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4.1 of 5 guest rating
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Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Standard Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds, Non Smoking
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Single Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Junior Suite, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star riverfront hotel near St. Paul's Church

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
24-hour front desk

Location

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.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has 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 onsite.

Room Amenities

All 113 rooms offer WiFi, 24-hour room service, and LCD TVs with digital channels. Hair dryers, safes, and phones are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 25 March 2019 to 31 July 2020 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Select guestrooms

The following facilities are closed until further notice:

  • Swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Spa tub

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. Event facilities measuring 3229 square feet (300 square meters) include conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, coffee/tea in a common area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

Bedford Swan Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Year Built - 1794
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (meters) - 300
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3229
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Banquet hall
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 113
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Bedford Swan Hotel offers 113 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. 40-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. This Bedford hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Heating
  • Digital TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10 AM and on weekends between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

River Room Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.

The Terrace - This restaurant serves lunch, dinner, and light fare.

Sunken Lounge and Bar - This café serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 3:00 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 10.0 per day.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10 per pet, per night
  • 1 per room

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 are 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Union Pay

Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 10.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Bedford Hotel Swan
  • Bedford Swan
  • Bedford Swan Hotel
  • Hotel Swan Bedford
  • Swan Bedford
  • Swan Bedford Hotel
  • Swan Hotel Bedford

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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