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Bishop's Gate Hotel

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The exquisite Grade B1 listed Bishop’s Gate Hotel is perfectly positioned within the historic city walls in the heart of Derry City’s Cathedral Quarter. Built in 1899, Bishop’s Gate Hotel blends stunning Edwardian architecture, stylish appointments and luxurious facilities which have been sensitively restored to pay homage to the rich heritage of the building, whilst exceeding the contemporary needs and desires of its guests. In its reincarnation no detail has been left to chance; this iconic landmark is an intimate urban oasis featuring luxurious guestrooms, including 2 suites, an adjacent 2 bedroom apartment, a residents lounge, fitness area, restaurant, champagne and cocktail bar and a 120 person capacity ballroom. At the heart of the hotel, “The Wig and Gown Champagne Bar and Restaurant” offers casual, high end dining all day and provides the perfect place to relax and unwind with a cocktail or glass of Champagne, complemented by live entertainment on select evenings.
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Property amenities
Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Classic
Historic Hotel
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Grade: 100 out of 100
78Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
81Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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308Photos
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After a day of coastal driving from Dublin, sightseeing, and a flat we were welcomed by Stephanie and Benny who made us feel right at home. They arranged for delicious delivery of food- it was late ( bar was open and we were recommended some wonderful local drinks ). The next
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This is the third time that my wife and I have visited this hotel in the last couple of years, and once again it doesn't disappoint. The whole hotel is spotless. It has fresh decor, but still retains the character of the Gentlemens club that it once was. The bar/ restaurant
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The rooms are very comfortable. The food is delicious. The staff is both very friendly and extremely helpful. The hotel ja a erfect location to use as a base for visiting historical sites. We would definitely stay here again.
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Traveled from the USA to Derry on Business, stayed at the Bishops Gate Hotel for 4 days and I must say it was a very pleasant stay. This hotel has some interesting history I suggest you read up on it if you stay and take some time to walk around the halls and observe some of the
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Only stayed one night.. there is a carpark across the road from the hotel that is quite cheap per hour (we stayed on a Sunday so it was free) the decor is very pretty.. our room was lovely with a massive comfortable bed!it is located centrally so near what you will need. I
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Are there first floor room accommodations or elevator service for upper floor(s)?
Thank you everyone for assisting with this query! Our hotel ground floor is dedicated to our food & beverage service, accommodation is on our 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th floor. There is a guest lift to access all floors. Please do let us know if there is anything we can do to help with your travel plan.
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Would you have an adjoining family room to cater for a family of 5 thanks
Thank you for your enquiry. Some of our rooms can accommodate up to 3 guests and we have a family suite which has a king size bed in each room which can accommodate up to 4 guests. if the 5th family member is an infant we can arrange to have a travel cot placed in this room type also. If you would like to contact the hotel directly we can assist with your travel plans further. We hope to have an opportunity to welcome you to our hotel in the near future. Kind Regards Claire
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I there free parking near this
We used the valet parking which was cheap and a great service
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Hi which rooms have balconies?
Thank you for your question, 2 of our Luxury Rooms have balconies which overlook St Columbs Cathedral. Please let us know if you have any further queries or if you would like to make a reservation with us.
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Do all the rooms have the following: Air-conditioning? In-room safe? Mini-bar/Fridge?
Bishops Gate Hotel has a number of bedrooms which are air conditioned, we will endeavour to allocate these rooms to guests which request this facility. Our Penthouse Suite has an in room safe for guest use. Our bedrooms do not have fridges but we will be happy to assist with items such as medication which require chilled storage. Please let us know if we can provide any further assistance with your travel plans.
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"Stayed in Room 605 , it was at the end of the hall and very quiet."
"Just book any room it’s the restaurant and excellent staff that make this hotel special."
"not room 605"
"Choose room at back. Noise from band late from Grill Bar. On floor 4 - still noisy.Everything else about hotel outweighed problem."
"Front rooms have lovely View"
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PRICE RANGE
US$123 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomNorthern IrelandDerry
NUMBER OF ROOMS
31
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