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Mercure George Hotel Reading

MercureUS$80*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$158*
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Gravesend England
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Stayed here on business for 1 night. At the top of 2 very squeaky staircases I had a single bed which was extremely uncomfortable. If I thought the stairs were squeaky I hadn't prepared for the room! A dark & dingy room in what seemed to be the attic. I went for dinner, ordered lasagne & a glass of coke,...

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your comments in relation to your recent stay and confirm I will address the problems you have mentioned. I can only apologise for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay. Once again thank you

Leipzig, Germany
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Great style and comfort. Super clean. Friendly staff. Good wifi. Central location in shopping area, and 2 minuts walk to train/bus station. Old building, so you will have to lift your bags up the stairs. Corridors is a Maze, I found it Charming.

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feed back and confirm we were delighted to learn you thought the staff were friendly and helpful and that your accommodation was to your liking. I confirm I will pass on your kind words to all the staff at our next team meeting We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in...

Bishkek
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Mecure George is a good economical choice for accommodation in Reading. Located along the shopping arcade street, the hotel is in walking distances to most restaurants, shops, and pubs. The single room was cozy and clean with tea and coffee amenities as well as shampoo etc... in the bathroom. The only drawback was the fact the room was a...

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review and confirm I was delighted to learn you had an enjoyable stay with us. Its always nice to hear such good feed back such as yours and will let my staff know your comments at our next team meeting Once again thank you and look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel next...

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Is a nice looking place - it could be amazing with some investment. Staff where very good and helpful. Only criticism was it was loud. Noise from the rooms above and outside made it difficult to sleep. But the room was comfortable and large. Also has the iron attached to the trouser press so you know it's going to be...

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and confirm I was pleased to learn you thought the staff were very nice and friendly I will pass on your kind words to them at our next team meeting. I confirm I will discuss the iron which I understand is attached to the trouser press with our hotel engineer and will be replace if...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stayed one night on business. Like most city centre hotels they do not have own car park but ncp is only 5 minutes away. I believe you can also set down outside if you want to offload luggage.Check in staff friendly and efficient. Room a bit dated maybe but clean and comfortable. A bit hot and could not find a...

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you for your most recent review and confirm I will pass your kind words on to all the staff at our next team meeting. I was please to learn you thought our hotel was good value and very comfortable with a great location.. Look forward to welcoming you back

Slough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This is described as one of the oldest, if not the oldest, buildings in Reading and the squeaky floorboards are testament to this. It was not the flooring so much as the loud late night arrivals of other guests that disturbed my sleep for the two nights I stayed there. Unlike other places I have stayed, there are no advisory...

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review and confirm I was disappointed to learn you had a few issues with your room key on check- in for which I apologise for. I have already spoken to our hotel engineer and confirm the prints you have mentioned will be addressed. Your willingness to share your thoughts is much appreciated . I look...

Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This hotel is like the curates egg - good in parts. Lovely building, good room, great location, inexpensive for location. However, noisy because of location, the service is patchy some staff very good (reception, restaurant), others (night reception) poor - how difficult is it to understand the need for an extra blanket when all that is provided is a thin...

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recent comments in connection with your most recent stay here at the Mercure Reading. I confirm I will discuss the points raised which will be address as soon as possible I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near furture

Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

One night stay decent en- suite room some way from reception, no lift plenty of stairs however far too warm for comfort,.window facing street would not stay open. Very disturbed sleep due to the heat.

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and confirm I was disappointed to learn you has an issue with your bedroom window and confirm this will be addressed by our hotel engineer . I can only apologise for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay. You willingness to share your thoughts is much appreciated I look forward to welcoming you back to...

Reviewed 1 March 2017

A lovely old coaching house, now hotel set in the lovely town of Wallingford. I have visited this hotel on several occasions and it is one I always look forward to visiting again. The hotel is a great mix of a modern extension attached to a very old original coaching house. loads of character mixed with good services.

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StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel Reading, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review and confirm I was delighted to learn you thought the hotel is filled with character mixed with good service.I will pass on your kind words to all the staff. I look forward to welcoming you back to the George Hotel next time you are in the area Once again thank you

Porthcawl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

What a great place... a quirky old building with character and an offbeat layout, but what a fantastic modern room for the price! Modern and stylish and yet still sitting comfortably in another age. Quiet Sunday night and a leisurely Monday morning... nice !

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Thank you so much for your kind words in connection with your recent stay here at the Mercure George Hotel. I confirm I will pass on your thoughts to all concerned, Once again many thanks and look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel next time you are in the area

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This historic hotel is situated in the centre of Reading next to the oracle shopping centre and a short walk to the railway station.The hotel has its own courtyard ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mercure George Hotel Reading

Address: 10-12 King St., Reading RG1 2HE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
Price Range: $93 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mercure George Hotel Reading 3*
Number of rooms: 76
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“Dont face the inner courtyard.”
Paula_Day, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose another hotel”
Kerry96, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Could ask for room over courtyard to avoid any road noise”
dman212014, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Watch for rooms pointing at main entrances”
BobStamford, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The hotel does not have the largest of carparks, arrive early to avoid missing out.”
MENOTYOUlot, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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