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Forbury Hotel

26 The Forbury, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 3EJ
Find this luxurious hotel next to the Law Courts, overlooking a large formal park. It was originally built in 1911 as The Shire Hall for Berkshire County Council, and has been painstakingly restored to its former glory. Splendid features, such as a central Italianate chandelier, original wood carvings and mantel pieces have been retained.

Bedrooms have been individually designed. As well as plush comforts, unexpected extras include Bang & Olufsen audio-visual systems, espresso coffee machines plus a stocked fridge 9holding water & soft drinks). While a spacious Penthouse, with 2 double bedrooms, has its own fully-equipped kitchen and sauna.

Public rooms include a club-like lounge and library; while state of the art meeting rooms and business facilities, include a 30 seater in-house cinema.

You can dine well in their formal Eden Dining Room, or their relaxing Cerise Brasserie, which also offers a Childrens Menu.

Nearby: Boating. Golf. Ascot, Newbury & Windsor Racecourses. Historic Windsor.
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Key Features

  • Budget Accommodation
  • Pleasantly Situated
  • Romantic
  • Ideal for Businesses

Room Information

  • Number of rooms: 23
  • Rooms, ensuite: 23
  • Price (single room): please enquire
  • Price (double room): from £195 to £305
  • Prices include breakfast
  • Room Service: 24 Hours
  • Air conditioned
  • Wi-Fi
  • DVD Facilities


  • Parking: Yes, 20 spaces
  • Passenger Lift
  • Rooms for Disabled Guests


  • Cinema
  • Theatre Desk
  • Banqueting, sit down, max: 24
  • Conference, Theatre-style, max: 35
  • Licensed for Civil Weddings

Further Details

  • Directions: See the map on this page

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Contact Details

Tel: 0118-958 1234
Address: 26 The Forbury, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 3EJ
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