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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Stanley, Falkland Islands
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel & bar. Friendly staff. Nice, clean & comfy room. Excellent location. Good value. One problem was some of the cleaning staff chatting loudly right outside our room for ages, not impressed. Another problem was drunks outside but then again it is a pub. Would definitely stay again.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super. Clean and comfortable. Staff all very accommodating. Excellent food and great beers. City Gate is on the way to the city centre from the station - ideal location. Have stayed Friday nights and the atmosphere in the pub is very friendly. FABULOUS BREAKFAST, with an excellent pot of tea after a good night's sleep. Does what it says on... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here while I visited my Sister who lives in Exeter. It was a great little hotel stay with lots of warm charm and the courtyard bar was a great place to catch up over several glasses of white.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

booked in for somewhere to stay after our xmas do, was a nice and comfy room, really comfy bed, a lot of standing around talking by the bar staff but a lovely stay in the hotel room, we would definitely stay again if we were going to exeter again! :)

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Northumberland, UK
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22 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

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
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

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 November 30, 2014

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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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 

London, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 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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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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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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