History buffs won't want to miss the lavish silver ballroom, decked out with silver-leaf moldings and original 1926 Waterford crystal chandeliers. Folks with a bent toward the modern will head straight to the award-winning steak restaurant, popular chain coffee shop, fitness center or stunning indoor pool with a cascading waterfall. Valet parking is available for an additional fee, and pets are welcome, also for an additional fee. The hotel is in the heart of downtown, close to all of the city's most popular attractions, plus walking distance to Chattanooga's free electric shuttle. The hotel is nine miles from Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport. our guests say the "beautiful and classy" Read House Chattanooga has "the most comfortable" beds, a "polite and helpful staff" and a "quiet environment" that's "close to downtown."