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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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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 nights as part of the Christmas break. Really warm welcome on arrival and it was clear that excellent customer service is an ethos which is embraced by all members of staff. Had a superb sea view. Food was good. Clearly a popular hotel with the locals which is always a good sign. Dog friendly. Internet connection... More 

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cornwall england
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14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (8 )of us have just arrived back from another great 2 day New years Eve stay ..This Hotel is so friendly and clean ..... Bedrooms with such comfy beds and and a good standard of decor The decor is impeccable throughout the whole of the Hotel... ..plus sea views from the Hotel ....magic !!! It has great food served... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed just one night passing through but now want to return to stay here. Everything from the first greeting to the goodbye was a joy as the staff could not do enough for us, making the stay special. Our sea-facing balcony room was large and beautifully decorated. The ensuite sparkled and had a good shower. The food in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights between Christmas and New Year. Lovely hotel, friendly staff, beautiful room with balcony overlooking the sea. Food was excellent and atmosphere relaxed and friendly. We would certainly stay again and recommend to friends - thank you !

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11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent three days at the Bedford Hotel during Chrustmas and New Year (Twixtmas). It was wonderful. Super, friendly staff for whom nothing seemed to be too much trouble. The room had beautiful sea views, was well equipped and decorated. The food was delicious too. Superb value for money. The resident's lounge is a delight. Cosy, beautifully decorated like a... More 

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New Forest, England
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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a Twixtmas break at the Bedford hotel after a disappointing stay on the Isle of Wight last year. Wow where we delighted. Debbie, reception, greeted me by Christian name when we arrived ( that never happened in 10 years of the IOW hotel) The room was spacious and spotless and had a sublime view of the beach. Food... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a joy to know that a family run hotel can be so friendly and caring. Nothing being too much trouble and welcomed visitors with open arms. Our parents were overwhelmed with help, support and kindness. Help at every turn from the moment they arrived to helping pack the car at the end was second to none. The food, well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

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 December 21, 2014

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 December 20, 2014

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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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:
#3 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
#5 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth

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