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Celebrations

Unique social spaces - At the Kingfisher we know how to throw a party! With a choice of unique spaces the possibilities are endless and best of all – you can sleep over. If you are looking for a small, relaxed dinner or a big, loud bash, we cater for all occasions. Hangover cures are not included…

Birthdays, Anniversaries – or any excuse for a party!

From birthdays to anniversaries to baby showers. We will ensure that you and your loved ones have the BEST time with us.  Celebrate in the buzzy atmosphere of the pub or choose a quieter space in one of our private rooms.

Our private rooms include the Riverside Tavern with holds up to 60 guests, The Tithe Barn which caters for up to 90 guests and for smaller parties we also have the Northill and Southill which can fit up to 40.

We can cater for all budgets and dietary requirements.

Prices start from xxx

Wakes or Celebration of Life

At The Kingfisher our beautiful riverside location offers opportunities to reflect and celebrate the life of your loved one in stylish, traditional surroundings.

We know what a difficult time this is, and our team have experience of delivering the most special of days, working with you to ensure every detail is taken care of and making sure that your loved one has the best possible send off.

We offer two different style packages and an optional arrival drinks package, if it is bespoke you are looking for, then please just ask and we can do that too.

Find out more

The Kingfisher Cardington Road Bedford

Barns Hotel,
Cardington Road,
Bedford
MK44 3SA

reservations@thekingfisherbedford.co.uk
01234 270044

Dance like no one is watching, sing like no one’s listening, work like you don’t need the money and party like there is no tomorrow

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