The Knife and Cleaver

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
The Grove, Houghton Conquest, Bedford, MK45 3LA, United Kingdom
4.4 out of 5 rating 83 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Knife and Cleaver in Bedford, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Woburn Safari Park and Greensand Ridge Walk. This bed & breakfast is 15 mi (24.2 km) from Gullivers Land and 15.2 mi (24.4 km) from Xscape.


Stay in one of 9 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


At The Knife and Cleaver, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served on weekdays from 7 AM to 11:30 AM and on weekends from 8 AM to 11:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Greensand Ridge Walk - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
The Beach - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Wrest Park & Gardens - 9.3 km / 5.8 mi
St. Paul's Church - 9.6 km / 6 mi
Wrest Park - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Woburn Safari Park - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Bedford Park - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Priory Country Park - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Shuttleworth Collection - 15.4 km / 9.6 mi
Swiss Garden - 15.7 km / 9.8 mi
Woburn Abbey - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi
Shortmead House - 20.2 km / 12.6 mi
Stotfold Watermill & Nature Reserve - 23.1 km / 14.3 mi
MK1 Shopping and Leisure Park - 24 km / 14.9 mi
Gullivers Land - 24.2 km / 15 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LTN-Luton) - 28 km / 17.4 mi
Cambridge (CBG) - 62.8 km / 39 mi

The preferred airport for The Knife and Cleaver is London (LTN-Luton).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10:30 PM.
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 10 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking