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The Avala Guest House

156 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 1DJ T, Wales
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Ranked #19 of 43 Cardiff B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I stayed here for Heineken cup last weekend with three others we had a very good time Cardiff is the most amazing and friendliest city I have ever been to the avala is pretty good also clean handy for the city centre comfortable beds even though on main road rooms are sound proofed as it didn't bother us. Very friendly... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Stayed for two nights.Location was quite good (and easy to find), walking distance from the center of Cardiff (<10min) and with very often buses. Rooms were comfortable, very clean and quiet, we had no complaints whatsoever. Compared to average Cardiff accommodation, very good value for money.

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Wales
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Great location, comfortable nights sleep. My room was quite spacious with a small but adequate en suite. This place was perfect for my needs and would definitely stay there again. Friendly staff. Free car park was also an added bonus. Would definitely recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

It's near the bus stop so location wise it's okay. The rooms were big and beautiful. They had provided towels when we arrived. Unfortunately, the wi-fi did not reach the rooms so you had to stay at the lobby the whole time. Had a nice stay there.

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

This guest house is very dated and tired, but extremely clean. The rooms are basic, shower room is very small, but overall it is clean and does its job. The location is excellent, took us 20 mins to walk from town centre and bus stop was just outside, £1.70 into town. We paid £82.50 for a triple room and while... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We stayed here for 3 days. Building is very nice, very clean rooms. Easy to find. Everything within walking distance. Good points - car park and every room is en-suite! One big let down - luck of customer service! I had to beg for milk for kids in the morning! Excuses I was given - 'I am on my own... More

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Wirral
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8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We stayed here for a long weekend. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The rooms are comfortable modern and spotlessly clean. The car park at the back of the house is very useful. Situated on a busy road and a ten minute walk into the town centre. Well worth the money.

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Amlwch, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Stayed Here For Two Nights , Extremely Clean And Comfortable , Will Definitely Stay Here Again . Cardiff City Centre Only A 15 Minute Walk Away , Friendly Staff Too , Once Again Many Thanks .... See You Soon Hopefully

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Cheap and cheerful friendly guest house, no frills just basic accommodation well situated for the city at a great price. Would recommend for a short stay. The staff are most helpful and friendly. It even has its own carpark included in the price!

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Cornwall
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19 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We stayed here on Monday 10th June, having travelled to Cardiff to see Rihanna at the Millenium Stadium. We parked our car in the car park at the rear of the property. After checking in, we caught a bus right outside the B & B into the Town Centre. You can buy an all day ticket for £3.40 and use... More

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Address: 156 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 1DJ T, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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The Avala Guest House is a well presented Victorian property with 16 rooms all en-suite. The rooms range from singles, double, twin and family rooms. All rooms come with LCD TV and freeview and also have complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. There is also free parking and Wifi in our guests' TV lounge. The Avala is 15 minutes walk from the centre of Cardiff and also has excellent public transport links. ... more   less 
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