• Thames Valley

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Welcome to MTC Thames Valley!

At the MTC, we believe that people are every organization's most important asset. They provide the inspiration and initiative to find new customers, create innovations or expand into new markets. With the right tools they can do this even in the most challenging circumstances. The MTC is a tool to help you envision, design and deploy solutions to address even your toughest business challenges.

Our team is dedicated to helping you transform your business in a mobile-first, cloud-first world.

Hotel Accommodations

The Crown Inn

  • Playhatch
    Near Reading
    RG4 9QN
    United Kingdom
  • +44 118 947 2872

Hilton St Anne's Manor

  • London Road
    Bracknell, Berkshire
    RG40 1ST
    United Kingdom
  • +44 (0)1189-772550

Malmaison Reading

  • Great Western House
    18 - 20 Station Road
    RG1 1JX
    United Kingdom
  • +44 (0)118 3341331

Novotel Reading

  • 25b Friar Street
    RG1 1DP
    United Kingdom
  • +44 (0)118 9522600

Penta Hotel

  • Oxford Road
    Reading, Berkshire
    RG1 7RH
    United Kingdom
  • +44 (0)118-9586222

The Bull Inn

  • High Street
    RG4 6UP
    United Kingdom
  • +44 (0)118-9693901

The French Horn at Sonning

  • Sonning-on-Thames
    RG4 6TN
    United Kingdom
  • +44 (0)118-9692204

Local attractions

Bath (one hour by train)

Henley on Thames (10 minutes by train)

LEGOLAND, Windsor (20 minutes by train)

London (30 minutes by train)

The Oracle Shopping & Entertainment Centre (Reading centre)

Oxford (40 minutes by train)

Reading Museum - Art Galleries & Historic Collections (Reading centre)

Windsor Castle (20 minutes by train)


Directions and map

Arrival by Car:

Exit the M4 at Junction 10 and follow the A329(M) towards Reading. Follow the road to the roundabout at the end of the dual carriageway where you will see a large sign for Thames Valley Park directly in front of you. Do not exit at the Reading Junction (A4). At the first roundabout take the first exit and follow the dual carriageway. At the second roundabout take the first exit, at the third roundabout take the second exit and at the final roundabout take the third exit onto Microsoft Campus. The MTC is located on the ground floor of Building Three and visitors should go to the dedicated MTC Reception, to the left of the main reception, on arrival. Visitor parking is available on a first come first serve basis and is located at the front of the Campus buildings.

Arrival by Public Transport:

The two nearest main line stations are Reading and Winnersh Triangle.  Please visit http://ojp.nationalrail.co.uk/en/s/planjourney/query for details on travel to these train stations. Taxis are available outside of Reading train station and there is a free bus service that operates between both stations and the Microsoft Campus. From Reading train station the shuttle buses leave from the Northern Interchange bus stop at the back of the station and the journey takes approximately 20 minutes (although please allow longer at peak hours). From Winnersh train station the bus leaves from outside the station ticketing office and the journey takes approximately 15 minutes (although please allow longer at peak hours).  Details of both shuttle buses can be found at http://www.tvptravel.co.uk/bus.

Map of MTC Thames Valley