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    Mercure George Hotel Reading

    10-12 King St., Reading RG1 2HE, England
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 28 March 2016

    I stayed here with my mum recently and what a gem this is. The hotel is an old coaching house so the building is very old. We were in room 405 which seemed to be at the end of a maze of corridors which was...More

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    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 29 March 2016

    Thank you for your very kind words. They are much appreciated and my team will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at The Mercure George Reading. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind Regards Stuart Hall

    Reviewed 27 March 2016

    I was placed in a very tired room initially - everything was faded and quite ugly - so I simply asked for a different room and was placed in a twin room - no.105 which was quite nice. I was told by many people that...More

    Thank HannahHughes
    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 29 March 2016

    I am sorry on this occasion you were disappointed with your stay at The Mercure George Reading and i will personally look into the comments you have made. The Hotel is going through a refurbishment programme at the moment which includes all the rooms and...More

    Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

    Just spent one night here. Nice old hotel with creaking floors & odd shaped doors. Our room (416) was ok ( told we had been upgraded when we checked in), view out of window was of a wall! The door could not be locked from...More

    Thank Paul B
    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 29 March 2016

    Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at The Mercure George Reading. I will personally look into the comments you have made regarding your room. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed breakfast. Kind Regards Stuart Hall

    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    The Mercure George is very conveniently situated in the heart of Reading town centre making it an excellent destination to stay on a night out or weekend out in Reading. The Hotel is very pleasant, being one of the oldest buildings in Reading. It is...More

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    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 16 March 2016

    Thank you for your comments regarding your stay at The Mercure George Reading and i look forward to your next visit. Kind Regards Stuart Hall General Manager

    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    Staff helpful and friendly, food average for hotel, English and Indian Puri menus in bar. Built into an old building in the Centre of Reading, Room clean and tidy but no lift, 3 stories with luggage and no one offered to help. Always a warning...More

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    Response from StuartAHall, General Manager at Mercure George Hotel ReadingResponded 16 March 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at The Mercure George in Reading. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and have noted your comments. Kind Regards Stuart Hall General Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$75 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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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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    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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