By / 13th October, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

Peter Pan – At the Hexagon Theatre Reading

Saturday 9 December 2017 - Sunday 7 January 2018

Imagine Theatre and The Hexagon are teaming up once again to present our magical panto for 2017, Peter Pan, starring Reading’s very own Justin Fletcher from Cbeebies.

Tickets: £19.50, £22.50, £24.50

For more information click on the link below

Local Fire Work Displays

By / 13th October, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

Local Fire Work Displays November 2017







Friday 3rd November

Earley St Peters School, RG6 1EY

Gates open 6pm, Fireworks from 7pm

Adults £7 Children £5

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Saturday 4th November

Lower Earley Laurel Park, RG6 3DZ

Gates open 6pm, Fireworks 7pm#Adults £8 children £5

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Saturday 4th November

Reading Town Football Club, RG30 6AY

Family ticket £20

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Saturday 4th November

Wokingham Cantley Park

Gates open 6pm

£7.50 per person under 7s are free.

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Brick or Treat at Legoland Windsor

By / 13th October, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

Get into the Halloween spirit at Legoland Windsor.

Legoland are running spook-tacular activities plus over 55 rides shows and attractions for all the family.

Firework display on 21st, 22nd, 27th & 28th October

For more information visit -

In Need Of Some Time Out?

By / 13th October, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

If you need some timeout from your busy work schedule or if you are dreaming of a relaxing weekend, this could be the place for you.

Just 4 miles from the hotel you will find a little piece of heaven at Nirvana Spa. Here you can relax and unwind in comfortable surroundings in this beautiful spa.

Time just slips away as you explore the many facilities designed for effortless relaxation.

Unique in the UK, you may want to experience the sensation of floating in the Dead Sea water beneath a sparkling star-lit night sky.

It’s time to spoil yourself and relax. Make a weekend of your visit by booking into one of our brand new Club rooms; make it a weekend to remember.

For more information click here  –

Restaurants in Reading

By / 8th October, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

Restaurants in Reading Town Centre

Reading town centre hosts some of the best Restaurants that are a must visit if you are staying at Hillingdon Prince Hotel and want to explore the town centre.

Jamie’s Italian

jamie restaurant reading


This restaurant overlooks the river, at the Oracle riverside. There are some delicious daily specials and also a great menu to choose from. They also have options for vegetarian, vegan and gluten free diets. And as we know Jamie only uses fresh ingredients, which is what the restaurant serves too. They serve lunch and dinner, it’s worth making a reservation as the restaurant is popular. Our hotel is a cheap place to stay when you are planning to go into Reading town centre.


giraffe restaurant reading


Giraffe serves international food from all over the world, they serve a delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner, the kids menus are great too! Brunch is served until 5pm. There are also a variety of smoothies, cocktails and desserts – try the whoopie cookie!  A relaxed atmosphere. Reasonably priced and they have some great offers too, staying at a cheap hotel near Reading town centre and visiting Giraffe for dinner is an ideal option if you wanted a new experience that does not break the bank!

Franco Manca

franco manca riverside reading


If you are staying at the hotel and feel like eating something authentic at the last minute then Franco Manca is ideal, there is no need to book, just turn up and be seated. If you like authentic Italian Pizza this is the ideal place to eat in Reading town centre. A Neapolitan pizzeria which follows the classic Neapolitan pizza making process from the late 18th century you will experience the slow rising sourdough and authentically sourced ingredients with each bite.

Comptoir Libanais

Comptoir Libanais Reading


Comptoir Libanais (french for lebanese counter) is a newly opened lebanese restaurant in Reading town centre, situated by the riverside in the oracle with beautiful views. The souk-like setting (bazaar-like) is colourful and fun. They serve healthy breakfast, lunch and dinner – including mezze – which is a great platter for sharing, wraps, tagines, lebanese style pizzas, fresh mint tea and baklawa – variety of sweet lebanese pastries.

There is no need to book, they also offer take aways if you feel like eating in your room at the hotel instead.

Las Iguanas

las iguanas reading

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If you like Latin food this is the place to eat in Reading on Riverside Oracle, they serve Mexican street food to Brazilian classics. They serve empanadas-stuffed pastry, quesadilla- tortilla, enchilada from Mexico and you can’t leave until you try the churros! Happy hour for cocktails is 2 for 1 everyday they have a fantastic selection of cocktails. A great place to eat if you are staying in Reading to shop and want to grab a bite to eat or if you are going out in the evening it’s a great start to your night out guaranteed you will feel the Latin vibes!

There are a variety of good restaurants to eat at in Reading town centre, Hillingdon Prince Hotel is an ideal place to stay if you are looking for a cheap hotel near Reading town centre. Whether you have come for a night out to experience the night-life or if you have come to shop at our famous shopping centre. We hope you enjoy your experience in our town.

By / 17th August, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off









Rewind Festival 19 & 20 August 2017

The easiest ways to travel to the Rewind Festival are:

By Train £4.90 return from Reading to Henley

By Taxi £30 each way bookable at the hotel

Bargain Weekend Breaks prices from £29

By / 17th August, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

Stay Friday 18th August and/ or 20 August 2017

£29 For Friday or Sunday if staying on Saturday 19th August

£39 for a 1 night stay either Friday 18th or Sunday 20th

Terms: Prices are based on one or two guests sharing a twin or double room

£5 for a family or upgraded club room. Breakfast if pre booked £9 per person

Must hold a Priority Club Card (register on our website if you do not have one)

This offer is NOT available online To Book Call: 0118 9311311 or mail: mail@hillingdon


By / 11th August, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off








For all our guests stay over Reading Festival we will be operating a shuttle bus service; 25th, 26th & 27th August Cost just £4 per person. The shuttle will run with a minimum of 3 people at a time, this means as soon as we have atleast 3 guests the shuttle will leave, making this a great way to arrive at the festival site!

The Are Many Great Places To Take The Children This Summer

By / 29th June, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off








Here are just a few ideas:

  • Leogland Windsor -
  • The Lookout Discovery Centre -
  • Beale Park -
  • Odds Farm -
  • Bucklebury Farm -
  • Wellington Courty Park -
  • Dinton Pastures -
  • Milestone Museum -
  • Reading Museum -
  • Berkshire Museum of Aviation -
  • Merl (Museum of local farming, lots of hands on for kids) -
  • Atom Trampoline Park -
  • Red Kangaroo Trampoline Park -
  • Windsor Castle -


By / 14th June, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

For all our guests stay over Reading Festival we will be operating a shuttle bus service; 25th, 26th & 27th August
Cost just £4 per person
The shuttle will run with a minimum of 3 people at a time, this means as soon as we have atleast 3 guests the shuttle will leave, making this a great way to arrive at the festival site!