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Austins Guesthouse

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went with friends to watch the football and wanted somewhere cheap. Compared to other hotels in the centre I was wondering what the catch would be, there's not. I would recommend this place to anyone, a real gem.

Thank Rhodri M
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Booked this guest house as cheapest we could find near to St Davids Hall. It's about a 10 minute walk with dozens of pubs and restaurants near by. Parking is limited as residential parking scheme but there are car parks as you're in the centre of Cardiff. Guest house spotlessly clean with tea/coffee making facilities in the room along with...

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great location just across the river from the rugby ground. Good basic clean room and a good nights sleep. Staff were friendly and helpful and overall a good value hotel in the centre of Cardiff.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this guest house and the people were really friendly that own it and I was shown to my room on the ground floor (no stairs which was a blessing in disguise) and the 1st thing I said when I walked in the room was "it is really nice"and I received a polite "thankyou i'm glad you like...

Thank hols256
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the family apartment for 2 nights and it was fantastic for our family of 5. Three twin beds in one bedroom were perfect for the kids, with a double in the other bedroom for us. There was a small kitchenette with a fridge, microwave and kettle, as well as an assortment of tea and coffee. One half...

Thank kmc94
Austins11, Owner at Austins Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. You have managed to describe Austins beautifully. This is exactly what we are all about. No frills great value family friendly B&B right in the heart of the city. Please come see us again you are always welcome at our house.

Witney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I stayed here over the weekend of Judgement Day and the location is great. Room was right at the top of building with shower in room.(shower was weak but usable) As a base for what we wanted it was great. Did not have breakfast so cannot comment. Overall very happy with all. Would happily return.

Thank Craig J
Austins11, Owner at Austins Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review - really appreciated. Come back and see us again soon you are always welcome at our house.

Turin, Italy
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

After arriving at about 2pm and check in being very easy and quick I was shown to my room which was a single with shower, it was very clean and well presented,which I was very happy with. The guesthouse is located opposite the principality stadium so just a short walk to the city centre and castle. The parking around the...

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Austins11, Owner at Austins Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and I am pleased to know you enjoyed your time with us at Austins. I am sorry to hear you were a little frustrated at check-out but you have to admit it was still very very early in the morning for most people. We can't seem to get it right can we and please everyone. Breakfast...

County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Austins for two nights in the 2 bed apartment-accommodation was just as promised on the website. The kitchenette was well equipped and the whole place very clean and fresh. We were very pleased and have already booked to stay again.

Thank GerLMcK
Austins11, Owner at Austins Guesthouse, responded to this review

That's great to hear - thank you so much for your lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you to Austins again very soon.

Lille, France
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed at Austins for 2 nights in a superior ensuite double room last week and I'm very happy with the experience. It was our first B&B and it felt very welcoming - check in and check out was very easy, and we received a very friendly welcome. The location is very convenient as it is only a five minutes...

Thank Adelehah
Austins11, Owner at Austins Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for your good review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay overall. No need to worry there is little to no noise at all from the Millennium Stadium during concert and big match events. Our beds are very good quality Millbrook mattresses - most people think they are very comfortable. Breakfast is just £6.00 this is nor expensive - this...

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Stayed here last week with my daughter. Excellent Guest house. Very clean, newly refurbished. We Stayed in a twin room with kitchen in Austins 2. The beds and pillows were comfortable, the bedding was fresh smelling like it had been line dried. Great location just a short walk 5-10 mins from the castle. Great value for money. Highly recommended for...

Thank Julie B
Austins11, Owner at Austins Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review much appreciated. We really enjoy being able to to serve people like you. It makes all our hard work worthwhile. Come and see us again soon. You are always welcome at my house.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small friendly B&B in Cardiff City Centre. 300m from Cardiff Castle and overlooking the river. The Central Bus and Train Station is a 10 minute walk along the riverbank. All the main attractions including the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff International Areana and all the shops and restaurants are just a few minutes walk from our door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Austins Guesthouse

Address: 11 Coldstream Terrace, Cardiff CF11 6LJ, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: €40 - €110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Austins Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Austins Hotel Cardiff
Austins Guesthouse Cardiff, Wales
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“Some rooms do not have an ensuite bathroom - check when booking!”
Adelehah, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“my room was in the second guest house and lovely”
josiek174, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sleep Quality was a bit of an issue because of the noice of seagulls. Still its not a thing to complain.”
yomalamarathunga, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in room 9 in the twin room”
andybate1967, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Shared room bathroom is 5 star”
Mekongmarcus, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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