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Gateway Hotel

42 Chepstow Rd, Newport NP19 8WS, Wales
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Mattress completely collapsed. Awake nearly all night. Shower doors would not close so water all over floor. Shower low pressure so water came out like a tap running. Towels like rags. No plug in sink. Bathroom needed a bit of renovation and a good clean in the corners. Sheets clean but smelly. Breakfast good. And for a good evening meal... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was clean and tidy and for the price it is definitely value for money. Friendly receptionist and very helpful. They even allowed us to use their microwave to warm up our own home made food up. Would definitely stay here again or recommend it to anyone that is looking for an inexpensive, clean room to rest their heads... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked the room just 24 hours before arriving at a very reasonable price for the room. We arrived and were offered the wifi code, advice on parking outside the hotel, even suggested a few nice places to eat just a short walk away. We went to our room which was small but was nicely set out with clean bathroom... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

When I stay at a hotel the two things I want from my stay is a clean comfortable room and a clean modern shower and I was spoilt in both cases. It must have recently had a new bathroom installed because it was very clean and shiney and they set out a number of free products to really show off.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

You get what you pay for, and for under £40 you can't complain at all, its clean the staff are friendly and the breakfast is a fiver, would definitely come back! There were a couple exposed stopcocks on the bathroom wall but unless you expect Hilton quality for a quarter of the price this shouldn't be a problem.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Shabby decorations and furniture; mouldy grouting around the shower tiling; a split in the carpet; a non working bedside light; curtains hanging down because they are not attached to curtain hooks; no one on reception - which was locked; no hairdryer; chipped furniture - and we paid £85 breakfast not included.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Just wanted a cheap room for the night.this was a comfortable room quiet.warm with shower and toilet ensuite.very good for the money.local takeaways come in handy as well.all in all very good and pleasant.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Ok, so either I pay £500 a night or go for a £80 a night feast of a hotel, with its own hot and cold water. A little bit seedy if i am honest, but remember where you are, and what you're here to do. Shout of England, beat the welsh, and enjoy a great game of rugby. Which it... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We stayed here rather Cardiff for the rugby. It's a couple of Victorian houses next to each other . All good. Basic, but clean and comfy. Few minutes walk to the station and a couple of good pins nearby. Breakfast was surprisingly good. Good value, will use again.

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Ely, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

DIRTY-RUN DOWN-NEVER AGAIN! This looked great in the adverts, on arrival things unfolded in a negative way! The reception was manned by a miserable man. The room we stayed in (No 20) was at the front of the property on the main road. We had to guess where it was as there are no directional signs or indication as to... More 

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