The Barns Hotel

Bedford, Bedfordshire

up to -54% today On selected offers. This is the maximum discount value we've found across a significant proportion of our dates in comparison to the hotel's standard rate or the rate for this offer - see Offer Details for full information.

Executive room


Executive room

Executive room


Relax at a 16th-century Bedford hotel by the River Great Ouse

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Please note that pets are not allowed in this hotel.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 55% off. Our discount is calculated by reference to the hotel's own prices or by reference to an appropriate source reflective of the hotel's own prices.

The discount above was checked on 19 December, 2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

A country hotel in a 16th-century building overlooking the River Great Ouse, with breakfast and afternoon tea or dinner credit

  • Situated in a tranquil setting just a stone's throw away from the town centre, The Barns Hotel is housed in an attractive 16th-century building with lovely views out over the River Great Ouse and delicious, traditional English cuisine.

  • The hotel's wooden-clad WineGlass Restaurant looks out over the River Great Ouse. Take your time over the carefully considered wine list, all before deciding on something from the plentiful range of classics for lunch and dinner every day.

  • A 20-minute drive away, the magnificent Woburn Abbey sits gracefully inside a 3000-acre deer park, with 10 types of deer grazing freely. You'll also find all sorts of exotic animals thriving at Woburn Safari Park. Further on, you can drink in refreshing air and invigorating views at Dunstable Downs, the highest point in the East of England.


- Flatscreen TV in every room
- Wi-Fi
- Parking
- Electric vehicle charging station
- Disabled access
- Restaurant
- Bar
- Garden
- Room service
- Laundry service
- 24-hour front desk

How to get there

Bedford centre it just a 10-minute drive away, whilst Milton Keynes can be reached in around 25 minutes. The hotel is just under a 10-minute taxi ride from Bedford train station, and trains arrive from London St Pancras, Nottingham, Brighton and elsewhere.
Cardington Road, Bedford MK44 3SA

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If you wish to make a flight only booking, or add a flight to an existing hotel booking with us, call our reservations team on 0343 227 0007 (Mon-Fri 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sun closed)

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