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ibis Reading Centre 3 stars

Hotel in Reading City Centre, Reading

With a central location, 2 minutes' walk from Reading Railway Station and the pubs on Friar Street, ibis Reading Centre offers rooms with air cooling. Very cozy and clean! Amazing staff.

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8.3
Very good
3,063 reviews
Price from
£36
per night

pentahotel Reading 4 stars

Hotel in Reading City Centre, Reading

In the centre of Reading, the stylish 4-star Pentahotel Reading offers a chic guest lounge and a games room. The noise from people going out on a night out and then coming in early hours and banging, but we were all good with it as we are young ourselves then it's settled down

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8.2
Very good
3,769 reviews
Price from
£72.25
per night

Novotel Reading Centre 4 stars

Hotel in Reading City Centre, Reading

With a leisure centre and stylish restaurant, Novotel Reading Centre is just 2 minutes’ walk from Reading Railway Station. The modern hotel has a 24-hour front desk and a cosy lounge bar. Did everything I was looking for.

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8.1
Very good
2,146 reviews
Price from
£71
per night

Sure Hotel by Best Western Reading 2 stars

Hotel in Reading

Sure Hotel by Best Western Reading is 1 mile from Reading city centre and offers a free onsite gym, free Wi-Fi and free parking on site. Reading University is a short walk away. Fantastic value and good walking distance to shops. The hotel was crisp and clean.

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7.5
Good
1,829 reviews
Price from
£45
per night

Hilton Reading 4 stars

Hotel in Reading

Just 26 minutes by train into London and a 3-minute drive from Reading centre, Hilton Reading offers air-conditioned rooms, free on-site parking and an indoor swimming pool. Hospitality, service prompt response

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8.4
Very good
2,016 reviews
Price from
£73.47
per night

Crowne Plaza Reading East 4 stars

Hotel in Reading

New luxury Crowne Plaza Reading East, provides a stylish, contemporary look and feel to suit the business traveller, leisure and spa guest. The total experience was perfect, the food was extremely good with fantastic presentation, should be rated 3/4* The restaurant even went out of their way to accommodate my daughter that is Dairy,Gluten,Wheat and Lactose intolerant without any issues and a helpful smile... this made her feel so special ... thank you

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8.4
Very good
1,143 reviews
Price from
£84.55
per night

Malmaison Reading 4 stars

Hotel in Reading City Centre, Reading

This unique residence is a modern reworking of the Great Western Hotel, built in 1844 and reputed to be the oldest surviving railway hotel in the world. Everything apart from one monumental error which ruined the whole affair

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8.4
Very good
1,247 reviews
Price from
£79
per night

voco Reading 4 stars

Hotel in Reading

Featuring a swimming pool, a sauna and a fitness centre, the voco Reading is conveniently located right next to The Reading FC Conference Centre and adjacent to the Select Car Leasing Stadium. Everything! I totally recommend it

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8.6
Fabulous
1,741 reviews
Price from
£60
per night

Crowne Plaza Reading 4 stars

Hotel in Reading

On the banks of the River Thames, the Crowne Plaza Reading is a 5-minute drive from the centre of Reading. The hotel offers air-conditioned rooms, free on-site car parking and complimentary Wi-Fi. Nice hotel and good service. I high recommended.

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8
Very good
2,050 reviews
Price from
£80.10
per night

Easyhotel Reading

Hotel in Reading

Centrally located, easyHotel Reading is great for business or leisure travellers seeking a comfortable, convenient and budget friendly base whilst visiting Reading and surrounding areas. Bathroom is clean and new, room is clean and bed is clean and comfy

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7.2
Good
987 reviews
Price from
£32
per night

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FAQs about hotels in Reading

  • The French Horn, The Mill House and Bull Inn have received great reviews from travellers in Reading regarding the views from their hotel rooms.

  • The average price per night for a 3-star hotel in Reading this weekend is £114 or, for a 4-star hotel, £99. Looking for something even fancier? 5-star hotels in Reading for this weekend cost on average around £243 per night (based on Booking.com prices).

  • These hotels in Reading are highly rated by couples: Beech House Hotel, Bel and the Dragon-Reading and Bull Inn.

  • Some of the best hotels in Reading near Madejski Stadium include voco Reading, Reading Green Park Village Serviced Apartments and Ivory Lodge.

  • On average, it costs £79 per night to book a 3-star hotel in Reading for tonight. You'll pay on average around £104 if you choose to stay in a 4-star hotel tonight, while a 5-star hotel in Reading will cost around £317 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • For hotels in Reading that serve up a highly-rated breakfast, try Bull Inn, Bel and the Dragon-Reading and Beech House Hotel.

  • Bel and the Dragon-Reading, Beech House Hotel and Bull Inn are some of the popular hotels in Reading.

  • Many families visiting Reading loved staying at Bel and the Dragon-Reading, Trunkwell House Hotel and Beech House Hotel.

  • On average, 3-star hotels in Reading cost £67 per night, and 4-star hotels in Reading are £106 per night. If you're looking for something really special, a 5-star hotel in Reading can on average be found for £143 per night (based on Booking.com prices).

Work and Play Beside the Thames

At the meeting point of the Thames and Kennet rivers, affluent Reading is close to London, yet far enough to feel completely different. For this reason it is an important business hub, particularly for IT. The M4 motorway runs directly from here to Heathrow Airport, and trains from its station terminate at Paddington.

The town has literary connections to Jane Austen – whose school was in the Abbey Gateway – and Oscar Wilde, who was imprisoned in its jail. Nowadays, the Reading Festival is its biggest cultural event and has earned a place in the town hall museum. However, its most impressive exhibit is a replica of the Bayeux Tapestry.

The Reading shopping options include Broad Street and The Oracle, a riverside complex also housing bars, cinemas and restaurants. The river continues south to one of the town’s green spaces, some housing golf courses. Forbury Gardens features a bandstand and large lion statue, and next door are ruins of an abbey founded by Henry I.

Potential day trips include the Roman remains at Silchester, and river cruises to Henley-on-Thames, while sport lovers should visit the Madejski Stadium, home of Reading FC and London Irish rugby club.

Booking.com’s Reading accommodation includes hotels with spas, cheap apartments and guest houses with parking.

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