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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe
Flat-screen TV
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMill at Sonning2 min walk
    Popular LocationThames Valley Park11 min drive
    Popular LocationMicrosoft UK Headquarters15 min drive
    AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)43 min drive
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  • Standard Room (1 Double Bed)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Room (1 Double Bed)

About this area

Reading

Located in Reading, French Horn Hotel is in a rural location and on a river. Legoland and REME Museum of Technology are local attractions and those in the mood for shopping can visit Oracle and John Lewis Reading. Bracknell Ski Slope and Lagoona Park are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Mill at Sonning - 2 min walk
  • Reading Abbey Ruins - 8 min drive
  • Thames Valley Park - 11 min drive
  • Royal Berkshire Hospital - 15 min drive
  • Microsoft UK Headquarters - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Reading Twyford Station - 5 min drive
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow) - 43 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Coppa Club - 5 min walk
  • Bull Inn - 7 min walk
  • The Flowing Spring - 16 min walk
  • The Shoulder of Mutton - 18 min walk

About this property

French Horn Hotel

Riverside inn with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and coffee/tea in a common area are available at this inn. 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. Thoughtful touches include espresso makers and bathrobes, and guests will also find room service and flat-screen TVs.
French Horn Hotel offers 21 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features laptop-compatible safes and espresso 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 baths or showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Reading inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

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
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
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

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:30 AM: GBP 15.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • 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.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

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

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water

More

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:30 PM and 10:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:30 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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 cooked-to-order breakfast: GBP 15.00 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

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
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at French Horn Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, French Horn Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to French Horn Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is French Horn Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at French Horn Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at French Horn Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:30 PM to 10:30 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at French Horn Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:30 AM.
Where is French Horn Hotel located?
Situated on the riverfront, this inn is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Mill at Sonning and within 3 miles (5 km) of Microsoft UK Headquarters and Thames Valley Park. Dinton Pastures Country Park and Museum Of Berkshire Aviation are also within 3 miles (5 km).
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4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great setting. Hospitality friendly and helpful. Breakfast was wonderful. Highly recommend without reservations.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Staff and owners very friendly and great service enjoyed the breakfast lovely view from the room
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Traditional hotel.
A traditional upmarket hotel. Quite old fashioned in the decor and feels rather grand of the last. Food is expensive but a pleasant enough hotel. Beautiful location not a lot around. Wouldn’t recommend for children.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: 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

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