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The Grafton Hotel
2.5 out of 5
141 - 143 Midland Road, Bedford, England
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0.35 mi from city center
3.3/5 (19 reviews)

"Nice hotel close to the train station. Very accommodating. Tea and Coffee in the room and also TV monitor with freeview. Comfy beds!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2018

The Grafton Hotel
Snapos Luxury Serviced Apartments Meridian House - Bedford
3.5 out of 5
Flat 15, Meridian House, Kingsway Link, Bedford, England
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0.85 mi from city center
Snapos Luxury Serviced Apartments Meridian House - Bedford
The Bull Hotel
3 out of 5
77 Bedford Road, Barton le Clay, Bedford, England
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The price is $62 per night
11.93 mi from city center
3.3/5 (43 reviews)

"It was ok. Only stayed there because we had a party to attend around the corner. Definitely wouldn’t stay again as was terribly noisy late at night. Luckily we didn’t return till after 11 so only had to endure the noise for a short time. It should either be a pub or hotel? But not both"…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2019

The Bull Hotel
Wisteria Haze
3 out of 5
25 Bedford Road, Cranfield, Bedford, England
The price is $94 per night
6.61 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)

"Great host, felt like home away from home. Gill is very welcoming, the room was absolutely beautiful and very clean. I would highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2020

Wisteria Haze
The Old Mill
3 out of 5
Clifton Road, Newton Blossomville, Bedford, England
The price is $94 per night
7.18 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (95 reviews)

"Chose The Old Mill on a last minute booking as attending conference in Milton Keynes and was cheapest available... what a find! Staff (& locals) very welcoming, especially Kirsty. Didn’t realise it was so rural but very welcome after gruelling drive from Sussex and hectic two days studying. Sat in ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

The Old Mill
Luxury Bedford Riverside Apartment
3 out of 5
Block 3. Flat 24. Merchant Gate, Riverside Square, Bedford, England
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0.63 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Family stay

"Overall very happy."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2019

Luxury Bedford Riverside Apartment
Upper Wood End Farm
3.5 out of 5
Wood End, Bedford, England
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6.32 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)

"Rita is a very welcoming and friendly hostess who has thought of everything. She is very helpful and attentive when you need things and discrete when you do not. The beds are comfortable and the shower is hot. Upper Wood End Farm is a secret idle tucked away but easy to find and a lovely retreat ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

Upper Wood End Farm
Metro Guest House
3 out of 5
1 trevor street, off union street, Bedford, England
The price is $111 per night
0.38 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (23 reviews)
Ground floor ensuite

"The check in was easy. The staff made information available. My room was clean with good charging points and a large tv. The shower and toilet were spotless. The only problem was the heater, it was complex to turn up or regulate. The shower likewise."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Metro Guest House
Flitwick Manor, BW Premier Collection
4 out of 5
Church Road, Flitwik, Bedford, England
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9.73 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (129 reviews)

"Didn’t like the entrance to courtyard rooms from main house especially in bad weather"…"

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Flitwick Manor, BW Premier Collection
The Cottage
3.5 out of 5
Marshwood House Annex, 56a Ravensden Rd, Bedford, England
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3.04 mi from city center
The Cottage
Bedford Swan Hotel
4 out of 5
The Embankment, Bedford, England
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The price is $79 per night
0.76 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (933 reviews)

"Walking distance for everything, food, shops and lovely walks. Room clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Bedford Swan Hotel
The Woodlands Event Centre
3 out of 5
Great North Road, Wyboston, Bedford, England
The price is $66 per night
9.42 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (115 reviews)

"Clean, spacious. Good breakfast. Swimming pool at adjacent Health Club was tiny. More like a bath than a pool."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

The Woodlands Event Centre
The Waterfront Hotel Spa & Golf
4 out of 5
Great North Road, Wyboston, Bedford, England
The price is $75 per night
9.28 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (470 reviews)

