Novotel Reading Centre

25B Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1DP, United Kingdom

8.4

Very good

Based on 4059 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

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About the hotel

Policies

You need to know

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).
  • Parking height restrictions apply.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) guidelines.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Mandatory fees

 

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for to-go breakfast: GBP 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Covered self parking fee: GBP 18 per day
  • Pet fee: GBP 10 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in Instructions

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
  • This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
  • Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Check-in Special Instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Description

General description

Novotel Reading Centre like no other is perfectly situated in Reading, as it is surrounded by many enjoyable landmarks such as Reading Crown Court. And also, it has a vital location because of being near to Reading Magistrates Court.

Accor ensures guests’ recreational moments with Novotel Reading Centre's spectacular fitness centre, sauna, and indoor pool.

The comfy and elegant 178 rooms offer Wi-Fi, air conditioning, desk, phone, and a bathroom with hairdryer.

Location

With a stay at Novotel Reading Centre, you'll be centrally located in Reading, within a 10-minute drive of Royal Berkshire Hospital and Oracle. This 4-star hotel is 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from University of Reading and 3.6 mi (5.7 km) from Madejski Stadium.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

John Lewis Reading - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Reading Museum and Town Hall - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Broad Street Mall - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Oracle - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Forbury Gardens - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Reading Central Library - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Reading Abbey Ruins - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Reading Civic Centre - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Hexagon - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
St. Giles-in-Reading Church - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Royal Berkshire Hospital - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Reading College - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Museum of English Rural Life - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Progress Theatre - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 44.8 km / 27.9 mi
Oxford (OXF) - 54.5 km / 33.9 mi

The preferred airport for Novotel Reading Centre is Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Dining

Satisfy your appetite with a variety of  International dishes and enjoy the top-notch drinks, cocktails, hot drinks, and alcoholic drinks.The hotel provides breakfast daily.

Rooms

The interiorly designed chic and comfortable 178 rooms at Novotel Reading Centre include Wi-Fi, room service, safe, phone, and air conditioning. The hotel will always keen on providing conveniences such as TV, minibar, coffee/tea maker, hairdryer, and bathroom.

Amenities

Novotel Reading Centre provides a group of magnificent services to meet guests’ needs; such as Wi-Fi, lift, a 24-hour front desk, parking, family rooms, and laundry, in addition to the fitness centre, sauna, and indoor pool. The hotel also provides rooms and services dedicated to disabled and handicapped guests.

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Renovations

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Express check-in/check-out

  • Front desk

  • Non-smoking hotel

  • Turkish bath/hammam

  • Sauna

  • Lifts

  • Laundry service

  • Conference room

  • Indoor pool

  • Restaurant

  • Dry cleaning service

  • Parking

Amenities

Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
Front desk services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Front desk
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
Beauty & wellness
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
Pool & beach
  • Indoor pool
General
  • Business centre
  • Conference room
  • Lifts
  • Multilingual staff
  • Non-smoking hotel
  • Does Novotel Reading Centre offer free breakfast?

    No, Novotel Reading Centre does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does Novotel Reading Centre have non-smoking rooms

    No, Novotel Reading Centre doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does Novotel Reading Centre provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does Novotel Reading Centre have a swimming pool?

    No, Novotel Reading Centre does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does Novotel Reading Centre have free Wi-Fi?

    No, Novotel Reading Centre does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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