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    Faculty Serviced Apartments

    The Faculty 23-27 London Road, Reading RG1 5BJ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good26%
    • Average19%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible0%
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    “no elevator” (2 reviews)
    “top floor” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for three nights for Tough mudder. Originally booked a 3 bed apt but there was an electrical fault so Claudia changed to 3 x 1 bed apts all next door to each other. We used the middle as a communal room which was...More

    Thank StellaLover
    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    Stayed here whilst my husband was seriously ill in Royal Berks, which is just six minutes walk from door to door. Claudia the manager is exceptional and nothing was too much trouble. I had apartment 1, which was well furnished, clean and spacious. It was...More

    Thank _judyhharris
    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    Convenient place to stay and easy walking distance to town centre. Well set up apartment and absolutely spotlessly clean. Having a car park was a bonus. We found it a little noisy due to the traffic on the busy road but in cooler weather you...More

    Thank Karyn W
    Reviewed 26 May 2016

    I stayed at The Faculty on 2 separate occasions in December/January. I suppose it's taken me this long to get around to writing this review because I'm still getting over my stay. I'm astonished at the generally positive reviews of this accommodation. Did we stay...More

    Thank RealityChick39
    Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

    Pleasant accomodations in a central location of Reading. Walkable to many places. Had 2 kids in apartment and worked well and not too far from train station. Clean and appropriately appointed. Staff very kind and helpful. Only downside, there was no lift, and only 1...More

    Thank akamai_gurl
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$69 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Berkshire >
    • Reading
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    Room Tips
    "Only saw apartment one, but being on the main road was not an issue."
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    "If you want to open windows at night ask for a higher floor which faces away from the main road."
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    "There is no elevator, so prefer a low floor room. It is on roadside, you may get a little noise of moving..."
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    "All of the rooms appear to be identical and a very high standard."
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