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Bel & The Dragon Reading

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Bel & The Dragon Reading

Bel & The Dragon Reading

3.5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Blakes Lock, Gas Works Road, Reading, England

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationReading Abbey Ruins7 min walk
  • Popular LocationRoyal Berkshire Hospital8 min walk
  • Popular LocationThames Valley Park19 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)30 min drive

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About this area

Reading

Bel & The Dragon Reading is located in Reading. Reading Abbey Ruins and St. Giles-in-Reading Church are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at North Wessex Downs and Mapledurham Country Park. Lagoona Park and Beale Park are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the inn's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Reading Abbey Ruins - 7 min walk
  • Royal Berkshire Hospital - 8 min walk
  • Forbury Gardens - 9 min walk
  • Museum of English Rural Life - 12 min walk
  • Thames Valley Park - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Reading Station - 14 min walk
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Back of Beyond - 5 min walk
  • Biscuit & Barrel - 5 min walk
  • The Lyndhurst - 6 min walk
  • Pappadams - 6 min walk
  • The Outlook - 6 min walk

About this property

Bel & The Dragon Reading

3.5-star Reading inn in Reading City Centre, near Oracle
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free inn has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, express check-out and wedding services are on-site. All 5 rooms offer in-room free WiFi, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and free bottled water. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, showers and phones.
Bel & The Dragon Reading offers 5 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. This Reading inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

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 or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily: GBP 12.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 11:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Reception and check-in hours are noon to 10:30 PM on Saturday and Sunday.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

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

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 12.50 per person (approximately)

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

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

BEL DRAGON READING Inn
BEL DRAGON READING
BEL THE DRAGON READING
Bel & The Dragon Reading Inn
Bel & The Dragon Reading Reading
Bel & The Dragon Reading Inn Reading

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 34 out of 53 reviews
5 - Excellent 64%
Rating 4 - Good. 16 out of 53 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 53 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 53 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 53 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
ighly recommended
Excellent stay, staff could not be more attentive, food excellent. While a decent walk away from the town centre this means there is little noise so a good nights sleep. Highly recomm
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent place to stay
Absolutely lovely place to stay great staff, good facilities excellent breakfast would definitely recommend and will stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing little staff truest amazing especially Perry
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020