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Lincoln House Private Hotel

118 - 120 Cathedral Road, Cardiff CF11 9LQ, Wales
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Ranked #1 of 82 hotels in Cardiff
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Doha, Qatar
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you are looking for a boutique hotel in walking distance to Cardiff city centre but away from the maddening crowds then Lincoln House is highly recommended. We booked the Apartment for three days and had a really relaxing time. Slept well. Enjoyed hearty Welsh breakfasts and even a few G&Ts in the hotel bar. The Lincoln House Hotel is... More

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10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The house was nice and quaint and the location quiet but still close to the city centre. The rooms were comfortable (espescially the larger double room) and the breakfast selection great! Friendly and helpfull staff.

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Beaverton, Oregon
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful boutique hotel. Well appointed and maintained. Plenty of off street parking. Well prepared breakfasts. The staff was very pleasant, attentive and accommodating. The room was sufficient (King room) and quite comfortable. One of our best stays in the UK.

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Sydney, Australia
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171 reviews 171 reviews
26 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had done a lot of research on where to stay in Cardiff, and can honestly say that we believe that we picked the right spot. Easy to find, in a great location, and so beautifully presented. We had originally booked for what was the smallest room in the house, but they had a cancellation and we paid an extra... More

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Kibworth Beauchamp, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful hotel, and probably all you need to know is that they have proper China tea cups in the bedrooms and at the breakfast table. Clean, slightly chintzy in its styling, quality bedding, quiet. Friendly reception staff. The breakfast was so impressive. The array of colours and shapes from the fresh fruits on offer, along with the selection of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel has plenty of character, in a good state of repair, clean, the staff were absolutely excellent, the parking was sufficient during our stay and the breakfast was particularly good. I could not fault the hotel in anyway and I would not hesitate to book again.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted to stay on Cathedral Road and so this came up on Trip Advisor and proved to be a very good choice. Had a large room on the ground floor which suited all our needs. Breakfasts were very good- absolutely masses of choice and had the opportunity of trying the Laverbread, which I really enjoyed. Found all the staff to... More

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London, England
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10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our two day stay at this slightly quirky bed & breakfast hotel which combines old-fashioned and modern elements. The building dates from 1900 and retains many original features. Our bedroom and bathroom were spotlessly clean, our only complaint being that the bed was too narrow and springy for our liking. The breakfasts are exceptionally good and served by... More

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Bridgwater, England, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall a brilliant and comfy stay, not to far from the town & situated near the park. I was pleased with the price & the warm welcome from the hotel managers and colleagues < also very polite. Needed an extra fan because of really hot weather & was able to get one straight away, also liked the fact the bedrooms... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just have to tell you about this excellent hotel in Cardiff .We've stayed there several times and each time we have been so impressed . The staff are lovely, the breakfasts are absolutely delicious and the rooms are clean and very comfortable. I have stayed in hundreds of hotels either through my work or for pleasure and this is... More

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Address: 118 - 120 Cathedral Road, Cardiff CF11 9LQ, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
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Lincoln House Private Hotel Cardiff, Wales

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The Victorian hotel in the heart of Cardiff Imagine all the benefits of Victorian splendor in a hotel just minutes from Europe’s youngest, most vibrant capital. Welcome to Lincoln House Private Hotel in Cardiff, South Wales.Whether you are visiting the Welsh capital for business, sport, culture, relaxation or for the city’s busy nightlife, our traditional bed and breakfast offers some of the best-placed accommodation in Cardiff. Built in 1900, this Victorian Town House has been caringly restored and developed to provide today’s guest with all the comforts of modern living in an authentic Victorian atmosphere. Lincoln House Hotel in Cardiff - an oasis of tranquility on the very doorstep of an energetic and lively capital city. Situated in a select area of Cardiff, Cathedral Road often referred to as "The Chelsea of Cardiff", the hotel is within easy walking distance of the City Centre, stunning Millennium Stadium, Cardiff Castle, Universities, Museum, Civic Centre & Swalec Stadium (Cricket Ground). Much more than just a bed and breakfast in Cardiff. All the luxury of a Victorian town house caringly restored to provide the benefits and comforts of a modern B&B. Full Welsh breakfast. Luxury beds. Full en-suite facilities. Free Wi-Fi. Broadband internet. Laundry service. Flat screen digital Freeview television. Free private car park. Tea and coffee facilities. Email, fax and photocopying facilities. ... more   less 
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