Bedford Hotel, Tavistock
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 32.967 W 004° 08.716
30U E 418862 N 5600350
Quick Description: A old hotel in the centre of Tavistock, Devon England
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/24/2007 12:39:10 PM
Waymark Code: WM1QGH
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member NFreitas
Views: 70

Long Description:
Situated on the site of a former Benedictine Abbey overlooking the church in the historical market town of Tavistock - known as the Gateway to the Moors.

The ideal base for touring the West Country and its many historical houses and gardens within easy reach: The Eden Project, The Garden House, Cothele and Buckland Abbey to name but a few.

The hotel has 29 beautiful en-suite bedrooms and boasts 2 AA Red Rosettes for the food. The aim is to give their guests a taste of good old fashioned English hospitality.

Name of the Hotel: Bedford Hotel

Plymouth Road Tavistock Devon UK

Number of Rooms: 29

Height in floors: 2

Hotel since: 01/01/1822

Date Building was built: 01/01/1720

First use of building:
Offices and residence for the Duke of Bedford's agent

Historic Hotel (Historic Building, National Monument or similar): yes

Urban Hotel (located in a village or town): yes

Mountains Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Historic Place nearby (Unesco or National monument/site less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Hotel website (if available): [Web Link]

Hotel Rating: Not listed

Beachs Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): Not Listed

Major Pilgrimage Place Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil. Consider any religion).: Not Listed

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