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The Great House at Sonning
4 out of 5
Thames Street, Sonning-on-Thames, Reading, England
The price is ¥9,776 per night from Oct 8 to Oct 9
4.4/5Wonderful! (399 reviews)

"This is a fantastic hotel, in the river, with wooden pods you can eat overlooking the river or sit in open restaurant. The river view rooms are retro style with really nice beds and old fashioned bath tub where two people can sit. All new and modern but retro style. Very clean and very friendly staff. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2020

The Great House at Sonning
Crowne Plaza Reading
4 out of 5
Caversham Bridge Richfield Avenue, Reading, England
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥8,233 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.2/5Excellent! (552 reviews)

"Nice scenic location. Good eating places within walking distance. I enjoyed the hotel breakfast. Friendly and helpful staff"…"

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Crowne Plaza Reading
Novotel Reading Centre
4 out of 5
25b Friar Street, Reading, England
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,233 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 27
4.2/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"The staff and the room are spectacular! I wish the separate toilet had a sink - but that’s a personal gripe 😂"…"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Novotel Reading Centre

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pentahotel Reading
4 out of 5
Oxford Road, Reading, England
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The price is ¥6,451 per night from Oct 9 to Oct 10
4.1/5Very Good! (981 reviews)

"Although because of Covid19 the Hotel restaurant is closed and even breakfast is only served on a table on Reception it was very lovely stay 👍 nice room. I’ve used Mall carpark over the weekend with the rate of £8 per 24h and it is just next to a hotel 👍"…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2020

pentahotel Reading
Holiday Inn Reading South M4 Jct11
4 out of 5
Basingstoke Road, Reading, England
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥5,789 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.1/5Very Good! (497 reviews)
Probably better nearby for around the same price

"This hotel has convenience and facilities on it's side, with a good location for the m4 and the pool and gym - though not close to central Reading. The whole place could do with a refurb, and perhaps a re-think on layout, I was kept awake all night by a service door and noise coming from behind it. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Holiday Inn Reading South M4 Jct11
ibis Reading Centre (new ibis rooms) Hotel
3 out of 5
25A Friar Street, Reading, England
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The price is ¥5,917 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 25
4.1/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Very close to Reading station and town centre and reasonably priced."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

ibis Reading Centre (new ibis rooms) Hotel
De Vere Wokefield Estate
3.5 out of 5
Wokefield Park, Goodboys Lane, Mortimer, Reading, England
The price is ¥10,304 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 21
4/5Very Good! (105 reviews)

"Nice clean spacious rooms peaceful setting ,shame could use the pool due to Covid 19 rules ."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2020

De Vere Wokefield Estate
Best Western Reading Calcot Hotel
3 out of 5
98 Bath Road, Reading, England
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The price is ¥5,557 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
3.9/5Very Good! (356 reviews)

"Staff on duty polite and courteous andvwre greeted at breakfast"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Best Western Reading Calcot Hotel
Relaxinnz Great Expectations
3 out of 5
33 London Street, Reading, England
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The price is ¥7,390 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3.7/5Good! (276 reviews)

"Great interior in the bar area. Excellent location for City Centre and Station."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Relaxinnz Great Expectations
ibis Styles Reading Oxford Rd
3 out of 5
648 654 Oxford Road, Reading, England
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The price is ¥5,017 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
3.7/5Good! (452 reviews)

"All good, beds a bit hard and tv connection faulty but overall good. Nice breakfast"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

ibis Styles Reading Oxford Rd
Mercure George Hotel Reading
3.5 out of 5
10-12 King Street, Reading, England
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3.7/5Good! (332 reviews)
Excellent central location

"Lovely room with an excellent location. The only downside is the noise throughout the night and what sounded like beer barrels being rolled out at 4am. But its not a bad compromise for the location. Would highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

Mercure George Hotel Reading
The Wee Waif Reading by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
Old Bath Road, Charvil, Sonning, Reading, England
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3.7/5Good! (171 reviews)
Bright modern hotel

"Bright modern hotel with a decent bar and restaurant attached next door. Quite some way out of Reading town centre if you need to go shopping for enjoy the nightlife there"…"

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2019

The Wee Waif Reading by Greene King Inns
Sure Hotel by Best Western Reading
2 out of 5
39 Christchurch Road, Reading, England
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The price is ¥3,495 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.5/5Good! (890 reviews)

"It was all generally good, couple of plastic glasses would have been nice for water or a wine but had cups Etc so fine."…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Sure Hotel by Best Western Reading
ibis Styles Reading Centre
3 out of 5
4-8 Duke Street, Reading, England
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The price is ¥5,789 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 25
3.5/5Good! (331 reviews)

"Its location is perfect. Staff were friendly. A packed continental breakfast included."…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

ibis Styles Reading Centre
Parkside International Hotel
3 out of 5
72 Bath Road, Reading, England
The price is ¥5,147 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 21
3.5/5Good! (205 reviews)
Worth a stay!

"Good value for money."…"

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2019

Parkside International Hotel
Flexistay Reading West Aparthotel
3 out of 5
Bath Road, Padworth, Berkshire, Reading, England
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3.2/5 (197 reviews)
Basic but clean and pleasant

"Apart from the restaurant and bar being closed it’s a good hotel. t needs the bar and restaurant though as there is nothing around within walking distance."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Flexistay Reading West Aparthotel
Blagrave Rooms
3 out of 5
7 Blagrave Street, Reading, England
The price is ¥7,075 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 21
3.2/5 (158 reviews)
Excellent

"Excellent, and very close to the station."…"

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Blagrave Rooms
Elmhurst Hotel
3 out of 5
51 Church Road, Reading, England
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The price is ¥5,659 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3/5 (113 reviews)
A hotel for a short one-person stay near the Uni.

"The building felt a bit old but the bed was comfortable, the breakfast was very nice and the staff were extremely helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

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Frequently asked questions

What is Reading like for travelers on a budget?
Reading has a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Oracle and Madejski Stadium, this destination is home to Wellington Country Park and Chiltern Hills, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Reading?
Based on reviews, ibis Reading Centre (new ibis rooms) is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other choices to stay on the cheap include ibis Styles Reading Oxford Rd and Sure Hotel by Best Western Reading.
How many low cost hotels should I expect to find in Reading?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 25 budget hotels in Reading.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Reading?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Reading, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 60°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 41°F. Average annual precipitation for Reading is 34 inches.
What is there to see and do in Reading?
Reading is known for its festivals and historic sites, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Ascot Racecourse and Legoland, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Head to Oracle and Broad Street Mall for some bargain shopping, or hunt for deals at John Lewis Reading.
How can I get to Reading and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Reading can help keep you on budget. The nearest airport is 22.4 mi (36.1 km) from the center in Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Oxford (OXF), which is 29.8 mi (48 km) away. If you’d like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Reading Station, Reading West Station, or Reading Earley Station.

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