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Hong Kong, China
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94 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the photos of the hotel and the apartments, I thought this would be a luxurious place to stay. I booked an apartment next to the hotel as we wanted more space and figured that the photos of the apartment looked nice. However and true to some reviews, upon check-in, they offered a room and not an apartment at the... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely the Best hotel in Reading, good bar too, very central and price is ok for what it is. Food and Drinks a bid expensive but good food. Staff friendly and helpful. Would stay again and highly recommended

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this hotel it is gorgeous. Stayed for two nights for royal ascot. Second time staying here and just as good. One of the few hotels in the town centre that have their own car park. Beautiful room, comfy bed, huge bathroom. Everything you could need. Lovely staff on reception, check in swift and easy. Great food. Great cocktail list!!!... More 

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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a lovely stay in a spacious room. The bathroom was modern, spacious and well equipped with their amenities. The restaurant Cerise was absolutely divine. The staff were professional and friendly. Will definitely be back.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like the forbury, I have stayed here a few times, the room pictures was my room and is a superior room with every home comfort and B&O TV and audio. This hotel has bar and restaurants with and outside garden area. The staff are very helpful always there to get whatever you need. This hotel is near the town... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a lovely stay here. The hotel is in a beautiful old building and has great character. The room was huge! There were also molten brown products in the bathroom, which was a lovely touch. Staff were really helpful and friendly, and the bar has an amazing range of cocktails!! A little bit of luxury!!

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As title says, I really want to be able to rate this hotel higher. We were on the romantic getaway package for our anniversary and the hotel does have the 'wow' factor, but was hugely let down in a very key area. The good: *Beautifully decorated *Massive suites, comfy sofas and beds *Champagne and chocolates in our room were really... More 

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Jacob B, Manager at The Forbury Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very balanced feedback, and for giving credit where it was due. A total shame indeed that you left with this impression. I know we can and do get it right for our guests most of the time, but we failed you on this occasion and for this please accept my sincere apologies. I’d very much appreciate... More 

Reading
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night with my partner and has a great time. Located in the middle of the town centre approx 2mins from the shopping centre and main attractions. Hotel is beautiful with lots of attention to details, everything from the rooms themselves to the furnishings and then the staff are excellent, I cannot recommend highly enough. Only draw... More 

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Reading
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want excellent service,pure luxury and brilliant tasting food go here you can not fault this place the rooms are fab clean and lovely and Michael the front of house manger is just brilliant my first choice of hotels now due to them being simply brilliant forbury I'm coming to see you soon once again 😀😀😀

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Thank Lovellly
Dover, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I booked the forbury hotel for two nights. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. We stayed in one of the suites and though the official hotel photos make the rooms look bigger (clever lens work as usual) it was pleasant and well presented, especially having opportunity to curl up in front of the fire at the end... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxury hotel with a private house feel, The Forbury has been designed to meet the needs of the single business person or couple seeking refuge from the “rat race”. The bedrooms and suites provide a sumptuous and stimulating environment. Every feature has been designed with comfort in mind. From huge beds with the finest Egyptian cotton sheets to American walnut floors with underfloor heating and fine Italian chrome bath fittings, nothing has been overlooked. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Forbury Hotel

Address: 26 The Forbury, Reading RG1 3EJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
Price Range: $169 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Forbury Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Forbury Hotel Reading
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Reading
#1 Business Hotel in Reading
#1 Romantic Hotel in Reading
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