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In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
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In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

Guest reviews

4.1 out of 5 Very good
935 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationSt. Paul's Church2 min walk
Popular LocationBedford Park17 min walk
Popular LocationPriory Country Park5 min drive
AirportLondon (LTN-Luton)40 min drive

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  • Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

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  • Classic Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

    4.4/5 guest room rating

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  • Classic Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

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  • Junior Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

    4.4/5 guest room rating

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  • Classic Double King Bed, No Smoking

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  • Classic Single Room, 1 Single Bed, Non Smoking

    4.1/5 guest room rating

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  • Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

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About this area

Bedford

Located in Bedford, Bedford Swan Hotel is in the city centre and on a river. St. Paul's Church and Shortmead House are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Priory Country Park and Bedford Park. Bedford Autodrome and Woburn Safari Park are not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St. Paul's Church - 2 min walk
  • Bedford Park - 17 min walk
  • Priory Country Park - 5 min drive
  • Marston Vale Millennium Country Park - 11 min drive
  • Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • Bedford St Johns Station - 9 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LTN-Luton) - 40 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pen & Cob — 1 min walk
  • The Terrace — 1 min walk
  • Eatalia - 4 min walk
  • Frescoes - 4 min walk
  • The Kings Arms - 4 min walk

About this property

Bedford Swan Hotel

4-star Riverside hotel near St. Paul's Church
This hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, 24-hour room service and conference space are on-site. All 113 individually decorated rooms feature WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with digital channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Bedford Swan Hotel offers 113 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 40-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels.

This Bedford hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (GBP 1 per stay)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: GBP 5 per night
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 10.00 for adults and GBP 7.95 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Mini-fridge

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (3229 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Mini fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and anytime
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats only
1 per room
Pets cannot be left unattended
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 10.00 for adults and GBP 7.95 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 1 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 5 per night
  • Pet fee: GBP 10 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Bedford Hotel Swan
Bedford Swan
Bedford Swan Hotel
Hotel Swan Bedford
Swan Bedford
Swan Bedford Hotel
Swan Hotel Bedford
Bedford Swan Hotel Hotel
Bedford Swan Hotel Bedford
Bedford Swan Hotel Hotel Bedford

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Bedford Swan Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Bedford Swan Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Bedford Swan Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Bedford Swan Hotel?
As of 23 Oct 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Bedford Swan Hotel on 25 Oct 2020 start from £74, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Bedford Swan Hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows cats and dogs (limit 1 per room). There's a fee of GBP 10 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Bedford Swan Hotel?
Self-parking is available for GBP 5 per night. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Bedford Swan Hotel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to anytime.
What time is check-out at Bedford Swan Hotel?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Bedford Swan Hotel located?
Located in the heart of Bedford, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Paul's Church and Bedford Park. Priory Country Park and Shuttleworth Collection are also within 9 mi (15 km). Bedford St Johns Station is 9 minutes by foot and Bedford Station is 15 minutes.
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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All excellent but we found the contactless check in tedious. Much prefer being welcomed by a person. In fact a member of staff did need to help us and several others so maybe the machines are not such a good idea.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Walking distance for everything, food, shops and lovely walks. Room clean and comfortable
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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Location was excellent, staff were brilliant, friendly and helpful. Shame the spa wasn't up and running
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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