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Crowne Plaza Reading

Caversham Bridge Richfield Avenue

8.5

Excellent

Based on 2182 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

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About the hotel

Policies

You need to know

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: GBP 15.8 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 60.00 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Description

General description

The expansive health club is reason enough to visit the non-smoking Crowne Plaza Hotel Reading and it also offers our guests extras like complimentary internet access and private parking. Rising just three stories this Crowne Plaza is set amid lush lawns on the banks of the River Thames. The centerpiece here is the health club which includes a fitness room with cardio equipment a tiled steam room dry sauna and a shimmering indoor pool that's heated so you can enjoy it year-round. There are five treatment suites where you can indulge in massages and other pampering. Lots of natural wood lends a warmth to the 122 non-smoking rooms and suites which boast complimentary Wi-Fi connections and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Well-lit desks with executive chairs are among the thoughtful touches as are coffeemakers and minibars. Cozy robes hang in the bathrooms. Opt for room service or head down to the restaurant for dishes made with the freshest local ingredients. You can also head to the bar for lighter fare. Parking is on the house. Located on the banks of the Thames this Crowne Plaza sits on the northern side of Reading. Minutes away is the Reading Railway Station which has direct links to London. Downtown attractions include Reading Abbey the Museum of Reading and the Museum of English Rural Life. The 18th-century Basildon Park one of the area's grand houses is eight miles northwest. London's Heathrow Airport is 28 miles east of the property.

Location

With a stay at Crowne Plaza Reading, you'll be centrally located in Reading, within a 10-minute drive of Reading Abbey Ruins and Reading Museum and Town Hall. This 4-star hotel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from John Lewis Reading and 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Forbury Gardens.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Reading Museum and Town Hall - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Broad Street Mall - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Forbury Gardens - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
John Lewis Reading - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Reading Central Library - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Reading Abbey Ruins - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Hexagon - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Oracle - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Reading Civic Centre - 1.7 km / 1 mi
St. Giles-in-Reading Church - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Royal Berkshire Hospital - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Reading College - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Museum of English Rural Life - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Progress Theatre - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LHR-Heathrow) - 50.2 km / 31.2 mi
Oxford (OXF) - 53 km / 33 mi

The preferred airport for Crowne Plaza Reading is London (LHR-Heathrow).

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at Acqua, a restaurant which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 122 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as a health club, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and a meeting room. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Shuttle to airport

  • Express check-in/check-out

  • Front desk

  • Spa/health club

  • Sauna

  • Lifts

  • Concierge

  • Laundry service

  • Conference room

  • Indoor pool

  • Restaurant

  • Dry cleaning service

  • Parking

Amenities

Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Café
  • Restaurant
Front desk services
  • Bellboy
  • Concierge
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Front desk
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
Beauty & wellness
  • Sauna
  • Spa/health club
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
  • Shuttle to airport
Pool & beach
  • Indoor pool
General
  • Ballroom
  • Business centre
  • Conference room
  • Garden
  • Lifts
  • Multilingual staff
  • Does Crowne Plaza Reading offer free breakfast?

    No, Crowne Plaza Reading does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does Crowne Plaza Reading have non-smoking rooms

    No, Crowne Plaza Reading doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does Crowne Plaza Reading provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does Crowne Plaza Reading have a swimming pool?

    No, Crowne Plaza Reading does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does Crowne Plaza Reading have free Wi-Fi?

    No, Crowne Plaza Reading does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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