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Verve Hotel

27 Shakespeare Road, Bedford MK40 2DX, England (Formerly Shakespeare Hotel)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reading, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

We know this place of old - it was formerly the Shakespeare Hotel. Visited early on a Friday evening to sample the newly opened restaurant. Great menu, attentive service, well cooked/presented food and the makings of a great ambience. We were however the only diners in the couple of hours we were here - and one lone drinker using the... More 

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Thank Railwaynomad
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect for a business trip: A quiet location within easy walking distance of the train station, plus recently refurbished throughout, and overwhelmingly hospitable friendly staff. (reviews prior to 2016 must be ignored due to recently completed the refurb)

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

Dear mburak, Please receive an immense thank you from all the Team for giving us 5 Star Review! We are very lucky to have guests as nice as you are, who send us such a wonderful comments. We are so glad that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay with us. Also, delighted that you found our location to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From what I understand, this place has been revamped and relaunched within the last four weeks or so. I stayed for a midweek business trip and was impressed with not only the funky decor (a bit like a Leonardo or other boutique hotel) but also the enthusiasm of the people working there. Especially the guy doing the bar / restaurant.... 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
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • 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 - $160 (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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