Room rates choice
Cancel up until noon on arrival date
Early booking rate (non-refundable)
A cash machine is located nearby for your convenience.
WiFi is available throughout our hotels allowing you to stay in touch when you are away from home, whether you want to search the web, email or get some work done. WiFi is free for 30 mins per 24 hour period. Alternatively 24 hour access is available for £3.00. Add to your online booking or purchase at hotel via our WiFi log in page using a credit/debit card.
Early check in
Check in early from 12pm (normally 3pm). For just £10, make your stay more flexible with the option to drop off your luggage and go. We now offer this service at most of our hotels for an additional charge subject to availability. Add to your online booking, or call the hotel for further information.
Late check out
Late check out until 2pm (normally 12pm). For just £10, make your stay more flexible with the option to relax for a bit longer in your room. We now offer this service at most of our hotels for an additional charge subject to availability. Add to your online booking, or call the hotel for further information.
Chargeable parking nearby
Chargeable parking is available at a nearby car park. Further car parking details can be found under “Parking” on the hotel page.
Breakfast to go from £4.95
If you’re staying in one of our Travelodge hotels without a restaurant, then grab one of our handy grab and go breakfasts.
There are 2 options to choose from including breakfast favourites from some of the best brands.
Book a ‘breakfast to go’ on the extras page or purchase at Reception 24 hours a day.
About this hotel
Situated just 0.8 miles from the city of Reading and 0.5 miles from Reading train station, the Reading Central hotel is an excellent choice if you’re looking for accommodation around this historic, bustling Berkshire town. This location is ideal for families, with Legoland Windsor only 20 miles away, offering rides and activities that children will love, and other major theme parks such as Thorpe Park, also found nearby.
If you’d like to explore a little local history, the historic charm of Windsor Castle, famous for its Royal links, is just 15 miles away. There are plenty of other fantastic attractions nearby and the hotel is only 2.6 miles from the University of Reading, making this a great option if you are visiting students there.
Guests can enjoy a wide variety of food and drink choices within easy walking distance of this hotel. All rooms feature a comfy king size bed with four plump pillows and a cosy duvet.
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Due to town centre location some external noise may be heard.
How to get to your hotel
Chargeable parking is available nearby at Q Park, Chatham Place Chatham Street Reading RG1 7JF. Guests can obtain a discount, as long as they collect an OTR ticket from the hotel reception before leaving. Discounted charges are as follows:
Evening & Overnight Rate
3pm to 10am - £5.00
Up to 24 Hours - £10.00.
Directions to Q Park from our hotel: follow Oxford Road, passing the Travelodge on your right, and take the second right (Eaton Place). The Q Park is on the right.
Directions from Q Park to our hotel: from the main exit, turn back, heading towards Chatham Place and continue towards, and over, the bridge. Travelodge Reading Central is on the left.
Please note: there is very limited free Disabled parking at the hotel, available on a first come, first served basis.
Attractions and transport links
About our rooms
Everything you need
- Comfy king size beds
- Cosy 10.5 tog duvet, 4 plump pillows
- Showers in all rooms
- TV with up to 17 channels
- Set of fresh white towels
- Spacious desk
- Tea and coffee making facilities
- WiFi* - 30 minutes FREE or £3 for 24 hours
- Hand, hair & body wash
Enjoy a luxury night's sleep
- King size Travelodge Dreamer Bed™
- Designed exclusively by Sleepeezee
- Over 950 individual pocketed springs
- Extra comfort layer
- Hypo-allergenic fillings
- Medium/Firm support
Available on request
- Hair dryers and irons available
- Cots - terms and conditions apply
Please feel free to phone our Hotel for further information, calls are charged at 10p plus your standard network rate. Please be aware that bookings made through our Central Reservations line incur a non-refundable booking fee of £2.50.Call 08719 846211