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Malmaison Reading

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
The brief encounter, that fleeting glance from across the platform, a longing to be with the one you shouldn't...Meet me outside the station at this gloriously converted rail hotel. You shouldn't have this much fun so close to Heathrow, but you will at Mal. You shouldn't find a train...
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Location and contact
18-20 Station Road, Reading RG1 1JX, England
35,8 km to Heathrow Airport
180 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I stayed here for one night in order to attend the Henley Festival with work colleagues. Great location for arriving by train and friendly welcome at reception, though perhaps there should have been more than 1 member of staff on the desk at 3pm (when...More

Thank bikergirl
Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded yesterday

Hello bikergirl, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am pleased to hear that you stayed with us for the festival period. I can assure you that the room you were allocated was not in need for another guest that evening,...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a reasonable lunch here today, the service was efficient the ambience was good, not that busy at all. My guest had salmon which was fine. I had a chicken Thai curry which was ok but rather bitter and totally lacked coconut milk. Creme...More

Thank GPGOxford
Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded yesterday

Hello GPGOxford, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I'm glad you found the service to be efficient and the restaurant had a good ambiance. I will definitely feed the comments about the Curry back to our Head Chef, this is not...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The hotel itself is well situated for the train station. This made it easy to travel to visit family and friends. This is the first time we have stayed here. We picked this hotel because of its location. The staff were friendly enough and were...More

Thank CarolyninAsia
Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded yesterday

Hello CarolyninAsia, Thank you for leaving a review. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay overall. I'm sorry to hear about the maintenance issues your encountered, I will follow this up with the team to find out what happened on this occasion....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed for one night during a business trip. Ideal location when arriving by train and after a long day a cheerful welcome was much appreciated. Food was excellent and the only tiny negative is that I thought the room devour was quite dark. Otherwise excellent...More

Thank jonange
Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded yesterday

Hello joanange, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased you found our location convenient! I will pass your comments onto the Head Chef about the food! We hope to see you again soon in Malmaison Reading. Kind regards Marie

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The malmaison hotel is conveniently situated to the centre of the town and for the railway station. So we decided to treat ourselves to a night in the hotel. It does have the typically dark decor but I do love the effort malmaison takes to...More

Thank Sara C
Response from Marie W, General Manager at Malmaison ReadingResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sara C, Thank you for your email. I am really pleased that you enjoyed your experience and would stay with us again! You'll have to let us know how we can "wow" you for the 5* experience! Kind regards Marie

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Details
Price range
US$108 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Reading
#6 Business Hotel in Reading
#10 Romantic Hotel in Reading
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$108 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Reading
#6 Business Hotel in Reading
#10 Romantic Hotel in Reading
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Janie M
22 November 2017|
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Response from Littlebroad | Reviewed this property |
Yes incredible food aswell!
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roger s
10 April 2017|
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Response from Coolberryhawk | Reviewed this property |
use the station car park, or better still leave the car at home it is a very good location for central walking, close to station and the shops.
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Room Tips
"Rooms facing the station are very noisy"
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"Room on the third floor had a great split level, with an open plan bathroom - very stylish!"
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"studio room was very quiet"
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"Rooms facing the station hear road noise"
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