Located in the town centre, the Crescent is a friendly hotel in Reading England. The Oracle Shopping and Leisure Centre and Broad Street, Reading's main shopping street, are a short walk or an even shorter drive from the hotel. Furthermore, the University of Reading as well as all of the offices of the major British and multinational corporations, such as Microsoft, Cisco, Prudential and Oracle are within easy reach. The Crescent Hotel's building dates back to 1890 and provides a convenient place to stop over in town. This Reading hotel has its own car park and serves a hearty breakfast every morning. Whether you are here for a day course at the Microsoft Campus or on holiday, attending the Reading Rock Festival or the Royal Henley Regatta, the Crescent promises a cheap but comfortable stay in Reading. The Crescent Hotel has a bar for light refreshments and free wireless Internet access throughout the building. If you prefer to leave your laptop at home, there is an Internet Point in the lobby that guests can use for free. The hotel's helpful staff are also happy to assist you with any fax, photocopying or laundry you may require.