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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 #26 of 30 Hotels in Exeter
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    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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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

City Gate Hotel Exeter. We booked this hotel because of the positive reviews and were not disappointed. It is a decent hotel close to city centre offering good value for money. Our room was kept to a high standard and had good quality bedding and towels. There was a good cooked breakfast with interesting menu choices. The staff were friendly... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went here for a Christmas party meal rather than to stay in the hotel but I had to write a review regarding the restaurant. As I said I was here for my works Christmas party, we had all already pre ordered our food (which was lovely up until the pudding) we had a Muslim lady in our party who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at he City Gate. The staff are very friendly and our bedroom was huge with a 6ft wide bed! We would highly recommend this as its a very short walk from all the main shops. We had dinner at the hotel last night and the food was good. There was a jazz band on Friday... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

20 of us plus the coach driver spent 4 nights at this hotel where we had a warm welcome, comfortable rooms, excellent breakfasts and a really enjoyable stay. There is a lovely beer garden to meet up in, and a good selection of beers and drinks. Drinks prices were higher than in some of the other pubs in town but... More 

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Thank you for your Review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and maybe see you again next year. More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights over a weekend. Staff were welcoming and friendly. Room perfectly acceptable. Bed comfortable. Look this place isn't a 5 star swank palace but it's warm, comfortable and more than adequate for a short stay in or around Exeter. The only two things to take into consideration is (a) the lack of a lift so if you... More 

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45 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We ended up in the City Gate last night. The beer there is well kept, always. However, we decided (5 of us) to have a bar meal. Of the 5, one was said to be very good, two 'OK' but not great and 2 were simply dreadful. A lasagne was so overcooked, it couldn't be cut trough with a knife... More 

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

From the outside the hotel does not look that appealing, However it was very good, The room was very nice except for the windows and wash basin, which was badly stained, need replacing. I did mention this to the receptionist, she was aware of it and said repairs were due to be carried out soon. Great location near to city... More 

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rochester
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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

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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64 reviews 64 reviews
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

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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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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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*
Number of rooms: 15
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