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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the free breakfast at Elephant Hotel. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Beale Park. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus a restaurant. This 3-star hotel has 22 rooms over 2 floors. Free WiFi and TVs are available in all rooms.

  • All rooms offer TVs, room service (during limited hours) and coffee/tea makers
  • Free English breakfast served on weekdays
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Options for a bite to eat or a relaxing drink include a restaurant, a coffee shop and a bar/lounge
  • Services include supervised activities for kids, dry cleaning/laundry and luggage storage
  • On-site recreation includes horse riding/rentals
  • Guests like the accommodation for the cleanliness, comfy beds and nice bathrooms
  • 11 minutes by car from Mapledurham House and Watermill and 14 minutes from Madejski Stadium
  • Local-area shuttle service available for a fee
  • Cats and dogs welcome for a fee (restrictions apply)

Classic Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
£83* Per night/room 27 Oct - 28 Oct

Superior Double Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

74.0% of guests recommend out of 457 reviews

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served on weekdays. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, multilingual staff, and a garden are also featured at the business-friendly Elephant Hotel. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3-star Reading hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 22 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Supervised kids' activities (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • On-site shopping
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: London (LHR-Heathrow)
  • Train station: Reading Pangbourne Station (0.4 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Elephant Hotel offers 22 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. This Reading hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Cots/infant beds (surcharge) and Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free English breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Elephant Hotel has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Horse riding/rental on site

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.

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 7 AM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is 16

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 20 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for GBP 20 per night.

Pets

  • Pets: GBP 20 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 66 lb)
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per pet, per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 20 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.