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36 Cathedral Road | Pontcanna, Cardiff CF11 9LL, Wales
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Cayo Arms
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Ranked #28 of 44 Cardiff B&B and Inns
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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119 reviews 119 reviews
52 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Cayo is just outside the main City Centre, and therefore isnt as expensive as the central hotels. Walking distance to the castle, but probably best to get a taxi from the station. The Cayo is a residential pub, so there is obviously associated noise. Allowing for that, the hotel is great value for money. Nice and clean ,comfortable bedrooms... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The staff were all so lovely and nothing seemed to be too much trouble for them! Just so nice and friendly! Very good price and with breakfast included and 20% off any other food, you couldn't ask for more! The food was also tasty and great sized portions! The rooms were lovely...tea/coffee making facilities, tv and a very comfortable bed!... More

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stayed here as a group of 4 friends, mid-week for three nights and were very impressed with our stay from start to finish. The staff were very friendly and polite, our room was much better than we'd anticipated considering how very reasonably priced it was. The location is great, within easy walking distance of buses to key attractions in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

after a busy day in Cardiff we checked in to this great hotel. the staff were warm and welcoming and showed us to our room. he also showed us the fire escape and told us all the relevant information for the hotel. much to our surprise there was a tv in our room. the room was very spacious and had... More

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We booked a room for 4 for 2 nights for the Heineken Cup weekend & were extremely pleased with the accommodation, especially for the price. The hotel is 20 minutes walk from Cardiff Central station & you pass the Millennium Stadium on the way. A reasonably quiet area, but not far to walk to the busy town centre. The room... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Had a fantastic nights stay at the Cayo Arms the Landlady was very helpful and accomadating. The breakfast in the morning was superb and the fact that I am vegetarian was catered for. The beer was also fairly priced. Will definitly be booking again.

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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The hotel is situated right next to a park which is strolling distance from Cardiff Castle and the centre of town. Although the room was quite basic the staff were friendly and the breakfast was good. The Wifi was a bit dodgy apart from that it was a pleasant stay.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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51 reviews 51 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The Hotel was helpful from the very beginning. They helped us with our bags (no elevator) to our room, made breakfast for us when we were late for breakfast and called a taxi for us each time we needed one. We had supper one night at the hotel and the cod dinner and the Beef and Ale pie were excellent.

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Tenby, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
27 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

The building looked lovely and inviting from the outside and the manageress was very nice. Our double room was spacious and the bed very comfortable. However, Marston's Inns need to update the bathroom(s) quickly as they are dated and very tired (Room 5). The room lacked basic facilities such as a hair dryer and glasses in the bathroom. Breakfast was... More

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Powys, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

Upon arrival the staff were welcoming and showed us up to our room. The room was very spacious and had lovely furniture. The bed was comfortable and the room was lovely and warm. Had a drink in the bar in the evening and the staff were lovely again, they are a credit to the hotel. Only issue is the walk... More

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Address: 36 Cathedral Road | Pontcanna, Cardiff CF11 9LL, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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