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    Great Expectations Hotel & Bar

    33 London Street, Reading RG1 4PS, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent16%
    • Very good35%
    • Average25%
    • Poor11%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 203 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is the second time I've stayed here. I like the hotel's quirky bar and good food. The staff are lovely and the bed is comfy. The room was clean. Hard to find anything negative to say. If pressed there was a lingering smell of...More

    Thank SharonLouise1969
    Response from 33londondst, Manager at Great Expectations Hotel & BarResponded 3 weeks ago

    What a lovely review ,thank you. We work hard to give our guest a pleasant stay , l'm so glad we achieved our goal . Hope to see you again .

    Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

    We booked this hotel as it's near The Oracle and my daughters university halls . Looking at the reviews I didn't have any expectations but I can honestly say I'm pleasantly surprised . It's a little gem . It's clean . It's welcoming . We...More

    Thank lalWales
    Response from annah h, General Manager at Great Expectations Hotel & BarResponded October 11, 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely review.My team and I are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

    Reviewed August 25, 2017

    What a super location to stay, just outside the busy waterside area of Reading. Great nights stay for a spot of shopping and then a little evening out. The bar has a Dickens theme and is really inviting. They serve a good range of Gins...More

    Thank GKHHMP
    Reviewed July 17, 2017

    This is a nice bar and some good spaces and areas to find yourself and tuck yourself away in. It does feel rather dates and a bit of a real ale pub and also a bit of a student haunt which does not really fall...More

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    Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

    Great Expectations is an alright bar but not amazing. The interior looks a bit artificial with a Tudor look but there's some nice cozy seating inside and a pool table. Another issue is the lack of any free parking but that's a bigger issue for...More

    Thank Shani W
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $62 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    • Great Expectations Hotel Bar
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    October 12, 2017|
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    Response from annah h | Property representative |
    7am weekdays 8am weekends
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    Response from Dawn W | Reviewed this property |
    no but there's an NCP carpark almost opposite. Reasonable charges.
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