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88 St. Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DW Wales See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Good location for the rail and St. David's Hall but not disabled friendly - side entrance with stairs up and then stairs down to a lift to get to the reception - very strange - staff did not offer any assistance with luggage. Hotel was...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Me and my partner stayed in this hotel as it was the best deal so I thought for us for the night. Well when we came in we entered where there was a lot of stairs (which was fine we got used to that) Check...More

Thank AlysJ3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is centrally located halfway between Cardiff Central train station and Cardiff Castle. Although the address is listed as “88 St Mary Street,” note that the hotel is part of a group of buildings on a corner; for some reason, the hotel is actually...More

Thank ModestoLori
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good central location was an advantage, still a bit far from the university area where I had to go daily. Noisy in outdoor and corridor areas. feels slightly unsafe during night hours with people hanging around right outside the steps.

Thank Aryansooren
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 nights and the hotel is very good. Clean rooms with comfortable beds, friendly staff and a great location in the middle of the city. The bar was fine and friendly too. We never ate there as there are many good cafes...More

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Description
The closest hotel to the Millennium Stadium gates. The Royal Hotel is the oldest of all the Cardiff hotels and has been welcoming guests to our fantastic city since it first opened it's doors in 1866. Our rich ...More history includes the Captain Scott Room, where Captain Scott and his expedition team held their final public banquet before setting sail to the South Pole. Home to the Barbarians for 25 years etc. etc. Recently refurbished throughout, we're working on the next stages including free WiFi now available in every bedroom. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$55 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Cardiff
,
The Royal Hotel Cardiff, Wales
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$55 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Cardiff
,
The Royal Hotel Cardiff, Wales
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
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Traveller (280)
Room & Suite (240)
Dining (33)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Amenities (3)
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Questions & Answers
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Beamer T
8 July 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
It is much shorter walk than 5 minutes - more like 1-2 mins maximum - we are the closest Hotel to the Stadium. :)
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Joey3Liverpool
14 January 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Hello, yes all rooms have irons and ironing boards in them. :)
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mikeWalesU_k_
26 December 2016|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Hello - you would either need to get a taxi (about £20-25) or get the T9 bus to the centre of Cardiff. :)
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Room Tips
"An old building so no double glazing and as we had a street side room, the traffic noise woke me up"
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"Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter than those overlooking the street."
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"The pricier larger rooms are worth the money"
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"Cinema rooms are fun but not worth the money"
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