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The Bedford Hotel

3.0 of 5 Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8NR, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just a few minutes from the shops, I booked in as I was staying in Sidmouth to see family just before Christmas and this hotel was perfectly situated for that as well as some last minute festive shopping. Can't wait to come back in the summer and see the seafront in all its glory.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent welcome with very attentive staff throughout our 3 night stay. Excellent breakfast with very prompt service. Did not stay for dinner as we had relatives living just up the road. Room was sufficiently spacious. Plenty of hot water, clean etc Thoroughly recommend and will go back next time we are down there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very welcoming and nothing too much trouble. I got a lovely room with sea view and room very well appointed. Breakfast fantastic, everything made to order. Only drawback was seated at the back of the room. It appears the best seats (sea front) go to those on full board! Nice bar and very good restaurant.

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Tisbury, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we have had the best weekend ever from the minute we arrived we were met with a huge smile we booked in within minutes we were shown our room a huge room with a side sea view we had a lovely bathroom warm towles the bedding was so nice fresh and clean tea and coffee to my husbands delight our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful time at the Bedford Hotel....it felt extremely homely, the staff were very warm and welcoming...nothing was too much trouble. The food excellent, the room lovely and they made our dog very welcome. Will definately like to go again. And also very good value for money.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed one night. Old worldie and unpretentious. A welcome cup of tea/coffee and biscuits upon arrival. Nice, bright, clean room with partial sea view. (I think we were upgraded.) Well supplied with electric kettle, selection of teas, coffees, hot chocolate, and biscuits. Staff friendly, helpful, and courteous. Evening menu respectable. Breakfast substantial with plenty of choices.... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the hotel for one night, which is a great thing to find nowadays when most hotels/ B&Bs insist on two nights at the weekend. The lack of free parking is a disappointment, although there is a pay carpark is just across the road. The lady on reception when we arrived was lovely, and the welcome coffee and biscuits... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just had a long weekend. Very impressed by the hotel. The staff were without exception very friendly and helpful. It's an old building so has character but I like the more modern decor in the bedroom. Shower room was functional. I managed to get free parking in the little square at the back, due to great helpfulness from the receptionist,... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

With a warm welcome, friendly and helpful staff and excellent food the Bedford is good choice for a winter break by the sea. Rooms are nicely decorated and well furnished, very comfy beds! Plenty of walks nearby, good shopping and wide choice of places to eat make Sidmouth well worth a visit. A couple of points about the hotel though,... More 

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We stayed at the Bedford for two nights at the end of October. From the time we stepped inside the hotel door we felt at home. The staff were all wonderful and nothing was too much trouble. We enjoyed the walks along the esplanade and even walked to Ladram Bay which was very scenic. Now we have found this hotel... More 

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Address: Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8NR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bedford Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
The Bedford Hotel Sidmouth, Devon
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
#5 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth

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