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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Enjoyed a Saturday night stay at the hotel and found it to be very good. A large clean bedroom made for a relaxing break. Plenty of free parking and the staff were friendly. The bar area was a bit on the small side, but we still had a nice time.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I wanted a venue for a birthday party for 60 - 80 guests, somewhere with parking, where people could stay overnight if they wished (some guests were coming from quite a way away), somewhere with good food and that had the WOW factor. The Barns ticked all my boxes. From the first time I met with Alex the Events co-ordinator...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Brilliant place to stay, all the staff are helpful and friendly excellent menu for evening meal and breakfast includes vegetarian options, rooms are cosy and quiet and free wifi secure parking too! lovely view of the river and boats.

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1Thank Jeffrey S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

lovely hotel, room had everything you would need and was clean. We stayed for the Valentines Dinner so our room had rose petals scattered on our bed and a fresh bouquet of flowers it was so wonderful. The food was really nice. Kay was such a great host she made our evening and was full of smiles at breakfast too!...

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1Thank jennifermG8286HK
london, england
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us arrived on a cold February day for a birthday afternoon tea and we were treated like queens. Kay was a fantastic hostess and bought out endless pots of tea of any variety, generously loaded finger sandwiches, warm scones with gallons of clotted cream and a huge selection of teeny cakes and pastries. You knew it was a...

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1Thank katsypie
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing staff couldn't do enough to help on the day in organising the baby shower held at The Barns Hotel (Bedford). A fantastic team, thank you Kay for all your help in making the event go very smoothly! And not forgetting the most amazing afternoon tea would so recommend to anyone to try. A great success!

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1Thank manjitloi
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second stay at this hotel. I have asked Kay if I can have soft egg on a toast with avocado - 5 min later I had it on my table. My complements to the chef too. Staff are welcoming and hospitable.

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2Thank Gladwell3
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food very good service excellant staff and managment very helpfull and welcome on arrival all round very enjoyable lunch with family thank you resturant view over looking BEDFORDS lovely GREAT RIVER OUSE plent off parking space

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3Thank trevor b
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As we were using this lovely place as basically a crash pad I was presently surprised good beds basic tv sound proofing could be better. But one thing I was amazed by was in all the years of working away this is the fist time I have ever been able you have smocked streaky bacon as standard. ,well do barns...

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2Thank jit260
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here Xmas 2016, 5 of us in our group. We booked the residential xmas package and was certainly not disappointed. Having visited only once before for my birthday for a cream tea we knew the hotel was a lovely place but had not seen the rooms or facilities. In short this place is a gem. The hotel is...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barns Hotel is situated in a beautiful riverside location, within three and a half acres of landscaped gardens, yet it is just 10 miles from the M1 and 8 miles from A1. The tranquil setting offers Bedford accommodation with views of the great River Great Ouse and the local country park and wonderful grounds in which to stroll and relax. Come and join us for a beautiful and relaxing stay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Barns Hotel

Address: Cardington Road, Bedford MK44 3SA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
Price Range: $120 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Barns Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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#1 Business Hotel in Bedford
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bedford
#6 Family Hotel in Bedford
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