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125 Dunstable Street, Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire MK45 2NG
At a Glance: Historic

Set in a 18th century coaching inn in the Georgian market town of Ampthill is The White Hart. The Grade II listed building may date back to as far as the 16th century and the hotel has retained such features as a wall mural of the Prince of Wales feathers in the bar dating back to 1646. Although this property oozes history, today it is a beautiful hotel with luxurious bedrooms all with modern comforts, a beautiful restaurant with a Mediterranean-inspired menu and a cosy bar with an extensive drinks choice.

From £104/room per night
The Grove, Houghton Conquest MK45 3LA
At a Glance: Historic, 2 AA Rosettes For Food, Pet Friendly

The Knife and Cleaver sits opposite the church in the pretty village of Houghton Conquest, 15 minutes drive from Bedford. This lovely inn features nine refurbished en-suite rooms, fine dining restaurant, characterful bar and tranquil beer garden.

From £85/room per night
The Embankment, Bedford MK40 1RW
At a Glance: Historic, AA Rosette, Jacuzzi / Hot Tub, Pet Friendly

Oozing with historic character, The Bedford Swan enjoys a fantastic location overlooking the Great Ouse River in the centre of Bedford. The hotel boasts an award winning AA Rosette restaurant, 4 star guest bedrooms, an indoor pool and hot tub.

From £49/room per night
Cardington Road, Bedford MK44 3SA
At a Glance: Historic, AA Rosette, Pet Friendly

Constructed around a barn and 17th century manor house and retaining many original features, The Barns Hotel enjoys a superb riverside location with lovely gardens. Dine in the excellent WineGlass Restaurant with views of the river or choose a traditional pub meal in the Riverside Bar also with river views. The hotel is close to Bedford with excellent links to both the M1 and the A1.

From £70/room per night
Ireland, Shefford SG17 5QL
At a Glance: Historic

Welcome to the Black Horse at Ireland, a traditional 17th century inn oozing charm and character with low beams and inglenook fireplaces, yet beautifully updated in a contemporary style. County Dining Pub of the Year 2017 – The Good Pub Guide.

From £89/room per night
Rushden Road, Milton Ernest, Bedford MK44 1RU
At a Glance: Historic

Located on the A6 just 5 miles from Bedford, The Queens Head Hotel boasts a restaurant with daily specials, and a welcoming bar with excellent food and a good range of real ales. This warm, relaxed and informal country inn offers comfortable, well-equipped bedrooms including ground floor rooms. Local attractions include the charming Bedfordshire village of Felmersham with its old stone and thatch houses.

From £55/room per night
12 Market Square, Potton, SG19 2NP
At a Glance: Historic, Boutique

This 18th century inn is perfectly situated at the heart of historic Potton and offers 11 beautiful bedrooms, all in keeping with the age of the building but boasting all modern comforts. On cooler days enjoy a drink in the cosy bar by the fire or in the summer, dine al fresco in the courtyard garden.

From £100/room per night
21 Bedford Street, Woburn MK17 9QB
At a Glance: Historic

This historic inn in the centre of Woburn has been refurbished to a high standard. It is a hotel of two parts, made up of the Bell Inn, an 17th century old alehouse, and the Georgian Bell Hotel across the road. Rich in traditional character with beams and fireplace, the restaurant offers a cosy, warm atmosphere in which to enjoy dishes from the varied menu. There is also a bar area and the hotel's 24 en-suite rooms all boast modern facilities.

From £50/room per night

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