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Braeside is centrally located in the historic city of Exeter.

Each room is individually decorated with elegant furnishings and bright colours. 

Free Wi-Fi is provided, and guests can make use of a hairdryer and tea and coffee-making facilities.

For convenient travel, we are just minutes away from both St David's & Central railway stations, and walking distance from the bus & coach station.

Catering for all budgets, we have en-suite double, twin and family rooms on our first and second floors.

Standard single, twin and double rooms with shared facilities are on the third floor.

Please note Braeside is a beautiful grade II listed Victorian building and as such cannot accommodate a lift.

We are a room only establishment with a Covid friendly key safe entry, hence we do not operate a main office/reception system, however if you need to contact us, please either email us or leave a message on our voicemail. We will respond as soon as possible.

Recommended restaurants from less than one minute away can be found in each room's guest information books.

Car Parking

On-street parking permits can be supplied to allow you to park in the Residential Parking Bays within the 'H' zone area of Exeter around Braeside and are charged at £3 per day.  PLEASE NOTE: These parking permits are available by prior request and valid from 12 noon to 12 noon the following day.

A covered city car park and open air car park are 1-2 minutes’ walk from Braeside.

There are also free 2-hour parking bays in the local vicinity which operate from 9am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday.

We have a small front garden where guests may sit and relax.

Smoking is allowed in this area.

Braeside is easily accessed via Exeter International Airport and the M5 motorway. Please see Find Us for more information.

Major attractions within walking distance:

  • Exeter College (2 minutes walk)

  • Exeter University (15 minutes walk)

  • Exeter Cathedral (10 minutes walk)

  • High Sheet and Princesshay Shopping Centre (5 minutes walk)

  • The River Exe and Exeter Quayside (15 minutes walk)

  • Exeter Chiefs Rugby Ground Sandy Park (10 minutes by train, from Central Station)

  • Exeter Central Train Station (2 minutes walk)

  • St David's Train Station (10 minutes walk)

  • Exeter Bus Station (10 minutes walk)

  • Local Theatres and the Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery (Walking distance)

If you require to book a TAXI, you can call:

  • Apple Taxis on 01392 666666

  • Exe Cars on 01392 555555

  • Z Cars on 01392 422888

For more information on 'What's On' and 'Sights to See' please see our Exeter City page.

Braeside Covid-19 precautions and safety measures


Dear Guests

  • Braeside is operating an enhanced cleaning regime.

  • All rooms are thoroughly disinfected between guests.

  • Please help us by hand sanitising on entry and washing your hands for at least 20 seconds on exiting your room. (The amount of time it takes to sing "Happy Birthday" twice)

  • We service rooms between 10am and 1pm and will ask you, for our safety to vacate your room whilst we do so.

  • If you do not wish us to enter your room please leave the “do not disturb sign” on your door between 10am and 1pm

  • In the unlikely event you meet others not in your in your household in the hall please leave a 2 meter distance between yourselves where possible.

  • Shared bathroom and toilet: Please use your own hand towels or the paper towels provided, please place paper towels straight in the bin.

  • We are cleaning shared areas regularly, including the main door, banisters and fire doors.

  • If you have any Covid 19 symptoms, such as a high temperature, cough or change in taste or smell, please stay in your room and contact the manager on 07850 192213

Access Statement

There are 3 steps from the pavement to the garden path. There are 10 steps from the garden to the front door. 19 steps from the ground floor to the first floor. 18 steps from the first floor to the second floor.  16 steps from the second floor to the third floor. Due to the age of the property, there is no lift/elevator.

Whatever your reasons for staying to the City, you'll be glad that you chose Braeside, your home from home. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us by email on phone: 01392 256875 or via our Contact Page.