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Novotel Reading Centre
Top City Hotel

25b Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1DP, United Kingdom
+44 118 952 2600

£58+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 1,937 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.9
  • 8.7
  • 6.8
  • 6.1

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms
  • Clean rooms
  • Train station is close

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    About

    Check in to 4-star comfort at Novotel Reading Centre hotel with the city's best restaurants, bars and shopping on your doorstep. Your room's airy, contemporary design and muted, warm colours will make it a perfect retreat for you and your family. A session in the hammam and a dip in the heated indoor pool are a great way to re-energise at Novotel.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Indoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Business centre
    • Laundry facilities
    • Air-conditioned
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Steam room
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,937 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      9.6 "96% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.6 "Internet works."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 7.1 "High comfort."
      8.3 "83% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.9 "79% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.8 "88% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "For only 61%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.3 "Only 63% thought the shower was ok."
      5.8 "58% thought the minibar was ok."
    • 6.1 "Average amenities."
      6.0 "60% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 6.1 "Food is average."
      5.5 "Only 55% were satisfied with the menu."
    • 5.5 "Bar is ok."
      5.7 "Bar service was average, according to 57%."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 852 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.7 "97% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.0 "Very good internet connection."
    • 7.8 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.5 "High comfort."
      8.2 "82% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.3 "83% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.7 "87% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.0 "Food is average."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 522 reviews
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.0 "Pool is good."
    • 6.9 "Average comfort."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the noise level was all right."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% thought the shower was ok."
    • 6.3 "Food is average."
    • 5.2 "Bar is ok."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 77 reviews
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.0 "High comfort."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 484 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.8 "Internet works."
      7.1 "71% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 7.3 "High comfort."
      8.5 "85% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.7 "77% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.9 "89% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "For only 62%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.9 "Only 59% thought the shower was ok."
      5.9 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 59%."
    • 6.0 "Average amenities."
      6.0 "60% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.6 "Food is average."
      5.6 "Only 56% were satisfied with the menu."
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    Family Hotel
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    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Clean rooms"
    "Train station is close"
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