The Great House At Sonning Hotel - Reading

ex. Great House Sonning

Thames St, Sonning-On-Thames, Reading, United Kingdom, RG4 6UT  show map
 3 stars
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The Great House At Sonning Hotel - Reading

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The Great House At Sonning Hotel is a 3-star accommodation within 15 km of Coral Reef .

The property is situated 4.3 km away from University of Reading. The hotel offers perfect location 5 km from the center of Reading.

The Great House At Sonning Hotel offers a panoramic view to its guests.

Guests can reach The Great House At Sonning Hotel from London Heathrow airport within 40 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Some of the luxury hotel rooms feature flat-screen TV, a safe, a dressing area, ironing facilities and a wardrobe as well as an electric kettle and a fridge. Staying at The Great House At Sonning Hotel guests can enjoy the river. For more comfort a bathtub, a shower and free toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

Regatta offers Indian dishes and lies 50 meters away.

Services

A meeting room and a photocopier along with a storage room, a safe deposit box and an elevator are available for guests.

Relax

Meals, a play area and board games for children are provided at The Great House At Sonning Hotel. The hotel offers canoeing, cycling and racquetball as well as a sun terrace, an indoor swimming pool and a picnic area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Board games
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa & wellness center

Room view

  • River view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
All children
3 - 16 years
Extra bed GBP 15
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Thames St, Sonning-On-Thames, Reading, United Kingdom, RG4 6UT

Get directions
City Center
  • Reading
    2.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Reading station
    2.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Regatta
    100 ft
  • The Bull Inn Restaurant
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49

Rooms and availability

The Great House At Sonning photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    205 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This Deluxe Double Room has a full-size retro-style fridge with fresh milk and water supplied. Additional amenities include a 43-inch flat-screen TV, DAB radio, free WIFI, linen and toiletries. Guests will find a rain shower in the bathroom.

The Great House At Sonning photos Exterior Hotel information
Suite
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

The Clocktower Suite is a large room containing a table and chairs, and a full-size retro-style fridge with fresh milk and water supplied. Additional amenities include a 43-inch flat-screen TV, DAB radio, free WiFi, linen, robes, slippers and toiletries. Guests will find a rain shower in the bathroom.

The Great House At Sonning photos Exterior Hotel information
Clocktower Family Suite
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Child safety socket covers
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Telephone
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

The Clocktower Family Suite is a large room with two special kids beds in their own area, and a full-size retro-style fridge with fresh milk and water supplied. Additional amenities include a 43-inch flat-screen TV, DAB radio, free WiFi, linen, robes, slippers and toiletries. Guests will find a rain shower in the bathroom.

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Cozy Double Room
  • Room size:

    120 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

The Double Room is smaller that the Deluxe Double Room but has a full-size retro-style fridge with fresh milk and water supplied. Additional amenities include a 43-inch flat-screen TV, DAB radio, free WiFi, linen and toiletries. Guests will find a rain shower in the bathroom.

The Great House At Sonning photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Riverview Room
River view
  • Room size:

    205 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

The spacious suite offers panoramic views of the River Thames and a seating area. A full-size retro-style fridge is featured, along with a retro-style digital radio, 43-inch flat screen TV, retro phones, luxury bedding and wake me up power showers. A bath option is also available.

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Coach House Suite
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

The Coach House Suite is split level and features a seating area. A full-size retro-style fridge with fresh milk and water is supplied. Additional amenities include a 43-inch flat-screen TV, DAB radio, free WiFi, linen, robes, slippers and toiletries. The bathroom has a free-standing bath and separate walk-in rain shower.

The Great House At Sonning photos Room
Medium Twin Room
  • Room size:

    345 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

These rooms have fresh milk, water, free WiFi, a full-size retro-style fridge and a seating area. These rooms all have showers, a sofa bed and a 32-inch flat-screen TV.

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Medium Double Room
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

These rooms have fresh milk, water, free WiFi, a full-size retro-style fridge and a seating area. These rooms all have showers and a 32-inch flat-screen TV. Some rooms have sofa beds.

