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    Mercure George Hotel Reading

    10-12 King St., Reading RG1 2HE, England
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    Reviewed 2 February 2016

    the hotel is reputed to be the oldest structure in Reading with parts dating back to 1463, hence its quaint with tudor architecture. The location is also good in the heart of the city. However the service is non existent, no housekeeping, not even a...More

    1  Thank keasdad
    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 4 March 2016

    I am really sorry to hear that your stay at The Mercure George Reading was not up to your expectations and i will personally look into the comments you have made. Kind Regards Stuart Hall

    Reviewed 24 January 2016

    Such an odd place: providing you can find it via the sat nav directions given by hotel staff so please check out the Queens car park entrance before you travel and need to park. There are good and not so good things about this hotel...More

    1  Thank Teressa G
    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 4 March 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your stay at The Mercure George Reading and i have noted your comments. The hotel has just started a refurbishment of all the bedrooms which will be complete by the end of April. I...More

    Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

    This is the second Mercure hotel this week- other was Winchester. Very much the same review. Staff all delightful. Cold hotel/ food average- same prices/ no restaurant just bar / Mercure get your act together. Redecorate/ refurbish/ sort our heating/ put some money in. No...More

    1  Thank Susy H
    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 4 March 2016

    Thank you for your feedback and was pleased to read that you found the staff delightful. The Mercure George Reading has just started a refurbishment programme with all the bedrooms being decorated, which will be complete by the end of April. I hope you will...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2016

    My sadly outdated single room cost a whopping £89, excluding breakfast, which would have been a further £12. It was very hot too, and as it was equipped with storage heaters the temperature could not be adjusted.The bathroom was tiny and you had to be...More

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    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 20 January 2016

    Sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your stay at The Mercure George in Reading and i will personally look into the comments you have made. The Hotel has just started a refurbishment programme. I was pleased to read that you found the staff...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2016

    Seems a little dated, lol! No restaurant just a bar menu. Ordered starter and main course and they arrived together!? not ideal, ended up having prawn cocktail for dessert! Food seemed to originate from the 1980's. No Wifi in my room. Location is great if...More

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    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 20 January 2016

    Thank you for your comments and i have spoken to bar staff to make sure that this will not happen again. The hotel had a problem with WIFI but is now fine. Was pleased that you found the location to your liking. Kind Regards Stuart...More

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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$77 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    Response from Rosemary H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes , you get the ticket from reception at the hotel . Don't recall what it cost though , but less than full price .
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    Response from StuartReading | Property representative |
    The Mercure George has a special rate with Queens Road Car Park. The Rate is £6.50 for 24 hours. You go into the car park as normal and get another ticket from the hotel which gives you the rate on departure... More
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