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A home from home near Reading.

The Best Western Calcot Hotel is perfectly placed for business or leisure pursuits in Reading and the Thames Valley. Offering comfortable 3 star accommodation the hotel is ideally situated less than 1 mile from the M4 junction 12 and just over 3 miles from the busy town centre. A large free on site car park awaits it's many loyal guests.

Best Western Calcot Hotel is also Readings longest established privately run hotel. The Dunn family have owned this friendly hotel for over 40 years. Known locally for it's extensive entertainment programme, the popular Sunday carvery and it's enviable location, the hotel has many years experience offering good home from home hospitality.

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Location

98 Bath Road
Calcot
Reading
Berkshire
RG31 7QN
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6229*
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Summary

Smaller double/twin rooms are within the original hotel and vary in size, are above restaurant/bar & accessible via staircase.
Bars, Free WIFI, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Chef Andy Stephens

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Wyborn

Our Head Chef Andy Stephens has been at the hotel for over 22 years - he cooks up a treat every day of the week here at the Best Western Calcot Hotel! With modern cusine based on traditional recipes, we also serve up our famous Carvery for Sunday lunch.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:00
Dinner: 18:30 - 21:45
Weekend times may vary
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Old Berkshire Bar

Our lounge bar comes with added cosiness thanks to our relaxed atmosphere and comfy sofas!

Opening hours

11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Calcot

Course information

Course Type: Private
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 6540 Yards
Handicap required

Location

.5 miles away in Calcot

Facilities

Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes £25.00
18 holes £50.00
Trolley hire Yes
Buggy hire Yes
Tuition Yes

The Club at Mapledurham

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 6400 Yards
Handicap required

Location

6 miles away in Caversham

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £23.00

Weddings

Wedding days and special nights are our speciality. And you're warmly invited to spend both at the Best Western Calcot Hotel!

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Wedding service and reception venue

When your wedding day arrives, you need to be sure that everythings taken care of. At the Best Western Calcot Hotel you can rest assured that every last detail is in the safest possible hands. For more wedding information visit: www.calcothotel.co.uk

Private Functions & Events

The Best Western Calcot Hotel has been hosting private functions and dinner dances for over 40 years. It still contains the only purpose built ballroom /function suite in Reading.

The Kennet & Avon enjoys a large fully sprung dancefloor, a star cloth stage, built in P.A, integral bar and can cater for up to 220 guests.

The Wyborn Suite is a medium sized suite which can host functions for up to 90 guests complete with dancefloor and sound and lighting.

The smaller Loddon Suite can accommodate dinners and receptions for 40.

An extensive public entertainment programme presents a wide variety of events throughout the year.

Honeymoon Room

We have just one delightful honeymoon room at the Best Western Calcot Hotel, making it all the more special.

Registrar

Registry office:
West Berkshire Council
Shaw House, Church Road, Shaw, Newbury, RG14 2DR
01635 279230




Get in touch with the sales team on 0118 9416423

For any enquiries please call Andrew MacLachlan,Pauline Wainwright, C. Swain on 0118 9416423

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type RG31 7QN

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Nearest motorway: M4, J12, 0.50 miles
Nearest train station: Reading, 4.00 miles
Nearest tube station: N/A, 0.00 mins
Nearest airport: London Heathrow, 30.00 miles
Free parking on site (180 spaces)
On site disabled parking (4 spaces)

Address
98 Bath Road
Calcot
Reading
Berkshire
RG31 7QN
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Madejski Stadium (6.5 miles)

  • Ascot Racecourse (21 miles)

  • Newbury Racecourse (13.5 miles)

  • Calcot Park Golf Club (0.5 miles)

  • Henley-on-Thames (12 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Highclere Castle [Downton Abbey] (23 miles)

  • Windsor Castle (26 miles)

  • Museum of Reading (4.5 miles)

  • Basildon Park (8 miles)

  • Cole Museum of Zoology (9 miles)

Shopping

  • The Oracle - Reading (6 miles)

  • Broad Street - Reading (6 miles)

  • The Kennet Centre - Newbury (16 miles)

  • Festival Place - Basingstoke (20 miles)

  • Bicester Outlet Village (48 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

The Best Western Calcot Hotel is the perfect place for Conferences & Meetings in Reading and the M4 corridor. No hassle, easy to find and a large free on site car park.

Our two conference suites can accommodate up to 120 and 35 delegates respectively. Both enjoy natural daylight, free Wi-Fi and air conditioning. There is also a small breakout / interview room which can host up to 8 persons Boardroom style.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape

Kennet & Avon

Perfect for conferences for up to 120 delegates. Ample space with integral break out areas. Good natural daylight, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, built in PA equipment and large screen. Easy access for exhibition goods.

Lodden

The ideal suite for medium sized meetings for up to 35 delegates. A delightful room, complete with air conditioning, natural daylight and Wi-Fi. Conveniently located close to the hotel lounge for your break out area.




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Kennet & Avon 120 35 25 35 220
Lodden 35 20 20 20 24
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

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Take That/Four Seasons - great night out

07/02/2016 2happywalker, Reading, United Kingdom

Visited with friends for the Four Seasons meet Take That night. The food was lovely, I had steak and it was perfect. All the staff were friendly and gave a great service. Thoroughly enjoyed the s... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review one of our function nights. It's great to see that you enjoyed the entertainment from the Take That meets Four Seasons tribute act. The chef has been informed about your comments about his steak. It's great to see that you've experience friendly and attentive service throughout. We've many other tribute nights and entertainments nights, so we hope to see you at one of those!
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Great Food

05/02/2016 Ray P, Coulsdon, United Kingdom

I really enjoy the food here both at breakfast and evening meal. The choice and quality is superb and at a reasonable price. I cannot praise the staff highly enough, especially the restaurant staff wh... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to our hotel. It's great to see that you've enjoyed your food while you've been with us, this has been passed on to our chefs, who always strive to please. The restaurant staff have also been made aware of your lovely praise for them. We hope to see you again soon!
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Served a purpose. Let down by room service.

04/02/2016 RandomTravels_10, Thatcham, United Kingdom

Stayed a night here with a friend as we were in the area and needed somewhere for the night. Clean, pleasant, comfortable and perfectly suited to our needs. The room was simple but had everything we n... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for review your recent stay with us, It's great to read that you've liked your stay at our hotel and enjoyed the breakfast with us the morning after. We're saddened to see that you had issues with the room service, but happy to see that this wouldn't stop you from returning.
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Calcot Made Daughter's Wedding Day Magical

01/02/2016 Graham W, Reading, United Kingdom

Our daughter's wedding was held at the Calcot Hotel last Saturday and from start to finish the service we received was excellent. Right from booking the venue through to the ceremony and reception th... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Graham, It's lovely to see that all the staff at the calcot hotel was able to make your daughters wedding day extra special. Our team know how to help out with all areas of the wedding and it's great to see that you noticed this, and they were able to make the day less stressful for all involved. We wish your daughter and new son in law all the happiness in the future! and we hope that they have a wonderful life together.
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Another Motown night!

31/01/2016 suenovell, Bristol, United Kingdom

Great night on Friday at Motown evening. We all had lovely rooms and food and service was very good and Tony (DJ) was (even though he was not very well) fabulous as always. All my friends had a wonde... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for leaving a review about your recent stay and attendance at our Motown night. Tony is a true professional so it's great to see that despite the man flu he was able to keep you up and dancing all night long. We're glad to see that you had a lovely birthday with us. I'm sure we will see you again!