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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel with excellent service but their policy on cancellations is ridiculous. We again booked a night this year but 5 weeks before staying we had to cancel, something we have never done before. We knew the policy of no deposit refund which compares most unfavourably with all other places we have stayed and as we knew they would re... More 

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A very friendly hotel, staff very helpful when I arrived and throughout my stay. The rooms are very clean. Breakfast and evening meal excellent , good quality , served hot . I will return for another fantastic holiday. It's a little bit of heaven here!

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Hersham
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ideally situated by the beach in Sidmouth. Food very good. Try the hotel restaurant The Pyne for excellent food and wine. The calamari starter is wonderful. Limited free parking for 6 cars at the back. Congratulations to all the staff for their welcome and hard work.

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Thank Simmo4Hersham
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived here our first time in Devon.we were met with a warm welcome. Our room was sea viewing quite small but immaculately clean,all you could want. Although we opted for b&b, we ended up having most of our meals here as the food and service was so superior to some of the other places. This hotel is a fabulous... More 

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Alcester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time. Friendly hotel. Good breakfast. Rooms excellent. All staff were friendly and helpful. The rooms, especially the one with a balcony were excellent. Beautiful sea views and close to pubs and restaurants. Be prepared to pay £6 overnight parking at car park over the road but minor quibble. Recommended.

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Stockton on Tees
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, comfortable, entertaining. We had a nice stay here. The rooms were clean and tidy, the breakfast was eatable and it served good beer. What's not to like! Recommended if you are in town. Can get a little noisy during FolkWeek but this adds to the atmosphere of the week.

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Thank Mthughes1
Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

the hotel staff can not do enough for you they even took our suit cases up to our room all the staff are great and very friendly we had room 30 which is at the side of the building with a balcony from here we had a great view of the sea and cliffs

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Thank Jeff451
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Bedford hotel for 5 nights. First impressions was that the reception area was rather dowdy and dull and not particularly inviting as we entered the hotel. However we did manage to get a room with panoramic views overlooking the jurassic coastline. The room had a balcony with 2 nice chairs although I didn't feel comfortable or... More 

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

We are are a voluntary group who run a club on a Tuesday- feeding and looking after a few elderly locals. We took a trip down to Sidmouth for coffee and lunch at The Bedford. From beginning to end the service was excellent - friendly, without being overpowering. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. Thank you and hope to... More 

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Room (17) was very clean with comfortable bed and ample storage. Bathroom was obviously quite new and again very clean, unfortunately it is very small with a large very hot towel rail from which i suffered a nasty burn on my hip. The television is also much too small for the size of the room. Parking a big issue

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Grade II* listed building The Bedford Hotel is a 3*** hotel run by the Pyne Family. Located at the heart of Sidmouth seafront means many rooms boast breathtaking views of Lyme Bay. All rooms are individually furnished, have flat screen televisions and en suite facilities. There is lift access to both floors. The hotel also has comfortable lounges and offers a wide selection of good food and wine in a choice of attractive surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bedford Hotel

Address: The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8NR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range: $139 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bedford Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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The Bedford Hotel Sidmouth, Devon
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth
#4 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
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