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Parkside International Hotel

72 Bath Road | Berkshire, Reading RG20 2BE, England
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Ranked #29 of 33 Hotels in Reading
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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149 reviews 149 reviews
23 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 1 night. Staff on reception polite and helpful. had family room for just me as was only room available. The room was huge with 2 double beds and a seating area. Large television and tea and coffee making facilities. Room was clean and yes the bed covers match the curtains but all in good condition but frankly... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Business trip ( location was suitable for me) stayed one night, hotel is so dated, smelly and dirty with worst breakfast. Next day I have moved to different hotel. But hotel staff are very nice seems trying their best to please unhappy customers like me complaining.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was worried when I read the ratings.. But I may have been lucky... No issues to worry about... For the price. Everything is relative. This was cheap and on balance you seem to get more that you would expect. Overall quite professional. I was happy to return for a second stay.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

I have stayed in this hotel several times over the past year and found it to be a great base. Staff very obliging. Nothing too much trouble. Rooms clean, spacious, comfortable beds, with tele, tea/coffee, toiletries, free wifi. Breakfast very good and included in rate. Excellent proximity to city centre (bus just in front of hotel) quick access to M4... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Don't let poor reviews put you off, We stayed there 10th Jan and received a warm welcome at reception. I was given the keycard for room 215 which didn't work, I rang reception to tell them and they were there in less than a minute to replace it. The room was much much larger then I expected and was clean.... More 

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Stone, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I stayed here on a Thursday night for a business trip, the reception area was clean, modern and smelled nice, the bar and lounge area was also very pleasant, the food was good and sensibly priced, and the service good, they also offer free WiFi which is good Negatives, this is obviously a hotel popular with contractors, the car park... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

This hotel was not as bad as you i thought. Good choice of food, free room service which is great! Free wifi and great speed! Superb, service with a smile which helps, room was clean, modern looking, nice big TV, comfortable bed, no problems with breakfast, parking was fin and it was free. So overall good value for money. I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Stayed on saturday 6th untill monday 8th. Can honestly say it was the worst hotel i've ever stayed in. Who in the world starts drilling and hammering 8am on sunday! The carpets where all worn and dirty/stained. The water in the bath turned a yellow colour. Breakfast was awfull. The only good thing about this hotel was the good tv's!... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Few words spring to mind to describe this hotel.. Even Bear Grylls would struggle to stay in such a dump. The only laughing point is that these guys have the audacity to advertise their rooms as "luxury bedrooms" Had to stay here for a stop over as close to the motorway, what a mistake this was. Arrived & greeted by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Booked into this hotel for one night. Reasonable price but food wasn't great and a bit of a limited menu. Breakfast was just ok really as only just warm but enough choice and coffee was good. Our room was standard double nit big bed like premier inns and almost fell out of it twice. Room was far to warm even... More 

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