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Ledbury
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

As frequent travellers, we have come to expect some hotels in the UK that don't always reach expectations, but the Verve has to be amongst the most awful in the Poor category. Do NOT get a room overlooking Shakespeare road as we did. The noise was dreadful. it was a baking hot august day and if we closed the windows,... More 

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Thank JanLedbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I booked 2 days stay , as I was in the area for a seminar. From arrival to exit the staff went the extra mile to make my stay pleasant! The food was fantastic, and I would return just for the food! Rooms are trendy and quirky. Couldn't fault the hotel or staff on any aspect

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my friend stayed here for 1 night during our holiday in England and we highly recommend it. Our room was spacious and impeccably clean. Aparently the whole place has been refurbished quite recently and it is beautifully decorated. Restaurant was great with excellent food (best rib eye steak i've had in awhile), great cocktails, fast service. The staff... More 

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Thank Ilen_eva
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had a great stay in the Verve hotel.It is a lovely boutique hotel situated very close to train station (about 5-10 mins walk). Hotel is newly refurbished and has clean and modern rooms. Very friendly staff. Tasty breakfast and we have also decided to have dinner in the hotel which was very good (yummy duck!!!).good selection of drinks and... More 

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Thank lilly24x
Torquay, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked the excellent friendly staff. Décor and decoration was modern and stylish. Breakfast was good. Unfortunately, fire regulations regarding hotels seem to have been ignored in both the rooms we stayed in. There was no evacuation plan in the face of a warren like wooden structure. On the reverse side of the room doors was no fire notice and... More 

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Thank bendocjohn
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely presented boutique hotel. Spotlessly clean and rooms were very comfortable. The restaurant is terrific. Great food, although must book as it gets busy! When i'm next back in the area, I will most definitely return.

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Thank Jordan J
Milena H, Manager at Verve Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jordan J, What a great pleasure to read your review and thank you so much for sharing your fabulous feedback with us. We are delighted to have you as our guest and thank you for being such a wonderful ambassador to Verve Hotel. We are so happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at our hotel and... More 

Llandudno, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here as my daughter was competing in an athletics championships. We wanted somewhere quiet so she could get a good nights sleep as unfortunately some of the bigger hotel groups can be quite noisy. The room was small but very clean and nicely presented and we couldn't fault it. It did get quite hot but a fan was... More 

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Thank Michelle O
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly, on the whole, and clean and tidy. The problem is it's trying to be trendy/boutique but with cheap fixtures and fittings. I had a twin room as a double and the bed was very hard (and I like hard beds) and lumpy where the two single joined together very badly. Sound proofing between rooms poor. They clearly care... More 

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Thank Simon L
Milena H, Manager at Verve Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Simon L, Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to provide us with a review following your recent stay at Verve Hotel. Your praise for the team is wonderful to hear and your critique allows us to address issues for improvement. I am very pleased that the staff made you feel welcome and you found our hotel... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

The hotel has been refurbished and although the decor isn't really my style - too black! It has been done to a high standard. The service was great and everyone was helpful and professional. The breakfasts are great. The cleaning service wasn't the best; my pillow covers weren't changed, but not a major issue. The car park is a nightmare... More 

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Thank Gemma C
Bedford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Went for Sunday Dinner. The service was excellent Food was delicious with generous portions. The staff were very Enthusiastic and helpful. The newly refurbished hotel looks fantastic and very inviting.

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Thank sarahberridge2016
Milena H, Manager at Verve Hotel, responded to this review

Dear sarahberridge2016, Thank you very much for your recommendation and for leaving us such an exceptional review - especially one with 5 Stars! We are so so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your afternoon with us at Jax Restaurant & Bar! Thrilled to hear that you loved our delicious food, magical cocktails and were happy with the impeccable... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Verve Hotel

Address: 27 Shakespeare Road, Bedford MK40 2DX, England (Formerly Shakespeare Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
Price Range: $89 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Verve Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Shakespeare Hotel Bedford
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