Travel & Accommodation

However you plan to attend Pride, it's always best to arrive in style! There are numerous ways to travel to Reading Pride given our location we’re just a short distance from Reading town centre.


Penta Hotel, Reading

pentahotels represents a new generation of hotels. Known for its unique interior design and “neighbourhood” feel, the lifestyle brand stands for true innovation in the industry’s 4-star segment. With 28 hotels across seven countries on two continents, pentahotels offers individual and business travellers comfort and style in a relaxed atmosphere. The hallmark of the hotel chain is the pentalounge - a combination of lounge, bar, café and reception – that stands out with its "living room" look and feel.

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Holiday Inn, Reading M4 Jct10

Discover Reading’s newest & finest AA 4 Star Merit Hotel.

Facilities at the superb hotel include:

  • 174 luxuriously appointed spacious bedrooms
  • Stylish 2 AA Rosette Caprice Restaurant serving exceptional modern British cuisine, with Indian and Thai Specialities
  • Tranquil Esprit Wellness & Spa with 19m indoor Pool with Sun Loungers, large Life Fitness Gym, Sauna, Steam Room and Dermalogica Spa Treatments
  • Holiday Inn ‘Academy’ with 8 state-of- art Meeting Rooms
  • Licensed Wedding Venue
  • Complimentary secure underground parking for hotel guests

Ideally located within close proximity of the M4,Reading, Bracknell & Wokingham

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Travelling to Reading


1. Reading Pride Festival; 2. Reading Station & Parade Starting Point; 3. Hill's Meadow Car Park

Arriving by Train – We're just a short walk from Reading Train Station and easily located. From the main entrance of the train station, turn left and head down Forbury Road towards the roundabout. Turn left again and head under the bridge until the next roundabout. If you can't hear the event by now, then just turn right at this roundabout and you'll arrive at Kings Meadow.

Arriving by Bus – Route 28 stops right outside Kings Meadow. Check Reading Buses to plan your journey to Pride.

Parking at Pride – We have disabled parking available on site but no public parking. The nearest car park to Reading Pride is Hills Meadow Car Park which is a 2 minute walk away.