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    The Bedford Hotel

    The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8NR, England
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    • Excellent65%
    • Very good27%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “sea view” (60 reviews)
    “sea front” (39 reviews)
    “on arrival” (30 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Pets Allowed
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    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 454 reviews

    Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

    I have spent the last 4 days here and I have been very impressed by every aspect of my stay. Nothing has been too much trouble for the staff. I am disabled and I have received more assistance than from any other hotel I have...More

    Thank Roger S
    Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

    We went to the Bedford for lunch and having first visited/worked there 25 years ago it was nice to see that Colin & Bev Pyne were in good health along with the hotel. We had a great lunch and were well looked after by the...More

    Thank Roger R
    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    This hotel totally lived up to our expectations. Our room was very clean and comfortable and had a sea view. There was plenty of hot water and the shower worked well. Drinks and biscuits were provided in our room, but we could also have free...More

    Thank patsyanne2014
    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    Once again the warmest welcome from Debbie and staff. Room spotless with fantastic views. Couldn't possibly fault the food or service. Thank you all for another enjoyable stay. It's why we have been returning - rumour has it our group will return twice next year...More

    Thank jayneiles
    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    Had a room with a fab view - over looked the esplanade. The ensuite was spacious and water temp for shower was wonderful (easy to adjust!!) Staff very friendly and accommodating. Breakfast was delicious and plentiful - had full english. Would stay there again. Only...More

    Thank Janet H
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • USD 157 - USD 212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Sidmouth
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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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    JohnBass589
    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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    "Front rooms have the view and the sun . Went for a 2nd floor room as quieter."
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    "Sea view is nice"
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