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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel seriously needs a refurb and the way it's run its terrible! I checked in was told my room number and got to my room it was as tiny and when I say tiny I mean tiny I couldn't open the door fully because it hit the bed. The room was filthy I had to go down and complain... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Is it a hotel, is it a boarding house or is it just strange..... Not sure how this place ever stays open or makes money. The bar is shut constantly, the resteraunt is closed. No one sits on reception and a strange Italian man sits in the corner of the bar area watching TV. ! Is he the owner ??... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for a month between moves, very odd place to be called a Hotel its more like a boarding house. The bar is not open every night, we never found the restaurant open so didnt eat there and never anyone at reception. Okay for one night but ...... The sheets were changed once a week but the sachets... More 

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Thank JANET A
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

It's all well documented by others, all totally true. This is a strange place which has no cash so no staff. We'll be talking (laughing!) about it for years. The bedrooms were comfortable and Wifi was good so you can get away with it. The breakfast was terrible, in the most depressing surroundings. Thanks goodness I had company. The other... More 

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Thank WeeLamb2014
yorkshire england
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

a few people have said its a strange place . I didn't believe it but its true . The dial 200 at reception is most odd. They have a automatic light system that comes on when you enter the corridor but a good few seconds delayed so your in the dark for about 5 seconds. most off-putting. The room was... More 

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

After a booking blunder at a different hotel l was found needing a room at late notice and this was the only hotel with availability. After a four hour drive, it was this hotel or a sleep in the car. On reflection, the car would have been cleaner and more comfortable. Room was dirty, mattress was very poor and the... More 

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Thank peter g
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

On arrival at the hotel the person on Reception said that he wasn't sure if he had received the on-line booking from Booking.com so he asked for my phone so he could see the confirmation email. I was given Room No 20 and the door lock was faulty and although I complained I was told I had to play around... More 

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Tarporley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

To echo other reviews, very strange place. Was spotlessly clean on our visit, rooms and communal areas alike.. Didn't go for breakfast.. it pushed the room price up 22 quid despite the card in room saying it only 8 quid! Poor maths on the receptionists part I feel. The interior of the bar is like something from a 1970s cruise... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Upon arrival, the receptionist took my payment and then as we were beginning to walk up the stairs she stopped us to make a point of "no parties or additional guests", which we both found rather strange! By which she meant that she anticipated that we might be wanting to invite a house of guests round to our hotel room... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the gate hotel for two nights whilst my daughter was in hospital. Place is dated and needs redecorating. However.room was clean and the bed was comfy. First night I.was.freezing cold but was told.this was because the radiator wasn't switched on. Probably should have checked it very late arrival and just fell into bed. Maybe the room should be... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Gate

Address: Gates Way, Stevenage SG1 3LJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Stevenage
Price Range: $88 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gate 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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