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A Space in the City - Mermaid Quay

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New York City, New York
Reviewed December 2, 2015

Location is absolutely perfect. Stunning view of Cardiff Bay, centrally located with easy access to public transportation and a huge variety of restaurants within walking distance to choose from. The rooms were clean, comfortable and truly felt like a home away from home. Why anyone would ever stay in a hotel after staying here is beyond me. I felt like...

Thank cpbasset
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

We had booked a two roomed apartment for two nights, we arrived and checked in and the room had not been cleaned from the previous occupants, not the end of the world, then the wi-fi would not work, again not the end of the world and the very good Stephen sorted the next day, the accommodation was very good, but...

2Thank London W
Orpington, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

Lovely view of the river Taff going into the sea, nice apartment, although it said, no smoking, the info leaflet they gave us said smoking allowed on balcony, this would be helpful to state this before hand as, it almost impossible to find somewhere to stay that allows it.

1Thank mickim_10
Reviewed July 5, 2014

Excellent location, well appointed and very clean apartment. Only downside is, as weather good so windows open, noise from street all night does disturb a bit. However so much to do around n about not a real problem. Cardiff could do with ensuring taxis available at station - had to wait 30 mins 9.30 pm on a Friday night!

2Thank dinksbumf
A Space i, General Manager at A Space in the City - Mermaid Quay, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review, pleased that you found Quayside to be an excellent location. Being right in the Heart of Cardiff Bay we are in a vibrant & busy location which does encounter some noise from all that's around. It's a trade off for being so close to the action. If you stay again ask our team about Century...

Faversham, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Our apartment was very modern, clean and spacious. We were very conveniently located for Mermaid Quay and and city centre and we walked to both areas quite easily. The only downside was that the beds were quite soft and in the morning I had pain down my back and neck. I also paid for a parking space but ended up...

1Thank Zung T
A Space i, General Manager at A Space in the City - Mermaid Quay, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We think you must have stayed with us in Century Wharf not Quayside as it's Century Wharf that offers parking spaces & is by the river. Pleased you had an enjoyable stay, hope to see you next time you visit Cardiff.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

Upon arrival in Cardiff we made our way to pick up the apartment keys, only to find the office closed despite asking for early check in due to flights. However for the inconvenience we were upgraded to a larger apartment. Spacious, clean and we'll maintained apartment with all mod cons. I would suggest requesting a bay / theatre view as...

1Thank Gavin B
Great Malvern, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 6, 2014

My wife and I stayed for 3 days, The room was very good nice big T.V.,fridge/freezer cooker not that we used it but it was all very clean. The location is perfect if your visiting Cardiff bay,the theatre is opposite and all the restaurant's are right on your door step. What they don't say on the web site is the...

2Thank craig w
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 10, 2013

We very carefully chose an apartment with A Space in the City to enjoy Mermaid Quaybut without too much noise. However, the company moved us at the last minute to an apartment that was supposed to be of equivalent standand but actually lacked the promised view of the bay and balcony. The aparments was dominated by the noise of lorries...

4Thank Lindsey W
Regina, Canada
Reviewed July 14, 2013

A Space in the City serviced apartments is not a dedicated serviced apartments facility. They are actual apartments in a private apartment block. Most of the units are owned by residents. The apartment we had was a roomy two bedroom with a full bath and an ensuite shower. The apartment was reasonably furnished and had all the necessary kitchen amenities...

1Thank NamedePlumes
Reviewed June 21, 2013

I stayed 2 nights in the 3 bedroom apartment with my family, the location is super at the Cardiff bay and very close to the red dragon. The apartment is spacious and fairly clean, small problem with hot water as it run out very quickly another issue is that all rooms had queen bed, if one room had 2 single...

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Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You will have a commanding view over Cardiff Bay from these apartments, with the promise of clean sea air, sailing boats gliding by, and the call of the sea, all at no extra expense! Furnished to a very high standard, these apartments provide shoreline and water views from both the living area, and the bedrooms. Mermaid Quay is just a five minute stroll away, where the Waterbus will chug you along to Cardiff centre, Penarth, or (for the landlubbers amongst us) provide you with a grandstand view of the boat traffic working its way through the Bay Barrage Locks. Parking is provided for one car per apartment in this luxury development, which is accessed throughout by coded fob. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Space in the City - Mermaid Quay

Address: Havannah Street, Cardiff CF10 5SG, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > South Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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A Space In The City - Mermaid Quay Cardiff, Wales
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“Ask for a room with a view.”
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