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    pentahotel Reading

    Oxford Road, Reading RG1 7RH, England
    011 44 118 324 2002
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Food was amazing: I tried five dishes, kudos to chief Lot of noise at night on the street Pillows were too flimsy Bed was okay not firm enough Breakfast food was adequate but evening feels were excellent Fish, steak, cooked to perfectionMore

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    Response from ph_Reading, Manager at pentahotel ReadingResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Rocklaeb, We are delighted to hear that all of your dinner experiences were spot on. Sorry that you were let down by the bed and bedding. We are happy to provide extra or different pillows on request to suit all needs. Hopefully the food...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great hotel, that is quite different to others you may stay at; staff were really helpful. Bar serves pints of IPA in a 2/3 pint glass, which is quite strange! Breakfasts were nice enough and overall its a great hotel...More

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    Response from ph_Reading, Manager at pentahotel ReadingResponded 2 days ago

    Dear David, Thank you very much for your review and your pleasant comments regarding the staff and breakfast. Sorry to hear that you disapproved of the 2/3rd pint, the debate on this continues. This is something that is recommended to us by the supplier and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Location is excellent, staff very friendly, rooms very clean. But my room had two issues: window did not isolate outside noise, and curtains did not block the strong street lighting. In addition, internet connection was really slow.More

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    Response from ph_Reading, Manager at pentahotel ReadingResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Wael, Sorry to hear that some of the basic features of the hotel let you down. We are hoping to have our windows replaced very soon and are also reviewing our internet offering at the moment. Hopefully if you return in the future we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Don't expect anything fancy when you come here. The bar area downstairs is lovely and modern and you'd hope that the theme would carry on in the rooms but unfortunately they are just glorified travel lodge or holiday Inns. Nice enough and is what it...More

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    Response from ph_Reading, Manager at pentahotel ReadingResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Amanda, We are very sorry to hear that we couldn't go any further than just ok. We pride ourselves on offering a unique and friendly service but clearly fell short of our expectations on this occasion. We hope you choose to give us another...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I found the rooms very cold, and the windows were draughty, a very noisy location both inside the hotel and outside, the food was not very good, the menu was very poor, not lot for vegetarians, constant noise in hotel during night and outside which...More

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    Response from ph_Reading, Manager at pentahotel ReadingResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Steven, We are so sorry to hear about your recent experience with us. We try and do the most we can to ensure all of our guests have a pleasant stay with us and this clearly did not happen during your stay. We have...More

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$92 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Reading
    • #9 Family Hotel in Reading
    • #10 Business Hotel in Reading
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Reading
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    • Number of rooms
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    JeffWellingotn
    26 July 2017|
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    Response from Christina B | Reviewed this property |
    It hadn't been opened when we visited, so best to phone them I think. Sorry for delay, been on holiday.
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    2 July 2017|
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    Response from nogie1810 | Reviewed this property |
    Oh I don't know TBH. But I am pretty sure they would let you. They are so accommodating.
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    16 May 2017|
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    Response from Letishabee | Reviewed this property |
    parking is about a 3min walk. customers use the ncp car park
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    "height=less noise from the ground. Not that it's a real issue here."
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    "If you want a quiet room, you would have to ring them. I'm sure that they would make your visit as..."
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    "Rooms overlooking the motor way can be noisy"
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    "Try not to get a room next to screeching loud drunk woman!"
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