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City Hotel

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Just back from a wonderful week in the City Hotel in Derry. Could not say enough about our stay food was fantastic room was great and the staff were amazing, we were especially looked after by Thomas at dinner every night so thanks we will be back again for Sure.

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sally K Thank you for your review, “Fantastic week in Derry”, We are happy to be of service. I'll be sure to pass your thanks on to Thomas in the restaurant. We look forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Just love this hotel. Staff are ever so friendly and can't do enough for you! Special mention to our wee waitress Maeve. We were able to book the summer sizzler deal....bed breakfast and 4 course evening meal for £109! The food is amazing! There was a 2 piece band on in the hotel lobby....they weren't to our taste but the...

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear jomca Thank you for your review, and for your continued support and kind words, I'll be sure to pass your thanks on to Meave in the restaurant. We look forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Rooms were lovely with great facilities. Very comfortable and some has great views of the River Foyle and the Peace bridge. Breakfasts were mongst the best i have ever had, choice was great and the standard was excellent. It is a great hotel for people watching, busy and bustling at all times of the day. However as a party we...

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 451pamc Thank you for your review, we hope you enjoyed some success during the Foyle Cup. We do try to accommodate all guest requests in relation to room allocation of groups together whenever possible, I trust you understand that we have a limited number of "Family Rooms" per floor and therefore if all rooms required are of the same...

Cumbria
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Lovely hotel, very friendly staff, gorgeous food and brilliant with my gluten free diet. Nice pool. Wasn't prepared for the compulsory swimming cap thing but we had a lovely stay. Central and busy with lots on the doorstep.

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JockBCumbria Thank you for your review, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed the location and staff, we cater for all dietary needs and pleased we were able to help on this occasion. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We stayed here Tuesday as part of our C.I.E. tour. Tea and coffee were available in the lobby upon arrival. We could grab a cup at our leisure since it was self serve. The decor was dated but that's understandable given the area has been economically depressed. Our room was clean, spacious, and had a nice view of the river....

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nicole H Thank you for your review, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us during your tour with CIE, we trust the rest of your travels were as successful. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We stayed two nights at this hotel while in Londonderry. The hotel is in dire need of an upgrade. The furniture was cracked and peeling. Bathroom was alright but could have been cleaner. There was a wedding each night of our stay. Our room was about three floors above the venue which made it very loud with the band and...

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kathy K Thank you for your review, we apologise if any noise intrusion affected your stay, we try to ensure this does not happen through management of room allocation as you state, we do hope it will not dissuade you from making a return visit so that you may experience our true high levels of service. Yours sincerely Conor...

Ireland
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed over last Friday night for our aniversary, great room, fabulous meal, breakfast and 'craic' at the bar. Band in the bar was very good and the pool steam room and jacuzzi are excellent. Will definitely be staying over again.

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hotel_Sampler Thank you for your review, we appreciate the lovely review and the biggest compliment of all - a returning customer, we thank you for your continued business and support, especially from such a prolific traveller and top reviewer. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

Seaforth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Reception was busy as they had a large number of international cricketers staying with them but the soon got to us, check in was painless and very efficient, they had our bags sent up to our room, chatted about the town and sights and offered to book a table for us too. the room was first class, clean, well laid...

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tony M Thank you for your review, we especially like the title of your review, we are proud to be of service and hope you make a return visit soon. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

Derry, Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Sunday 5th.July 2015. I attended the wedding there of Bridgeen O Connell and Joseph Rey and their children,Aiveen and Aiden on Sunday the 5th.of July. This was one of the most professional from start to finish Days I have ever experienced. All the staff,the settings,food,customer care and overall function catering I have ever experienced in an Hotel in The City...

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Brian M Thank you for your review, we appreciate you taking the time to post of your experience with us, a lovely day was had by all, thank you for posting. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

antrim
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Well worth the money, the staff were very friendly, meal was unbelievable soo tasty and loads of choice, room was stylish and clean. We were both really surprised at the standard overall throughout the hotel. Def recommend this deal def be back

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CityHotelDerry, Guest Relations Manager at City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear gordy s Thank you for your review, and your kind words, we look forward to serving you in the future. Yours sincerely Conor Friel Guest Relations Manager

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Contemporary hotel located on the bend of River Foyle, 200 yards from Guildhall - Many rooms overlook these points of interest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Hotel

Address: Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Derry
Price Range: $131 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — City Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 158
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#1 Green Hotel in Derry
#5 Luxury Hotel in Derry
#6 Romantic Hotel in Derry
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#7 Family Hotel in Derry
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“The hotel faces river and road. Road noise on 4th floor minimal with window open.”
KrisK42, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try and get a room on 7th floor. Really stunning.”
sheenaO, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“have also stayed on the 5th floor and views were overlooking the foyle which was lovely”
jemmad141, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 320, for a good view of Peace bridge"”
944janetb, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms have a view of the Foyle, Peace Bridge or Guildhall.”
Euroking, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
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