The Shakespeare Hotel


27 Shakespeare Road, ,, Bedford, MK40 2DX

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**Book Online - Best Price Guarantee** The Shakespeare Hotel, Bar and Restaurant is an independently owned hotel with 23 ensuite rooms, offering a delightful blend of style and comfort complemented by friendly staff – each new guest is invited to receive an introductory drink at the bar. Free parking is available. Enjoy a meal on-site at Romeo's Brasserie, which is also open to non-residents.

The air conditioned restaurant is linked to the hotel’s lounge bar and onto the terrace, where guests can enjoy a relaxing drink. We are a 5 minute walk from the station and a 10 minute walk from Bedford town centre with its variety of shops, pubs, clubs, restaurants, a first class swimming pool and gym. The town also boasts the beautiful riverside gardens of The Great River Ouse along with Bedford Park and its beautiful walks. There are also various places if interest relating to the life and works of John Bunyan. Nearby are also many places of interest including Bodyflight, Woburn Abbey and Game Reserve, Kimbolton Castle, the Shuttleworth Veteran and Duxford Aircraft collections. Also within comfortable driving distance are Silverstone, Cambridge, Milton Keynes & Northampton.

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Showing Saturday 10 October 2015 to Sunday 11 October 2015

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Hotel services
24 Hour Reception , Limited Hours Room Service , Laundry/Valet Service , Wake Up Call Available
Wedding Licence , Porter
Car parking available onsite , Airport Shuttle , Car Parking Available Offsite
Meeting Facilities , Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
Restaurant , Bar
Family friendly
Interconnecting rooms available
In room entertainment
Video/DVD Library

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From 14:00 hours
Until 10:00 hours
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Pets are not allowed

Customer Reviews

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70% would recommend it to a friend


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  • John T

  • August 2015

Good service, but soundproofing between rooms woefully inadequate

We found the staff to be pleasant and helpful without exception, and the breakfast was good.

The ensuite was somewhat cramped, and the soundproofing between our room and adjacent ones was inadequate - so much so that we could clearly hear our neighbours next door. The language used by these people was not what we would have wished to hear. The issue of thin walls between rooms has been reported by other guests, and we believe it to be high time for the hotel owners to deal decisively with it.

  • L Scott

  • August 2015

Friendly staff, average hotel

The staff were all friendly and helpful, the rooms were dated, needed a new mattress and the bathroom was very smelly due to the carpet I would think, breakfast was good, they would do you anything you like pretty much and all in all the hotel seemed clean but 6/10 from me overall

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