The Cedars Hotel is located at the heart of the Whiteknights campus, offering all year round accommodation with 36 en-suite bedrooms, making it ideal for conference delegates, private event or individual bed and breakfast booking.
Our 36 en-suite bedrooms are all equipped with a flat-screen TV, desk, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. Fresh towels, linen and toiletries are also provided.
An excellent location just a 10 minute drive from Reading town centre and regular bus services straight into the heart of the campus. Reading train station also provides 25-minute links to central London. The campus is close to junction 11 of the M4 motorway, providing access to Heathrow Airport, GreenPark Business Park, Madejski Stadium, Oracle Shopping centre, Legoland, and Windsor Castle.
Check in is available from 2pm
How to check in…
Please check in at the reception in Park House, our friendly team will provide you with your room key.
Please go direct to The Cedars Hotel front entrance and press the security button on the intercom. Our Campus Security team will let you know which room you are staying in, your room will be open and on the desk you will find your room key, key-card for front door entrance, and Wi-Fi codes.
Please ensure you have checked out by 10am
How to check out…
Please check out at the reception at Park House.
Just drop your key in the black box situated on the staircase entrance at The Cedars Hotel.
Where to eat and drink
A breakfast buffet is served each morning at ‘Eat at the Square’ catering for everyone’s requirements.
Monday – Friday 7.30am – 9.30am
Saturday & Sunday 8.00am – 9.30am
Evening Food & Drink
Dine in the characteristic Park House Bar situated between Eat at the Square and the Students’ Union building. Our menu’s include quality home cooked pub classics that can be enjoyed in the traditional set bar or our outdoor seating area.
Monday – Friday 11.30am – 11.00pm
Last food orders at 8.00pm
The co-op is situated adjacent to the Cedars Hotel and operates seven days a week.
Monday – Friday 9.00am – 7.00pm
Saturday 10.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday 11.00am – 4.00pm
How to find us
The Cedars Hotel is located at the heart of the Whiteknights campus, to help find your way around campus please view our Cedars Map
Please note our reception is situated in Park House, a separate building to the hotel. Park House is just a short walk around the corner from the hotel and is highlighted on the map.
Reception opening hours are Monday – Friday, 8am – 6pm. For out-of-hours check in please read the ‘Your Arrival’ information.
If you are a University staff member paying by internal charge codes, please complete an online enquiry form. A member of our team will check availability and get back to you shortly.