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Verve Hotel

27 Shakespeare Road, Bedford MK40 2DX, England (Formerly Shakespeare Hotel)
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  • Bedford Park
    1.4 km
  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Parking
Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovely Hotel
Stayed for one night 14th Jan visiting friends, I have to say we... more
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Thame, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for one night 14th Jan visiting friends, I have to say we were very impressed with the Verve! The hotel has recently been refurbished and is very comfortable and the lady on reception was very helpful. Definitely recommend this hotel.

2Thank Malcyq54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Very comfortable room, nice to be able to open windows and turn off radiators to suit us, most hotels are far too warm and have no access to fresh air...Very friendly staff, anything you need no problem, and breakfast well worth the money. Thank you

2Thank afgtr
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was so impressed with this hotel. For the price I paid, I expected the same standard of services in a Travelodge - basic needs provided for. But that wasn't the case at all: WALKING IN Lovely decorations, vibe and atmosphere CUSTOMER SERVICE Each staff member was consistent, went the extra mile and was kind, courteous. Example - didn't fancy...

1Thank kirangkaur
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a Christmas party here last weekend and it was wonderful. Hotel looks incredible and function room was beautifully decorated , very festive. The Christmas meal was delicious . We had cocktails pre-ordered and the bar staff were amazing, really enjoyed our Jaxtini's !! Staff are very attentive and helpful . Will definitely be booking for next year.

1Thank dandanturner
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very clean and the staff are great but! Don't expect to get away early in the morning as a possibility your car is blocked in or the breakfast is a lot later than 0700. We even pre ordered the night before for 0700 but it did not arrive till 0730. The evening meal is nice but far...

1Thank tiptop001
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Very very disappointed not at all what I expected ... very expensive with no inclusion of breakfast, poor service, small rooms, no words to describe catering debacle and far too many other faux pars to list!

2Thank harripiptravel
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Christmas dinner arrived at 11 pm and was cold raw and completely inedible. Service was so bad that guests were going into the kitchen to help speed up service. No management were to be found. Some guests even had order a take away to be delivered in order to eat. Despite requesting a room far from the disco and being...

Thank Travelsas101
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Enjoyed a one night stay at the Verve Hotel, the rooms are smart, comfortable, and spacious with everything you could possibly want in them. The breakfast area and lounge area is very smart in decor and the breakfast was first class. My only disappointment was that my partner travels with her own pillow which unfortunately was left behind, having contacted...

Thank SteveMacfromBoscombe
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We booked a table for fourteen to celebrate a 60th birthday.The waiter lacked knowledge of the menu and drinks they served.The starters took an hour to arrive,we had to ask for the table to be cleared.After ordering mains we were then informed there was no gammon so had to re order three of the mains.Very poor service considering there were...

1Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Nice old building, the rooms are clean and modern. Ace service from well mannered and helpful staff. Food was fresh, tasty and well presented. Would recommend to friends and relatives and will be returning again.

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

Dear Ted E, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an amazing review! I am so thrilled to read your comments about our delicious food, and that you found our Hotel to be so beautiful and of a high standard. I am very lucky to work with such a fantastic team and delighted to know that...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Verve Hotel

Address: 27 Shakespeare Road, Bedford MK40 2DX, England (Formerly Shakespeare Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
Price Range: $94 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Verve Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“Try to book rooms in the back of hotel away from the almost constant traffic noise, as its located on one of the busiest roads of Bedford”
 of 5 bubbles georges1961, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“My single room was perfect for me (on a budget)”
 of 5 bubbles DumDumBoy, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Apparently Room 23 is designed for disabled people it you can get to it with a wheelchair. Did not see it! No lift”
 of 5 bubbles JanetG_11, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Do Not get a room at the front of the building - the traffic is loud and nvwer stops.”
  • Black walls and a huge picture in our awful room
 of 5 bubbles JanLedbury, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 870michelleo, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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