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    St. Mellons Hotel

    Castleton, Cardiff CF3 2XR, Wales
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good32%
    • Average24%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible14%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
    Pets Allowed
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    Golf course
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 491 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    This hotel is dated and not worth a visit. The pictures on booking.com do not represent the actual rooms we were given in anyway. Everythig is from the 80's including the bed. We could feel every spring within the matress and both sunk to the...More

    Thank kirstycowie
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed twice in space of one week because I had business in the area. First time was fairly ok. Although rooms are very old and tired. But the second time the mattress gave me really bad back pain. The mattress was well past it's sell-by-date....More

    1  Thank Keivan Z
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    How disappointing we were with this hotel from inexperienced Staff although pleasant certainly needed training and there was a lack of management. Our room was not serviced on the first day causing us to go and seek out staff to get it done The rooms...More

    1  Thank FranmSomerset
    Response from Louise P, General Manager at St. Mellons HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review I am sorry that the hotel did not meet your expectations. We are currently in the process of upgrading the hotel and its facilities but this does take time. Sadly the restaurant is currently closed...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We booked this hotel overnight to attend the Robbie Williams concert at the Principality Stadium. The hotel was easy to find, and has a lovely long driveway leading up to a beautiful hotel building. There was ample parking, and we had a lovely downstairs room...More

    Thank trippinpip
    Response from Louise P, General Manager at St. Mellons HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your positive comments we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you again in the near future.

    Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

    I stayed at the St. Mellons hotel for two nights whilst staying away with work. When checking in it was very clear that the receptionist did not want to be there. She offered no form of interaction, she did not explain any of the facilities...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf course
    Details
    • Price range
    • $88 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Spa Hotel in Cardiff
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Wales >
    • South Wales >
    • Cardiff
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Cardiff ,
    • Cardiff Best Western ,
    • St. Mellons Hotel Cardiff, Wales
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    July 3, 2016|
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    Response from Yod538 | Reviewed this property |
    Great place. We had a wedding there on Sat 24th. Amazing experience. Best hotel I have stopped at. You will never please everyone, but its an old hotel and some of the lacking TLC adds to the character. We loved it and the... More
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