The hotel lies in the center of a shopping area, in the vicinity of Madejski Stadium, Basildon Park and Royal Berkshire Hospital. This comfortable hotel was opened in 1890 and renovated in 2007.
The city center is about 20 minutes on foot.
Castle Hill - Bath Road, Russell Street (NE-bound) bus stop is just 200 meters away from the hotel and a 15-minute walk is enough to get to Reading train station. The property is set 40 km from RAF airport.
The hotel's compact rooms are appointed with individual climate control, free wireless internet, satellite TV, a wardrobe and coffee/tea makers. Some rooms at Crescent Hotel have a view over the lake. Room facilities also include an electric kettle and a dishwasher for self-catering.
There are a meeting room and a photocopier available on site.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.
Free public parking is possible on site.