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Stevenage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I were guests at a Rotary Ladies night and the hospitality of all the staff was wonderful. We were served by Kay, Leah and Chris. The food was excellent and very well presented. Well done. The venue

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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Myself and my husband got married here on Friday 17th March 2017. The lead up to the wedding was well organised and very professional with regular updates via email and also a couple of meetings with wedding coordinator Sam - who is worth her weight in gold! On the day before the wedding I stayed at the hotel in the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked this hotel using late luxury secret escapes. The deal offered a luxury room, bottle of Prosecco, 3 course dinner and breakfast. When we got to the hotel we checked in to realise that one of the rooms we booked did not have heating -the radiator was broken, the staff were kind enough to provide another room after we...

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I have been here 3 weeks now & have to say that the rooms are really nice & spacious & the food is excellent . It is set in beautiful surroundings but the best is the staff who are fantastic & nothing is to much for them , from breakfast with the smiles & help of Kay & Francine to...

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mickywalton, Thank you for your lovely review following your recent long term stay with us. It's a real testiment to the team that after staying with us for three weeks you have nothing but praise for us. Thank you very much. We look forward to welcoming you back to Bedford soon. Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for one evening as part of a Secret Escapes deal after visiting family in the area. Very good value for money, including a bottle of Prosecco on arrival & £25 each towards dinner in the restaurant. Hotel is in a beautiful location by the river & is a perfect setting for weddings in the barn opposite. Hotel room...

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Caroline T, Thank you for your review following your stay. We often have a number of fantastic accomodation offers available on our website if you fancied a return trip to the Barns. Thank you for your feedback on breakfast we will ensure we act on this. Best regards, Richard

Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a 3 night Dinner Bed and Breakfast through the hotel and arrived to a very nice room overlooking the river with a bottle of prosecco and a little box of chocolates in the room! The hotel is a perfect base to get anywhere really,the hotel had weddings everyday we were staying but all the functions are in a...

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TimandSarah8875, It is such a pleasure to read your review and I will share it with the whole team. I hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you home again very soon. Kind regards Richard

Albufeira, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the time we arrived and departed three days later, the hotel staff, manager, reception, bar and waiters were all so friendly, attentive and helpful. Our bedroom was spacious and very comfortable bed. The bathroom was immaculate. We had family members with us, all enjoyed the experience, the dining, both lunch and dinner. Our home is in Portugal, but will...

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service for all 60+ guests. food well prepared and well presented Lovely venue next to river Ouse situation very good with ample parking. lots of old "barn" type features. good sized rooms. It has a separate full sized barn for special occasions of say over 50 people, bar and service in barn menu chosen in advance 3 courses choices...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the Barns hotel to meet up with my brother and his wife. We enjoyed drinks at the bar, dinner in the restaurant and cream team too. Service is really really good and whilst there were a couple of events over both days we visited, we felt that the hotel works hard to look after their...

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Lytham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found on internet, excellent location for visiting relatives, the receptionist was most welcoming, we had a lovely spacious room, enjoyed 2 delicious dinners and 2 good choice breakfasts. The best memory we took away was the warm and friendliness of all the staff especially Kay. . We will be returning ! !

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barns Hotel is situated in a beautiful riverside location, within three and a half acres of landscaped gardens, yet it is just 10 miles from the M1 and 8 miles from A1. The tranquil setting offers Bedford accommodation with views of the great River Great Ouse and the local country park and wonderful grounds in which to stroll and relax. Come and join us for a beautiful and relaxing stay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Barns Hotel

Address: Cardington Road, Bedford MK44 3SA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
Price Range: ₹ 5,963 - ₹ 9,230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Barns Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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#1 Business Hotel in Bedford
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bedford
#6 Family Hotel in Bedford
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“Our room overlooked garden and car park, just as quiet as river view.”
 of 5 bubbles LouiseH1969, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“Ask for one overlooking the river.”
 of 5 bubbles holidayjunkye, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
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