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Crowne Plaza Hotel Reading

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This 4 star hotel in the heart of Reading on the banks of the River Thames provides a tranquil venue easily accessible from the M4, London Heathrow Airport and London Paddington Station. We offer 200 complimentary parking spaces on site. The local area offers the Oracle shopping centre and Vue Cinema, an array of restaurants, the Thames Valley Business Park, Green Park and Madjeski Football Stadium (home of Reading Football Club).As a guest at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Reading you have full access to the Revive Health Club and Spa with indoor pool. The modern spa offers a wide selection of Elemis treatments. Bedrooms at the Crowne Plaza Reading are spacious with soft and earthy decor, seriously comfy beds with work desks and high speed internet access. Our Acqua Restaurant serves modern British cuisine sourced from local suppliers. You can also enjoy a lighter or healthier meal in the lobby bar or terrace overlooking the River Thames. 24HR Room Service is also available for those guests arriving late or departing early The Caversham Business Suite is a self contained Meeting Centre for conferences and private dining. All rooms offer natural daylight and a private terrace overlooking the River Thames. The Crowne Plaza Hotel Reading is an ideal wedding venue licensed for Civil Ceremonies and can cater for banqueting or private parties in Reading for up to 180 people.
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Pool
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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74Somewhat walkable
Grade: 74 out of 100
51Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
3Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews the club lounge river view executive room secure car park caversham bridge spa facilities duty manager health club town centre steam room weekend break reception staff late check saturday night breakfast was excellent tea and coffee reading station
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on the 30th of December. We booked a Club bedroom but couldn't see what was different about this room compared to a standard room. The Club Lounge was a real let down. Very small and it had an enormous TV with the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like a Crowne Plaza and have stayed in several ...I have to say this one was a little disappointing. The pool was closed which was a shame. The room was ok but had an extraordinarily loud fan which went off intermittently all night, the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Finesilver1
Response from Operations C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel ReadingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Finesilver1 Thank you for your feedback. I was really disappointed to read your comments and have addressed these with the team for immediate resolution. I hope we can welcome you back again in the near future and demonstrate our usual, high quality across all...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like to stay at this hotel as it is always quiet and there is good disabled parking and a ramp up to front entrance. We also like the inclusive WiFi and wide doors. These things are so important if you are using a mobility...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank gingko2
Response from Operations C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel ReadingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear gingko2, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback ! Some great comments about our hotel and team ! We're really looking forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Best wishes, James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am very disappointed with the stay this time . We booked for 3 nights 24-26th December . I have coeliac disease so I am GF not by choice . we asked on our booking in if we could book a table for 4 on...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Inspire545349
Response from Operations C, Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel ReadingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Inspire545349, Thank you for your feedback and my sincere apologies that we let you down in some areas of your stay with us. All our team members are trained to be fully engaged with dealing with our guests with dietary requirements and I am...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1st stay for work doo. V friendly efficient staff. Room, lovely river view. Bathroom a wee bit tired and could do with a light by the vanity mirror. Bed good and sheets excellent! Breakfast good, restaurant with river views, nice setting. Didn’t use spa/pool but...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 4paulinet
Response from Operations C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel ReadingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 4paulinet, Thanks very much for your feedback and great to see that you enjoyed your stay on the whole. Some lovely positive comments there ! Very sorry about missed communication opportunity there and your thoughts duly noted. I hope we can invite you back...More

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Amber-Leigh W
January 7, 2019|
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Response from gingko2 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea.why don’t you ring reception. They are very helpful. Enjoy your stay.
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Terry N
November 23, 2018|
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Response from raymondpeel22 | Reviewed this property |
0.2miles six minutes walk.
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LuluF80
September 29, 2017|
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Good evening Mrs.LuluF80, First I would like to thank you for staying with us. The car park is literally outside the hotel, 20 seconds walking to, when you enter the car park the gates will open automatically but when you... More
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"ask for a room overlooking the river, not the main road"
374madelinel
1 week ago
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"beswt rooms are facing the river"
Inspire545349
2 weeks ago
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"See choice of view on booking, river view more exclusive with balcony"
foodfozz
Nov. 8, 2018
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"Top floor and request quiet room"
sibrown1900
Oct. 31, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$80 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
crowne plaza readingreading crowne plaza
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Holiday Inn
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandReading
NUMBER OF ROOMS
113
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