Things to Do in Exeter

Hope Lodge is just 7 minutes walk from John Lewis and the town centre and right on the doorstep of the University of Exeter, ideally situated for visiting parents and friends.

Our personal recommendations for eating, drinking and shopping in Exeter.

Eating & Drinking

Forn Tapas Bar & Restaurant
The Exploding Bakery
The Rusty Bike
Harry’s Restaurant

Health & Fitness

Exeter Uni Sports Centre & Gym
Seasons 4 Food
Real Food Exeter


Try shopping in Gandy Street, Exeter.
Darts Farm
Fab Fancy Dress
Handmade shoes
Hotel Chocolat

Theatre & Cinema

Exeter Northcott
Exeter Picturehouse

Further Afield

Within 30mins you could be at Exmouth on the sunny Devon coast, walking in Dartmoor National Park or visiting National Trust properties like Castle Drogo and A la Rounde.