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The Bedford Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this lovely hotel. It is Victorian? but has been recently sympathetically modernised. Our room had a sea view and was very large with a great bathroom with walk in shower. The only downside for us was the poor choice of the evening set menu. There were no healthy (low fat or low sugar) options...

Thank moonraker07
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Lovely friendly hotel. The food was excellent and plentiful. The room was well stocked with tea etc and spotlessly clean. Bed very comfortable and brand new shower and toilet. Very handy for the shops which were a very short walk away. Car park next door for those who drive there. I was on a coach holiday and we were greeted...

2Thank churchmouse096
Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Located on Sidmouth Esplanade the hotel have wonderful staff in all areas who are friendly, efficient and offer excellent customer service. Nothing is too much trouble and they go out of their way to please.Very high standard of housekeeping throughout the hotel, everywhere is spotless. We had good food and the lovely bedrooms are maintained to a high standard as...

2Thank cirenramblers
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Friendly, welcoming staff who went out of their way to be helpful; an interesting old building with lots of character (in the Regency period it was the library); excellent food (the vegetarian paneer curry was particularly delicious!); and clean, freshly decorated rooms with en suite shower rooms. The location is good, on the sea front a short walk from the...

2Thank Alison G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

49 of us descended on mass. Each and everyone received personal treatment. The rooms are spacious, very clean, comfortable beds and nice linen. The bathroom was immaculate, with a walkin shower with sufficient water pressure. Only occasionally could we hear other guests arriving at their rooms. The food, the bar, the lounge, dining were faultless. The staff could not do...

1Thank PaulMaidens
Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Lovely hotel in many ways, but found it very difficult to navigate, as there are a maze of corridors and doors. Not enough signs marking where the stairs and exit is. I visited with a party of walkers and several of us ended up in the broom cupboard, or wandering round for ages, unable to find the way out. All...

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We were bought this weekend as a Christmas present from one of daughter's.... I cannot fault anything about our stay. From the minute we checked in nothing has been to much trouble to arrange or answer. The staff are all polite, cheerful and helpful, especially the restaurant staff. Our bed was comfy with crisp white sheets and duvet cover. Soft...

1Thank Libby R
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We left wishing we could've stayed longer at the Bedford. Warm, friendly and welcoming staff, excellent food (much of it locally resourced), and spotlessly clean and well furnished accommodation. Nothing was too much trouble, and this attitude to customer relations, plus such a beautiful and convenient location make the Bedford Hotel a superb place to spend some quality time during...

Thank 489sheilag
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great deal with hotel as expected. Excellent hotel with great service from all staff. Stopped for 2 nights and ate at Pynes where food was brilliant and good value. Rooms clean and tidy with hotel excellent value and would recommend as a good place to stop. Family run and reflected in the personal service offered by its staff.

1Thank Kopthat69
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

After some lengthy research we decided to stay at The Bedford and we couldn't have been happier with our choice. We were greeted with a warm welcome and our bags taken up to our room. The room on the 2nd floor was fantastic - large, light, bright, airy with the added bonus of a large window, balcony and wonderful sea...

Thank CeriSpeake

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Grade II* listed building The Bedford Hotel is a 3*** hotel run by the Pyne Family. Located at the heart of Sidmouth seafront means many rooms boast breathtaking views of Lyme Bay. All rooms are individually furnished, have flat screen televisions and en suite facilities. There is lift access to both floors. The hotel also has comfortable lounges and offers a wide selection of good food and wine in a choice of attractive surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bedford Hotel

Address: The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8NR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range: ₹ 9,544 - ₹ 13,196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bedford Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth
#4 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“On the front with balcony”
S7232HHmiket, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Just call to tell the hotel what you need or prefer when booking and they will do you proud.”
pritchardbrown, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose a sea view room, well worth the extra money.”
nancywestmidlands, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 18 very nice but there was some sea noise”
annetteb524, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book a room with a sea view - it's incredible looking out to sea!”
AmandaW106, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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