French Horn Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Sonning-on-thames, Reading, RG4 6TN, United Kingdom
4.5 out of 5 rating 240 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at French Horn Hotel in Reading, you'll be on a river, within a 15-minute drive of Reading Abbey Ruins and Madejski Stadium. This 4-star inn is 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from University of Reading and 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from Mapledurham House and Watermill.


Make yourself at home in one of the 21 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


Grab a bite to eat at the Restaurant, a restaurant where you can take in the garden view, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary English breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and multilingual staff. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mill at Sonning - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Microsoft UK Headquarters - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Thames Valley Park - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Museum Of Berkshire Aviation - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Reading College - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Reading Museum and Town Hall - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
Stanlake Park Wine Estate - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
Forbury Gardens - 5.7 km / 3.5 mi
Royal Berkshire Hospital - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Museum of English Rural Life - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Hexagon - 6.4 km / 4 mi
Dinton Pastures Country Park - 6.4 km / 4 mi
Reading Civic Centre - 6.5 km / 4 mi
Reading Abbey Ruins - 6.5 km / 4 mi
Reading Central Library - 6.7 km / 4.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LHR-Heathrow) - 39.5 km / 24.5 mi
Oxford (OXF) - 56.8 km / 35.3 mi

The preferred airport for French Horn Hotel is London (LHR-Heathrow).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. 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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10:30 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Important Information

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

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -One meeting room
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Total number of rooms - 21
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Year Built - 1880
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Fireplace in lobby