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Ibis Reading Centre

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25 Friar Street Reading Station, Reading RG1 1DP England See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviewstrain stationfriar streettown centrecentral locationpubs and restaurantscar parkrooms are smallreception staffcomfortable bedreading stationfew minutes walksaturday nightshort staythe hotel is cleanbusiness tripan overnight staynight's sleep
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A ver good IBIS. Close to Reading Station. It had the new sweet beds and probably the best hotel bed I have slept in for quite a while. The bathroom was interesting...you stepped up into this capsule like bathroom with the usual IBIS 1 towel,...More

Thank Linda W
Response from ibisReading, General Manager at Ibis Reading CentreResponded 2 days ago

Dear Linda, Thank you very much for the great review. I am so delighted that you had a pleasant stay with us and you were generally satisfied with your stay. I am very happy to see that our ibis sweet bed was for your liking....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Ibis after attending Reading festival for the day on Saturday. We were arriving early as the music began before the 2pm check in, and after calling ahead in the morning staff were very helpful in getting us checked in early. The room was...More

Thank Aimee R
Response from ibisReading, General Manager at Ibis Reading CentreResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Aimee R, Thank you very much for the great review and appreciate the fantastic 5* rating:) I am so delighted that you found the hotel very convenient for your stay and hope you enjoyed the Festival. So much appreciate your kind words regarding the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hotel is fine. Ironing facilities are despicable. One iron and ironing board locked to a wall in a room for everyone to share. Stood waiting outside the room for about 20 mins and then realised the reason it was taking so long is because the...More

Thank Levi G
Response from ibisReading, General Manager at Ibis Reading CentreResponded 3 days ago

Dear Levi G, Thank you very much for your review. I deeply apologize for the inconvenience of the ironing facilities. I will take immediate action with this but I advise that next time just give us a call to the reception and we will arrange...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I frequently stay at this Ibis hotel, and am reassured that I will get a good night's sleep & hearty breakfast to set me up for the day. Comfortable beds, clean rooms, Great value for money, always friendly staffMore

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Response from ibisReading, General Manager at Ibis Reading CentreResponded 3 days ago

Dear dobbinsaddle, Thank you for your very kind words and appreciate your loyalty. They are very much appreciated and my team will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed yourself during your stay at ibis Reading and you found the hotel comfortable and clean as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Ibis Reading Centre for one night as we were in the city for a football game. Easy to find, a great city Centre location. Close to bars and shops. The room was exceptionally clean, tea and coffee facilities are provided. Our...More

Thank RandRH
Response from ibisReading, General Manager at Ibis Reading CentreResponded 1 week ago

Dear RandRH, Thank you very much for the great review. I am so delighted that you had a very pleasant stay with us and hope you enjoyed the football game:) Nice to see that you found our hotel very clean as well our location was...More

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The Ibis Reading Centre is 2 min from the train station and the pubs of Friar Street, and 30 min by train from London Paddington. Heathrow airport is accessible in 30 min via the M4 and Gatwick in 70 min ...More by train. 10 min from Madejski Stadium and Green Park, 20 min from Legoland, the hotel has 182 rooms with air cooling. It also features a bar serving snacks 24 hours and wireless Internet access for guests on business stays. Public undercover parking close by at discounted rates for hotel guests. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
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Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$61 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ibis Reading Centre Berkshire
United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
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Lucie H
10 August 2018|
Response from Usman D | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think there is a charge for parking as long as you have a room booked at they’re hotel. The car park is not very big but can still accommodate a number of cars and vans.
9 May 2018|
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Response from ibisReading | Property representative |
Dear Holly, We do have a Full English Breakfast offer. Unfortunately we do not have avocado but plenty other option available from the buffet. If you have any other question please do not hesitate to contact me. Kind... More
14 November 2017|
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Response from Keith B | Reviewed this property |
You park in a nearby car park - you get it at a reduced rate for staying at the hotel. It works out about £25 over night.
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"I suggest room on second floor. If you want city view take upper floor (14)."
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"Some rooms are very high but remember that there are only 2 lifts"
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"We had no issues with noise but we were both at the back, away from the street."
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