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Mercure George Hotel Reading

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Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

This place was amazing and a beautiful little hotel situated in the middle of the town, but has a lovely little court yard that you could sit in and not feel like you're in such a busy place. The staff were so accommodating, the food...More

Thank mariakennedy84
Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 12 May 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 6 May 2016

This is an unusual hotel, partially hidden off the mani street, with a ice courtyard at front. it looks small and charming, at the front door. It had a complete redecoration just before I visited in April2016, with new carpets, painting and papering throughout. A...More

Thank Colin R
Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 10 May 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting hotel situated in the very centre of Reading; the location could not be better. The hotel is very dated and lacks a lift, but is kept very clean. The staff in the hotel are extremely helpful and welcoming and are a...More

Thank Andy B
Response from StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 6 May 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 27 April 2016

This hotel is very run down and only has the negatives of an historic property. There is nothing quaint about it, just seriously thin walls and floors and bad decor. Someone walking in the room above me was so loud if felt like they were...More

Thank Elly R
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I met up with a friend of long standing at the Mecure George Hotel in Reading, the staff, without exception couldn't have been more helpful & friendly. We were spending two nights there, Saturday & Sunday, first impressions were of an old building with character,...More

Thank Valerie L
Response from StuartReading, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 27 April 2016

Thank you for your review, I was pleased that you appreciated the aspects of our hotel that are within our control, ie customer service etc. We are still exploring possibilities regarding a lift but this is proving a challenge for a 700year old listed building,...More

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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 .
8 September 2014|
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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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"I stayed in Room 316 on the second floor nice big room"
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"If you have heavy luggage make sure you are on a lower floor as no-one helps you with your luggage"
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"Ask for a room away from the street side."
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"Ask for a quiet room if sleep is important to you."
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