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    Malmaison Reading

    18-20 Station Road, Reading RG1 1JX, England
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    • Excellent47%
    • Very good30%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    “wooden bath” (33 reviews)
    “mallard suite” (22 reviews)
    “orient express” (17 reviews)
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    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    We had been in team meetings all day and decided to relax as a team in Chez Mal - exactly what we needed on a Monday night - classy environment, intimate, good food and cocktails - special mention for Rui who answered our food request...More

    Thank Suzanne H
    Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded 25 March 2017

    Dear Suzanne H, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Malmaison Reading. I'm really pleased to read that you had a good time in the Mal bar, and that Rui looked after to you so well. We hope to see you...More

    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    The room is dark and dreary, brown and black walls give a cave like effect. I think the dull lighting is a cover up for less cleanliness but it's too dark to tell. There is a lack of outlet sockets/plug sockets. Had to place the...More

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    Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded 24 March 2017

    Dear Raychel P, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review following your stay. I'm disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy stay and that you feel our cancellation policy is inflexible. I would like to speak to you further to fully...More

    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    Malmaison in general always have a good ambience, which you come to expect. Sadly we didn't find our arrival greeting particularly friendly and the lady on reception was not very forthcoming with information. Our room was very nice, although it did look a bit tired...More

    Thank Holly B
    Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded 24 March 2017

    Dear Holly B, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I'm pleased to read that you had a pleasant stay overall but disappointed to hear that you felt we missed the mark on the details. I would like to speak...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    Arranged a surprise lunch for 34 people as it was my mums 60th birthday - the event co-ordinators could not have done more for us. They helped arrange everything and were so accommodating considering the size of the party. On the day the service was...More

    Thank loredw20
    Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded 24 March 2017

    Dear loredw20, Thank you so much for reviewing your experience at the hotel. I'm really pleased to read that your mums 60th Birthday event went really well, and that Imogen was really helpful. We hope to see you and your mum again in the near...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    When on business, staying at a Malmsison makes things feel a bit more luxurious and special. Despite current renovations, this hotel was quiet in terms of sleep quality, buzzy, with the usual friendly service and well designed, well stocked rooms. Right next to the station,...More

    Thank mandycp
    Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded 23 March 2017

    Dear mandycp, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I'm really pleased to read that you feel the hotel is luxurious and special. We are really trying to keep disruption down to a minimum during our renovations, and I'm pleased you feel...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$99 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Reading
    • #6 Business Hotel in Reading
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Reading
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 75
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    Janie M
    22 November 2017|
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    Response from Littlebroad | Reviewed this property |
    Yes incredible food aswell!
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    roger s
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from Coolberryhawk | Reviewed this property |
    use the station car park, or better still leave the car at home it is a very good location for central walking, close to station and the shops.
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    15 November 2016|
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    Response from James O | Reviewed this property |
    It's a normal restaurant as well, so anyone can walk in and pay to have breakfast / lunch / dinner.
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    "Rooms facing the station hear road noise"
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