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    The Reading Lake Hotel

    Pingewood, Reading RG30 3UN, England
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    • Excellent7%
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    16 Jul 2017
    “Could be beautiful ”
    11 Jul 2017
    “Full of Potential but Lacking”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    I don't like to write bad reviews, but this hotel is a dump! I'm sure it was once lovely, as a Copthorne, but it's been taken over. I have a lovely large room with a balcony. Standing outside and looking back, I can see bare...More

    Thank Wes_Charles
    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    Yes it is shabby yes there is a lot of fire damage due to fire (ongoing insurance claim) but the staff are the nicest people and so helpful. They made us very welcome. The setting is idealistic . bedroom nice size, comfy bed large room...More

    Thank cassiecairn
    Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

    Approached down a rather rough country lane, past flags that look as though they had been involved in various glorious charges in the Crimean War and past the rather overgrown and derelict lodge. Park your car and see that half the hotel is a shell....More

    Thank Tim W
    Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

    Just stayed in this hotel for 2 nights and it's fine. The staff are friendly, rooms clean and the food is good, especially breakfast. The only thing I would say is it needs a good clean and lick of paint outside and the decking area...More

    Thank mickkaren1231
    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    Firstly the hotel is half burnt out and has been for nearly two years. Secondly the neighbouring country club is derelict and abandoned. The receptionist was rude beyond belief and the room was filthy and worn out. The balcony, which provided a stunning view of...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
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    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
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    • USD 66 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Reading
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 81
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    • Also Known As
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