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The Read House

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Front of property
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes

Overview of The Read House

The Read House

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with indoor pool, near Tennessee Aquarium

9.2/10 Superb

1,273 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
The price is $127
Price available on 2/21/2023
107 West Martin Luther King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN, 37402

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Chattanooga
  • Tennessee Aquarium - 12 min walk
  • Chattanooga Riverfront - 5 min drive
  • Ruby Falls - 12 min drive
  • Rock City - 19 min drive
  • Hamilton Place Mall - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) - 22 min drive
  • Free area shuttle


  • City Diner - 3 min walk
  • Community Pie - 3 min walk
  • Cupcake Kitchen - 6 min walk
  • The Honest Pint - 6 min walk
  • Tupelo Honey - 6 min walk

About this property

The Read House

The Read House puts you 0.6 mi (1 km) from Tennessee Aquarium. After splashing around at the indoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the coffee shop/cafe or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. Fellow travelers say good things about the helpful staff and restaurant.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 235 rooms
  • Arranged over 10 floors


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - anytime
  • Express check-out available
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21


  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 2 per room, up to 50 lbs per pet)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Onsite valet parking (USD 24 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Onsite parking limited


  • Free area shuttle within 3 mi

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Free local shuttle

What to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby

Working away

  • 8 meeting rooms
  • Conference space (19000 square feet)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop


  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Library
  • Fitness center
  • An indoor pool


  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 50-inch TV
  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • LED light bulbs

Special features


Lobby Bar and Lounge - This lobby lounge serves light fare only.
Starbucks - Onsite coffee shop. Open daily.
Bridgeman's Chophouse - Onsite steakhouse. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately USD 15.00–100.00 per person

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 20 per stay


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay


  • Valet parking costs USD 24 per night with in/out privileges

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site. </p><p>This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

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Frequently asked questions

Does The Read House offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Read House does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Read House?
As of Feb 8, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Read House on Feb 21, 2023 start from $127, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Read House?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Read House?
Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at The Read House?
Yes, dogs are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room and maximum weight of 50 lbs per pet. There's a charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at The Read House?
Yes. Valet parking costs USD 24 per night. Parking spots may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Read House?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Read House and nearby?
Have fun with activities like cycling, hiking, and kayaking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Enjoy a swim in the indoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a fitness center.
Are there restaurants at or near The Read House?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, Lobby Bar and Lounge. Nearby restaurants include Cupcake Kitchen (6-min walk), The Honest Pint (6-min walk), and Tupelo Honey (6-min walk).
What's the area around The Read House like?
The Read House is in Downtown Chattanooga, a short 7-minute walk from Chattanooga Convention Center and 9 minutes' walk from University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The local area is considered walkable as well as being good for shopping.







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10/10 Exceptional

Kelley, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Donna, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

One Night in Town
My one-night stop on a longer trip was made much more memorable by my stay at the Read House is now my go-to stop inChattanooga.e Read House. If you like/love old hotels, stay here! Quiet, comfortable room. SPACIOUS room! Excellent restaurants - some of the best French Onion Soup I've ever had. Helpful and friendly staff! The Read House is now my go-to stop in Chattanooga.
Bruce, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Rick, 2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Siany, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

LINDA A, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Birthday relaxing
It was my birthday and I used my free booking. I loved the room it was so quiet, clean, comfortable and the view was nice. The bed was so soft and staff was very friendly. I love downtown and the hotel it’s self. Thinking about staying for Mother’s Day weekend
lakeisha, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice and welcoming.
Deborah A, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

R J, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location - very clean - free water bottles is a nice perk!
Michelle, 3-night family trip
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