Located at the western part of Bedfordshire, Bedford is a small, but fascinating county that is an interesting mix of the old and the new. While plenty of beautiful Gregorian and Victorian structures can still be seen in Bedford, the county is slowly developing into a more cosmopolitan area, with plenty of opportunities for shopping and leisure. And being along the Midland Mainline Line, Bedford is easily accessible from London and the Luton Airport. Planning a trip to Bedford? Be sure to check out this list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in the area, to help you get started!
For those who are looking for a simple and affordable place to stay, check out this bright and modern apartment. It is nestled in a tranquil environment and can sleep up to five people, making it ideal for families or groups of friends.
The open-plan living area, dining area, and kitchen play a central role within the floor plan and provides a relaxed backdrop to daily routines. If you have a car with you, there is free parking available on the premises for your convenience.
Home from Home,Secure Parking.Bedford, England, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsgreat modern apartment exactly as described with easy access to bedford parkgreat location in bedford plenty of space in the apartmentthe apartment is spotlessly clean good local amenities and easy off street parkingthe apartment was spotlessly clean with lots of light and space for the 5 of usgreat apartment with everything needed for a comfortable staythe space was clean and brilliantly situated for both the centre and commuting further outperfect apartment everything clean and in perfect conditioncomfortable and very clean apartment i highly recommendi highly recommend it very clean and organizedthe apartment is stylish clean and modern
Host:lammy was a great host - responded quickly and clearly to any questions my wife or i hadgreat apartment attentive host and would definitely stay againlammy is a great hostlammy is a great host easily contactable and quick to respondexcellent host excellent accommodation and excellent locationRead more reviewslovely flat fairly centrally located within walking distance to townit's a lovely modern flat in walking distance to both town centre and train stationplace is a spacious two bedroom apartment in a super convenient locationgreat location for both bedford centre and only short distance (20 mins) to bedford autodromevery close to bedford esquires so if you're visiting for a gig this is a fantastic base
Make the most of your vacation in Bedford by staying in this lovely studio flat. It can accommodate up to three guests and offers an open-plan kitchen and living room. For a comfortable and convenient stay, this vacation rental comes complete with a dedicated workspace, television, portable fans and heater, home safety facilities, and high-speed wifi for work and entertainment purposes. You will also have access to a private entrance, so you can come and go as you please.
Self contained ground floor studio Bedford PARKINGBedford, United KingdomSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bathroom is a good size with electric showergill provided everything we needed and the underfloor heating in the bathroom was just lovelyit's very comfortable with a lovely warm bathroom (heated floor) and completely cleanvery clean and comfortablevery clean and lovely studiovery clean everything you needthe place is clean and beautifuleverything was clean lovely and easy
Host:she was an incredibly responsive hostgill is an awesome hostgill is a fantastic hosta true home with a miraculous host who showed me the true meaning of hospitalitygill was a very kind and welcoming hostRead more reviewsjust perfect for what we needed in a great locationit’s a quiet and private location with everything you need for a great stayit's very convenient for central bedford in a very nice roadlovely and clean perfect location for the town centre and train stationlocation is great for access to bedford parks and local shops
This spacious one-bedroom flat is up for grabs for anyone who wishes to stay in the center of Bedford for a few nights on a budget while still enjoying the perks of cozy accommodations. It can sleep up to only two guests, making it an ideal place for solo travelers or couples.
This Airbnb has a double bed, an air mattress, a bathroom, and a kitchen with basic cooking necessities. A dedicated workspace, television, free wifi access, and a washer are also provided for a stress-free stay.
Spacious 1-bedroom flat in the centre of Bedford!Bedford, England, United Kingdom
This stylish one-bedroom apartment is an excellent option for couples looking for cozy and comfortable accommodation at an affordable price. It offers a bedroom with a double bed, a spacious living room where you can relax while watching television shows, a bathroom, and a kitchen with basic cooking essentials so you can prepare your own meal. In addition to that, this Airbnb also has a balcony where you can take in some fresh air and views of the surrounding area.
