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Crescent Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for a business trip. The gentleman on the front desk was welcoming and the room was a good size. Bathroom slightly on the small side but that's what you expect. Walked to the oracle by the river for dinner, lovely 15 minute stroll along the water. Taxi back was only £5. Bed was really comfortable and clean. Walls...

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Bathroom smelt like damp. Stains on the walls. The smell of a greasy fry up invaded my room early in the morning. Plastic cutlery in room. Dirty kettle provided. Hotel needs a good clean & refurb. Staff were friendly as a plus but I would not recommend hotel. Parking is free, which is another plus. No bar on site. Could...

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Do not be fooled by the website . This is really a dirty and low rated hotel. As a lone female I didn't feel safe. The door locks were weak and my door was tried from outside a few times. The walls are so thin that you could hear everything in the rooms around so no sleep due to snoring,...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Dirty hotel, dirty rooms, dirty bathroom, flannels not towels, old, tired looking. Looks nothing like it did in on booking.com. Update your pics, fix the mould and damp, make sure room are warm before you enter and not -1c and reduce your price £68 is bloody expensive for this hole (and to most that's cheap) Believe me you would rather...

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Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Booked this hotel in an error so decided to bear with it entered the room and it was a bad start floor board are moving, toilet flush not working beds are moving apart. Quilt and pillows stinks like hell. The people upstairs were jumping all night could not sleep there was no staff to complaint about. Then when went for...

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here when going on a night out with friends in Reading. The room cost me £50 and was easily worth that. The hotel is not fancy but the room was easily as quality as some of the travelodges I've stayed at. Sure I wouldn't take the girlfriend there, but you get what you pay for and for £50...

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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

This is a very poorly run hotel! No hotel at all, more like a hostel! A total rip off, you pay a lot of money for the poor standard of rooms. There is no lounge or communal area such as a bar. I had to be at my training course nearby at 9am but breakfast wasn't ready until 8:30. the...

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2Thank Kathrin F
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Having read what the majority of fellow reviewers here have been through at this hotel, I can only say I must have been one of the few relatively lucky ones. The entire building is shabby and run down and gives the thorough impression that the owners don't give a toss. And as at least one other person here has pointed...

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Jaz121, Front Office Manager at Crescent Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for feedback. It proves our point that if the hotel is on low ranking,Even you could not find any fault during your stay, you still need to give low score to follow the pattern. I am sure if you were staying in high rating hotel you must have given them 10 out of 10. So as per your...

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Me and My girlfriend arrived here ready to go to an event in Reading- but left here wanting to go home after feel dirty and worried we had been bitten by dust mites after the state of a dirty/moldy room they call a hotel room. We paid half cash and half direct debit- he gave us the keys – we...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Actually stayed July 2015 but only just managed to catch up.... Booked 5 nights for business stay and was unable to find alternative accommodation at short notice so had to see it out (with carrier bag over pillow) and complained at check out. Hotel.com refused to publish my initial review so hopefully truth will be told on TripAdvisor.... As stated...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Crescent Hotel

Address: 35 Coley Avenue, Reading RG1 6LL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Reading
Price Range: £44 - £104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Crescent Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Don't stay here!!!!”
Deev1, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else.”
CourtenayR_12, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else...?”
pastymuncher, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Hard to advise best rooms as rooms are so close together.”
nitap744, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Don't go near this hotel, it's awful.”
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Galwaygirl91, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
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