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    Rainbows Lodge

    132-138 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AY, England
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    USD 62*
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    Overview
    • Excellent9%
    • Very good23%
    • Average39%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible12%
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    “tea coffee” (3 reviews)
    “free wifi” (4 reviews)
    “double room” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

    I've stayed in many Reading hotels. I stayed here for the first time this week.... Starting with the positive... Bed comfortable, good tea coffee biscuit selection in room, tv channels varied, reception accommodating, good value, reasonable restaurants next to hotel... The neutral... A five to...More

    1  Thank monkeynonk
    Reviewed 4 November 2014

    This hotel deserves better than 30 out of 32. I've stayed there 3 or 4 times and have always been satisfied and well received. yes, it is an older building but it is clean and quiet. The person at the front desk has always been...More

    1  Thank SkyMcCain
    Reviewed 2 September 2014

    The Hotel seems a little worn out. There are a lot of narrow stairs. The room was small but quiet - ok. There is a small parking lot behind the hotel. Complimentary breakfast in the pizzaria on the corner. We stayed one night. The hotel...More

    Thank Søren T H
    Reviewed 23 August 2014

    My daughter and I stayed for one night ahead of Reading festival as we wanted to get there early next morning. The hotel is in a central location, there were 2 parking spaces available when we arrived at 9.30 pm. The receptionist was friendly and...More

    Thank MariabY9025FP
    Reviewed 7 May 2014

    Stayed for 1 night. The site says there is limited free parking onsite but does not mention that there appears to be no alternative parking within quick walking distance if that is taken. There are a few on-street parking spaces that become unlimited after 6...More

    1  Thank UkSimjon
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 66 - USD 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Berkshire >
    • Reading
    • Also Known As
    • Rainbows Hotel Reading
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms facing the main road are not quiet. No elevators, so chose ground floor if you have heavy luggage."
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    "Maybe try other hotels in the area before you consider this one"
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    "Only stayed once, in room 2 which was perfectly acceptable on the noise front."
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    "Room 23 is large and at the back. Not a good hotel for those with mobility issues though."
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