Weddings at The Bedford Swan Hotel

The Perfect Wedding Venue in Bedford

Built in 1794 for the 5th Duke of Bedford, this elegant hotel in the heart of Bedford overlooks the River Ouse; the perfect location for a fairy-tale wedding.

This stunning venue has beautiful 18th-century architecture and an impressive outlook onto the river, perfect for wedding photos.

The Bedford Swan is a licensed venue for civil ceremonies meaning that you can keep your wedding and reception all in the one place and the guests can enjoy staying the night in our luxury rooms, keeping travel to a minimum.

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Our wedding coordinators have the skills, contacts and experience to help your big day run like clockwork. We pride ourselves on being able to deliver the perfect bespoke wedding, so don’t hesitate to ask and we’ll do everything we can to make your wedding day even more special.

We also offer a range of wedding packages, each with a great range of features so all you have to do is choose and then relax while we take care of every detail.

To start planning your perfect day call us on 01234 346 565, email us at or simply complete the form below and we will get in touch as soon as we can.