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Tennyson House Hotel

36 Shakespeare Road, Bedford MK40 2ED, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I am a performer and often travel across the UK. It was my first time staying in Bedford and therefore didn't know my way around. As soon as I arrived at the guest house the staff were extremely helpful. They gave me a map and explained how to get to my performance venue as well as how to find local... More 

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Burley in Wharfedale, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Stayed one night. Good value for the tariff rate. You get a good sized room, en-suite, free wi-fi, and breakfast. Not too far from the train station, a little further to the town centre. Friendly an helpful owners / staff. A little rough around the edges on the decor, but for the rate you can not expect perfection.

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Amesbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

The hotel has free Wifi & a free car park although the car park got quite full with vans. The rooms could do with refreshing and the ensuite facilities are rather basic but it was good value for money. The breakfast was good, being served fresh but it would help if it was served on warm plates as it wasnt... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We booked the Tennyson for family who were staying over after a wedding at the beginning of the month. Everyone was really pleased, the rooms were clean & the staff were really helpful & friendly. The newly wed couple also stayed & their room was made extra special for them at no extra cost. We all met there for breakfast... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The staff cannot be more friendly and helpful at this small hotel . Breakfast had to ordered when we arrived, which was strange, but it was freshly cooked and of a perfectly acceptable standard. The room was a bit tired, The en-suite shower is very small and potentially dangerous as it is very easy to knock the shower heat control,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I stayed at Tennyson House Hotel for 4 days in mid-August. This is an ideal location for a frugal south-asian. The staff is friendly and are willing to go an extra mile to take care of their customers. Rooms amenities are sufficient but its location is a bit far from all the public transit hubs. However, if you are driving... More 

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Manchester
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Warmly greeted upon arrival and doors and area described to us. Shown to our room - room one on the ground floor at the front. Not ideal as noisy due to road and people coming and going but we werent in the room long. En Suite - adequete in what it provided but sliding door came away from runner and... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I had to be in Bedford for one night and stayed at the Tennyson House Hotel. The hotel is very clean although in need of some tlc in places which should not put you off staying here. I stayed in room 1 on the ground floor which is next to the front door so did have some noise from people... More 

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel whilst attending an athletics event at the near by stadium. Customer service here is excellent, so is the breakfast. We stayed in a family room. Beds were comfortable and nicely made, nice clean towels. The en suite was obviously an addition to a large room but was clean. Close to the town centre. Will definitely be... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

My sister booked the room for both of us so I wasn't sure what I was going to find but was pleasantly surprised. There was a secured car park, the room and bathroom were clean and well presented. The customer service was the best I've received in a long time. My sister and I stayed at various hotels in different... More 

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