The Roseate Reading

26 The Forbury, Reading, England

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Hotel Description

Not everything worth knowing about in England has to happen in London. The Berkshire town of Reading might not have as many stylish, functionally modern luxury boutique hotels as the capital, but it’s got the Roseate, which is all of the above, and a listed landmark building as well, right on the edge of Forbury Gardens, in the town center. (Which, incidentally, is only 23 minutes from the capital by train — and 40 minutes from Highclere Castle, for you Downton Abbey fanatics.)

Heritage hotels often have poky little rooms, but the Roseate was more thoroughly renovated than most, and its floor plan is entirely modern — the superior rooms are by no means small, and the suites are downright expansive. All have plentiful historical character, along with all the comforts of a modern hotel, including underfloor heating and walk-in showers.

A private cinema seats up to 30 — not every luxury hotel can say that — and Cerise is among Reading’s top restaurants, and is accompanied by the Cerise Bar and an elaborate afternoon tea service. It’s an attractive hotel, a comfortable hotel, and if it’d be a contender in the capital, in Berkshire it’s a champion.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 23 Rooms
  • Style: Contemporary Classic
  • Atmosphere: Lively

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour room service
  • Bar
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Free wi-fi
  • Garden
  • Golf nearby
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Pets allowed (charges apply)
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Sauna
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Wake-up service
  • Wine tours nearby

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No pets allowed.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

3pm,

Check out:

11am

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  • The House Room

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 Queen Bed
    • 193 ft²/18 m².
    Amenities

    Views: courtyard.

    This room includes:

    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • air conditioning window unit
    • coffee/tea
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Penhaligon bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Classic Room

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 247 ft²/23 m².
    Amenities

    Views: partial garden, courtyard or park.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • heated floor
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Penhaligons bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • Roseate Prime Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 322 ft²/30 m².
    Amenities

    Views: partial garden or courtyard.

    This room includes:

    • arm chair
    • bathtub
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • heated floor
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Penhaligons bath amenities
    • phones
    • rain shower
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • The House Junior Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 333 ft²/31 m².
    Amenities

    Views: courtyard.

    This room includes:

    • air conditioning window unit
    • bathtub
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Penhaligon bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • The House Premium Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 409 ft²/38 m².
    Amenities

    Views: street.

    This room includes:

    • air conditioning window unit
    • bathtub
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • espresso machine
    • hairdryer
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • penhaligon bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Roseate Executive Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 462 ft²/43 m².
    Amenities

    Views: courtyard or park.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • central heating
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • heated floor
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Penhaligons bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • The House Studio

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 Queen Bed
    • 538 ft²/50 m².
    Amenities

    Views: street.

    This room includes:

    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • bathtub
    • central air conditioning
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • full kitchen
    • hairdryer
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Penhaligon bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • The Roseate Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 581 ft²/54 m².
    Amenities

    Views: courtyard.

    This room includes:

    • arm chair
    • bathtub
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • gas fireplace
    • hairdryer
    • heated floor
    • iron
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Penhaligons bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour room service
  • Bar
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Free wi-fi
  • Garden
  • Golf nearby
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Pets allowed (charges apply)
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Sauna
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Wake-up service
  • Wine tours nearby

Need to Know

No pets allowed.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

3pm,

Check out:

11am

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