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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brunch with friends on New Year's Day. Great buzzing atmosphere (we had booked which was just as well as it filled up pretty quickly). Delicious food, mashed avocado on sourdough toast, yummy. My friends was just as tasty. A very nice Bloody Mary rounded off the meal, and my one gripe is that for the price it could have included...

Thank Annette A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good service,great ambience and excellent food. Highly recommended but book early as it gets busy. (for good reason!). They even serve Yorkshire Tea and a very nice mini cheese and crackers which finish off a good meal very well for an oldie like me.

Thank hungrysean12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pricey for a pub. Nice atmosphere. Offered a poor table for dinner and ended up at the bar. Good view of the river so not too bad. Overall nice place to go as a couple. Drinks were expensive for the location, £10 for a beer and small wine.......but I did come from up North. Service at the bar was good.

Thank John N
Uckfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel is right on the river a few minutes walk into the town, however the par and restaurant mean you don't really hVe to venture out . The rooms are roomy with large ceilings with nice fixtures and fittings. The food was very good and the service of the staff too. My only complaint is the parking not enough...

Thank steves_been
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My wife and I stay at the Embankment about 3 to 4 times a year and have always found it an excellent place to stay. I am hoping this is just a temporary blip but the service and breakfast this time was terrible. When we arrived there was a disco on until 1am but to their credit they did put...

1Thank MikeDorset
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Nice pub on the banks of the Ouse. They do great sharing platters during the day but on this occasion it was a quick visit to have a couple of beers before a gig at the Corn Exchange. Brilliant situation but not a great selection of beers here, so probably a pub for a lager really! Busy with a more...

Thank Tony H
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

8 of us visited here and could not fault the service. The staff could not do enough for you, we had a big round table and atmosphere was terrific. I only had one gripe and that was the Roquefort soufflé which came for me and my niece and was more like a pancake. We told the waitress and she went...

Thank kevinsmith51
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We came to Bedford to pick up a puppy to bring back to Canada. We needed a dog friendly hotel that was in the area and the Embankment hotel met our needs exactly as we had expected. The hotel is located in a beautiful area along the canal and Bedford is a very vibrant town with an interesting history. Their...

Thank Cambuch
Paris, France
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I occupied room 104 Beautiful old style greatly refurbished and renovated hotel facing the river. Rooms are spacious very clean and very nicely decorated (no modern style though, in case you look for 'technological' set up... you won't find it here, and rightly so, as it would not fit with the style of the place). Bed super comfy. People friendly...

Thank Paolo B
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We stayed at the Embankment in August 2016 and found it to be a pleasant hotel, with friendly staff. The location by the river, with the outside area was very nice. A good location not far from town. Disappointed that on both nights they did not have teh gammon advertised on the menu.

Thank DaveK2016-JHB

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Embankment Hotel

Address: The Embankment, Bedford MK40 3PD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Bedford
Price Range: £69 - £104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Embankment Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Embankment Hotel Bedford, Bedfordshire
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bedford
#3 Business Hotel in Bedford
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“Didn't get a room, just at in the restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles prudence2015, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Pick a room with a river view”
 of 5 bubbles MikeDorset, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“top floor is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles david_stanton20, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get the river view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles simonbN8676TK, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you want a view, check, we just had a wall to look at..”
 of 5 bubbles callek2016, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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