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Novotel Reading Centre

4.0 of 5 25b Friar Street, Reading RG11DP, England
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cupar, Scotland, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
43 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Bright and modern hotel 2 minutes walk from Reading rail station, very handy for travelling into London. Also 2 minutes walk to the car parks. Receptionists were pleasant and efficient and even called me in the room to check all was okay! The room was bright with all modern conveniences including fridge and lovely comfortable bed. My room was at... More 

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London, UK
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everything I experienced was very good in this hotel and the price was extremely reasonable. I've stayed in far more expensive hotels which aren't nearly as good. Convenient location too especially if you are on foot.

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

I’m very grateful that you could take time to leave us your thoughts and write a review. I’m so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Kind regards, Magdalena Fohue, Front Office Manager More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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206 reviews 206 reviews
34 hotel reviews
597 helpful votes 597 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed to be in central London one evening and then Devon the next day, so we parked here and went to London by train. It worked well, the hotel is handy for the station and there is a car park close by where they have an arrangement to charge roughly half the full eye-watering 24 hour fee for parking.... More 

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Martin Thank you for your feedback and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. I agree that Novotel Reading can be used as a convenient base for London and especially so if travelling by train. Reading station is just 2 minutes walk away and there are regular and quick journeys into London. We hope to welcome you back... More 

Berkshire, England
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Polite staff. Nice clean room with a good shower. Excellent room service breakfast and all for a good price. There isn't much more to say other than it does what it says on the tin, and well. A good central Reading hotel

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback which I will certainly share with the team here. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are not much hotels within the city center of Reading, this being one of the best three choices in terms of location I chose to stay on a layover from a business trip Hotel is located around the corner from the train station and has parking at the back. Check in was to the point and staff was very... More 

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Rodney Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback and I am glad that you enjoy staying at this hotel. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location just 2 mins from Reading Station. Check in swift, all staff are very polite and friendly and extremely helpful. Room was lovely. Queen bed and sofa bed. All little extras in the bathroom, tea and coffee and kettle plus a little fridge filled with bottles of water. Separate loo which is such a good idea when you are... More 

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback and I am glad that overall your stay went well. We hope to welcome you back to Novotel Reading in the future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was booked by my wife for our trip to Reading. It was an excellent hotel for the price we paid and there is nothing at fault with giving it 4 stars, just it isn't a 5 star hotel is all. The room we had was more than adequate, it was a superior room with a sofa bed. Everything... More 

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback and I am glad that overall you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager More 

Wales,uk
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make sure you tell the staff that you want your second course! They make the mistake of taking your plate and forget to update the system- 30 minutes later you ask where the main is and you realise they isn't update the kitchen .. Not good ! Not to mention you are not asked if you want any sauces to... More 

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Phillip Thank you for your feedback and I am sorry that you had issues with your meal. I will certainly share this with the Food & Beverage Manager and I know that your experience is not reflective of the usual standard of service we offer here. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager More 

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Address: 25b Friar Street, Reading RG11DP, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Reading Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 178
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Also Known As:
Novotel Reading Centre Hotel Reading
Accor Reading Centre
Reading Novotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Reading
#1 Family Hotel in Reading
#4 Business Hotel in Reading
#5 Luxury Hotel in Reading
#6 Romantic Hotel in Reading

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