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ML Lodge

108 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DX, Wales (Formerly Millennium Lodge)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This lodge is pretty basic. The location is great, and for groups it has spacious rooms with an en suite bathroom. I travelled with 4 other girls, we were travelling for a night out. I was dreading this Lodge when we all decided to book, but it was the cheapest we could find and didn't want to spend over £40... More 

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Simon6567, Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Paige for your review. I am glad you have enjoyed most parts of your stay. There is different room types on each level so this is why your rooms will have been apart. I agree the walls do need painting and we are in the process of doing this. We have a lot of positive reviews as well... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My room was fine. Clean, tidy with plenty of room. Good shower. The only real drawback was two steep flight of stairs. Had to give a £20 deposit for the key at the Sandringham. Check in easy. The motel is actually better than it looks from the outside. Outside is only one small doorway. I wanted a cheap and cheerful... More 

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Simon6567, General Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Edwyn for your review I am very pleased that you have enjoyed your stay and I hope that we shall welcome you again soon. Kind regards, Simon More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I reviewed this hotel a few months ago and as was back in Cardiff decided to stay again. As per my last stay the hotel is pretty basic but amazing value for money. Again the rooms are very clean although a little run down. I slept well although if I can make one suggested please replace the mattress in room... More 

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Simon6567, Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you John for another excellent review. It was a pleasure to welcome you again. I will mention the mattress to the owners so I am sure they will act on your comments. Kamil (Polish Waiter) passes on his thanks to you also. Kind regards, Chris More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

After reading reviews on here to say that I wasn't looking forward to my stay is an understatement. However, I was genuinely surprised, it wasn't all that bad. I can't comment on the checking in process as my friend checked in prior to my arrival, though I do know that you must check in at another hotel, it's just across... More 

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Simon6567, Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your balanced review. I am glad that you have enjoyed your stay. Please note that whilst we have no reception on site there is a telephone in the room. This connects to the hotel across the road that you checked in to and is open 24 hours a day. Kind regards, Chris More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I have a little time to spare and after reading some of the reviews, i thought I'd add my own. So read on, as you may be surprised like myself! This would be my third stay in the ML lodge now. I would honestly say that I would choose this hotel over any in the city centre as overall it... More 

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Simon6567, Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Wow Thank you so much for your well written review. It must have taken you ages. I am so pleased that you have enjoyed your visits and hope that you will make many more. We strive to offer value. As you say we do not want to hide the fact that we have stairs so we do list this. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for initially one night and another night after my meeting ran over. The second night the hotel went out of their way to get me a room, phoning me to confirm they had managed to sort a room. Firstly each room I stayed in way pretty basic and dated... The carpets were worn and the... More 

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Simon6567, General Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you John for such a fantastic review. It really helps us to receive such positive comments I am very happy that you have had a nice stay and hope that we can welcome you again. I will pass on your kind words to all the staff. Kind regards, Chris More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Dirty, not really a budget hotel, room 7 at the top , way to many stairs, had hardly any sleep what so ever with noise from the street (Tuesday night) glad it wasn't a weekend with the pubs and clubs, it was as if the window was open , would NOT recommend to anyone !

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Simon6567, Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

I am very sorry that you have not enjoyed your stay. We are very centrally located but not next to any pubs or clubs so I am also frustrated that there was street noise especially early in the week. This is rare. We do have rooms off the main street and these can be requested. We do as you say... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I booked a room here as it was the best value I could find for a single person in the city centre. I had a spacious single room and bathroom, everything beautifully clean, lovely fresh towels, very efficient shower, a desk to sit at, good TV, teamaking, armchair, comfy bed - in fact it was all perfect! The first night... More 

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Simon6567, General Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive review. I am very happy that you have enjoyed your stay and that you would return in the future. I look forward to welcoming you. Kind regards, Chris More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Its a great cosy little budget hotel. It is clearly marked on the door that there is no lift so one cannot say one was not warned. The staff are very helpful and friendly which is an absolute plus. Clean, decent budget accommodation. Would stay there again

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Simon6567, Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It helps us greatly and I am thankful to you for writing it. I hope we shall welcome you again in the future More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Gud size room clean n staff where very helpfull and polite. We will most certainly use this lodge again, its ideal for a place to crash the only thing wrong was there wernt enough tea n coffee n breakfast was lush x

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Simon6567, Manager at ML Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Katie for your superb comments. It is great to read that you have enjoyed yourself. Hopefully as you say we will see you again in the future and if so please contact reception regarding extra tea and coffee as they have plentiful supplies at the desk. More 

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