THISTLE EXETER

Queen St., Exeter Devon EX43SP United Kingdom (GBR)
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4 Star Downtown Hotel
50.725187-3.534023
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  • Free comp. breakfast
  • 98 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 4 floors in property
  • 2 suites in property
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 12:00
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.7/10
  • 10 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Local AttractionsPicture House Cinema - 0.4 Miles Based in the centre of Exeter, this cinema shows all of the latest films with various special offers available. Exeter Cathedral - 0.3 Miles Undoubtedly one of the great cathedrals of England, and one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture anywhere. Its visual beauty is a story in stone and glass, embroidery and wood of the faith that built it; a faith which is alive and well and can be experienced here every day.Westpoint Arena - 6.2 Miles The South West's leading venue for concerts, conferences, exhibitions and fairs, and also home of the Develop County Show in 2013.Crealy Great Adventure Park - 8.3 Miles A vibrant and welcoming visitor destination year-round, uniquely interpreting the legends of the area and famous for delivering great adventures. The family-owned theme park contains great rides and plenty of indoor and outdoor fun for a great day out.Exeter Quay - 0.6 Miles Quayside is one of the most attractive areas of t

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Property Description

The four-star Thistle Exeter, The Rougemont hotel in Exeter is an elegant Victorian building situated near the city's railway station. It is one of the few hotels in Exeter and so serves as the ideal base from which to explore this historic city. You can walk straight into City Centre, with its fine shopping, Roman walls and beautiful Cathedral or visit the nearby Rougemont Gardens. Complimentary superfast Wi-Fi is available trhoughout the hotel.Rougemont Gardens were described by one Victorian writer as 'a gem set in the heart of Exeter'. The same description could easily be applied to Thistle Exeter, The Rougemont hotel, an elegant Victorian hotel situated opposite to Exeter Central train station and close to Exeter St Davids train station. As one of the few hotels near Exeter City Centre, you’ll find the City’s fine shopping and many ancient buildings, including its Roman walls and 12th Century Cathedral, just a short walk away. The Hotel is located ideally situated next to Exeter College and close to Exeter University.We have 98 bedrooms and Suites in the Hotel, Drakes Restaurant and Bar, Nelsons Lounge - a great place to enjoy traditional afternoon tea. The Hotel has the largest banquetting facilities in the centre of Exeter with 10 meeting rooms, the largest of which seats 300 people theatre-style, making us a popular choice for business meetings and seminars. With our elegant appointments and luxury setting, Thistle Exeter, The Rougemont hotel is also one of Exeter's leading wedding venues. Luxurious, comfortable and convenient – the perfect combination.Explore Exeter from our City Centre hotel and Exeter can be easily explored on foot, so you can safely leave the car in our limited on-site car parking, available at an additional charge.Just 200 yards from the hotel and in the heart of the city, Exeter Phoenix presents a unique and exciting contemporary programme of dance, theatre, live art, music, spoken word, film and visual art. The Hotel is situated just 2 minutes from Exeter High street and close to the PrincessHay and Guildhall shopping precincts along with the new John Lewis department store.At Thistle Exeter, The Rougemont you have a choice of dining right through the day and into the night. Relaxed and welcoming, our Drakes Restaurant has an enticing menu featuring home-cooked favourites and modern European dishes, complemented by an extensive wine list. Meanwhile, our Nelsons Lounge Bar serves a wide range of drinks, snacks and light meals in informal surroundings –perfect between meetings, after work or before dinner. And if you’re starting early, or staying up late, our full room service menu means you can always get hold of a drink, snack or light meal, even out of hours.The luxury accommodations of the Thistle Exeter, The Rougemont Hotel are complemented with an array of meeting rooms and special events venues that are decidedly affordable for any budget. With 11 meeting rooms, Thistle Exeter, The Rougemont is one of the prime locations for conferences and business meetings near Exeter.Conveniently located in Exeter City centre with easy access to Exeter Central Rail Station and the main M5, Thistle Exeter, The Rougemont Hotel is perfectly suited for business meetings, corporate special events, board meetings and other events such as banquets and private dining. For guests and meeting attendees driving to Exeter, parking for 26 cars is available on site, with additional parking located nearby.The largest room, the Devonshire Suite, seats up to 250 theatre style or configurable in various styles for conferences or banqueting. We have 9 smaller rooms suitable for seminars, team briefings and board meetings, plus break-out areas where you can stretch your legs, chat informally and catch up on your messages.We offer a full range of food and drink during your time with us, including an expanded range of healthy options. Arrival drinks, elevenses, buffet lunches and afternoon tea can be served in your meeting room; you may also choose to use our Drakes Restaurant and Nelsons bar.

Green Sustainability

Thistle Environmental Policy whihc covers energy consumption, water conservation, waste management and responsible purchasing

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:14:00
Check Out:12:00
Year of Last Renovation:2011
Floors:4
Rooms:98
Corridors:Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:98
Handicap Rooms:2
Suites:2
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:10 View Spaces
Banquet Space:Holds 250 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:24 hours
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
2pm on day of arrival
Nightly Parking:8.00
Typical Group Deposit:30
Total Taxes:20.00%
Parking Fee: 8.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:10.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:14.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:14.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:15.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:12.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:10.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:18.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:15.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 3.50 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 3.50 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:15.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda:12.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bottled Water: 8.00 Per Person
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:10.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.

  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Child facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

From Exeter Airport either by bus / car, join the A30 at Clyst Honiton towards Exeter. Follow signs to City Centre, pass the High Street on the left and keep going until you reach the roundabout by Exeter H.M. Prison. Turn left and at the next roundabout turn left again into Queen Street. Thistle Exeter City Centre is on the right, opposite Central Station. 15 minute taxi journey and cost £15.00 one way.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Thistle Exeter

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Thistle Exeter.

Feel free to use the Thistle Exeter meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Exeter Devon event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Devonshire19 x 11 x 3229250/25020012060608415/12--2501
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Devonshire

Can be divided into two parts and has a divider in room.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
229 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
19 x 11 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£300.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£600.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£300.00 GBP
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Cavendish18 x 9 x 4166150/120606060606510/81501501
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Cavendish

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
166 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
18 x 9 x 4 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
2
Windows:
10
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£500.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£200.00 GBP
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Compton18 x 5 x 210750/40383638384510/8110501
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Compton

Can be divided into 3 smaller meeting rooms.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
107 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
18 x 5 x 2 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£200.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£400.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£200.00 GBP
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Derby9 x 6 x 35540/4028202828346/46060--
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Derby

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
55 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£200.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£400.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£175.00 GBP
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Burlington5 x 5 x 334--/--1412141422--/--4020--
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Burlington

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
34 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£150.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£300.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£150.00 GBP
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Chatsworth5 x 5 x 332--/--1210121218--/--30----
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Chatsworth

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
32 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£125.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£125.00 GBP
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