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The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8NR England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Accessible rooms
3 Star accommodation
Rooms
4 Nov.5 Nov.
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All reviews sea view sea front dog friendly hotel on arrival private car park double aspect coach trip lovely hotel reception staff single room weekend break biscuits my mother walk in shower great position dining room lovely room
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had an excellent 5 day holiday travelling with Bensons Travel. One if the best single rooms I have stayed in (Room 15) with a seaview. It also had a beautifully decorated shower room. The staff were extremely efficient & friendly. The choice of food &...More

Thank IreneBo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed 4 nights here in room 19, a spacious twin room with side sea view. Room very nicely decorated and very well maintained, as was all of the hotel. Even a tea pot provided in the bedroom! Quality curtains and bedding. Our included breakfasts and...More

Thank jeansC7690JR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took my mother in law to The Bedford Hotel this July for the second time. As on th eprevious visit 2 years ago the staff were very caring and attentive. My mother in law has mobility issues but all the staff were so kind...More

Thank A7012MBanthonyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best feature of this hotel is the staff that run it. They aim to please and this comes across in the dining room and reception. We had a sea view twin room with wonderful views, comfy beds with table and easy chairs. Shower room...More

Thank 2077richard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying nearby as an overnight stay. This hotel looked inviting I enjoyed my meal and the service was excellent. Unfortunately I was ill many times during the night but I will never know if I had a bug or if the meal upset...More

Thank Kathleen W
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About
Description
A Grade II* listed building The Bedford Hotel is a 3*** hotel run by the Pyne Family. Located at the heart of Sidmouth seafront means many rooms boast breathtaking views of Lyme Bay. All rooms are More individually furnished, have flat screen televisions and en suite facilities. There is lift access to both floors. The hotel also has comfortable lounges and offers a wide selection of good food and wine in a choice of attractive surroundings. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
USD 154 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
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Pool & Beach (4)
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Questions & Answers
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Casmana_UK
22 January 2018|
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Response from Jim G | Reviewed this property |
There were only two of us and vegetables came in a small serving dish from which we helped ourselves. I don't know what would happen if there was a much bigger party, eg a table of 8. I guess it would depend on what menu... More
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Casmana_UK
9 July 2017|
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Response from jospaige | Reviewed this property |
I only saw the sea fronting single room which was quite small and had a shower. It did have a lovely balcony overlooking the sea. The bed was probably not a full sized single.
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john b
30 November 2016|
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Response from BedfordHotelSidmouth | Property representative |
Dear John Thank you for your email. Yes, upgrading to a sea view or partial sea view is possible but this does depend on availability. The best thing to do would be to contact the coach company directly and put in a request... More
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"Side sea view room had lovely views."
jeansC7690JR
1 week ago
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"Room 18,1st floor. Large walk in shower, double bed, good size room. Superb sea views from balcony with..."
H492LMadrianr
11 Aug. 2018
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"All 5 stars"
358kathrynp
12 Jul. 2018
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"Seafront room with a balcony"
lovetotravel1704
30 Jun. 2018
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