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Bedford Swan Hotel

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Overview
The Embankment, Bedford MK40 1RW England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Christmas party of 34. An excellent three course meal with a lovely mince pie and great coffee to follow included in the price. My wife and I had spicy fish cakes, lovely, then went on to a turkey main meal, the turkey slices were so...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank fakenbridge
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The hotel has a really nice ambiance. It just feels classy. It is in a great position overlooking the river. Staff were really friendly and room was good. Breakfast was good with a continental only option. Very good value

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank BothRetiredEarly
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I enjoyed our stay very much. We had a very friendly welcome from Daniel, who made sure we had everything we needed, he was approachable and very friendly. The room was well furnished, clean and the room service was just what we...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank emrty
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed for 5 nights. We flew from Australia and missed a nights stay due to flight cancellation. The hotel refunded the nights stay, despite the booking on Expedia stating no refunds - which was a nice touch. The front desk staff (in particular Flora) were...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I understand this traditional hotel is under new ownership. It feels like work in progress. The restaurant had just opened. The decor is brand new, very bright and predominantly green and rather glitzy The menu is currently very restricted and is more pub like. The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Description
The Hotel is situated in a stunning town centre location overlooking the river Ouze and just 30 minutes from central London. Enjoy a perfect night's sleep in one of our stunning bedrooms with AC, flat More screen 32 inch LCD Smart TV, and high speed internet access as standard. We offer a fantastic range of dining options (all of our food is freshly prepared by our highly skilled team of Chefs), including the fabulous River Room Restaurant and relaxing lounges. 24 hr room service is available, and in the summer enjoy Al Fresco dining or drinks on our terrace overlooking the river. Our fully trained SPA therapists also offer a wide choice of treatments. The Hotel is the ideal destination for conferences and meetings, and is tailor made to suit the individual requirements of all our customers. With its superb location and stunning setting, the Hotel is also a popular venue for weddings and functions. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
113
Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
113
Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
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Karla D
13 November 2018|
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Response from AnaC14758 | Property representative |
Dear Karla, thank you for your message. Children's Afternoon Tea consists of: cheese and ham sandwiches, Profiteroles, Fruit tart, Chocolate Brownie and a Scone and a large juice or a glass of milk. Sincerely Ana
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Mikayla25
12 May 2017|
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Response from Officerincharge | Reviewed this property |
That's a shame. Read all of the reviews and then judge. There are some individuals out there who have no idea how to treat hotel staff and expect Ritz service for McDonald's prices. These are the reviewers who only make... More
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Theofficemanager40
5 May 2017|
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Response from 624nigelw | Reviewed this property |
No smoking inside the hotel.
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Room Tips
"Choose a room on a higher floor to avoid wedding noise."
jennylovell64
28 Oct 2018
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"River view - costs more but the alternative is car park main feature of this hotel is the proximity to the..."
Pathfinder802877
2 Oct 2018
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"Dont bother with the extra for a luxury room"
alirees30
25 Sep 2018
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"Up on the third floor (at the back, so no river view) was quiet."
DumDumBoy
3 Sep 2018
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