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Bishop Gate

Bishop Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 7284
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Such a mess.

Well, Bishop Gate, I'm conflicted. Anything dating from 1789 is well worth a visit, but its a... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Another Great Gate!!

We loved all of the gated in Derry and made it a point to see each and every one of them since they... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Montvale, New Jersey
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Bishop Street, Derry, Northern Ireland

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Well, Bishop Gate, I'm conflicted. Anything dating from 1789 is well worth a visit, but its a mess. The arch is rounded, and I do like a good rounded Romanesque arch, but above is a great square block with brutal cornicing. The river-god carved face...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We loved all of the gated in Derry and made it a point to see each and every one of them since they all have there own story.

Thank coachee1313
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

6 afternoon teas. Food okay. Bland sandwiches not worth 18 pound each in comparison to anywhere else I have ate afternoon tea. Friends ordered also and their food arrived 25 minutes later with an apology from waiter advising "we are very busy" Left disappointed, decent...More

Thank Spadesaspaid
Reviewed 10 December 2016

This place looks so amazing, had our final course of the Food Tour here and a wee glass of Prosecco. The surroundings in the hotel are so nice......

1  Thank fgalbraith
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Bishops gate is a nice walk with unusual buildings and ruins dotted about the place. You can walk around them and sometimes inside them. Unfortunately there is no cafe which would have been a welcome stop after the walk. It is part of the National...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We enjoyed a great "full Irish " breakfast at JAVA cafe right beside Bishops Gate. Then did the WALL WALK. It is the perfect place to start your historic tour of Derry. Buy your Walk Tickets at Java & get free tea or coffee when...More

Thank Jaybee022
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Bishop's Gate opened in March 2016 and is a bustling city centre hotel. It is really bright and airy and has an extensive menu to suit all tastes. Staff are really friendly and courteous. Bar staff are very pleasant serving drinks from a very well...More

Thank Bernie M
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Walk the entire wall for a great feel for Old Derry. We were staying at the maldron and climbed up right near the hotel. Lots of history in the old walled city

Thank peter k
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

This is one of the walled cities famous entrances that was closed in the face of King James at the start of the siege of the city

Thank Gary150769
Reviewed 14 November 2015

We encountered the Bishop Gate while walking on the wall around Londonderry. We actually walked across the top of the Gate felt the historical significance of this structure.

Thank French S
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