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YHA Cardiff

Wedal Road, Cardiff CF14 3QX, Wales
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

As a group of 18 year-olds, the hostel completely suited our needs. We live in Bristol, so decided to drive to Cardiff for a night out Saturday night. There was free parking on site, which was great. The receptionist was really helpful and was willing to advise us on directions and places to go out. The room we were in... More

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Perth, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This was my fourth visit to Cardiff and my third stay in the YHA here, but my first since the revival of Doctor Who - and as my reason for returning was to see the Doctor Who Experience, I was delighted to see that the hostel had renamed its dorms after the actors who've played the Doctor, and painted the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The room we had was comfortable with ensuite bathroom. Unfortunately, the staff member we spoke with at reception when we arrived was extremely rude and unfriendly. He was unhelpful when we asked him questions and difficult when asked about the breakfast they provide. The hostel itself was quiet. Location was quite far from Cardiff city centre. Overall, a comfortable hostel... More

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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

It's a shame this hostel is going to be closing later this year, I had a great stay there. Very basic, but everything you need- we had a reasonably sized, bright room with an en suite. Absolutely wonderful staff and customer service! Good value breakfast and comfortable living room. Would stay again!

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London
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

A friend and I stayed here for one night on the 15th/16th March 2014. We were travelling from London to Cardiff to see a gig. A hostel wasn't our first choice, however, because of the 6 nations Wales v Scotland match that day, nearly all of the hotels in town were booked up with only ridiculous prices left. However, we... More

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

A group of us stayed here in a shared dorm for a night in February. It was brilliant value and exactly what you would expect from a YHA. The lady at reception was super friendly when we arrived. Great customer service. The rooms are what you expect and need from a YHA, bed was comfy and clean. Only criticism is... More

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Redruth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Visited in October half term to "do Cardiff" - uni, town and bay - 2 adults 2 teenagers - cost us £98 for 2 nights B&B in an ensuite room so cannot complain about value for money. The hostel is basic but clean and our room (room 5) was quite small - 2 sets of bunks 2 chairs but no... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

We stayed as a group in a dorm. It was all we wanted and we were happy we had our own shower. We met some Australian guests and had a fun time. Clean rooms and friendly staff. The beds weren't too comfortable but did the job especially after a few to drink. Had to get a taxi into main town... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Basic hostel. Everything worked well an things were clean. With lockers provided. Only down side was that there was four plug for 14 people to use in our room so limited recharging for phones, computer and etc. also a little light above each bed would be helpful as well. But everything was fine otherwise.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

I love YHA's either on my own or with my family but I'm glad I didn't bring my kids here. It got me a bed for the night but I did have to share the dorm with girls off out on the town. I was doing a canoe assessment the next day so really did need to get my head... More

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Address: Wedal Road, Cardiff CF14 3QX, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff > Cathays
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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