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Overview of The Embankment

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Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

The Embankment

4 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSt. Paul's Church7 min walk
    Popular LocationPriory Country Park4 min drive
    Popular LocationBedford Park7 min drive
    AirportLondon (LTN-Luton)39 min drive

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Double Room

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Premium Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Large Single Sofa Bed

Twin Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 10 King Beds

Family Double Room, 1 Double Bed with Sofa bed

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

About this area

Bedford

The Embankment is located in Bedford. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Marston Vale Millennium Country Park and Chiltern Hills, while Woburn Abbey and Shuttleworth Collection are cultural highlights. Woburn Safari Park and Wrest Park & Gardens are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St. Paul's Church - 7 min walk
  • Priory Country Park - 4 min drive
  • Bedford Park - 7 min drive
  • Marston Vale Millennium Country Park - 11 min drive
  • Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • Bedford St Johns Station - 14 min walk
  • London (LTN-Luton) - 40 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Three Cups - 4 min walk
  • The Cappuccino Bar - 4 min walk
  • The Castle - 5 min walk
  • Radhuni - 5 min walk
  • Pizzeria Santaniello - 5 min walk

About this property

The Embankment

4-star inn with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a meeting room are available at this smoke-free inn. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include premium bedding and coffee makers.
The Embankment offers 19 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation includes desks. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. This Bedford inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11:30 AM: GBP 10 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room

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.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board

Similar properties

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 11:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 17 December 2020 to 16 May 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10 per pet, per night
Dogs only
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; 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 English breakfast: GBP 10 per person (approximately)
  • 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Embankment Hotel Bedford
Embankment Hotel
Embankment Bedford
Embankment Inn Bedford
Embankment Inn
The Embankment Inn
The Embankment Bedford
The Embankment Inn Bedford

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Embankment and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Embankment offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Embankment cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Embankment?
As of 21 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Embankment on 18 May 2021 start from £76, 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 The Embankment pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of GBP 10 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at The Embankment?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Embankment?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 11:30 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Embankment?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Embankment located?
Situated in Bedford, this inn is within 1 mile (2 km) of St. Paul's Church, Priory Country Park and Bedford Park. Marston Vale Millennium Country Park and Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club are also within 9 miles (15 km). Bedford St Johns Station is 14 minutes by foot and Bedford Station is 21 minutes.

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 78 out of 124 reviews
5 - Excellent 63%
Rating 4 - Good. 35 out of 124 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 8 out of 124 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 124 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 124 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
COVID Swan
First stay under Covid. The Swan made things as normal as they could. Reduced capacity in the restaurant meant delays, but nothing excessive
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Location great facing onto the river. Food excellent quality and the decor and furnishings are gorgeous.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great few days!
Excellent. Good wifi, great setting, great food, good beer. Will have no hesitation to stay again.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and friendly. I'd be happy to stay there again.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

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