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The Royal Hotel

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88 St. Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DW Wales See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews captain scott room cinema room central location complimentary bottle of wine deluxe room train station st mary street car park lovely hotel would stay again air con excellent location high street millennium stadium street noise hotel bar cardiff castle
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Reviewed today

My heart sank when we approached this hotel and I realised that it was above a giant O'Neills pub. But from then on it exceeded my expectations. The staff were friendly and professional. The room was a good size, decent beds, and clean. We had...More

Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First visit to this hotel it’s in a fantastic location but it’s weird the room I had you had to sit in the chair to watch tv and you can’t watch tv in bed. The key card would not let me in the room twice...More

Thank Declan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the Royal hotel for one night in September. It is well located within close walking distance of the train station and in the center of town. The hotel entry way is not very welcoming, as reception is up a level and you walk...More

Thank BostonMike2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

For my city trip I was looking for a hotel that is central. With the Royal hotel I took the right choose, directly situated in the center of Cardiff at the main road "St. Mary Street". All shops and the castle just few minutes away...More

Thank Marcel_C_ZH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the Royal Hotel Cardiff last night. Astonishingly good location if you want to be dropped into the centre of one of Europe's party capitals. Great for rugby days, girls and boys nights out etc. Room large and shower good. Big bed. Great value...More

Thank Robert W
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About
Description
The closest hotel to the Millennium Stadium gates. The Royal Hotel is the oldest of all the Cardiff hotels and has been welcoming guests to our fantastic city since it first opened it's doors in 1866. Our rich More history includes the Captain Scott Room, where Captain Scott and his expedition team held their final public banquet before setting sail to the South Pole. Home to the Barbarians for 25 years etc. etc. Recently refurbished throughout, we're working on the next stages including free WiFi now available in every bedroom. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
$55 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Cardiff
,
The Royal Hotel Cardiff, Wales
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > South Wales > Cardiff
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
$55 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Cardiff
,
The Royal Hotel Cardiff, Wales
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > South Wales > Cardiff
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Dining (33)
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Amenities (3)
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Questions & Answers
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Beamer T
July 8, 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
It is much shorter walk than 5 minutes - more like 1-2 mins maximum - we are the closest Hotel to the Stadium. :)
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Joey3Liverpool
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Hello, yes all rooms have irons and ironing boards in them. :)
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mikeWalesU_k_
December 26, 2016|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Hello - you would either need to get a taxi (about £20-25) or get the T9 bus to the centre of Cardiff. :)
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Room Tips
"Rooms on higher floors with windows to the back may be quieter."
606sharone
today
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"An old building so no double glazing and as we had a street side room, the traffic noise woke me up"
gsduk2010
3 weeks ago
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"Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter than those overlooking the street."
joana689
Aug 25, 2018
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"The pricier larger rooms are worth the money"
slinkycon
Aug 15, 2018
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