Self storage for households and businesses
For businesses, our affordable storage units, with both long and short-term storage options are the perfect place to keep excess stock safe. We even have a receipt and despatch offering, which could be the answer to your logistical problems. In addition to self storage facilities, our Reading branch offers a range of business services
, including flexible office space
, telephone answering
, and more.
If you’re moving house, decluttering, or simply need some extra space for a while you can use our secure storage space to keep your belongings safe. You’ll have 24-hour access to your CCTV monitored storage rental. We can provide equipment like pallet trucks and forklifts, to make moving heavy items – like furniture - easier. We can even put you in touch with van hire and local removal companies to help make moving day as smooth as possible.
Directions from Reading station:
By car – 7 mins
Head north-west on Bagnall Way
Take a slight right onto Trooper Potts Way
Turn left onto Vastern Rd/A329
Take the second roundabout exit onto Caversham Rd/A4155
The the first roundabout exit onto Richfield Avenue
Continue onto Cow Lane
Take the second roundabout exit onto Portman Road
Our Reading self storage space will be on your right
Directions from Reading University:
By car – 17 mins
Take Pepper Lane to Shinfield Road/A327
Continue on A327
Merge onto the A329
Continue on the A329
Take the first roundabout exit onto Portman Road
Our Reading self storage facility will be on your right
By public transport – 35 mins
Walk to the Christchurch Green bus stop
Catch the 21 claret to Reading Town Centre, getting of at St Marys Butts 9 stops later
Walk to Cheapside bus stop
Catch the 17 purple, 7 stops to Brock Gardens (Tilehurst direction). It should take less than 10 minutes.
From here, it’s a 7-minute walk to our Reading storage space on Portman Road.
You can also use the Google Maps feature at the bottom of this page to generate some bespoke directions.
About the store manager
Oliver has managed Access Self Storage Reading for one year. He values working with a diverse group of customers and colleagues, and that every day brings new and exciting challenges.
Some of Oliver’s many hobbies are astronomy, photography, and aquaponics. He likes Reading because of the many interesting things to do in the area, including museums, nature parks, the beautiful canal, and the many historic sites.
His favourite places to eat and drink in Reading include the likes of the Slug and Lettuce, The Botanist, The Boundary, and ZeroDegrees Microbrewery and restaurant. The high-quality eateries and bars are located within walking distance of one another and provide an excellent atmosphere in addition to fantastic food.
Storage unit rental in the Reading area
Reading really has it all. It’s a mere 30-minute train ride from London Paddington (quicker if you take the Crossrail) - but close to the picturesque Chilterns. It’s on the edge of the beautiful North Wessex Downs and within easy reach of popular leisure areas such as Windsor Castle and Henley-on-Thames.
It’s not just beautiful, though; it’s great for business too: organisations such as Microsoft have offices here, and there are plenty of opportunities for smaller outfits as well. If you run such a company, you may find it useful to store your excess stock close by. Why not make life easier by storing equipment locally in one of our secure self storage units in Reading?
A lot of people pass through Reading on their way to relaxing retreats. Do you have a caravan or holiday home in the area? Our storage units in Reading could be the answer to any potential security problems when you’re not around. We have a range of modern, safe and cheap storage spaces available, with different shapes and sizes – from storage lockers to rooms - available on a flexible basis.
Reading is the perfect environment for sport and outdoor activities, and there are countless clubs and societies to get involved with. Part of the group that row through Caversham on weekends? Our secure self storage units could be ideal for storing your equipment out of season. The staff at our affordable storage facility are always happy to help.
Reserving your self storage in Reading