Your Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wedding - February/March 2024 (Issue 105)

Welcome in Chic hotel wedding venues CROWNE PLAZA READING EAST, BERKSHIRE Discover the exceptional 4 Silver Star, 2 AA Rosette-awarded Crowne Plaza Reading East Hotel and Spa. The Caprice Restaurant, with it’s floor-to-ceiling windows, serves both modern British and authentic Indian cuisine. The hotel is conveniently situated in picturesque, landscaped podium gardens next to the Winnersh Triangle Station (with easy access to Reading, the new western terminus of the Elizabeth line). The property presents an ideal location for a wedding, being near the Dinton Pastures Country Park which offers a wonderful backdrop for photos. The highly experienced talented events team at the hotel are committed to ensuring that each wedding becomes a treasured memory. Guests can enjoy the hotel’s exceptional facilities including the Esprit Wellness & Spa, which is home to a 19-metre indoor heated pool with sun loungers; a Life Fitness gym; five spa treatment rooms; a sauna and a steam room. There’s complimentary secure parking and accommodation is available in a choice of luxurious spacious bedrooms, ranging from king-size and twin rooms to family options and suites. Civil ceremonies and wedding receptions take place in a choice of stylish function suites, including the stunning new Buckingham Suite, with floor-to-ceiling windows, that accommodates up to 260 guests for a ceremony and 180 for a sit-down wedding breakfast. The Frogmore Suite, a beautiful and intimate space, hosts up to 140 for a ceremony, and up to 110 guests for the wedding breakfast. Ceremony licence? Yes Contact: 0118 944 4231 We love… the variety of wedding packages on offer including the Silver Package which provides a complimentary bridal suite on the night of the wedding, with breakfast in bed the following morning, and a menu tasting for the couple. The Gold Package offers all of the above plus dinner, bed, and breakfast for the couple on their first anniversary. The Platinum Package includes all of the above plus the wedding breakfast and evening reception room hire. 21 THEMED VENUES