Stylish 1 bed flat in a perfect spot in Bedford!Superhost
Top guest reviewsthe flat was very clean and supplied with the daily basics and has good wifi
Host:the host leah was responsive polite and informative about the areathe host is very helpful in arranging a seamless check in and departureRead more reviewsleah’s place is delightful and in a great location
When you stay in this chic apartment near the Bedford train station, you’ll have stunning views of the river. This two-bedroom accommodation can sleep up to six people, making it ideal for a family vacation.
Your winter days and nights are taken care of, as there’s a heating system provided. You can use the kitchen to heat up some soup or even prepare meals during your stay. If you have a car with you, free parking on the premises is accessible.
Marie’s Serviced Apartment E - 2 beds, River viewBedford, England, United KingdomSuperhost
Top guest reviewsoverall very clean would definitely stay againnice clean well equipped flat good size comfy bedsclean tidy accommodation in a good locationthe bedrooms are spacious large windows very well maintained really clean and easily accessible
Host:maria was and excellent host highly recommendedRead more reviewsgreat location for our visit super quiet and super clean few issues but we got it all sorted
Check out this sophisticated home that’s ideal for families. To ensure you’ll have a comfortable and stress-free stay, the rental is equipped with amenities such as a fully stocked kitchen, laundry essentials, a dedicated workspace, free wifi access, home safety facilities, HDTV, and central heating. You’ll have a great time here with your family, especially in the outdoor dining area where you can spend quality time together while enjoying the fresh air and munching on delicious food.
Comfortable King Bed*Parking*Contractors*LeisureSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds were amazingly comfortable - best sleep in ages highly recommended if travelling to bedforda very well furnished and clean propertygreat communication clean and tidy house in a good locationRead more reviewsgreat place to stay everything brand new would stay again
This bright and spacious room is a true favorite among couples on a romantic vacation. Its wide windows keep the room bright and airy throughout the day, but its orientation makes it so that passersby will not be able to peer into the room. The room also comes with its own bathroom and shower, to ensure that guests have complete privacy during their stay. In addition to the wide array of amenities available, including a washer and dryer, an iron, and wireless internet access, the kitchen is also very well-stocked and can be used at any time. The house is within walking distance of fun local attractions, such as the Goldington Green Park. And if you’d like to go to the city center, the bus stop for the No, 10 Goldington Green Line is also a mere minute away.
Large double room with private bathroomBedford, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable bed plenty of wardrobe space and free wifithe breakfast was delicious and the tea tray in the room is very well stockedthanks for the top bacon and egg breakfast and also for providing gluten free optionsthe room and bathroom facility exceeded my expectation both very spacious and comfortablewe had our own comfortable room and bathroom with showervery lovely and clean housethe bathroom is beautiful and very cleanthe room is big and very clean as well as the bathroomeverything was clean and tidy and better than some formal bed and breakfasts we have usedthe room was nice and clean we would really recommend this airbnb
Host:lovely place with lovely hostslynden and andrea were fantastic hostslynden and andrea were the perfect host and hostessandrea and lynden are warm and friendly people who made us feel welcome from the startwonderful accommodation and great hostsRead more reviewstook about 20 minutes walk to reach the embankment - good locationthere is a good carvery within a few minutes walk of the propertycentral bedford location and off-road parking was an additional bonuswe will definitely come back to this place if we need to go bedford againi was made to feel very welcome it's a nice quite neighbourhood and very good value for money
Guests are sure to feel right at home in this cozy and welcoming bedroom. With enough space to accommodate two guests at a time, this is the ideal space for solo travelers, or couples. The house features essential amenities such as a fully functional kitchen, central heating, and wireless internet. Those travelling by car may also make use of the parking space during their stay. However, simply commuting to and from the house is also a breeze, with Bedford Station just 10 minutes away. From there, you easily get to London by train, or to Oxford and Cambridge by bus.
