The Great House at Sonning

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Thames Street, Sonning-on-Thames, Reading, RG4 6UT, United Kingdom
4.4 out of 5 rating 309 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Great House at Sonning in Reading, you'll be on a river, within a 15-minute drive of Reading Abbey Ruins and Madejski Stadium. This 4-star hotel is 4.4 mi (7 km) from University of Reading and 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from Mapledurham House and Watermill.


Make yourself at home in one of the 49 guestrooms featuring minibars (stocked with some free items). Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this hotel include a fireplace in the lobby, a picnic area, and a banquet hall.


Satisfy your appetite with Mediterranean cuisine at Coppa Club, a restaurant where you can enjoy drinks at the bar, take in the garden view, or dine alfresco. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are served on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mill at Sonning - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Microsoft UK Headquarters - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Thames Valley Park - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Museum Of Berkshire Aviation - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Reading College - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Royal Berkshire Hospital - 4.7 km / 3 mi
Reading Abbey Ruins - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Reading Central Library - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Stanlake Park Wine Estate - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Reading Museum and Town Hall - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Museum of English Rural Life - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Forbury Gardens - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Dinton Pastures Country Park - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
St. Giles-in-Reading Church - 6.5 km / 4 mi
Hexagon - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LHR-Heathrow) - 39.1 km / 24.3 mi
Oxford (OXF) - 57.1 km / 35.5 mi

The preferred airport for The Great House at Sonning is London (LHR-Heathrow).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a sofa bed. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 1.95 and GBP 20 for adults, GBP 1.95 and GBP 20 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20.0 per day

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

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Terrace
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking