Bedford Hotel - Tavistock (Devon)

1 Plymouth Road, Tavistock (Devon), United Kingdom, PL19 8BB  show map
 3 stars
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Bedford Hotel - Tavistock (Devon)

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Horseback riding

Fishing

Canoeing

Cycling

Hiking

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Featuring a swimming pool, a tennis court and a library, the 3-star Bedford Hotel offers 30 comfortable guestrooms. Since 1822, it has been hosting guests in the center of Tavistock.

It is located 20 minutes' drive from Dragon Archery Centre, The Garden House and Morwellham Quay. The property is set within 1 km distance from Tavistock city center.

This business hotel is placed within proximity to a national park.

Bedford Hotel can be reached in 60 minutes by car from Exeter airport.

Rooms

A delightful view over the garden welcomes guests to Family Twin Room, Comfort Double Room and Deluxe Double Room offering a work desk, an iron with ironing board, multi-channel TV, coffee/tea makers and a telephone. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Traditional Dukes bar is available on site. Offering mediterranean, organic and chinese dishes, Robertson's is a 5-minute walk away.

Services

Car and bicycle rental services are also provided.

Relax

Guests will take advantage of horse riding, hiking and snow skiing available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • Front desk
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Service dogs allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Skiing
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 16 may stay at the price of GBP 35 per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1 Plymouth Road, Tavistock (Devon), United Kingdom, PL19 8BB

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City Center
  • Tavistock
    2700 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Cafe Liaison (cuisine: English)
    200 ft
  • Taylor's (cuisine: Contemporary, European, British)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    30

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 185 sq. feet
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    Family Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds
    Size: 165 sq. feet
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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 185 sq. feet
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        Comfort Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
        Size: 165 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Bedford Hotel - Tavistock (Devon) Tavistock  location
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          Hotel Address:

          1 Plymouth Road, Tavistock (Devon), United Kingdom, PL19 8BB

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Tavistock
            2700 ft
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Cafe Liaison (cuisine: English)
            200 ft
          • Taylor's (cuisine: Contemporary, European, British)
            500 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            30

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTavistock (Devon)Bedford Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • ArtFrame Gallery Tavistock - 400 ft
          • West Devon Club - 400 ft
          • Kiddies Kitchen - 2000 ft

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 2300 ft

          Local attractions

          • Morwellham Quay- Historic Port and Copper Mine - 3.7 mi
            Morwellham Quay
          • Tamar Valley Donkey Park - 5.0 mi
            St Ann's Chapel, Gunnislake
          • High Moorland Visitor Centre Dartmoor - 6.4 mi
            Tavistock Road, Princetown
          • The Garden House - 3.8 mi
            Buckland Monachorum, Yelverton
          • Burrator Reservoir - 6.0 mi
            Nr Yelverton, Plymouth

          Near the hotel

          • Tavistock Trout Farm and Fishery - 3700 ft
            Parkwood Road, Tavistock

            Restaurants nearby

            • Cafe Liaison - 200 ft

              Address: 3 Church Lane
              Phone: 01822612225

              79% likes this, based on 82 reviews
              Cuisine: English

            • Browns Brasserie - 500 ft

              Address: 80 West Street
              Phone: 01822 618686

              68% likes this, based on 197 reviews
              Cuisine: European, English
              Price Range: USD 9 - USD 24

            • The Original Pasty House - 400 ft

              Address: Bedford House
              Phone: 01822 616003

              71% likes this, based on 67 reviews
              Cuisine: British

            • Taylor's - 500 ft

              Address: 22 Market Street
              Phone: 01822 613045

              70% likes this, based on 250 reviews
              Cuisine: Contemporary, European, British
              Price Range: USD 26 - USD 52

            • Robertson's - 500 ft

              Address: 4 - 8 Pepper Street
              Phone: 01822 612 117

              85% likes this, based on 170 reviews
              Cuisine: Mediterranean, Organic
              Price Range: USD 10 - USD 21

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              30

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTavistock (Devon)Bedford Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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            Bedford Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bedford Hotel

            Average guest rating

            8.0out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 137 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              As we had made a last minute booking we had no expectations - we loved the hotel, the staff we very welcoming and all very efficient and professional, the room was newly decorated and fitted out and spotless (and huge), the food was excellent - the restaurant is particularly attractive and the menu is very good. All in all a fantastic experience and we will be going back!

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Location, Car Park, Quality of room

            • Single
              7.0

              A good country town hotel. An attractive old building (1722 I think) with comfortable refurbished rooms and adequate parking. The restaurant food was of a good standard but I thought slightly over priced. The staff are an asset to the business, well trained, efficient, friendly and welcoming. Overall a pleasant experience.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              We had a very comfortable super kingsize four poster bed and everything in the room that was needed for a comfortable stay.

            • Single
              7.4

              Attentive and competent staff; comfortable and well equipped room; easily accessable by road and pleasant although small grounds.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              I decided to make more of an occasion for my mum over the Easter break and so booked her into the Bedford Hotel as a bit of a treat. They really looked after her and she had a wonderful stay, enjoying the lovely view from the room, being most impressed with the restaurant and leaving an Easter egg is the room was a very nice thought. Thanks and well done to the Bedford for making it such a nice stay.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Really nice hotel with friendly service in a great location

            • Single
              7.0

              Comfortable room

              Hair in bath (not mine). Drunks shouting in the street outside which woke me up three times during the night.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              Friendly, helpful staff, good food (particularly breakfast)

              Room was very warm

            • Single
              6.6

              Traditional hotel with historic atmosphere in town centre.

              Bar area needs refurbishing in particular carpet.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              Staff were friendly and polite. Hotel was central to our requirements as a base for touring the Devon/Cornwall border regions. As the hotel was dog friendly it was a pleasure to stay there without too many restrictions and within a short walking distance of an excersie area for the dog eg river walk and parkland.

              Bathroom handbasin was a wee small and although shower over bath was good it was not a power shower so pressure of hot water was poor.

            • Older travelers
              5.8

              Restaurant and bar food excellent, as were the staff employed in those areas.

              Had to wait 10 minutes to register as the sole person on duty was involved in a lengthy telephone call. Also ridiculous that the often only person manning reception also had to serve in the adjacent bar (being summoned by a bell located on the bar itself). The room was disappointingly small, with an exceedingly cramped shower room - no bath. This was not the standard of room that was expected from the information contained on the website. It took four requests to get the bedroom tv/radio repaired so as to receive BBC channels - and only then after a threat to take the matter up with the manager. Although outside temperatures were low and the room was cold, no heating was forthcoming. Advised that "guests complain if the hotel is too hot", but radiators in the rooms could be individually controlled. In any event, a portable, supplementary heating unit (such as a convector heater) could have been made available. It was also noteworthy that, although the bedrooms were not being heated, a flame-effect gas fire was in use in at least one of the hotel's common rooms. Was the real reason for not providing room heating to save money?

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Friendly welcoming staff. Delicious lunch time light lunch. Central to Tavistock and personally convenient for the wedding we attended. Good breakfast with plenty of choice. Clean throughout hotel.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Comfort and conveniene and location closing to family

            • Single
              8.2

              Quiet room with plenty of space. Staff were very helpful and polite. As with many hotels in Britain this building is very old and some of the floors have a distinct slope, but it all adds to the character.

              Nothing at all not to like

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Bedford Hotel - Tavistock (Devon) Tavistock  location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            1 Plymouth Road, Tavistock (Devon), United Kingdom, PL19 8BB

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Tavistock
              2700 ft
            Airports
            Restaurants
            • Cafe Liaison (cuisine: English)
              200 ft
            • Taylor's (cuisine: Contemporary, European, British)
              500 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              30

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTavistock (Devon)Bedford Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

            Use Badge