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Your Christmas Celebration

Make this Christmas memorable and celebrate with us!

Whether you want to get the whole family together for the weekend or a work Christmas party venue where colleagues can stay the night, our traditional cosy pub with 20 boutique bedrooms means you can eat, drink and sleep all in one place this Christmas. Our traditional pub offers charm and character, whether its mulled wine reception in our cosy Pub Snug, a traditional 3 course feast in our elegant dining room or a smashing party in our cellar bar we can cater for all of your Christmas celebratory needs!

Let us take the stress out of the party planning. We are confident that the City Gate will meet all of your festive wishes, so contact us today so that we can make those wishes come true.

Celebrate responsibly with us this Christmas.

Your safety and booking security are of utmost importance in these uncertain times. That is why if government guidelines prevent us from being able to host your party, we will offer you full refund.

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Gift Vouchers

From a three-course feast to a weekend away, or simply a quiet couple of pints in their favourite local, treat someone special and give the gift of the pub this Christmas.


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With 15 individually designed bedrooms in the heart of Exeter, great transport links and a stylish bar and garden, we will be the home away from home you won’t want to leave!

Best rate guaranteed.

Free cancellation, up to 12pm the day before arrival.

No pre-payment needed.

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