The Knife and Cleaver

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
The Grove, Houghton Conquest, Bedford, MK45 3LA, United Kingdom
4.5 out of 5 rating 534 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
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 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from Woburn Abbey and 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from Gullivers Land.


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. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. English breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

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
Marston Vale Millennium Country Park - 4.5 km / 2.8 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
Chiltern Hills - 15.1 km / 9.4 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
Sundon Hills Country Park - 17.2 km / 10.7 mi
Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club - 21.1 km / 13.1 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 may be 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. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

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.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 8.50 per person (approximately)
  • 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
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Upper floors accessible by stairs only