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Novotel Reading Centre

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Access to car park (in Garard St) was very confusing as the street was blocked one end.After a second phone call to the hotel we found car park. Then having to drag cases up a cobbled lane, not very easy for the older traveler. Perhaps a drop off point in front of hotel would improve the situation and encourage return...

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Went February half term for 3 days. STAFF: very friendly and professional. ROOM : got upgraded to executive family room for free because our room wasn't ready on time (30 min delay). The room was massive and was more like a studio/flat than a room. Our room was the whole width of the building so we had window at the...

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

Dear Virgine, Thank you very much for your review, My team and I are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your visit, and the special upgrade to an Executive room. We very much appreciate all your comments about the hotel, and our team I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Anne Dubruille General Manager.

Great Malvern, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Novotel on Saturday 13 May to meet up with 2 friends. From the moment we arrived we were very impressed with the level of service we received from the friendly and courteous staff. From the check in desk through to the staff serving the FANTASTIC breakfast the next day, everyone was polite and knowledgeable. Particular mention to Arnaud hotel...

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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. Thank you also for your kind comments about Arnaud who will be delighted to know that you were pleased with your stay. I am really glad that you were pleased and enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see...

Cardiff, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arrived in the hotel in Friday night during the easter holiday and it was very shocking due to the fact its in the middle of the town and all the club surrounding the hotel. You could imagine the amount of drunk ppl coming in and out of the hotel and one managed to get the elevator stuck and sounded...

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

Dear Alex I’m very grateful that you could take time to leave us your thoughts and write a review. I am really glad that you were pleased and enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Kind regards, Anne Dubruille, General Manager.

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Bodmin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked Novotel by chance, I was aware of the group so was happy to book. The hotel and staff were fab, clean and comfortable room, really good bed and powerful shower. Breakfast was the best we've had in a while, would thoroughly recommend it for a Reading stay over.

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

Dear John Sarah, I’m very grateful that you could take time to leave us your thoughts and write a review. I am really glad that you were pleased and enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Kind regards, Anne Dubruille, General Manager.

Austin Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Novotel while on business. The rooms were very clean but average. There was nothing spectacular about it. Got a room on the backside. It was super quiet but overlooked the backside of an old building. I was given an alternative to move to the front but was warned that it maybe noisy. I chose the quiet room....

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

Dear Nils, I’m very grateful that you could take time to leave us your thoughts and write a review. Thank you as well for your kind comments about the breakfast team. I am really glad that you were pleased and enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Kind regards, Anne...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We (3 adults) stayed for a long weekend for a 30th birthday so we booked a triple room. Pros: -The hotel is situated very close to the rail station and the main shopping area. -There are also lots of good places to eat and drink nearby. -Room service continental breakfast was prompt and very tasty. -Staff at the check in...

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

Dear Rachel, Many thanks for your comment. I'm so sorry to hear that the room was to hot for you. On that matter I wanted to remind you that we always have someone available to help (even at night). If the room was too hot or with a maintenance defect we would have been more than happy to offer you...

Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the hotel. The breakfast is delicious. The rooms are very spacious and clean. I stayed with my three daughters for three days. The staff was helpful and nice. The hotel provides discount on nearby parking. definitely will visit again.

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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 am really glad that you were pleased and enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Kind regards, Anne Dubruille, General Manager.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has a very strategic location. If you come from outside of Reading / England, then to get to this hotel from train station just walk 3 minutes. Many bus stops with destinations in the Reading area in front of the hotel. Around the hotel there are also many restaurants, supermarkets and groceries shops so you do not have...

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Dear Guest I’m very grateful that you could take time to leave us your thoughts and write a review. I make a note of your comments regarding the laundry bags in the rooms, and I will take the necessary actions with the Housekeeping team. I am really glad that you were pleased and enjoyed your stay with us, and we...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • 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: $87 - $244 (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
#5 Luxury Hotel in Reading
#6 Romantic Hotel in Reading
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“Higher the better”
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“Ask for a room near the top”
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“Rooms at the back are auiter”
Geraldine12345, Mar 28, 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors quieter in this town centre hotel.”
Tridentine, Feb 23, 2017 | Read review
“i like a room on the lower floors overlooking the high st”
bdi2010, Feb 22, 2017 | Read review
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