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Dining

For a drink or meal with friends and family, popular pubs Good Companions and The George are within walking distance from White Lake Gardens. The Poachers – complete with log fire - provides a quintessential pub experience; it serves local organic produce and real ale, and is less than two miles away.

The beautiful village of Sonning, 2.8 miles away, is home to riverside restaurants The French Horn and The Coppa Club, as well as to The Mill at Sonning Theatre where you can catch a performance at the same time.

L’Ortolan in Shinfield, a Michelin-starred restaurant renowned for its gourmet French cuisine, is less than five miles away.

​In Reading, there is a wide choice of eateries and bars, from popular Wagamama to the London Street Brasserie.

Entertainment

With plenty of beautiful countryside and waterways to explore around Woodley, and a number of major towns an easy drive away, you’re spoilt for choice.

Three nature reserves in Woodley and Dinton Pastures Country Park, just 2.3 miles away, put woodlands and open space on the doorstep.

You can enjoy the great outdoors with a brisk run through the nearby Woodford Park, and the family can take part in a range of activities at its leisure centre including badminton, boxercise and children’s soccer.

​Enjoy an evening out at the Showcase Cinema or the Hexagon Theatre in Reading.

Entertainment

With plenty of beautiful countryside and waterways to explore around Woodley, and a number of major towns an easy drive away, you’re spoilt for choice.

Three nature reserves in Woodley and Dinton Pastures Country Park, just 2.3 miles away, put woodlands and open space on the doorstep.

You can enjoy the great outdoors with a brisk run through the nearby Woodford Park, and the family can take part in a range of activities at its leisure centre including badminton, boxercise and children’s soccer.

​Enjoy an evening out at the Showcase Cinema or the Hexagon Theatre in Reading.

Shopping

White Lake Gardens is just a mile from Woodley’s town centre, which provides local amenities, including Waitrose, for day-to-day necessities. Further afield on the Western side of Woodley, there is also an M&S Foodhall.

Bustling Reading offers a wealth of shopping opportunities; The Oracle shopping centre is renowned for its mix of popular high street shops, independent boutiques and renowned stores such as John Lewis and Apple. Further afield, the new Lexicon shopping centre in Bracknell is home to further stores including Fenwick department store.

Transport

White Lake Gardens is perfectly placed for travel by road, rail and air; Woodley’s many connections make it popular with a wide range of residents with varied lifestyles.

Junction 10 of the M4 is 3.5 miles away, providing swift access to the M25 and London to the east, and to Newbury and Swindon to the west. It also provides convenient connections via the A404 to the M40, towards Oxford and The Cotswolds and the Midlands beyond.

Earley Station is 1.5 miles away. Trains to Reading take just six minutes and from here, you can reach London Paddington in 23 minutes. Journey times to other popular destinations are set to be enhanced further with direct links across London when Crossrail arrives in 2021.

​For international travellers, London Heathrow airport is 24 miles away.

Transport

White Lake Gardens is perfectly placed for travel by road, rail and air; Woodley’s many connections make it popular with a wide range of residents with varied lifestyles.

Junction 10 of the M4 is 3.5 miles away, providing swift access to the M25 and London to the east, and to Newbury and Swindon to the west. It also provides convenient connections via the A404 to the M40, towards Oxford and The Cotswolds and the Midlands beyond.

Earley Station is 1.5 miles away. Trains to Reading take just six minutes and from here, you can reach London Paddington in 23 minutes. Journey times to other popular destinations are set to be enhanced further with direct links across London when Crossrail arrives in 2021.

​For international travellers, London Heathrow airport is 24 miles away.