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The Bedford Hotel

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“jacuzzi bath”(9 reviews)
“sister hotel”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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Special Rate: £140 (GBP)
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All reviewsjacuzzi bathsister hoteltraditional hotelno liftfour posterchristmas daylovely old hotelwedding receptionthe ground floorcomfortable hotelgood sized car parkcentral locationsconespublic areaspannier marketdouble roomcentre of town
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Helpful staff. Spacious room with 2 comfortable chairs and good bathroom facilities. Dining room was slightly underwhelming, maybe white linen on the tables would have helped. Meal was OK ie not outstanding, good service though. Charged us for one helping of olives even though my...More

Thank 318lylea
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

A truly fabulous stay in this traditional hotel.The historic building is lovely & has a very welcoming & homely atmosphere - comfortable bar & lounge areas & attractively decorated corridors & stairways. The staff gave me a friendly welcome, & showed me to my room...More

Thank Tiggi W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for a lunch time break, we were really pleasantly impressed we ordered an open sandwich and a drink. The sandwiches came so well presented and fantastic in proportion they were so filling and delicious. We are always saying you can tell a place by...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The accommodation was very good. Hotel was clean and tidy, but most importantly, the staff were so polite and couldn’t do enough to help make our short stay perfect. The breakfast was excellent. We had the smoked haddock and poached egg which were really fresh...More

Thank Kevinperhaps
Response from gmbedfordhotel, General Manager at The Bedford HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Thank you for your honest review, delighted that the Bedford was suitable for your needs and that the staff and food really made your stay perfect. I do hope you return to us in the future. Best wishes, Leanne

Reviewed 12 January 2018

We spent two nights here in November. We were in the area for a family wedding, so were joined by other family members in the same hotel. The rooms were pleasantly furnished, and we had a decent sized en suite bathroom with a shower over...More

Thank PamMcC2013
Response from gmbedfordhotel, General Manager at The Bedford HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Pam, Such a lovely review to read, nice detail of the hotel and your stay which I am delighted you enjoyed as a whole. As we are a listed building our lift only goes from the car park to the ground floor. We have...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
US$122 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$122 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Roger H
7 January 2017|
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Response from gmbedfordhotel | Property representative |
Dear Roger, Yes we have an access friendly room (Room 3) on the ground floor with full wet room facilities. The mobility lift from the car park will take you to the reception level which is the same floor as this bedroom... More
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Lilian B
14 May 2016|
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Response from RachelAA | Reviewed this property |
Go to the hotel's web site (I'm not allowed to put the email address in) At the top of the page the 3rd item along is 'EAT' hover over that with your mouse and it gives a drop down menu. The one at the top of the drop down... More
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BoxmoorBarley
9 May 2016|
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Response from Brett K |
Indeed it is, there is a lift in the hotel which takes you from the car park (lower ground to ground floor). If you are looking to stay at The Bedford Hotel then there are ground floor rooms including a disabled access room... More
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Room Tips
"The four poster bed room, ours was at the back and very quiet."
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"Sadly this hotel does not have a lift, so you need to book a room on the ground floor if you are unable to..."
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"Maybe best to avoid one at the front if you are really sensitive to a little noise?"
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"First floor rooms avoid the stairs"
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