Why We Love It
- Bletchley Park, the headquarters of the British codebreakers during World War II, is less than 30 minutes' drive away
- The hotel's WineGlass Restaurant features an extensive wine list, with a wide selection of wines and champagnes available by the glass
- Woburn Abbey, a Grade I-listed country house, and Woburn Safari Park are both 25 minutes' drive away
- The hotel has a riverside location and a characterful 13th-century Tithe Barn for functions and events
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Rooms & Rates
Barns Hotel has a "tranquil location on the outskirts of Bedford" (The AA) with views of the River Great Ouse.
Local attractions include Woburn Abbey, a Grade I-listed country house surrounded by historic landscaped gardens and a deer park, and Woburn Safari Park, a wildlife park with over 1000 animals and both road and foot safaris. Both are 25 minutes' drive away.
Bletchley Park, the headquarters of the British codebreakers during World War II, and the site where Alan Turing helped decipher the Enigma Code, is 30 minutes' drive away. Grade I-listed Houghton House is less than 20 minutes' drive away -- this ruined mansion house has views of the surrounding hunting park and gardens.
The hotel's river-facing WineGlass Restaurant features rustic wooden beams and, as the name suggests, an extensive wine list, with a wide selection of wines and champagnes available by the glass -- some come from the owners' winery in California. There is also a charming library within the restaurant. The Riverside Bar, open from lunchtime to late evening, offers casual dining and has a patio overlooking the River Great Ouse.
Bedrooms and suites are traditionally furnished and have spacious bathrooms. All have free Wi-Fi.
- Infant cots / cribs
- Newspaper / magazines
- Extra beds / roll away beds
- 100% smoke-free
- 24-hour front desk
- 24-hour room service
- Airport transfer (fees apply)
- Express check-in / checkout
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Safe in reception
- Central heating
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- Sitting area
- Flatscreen TV
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Luxury toiletries
- Bathtub or shower
- Complimentary parking
- Accessible bathroom in some rooms
- Accessible meeting room
- Accessible parking
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible restaurant
- Wheelchair accessible
Standard Time is 2pm. Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.
Children and additional guests: Extra guest charges apply as follows: £10 per child, per night for children aged 2-11 inclusive. This includes breakfast. Infant's cot/crib available on request, free of charge, for children aged 1 and under. This includes breakfast. There are no extra beds available for older children or adults. Supplements are not included automatically in the total price and will be charged directly by the hotel. See room descriptions and rate policies for information about room occupancy levels. Supplements are not included automatically in the total price and will be charged directly by the hotel. See room descriptions and rate policies for information about room occupancy and prices. Please use the Special Request field on the checkout page to request a cot or an extra bed and confirm the age of the child.
Pets: No pets allowed.
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