Hotels in Reading, United Kingdom

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Reading overview

Visitors to Reading speak favorably about this welcoming city's riverfront, bar scene, and restaurants. Enjoy the festivals and entertainment while in town. You can learn about the local heritage of Reading at top landmarks like Reading Abbey Ruins and Mapledurham House and Watermill. While here, you may want to make time for other popular sights such as Oracle and Madejski Stadium.

Where to stay in Reading

With a wide assortment of hotels to choose from, Reading is sure to have options to suit your style. There are 120 hotels in Reading and you can shop as many as 518 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 30%. We have room prices as low as 18 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Reading as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 18 5-star hotels from 134 USD per night
  • • 331 4-star hotels from 67 USD per night
  • • 204 3-star hotels from 48 USD per night
  • • 15 2-star hotels from 39 USD per night

How to get to Reading

Fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), 22.4 mi (36.1 km) from the heart of Reading. Oxford (OXF) is the next closest major airport, 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

Train stations include:
  • • Reading Station (0.3 mi/0.4 km from the city center)
  • • Reading West Station (0.9 mi/1.4 km from the city center)
  • • Reading Earley Station (2.4 mi/3.9 km from the city center)

What to see around Reading

Here are some local attractions:
  • • Lagoona Park
  • • Beale Park
  • • UK Wolf Centre
  • • Bucklebury Farm Park
The area's cultural scene stands out, and these are some places to visit:
  • • Reading Museum and Town Hall
  • • Hexagon
  • • Museum of English Rural Life
  • • Progress Theatre
  • • Mill at Sonning
The area is recognized for its natural setting, offering these places to visit:
  • • Forbury Gardens
  • • Prospect Park
  • • Dinton Pastures Country Park
  • • Wellington Country Park
  • • Basildon Park
Top places to visit include:
  • • Oracle
  • • Reading Abbey Ruins
  • • Madejski Stadium
  • • Mapledurham House and Watermill

When to visit Reading

Wondering what time of year to travel or what you should pack? Here are some average seasonal norms so you'll know what to expect for your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 53°F day, 34°F night
  • • April-June: 70°F day, 39°F night
  • • July-September: 73°F day, 48°F night
  • • October-December: 61°F day, 37°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.31 inches
  • • April-June: 0.28 inches
  • • July-September: 0.28 inches
  • • October-December: 0.35 inches