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    The City Gate Hotel

    1 Iron Bridge | Lower North Street, Exeter EX4 3RB, England
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$128
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          Overview
          • Excellent26%
          • Very good38%
          • Average15%
          • Poor12%
          • Terrible7%
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          “beer garden” (14 reviews)
          “the pub” (33 reviews)
          “young lad” (3 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          We stayed for 1 night at the City Gate Hotel and the only downside was that we didn't get to spend longer in the room to enjoy it. We did however enjoy the beer garden in the afternoon and dinner in the conservatory. The room...More

          Thank Mrsjk76
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Absolutely spot on! From the moment we arrived we loved every minute of our stay at City Gate. Excellent customer service across the whole team, fantastic interior design, a stunning ~ very reasonably priced ~ room (complimentary port and fudge was a really nice touch!),...More

          1  Thank venustc
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed here when attending a wedding at Exeter castle. The location is perfect for wandering into town and we passed loads of restaurants just a few minutes from the hotel. When we arrived it was before check in time but the reception staff were...More

          Thank Jennifer B
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          One of the best hotels I have stayed in, which met my every need. Superfast Internet, Sky HD with movies and sport channels, fancy Nespresso machine, posh tea, a welcome glass of port, safe, mini bar, etc etc. The room was very quiet even on...More

          1  Thank bigwaverider9
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Perfect holiday staying at the beautiful City Gate boutique hotel. Delicious food, great selection of drinks. Friendly 'Happy to help' well trained staff. Thanks again Robin and team for the wonderful hospitality. Definitely will be returning!

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          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
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          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$103 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
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          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 14
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          • Exeter
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          • The City Gate Hotel Exeter, Devon
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          Steve K
          Are dogs allowed in the bar / garden areas?
          25 May 2017|
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          958itchyfeet
          Do you accept dogs ?
          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
          Is there parking if we choose to book a room with you?
          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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          "Best views are at rear of hotel but this is where a large pub garden is situated ."
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          "Go somewhere else if you want any sleep"
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          "The top floor is probably quieter"
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          "The wifi in my room on the first floor was very poor"
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