Bedfordshire Abbeys

Bedfordshire provides sparse returns for those interested in old abbeys and priories. There are only three such remains, two of which (Dunstable and Elstow) survive principally because part of the old monastic buildings were re-used as parish churches.



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Bedford (Self catering)
The Old Post Office, Bedford

The Old Post Office

This detached cottage is located in the lovely little village of Cople near Bedford and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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Meppershall (Self catering)
Dolly, Meppershall

Dolly

This detached, modern studio cottage is in the village of Meppershall in Bedfordshire and can accommodate two people.
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Bedford (Hotel)
The Barns Hotel

The Barns Hotel

Situated in a beautiful riverside location within three and a half acres of landscaped gardens with free Wi-Fi parking and the wonderful WineGlass Restaurant The Barns Hotel is ideally located just 10 miles from the M1 and 8 miles from the A1. The tranquil setting of the hotel offers … more >>

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Bedford (Hotel)
Moggerhanger Park

Moggerhanger Park

Located on the A603 2 miles from the A1 at Sandy and just 4 miles from the A421 Bedford Bypass Moggerhanger Park B&B is a beautiful Grade 1 listed house situated in the heart of Bedfordshire countryside. For the leisure or business traveller we offer stunning guest accommodation with a … more >>

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