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    The City Gate Hotel

    1 Iron Bridge | Lower North Street, Exeter EX4 3RB, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
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    • Average13%
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    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “beer garden” (19 reviews)
    “fudge” (12 reviews)
    “the pub” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a beautiful boutique hotel in the city centre. All rooms are individually decorated to a very high standard. Our room was enormous and all very high quality finished. The stairs to rooms are very steep. Whilst the hotel is along a road, noise...More

    Thank CambridgeshireBots
    Response from City_Gate_Exeter, Manager at The City Gate HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hello CambridgeshireBots, I hope you are well! Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit at the City Gate, we very much appreciate our guests comments and your feedback enables us to make continued improvements to the service we on offer. I...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed one night at the City Gate. It is in a convenient position for the city centre but not quite close enough to walk to the station easily. The room was comfortable with a large bed, no noise for us even though we were...More

    Thank moorlander a
    Response from City_Gate_Exeter, Manager at The City Gate HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Moorlander A, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit at the City Gate, we very much appreciate our guests comments and your feedback enables us to make continued improvements to the service we on offer. I will pass your comments...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I loved my stay here. We had a lovely welcome with complimentary fudge and port on arrival. The room was tasteful, clean and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent. I really couldn't say anything bad about it.More

    Thank PAT190737
    Response from City_Gate_Exeter, Manager at The City Gate HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Morning PAT190737, I hope you are well. I would like to personally thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at The City Gate. This type of thoughtful feedback is extremely helpful and important to us in delivering the highest levels of...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Smart, tasteful room, recently refurbished with quality fittings and finished to a good standard. and with lots of interesting little touches, which added to the experience. Very clean throughout. Comfortable bed and good quality bedding. Felt like Egyptian cotton. Very pleasant and accommodating staff. Nothing...More

    Thank rodykickham
    Response from City_Gate_Exeter, Manager at The City Gate HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Rodykickham, I hope you are well. I would like to personally thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at The City Gate. We strive every day to ensure our guests have a wonderful, relaxing experience at our hotel and it...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

    On arrival we were given a warm welcome. An easy check followed before we were taken up to our room. Our host explained where everything was and how it worked. He then pointed out the complimentary fudge and port. As one of our party is...More

    Thank jumpcoach
    Response from City_Gate_Exeter, Manager at The City Gate HotelResponded 30 October 2017

    Good Morning Jumpcoach, I hope you are well. Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at our hotel, we very much appreciate our guests comments and your feedback enables us to make continued improvements to the service we on offer. I...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$125 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Steve K
    25 May 2017|
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    Response from Sweething69 |
    Yes they are in the beer garden 😀
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    958itchyfeet
    17 May 2017|
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    Response from City_Gate_Exeter | Property representative |
    Hello, I'm afraid we don't allow dogs in our hotel rooms.
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    melgie
    7 June 2015|
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    Response from City_Gate_Exeter | Property representative |
    I am afraid we do not have our own parking, however there are 2 carparks over the road from us, Mary Arches and Harlequins.
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    "From reports, all rooms are of equal very high standard."
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    "we had room 1 and it was amazing. quiet and fantastic AC"
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    "Best views are at rear of hotel but this is where a large pub garden is situated ."
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    "The top floor is probably quieter"
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