Holiday Inn Express Bedford

Elstow Interchange A6/A421, Bedford, United Kingdom, MK42 9BF  show map
 3 stars
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Holiday Inn Express Bedford

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Lobby bar

Breakfast room

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The 3-star Holiday Inn Express Bedford offers quick access to bars and restaurants in Bedford. Holiday Inn Express Bedford has been welcoming guests to its bright rooms since 2004.

The hotel is set in the great location 18.2 km away from Gulliver's Land, Northampton General Hospital and The Open University. The distance between Bedford city center and the property is 4 km.

The venue is a short walk to shopping centers and stores.

Holiday Inn Express Bedford is within a 30-minute drive to London Luton airport.

Rooms

Holiday Inn Express Bedford offers rooms with a modern-style interior, high-speed internet, an individual safe, individual climate control, satellite TV and pay television. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries along with an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

A delicious continental breakfast is served daily. The onsite restaurant specializes in international cuisine. Guests can savor wines, spirits and beers in the snack bar.

Services

Holiday Inn Express Bedford offers currency exchange, an elevator and a free private car park as well as a meeting room, a business corner and a copier for business guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   80.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 19 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Holiday Inn Express Bedford Bedford location
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Hotel Address:

Elstow Interchange A6/A421, Bedford, United Kingdom, MK42 9BF

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City Center
  • Bedford
    3.4 km
Airports
  • London Luton (LTN)
    26.9 km
  • London Stansted (STN)
    54.7 km
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    80

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Rooms and availability

Holiday Inn Express Bedford photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 12 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Holiday Inn Express Bedford Bedford location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Elstow Interchange A6/A421, Bedford, United Kingdom, MK42 9BF

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Bedford
      3.4 km
    Airports
    • London Luton (LTN)
      26.9 km
    • London Stansted (STN)
      54.7 km
    • Bus stop
      600 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      80

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBedfordHoliday Inn Express Bedford

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • The Kiln Pottery Cafe - 3.3 km
    • Eagle Gallery - 3.6 km
    • New British Artists Ltd - 4.3 km

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 3.3 km

    Places of interest

    • Marston Club - 7.2 km
    • Bushmead Priory, - 9.4 km

    Amusement

    • Oasis Beach Pool - 3.0 km
    • Executive Snooker Club - 3.5 km
    • Cineworld - 3.6 km
    • Reels Amusements - 3.6 km
    • Tavistock Snooker Club - 3.8 km

    Museums

    • Bedford Museums - 3.3 km
    • John Bunyan Museum - 3.5 km

    Theaters

    • Bedford Civic Theatre - 3.2 km
    • Bowen West Theatre - 4.5 km

    Local attractions

    • Glastonbury Abbey - 4.8 km
      Magdelene Street, Glastonbury
    • Stondon Transport Museum - 7.3 km
      Station Road, Henlow
    • Yaraks Birds Of Prey Falconry Centre - 14.8 km
      Langford Mill Farm, Cullompton
    • The Forest of Marston Vale - Forest Centre - 6.1 km
      Station Road, Bedford
    • Birds of Prey Centre - 10.8 km
      Old Warden Park, Biggleswade
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      80

    Hotel Awards

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    Holiday Inn Express Bedford Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Express Bedford

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 90 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      10.0

      The food in the restaurant was not very good- too much stodge and very limited veg option- I would recommend the hotel but not the restaurant.

    • Single
      7.4

      I've stayed at the hotel previously, and find it conveniently located for Bedford - it delivered what I needed for the length of my stay, and was comfortable to stay in.

      It's location is fine for car owners/drivers - but it is isolated on a roundabout on the by-pass, and not convenient if you do not arrive or leave by car/taxi.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      only stayed for a few hours but evrything was just right.

    • Single
      4.6

      clean, location ok,

      uninterseted staff (blanked/not helpful when tryingng to book room for additional person) beer far too expensive (rip off) room noisy (machine, extractor fan too close to window) overall - far from good value for money

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      clean modern efficient reasonable breakfast

      coisants little hard and hot food came out later when we had already eaten..

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      Staff very helpful and friendly. rooms very clean and in good condition. Seating and bar area clean, tidy and relaxing especially with the friendly and helpful staff. Breakfasts done to a good standard. overall the hotel is run to a very high standard. We were staying at the Holiday Inn to attend an event in the area. Our stay was very enjoyable.

      Everything was to a high standard.

    • Family with children
      8.8

      Value for money and that the staff made breakfast for us at 6am for 2 days as we needed to get to the Grand prix very early to avoid traffic.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      The staff were very helpful and cheerful at all times. A very simple and good hotel located at a good location away from the town. Good environment for a family with kids and breakfast was simple but adequate and enjoyable. Free internet available from the room or anywhere in the hotel. Sofa bed requested was made available immediately and was comfortable.Would recommend fully.

      None. Everything was up to satisfaction.

    • Family with children
      9.2

      The cleanliness and facilities in the room were excellent, even the sofa bed was already made up for our son which was a blessing after a long hot journey. The food in the restaurant was very good although a more variable evening menu would have been more welcome. There were only about 8 choices of dinner and no puddings.This was a little pricey but we expected this as we were on a bypass junction with no other eating facilities nearby. Breakfast however, was very good with plenty of choice.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Convenience and comfort. Particularly pleased we were able to bring the dog at no extra charge.

      The noisy heating system in the bedroom. Not suitable for a small room.

    • Single
      7.8

      The hotel was new and modern and the bed was very comfortable. The aircondition was a little bit loud do.

      Breakfast was a bit too basic, I.E. very little choice and no tables were set..

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      We went to a party in the centre of Bedford, and then visited family the following day. The hotel was easy to find, clean, welcoming and comfortable. We enjoyed the breakfast.

      There was only the local newspaper available in the morning.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      "Did what it said on the tin"

      Cooked breakfast was only so so

    • Family with children
      8.2

      The staff were friendly and the room clean and fresh

      No where to plug in hair straightners so you could look in a mirror.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Staff went out of their way to sort out a mix-up over rooms.

      The booking was for a 'standard room' and I got the impression from the website that this meant a double. When I arrived it was a twin (which the staff managed to change for me) - but it should be clear when booking that it is a twin room.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Holiday Inn Express Bedford Bedford location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Elstow Interchange A6/A421, Bedford, United Kingdom, MK42 9BF

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Bedford
      3.4 km
    Airports
    • London Luton (LTN)
      26.9 km
    • London Stansted (STN)
      54.7 km
    • Bus stop
      600 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      80

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBedfordHoliday Inn Express Bedford

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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