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    Bedford Swan Hotel

    The Embankment, Bedford MK40 1RW, England
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Restless night with a one year old. Put in a room overlooking the driveway where the catering staff etc wheeled various carts making noise throughout the night, room was very poor, could do with an entire refit. Imo if you stay here you’re paying to...More

    Thank Smokey J
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Hotel does have a certain grandeur but it is very very tired and dated. Needs much doing to the decor and carpets. Wedding reception on which used up the parking. Hotel expected us to park half a mile away and walk back to the hotel....More

    Thank mikenorv7
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Perfect and romantic weekend away. Abit pricey but worth it! Great breakfast, spotless room.. and the spa jacuzzi and pool was very relaxing. Had a spa treatment as a couple, very friendly ladies, it was the best massage ive ever had! Will definetly be returning!

    Thank Carrie M
    Response from Malcolm W, General Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your lovely review following your visit. I am pleased to see you were able to relax and we look forward to seeing you again very soon.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband, father, Sister and myself stayed at this hotel for 3 nights for my brother, Graeme's wedding. We had a fantastic time and everyone from the hotel were very friendly, courteous and couldn't do enough for us. We started with a meal on Thursday...More

    Thank Angela H
    Response from Malcolm W, General Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your nice comments following a visit. I am very pleased to see you were well looked after ad enjoyed the food and service. Adam will be thrilled to see your comments so thank you for mentioning him by name! - please do...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We booked the bridal suite for a special occasion and as expected the room was beautiful as was the rest of the hotel. However, when we walked into the room there was an extremely strong smell of cigarette smoke which was really overpowering. The hotel...More

    Thank 233mabbott
    Response from Malcolm W, General Manager at Bedford Swan HotelResponded 5 days ago

    I refer to your review which I have read with concern, I am very sorry to hear of the condition of your bedroom, and regardless of what may or may not have happen previously this is simply unacceptable. Please be assured I will address this...More

    • Top amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
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    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Price range
    • $90 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Bedford
    • #4 Business Hotel in Bedford
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 113
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    May 12, 2017|
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    Response from Officerincharge | Reviewed this property |
    That's a shame. Read all of the reviews and then judge. There are some individuals out there who have no idea how to treat hotel staff and expect Ritz service for McDonald's prices. These are the reviewers who only make... More
    May 4, 2017|
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    Response from Nigel W | Reviewed this property |
    No smoking inside the hotel.
    Derek G
    February 4, 2017|
    Response from Lizz R | Reviewed this property |
    There is a car park. £5 for an overnight stay if you're a guest.
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    "Only there for the carvery lunch for 4 people."
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    "Don't go for suites on the top floor - Poor windows, very loud traffic right out side."
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    "Ask for a river view and you will not be disappoonted."
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    "Third floor is best for extra peace & quite"
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