We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Lovely place to relax and watch the world go by

Beautiful surroundings, a lovely place to relax by the river. Tea kiosk selling delicious homemade... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ReadingRenegade
,
Reading, United Kingdom
Beautiful place to sit back and relax

Looking for somewhere quiet and peaceful with a river side setting then this is the place. From... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2019
martinReading
,
reading
Read all 125 reviews
All photos (15)
All photos (15)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
55°
40°
Apr
62°
46°
May
67°
51°
Jun
Contact
Caversham Court Church Road, Reading RG4 7AD, England
Website
+44 118 947 8930
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (125)
Filter reviews
123 results
Traveler rating
69
46
7
0
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
69
46
7
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tea kiosk feed the ducks wonderful volunteers lovely tea tea and cake relaxing spot hot drinks worth a visit tea room thames charities timeline picnic riverside charity cinema council
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 123 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful surroundings, a lovely place to relax by the river. Tea kiosk selling delicious homemade cake - I think it was RBH volunteers when we visited. A great excuse to eat cake as it's raising money for charity! The day we visited the gardens were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ReadingRenegade
Reviewed January 22, 2019

Looking for somewhere quiet and peaceful with a river side setting then this is the place. From march - october everyday except a monday a Charity tea kiosk is open

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank martinReading
Reviewed January 20, 2019

I am fortunate to know Reading & Caversham very well having grown up there & Caversham Court Gardens never fail to impress with its stunning beauty & the most amazing trees & plants. It still feels as if it's one of Caversham's best kept secrets...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cind999
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

Victorian park that has been looked after well. Clàssic clues of its Victorian look huge gates , stone pillars and iron gates. Green metal benches, bandstand, cafe and toilets . Staff friendly and welcoming and knowledgeable and hard working. Play areas , statues and lots...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Picturesque compact gardens beside Caversham bridge & riverside with a sense of history - it isn't large though

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank T_Hotel_Inspectors
Reviewed November 12, 2018

The gardens are a relaxing spot beside the River Thames, Well worth a visit at any time of the year. Very popular with families and the facilities are quite good. Great views of all the different activity on the river.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jasminemint
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Great place for a picnic or a quiet early morning stroll. This park has also hosted many events. Including, an open cinema.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank M6070HMpatriciak
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Pretty gardens and peaceful surroundings. Heading towards the Gazebo there is a timeline on the ground which records the years on one side and important events on the other. One metre represents 100 years. Very interesting. There is a quaint little tea kiosk which sells...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gloria P
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying in Reading we needed some fresh air and decided to walk to these gardens. It was so relaxing, peaceful and beautiful and a great place to watch people doing activities on the river Thames (our favourite was watching the swimmers). If you want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Spoton856
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This beautiful space, once a grand private house, opens directly onto the river. It's well-tended gardens are glorious, and it has a number of fine old specimen trees that are very special. Free to enter, there is a seasonal cafe selling tea and cake, run...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jrllsls
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 32 nearby hotels
Crowne Plaza Hotel Reading
1,193 reviews
.07 miles away
Premier Inn Reading (Caversham Bridge) Hotel
694 reviews
.18 miles away
Thameside Hotel
154 reviews
.19 miles away
Rainbows Lodge
66 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 716 nearby restaurants
The Griffin
853 reviews
.09 miles away
Alto Lounge
399 reviews
.15 miles away
The Crown
80 reviews
.05 miles away
The Indulgent Baker
13 reviews
.16 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 193 nearby attractions
Prince of Wales Pub
32 reviews
.37 miles away
Reading Station
661 reviews
.58 miles away
Forbury Gardens
320 reviews
.66 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Brian T
May 28, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Brian T |
That’s not helpful at all if you live in Woodley!
0
Votes