Double bed roomSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbreakfast included good coffee and fresh eggs from the family's hensnice touches too like a bottle of water and some nibbles left in the roomeverything is fine and it's very clean and quietthe room was clean and we had a good nights sleepthe house was very cosy and clean and the bed was super comfortablethe room is spacious and cleanabsolute great experience the room is clean and neat
Host:wonderful hosts with lovely familygreat stay lovely host lovely homedawn was a great hostas ever a wonderful host in a warm and friendly homedawn was an amazing host she was happy to help with all our annoying questions and queriesRead more reviewsgreat location 10 mins walk to both bus & train stationdawn's place is ideally located close to the train station bus station and the parkthe house is very well located for a walk to the centre and river areabest position to down center and railway stationthe house was in easy walking distance to the town centre and we were able to park right outside
Built in the late 1880s, this beautifully preserved Gregorian house is one of the largest accommodations on this list. With more than 9 bedrooms and 21 beds overall, this house can accommodate around 20 guests at a time, making it perfect for hosting events, such as weddings and family reunions! While the house comes with the basic necessities - such as a fully functional kitchen, central heating, a washer and dryer, and wireless internet access, the main draw to this house is its luxuries. Guests are free to take a refreshing dip in the swimming pool, explore the sprawling acre-wide garden, and enjoy their favorite movies on the home theater system! And for those who are itching to get out and explore the area, the house is also conveniently located 5 minutes away from the city center, and within walking distance of train and bus stations.
Observatory house Large Georgian home in BedfordBedford, England, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe rooms were great and plenty of room to fit the 19 of usyou can fit 22 round the dining tablebeautiful garden with swimming pool even though we didn't use itall the rooms were beautifully old and decorated in keeping with the age of the propertyalso a huge kitchen and table for us to do a good breakfast the next morningthe rooms were spacious and quiet and we slept really well
Host:hosts were warm and welcomingthe perfect host and the perfect housethe hosts are incredible people and very welcomingshe and her family were there throughout the weekend and were very helpfulanne the host was very nice and helpful sorting out everything we needed before handRead more reviewsthe location was perfect; walking distance to the river pubs and shopssuper close to bedford station and a collection of hotels for guests to stayanne’s place is just fantasticwe could walk anywhere we needed to which was great for an alcohol-fuelled weekendanne’s home is a lovely central family home with lots of winding passages and nooks and crannies
Jonny’s Room is a warm and welcoming accommodation at the heart of Bedford. Although the room itself can only accommodate one guest at a time, groups of 2 or 3 can also opt to rent the adjacent rooms. Although the space is shared with the host and her family, they are known to be very gracious and accommodating. You are sure to feel right at home during your stay.
Jonny's Room, Central BedfordBedford, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe room was lovely and the bed was super comfyit was a very comfortable stay at annes homethe house is well equipped with all you will need my bed was super comfythe room and house are very nice with a good shower and bathroomthe room was clean and the bathroom as well
Host:anne kind hospitality makes you feel at home right from the startthanks to our hostsanne was a wonderful hostanne is a wonderful hostshe was very helpful with everything and extremely patient with me throughout my stayRead more reviewsthe house is also located very close to city centre railway station and a nice parkanne's house is ideal for walking into bedford town centre or to the railway stationa very nice park is less than 10 minutes walk awayeasy to access from the train station cosy and comfortable room and a warm and friendly welcomea lovely place to spend time
This cozy twin room is the ideal space for couples or small groups. With both a single bed and a twin bed, this room can comfortably accommodate up to 3 guests at a time. Guests may also make use of the house’s facilities, including its well-stocked kitchen and its immaculately clean bathroom. The house is located close to several local attractions. The Bedford Embankment, for instance, is within walking distance of the house - perfect for a quiet stroll by yourself or for a romantic evening date with your loved one. The Bedford Train Station is also within 5 minutes of the house, which makes it great for those who would like to explore the surrounding areas.
A bright single/twin room in a new house
Also called the “Princess of Wales Room”, this bedroom is decorated in a charming Victorian style, in keeping with the rest of the house. Although the room can only accommodate one guest at a time, those travelling as a couple or as a group of three may also opt to rent the two adjacent rooms. In spite of its Victorian look and feel, the house comes with all the comforts of modern living, with amenities such as a fully functional kitchen, a washer, central heating, and wireless internet. Located within 20 minutes of the Luton Airport and about 40 minutes from London via train, this accommodation is also ideal for those who are constantly on the go.
