191 Kings Road is placed right in the heart of the city, close to various universities, making it ideal for those who wish to save time and money on commute. The University of Reading is a 15-minutes’ walk away so you can make use of the on-campus facilities without having to worry about heading back to your room. Sports enthusiasts can join the tennis club or the hockey club and if you want to read books, then the campus library is the place to be at.
The area has excellent transport links connecting you to the entire city. The nearest bus station is a 2-minutes’ walk away making it easy to travel around and explore your surroundings. Also, Reading Train Station takes 16-minutes to reach on foot. Take up kayaking and canoeing at the Wokingham Waterside Centre which is within walking distance from the residence.
The rooms at 191 kings road accommodation are fully-furnished so that the students can enjoy a comfortable stay. When you have an exam, get ready to pull an all-night study session with your friends. Heat up the leftovers or make instant noodles in the microwave when you are in no mood to cook. When you have an important football match coming up, head to the common room where you can watch the match on the flat-screen TV.
During the weekends, make plans with your friends to watch the latest movies at the Vue Cinema Reading, which is a 12-minutes’ walk away. Take a stroll alongside the River Kennet when you need to clear your head. Explore the Riverside Museum which is close to the river and learn more about the history of the city. International students must visit the Reading Abbey Ruins, the ruin of which include gardens, a gateway, and a dormitory.