The Barns Hotel has one of the best locations in the Bedford area, on the banks of the picturesque River Great Ouse. The hotel has a tranquil setting in landscaped gardens, with river and country park views, two miles from Bedford town centre.

The WineGlass Restaurant at Barns Hotel serves delicious food and looks out onto the river, offering al fresco dining on the riverside terrace in the summer. Hotel guests enjoy complimentary access to the Oasis Beach Pool and Oasis fitness centre nearby.

Samuel Whitbread, of brewing fame, was born in the main house in 1720, when it was privately owned by the Whitbread family.

  • Free Wifi
  • Free parking
  • Health club nearby
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • 49 Bedrooms
  • 3 Meeting rooms
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Lift
  • Ground floor rooms
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  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
  • Concierge
  • Safe deposit
  • Luggage storage
  • Accessible public areas

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2019 Winner

The English Wedding Award Regional Winner 2017

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Bedrooms & Suites

The Manor Suite

Traditionally furnished en suite bedroom offering free Wi-Fi, room safe, complimentary Wi-Fi access, bottle of mineral water, chocolates, tea and coffee making facilities.

Luxury Double Room

Traditionally furnished en suite bedroom offering free Wi-Fi, room safe, complimentary Wi-Fi access, bottle of mineral water, chocolates, tea and coffee making facilities.

Executive Room

Traditionally furnished en suite bedroom offering free Wi-F1, power showers in the spacious bathrooms, TV, trouser press, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities.

Classic Room

Traditionally furnished en suite bedroom offering free Wi-F, power showers in the spacious bathrooms, TV, trouser press, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities.

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Food & Drink

The WineGlass Restaurant at Barns Hotel

The WineGlass Restaurant

The Wineglass Restaurant is a delightful place to dine, set on the banks of the River Great Ouse with scenic river views. An outdoor terrace offers a great spot to savour a delicious meal, al fresco, at the water's edge.

The menu at the Wineglass Restaurant at the Barns Hotel is overseen by Daniel Galmiche, a Michelin starred chef, who worked in conjunction with the head chef at the hotel to create inspired, delicious food, served in a relaxed atmosphere. Over 40 wines are available by the glass, all of them handpicked.

  • Breakfast - Mon-Fri: 06:30-09:30. Sat & Sun: 07:30-10:30
  • Lunch - Mon-Sat: 12:00-14:30. Sun: 12:30-14:30
  • Dinner - Mon-Sun: 18:30-21:30

Riverside Bar

The Riverside Bar is a wonderful place to unwind on the banks of a pretty river, with views across to a country park. Seating is available both inside and outside. A wide selection of refreshments and bar snacks are available and the riverside terrace makes for a lovely setting in which to enjoy afternoon tea or simply watch the world go by. Opens from 11am.

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Spa & Health

Oasis Beach Pool & Leisure Centre (nearby)

Guests at the Barns Hotel are offered complimentary access to the Oasis Beach Pool & Leisure Centre nearby, offering an indoor swimming pool and gymnasium.

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Location

Cardington Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire MK44 3SA, Great Britain

M1/J13
A1


  • Bedford Train Station (2 miles)

  • London Luton Airport (29 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (43 miles)

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