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    Novotel Reading Centre

    25B Friar Street, Reading RG1 1DP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good43%
    • Average14%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed December 8, 2013

    Stayed here a few times now and it's always great. All of the staff are very friendly and polite. Rooms a good size with everything you need. Bar area is nice. Breakfast is lovely. Hash browns are just yummy. Fantastic location, lovely hotel with great...More

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    Response from JacquiMcMillan, General Manager at Novotel Reading CentreResponded December 10, 2013

    Thank you so much for your really positive feedback you have posted on here. As a guest who has stayed with us a number of times, it means even more as it shows that we are consistent which is the key to great customer service!...More

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    Reviewed December 1, 2013 via mobile

    after the incident my with the other hotel (Novotel had no availability that weekend so I booked the other hotel) I'm back to novotal,got myself and my gf a really nice birthday present at the hotel, lucky we stayed with Novotel, the room has the...More

    Thank Carlos W
    Response from JacquiMcMillan, General Manager at Novotel Reading CentreResponded December 4, 2013

    I am so pleased that you enjoyed your Birthday celebrations at Novotel Reading adn we did not disappoint you! It is always such a pleasure to read feedback such as this and the team are delighted with your kind words. We look forward to welcoming...More

    Reviewed November 30, 2013

    I have stayed in just about all of the hotel in Reading over the past 16 months - and this hotel is by far the best. There are others which are cheaper (but smell), or are nearly falling apart - there are some which are...More

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    Response from JacquiMcMillan, General Manager at Novotel Reading CentreResponded December 1, 2013

    Thanks for your feedback about your many stays with us at Novotel Reading. Coming from a guest who has tried and tested all of the hotels in Reading and you do have a large number to try, it is just fantastic to see that you...More

    Reviewed November 28, 2013 via mobile

    Stayed 5 nights here. Not much bad to say about this hotel. Big rooms, clean, nice tv and good wifi. Free coffee in room and nice bathroom. Excellent staff all around, but especially the breakfast staff were remarkable nice. Always smiling and very professional. The...More

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    Response from JacquiMcMillan, General Manager at Novotel Reading CentreResponded December 1, 2013

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post your thoughts on here about your recent stay at Novotel Reading. I was really pleased to read that overall you thought we were an excellent hotel, the team will really appreciate this feedback. I do...More

    Ibis Reading Centre
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • $79 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 178
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    • Reading
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    April 11, 2017|
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    Response from Anne D | Property representative |
    Dear Algarvean, Yes the pool is complimentary. The leisure centre opens from 06.00am to 10.00pm 7 days/week. I remain at your disposal should you need any further assistance The Manager
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    April 7, 2017|
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    Dear Jane, Yes we do allow dogs to stay. Looking forward to seeing you at Novotel Reading Centre Best Regards Arnaud Robbe Front Office Manager
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