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Novotel Reading Centre

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Shoreham By Sea
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A very good experience from start to finish. We were greeted by a young man receptionist who was really friendly and supplied us with a quiet room as requested. We were on the 12th floor and we didn't hear another sound from start to finish. The room was spotless and had everything that you could need and the bed was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hotel along with 2 other guests. We stayed in a superior room with a queen bed and the convertible sofa for our third bed. Upon arriving at the hotel, we were made to feel welcome by the staff at the reception. Check-in was quick and simple. The reception area was clean and tidy with a bar... More 

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Ra'anana, Israel
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed this year approx 10 times in this hotel and in general the hotel is ok but there are some issues recurring: Very often one of the 3 elevators does not work and this causes waiting time in the morning and evening so it can take nearly 10 minutes to get from the lobby to your room or vice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been to this hotel many times and feel that it is only right that I now leave a review. Lovely interior and brilliant rooms to boot. Bar is very pricey but of course you would expect that in a hotel, in the center of town. Beds I feel could be slightly more comfortable and the pillows aren't the best... More 

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Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Jason 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, Anne Dubruille, Novotel Reading Centre. More 

Henley-on-Thames
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Outstanding service over bar/dinner from Kasia and Grosia, and in the morning over breakfast by Leela and Sylwia. Reception also had two familiar faces who were warm and friendly. Somehow management at this Novotel succeeds in selecting and training superb staff.

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Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Christopher Thank you very much for taking the 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, Anne Dubruille, Novotel Reading Centre. More 

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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a good location in Reading town centre the Novotel is clean and comfortable. Check in and out is efficient and th breakfast buffett is nice. An ideal hotel for business or an overnight after a party.

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Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest, 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, Anne Dubruille, Novotel Reading Centre. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would like to bring into attention on few downsides I notice during this stay. 1. My room had a sofa bed. This was booked considering my son of age 10 can utilise this. I was issued with additional bed cover, duvet cover, pillow etc when I checked in. When we were about to go to bed around 8:30pm, I... More 

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Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest I’m so sorry that you were disappointed by your experience saying with us at Novotel Reading Centre. I have taken the necessary steps with the Housekeeping Manager to ensure this does not reoccur, You are able enjoy complimentary water in our Executive rooms, I appreciate the feedback and rest assured that we take all comments very seriously. We... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just a 1 night stay and was impressed for a last minute booking. A well placed hotel in the centre of town, perfect for the shops. Surrounded by restaurants and eating out (no need for a £16.95 in house breakfast) Check in was fast as was check out. The only issue was parking (there is an alleyway next to the... More 

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Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Michelle, 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, Anne Dubruille, Novotel Reading Centre. More 

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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stay here quite frequently and think it is one of the best all round hotels in Reading. Rooms are always clean and modern, bedding is of high quality and I always get a good nights sleep. The breakfast is plentiful and bar area is friendly and reasonably priced. Location is close to the railway station (less than 3 minute... More 

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Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Guest, 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, Anne Dubruille, Novotel Reading Centre. 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
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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: $88 - $243 (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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