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The City Gate Hotel

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1 Iron Bridge Lower North Street, Exeter EX4 3RB England See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from our annual weekend away to Exeter, we have previously stayed at the City Gate many times & have always had a fab time with the staff always being friendly & welcoming. However due to myself & my husband both having...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The City Gate is even nicer than it looks in the photos - the stylish decor, with its quirky themes, and the range of amenities at this boutique hotel are excellent. We booked directly and the receptionist couldn't have been more helpful. On arrival we...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank gezellig54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a couple of nights here to celebrate my birthday. I loved the room decor and the bed was huge! And so comfy. Nicola on reception knew it was my birthday and had gone out and bought a box of chocolates which was a really...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank kittykook
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a night away in this hotel booked last minute. We could not fault it. The breakfast was lovely, freshly cooked and well worth £10. Very central location close to shops, bars and restaurants. Very friendly, helpful bar staff. Would definitely return and would stay...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank katebagwell2018
Reviewed 28 October 2018

This was a really nice boutique hotel right in the heart of Exeter. The outside does not reflect the nice interior rooms (albeit if you have luggage, it is hard to negotiate the stairs). The receptionists are helpful and the room, whilst not huge is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from City Gate E, Manager at The City Gate HotelResponded 30 October 2018

Hello Ann L, I hope yo are well and having a good week. Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review, I am am really glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the special little touches. I have passed your...More

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US$ 85 - US$ 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Traveller (83)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (6)
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Laura L
11 April 2018|
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Response from 58katherinej | Reviewed this property |
It doesn’t have designated parking but the multi storey car park that we used is just opposite and really reasonably priced.
10 March 2018|
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Response from CambridgeshireBots | Reviewed this property |
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25 May 2017|
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Response from Sweething69 |
Yes they are in the beer garden 😀
Room Tips
"Don't stay in room 16!!"
7 Jun 2018
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"Try asking for rooms further away from the bar - in the summer I can imagine the beer garden being quite..."
9 Jan 2018
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"Even though the Hotel was very busy with parties, we didn’t have any noise travelling up to our rooms.."
17 Dec 2017
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"From reports, all rooms are of equal very high standard."
18 Jun 2017
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