Things To See and Do
Surrounded by beautiful countryside, with accommodation to suit all budgets and with excellent transport links, Basingstoke also has many nearby attractions. Stratfield Saye House offers an intriguing insight into the life of the Great Duke of Wellington, whose family lived there from 1817, while novelist Jane Austen attended balls at Tudor mansion The Vyne, originally home to Henry VIII's Lord Chamberlain.
Whether you prefer the big five star treatment or the personal touch of an intimate boutique or love the calm of the countryside, Reading offers plenty of choices. From 5 star hotels to boutique hotels, from luxury accommodation to budget hotels, all located in the city centre.
Activities, Where to Eat, Where to Stay, What to Do in Basingstoke
Whether you’re looking for things to do in Basingstoke such as events and attractions or are planning where to stay in Basingstoke, you’ll find everything you need for your Basingstoke holiday on What's On In Basingstoke.com. Make sure to discover Basingstoke diverse neighbourhoods, from tranquil suburbs to central areas full of shopping, entertainment and dining options.
Basingstoke have a huge range of options for food and drink, and has plenty to satisfy every appetite and budget. The riverside area of the Oracle shopping centre is a buzzing destination in the evening, with a diverse mix of restaurants and bars overlooking the water, along with a 10-screen cinema.
Located in the town centre, right on the River Kennet, our Reading restaurant is the perfect spot for anything from a mid-shopping pit stop or a casual dinner with friends.
Delicious and authentic regional cooking awaits you in this cosy brasserie in Basingstoke, where you will enjoy comfortable surroundings, attentive service and a real taste of France.
~What’s on in Basingstoke Local News~
Reading wins £19.1 million of government ‘Levelling Up’ funding Reading Chronicle | Town Centre …
For this week’s Camera Club spread in the Reading Chronicle, we have chosen six lovely snaps that were taken by keen shutterbugs in and around the area. Reading Chronicle | West Berkshire …
Hundreds of apartments and hotel rooms could be on their way to Reading in 2023 as the biggest developers in the town prepare to submit plans. Reading Chronicle | Town Centre …
Walking in winter might not be for the faint of heart but it’s a great way to see the best of what Berkshire has to offer. Reading Chronicle | West Berkshire …
Plans to replace the building that has Reading’s iconic Black History Mural on it with flats have finally been submitted. Reading Chronicle | Town Centre …
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