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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 29 hotels in Exeter
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days 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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Neath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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lincolnshire
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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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Cornwall
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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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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We have just spent 2 nights here and thoroughly recommend it. A really warm welcome, enormous room that was very clean with big wardrobe, tea/coffee making, iron, hairdryer etc. Really helpful staff, called taxis etc. Good breakfast and very reasonable cost - we had a Young's voucher so got free breakfast and a few quid off the room cost. Would... More

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London
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Initial impressions were ok. Very good location close to everything and the staff were very welcoming. The room seemed spacious and although tired looked ok. There was quite a lot of traffic noise but as a city centre hotel I expected this and it didn't bother me. Unfortunately the bed was dreadful, saggy with a huge dip in the centre.... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

have just stayed here for a rugby weekend, lovely stay, rooms lovely cleaned & restocked everyday, lovely big bath towels, great breakfast & lovely atmosphere in pub, very nice relaxing conservatory to sit in & music at weekends, cant wait to go back.

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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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