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    Great Expectations Hotel & Bar

    33 London Street, Reading RG1 4PS, England
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I had just one night at the Great Expectations Hotel as I had to catch an early train from Reading Station. I was very pleased with my choice. Very nice room,clean and well presented. The room was quiet despite having a busy bar on ground...More

    Thank Nick P
    Response from 33londondst, Manager at Great Expectations Hotel & BarResponded yesterday

    We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for your lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back when your next staying in Reading .

    Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

    This is the second time I've stayed here. I like the hotel's quirky bar and good food. The staff are lovely and the bed is comfy. The room was clean. Hard to find anything negative to say. If pressed there was a lingering smell of...More

    Thank SharonLouise1969
    Response from 33londondst, Manager at Great Expectations Hotel & BarResponded 1 November 2017

    What a lovely review ,thank you. We work hard to give our guest a pleasant stay , l'm so glad we achieved our goal . Hope to see you again .

    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    We booked this hotel as it's near The Oracle and my daughters university halls . Looking at the reviews I didn't have any expectations but I can honestly say I'm pleasantly surprised . It's a little gem . It's clean . It's welcoming . We...More

    Thank lalWales
    Response from annah h, General Manager at Great Expectations Hotel & BarResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely review.My team and I are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    What a super location to stay, just outside the busy waterside area of Reading. Great nights stay for a spot of shopping and then a little evening out. The bar has a Dickens theme and is really inviting. They serve a good range of Gins...More

    Thank GKHHMP
    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    This is a nice bar and some good spaces and areas to find yourself and tuck yourself away in. It does feel rather dates and a bit of a real ale pub and also a bit of a student haunt which does not really fall...More

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    Response from annah h | Property representative |
    7am weekdays 8am weekends
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    Response from Dawn W | Reviewed this property |
    no but there's an NCP carpark almost opposite. Reasonable charges.
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