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The City Gate Hotel

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Dining (6)
Certificate of Excellence

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In the heart of Exeter, The City Gate offers modern rooms, free Wi-Fi and a beer garden. Exeter Central and Exeter St Davids Railway Stations are nearby and the M5 motorway is within easy reach. The City Gate has 14 newly refurbished Boutique rooms with en-suite. They all feature a TV (with sky box), tea and coffee making facilities, mini bar, air conditioning and some complimentary treats! The City Gate Hotel features real ales and a traditional food menu, made using fine local produce. Guests can dine either in the restaurant or in the spacious conservatory. In the warmer months, the garden provides yet more dining space. This is our guests' favourite part of Exeter, according to independent reviews. We speak your language!
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Room service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Air conditioning
Minibar
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
HOTEL CLASS

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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
139Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
55Attractionswithin 0.5 km
323Reviews
112Photos
6Q+A
53Room tips
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I stay here at least once a month and have done for the last year or so. My company used to put me up in the Mercure up the road but one time they couldn’t get me in so I booked here. Best thing that happened to me. I haven’t stayed anywhere else in Exeter since. The staff have
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Response from City Gate E, Receptionist at The City Gate Hotel
Responded yesterday
Hello Laurie, Thank you so much for your review of the City Gate - we're also happy you liked the hotel so much that you have continued to come back :) We really appreciate your lovely comments and feedback, we strive everyday to ensure our guests have a wonderful, enjoyable experience so it is really encouraging for someone to tell us. We look forward to seeing you soon! Have a great weekend. Kind regards, Reception Team
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We normally stay in the city centre when we visit Exeter we decided to try this place and we are glad we did. The hotel was actually closer to the centre than we thought only 5 mins walk to the shops which was fantastic! The hotel has 15 rooms all tastefully decorated ( we
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Response from City Gate E, Receptionist at The City Gate Hotel
Responded yesterday
Hello smig9y, Thank you for such a lovely review of your recent stay at the City Gate. We really appreciate our guests feedback and the team will be so happy to hear your great comments! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to enjoy the facilities we have on offer. Thank you so much for choosing our hotel and look forward to welcoming you back again when you are next in Exeter. Have a great day! Kind regards, Reception Team
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Really enjoyed my recent stay here, staff were helpful and friendly and the food was great! Comfortable large bed, sparkling clean bathroom, good desk and wifi. I'll stay again next time I'm in Exeter.
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Response from City Gate E, Receptionist at The City Gate Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Good afternoon Timo00, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent stay at the City Gate. We really appreciate all guest feedback so thanks so much for the very lovely comments about your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in Exeter :) Have a great day. Kind regards, Reception Team
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Had a lovely welcome when checking in with a beautiful lady. Told about all facilities and given key to room. We were on top floor and we were very pleased indeed with our modern fresh looking room. Great bathroom with lovely toiletries. Bed was so comfortable lovely bed linen
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Response from City Gate E, Receptionist at The City Gate Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good afternoon lindanorthants, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the City Gate, we really appreciate such lovely comments and feedback, I will be sure to pass this all on to the team who work really hard to keep our high standards in customer service. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in Exeter! Have a lovely day! Kind regards, Reception Team
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Lovely relaxed bar, good value lunchtime menu. Friendly staff - love visiting this bar! Sensibly priced food for lunchtime - Fish finger sandwich, steak sandwich and chicken, bacon etc - all recommended!
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Response from City Gate E, Receptionist at The City Gate Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good morning Suzanne C, 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 have on offer. Lovely to hear you enjoyed your lunchtime experience with us and I will be sure to let our kitchen and bar team know of your great feedback. Hope to welcome you back again so you can sample some more of our delicious menu! Have a great day. Kind regards, Reception Team
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It doesn’t have designated parking but the multi storey car park that we used is just opposite and really reasonably priced.
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Hi, are you within walking distance to the university ?
Yes, no problem!
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Yes they are in the beer garden 😀
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Do you accept dogs ?
Hello, I'm afraid we don't allow dogs in our hotel rooms.
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"No lift so if you have mobility issues choose a low floor."
"Don't stay in room 16!!"
"Try asking for rooms further away from the bar - in the summer I can imagine the beer garden being quite noisy too"
"Even though the Hotel was very busy with parties, we didn’t have any noise travelling up to our rooms.."
"From reports, all rooms are of equal very high standard."
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PRICE RANGE
US$85 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
city gate hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandExeter
NUMBER OF ROOMS
14
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