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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.

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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 220 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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 432 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 131
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Rating

Old, pricey sometimes & terrible restaurant

29/05/2016 P S, Reading, United Kingdom

I have stayed in Best Western Calcot Hotel for several weeks within few months while being on the training & before moving to Reading. 1. Room(s): for various prices (from £60 up to £100+ a night) I ... more

Rating

Very enjoyable

29/05/2016 Stuart H, Bolton, United Kingdom

We booked a twin room which was very clean, with all the usual things you'd expect. Satellite TV, tea/coffee etc. The shower was fantastic and the bed was one of the comfiest iv'e slept in. Evening me... more

Rating

A good low-cost facility

21/05/2016 Steven J, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

This hotel is a very nice hotel on the A4 at Calcot, just west of Reading. Very good value on a Friday night. Comfortable room but the bathroom is very small. Breakfast was OK, very pleasant and atten... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Hi Steven J, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review after your recent visit. It's great to see that you found the staff to be attentive during the breakfast service, and you got to take advantage of the quantity of Tea & Toast available. We hope that you'll look to stay with us again soon, maybe see if you can get into one of our other room types that has a larger bathroom Kind Regards BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel
Rating

friendly greeting

19/05/2016 bernard p, Greater London, United Kingdom

We were seeking a budget price hotel for a visit to Newbury Showground. Booked room with shower with easy access for disability. Presented with super clean room with all required facilities. Even had... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Hi Bernard P, Thank you for leaving us a review about your recent stay with us. It's lovely to see that you found the room to be "super clean" and we're glad to know that the easy access for disability was suitable for your needs. We hope that you'll stay with us again soon! Kind Regards BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel
Rating

Great hotel

17/05/2016 Syed A,

Always stay here when I'm in reading on business related trips, it's only 5 minutes away from where have to be, very friendly staff, and clean rooms. The restaurant is excellent, great menu selection.... more

Owner Response
Andrew_MacLachlan, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel, responded to this review
Hi Syed A, Thanks for leaving us a review about your stay with us. It's great to see that you stay with us when in the Reading area, our location is a great and this has been key for you. Thank you for reviewing our restaurant too, the chefs will be glad to here that you've find the menu to have a great selection. I'm sure we will see you again Kind Regards BEST WESTERN Calcot Hotel