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The Forbury Hotel

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW 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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Reading, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We book a afternoon tea at the forbrey when we arrive there was a warm welcome by the receptionist as he opened the door for us and help my wife who has to walk with a stick .the staff in the restaurant are helpful and perlite the afternoon tea was high quality and value the service was excellent we will... More 

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Reading
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW 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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Dover, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW 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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Perth, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We overnighted at Forbury Hotel before catching train to Bath for the start of our English holiday. It was easy to get to from Heathrow, a beautiful room and a short 5 min level walk to train station the next day.The bed was comfortable and firm-just right after long haul flight. There was a brass band playing in the park... More 

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Newport Pgnell
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked an apartment but arrived early and were told we had been upgraded to a superior room, not sure if this was an upgrade as would have liked more space hence the apartment, the room was small but very well presented. The furnishings were lovely, the bed was VERY comfy, the bathroom was a good size with nice products.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this as a last minute weekend getaway from London and what a great find!! Superb price for a stunning hotel - amazing walk in shower, comfortable deep bath and great bed, I was out like a light and slept so well! It was a little warm in the day so some air conditioning would have been a bonus but... More 

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UK
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27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful 5* hotel in the heart of Reading. Everything about this place is spectacular, the ambience, staff, decor, the attention to detail. We stayed for our anniversary and treated ourselves to a suite but gosh was that a great investment. The details in the room were beautiful - easy music playing through the room and bathroom, drench shower.... More 

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North Brunswick, New Jersey
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70 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to Reading and the Forbury hotel certainly did not disappoint. My visit coincided with some of the hottest weather that the UK has seen this year. The hotel does not have air conditioning, which they typically don't need. They did their best to make me comfortable by providing extra fans. The room was beautiful with... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Cerise Restaurant & Bar at The Forbury Hotel
Cerise Restaurant & Bar at The Forbury Hotel
Cuisines: European, British, Gluten Free Options
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  • 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: $146 - $328 (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
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Reading
#1 Business Hotel in Reading
#1 Luxury Hotel in Reading
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