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The Great House At Sonning

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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 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

Thank Liam M
Response from Samuel L, Manager at The Great House At SonningResponded yesterday

What a great review! We are thrilled you got the full Great House experience, we highly value customer service so it's fantastic to read this! We are certainly honored to be your first Trip Advisor review and hope you'll be back again soon as we...More

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Reviewed 6 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 6 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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Response from Samuel L, Manager at The Great House At SonningResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review, it's great to see you loved our location, we are certainly very lucky to be here! It is unquestionably very warm at the moment but we do our best to keep the rooms as cool as possible by keeping curtains...More

Reviewed 1 week 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
Response from Samuel L, Manager at The Great House At SonningResponded yesterday

What an amazing review! It's wonderful to hear such kind words about our staff - it truly makes it all worthwhile! It's great to see you'll be returning soon as we miss you already!

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.

Thank jacquimhancock
Response from Samuel L, Manager at The Great House At SonningResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review! We are thrilled to hear we were able to accommodate you and that you found our staff helpful - it makes our day to hear it! We hope you'll come back super soon!

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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
21 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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"Research the rooms - info is online - we stayed Room 4 in the main building - very little noise issues"
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