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Bedford Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   83-95 Southampton Row, London WC1B 4HD, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
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Ranked #440 of 1,073 hotels in London
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was recommended to me my by Father - I was a bit sceptical since his needs are very different to mine, however the room cost was good for just my daughter and I. I think this hotel has 2 major bonuses - the location and room size. For most hotels in this price range, guests complain about pokey... More

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Montreal, Canada
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13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great hotel well located near the Soho district. A vintage hotel still using real keys for the hotel rooms. Great rooms with plenty of space and wonderful garden view. Staff was tremendous. The hotel would need a little bit of a refresh on the paint and carpets but cleaniness was good. The hotel has a nice restaurant and included... More

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North East
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for one night on 19th July as part of Superbreak deal. Had a lovely stay. Arrived early but as rooms were ready we were able to check in prior to standard check in time. Staff really helpful and pleasant. Rooms adequate for short stay, very clean which is the main thing. Breakfast well stocked. Overall very pleasant stay.... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of Imperial Hotels group but perhaps better thought of than some others, The Bedford is what some might describe as a ‘commercial’ hotel. The middle of the road, budget plus hotels usually frequented by commercial travellers, sales representatives, businessmen and those whos budgets do not stretch to the more typical London prices. And I think before anything - that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Decent hotel, nice location, but let down by traffic noise (if you are at the front) and lack of airconditioning. Watching the Japanese get stung for extra charges at breakfast because they didn't read the fineprint on the sign that explained the continental vs english breakfast options (which were laid out on the table without any clear separation) was painful.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just checked out of here. I normally stay at the Tavistock when on business in London but I left it too late this time to book and they were full. This place, from the same group, is a little more expensive but worth it. I had a quiet (for London) room, as requested, at the back of the... More

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Bangor, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent 2 nights in this hotel as part of a theatre break. Requested quiet room & recieved it at the rear of the hotel. Staff were friendly and hotel clean.Breakfast was good. Located close to theatre land, restaurants and tube stations.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little place that I have been using for years as a London bolt hole. The rooms are small but always clean & tidy. For Central London it is good @£93 for single & £110 for double. No negotiation is possible, take it or leave it seems to be their motto. The staff are always helpful and friendly. A few... More

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9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had four twin rooms here last weekend. The hotel is in a great location, near to Russell Square tube station and lots of bars and restaurants. Easy to walk to many places. We had asked for rooms at the back of the hotel as reviewers had said the road can be noisy at night and am pleased to say... More

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86 reviews 86 reviews
36 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We usually stay here on our London trips, and have seen it change, for the better over the years. The standard has been the same for a few years now, which is good, but some things seem to be slipping a bit. Tablecloths at breakfast were stained, Tea and coffee were some strange tasting brown fluid. and the toast was... More

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Address: 83-95 Southampton Row, London WC1B 4HD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury / Holborn , Camden / Primrose Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Bedford Hotel 3*
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#299 Business Hotel in London
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