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Very happy with my experience at the Barn and this is why I have renewed my contract for next year. I love that I get to spend time with my friends in the common social area, have an equipped gym accessible whenever I want to workout, a study space when I need a more quiet space to work. In addition, the location is great since shops aren’t too far away (as well as bars, restaurants, cinemas...).

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By JYSK
On 20th April 21

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Most helpful review

Very happy with my experience at the Barn and this is why I have renewed my contract for next year. I love that I get to spend time with my friends in the common social area, have an equipped gym accessible whenever I want to workout, a study space when I need a more quiet space to work. In addition, the location is great since shops aren’t too far away (as well as bars, restaurants, cinemas...).

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By JYSK
On 20th April 21

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Very modern, well situated, very noisy (due to constructions around)

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 22nd April 21

It is so cool to live here, I meet friends here and the location is great. It is safe and happy to live here for freshers just like me. I love this place. Strongly recommended!!

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 22nd April 21

The barn accommodation is a really nice place, and the property management is very helpful and excellent.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 22nd April 21

The Barn is really close to the city center with international shops and restaurants surrounding it. The reception team is wonderful and very accommodating and help with whatever issue you might face. They also create fun socials and sessions for you to interact in and offer food and snacks sometimes. Any maintenance issue is dealt with as quickly as possible and has made my life easier. The social spaces they offer such as the gym and the communal area is great and spacious. Never had any problem with the WiFi, it’s always been fast and reliable. I would really recommend this accommodation compared to other private ones

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 22nd April 21

Great living experience and nice staff. Good management during lockdown at pandemic time.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 21st April 21

The size of the room is just right, very comfortable, and the layout of the space is very reasonable. The apartment is located in the city center, which is very convenient. The management staff are very warm and friendly.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 21st April 21

I have really enjoyed my time at the barn, though of course COVID has rather limited the social interactions for a studio flat user like me. Management/reception has been responsive and helpful over my time here and the facilities available are top quality. The location is also excellent, being close enough to walk to uni comfortably but placed centrally in town for easy access to shopping. Internet access is also usually good, though done through a secondary provider that can be a little limiting. Overall, very good though of course not cheap.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 21st April 21

A very friendly accommodation! The staff are very nice and the rooms and kitchen are quite spacious. The location is also very convenient.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 21st April 21

Love the lil gifts (herbs, muffins, chocolate, Easter egg etc) - makes me happy after studying all day!

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 20th April 21

Staff are very nice, friendly and helpful; Studio rooms are comfortable and spacious.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 20th April 21

It’s a relatively good experience. However, given the covid circumstances where most of facilities were inaccessible, a partial refund on the rent would be good.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 20th April 21

This is a great apartment, the reception staff are friendly, and the apartment is safe.I will strongly recommend my friend to choose this apartment.

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 20th April 21

The facilities inside the accommodation are really good, but I have not had the opportunity to take full advantage of them due to Covid-19. I wish there were more opportunities to meet other residents.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 20th April 21

Management team is very friendly to us. Always helpful. I love enjoying staying here, that's why I have been living in the Barn for 2 years.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 20th April 21

Very happy with my experience at the Barn and this is why I have renewed my contract for next year. I love that I get to spend time with my friends in the common social area, have an equipped gym accessible whenever I want to workout, a study space when I need a more quiet space to work. In addition, the location is great since shops aren’t too far away (as well as bars, restaurants, cinemas...).

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 20th April 21

The barn Exeter: Good! I like how there’s always free stuff for us!!

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 20th April 21

First of all, all staffs in The Barn are very nice and helpful! The gym room down stairs is very convenient for me because during lockdown all the gym are closed but I can still go to gym as usual.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 31st January 20

- clean -supportive staff - loads of activities to get involved in

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 22nd February 19

Occupying a studio in the Barn has been a superb experience six months in. As with everything, what makes or breaks an environment is the staff which run the operation. That is something where the Barn has hit gold. Upon your first arrival, a staff member will greet you by name. This instantly makes you feel welcome, particularly during the trying time that is moving into new accommodation, and is indicative of the usual level of service provided to all residents. The impeccable amenities including a gym (to roll out of bed into), the conscientious of the staff, who go above and beyond, the central city centre location, and the generous size of my studio has made staying at the Barn for the first year of my History undergraduate degree at Exeter University a thoroughly memorable experience.

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