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French Horn Hotel

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
106 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Thames Valley Park
    6 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Royal Berkshire Hospital
    8 min drive
  • Restaurant
    The Flowing Spring
    16 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Sebastian's
    5 min drive
  • Airport
    London (LHR-Heathrow)
    35 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Standard Room (1 Double Bed)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More details

About this area

Reading

Located in Reading, French Horn Hotel is in a rural location and on a river. Notable landmarks in the area include Reading Abbey Ruins and Mapledurham House and Watermill. Legoland and Lapland UK are also worth visiting.

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Thames Valley Park - 6 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Royal Berkshire Hospital - 8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Microsoft UK Headquarters - 8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Reading Abbey Ruins - 8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Oracle - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Reading Twyford Station - 5 min drive
  • London (LHR-Heathrow) - 35 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • The Flowing Spring — 16 min walk
  • Sebastian's — 5 min drive
  • Thai Elephant — 5 min drive
  • The Fat Fish — 5 min drive

About this property

French Horn Hotel

Riverfront inn with free breakfast and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this inn has a bar/lounge and coffee/tea in a common area. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a meeting room, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities. All 21 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Other amenities available to guests include flat-screen TVs, room service, and Egyptian cotton sheets.
French Horn Hotel offers 21 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.
The inn offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.
This Victorian inn also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and a garden. Onsite self parking is complimentary.
French Horn Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10:30 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Check-out

Check-out before 11:30 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Property is also known as

  • French Horn Hotel
  • French Horn Hotel Reading
  • French Horn Reading
  • French Horn Hotel Inn
  • French Horn Hotel Reading
  • French Horn Hotel Inn Reading

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 7 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

  • Restaurant – Garden-view fine-dining restaurant. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
4.4

Excellent

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4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Mediocre
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1 - Poor
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4.5
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

A very comfortable old style Hotel with character and charm. Food excellent, staff charming and helpful. Too hot for me though in general areas.

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Property grounds are beautiful and adjoining the river.

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Going back in time.

Different. To normal hotels.

Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities

The receptionist who is there in the afternoons and evenings is incredibly friendly. The other one, who is there in the mornings, is not, and is unpleasant to deal with.

Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

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