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The Royal Hotel

88 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DW, Wales
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Ranked #21 of 81 Hotels in Cardiff
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
antonella_imparato Bexley, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bexley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have stayed at the Royal Cardiff Hotel earlier this week. I was attending Blue concert at the St David's Hall with two other friends. The location was perfect for us. We arrived very early and we were kindly told we could not check in, but the luggage could be stored. We went for a tour around the centre, however... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked this as we were going to see Paloma Faith. Hotel extremely central. The rooms were quiet (surprisingly due to its location) clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly and helpful. Bargain considering the price we paid.

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Swansea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here several times with the girlfriend, and have loved it everytime, well situated, but not easy to find, cracking prices and a fantastic room, due for another stay in May 😀 can't wait really looking forward to it... Plenty of nightlife around and plenty of fast food outlets ideal if ur staying there after a gig

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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked one night at the Royal Hotel for a business trip. The entrance to the hotel was a small door leading to a small lift (which I hate) and it was a four floor climb up to reception. I saw later that the former grand entrance ans stircase had been given over to a pub. I had asked for... More 

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped over for one evening on business; good location, WiFi throughout, clean room, friendly staff and good rate. Parking recommended by Hotel is nearby, old fashioned NCP multistory which seemed to attract groups of youths - will explore alternatives if I visit again. Given location it might get noisy on a weekend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is central to bus and rail station and many shops plus ruby stadium 5mins walk away. A very old building but lovely inside. With a unusual way of getting to reception lifts to all room. Which my room was very clean and all I needed for two night stay while attending seminar. Staff were very friendly and helpful .... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Royal Hotel is on Mary Street,it is perfect for shoping ,Rugby matches in Cardiff. and shows.There are Fantastic places to eat , great bars ,pubs within walking distance.The staff are ,great there is a bar in the hotel also they do a fabulous breakfast .I came with two friends one who had her birthday there.We recomend the hotel could... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 1 night after the Ireland vs Wales. Rugby game. Location couldn't be better, with the bus station to Cardiff Airport literally across the road as well as all the main pubs we could find and of course the millennium stadium. The only downside and I'm being picky is to get outside from you have to travel quite... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous hotel. Lovely spacious and comfortable room. Very friendly and helpful staff. Excellent location, right next door to O'Neills pub and beside Millenium Stadium. I would thoroughly recommend here

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Wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is perfectly located for anything in the city centre. Shops, theatres and sport all immediately accessible. The hotel has great character and is very clean. The room has everything you need for a short stay with a very comfortable bed. Most importantly, the room and bathroom were very clean. A very nice breakfast in the spacious Captain Scott... More 

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