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Bedford Swan Hotel

The Embankment, Bedford MK40 1RW England
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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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed at the swan hotel with our large german Shepherd for one night to break up our journey. This is one of the best hotel's I have stayed in and would highly recommend to any one. The ladies on reception were very welcoming to...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank AKsheperds
Response from AnaC14758, Front Office Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded today

Dear AKsheperds, We are delighted to hear that your stay was provided of a warmth welcome for both of you and Benson, relaxing views and a comfortable escape. We like to ensure our Guests have a memorable experience with us and everyone here at The...More

Reviewed yesterday

Booked the hotel for a stopover during a weekend away from home with the dog. We were very concerned on arrival that we'd made a mistake as the hotel looked much too grand to be dog friendly. That couldn't have been further from the truth...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank shauney
Response from AnaC14758, Front Office Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded today

Dear shauney, Thank you so much for your extremely kind review! We are pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us, relaxing views, amenities and our services. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you and your pup again soon. Season Greetings Ana...More

Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful central English ambiance and grand caring staff... A superior place to unwind and visit Cambridge or Woburn.... Could not fault service, food or location... A terrific venue for functions with views of the river and parking... Updated bar and restaurant and next the rooms...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from AnaC14758, Front Office Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded yesterday

Dear K C, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. So many fantastic comments! This really was a pleasure to read. Fantastic to hear you were more that happy with warm welcoming and the amenities offered. We...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Awful food. Unforgivably bland and poor quality. The refurb is questionable. A positive is the lack of wall-to-wall carpet; something that no public place should have, in my opinion, whereby folks tread with outdoor shoes. The negatives are the plastic palm trees and questionable colour...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from AnaC14758, Front Office Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded today

Dear DRS 1, Thank you for your opinions which are neither constructive nor helpful. Have a Lovely Christmas Kind Regards Ana & the Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Response from AnaC14758, Front Office Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded yesterday

Dear fakendridge, thank you so much for your kind words! We work daily to please our Guests as much as possible so we are delighted that we could impress you! Be sure we will keep working to offer you the same level of service and...More

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About
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)
Also Known As
Bedford Swan Hotel Bedfordshire
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)
Also Known As
Bedford Swan Hotel Bedfordshire
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
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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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