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The Royal Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   88 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DW, Wales (City Centre)
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Me and my friend had a twin room on the 8th of December, good location good staff, forgotten to order veggie breakfast, no problem the staff and cheft sorted it out for me straight away. When we come back to Cardiff we will be using The Royal Hotel again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

went 2 see concert in cardiff . stayed overnight in the royal .great location in center of city. staff very nice .rooms were lovely, clean,tidy size bathroom. loved the bed really comfy. will book again for sure

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is well situated in the centre of Cardiff, preferred rates for parking in a nearby NCP. We had booked 9 rooms and all were to an excellent standard. The disappointment was the cooked breakfast, which had been kept warm for several hours. There was plenty of selection of cold breakfast items.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at The Royal Hotel on a two day break during the week. We booked a standard double, and I was concerned as I had read that the rooms were cramped. Perhaps compared to the deluxe they are, but for us it was perfect, absolutely nothing to worry about. If, like most on a city break, you plan to spend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here last minute instead of tackling the train home after a concert. It was reasonable, clean, lovely room with modern wooden floor, had a quiet part of the hotel and view wasn't too bad either. Staff were friendly on arrival and would choose this over the local premier inn/travelodge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised! Upon arrival the walk up two flights of stairs to the reception seems a little off putting, but don't let this be your first impression. The reception area is lovely and staff very welcoming, it's exceptionally clean and the burning candles are a lovely touch. Check in was speedy, the rooms exceptionally comfortable and clean. I especially... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hotel, really friendly staff and located in the centre of Cardiff. Lovely rooms with plenty of different toiletries in the bathroom which makes a nice change - we have stayed in some hotels where they just have a soap dispenser on the wall !!!! Our favourite hotel in Cardiff.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

And service, rooms are a good size though the rooms on the top floor (at least the one I stayed in) have very high windows so you can't see much out of them. Very clean and comfortable rooms and a good price given into literally in the centre of Cardiff! Restaurants, pubs, bars and clubs all on your doorstep! Oh... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The entry to the hotel should have gave us a warning, unclean, fag ends and rubbish, reception staff ok but seemed more content with not taking their eyes away from the computer. Bed ideal if your a Hobbit, however the maintenance young lads were outstanding and polite as was the bar manager. Very noisy front rooms on St Mary Street,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been staying at the Royal regularly for the past 18 months, and always enjoyed my stay. I used to stay every fortnight however over the Summer my trips were put on hold and I had a 3 month break from travel. I visited the Royal in November and I have to say I was very disappointed. The air... More 

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Address: 88 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DW, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff > City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Royal Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Cardiff
The Royal Hotel Cardiff, Wales
Hotel Style:
#19 Business Hotel in Cardiff
#22 Romantic Hotel in Cardiff

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