"Valentines night away with wife."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

The Waterfront Hotel Spa & Golf
The Willows Training Centre
3 out of 5
Great North Road, Wyboston, Bedford, England
The price is $53 per night
9.13 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (200 reviews)

"It suited my needs just fine - I did let the staff know dusting could be done a bit better"…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

The Willows Training Centre
The Knife and Cleaver
3.5 out of 5
The Grove, Houghton Conquest, Bedford, England
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The price is $70 per night
5.24 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (117 reviews)

"Lovely old pub friendly welcoming staff great food clean comfortable room."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

The Knife and Cleaver
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Visiting Bedford

Travelers to Bedford give high marks for the riverfront and lively bar scene. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its spas and golf courses.

  • There are 54 hotels and other accommodations in Bedford
  • The closest major airport is in London (LTN-Luton), 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Cambridge (CBG), 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Bedford

Attractions like Bedford Autodrome, Wrest Park & Gardens, and Woburn Safari Park are fun for kids of all ages. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the riverfront and such places to visit as Bedford Park and Priory Country Park. Golfing is just one of the top activities, while Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club and Wyboston Lakes Golf Course are sights to visit.

In Bedford, there are 54 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for your holiday getaway. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The Old Piggery Guest Accommodation - With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and comfortable rooms.
  • The Embankment - Our customers like the dining options and bar at this inn. This 4-star inn features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • Hallmark Hotel Flitwick Manor - This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers like its dining options and bar.

Getting Around Bedford

If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Bedford Station, Bedford St Johns Station, or Kempston Hardwick Station. Bedford might not have very many public transit choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Bedford

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 50°F and the nighttime average to be 31°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 68°F during the day and 37°F at night
  • July through September averages 68°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 60°F during the day and 32°F at night
  • About 0.91 inches of rain falls on Bedford each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 67°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 32°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Bedford?
The Waterfront Hotel Spa & Golf is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a golf course. Other top choices based on reviews include Holiday Inn Express Bedford and The Knife and Cleaver.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Bedford, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Bedford.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Bedford?
To find more details about updating your trip to Bedford or cancelling it, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Bedford?
Based on reviews, Holiday Inn Express Bedford is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Mercure Bedford Centre Hotel and Tennyson House Hotel.
What's the best place to stay for families in Bedford?
The Old Piggery Guest Accommodation is a top 3-star B&B on Expedia for families, and features free parking and free breakfast. Other good options for your family trip include Bedford Swan Hotel and The Waterfront Hotel Spa & Golf. Attractions like Woburn Safari Park and Bedford Autodrome are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a couple visiting Bedford?
The Waterfront Hotel Spa & Golf is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features 24-hour room service and a full-service spa. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Bedford Swan Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Bedford?
Flitwick Manor, BW Premier Collection is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a restaurant along with free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices to stay with your pet include Barns Hotel and Bedford Swan Hotel.
What's the best hotel to stay near Woburn Safari Park?
Best Western Moore Place Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Woburn Safari Park. Other good choices within a few miles include Bell Hotel & Inn by Greene King Inns and Longs Inn.
What about the best place to stay near Santa Pod Raceway?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Sharnbrook Hotel, located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Santa Pod Raceway, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Queens Head Htl Milton Ernest by Greene King Inns, located 4.6 mi (7.3 km) away, is another good option for your stay.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Bedford?
Bedford Swan Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your vacation is Flitwick Manor, BW Premier Collection.
What's the best golf hotel in Bedford?
Tree Garth is a B&B featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options if you’d like to stay near a golf course include The Woodlands Event Centre and The Willows Training Centre. You can tee off at Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club or Wyboston Lakes Golf Course while you’re in town.
What are some accommodations with pools in Bedford?
Twinwoods Guestrooms is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, free breakfast, and a restaurant. The Waterfront Hotel Spa & Golf is an additional hotel that features an onsite pool.

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