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Top Reading Historic Hotels

100 Kings Road by House of Fisher
4 out of 5
100 Kings Road, Reading, England
The price is ¥10,291 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 24
4.5/5Wonderful! (57 reviews)

"My room was spacious and had a well-equipped kitchen. The friendly staff was available to answer my questions (and help order a taxi!) 24/7. There were plenty of good restaurants within walking distance."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

100 Kings Road by House of Fisher
The Roseate Reading
5 out of 5
26 The Forbury, Reading, England
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The price is ¥10,876 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 25
4.5/5Wonderful! (349 reviews)

"Great location and spacious rooms, beautiful décor, very classy. They do need to review the Sunday Breakfast arrangements though. Buffet style is fine provided the containers are well stocked. Providing 10 pieces of bacon at a time was ridiculous when there are 10 people waiting for it, especially ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

The Roseate Reading
The Great House at Sonning
4 out of 5
Thames Street, Sonning-on-Thames, Reading, England
The price is ¥9,776 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
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

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The Bird In Hand
4 out of 5
Bath Road, Knowl Hill, Twyford, Reading, England
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The price is ¥9,262 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.4/5Wonderful! (168 reviews)
More staff needed at breakfast. Otherwise great.

"Great for business. But was let down by staff at customer service not taking down notes on what I asked for breakfast. Too little staff at breakfast is the issue, so then the only member of staff is rushing around. Real shame. As the rooms are perfect for a business trip, and not far from Marlow ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

The Bird In Hand
SACO Reading - Castle Crescent
4 out of 5
2-12 Castle Crescent, Reading, England
The price is ¥10,818 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 22
4.4/5Excellent! (42 reviews)

"Good clean place. Decent location. Will stay again"…"

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2020

SACO Reading - Castle Crescent
Bull Inn
4 out of 5
High Street, Sonning-on-Thames, Reading, England
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The price is ¥11,448 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.3/5Excellent! (118 reviews)

"Liked the pub very old tons of character but the stairs to the rooms were a killer. Good food staff excellent,would return if next in the area."…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2020

Bull Inn
Novotel Reading Centre
4 out of 5
25b Friar Street, Reading, England
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The price is ¥8,233 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
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
City Wall House by House of Fisher
4 out of 5
26 West Street, Reading, England
The price is ¥9,133 per night from Sep 23 to Sep 24
4.2/5Very Good! (31 reviews)
Perfect business base

"Great location, good basic supplies and offers from quality local restaurants. Great communication and surprisingly quiet. Slightly tricky entrance box on apartment door but super clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

City Wall House by House of Fisher
Malmaison Reading
4 out of 5
18-20 Station Road, Reading, England
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The price is ¥7,976 per night from Oct 16 to Oct 17
4.2/5Very Good! (600 reviews)

"It was Mother’s Day and my birthday but also start Of COV19 lockdown. The staff were very welcoming and thorough regarding the virus. I have stayed here a few times but not in this room which was lovely"…"

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Malmaison Reading
The Hind's Head
4 out of 5
Wasing Lane, Aldermaston, Reading, England
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The price is ¥8,875 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 22
4.2/5Very Good! (90 reviews)

"Very picturesque village and the pub fits right in. They took very special care to social distance and managed to get us into dinner even though we had not pre-booked. Staff were very friendly, even down to the cleaners, which is unusual. Would definitely want to come back."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2020

The Hind's Head
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 25 to Sep 26
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 Oct 6 to Oct 7
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
Reading Serviced Apartments
4 out of 5
12-18, Crown Street, West Berkshire, Reading, England
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3.8/5Good! (92 reviews)
convenient location

"Really nice big apartment, easy to find & 15 min walk to the station"…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Reading Serviced Apartments
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
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
Sure Hotel by Best Western Reading
2 out of 5
39 Christchurch Road, Reading, England
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The price is ¥3,473 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 25 to Sep 26
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
Blagrave Rooms
3 out of 5
7 Blagrave Street, Reading, England
The price is ¥7,075 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 22
3.2/5 (158 reviews)
Excellent

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

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Blagrave Rooms
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Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Reading?
The historical places in Reading are likely a big part of your travel plans. During your visit, why not check out the festivals and riverfront?
What's the best accommodation in Reading that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, SACO Reading - Castle Crescent is a top 4-star apartment for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers free parking and in-room kitchens. Basildon Park is a short 15-minute drive away. A couple of other options near historic sites include Mercure George Hotel Reading and Sure Hotel by Best Western Reading.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in Reading?
Reading is home to 304 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 59 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical places and other sights in Reading?
Reading is notable for landmarks like Mapledurham House and Watermill, Basildon Park, and Reading Abbey Ruins. Cultural venues include Hexagon, Reading Museum and Town Hall, and Mill at Sonning. Other popular sights include Oracle and Madejski Stadium.
What is a historic hotel like in Reading?
By booking a historic hotel, guests can spend a night or two in a place that has a national historic designation. A castle, stately home, palace or even a pub, lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be turned into a historic hotel provided that it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are often found within the guestrooms or public spaces of these historic hotels in Reading, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of historic hotels are generally the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value as well as how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Reading have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the popular amenities found in a hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Reading, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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