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The Forbury Hotel

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26 The Forbury, Reading RG1 3EJ, England
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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the Forbury to celebrate my sisters birthday. She had hired a room for 30 of us. The food was absolutely delicious and the service outstanding. The hotel has a wonderful atmosphere and all the staff are so friendly. A truly magnificent evening.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have staid at many hotels in the area over the past years and finding a good hotel isn't easy. This hotel is a step ahead of the others. It has a charming atmosphere in its old traditional building with a clean and and modern setup. The service was really good and you feel welcome. The rooms have a good... More 

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Thank DWGermany
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a first class hotel, I have stayed here before but in the apartments, this was the first time in the hotel itself. The room was very well equipped, it was a junior suite and had a large bathroom. The room was equipped with B&O audio & TV. The bathroom has a rain shower with molten brown soap. The... More 

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Thank Mike D
Bracknell, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Forbury has been a birthday indulgence for a few years already and we still very much love the hotel, the only challenge is that on our last visit the room (#14) we got we got was looking a little tired. Small things but quite noticeable, I see this review more as a call to attention for the hotel than... More 

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2 Thank Andrew M
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would like to give a huge thank you to all the staff at the Forbury Hotel for the absolutely incredible service at our wedding on Saturday and for making it such an amazing day. Raluca (Event Manager) worked with us for several months to ensure every last detail was organized and executed. Kieran (Restaurant Manager) was fantastic, always there when... More 

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Thank John P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

The Forbury genuinely felt like a luxurious hotel from the beginning to the end of our trip. At the start there was a doorman there to open the door for us. The receptionist was helpful and friendly and showed us to the door of our room, giving us the interesting history of the building on the way. The room itself... More 

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Thank Dave W
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Must stay here if your around Reading or want to chill somewhere different. I stayed her due to business and have stayed here before many years ago. Great service, food, rooms, bathrooms and much more. Will stay here again and always recommend it to other people too.

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Zug, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We have now stayed at this property three times: twice in the apartments and once in the main hotel. First and foremost, the service is on par with the best in the world--we have been made to feel welcomed and valued each and every time we've been here. The hotel manager is an absolute gem. He has clearly not only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

After reading many reviews on The Forbury Hotel I booked a 1 night stay. I was not disappointed. I was greeting at reception with a warm welcome where I booked in and then was taken up to my suite by a lovely lady. The room (18) was Amazing, a large size with a burning fire keeping it warm. It had... More 

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Thank Gee M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Pros: Very traditional. Good for families. Nice king size beds. Stayed there in the past on business quality of rooms is perfect and did not change. Need bit more lighting in the rooms specially during dressing. Cons: Service need to improve at the restaurant

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