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The Bedford Hotel

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Welcome To The Bedford Hotel - formerly The Dukes of Bedford retreat and now yours!

Sitting proudly in the historic market town of Tavistock recently voted market town of the year in Great Britain. Tavistock is the birthplace of Sir Francis Drake and steeped in history just waiting to be explored. A paradise for walkers with Dartmoor National Park just one mile from The Hotel and also beautiful riverside walks directly behind.

A welcome combination of comfort and style, delicious food, fine wines, warm hospitality and impeccable service.

Room choices include - Four poster rooms, family rooms, double and single rooms

To make your stay even more enjoyable, your room has all the amenities you’d expect from a luxury hotel.

  • Free wi-fi
  • Coffee and tea making facilities
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Direct dial telephone
  • The latest in room entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron & ironing board on request
  • Work desk

Little extras to make your child s holiday special at The Bedford

  • As soon as you arrive, your child receives a lovely goodie bag complete with colouring books and goodies
  • Borrow board games and books from reception
  • Waiters give your kids colouring pads and pencils in all our restaurants
  • Childs menu available every evening – this can be served in the Restaurant, lounge or in your room.
  • The hotel can provide high chairs & cots

If your holiday is not complete without your dog no need to worry bring your dog with you. Many of their guests find them the most dog friendly hotel in Devon and perhaps even the most pet friendly in the UK.

In all areas of The Hotel except the restaurant, they can set aside a lovely table for you in the bar or lounge and offer you the same restaurant menu. They kindly ask that you keep them on a lead in the hotel which enables them to provide you and your dog a special and safe venue. Over 25% of the hotel guests bring their dogs and positively testify that it is an experience not to be missed, whether you have 4 or 2 legs.

Take a short stroll from the Bedford Hotel to the beautiful Meadows park and canal perfect for a walk with your dogs after dinner. It is just a 1 mile walk to the open Moor where you will find the famous Pimple is very popular and a nice place to sit and watch the golf, yes the golf course is right on The Moor. There are many lovely beaches in Devon where dogs are allowed to run, make a day of it. 

If you need to order in any dog food just let them know, Georgina’s Pet Shop will deliver to the hotel in advance, for an extra treat local hot sausages always available each breakfast time!

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What's nearby?: 
​For those of you on a relaxing break, the Bedford Hotel is your ideal base from which to explore, just a few miles away is historic Plymouth. Also nearby is Buckland Abbey, home of Sir Francis Drake, Widecombe-in-the-Moor of 'Uncle Tom Cobley' fame, Becky Falls, Buckfast Abbey, a working Benedictine Monastery, The Garden House where Alan Titmarsh recently filmed and The Eden Project.
The Bedford Hotel
1 Plymouth Road
PL19 8BB