The Madejski is a football stadium located in Reading, Berkshire, England. It is the home of Reading Football Club playing in the Football League Championship. It also provides the finish for the Reading Half Marathon. The stadium is named after Reading's chairman Sir John Madejski. It is an all-seater bowl stadium with a capacity of 24,161 and is located close to the M4 motorway. It is built on the site of a former household waste dump and is surrounded by methane vents. The West Stand contains the Millennium Madejski Hotel.Plan to visit Madejski Stadium and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Reading attractions using our Reading road trip planner.
The stadium was opened on 22 August 1998 and replaced Elm Park as Reading's home ground.
Madejski Stadium reviews
This stadium is great. Transport is well managed and easy to get to ground from most directions. Its a friendly stadium and has great street food options outside the Eamon Dolan stand. Stewards are... more »
Brilliant stadium to start with. The atmosphere varies from where you sit, starting in the Eamon Dolan stand and going towards the north stand, the atmosphere gets better, partly because the Eamon... more »
Took my son for his first ever professional football game here today. Easy to get to with coaches from train station to stadium costing only £2 return. Lovely atmosphere and very friendly staff and supporters. Also helped that Reading beat Cardiff city 3 -0. Great stadium, Reasonably priced fan shop, and nice hot food and drinks on offer.
The hotelroom was very nice and clean. The bed was great. Staff was polite, friendly and helpful. I would stay again. Rates for breakfast are really massively too high. A big disappointment was the gym and pool. They were extremely dirty
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