The Read House
About the Hotel
Why We Love This Hotel
- The Read House is the No. 1 hotel in Chattanooga on TripAdvisor and boasts an elegant Roaring '20s vibe plus a full-service Starbucks just off the lobby
- Near the Tennessee Riverwalk and The Tennessee Aquarium, "one of the finest educational aquariums in the world" (The New York Times)
- Rooms feature SmartTVs, complimentary Wi-Fi and Keurig coffee makers
- Near trendy bars, restaurants, art galleries and many outdoor activities, including hiking, rock climbing and rafting
- Newly renovated indoor pool and fitness center
Recently restored to its original 1920s glory, the Gatsby-esque lobby boasts opulent chandeliers, black and white checkered marble floors, velvet armchairs and grand archways. Tastefully styled and centrally located, The Read House is near the Tennessee Riverwalk, AT&T Ballpark, University of Tennessee Chattanooga and the Tennessee Aquarium. Historic elements are found throughout the hotel, including a library area, billiards room and an old-school phone booth. Room 311 is even said to be haunted by the ghost of a past guest -- daily tours of this spooky room are available for those who are brave enough.
Chattanooga is rooted in history but also an increasingly popular destination known for its up-and-coming culinary scene, trendy bars, shops, art galleries and easy-access to outdoor activities. The New York Times calls it an "outdoorsy family destination" with "hiking, rock climbing, museums, one of the finest educational aquariums in the world, and innumerable food and entertainment venue," all of which can be reached by foot or by Chattanooga's free electric shuttle that stops right outside the hotel. Also nearby are Lookout Mountain and Ruby Falls, two popular outdoor destinations for visitors and locals alike.
Rooms are spacious and come standard with SmartTVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, and Keurig coffee makers. Guests have access to the newly renovated indoor pool and fitness center, as well as the full-service Starbucks, located just off the main lobby. The Bar & Billiards room serves signature cocktails and small plates in a speakeasy-inspired space. For more upscale fare, visit Bridgeman's Chophouse for a steak or fresh seafood.
- Infant cots / cribs
- Gym / fitness center
- Indoor pool
- 100% smoke-free
- 24-hour front desk
- Room service (limited hours)
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- Flatscreen TV
- Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms
- Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas
- Luxury toiletries
- Valet service (fees apply)
Check-in: Standard Time is 3pm.
Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.
Children and additional guests: Children 17 and under stay free of charge when using existing bedding.
Maximum weight of 25 pounds. Limit of 1 pet per room. Pets only allowed in Manor Rooms-must be attended at all times. Pets not allowed in food service areas or pool area.
A non-refundable cleaning fee of $100 plus tax, per stay will be charged upon arrival.
Limit of 1 pet per room. Pets only allowed in Manor Rooms-must be attended at all times. Pets not allowed in food service areas or pool area.
Fees: Valet service fee: $16 plus tax per day.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
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