Double room in Georgian Town House
Built just last year, this sleek and stylish apartment is a favorite among young travelers visiting Bedford. The unit is not only tastefully decorated and immaculately clean, but also comes with amenities including a well-equipped kitchen, a washer and dryer, a hairdryer, cable television, and wireless internet. A secure intercom system has also been installed to ensure that guests have a safe stay. For those traveling by car, a parking space is available in a secure area within the premises. However, those traveling by bus or train will find it convenient, too, as the nearest stations are just a short walk from the apartment. Local attractions, such as the Bedford Park and the historic Castle Quarter by the river, are also just a stone’s throw away!
Modern apartment near central Bedford
The Castle Quay Apartments offers its guests a warm and welcoming retreat. With two bedrooms (and enough bed space for 4 guests at a time) and amenities including a fully-functional kitchen, a washer and dryer set, central heating, cable television, and wireless internet connectivity, you are assured of a hassle-free stay. Located close to major landmarks, such as the Embankment, and transport links to Northampton, Milford, and London, these apartments are also perfect for those who wish to explore the surrounding areas. Those travelling by car are also free to make use of the parking spaces within the premises.
Castle Quay ApartmentsBedford, England, United Kingdom
This simple, yet elegant apartment is perfect for travelers that want the comfort and privacy that a hotel can provide, without having to break the bank. Besides being immaculately clean, this apartment comes complete with amenities such as a fully functional kitchen, a washer, central heating, wireless internet, and complimentary toiletries. The hosts are always within reach, should you need fresh linens or towels. And for a small fee, you may even opt for full housekeeping service!
Located in the center of Bedford, the apartment is also convenient for those who are always on the go. The Midland mainline, which can easily take you to London or even to Luton Airport, is just a mile away from the apartment. A great selection of shops and restaurants can be found within walking distance of the apartment, as well.
City Centre Apartment - Gated ParkingBedford, England, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsvery well heated and wifi is greatreally clean and well appointedapartment is of decent size and clean with free gated parkingthe apartment has everything you need and is very cleanneeds a really good clean and maintenance completed - a lot of lightbulbs didn’t work
Host:host is very friendlyjoe was a great host and so accommodatinggood communication from hostRead more reviewsgreat apartment in central locationnice place centrally located would stay againgreat location near very nice eating places and pubsgreat place to stay lovely location in short walking distance from town centre and riverlovely flat in a great central location within easy reach of shops restaurants and the mainline station at bedford
With two single beds and a bathroom, this room is the perfect accommodation for couples or for solo travelers. It also features amenities such as wifi connectivity, a fully-stocked kitchen, a lounge, and a garden, which are sure to make guests feel completely relaxed during their stay. Although the house is quiet and is located in a somewhat private part of Bedford, it is actually within walking distance of major roads, as well as train and bus stations, making transport a breeze. The house is also just minutes away from several local attractions, such as Cardington Studios, where the famed Batman movie series was filmed from 2005 to 2012.
Top guest reviewsnice friendly welcome room comfortable and as describedthe beds were very comfortablewe both felt very comfortable during our stayclean house and i would stay againgreat place clean and very quietthe house is very clean always a nice smell big beautiful patiothe room and the bathroom were nice and clean nothing to reportthe room is a little bit small but very clean and tidy
Host:lovely hosts and a lovely homegreat host and always making sure that everything was perfect throughout my staythey were really welcoming and friendlyreally nice hosts made us feel really welcome and comfortabledeanna was the perfect host and we felt more than welcomeRead more reviewsgreat location for what we neededgreat location for us with a simple walk to the local hostelrylovely location and great facilitieslocation is ideal for visits to cambridge milton keynes and surrounding areasit was a perfect location as less than 3 miles from the wedding venue at the barns hotel
The past and the present come alive at Bedford
Bedford offers its visitors a peek into the splendor of the Gregorian and Victorian eras, while still maintaining all the comforts of modern day living. Whether you’re travelling solo or with loved ones, you are sure to find accommodations that not only have the charm and the elegance of times past, but are also sure to make you feel right at home.
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