DiscoverExeter & Devon
Situated close to the city centre of Exeter and the natural beauty of the coast and countryside of South Devon, there are plenty of things to do right on our doorstep.
From strolls through Dartmoor's picturesque National Park to days out to award-winning zoos for all the family to enjoy. There is an abundance of things to see and discover.
Make memories and moments to last a lifetime during you escape away to The Devon Hotel.
Exclusive Guest Discounts
We want our guests to get the most out of their stay and enjoy all that Devon has to offer. We have teamed up with many local attractions and are pleased to offer you many discounts when staying at The Devon Hotel.
Whether you want to plan a family day out to a local theme park or spend an afternoon surrounding yourself with the blooming flower gardens of RHS Rosemoor.
Discover a stay full of adventure
This fascinating underground quarry has been worked since Roman times, so some 2000 years, and provided Beer stone for famous buildings across the country, including St Paul’s Cathedral.
Take a tour in the unique setting.
Widely regarded as the best model village in the world and a popular attraction for over 50 years, the beautifully crafted exhibits are complemented by an imaginative programme of entertainments.
An award-winning family park with 60 rides and attractions set in 100 acres of lovely countryside.
You are within easy reach of Dartmoor National Park with its rugged beauty and renowned walks. There are 368 square miles of moorland and forests, dotted with gorgeous villages to explore.
Exe Wake is a watersports company based in the coastal town of Exmouth and offers many exhilarating activities such as wakeboard lessons and banana boat rides.
Outstanding Gothic architecture and one of the most visited places in the West Country.
See the pride of Exeter. The Exeter Chiefs have gone from strength to strength in the past few years and are now genuine title contenders.
The latest news from Exeter City FC. Check fixtures, results, tickets, league table, club shop and more.
Exeter Northcott Theatre is situated within the University of Exeter and is the city's most renowned theatre, playing host to many musicals, plays, comedy shows and much more.
This lovely racecourse plays host to competitive racing throughout the National Hunt season.
Red Coat Tours operate throughout the year and provide free walking tours, letting you discover the history, culture and beauty of the city.
Exeter Underground Passages is a great family attraction that tells many stories of Exeter's history.
A lovely area in which to stroll and enjoy the riverside, cafes and interesting shops.
A friendly, award-winning zoo with a focus on education and conservation.
The UK’s No 1 tree top adventure park, set in the beautiful Haldon Forest.
This is an extraordinary glimpse into the private holiday home of the famous and much-loved author Agatha Christie and her family. The relaxed and atmospheric house is set in the 1950s.
This unique and beautiful World Heritage Site has over 95 miles of stunning coastline for you to explore. On the way, you can go fossil hunting and learn about The Jurassic Coast's fascinating history, which stretches back 185 million years!
Treat your family to a day of hands-on animal action at Pennywell Farm.
With more animals than anyone else in the South West you're in for a really wild time. See them all - giraffes, lions, gorillas, cheetahs and thrilling crocodiles, plus cheeky meerkats, colourful snakes and amazing monkeys.
A fine 18th century house set in 6,000 acres with beautiful landscaped gardens.
Steeped in over 600 years of history, with picturesque grounds, deer park, and adventure park.
At Rosemoor gardens, you can enjoy 65-acres of beautifully planted flower beds, set within a pretty wooded valley. Around every corner, there's a lovely surprise. The gardens are home to plants from around the world. Events take place through the year, there's lots of shopping to be done and children's activities keep little green-fingers amused.
Museum of the Year 2012 and home to an amazingly diverse collection.
Ride a bike along the pretty riverside cycle paths, or head out on the canal in a Canadian style canoe.
A wonderful charity that has been providing sanctuary and care for animals from all over the world for nearly 50 years. Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary is open every day of the year with free admission.
Excellent carp and coarse fishing lakes set in six acres of gorgeous countryside. Open dawn till dusk.
Stuart Line Cruises is based in the coastal town of Exmouth and offers boat trips showcasing the beauty of South Devon, such as the Jurassic Coast and seaside towns like Brixham and Sidmouth.
Thousands travel from far and wide to save fortunes on the biggest range of discounted goods in the West Country from carpets to paperclips - and to enjoy the superb family leisure facilities set in 100 acres of rolling South Devon countryside.
The largest exhibition and entertainment venue in the South West. Home to the Devon County Show, perfect for exhibitions, concerts and conferences.
10% off when you stay with us
Race World Go-Karting track is Exeter's very best indoor racing track! With a 400m circuit, flyover bridge, state-of-the-art equipment, conference room and 4000sq ft viewing area, it has something for everyone!