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The City Gate Hotel

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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2013

In need of refurbishment downstairs, the bedrooms were clean , and comfortable. It was in a very good location unfortunately there is no car parking, you have to park in a nearby multi storey car park, which is locked at 9.30pm.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2013

We recently had our wedding lunch and evening reception here and cannot say enough thanks to Carl, Rosie and the team for taking such great care of every detail and for making our day just fantastic. The food was wonderful, the service was superb, the venue itself was ideal , the bedrooms are great and so was the breakfast. If...

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Thank MattA186262
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Bit tatty, in need of updating. Room clean, large bathroom but with big holes in the plaster! Reasonably good location, but should add extra £11 pn for carparking. Poor quality bed & pillows led to uncomfortable nights sleep. More 2 star B&B than 3 star hotel.

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Thank jadug59
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2013

I enjoyed my stay at City Gate - centrally located, the staff were friendly - my room (number 9) was very large and bed comfortable. The dinner we had downstairs was great value and very tasty, I would stay here on a return visit to Exeter.

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Thank Joel C
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Only two blocks from Exeter Central Train Station is a delightful old hotel and pub with good food. Numer Two room is generously sized and the beds are very comfortable. Nighttime was very quiet. Reception and wait staff gave prompt service.

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Thank Larbike
England
Reviewed 5 September 2013

I booked into The City Gate Hotel for a 1-night stay. I liked the photographs and the location when I booked it but was disappointed on arrival. Although the bar area is very pleasant with lots of oak panelling and a good layout it took me almost 40 minutes to book-in as the manager was on a meeting and the...

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London
Reviewed 27 August 2013

While the rooms are getting tired now, they are always clean and the staff are friendly. We always choose this hotel when staying in Exeter because we like the service we get from the management. It is very central to the shops, a short walk from the station and 5 minutes drive from Marsh Barton trading estate, so works for...

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Thank Paulthechef
uk
Reviewed 30 July 2013

I stayed there with a bunch of girlfriends. I can honestly say the Hotel and especially the staff where excellent. The rooms clean and modern. There is a wonderful outside area and the bar was also great. Great find close to shops and night life. Highly recommend.

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Thank 123tigerlily
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Stayed overnight pot luck! The hotel a little sad, however the room was great! working air con nice bathroom tv etc all working.We had a meal first class! staff really attentive [Kriss] served us and knew his menu. All very good a great nights sleep. All in all a good overnight.

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Thank roypp_12
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Great Hotel / pub in Exeter. Stayed there on business for just one night - a chance booking booking because the normal hotels I stay at were full (the large ones). Arrived 23:30. Staff could not have been more helpful - a real joy to arrive at such a place. Room was far, far, better than I'd hoped for. Large,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Exeter, The City Gate offers modern rooms, free Wi-Fi and a beer garden. Exeter Central and Exeter St Davids Railway Stations are nearby and the M5 motorway is within easy reach. The City Gate has 14 newly refurbished Boutique rooms with en-suite. They all feature a TV (with sky box), tea and coffee making facilities, mini bar, air conditioning and some complimentary treats! The City Gate Hotel features real ales and a traditional food menu, made using fine local produce. Guests can dine either in the restaurant or in the spacious conservatory. In the warmer months, the garden provides yet more dining space. This is our guests' favourite part of Exeter, according to independent reviews. We speak your language! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The City Gate Hotel

Address: 1 Iron Bridge | Lower North Street, Exeter EX4 3RB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range: £78 - £161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The City Gate Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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City Gate Hotel
The City Gate Hotel Exeter, Devon
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#6 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
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“Best views are at rear of hotel but this is where a large pub garden is situated .”
Sticky2013, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else if you want any sleep”
  • paint peeling from the wall
  • Broken tile held together with selotape
  • Mouldy shower curtain
  • Mouldy bath
GlobetrotterPort, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The top floor is probably quieter”
Adrian&Elena, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The wifi in my room on the first floor was very poor”
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“Room 13 was spacious”
HeddyChris, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
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