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The Great House At Sonning

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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4 Star Hotel
Recently refurbished, The Great House on the banks of the river Thames in Sonning offers contemporary and stylish en-suite rooms. The hotel offers easy access to the A4, Reading and the M4, ample free parking for guest's use and free WiFi throughout. Bedrooms are located in separate...
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Location and contact
Thames Street, Sonning-on-Thames RG4 6UT, England
31.7 km to Heathrow Airport
19 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hotel is great with professional,yet approachable and down to earth staff. Happy to prioritise the cleaning of our room to check in early, with no additional charge to change for a wedding at the venue. After leaving a battery pack in my room,they then forwarded...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The hotel and location is beautiful but the rooms were a massive let down. Firstly they are expensive and tired, hotter than the sun and no way to open windows. Finally, no breakfast included or even suggestion of booking you a table. Overall a massive...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Overall lovely location and great terrace, pleasant to be there on a sunny day. On the other hand the room was like a sauna. Could not open the windows in full to create a breeze as they were blocked, plus the room was on the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a wonderful experience at the Great House last week. We arrived in town (during a very hectic week with the Henley Regata) and we needed a last minute request and the team there was absolutely amazing and went over and above helping me...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming location, on the river and conveniently 10 mins from Reading for work. Staff are very helpful and the food is also good. At short notice the hotel was very flexible to accommodate a team let down by accommodation in Reading.

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Recently refurbished, The Great House on the banks of the river Thames in Sonning offers contemporary and stylish en-suite rooms. The hotel offers easy access to the A4, Reading and the M4, ample free parking for ...More guest's use and free WiFi throughout. Bedrooms are located in separate buildings: the original White Hart Hotel, the 16th century palace yard, the 17th century coach house, and the clock tower. Rooms include a number of comfortable features including luxury bedding, work desks and rain showers. A newly opened all-day restaurant, Coppa Club, includes a relaxed bar area with an open fire and an outdoor terrace overlooking the gardens and river. Breakfast can be ordered from 7:30am and a wide range of options are available from healthy smoothies to a full Skillet Breakfast. In the main house guests can work throughout the day and enjoy fresh coffee and snacks whilst making use of the complimentary WiFi and numerous power points. Situated in the picturesque conservation village of Sonning-on-Thames, the hotel is a 20-minute drive to Reading and Henley-on-Thames and less than 2 miles from Thames Valley Business Park. We look forward to welcoming you soon! Less
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Questions & Answers
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nusha
28 May 2018|
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Response from Samuel L | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We would recommend a Relaxed Double room as these are all located in our Clocktower where all rooms are either ground floor or accessible via a lift. If you are unsure with anything further... More
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joe m
22 March 2018|
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Response from Samuel L | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Our check in desk is in our main house next door to the Coppa Club. Depending on what room you book you'll then either be taken to a room in our Main House, Coach House, Palace Yard or Clock... More
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Yvette102
14 April 2017|
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Response from atrist | Reviewed this property |
Basic continental breakfast only but we ordered avocado and poached egg dish as an extra - delicious.
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"The rooms with a river view are magical!"
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"River view room had a very large King size double"
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"Try not to be allocated a cosy room!"
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"Research the rooms - info is online - we stayed Room 4 in the main building - very little noise issues"
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