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Bedford Swan Hotel

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“afternoon tea”(176 reviews)
“terrace bar”(32 reviews)
“lotus spa”(26 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The bed was the most comfy I have ever slept in. The room was nice and the staff on reception were friendly and efficient. we had our evening meal in the dining room but it was a little disappointing. The menu was quite limited. The...More

Thank Maria3844
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We actually attended the Swan hotel for spa treatments and decided to book in for afternoon tea after our treatments finished. We were slightly disappointed with the presentation of five measly finger sandwiches of which some of the bread tasted a little bit stale as...More

Thank Talkhande
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very poor. Lovely location by the river. Service hopeless when the sun shines. 15 mins to order two drinks at the bar and then have to queue to pay. Very unimpressed. Cannot recommend as I was apologising to my visitors from Scotland.

Thank MstuartH
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely hotel next to the river. Last of the grand hotels in town with a terrace restaurant which overlooks the river. Menu in the restaurant changes regularly so check ahead. Popular with tourists. Terrace Resturant has live music and is a relaxing place or the...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just enjoyed lunch and a beer at this delightful terrace bar attached to the Swan hotel. A nice sunny day overlooking the beautiful river, swans, ducks, squirrels and rowers. A great place to enjoy a lazy afternoon.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$92 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Bedford
#4 Business Hotel in Bedford
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Bedford
#4 Business Hotel in Bedford
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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
4 May 2017|
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Response from Nigel W | Reviewed this property |
No smoking inside the hotel.
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Derek G
4 February 2017|
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Response from Lizz R | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park. £5 for an overnight stay if you're a guest.
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"Although suites are good deluxe double rooms in our experience are just as good"
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"Another hotel"
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"The river view suites are only accessible by stair, but if you are happy with this, they are beautiful."
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"river view is lovely in the evening"
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