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Novotel Reading Centre

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25B Friar Street, Reading RG1 1DP England See on map
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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It was my first stay at the Novotel in Reading and I’d definitely stay again. An easy walk from the station and although I thought I’d be worried walking alone in the evening, I wasn’t because it was such a short walk. Room was comfortable...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

My brother lives in Reading and I've stayed at this hotel several times. I have to say, I work in a hotel and I totally understand how much difficult it can be working with people from all over the world, but as a traveller I...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading CentreResponded 13 November 2018

Dear Elvyraf Thank you so much for your amazing review! It is really appreciated and I can assure you that my team will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay. they will be all absolutely delighted to have made your stay even more...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We have stayed here a couple of times and enjoyed the hotel immensely- we cannot fault the rooms, breakfast is very good and all the staff are helpful and friendly. The hotel is situated near the train station and in the town which is ideal.More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading CentreResponded 2 days ago

Dear Navigator, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Novotel Reading Centre. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Novotel Reading centre was a really nice hotel worth staying for sure. Dishes were absolutely perfect and reception staff were very helpful especially Alexander always smiling ready to help or meet my needs. Thank you for making my stay a welcoming one.More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Anne D, General Manager at Novotel Reading CentreResponded 6 days ago

Dear Samuel, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Novotel Reading Centre. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was nice on the 9th floor and very spacious. Forgot about the toilet being separate. There's no sink in it so you walk all round the corner with germs on your hands so not cool. Also there were plates in the corridor and a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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About
Description
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 More Thames Valley Park. A short drive to the M4, other business parks and Reading FC stadium. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
179
Price range
US$75 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Novotel Reading Centre Hotel Reading
,
Accor Reading Centre
,
Reading Novotel
Location
United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Onsen
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
179
Price range
US$75 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Novotel Reading Centre Hotel Reading
,
Accor Reading Centre
,
Reading Novotel
Location
United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
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Traveller (214)
Room & Suite (115)
Dining (22)
Pool & Beach (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Karen118
23 October 2018|
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Dear Karen, if you do not own a credit card we will request you to pay for the room at check in for the whole stay in cash. I hope this helps, Regards Anne
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Rebecca B
18 August 2018|
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Yes there is a membership but I don’t remember the price which I think it’s really worth for the money as the daily pass was just for 10£
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Amy H
15 July 2018|
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Room Tips
"Nicer views from the higher floors"
becstarz
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"Back of the building for quite room"
MatiMatilla
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"Best views are from top floors, pool and parking on ground floor"
brendonw2013
5 Dec 2018
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"Queen room is very spacious"
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3 Dec 2018
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