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Malmaison Reading
4 stars

Malmaison Reading

18-20 Station Road, Reading, RG1 1JX, United Kingdom
+44 118 334 1331
R1 632

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based on 2 168 reviews

Malmaison Reading
Wed 19/6
Thu 20/6
Room type
Nightly total
Standard Room
R1 632
Double room
R2 458
Deluxe room
R2 696

About Malmaison Reading

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
This unique residence is a modern reworking of the Great Western Hotel, built in 1844 and reputed to be the oldest surviving railway hotel in the world. The hotel is conveniently located in the city centre, providing easy access to all that the city has to offer, yet it has kept the original ambience of the historic building. The building also contains a chic brasserie, sumptuous bar and meeting amenities.

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Amenities at Malmaison Reading

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Bottle of water
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • No smoking


  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Cleaning products

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of Malmaison Reading

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18-20 Station Road, Reading, RG1 1JX

What's nearby

  • Museum and Town Hall132 m
  • John Lewis235 m
  • The Forbury Gardens353 m
  • Broad Street Mall355 m
  • Oracle0.4 km
  • Hexagon0.5 km
  • Museum of English Rural Life1.3 km
  • Progress Theatre1.6 km
  • Thames Valley Park2.1 km
  • Prospect Park2.6 km
  • Microsoft UK Headquarters3.2 km
  • Madejski Stadium4 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Malmaison Reading

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FAQs when booking at Malmaison Reading

  • How can I travel to the hotel from the airport?

    One of the most efficient ways to get to Malmaison Reading from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is by car, with it being about a 40-minute journey away. You could opt for a taxi that leaves from front of the terminal or organise a journey on a ride-sharing app. Alternatively, should you want more flexibility, you could hire a car at the airport. There is also the option of getting the number 90 bus to Hatton Cross Station, from which you can get a train to Reading. This takes about 1h in total.

  • Can I host a meeting at the hotel?

    Malmaison Reading is a great option if you have a business meeting, with two meeting rooms available for your disposal. Enjoy free wi-fi in a room for up to 30 people plus a projection wall or projector, so you can seal the deal in style. With natural sunlight and both air-conditioning and heating, you’ll be able to keep your cool throughout your conference.

  • Can I organise an event to take place at the hotel?

    Should you want to host an event at Malmaison Reading, there are plenty of options for you to choose from. Whether you want to throw a large party or an intimate dinner, you can work alongside the events team to turn your dream into reality. If you’re looking for a venue for your wedding, then look no further. With ready-made packages suitable for all budgets, you can celebrate your special day in style.

  • Why is this hotel better than other hotels nearby?

    Malmaison Reading is a great option for when you are staying in Reading. With a four-star rating, a boutique brasserie and bar and a location second to none, it’s no wonder this hotel is so highly rated. You can choose between a great range of rooms and suites too, all of which come with an en-suite bath and a plasma TV, so your stay provides ultimate comfort throughout. On top of that, the superb location next to the train station makes Malmaison Reading hard to ignore.

  • Which are the special rooms to stay in?

    There are some great rooms to choose from at Malmaison Reading, so you can enjoy a luxurious experience from the moment you step foot in the hotel. The Standard Rooms are far from basic and all boast a private bath, king-size bed and elegant decor. If you want something a little more exclusive, you can opt for The Suite, which has a super king-size bed, lounge with sofa and a coffee machine. With many other types of rooms, such as the Club Room and Junior suite, it’s easy to pick a room to fit your budget and needs.

  • Why should I eat at this hotel?

    Serving a delicious range of food throughout the day, you’ll love what Chez Mal Brasserie has to offer. Whether it’s a homemade pastry or full English breakfast, you’ll enjoy mornings more with these fresh ingredients, whilst you can tuck in to a delightful lunch at a restaurant known for its classic dishes. Take your pick from the a la carte menu that's suitable for people with all dietary requirements, and enjoy a three-course meal before retiring to your room for the night.

  • Where is Malmaison Reading located?

    Malmaison Reading is located at 18-20 Station Road, 0,6 km from the centre of Reading. Museum and Town Hall is the closest landmark to Malmaison Reading.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Malmaison Reading?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Malmaison Reading.

  • Does Malmaison Reading offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Malmaison Reading offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Malmaison Reading from the airport?

    Malmaison Reading is 35,8 km from London Heathrow. Malmaison Reading is 48,5 km from Oxford Kidlington.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Malmaison Reading hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Malmaison Reading in Reading and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Malmaison Reading and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Malmaison Reading.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

0,6 km

Nearest airport

London Heathrow

Distance to airport

35,7 km