On the banks of the River Thames, 15 minutes walk from Reading town centre, University of Reading and Reading Abbey ruins, Crowne Plaza Reading hotel is both family and business-friendly. En-suite, air-conditioned accommodation in Reading is offered in 122 guest and executive rooms and suites. On site parking is free for guests. Crowne Plaza Reading hotel features a luxurious Leisure Club with an infinity style pool and sauna, award-winning restaurant and 6 meeting rooms for events and banquets. Thorpe Park and Legoland Windsor theme parks are popular "must-do's".