The Great House At Sonning Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Just Posh Art1.6 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center2.7 mi

Places of interest

  • Sonning Working Mens Club1000 ft
  • Reading College2.3 mi
  • Royal Berkshire Hospital2.5 mi
  • University of Reading2.6 mi
  • Reading Crown Court2.6 mi
  • Abtei der Kluniazenser2.7 mi
  • Bridge Boats2.7 mi
  • Reading Central Library2.7 mi
  • University of Reading Library2.7 mi
  • HM Prison2.7 mi
  • Salter's Bros Steamers2.8 mi

Train stations

Shopping areas

  • Oracle Shopping Centre2.6 mi

Amusement

  • Showcase Cinema2.7 mi
  • Island Bohemian Club2.7 mi

Museums

  • The Ure Museum of Greek, Archaeology1.8 mi
  • The Museum Of Reading2.7 mi
  • Museum Of English Rural Life2.7 mi

Parks

  • The Herb Farm and, Saxon Maze2.2 mi
  • Forbury Gardens2.6 mi

Theaters

  • The Mill At Sonning Theatre Ltd400 ft
  • The Hexagon2.6 mi
  • The Jelly Leg'D Chicken Arts Centre2.7 mi

Local attractions

  • Maidenhead Heritage Centre8.9 mi
    18 Park Street, Maidenhead
  • Coral Reef - Bracknell's Water World9.6 mi
    Nine Mile Ride, Bracknell
  • Gallery Fifty Five11.6 mi
    High Street, Hook
  • The Look Out Discovery Centre9.6 mi
    Nine Mile Ride, Bracknell
  • The Sounding Arch9.7 mi
    River Road, Maidenhead

Restaurants nearby

  • Regatta100 ft

    Address: The Great House

    55% likes this, based on 30 reviews

  • The Ivy of Sonning800 ft

    Address: 5 High Street
    Phone: (0118) 9697676

    85% likes this, based on 50 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • The Bull Inn Restaurant800 ft

    Address: High Street
    Phone: 01189 693901

    74% likes this, based on 76 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49

The Great House At Sonning Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Great House At Sonning

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 136 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.4

    I love the tranquillity that the Great House at Sonning has to offer in an area which is a very busy business orientated region.

  • Single
    5.0

    The front desk and housekeeping staff were delightful. All other staff was not. The breakfast staff & bartenders were almost rude ~ acted like waiting on you was a bother. The bar was about the only place the internet worked yet rarely was anyone there to get you something to drink.

  • Single
    10.0

    Excellent choice inj the restaurant and very reasonable prices.

    The internet connection didn't work.

  • Single
    9.6

    The staff at this hotel went much more than the extra mile. Polite, helpful, professional - incredible. Stay here, you will not be dissapointed.

    I had to leave and go home, I didnt like that!

  • Single
    10.0

    The staff here are really great. I made a mistake with my booking and they ammended this for me without charging, something they were within their rights to do. This is a very friendly and very well run hotel and I gladly recomend it.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    We stay here regularly and love the position..rooms are lovely..food is fine..lovely atmosphere

  • Single
    7.0

    It was a good price for decent hotel in Thames Valley. Very good meal and service in restaurant in the evening.

    Couldn't get I/Net access. Could be my computer settings, but works in other hotels. Would stop me staying there again on business. Bfast restaurant service slow and hit and miss, while evening service excellent.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Pleasant, quiet riverside location, plentiful parking, large garden, tradtional pub nearby. Good range of food and prices in restaurant. Magnificent breakfast.

  • Single
    8.0

    It was a good all-round experience; I was happy with the room, the food was superb and all of the staff I dealt with were a real credit to the hotel.

  • Single
    8.8

    Location

    Restuarant was a bit pricey.

  • Single
    7.0

    Nice friendly welcome. Complimentary newspaper and parking. Excellent breakfast.

    Room slightly dated, radiator not secured to wall.

  • Single
    10.0

    Staff is always very nice and helpful, food is one of those experiences you should try at least once in a lifetime

    this time I arrived too late for dinner (of course it is not hotel's faul)

  • Couple
    6.2

    Location and size of room

    Collection of smokers to be negociated at front door. Reception staff competent but cool in their approach. Room was comfortable but cold and remained so next morning. Fan heater provided but noisey

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We were lucky enough to be upgraded to am executive room, which was wonderful - next time we will definitely pay the extra for this. Wonderful quiet room. Perfect venue from which to access an event we were attending in nearby Henley. Very welcoming, and a wonderful conservatory dining room, delightful for breakfast.

    Slightly surprised that breakfast finished at 10am on Sunday - but the staff were marvelous when we arrived at 09.58am, and incredibly helpful.

  • Single
    8.2

    An alround good experience

    Wifi a bit hit and miss.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Great House At Sonning Hotel - Reading Reading location
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Hotel Address:

Thames St, Sonning-On-Thames, Reading, United Kingdom, RG4 6UT

Get directions
City Center
  • Reading
    2.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Reading station
    2.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Regatta
    100 ft
  • The Bull Inn Restaurant
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49