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Mercure George Hotel Reading

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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good30%
  • Average35%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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“single room”(28 reviews)
“lovely building”(7 reviews)
“centre of town”(19 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star accommodation
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was given a ground floor dark comfortable room. Depressing gloomy small square windows but attractive Dickens silhouette prints on the walls. Comfy bed.Nespresso machine and tea/coffee facilities with kettle and Lotus biscuits. Can request more. Be warned. I booked a 7.30 am wake up...More

Thank Jilliana R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had reservations about staying at this hotel having read the recent reviews, however I was very pleasantly surprised! The weather was very hot, and I contacted the hotel in advance to ask for a room on a lower floor and a fan, and upon...More

Thank Sharron H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting place. Just needs customer service. Had no hot water for 3 days, asked front desk clerk if there would any type of compensation for the inconvenience, each time was told manager would contact me, never happened. Did not get a wake up call 2...More

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Response from Stuart S, Front Office Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, I am sorry to hear about your disappointment with us, and I would like to personally assist you with making things right. I can confirm we did have a problem with the Hotel boilers for 2 days, when a water pipe burst in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like sleeping in a sauna this is the hotel for you the top floor of the hotel despite being a maze is so hot it's tropical.There was a fan in the room (on a timer) and the windows have a restricted lock on...More

Thank gareth j
Response from Stuart S, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review and can only apologise the hotel at this time does not have any air conditioning .Your willingness to share your experience is genuinely appreciated

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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Response from Stuart S, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 2 weeks ago

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$82 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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3 December 2016|
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Response from The_Hatwoods | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Its 11am.
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Sean G
3 November 2016|
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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 .
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gtcdac
8 September 2014|
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Response from StuartReading | Property representative |
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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"Room on lower floor."
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"Make sure you get a low floor, the rooms at the top are known to be hot and uncomfortable. Stay away from..."
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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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