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Novotel Reading Centre

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was traveling for work to the UK and my company put me up in Reading. The hotel is in a great location because I was able to walk around to the local pubs/restaurants, and train station. I especially enjoyed the Bugle pub which is right across the street. I had to extend my stay twice, but the staff was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's a novotel with everything you expect from it. The location is very nice, at the city center with shops and restaurants at walking distance. It's a bit of a compressed hotel, small elevators... I had a dark room, not very clean (e.g. dirty coffee cup). Now on the bright side, some of the staff in the bar were very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Comfortable room and bed. Pillows were so big however I felt my head was going to touch the ceiling! Ended up sleeping without one. Rest of the facilities couldn't be faulted and staff were friendly. Good breakfast buffet and despite being in a room facing the street, all was quiet. I would return here for a stay if in Reading... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this hotel many times since it has opened its a very good hotel. I was there the weekend and was upgraded to an executive suit by the manager because it was my birthday. There was also a bottle of wine left in the room with glasses Room , location and staff excellent!............

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed twice at the Novotel in Reading. The rooms are adequate but compact with space saving wardrobe and bathroom. There is a separate toilet away from the main bathroom, which isn't the most hygienic. The rooms have aircon, the showers worked very wel and there are plenty of lifts, which is always important in a busy hotel. I haven't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights in the month of August. The hotel is located at a very convenient location near the town center. The check in process was very smooth . I stayed in the room no 309 which was also very good. The room is nice and well maintained. I check out process was very smooth.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at this hotel more than 5 times now. The Hotel is a great example of a Novotel, the rooms are nice and well kept and have plenty of space. The location of this hotel could not be better it is close to the Train Station, walking distance, close to the airport bus, walking distance, close to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here many times for business. This time i went with my husband and my child. So I realised that this hotel works well for business and family trips. For the children they can make up the sofas existing in the rooms. They also have a little entertainment area for little ones in the lobby area. The pool looked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this Novotel for 5 nights. I pick this hotel for its central location, 3 minutes walk from Reading train station and central bus terminal. There is a McDonald, Subway, Nando restaurant near by. 5 minutes walk to Oracle shopping mall and Riverside. Eglish breakfast consist of eggs, English beans, tomato, susage, bacon, fresh fruits, cold cut. etc.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did not stay on the hotel but a colleague did and we went for dinner and a pint or two to the restaurant. The food was good, the beer also and the price in order. The thing that makes me write this review is the fact, that I forgot to get a receipt for dinner but only noticed it... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New Generation 4 star hotel with leisure club located in Reading town centre. Just 2 min. walk from the railway station: 25 min to London Paddington, 30 min Rail-Air link to Heathrow airport, free shuttle to Thames Valley Park. A short drive to the M4, other business parks and Reading FC stadium. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Reading Centre

Address: 25B Friar Street, Reading RG1 1DP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
Price Range: $83 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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 Family Hotel in Reading
#2 Green Hotel in Reading
#4 Business Hotel in Reading
#6 Romantic Hotel in Reading
#7 Luxury Hotel in Reading
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