54 St. Davids Hill
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We are a 10-minute walk from the High Street, Exeter St Davids Train Station, Exeter Central Train Station, and the Bus Station. We are steps away from the University, the Cathedral, the many shops and restaurants of the High Street, Queen Street, and the unique Gandy Street.
From Exeter St Davids Train Station – 450 metres walk:
Opposite the station entrance and car park, you will see a Premier Inn. First, walk towards it along the pavement and cross Bonhay Rd at the pedestrian crossing. Next, turn left and walk 10 metres, and immediately on your right is a footpath with an archway / sign reading: To City Centre. Follow the footpath up hill and at the top, turn right and continue along the road. At the mini roundabout, stay to the right and use the crossing to cross the road. Once on the other side, turn right and continue 125 metres. You will see Townhouse Exeter on your left, just past the Church Path.
Alternatively Bus ‘H’ and ’54’ from St Davids Station stops at ‘College’ stop, adjacent St Davids Church.
We recommend you do not follow smart phone directions which take you up Peep Lane, further along Bonhay Rd.
From Exeter Central Train Station – 500 metres walk:
Exit the station and turn right (Queen St). Follow the pavement all the way to the Clock Tower roundabout. Just before the roundabout, cross over the zebra crossing and go straight down Richmond Road in front of you (there is a fish & chip shop on the corner and then a hairdresser to the left). Go to the end of Richmond Road and turn right at the laundrette – this is St Davids Hill. Walk 125 metres and you will see Townhouse Exeter on your right, next to the Church Path.
From Exeter Bus Station – 1.3 km walk:
Go onto Paris Street and turn right. Look for Next or John Lewis. At Next, turn left and walk down the High Street to Queen Street. Turn right onto Queen Street and walk along until you come to Exeter Central Station on your right. From here, follow the instructions above from Exeter Central Station.
We do not have on-site parking and parking is not included with your booking. For bicycle parking, see below.
Free parking (restrictions)
For arrivals from 4pm or after, the local 2-hour parking bays are free overnight from 4pm until 11am the next day, Monday to Friday. On Saturdays, they are free from 4pm until 11am on Mondays.
Guesthouse Parking Permits – £4.00 per car, per night*
Available at reception. These allow for on-street parking in the local residential ‘J’ bays and are valid from check-in to 12pm the day of departure). (*For stays booked with us. Fee may be higher for stays booked elsewhere.)
Reserved, Off-street Parking – £6.00 per car, per night*
Available by advance booking only, subject to availability / limited basis. Off-street parking is adjacent to us in a private car park, 2 minutes walk away. (*For stays booked with us. Fee may be higher for stays booked elsewhere.)
Pay & Display Car Parking
Bystock Terrace Car Park (EX4 4HY) is a 3-minute walk from us with chargeable rates from 8am to 6pm. Rates from £2.20 for 1 hour, up to £11 per day (as of June 2021). There is no charge for parking overnight between 6pm and 8am.
Bicycle parking is available on a restricted, outside basis only. Advance reservation required – please contact us to arrange. Bicycles, bicycle parts or batteries (for e-bikes) are not allowed in the building or rooms – no exceptions. We are not responsible for any loss or damage to your bicycle(s).
If you would like to contact us, you can email, telephone, or use the ‘get in touch’ form. We look forward to hearing from you.