During the summer months, we welcome over a thousand guests who make our halls accommodation their summer base, offering quality, affordable and flexible accommodation in central Reading. Whether you’re here for a placement, on business, visiting for a graduation ceremony or anything else, we can help with a place to stay.
Looking for a room now?
Our summer booking period runs from 1st July to 16th September. If you need to stay outside of these dates we may still be able to help. Please see our Term-time booking page.
Rooms and prices
|Room type||Price per night for UoR students||Price per night for visiting students||Price per night for visitors|
||£17.40 to £22.57||£20.88 to £27.08
|Basic room (no kitchen facilities)||£15.08
Group bookings are available for groups of 10+. Send us an enquiry to let us know about your group and we’ll be in touch with you soon with next steps.
Many students wish to stay on in halls after their contract end date. Some of our halls are available throughout the summer, some are available only for short-term bookings and some are not available at all past your contract end date.
If you wish to extend your booking, please carefully check your contract end date with your hall reception and use the table below to see hall availability. If you need to stay past the date specified, you’ll need to create a separate booking.
Please note that 2018-19 Accommodation charges will apply from your original contract end date.
Take a look through our frequently asked questions for more information.
What's included in the booking?
- Bedroom including bed, desk, storage and en-suite facility depending on room type selected
- Access to full kitchen facilities so you can save money on meals by preparing your own
- Access to associated communal areas, including social space and laundrette
- 24 hour on-site Halls Hotline service
- 24 hour Security service
- Unlimited WiFi
- All bills included
Please note that bedding, towels, toiletries and cooking and eating utensils are not provided.
Why not ditch the tent and stay@Reading over the festival weekend?
We’re offering discounted prices on rooms over the Reading Festival period. With premium halls of residence just a 15 minute taxi ride away from the festival site, you can rest your head and take a shower for as little as £20 per night. Find out more.