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    The Reading Lake Hotel

    Pingewood, Reading RG30 3UN, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good22%
    • Average26%
    • Poor22%
    • Terrible23%
    1 week ago
    “Run down, tired and lacklustre”
    2 weeks ago
    “Such a shame!”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 13 January 2014

    My wife booked a night here on a Wowcher deal - 3 rooms to accommodate us and daughters and son-in-law. Reception was excellent as were all the other staff we encountered. The rooms were comfortable, clean and lacked nothing apart from needing extra pillows which...More

    Thank ilderv0
    Response from Paul H, Manager at The Reading Lake HotelResponded 26 March 2014

    Thank you for your comments regarding your recent stay. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay and hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again. Sorry that the food took a little bit of time but you are quite right...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here as my sister had her wedding reception in their Henley Suite a couple weeks ago. The rooms are large and have beautiful views of the lake. Although in the middle of nowhere, I think it adds to the charm...More

    Thank Varshee
    Response from Paul H, Manager at The Reading Lake HotelResponded 7 January 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our hotel. We are very glad to hear you had such a great time both at the wedding and with your stay. Many thanks and happy New Year Kind Regards

    Reviewed 20 December 2013

    Stayed through work. Wouldn't stay otherwise. Location is the middle of nowhere. Nice little lake outside with access from the balcony off my room, but it's not much of a lake in my opinion. Nice but that's as kind a word as I'd use. Had...More

    Thank Maguire A
    Response from Paul H, Manager at The Reading Lake HotelResponded 7 January 2014

    Thank you for your review on the Reading Lake Hotel I am sorry it seems there were a couple of issues during your stay but thank you for bringing them to my attention. We will obviously look to address these where possible. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 9 December 2013

    I read all the reviews on here and I must say I was a little concerned, although when I got to the hotel we had a great time. The hotel was clean and the staff friendly. Although I would say that the rooms however, are...More

    Thank Rebecca2719
    Response from Paul H, Manager at The Reading Lake HotelResponded 7 January 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review. While it would appear on the whole you enjoyed your stay with us we will of course look into the points you have raised especially regarding the shower. Our bedrooms will be updated as part...More

    Reviewed 29 November 2013 via mobile

    I spent a week on business in Reading and stayed at the Reading Lake. This hotel only has 2 things going for it - the food is outstanding and the staff are really friendly. That, though, is not without exception. I witnessed a chap come...More

    Thank Glennog
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 76 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Reading
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 81
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    • Berkshire >
    • Reading
    • Also Known As
    • Reading Copthorne Hotel ,
    • Copthorne Reading
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    "Overlooking the lake"
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