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    The Reading Lake Hotel

    Pingewood, Reading RG30 3UN, England
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    29/10/2017Check In 30/10/2017Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$72
    US$63
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good22%
    • Average26%
    • Poor22%
    • Terrible23%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 519 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I am reliably informed that in years gone by, this was ‘the’ hotel to go to. If you went to a Christmas party at the Reading Lake Hotel then you were in for a good time. Sadly, time has been cruel on this hotel. It...More

    Thank RyanandClaire
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Booked this last minute on late rooms its lucky if its a two star. Half the hotel has been gutted by a fire and the rest has been left to run down. Room was dirty see my pictures compared to theirs broken hairdryer unit hanging...More

    1  Thank Mitrvls
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My friend and I booked 2 separate double rooms for single occupancy. Being two ladies we wanted rooms next to each other or at least on the same floor. Firstly we were offered a room each, on separate floors. Then given 2 rooms next to...More

    1  Thank Lisa B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I have just had a fantastic Beef Stroganoff, really enjoyed every mouthful: thank you Chef and to the staff who served me! The view in the restaurant onto the lake is lovely, and from my room also as it has a balcony. Room is clean,...More

    1  Thank 335julie
    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    Rooms and communal areas really need updating but the decked area leading from the view over the lake is fabulous, Cheap as chips too! Great place to stay as a base to explore the wider area. Food not great!

    Thank gayljones
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$70 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Reading
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 81
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    • Berkshire >
    • Reading
    • Also Known As
    • Reading Copthorne Hotel ,
    • Copthorne Reading
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