Novotel Reading Centre

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
25b Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1DP, United Kingdom
4.2 out of 5 rating 994 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property 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.

Rooms

Stay in one of 179 guestrooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have separate bathtubs and showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Enjoy recreational amenities such as an indoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and a television in a common area.

Dining

Enjoy international cuisine at GourmetBar, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. To-go breakfasts are served on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10 AM and on weekends from 7 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

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

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).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

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 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
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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • 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.

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.

Features
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Water dispenser
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 106
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • -Covered parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available