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Tennyson House Hotel

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Overview
36 Shakespeare Road, Bedford MK40 2ED England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews booked a single room friendly member of staff thin walls dressing table car park town centre would stay again stayed here for nights perfect location on arrival one night comfy bed cereal breakfast facilities sink tv
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Reviewed 3 days ago

"You get what you pay for" people say, and I never listen. I stay in Bedford once a week. It took many hotels to be booked up and a few at exorbitant prices for me to book Tennyson House hotel from Wednesday to Friday this...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Stuart L
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Clean, warm, comfy bed, but loud banging from pipes when water turned on and thin walls. Good internet,TV dated and small.Good breakfast. convenient for central Bedford with off road parking. A warm welcome and pleasant staff

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 525geoffb
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Arrival was easy, roomy parking to rear of the property. Main doors were locked and no answer to the door bell but a quick call to the hotel from outside had an extremely nice and friendly member of staff opening the door and showing me...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Faugh
Reviewed September 3, 2018

On arrival I parked my car, the car park is nice and spacious. I rang the bell and the door was answered promptly. I had booked a single room but was told they had to give me a double room, no extra charge, I wasn't...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank doodah1977
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 3pm very sunny day, easy to find and park. Old Victorian type property, met at reception by friendly staff member, shown to our room No1, ground floor front. Bay window, double bed, TV, dressing table, seat, hanging for clothes and draws a section...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank linedancer111_11
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
$57 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
$57 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
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"Our room, number 3, was ground floor - so no stairs to climb - en suite and with a view of the garden at..."
Cwmgwrachboy
May 7, 2018
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"Can't complain no A/C as I arrived on the hot summer day, opened the window to cool down."
773heleny
Aug 7, 2017
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"We had room 1, a double in the front of the hotel on the ground floor, so lots of traffic noise!"
175maxinec
Aug 1, 2017
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"Not on the ground floor"
156basiar
May 24, 2017
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