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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful location for a wedding. Staff from arrival to departure were helpful and friendly,nothing was to much trouble.Wedding breakfast was served hot,food was lovely from starter to desert.Evening reception was great,good music and lots of dancing.Rooms were comfortable,clean.Breakfast was good with lots of variety of food. Thanks To All Staff !

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Vonyarcvashegy, Hungary
Reviewed 1 week ago

a group of family and friends stayed at the barns for my husbands 70th birthday and we had a dinner/dance for 43 people on the night of the 2nd january.The staff could not have been more helpful and the night was a great success.The food was very good as was the breakfasts,the rooms where comfortable and very clean and the...

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time share your wonderful review, I am delighted that you joined The Barns Hotel to celebrate such a special occasion and had such a fantastic experience. I will share all your feedback with our team and look forward to welcoming you all again in the future. Kind regards, Richard Kidner...

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful hotel for a wedding. However, I stayed with my two children in one room, there were only towels and toiletries for two of us which were not replenished. A z-bed was put up in the room for my son which kept collapsing through the night and so he ended up sleeping on the floor (it was...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly I would like to thank everybody at The Barns Hotel who made our day a truly perfect one. I would like to take the time to say a special thank you to Ben & Mags who helped manage the whole day and made sure that everything ran as smoothly as possible by managing and coordinating the whole day in...

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr and Mrs Cooks, Firstly I would like to congratulate you again on your recent wedding, I am delighted that you joined the Barns Hotel to celebrate such a special occasion and have been left with unforgettable memories. I am thrilled that you took time to leave this fabulous review and will share all your kind words with our...

Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for two nights with my dog, as a wedding guest. Hotel staff very good, no problem with my dog, no list of do's and don'ts. Spacious bedroom, and very relaxed atmosphere. The wedding was lovely, good food and happy occasion. A good experience, despite the cold, frosty weather outside. Many thanks.

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent review, I am delighted that you joined the Barns Hotel to celebrate such a special occasion and had a memorable experience. At the Barns Hotel we aim to ensure all our guests feel welcome and relaxed and I am delighted that we delivered on this occasion. I look forward to...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous setting & delicious food that is to die for! Staff are so lovely friendly smart and attentive. We have had this consistent service every time we visit. We are so happy with this place we are marrying here in 2018! Keep up the good work barns x

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review, I am delighted to read that the Barns Hotel is a special place for you and your fiancé. I look forward to welcoming you both to create and celebrate more unforgettable moments on your wedding day in 2018. Kind regards, Richard Kidner General Manager

UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself & my husband had our wedding here on the 4th December and it was definitely the best day of our lives. All our guests loved the venue and expressed what a wonderful winter wedding it was. The Barns played a huge role in this, the venue was just perfect, the customer service of all the staff was outstanding from...

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Firstly I would like to take the time to congratulate you and your husband again on your recent wedding at The Barns Hotel. I am thrilled that you had a fabulous day filled with unforgettable memories. Our team were dedicated to ensuring that you had the day of your dreams and I am thrilled that we delivered, I will share...

Sherborne
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent New Year's Eve at The Barns Hotel on a package which included a standard room, breakfast and dinner. The room was good and comfortable. The evening kicked off with free flowing prosecco and moved on to a 4 course dinner. Food was very good, especially the beef wellington and the service was outstanding. Similar comments applied to breakfast....

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, I am delighted that you joined the Barns Hotel to celebrate the New Year and had a fantastic evening of fabulous food, fine wine and sublime service. I look forward to welcoming you again next year for the celebrations. Kind regards, Richard Kidner General Manager

herts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent Christmas at the Barns as part of a festive package. The moment we stepped into reception we were treated to a glass of bubbly and then found mince pies and macarrons in our room. Plus loved the gingerbread house of the hotel - very special touch All staff were so friendly and welcoming and went out of their way...

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BarnsHotel, General Manager at The Barns Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent review, I am delighted that you joined the Barns Hotel over Christmas and had such a fabulous experience. I would be thrilled to welcome you again in the future to enjoy a break at our riverside retreat. Kind regards, Richard Kidner General Manager

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying for two nights in a standard room which was spacious enough,everything was good but bathroom - a shower head is attached to the sealing and hot/ cold water mixer doesn't mix water. The only way to rinse out shampoo is if you are standing directly under shower head by the sealing. We had an evening meal in...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • 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: $123 - $175 (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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“Room 9 , is ground floor .”
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“Check the bathroom (shower, mixer),our room on the ground floor was dark, poor lighting .”
 of 5 bubbles BBP69, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the river have wonderful views”
 of 5 bubbles njorogekibatia, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
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