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Address: Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, Wales
Phone Number: CF10 5BZ
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Description: Overlooking the Bay and with a chic, cosmopolitan atmosphere, Mermaid Quay...
Overlooking the Bay and with a chic, cosmopolitan atmosphere, Mermaid Quay is where Cardiff comes to relax.Just five minutes from the city centre, it's the perfect destination for relaxing, partying or splashing out on a bit of retail therapy or personal pampering.The wealth of waterfront restaurants, cafes and bars with menus from around the world mean there's something for every taste and pocket - from a quick snack to a leisurely, luxury meal.And, if it's laughs you're after, there's nowhere better than the Glee Club - one of the UK's top stand-up venues.Meanwhile shops and services range from stylish boutiques offering hot fashions & accessories, fine foods, fabulous furnishings and great gifts to Ken Picton's award-winning hair dressing salon & spa.
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visited for two days this week, weather very wet, but walked round this area and saw lots of bars and restaurants, also lots of children's activities sadly closed due to weather... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

visited for two days this week, weather very wet, but walked round this area and saw lots of bars and restaurants, also lots of children's activities sadly closed due to weather conditions, boat trips did still seem to be running but didn't risk the water taxis as there was a sign up that said due to weather conditions this services... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I will never forget how much fun we had. The caveat is that we do not have carnivals like this in America. The ferris wheel goes like 80MPH, the slide gave us skin burns, and the fun house was an obstacle course. I know that sounds negative ... NO WAY! It was a carnival for the Extreme Sports fans. It... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

A tourist area by day and party hell at night, if you are into clubbing, pub crawling, dress up for a night out, this is the place.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

A beautiful place to visit lots of places to eat, interesting places to see , I need to go back didn't have enough time to fully explore

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

We love it here!!! Such a nice atmosphere and so much to see!! Right by the sea, love the board walk, then there is the old and new government buildings as well as the Millenium Opera house. This time if the year there is the Cardiff Bay Beach too where there us a fair, a beach a paddling pool and... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

A beautiful place to just sit and people watch, very chilled out place. worth a visit. Lots of restaurants to chose from, busy with boat trips across the bay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

The voice of food here is excellent; loads of different types of food served in the numerous eating houses. There are plenty of bars for a drink too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

We love 'Mermaid Quay Cardiff Waterfront', a place where we can eat/drink/shop and relax to enjoy the view of Cardiff bay. Wish we can stay longer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

Great area, lots to see and do. We visited during the summer, there was a funfair with beach. Variety of shops and restaurants.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

It's the perfect place to relax, have a good meal while you're there! Visiting Mermaid Quay to have a good relaxing day out with your friends and family is recommended!

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