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The Great House at Sonning

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
330 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Thames Valley Park
    5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Royal Berkshire Hospital
    7 min drive
  • Restaurant
    The Bay
    26 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Travellers Rest
    4 min drive
  • Airport
    London (LHR-Heathrow)
    34 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Deluxe Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

About this area

Reading

Located in Reading, The Great House at Sonning 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.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Thames Valley Park - 5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Royal Berkshire Hospital - 7 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Reading Abbey Ruins - 9 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Oracle - 9 min drive
  • Popular Location
    University of Reading - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Reading Twyford Station - 5 min drive
  • London (LHR-Heathrow) - 34 min drive

Restaurants

  • Coppa Club — 1 min walk
  • The Bay — 26 min walk
  • Travellers Rest — 4 min drive
  • Qumin Indian Takeaway — 5 min drive
  • Oriental Wok — 5 min drive

About this property

The Great House at Sonning

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a garden, a picnic area, and a lobby fireplace are onsite. All 49 rooms provide free WiFi, minibars (stocked with some free items), and digital TV. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free bottled water, and portable fans.

Renovations and closures

The property will be renovating from 14 October 2019 to 18 November 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Exterior
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 20.0 per day.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 1.95 and GBP 20 for adults, GBP 1.95 and GBP 20 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20.0 per day

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

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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a sofa bed. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. 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.

Property is also known as

  • The Great House at Sonning Hotel
  • Great House Sonning Hotel
  • Great House Sonning Hotel Reading
  • Great House Sonning Reading
  • Sonning Great House
  • The Great House at Sonning Reading
  • The Great House at Sonning Hotel Reading

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 1.95-20 for adults and GBP 1.95-20 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • 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.

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Portable fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Free minibar (some items)

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

  • Coppa Club – Alfresco dining restaurant with a bar offering Mediterranean cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.
4.4

Excellent

5 - Excellent
197
4 - Good
92
3 - Okay
24
2 - Mediocre
12
1 - Poor
5
4.6
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

Beautifully done and in a lovely location. The surrounding towns are all lovely too.

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

3/5

We enjoy the area. But we had a very smelly bathroom, poor drains.

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

A lot of thought had been put into this hotel. The room fittings and layout were superb. Our every need was met by all the friendly staff. Will definitely stay again.

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

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