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City Gate Hotel

1 Iron Bridge, North Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3RB

Tel: 01392 495811

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City Gate Hotel


The City Gate Hotel, refurbished in 2017 with 14 boutique individually design bedrooms by Youngs Brewery.

It has 14 air-conditioned, boutique bedrooms, both doubles and twins, and like the rest of Youngs 23 hotels across the South of England, it operates alongside an English pub. The pub offers everything from brunch to burgers, al fresco dining to bar snacks, cocktails to craft beers, a secret garden to a premium sports cellar bar!

Bedroom Facilities: A very comfortable bed with crisp cotton linen and plenty of fluffy towels, an en-suite bathroom with luxury toiletries, temperature controlled air-con, work desk with chair and lamp, complimentary Wifi, pod dock/clock/alarm, hairdryer, iron & ironing board, laptop size safe, complimentary glass of vintage port accompanied by hand-made Devon fudge, Nespresso machine, GHD ceramic straighteners on request, a selection of high quality teas & fresh milk in your mini-fridge.

Dining Facilities: We offer breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner.. So there isn't any chance of you getting hungry. As well as a dining room and conservatory they also offer Al fresco dining! The City Gate pride themselves on only the best seasonal, fresh ingredients from their open pass kitchen. 

Cellar Bar: The carefully renovated cellar bar offers a great space to watch all live sports or relax with a craft beer or cocktail after work.

Location: The City Gate is perfectly located in the city centre with just a 2 minute walk to the shopping centre and 5 minute walk to the nightlife. They are also ideally located a 5 minute walk to Exeter Central station!

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Booking Details:

Arrival Date:
Thur , 22nd Mar 2018
Departure Date:
Fri , 23rd Mar 2018
No. of Nights:
Late Rooms

Late Rooms

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double ensuite£100.00 per room (breakfast included)
Twin ensuite£100.00 per room (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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      4 of 5 stars
    • Value
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Location
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    Recent Reviews:

    • thenorwells
      Somerset, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Quirky gem in Exeter!
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 20th March 2018
      Sadly I was only here for one night. The room was extremely well thought out. Every possible amenity from shoe horns to the best make-up mirror I've ever found in a hotel! A mini decanter of... Read full review
    • Jenford15
      Trip Type:
      Wonderful (snowy) weekend in Exeter
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 18th March 2018
      Just back from a wonderful relaxing weekend at the City Gate. This is a really lovely pub with boutique hotel rooms, 2 minutes walk from the city centre and everything it has to offer. The staff are... Read full review
    • Cheltchappy
      Cheltenham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Great Location
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 14th March 2018
      Stayed for one night, Very welcoming and helpful staff. Room was slightly on the small side but very well equipped. Bathroom very nice, however the extractor fan wouldn't go off despite lights being... Read full review




    • Air conditioning in all bedrooms
    • Free Wi-Fi available

    Key Features

    • Family
    • In town/city centre
    • Inn
    • Romantic
    • Travelling Through

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age)
    • Accept children all ages
    • Children's videos/DVDs available - Full Sky package available in every room complimentary
    • Cot - Cot available at additional charge
    • Highchair - Available in dining room


    • Additional meal details
    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Half board supplement (£)
    • Local Produce English Breakfast
    • Room service
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch

    Room / Unit Features

    • Central Heating
    • Colour television in all bedrooms
    • Colour Television in all units
    • Free View TV
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
    • iPod Dock
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Non smoking rooms available
    • Non smoking rooms available
    • Radio in all bedrooms
    • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
    • Telephone in all bedrooms
    • TV in all bedrooms
    • WiFi

    Establishment Features

    • Air-conditioning throughout
    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
    • Central heating throughout
    • City Centre Location
    • Conference facilities
    • Event venue
    • Family Friendly
    • Garden/patio for guests' use
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Ironing facilities
    • Licenced for alcohol
    • Night porter
    • Open All Year
    • Real log/coal fires
    • Restaurant
    • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given) - Spanish, Polish, Greek, Albanian, Dutch
    • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

    Specialist Features

    • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings
    • Mobile Phone Reception
    • Special provisions for lone female travellers - Live in manager External doors locked after 9pm

    Opening Times

    City Gate Hotel (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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