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Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Longuiel Close | Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff CF10 4EE, Wales
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
MBhardwaj Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

breakfast inclusive was amazing even though hotel is express. we were too lazy to go out for dinner reception provided takeaway menus from near by places for very small tray charge. would definitely like to mention a lovely breakfast staff Waldek .. a perfect ' one man army' very friendly, nice to kids. Housekeeping were good too Cardiff Bay too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed there for 2 nights 13th & 14th Feb. Everything was amazing, my partner and I were really surprised all of the staffs we encountered during our stay are all nice, helpful and friendly.Before coming for that weekend I emailed to request for wine in the room & canal view and hotel directions and Michael has been really helpful and... More 

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11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights on the 20th and 21st of February 2015. All off the staff that we encountered were very friendly and professional. Special thank you to MIchael, Sam and Meredith on reception.You are all a credit to the hotel. I had a broken ankle and the offer of relocating rooms was appreciated. The hotel... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a mixed review as there are good points and not so good points. On booking this hotel my Husband spoke to someone via live chat who said they would book interconnecting rooms as we are a large family. This was a great idea so that we can easily get to each other. However on arrival we were only... More 

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear aachmum Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay and for this really valuable feedback. I'm sorry that despite using the fantastic live chat feature on our website there was some confusion over the rooms which you had booked. We have a few interconnecting rooms in the hotel and of course during busy times such as half... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a very pleasant stay here, lovely clean hotel with staff that are very friendly, helpful and made the stay most enjoyable. I would especially like to give a mention to Waldek who was amazing...every morning of our stay. So polite, helpful, worked so hard, in fact I rarely see anybody working as hard and putting so much passion in... More 

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Saxo1974 Many thanks for your lovely review and in particular for your really kind words for Waldek - he is thrilled to read this. I agree that it's great to see so much passion at work! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Karen Matthews General Manager More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for two nights to catch up with friends and shop,sightseeing. Arrived late afternoon after an horrendous journey up sure it was a monsoon and road works,diversions everywhere. Greeted on reception by a lovely smiling girl which straight away helped. Had a room on third floor overlooking the old dock. Maybe our room was a little dated but was... More 

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Teresa H It's always great to hear when we have helped to make a guest stay an enjoyable one and of course to know that you plan on returning. We hope to welcome you back soon. Thank you for the wonderful review! Kind Regards Karen Matthews General Manager More 

West Country
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101 reviews 101 reviews
37 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is like many in this chain, however, the staff special on this stay we could not have asked more of them. The breakfast were very good and the waiter on the Monday morning light up the day he was so helpful and happy it was catching everyone appeared to be uplifted by this man so happy at his... More 

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear RicRicardo Many thanks for the lovely review following your recent stay with us. It's great to be able to share your fab comments with the team. We hope to welcome you back again soon Kind Regards Karen Matthews General Manager More 

Telford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here on the 16th of feb with my wife and 2 children and i must say from the time i walked through the front door until i left all the staff were very friendly and made us feel very welcome. The breakfast was excellent with plenty of choice and the cleaner breakfast man was very funny and kept... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay,the hotel is in a great location. We met Penny our cleaner and she was really friendly and helpful and our room was spotless! We cant wait to come back because there is loads to do in Cardiff Bay.

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Kylie1971 We can't wait to welcome you back! Feel free to take a look at the IHG Website for some great offers. Best Wishes Karen Matthews General Manager More 

Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staid in this hotel for one night. It is very easy to find in a nice setting location. Once we walk through the door we were welcomed by the man working on reception, who seamed very helpful and efficient. The hotel seamed lovely and just basic standard great for a short stay. On the way to the room i seamed... More 

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Agne A Many thanks for your great feedback following your recent stay with us. I do hope that we will be able to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards Karen Matthews General Manager More 

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Address: Longuiel Close | Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff CF10 4EE, Wales
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Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay Hotel Cardiff
Holiday Inn Cardiff Bay
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay Wales
Hotel Style:
#12 Family Hotel in Cardiff
#18 Romantic Hotel in Cardiff

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