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Novotel Reading Centre

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2015

This hotel was booked by my wife for our trip to Reading. It was an excellent hotel for the price we paid and there is nothing at fault with giving it 4 stars, just it isn't a 5 star hotel is all. The room we had was more than adequate, it was a superior room with a sofa bed. Everything...

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Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback and I am glad that overall you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2015

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2015

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Wales,uk
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Make sure you tell the staff that you want your second course! They make the mistake of taking your plate and forget to update the system- 30 minutes later you ask where the main is and you realise they isn't update the kitchen .. Not good ! Not to mention you are not asked if you want any sauces to...

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Stuart C, Manager at Novotel Reading Centre, responded to this review

Dear Phillip Thank you for your feedback and I am sorry that you had issues with your meal. I will certainly share this with the Food & Beverage Manager and I know that your experience is not reflective of the usual standard of service we offer here. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager

Reviewed 1 February 2015

Great hotel in the perfect location for bars and shops. Rooms were clean and modern. Breakfast was really good,although very pricey at full price. We booked ours before midnight and got it for half price. Really friendly and helpful staff, Would definitely recommend

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Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2015

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Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2015

Good hotel near the railway station(Approx 5 mins walk) with an excellent breakfast.Easy check in/out with very helpful and friendly staff.Rooms/beds comfortable with everything you need.Shops very closeby.

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Dear Guest Many thanks for leaving your feedback and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you at Novotel Reading in the near future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager

Reviewed 23 January 2015

The hotel has a fantastic location and friendly staff. It is 3 minutes walk from the railway station and less than 10 minutes walk from city center. The rooms are spacious and well furnished but my room was a bit cold, so I asked them for a heater and they brought it right away. They also offer complementary wifi connection....

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Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to Novotel Reading in the future. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager

Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

Fantastic! Rooms are massive and beautifully decorated. The breakfast buffet is excellent and I would suggest if this is not included in your rate, book on arrival as it's half price 8.00. We ate here one night and the food was very good and service exceptional. The position is perfect for train and town centre. The one small issue was...

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Dear Guest Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback. I am glad that you really enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Booked an executive room,with breakfast included. Nice room, lots of space,good heating controls,big bed. Excellent bath and shower. Breakfast was big and tasty. Coffee maker,mini fridge and bath robes nice extras. Good value and nice stay.

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Dear Guest I have shared your feedback with the team and we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again soon. Regards Stuart Cox Hotel Manager

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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
Price Range: $97 - $307 (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
#6 Luxury Hotel in Reading
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