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The City Gate Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Iron Bridge | Lower North Street, Exeter EX4 3RB , England
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Ranked #25 of 30 Hotels in Exeter
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed in various pubs, I have to say for value for money this was one of the best. Small things make a difference and the location is great. The staff were friendly and the rooms were nice and clean with a fantastic bathroom. We will be staying next year ;)

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I first contacted the company about the state of this place as I am a shareholder, but I think tripadvisor users should be aware. Check in was fine but the room had a string of problems, not all of which were immediately obvious. I have a portfolio of photos of the issues and have added some here. To mention a... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the City Gate Hotel for one night mid-week in August. The hotel was easy to find and check-in was very efficient. Only slight issue was the lack of parking, but this was made clear on booking. The double room was a good size. It was clean with a fairly modern design and decoration. We... More

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Neath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We stayed here in July what a fab place staff all lovley garden stunning food lush room good size only one thing as a bad point bed to hard but apart from that we had a fab stay and will defo use again recommended to all 5*****

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Albinyana, Spain
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138 reviews 138 reviews
24 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

stayed here over the weekend and was pleasantly surprised by the place Rather old fashioned exterior and bar interior, very spacious lounge/garden out back Our room appeared to be recently refurbished, very comfortable bed and bedding Bathroom a bit tired, not very clean great location for city sightseeing

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Leeds (Kent), United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I stayed at the City Gate hotel over the weekend. The best part was the beer garden, it is definitely one of Exeter's hidden treasures. The turtles in the pond are a cute addition. The rooms could have done with some new curtains as they did look like they were on their last legs but the beds were very comfy... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Returned yesterday from Exeter having stayed at City Gate Hotel with our son and his two boys aged 5 and 3. My husband and I are senior citizens and the hotel catered for us all extremely well. We were made to feel most welcome and the rooms were lovely. The pub grub suited us and the beer garden was absolutely... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We didn't stay at the hotel so can't comment on the rooms etc but recently attended a party at one of the function rooms,I've never been more shocked,the owner/manager? Was the most rudest/ignorant lady I've ever met,the waitresses wasn't much better.ive lived in Exeter all my life and I've never experienced anything like this.WE WILL NOT BE COMING AGAIN !

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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Central excellent location and although there is no parking on site the multi storey car park across the road was fine and fairly priced for secure overnight parking. We just spent the 1 night here whilst going to see a band at the Phoenix, staff were helpful and the room was comfy and quiet, the City Gate being a pub... More

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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Stayed here on a Monday night for work. The young staff were helpful, friendly, and patient. We'd planned to explore the city centre, but were tired when we arrived, and it was raining, and the bar area looked so welcoming we stayed in - and were glad we did. We sat on a comfortable sofa in the warm conservatory and... More

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Address: Iron Bridge | Lower North Street, Exeter EX4 3RB , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The City Gate Hotel 3*
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