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Vale of Glamorgan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visited this Cardiff Hotel as a part of a Hen Weekend with a group of ladies. The Hotel was great, It was good value for money and the staff and service was good. The Hotel is very conveniently situated in the heart of the City centre and is perfect for taking advantage of the amazing shops, bars and restaurants.... More 

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent service, food, room and value for money. Staff were so friendly and our room was comfortable and clean. Plenty of extra little touches that made our stay great. Free Wi-Fi, place to leave baggage before and after checkout. Very enjoyable stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel this weekend having stayed here numerous times over the last few years and will definitely stay here again. It is in a ideal location for most of the city centre but that is never reflected in the price. The rooms are always pleasantly decorated and clean and the staff are very courteous and willing to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just spent two nights in this hotel and would highly recommend it for a city break. Slap bang in the centre with a great selection of shops, pubs and eateries close by but we didn't hear a sound through the night. The staff, especially Boris, were really helpful. Well worth a visit if you're having a Staycation.

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just had a two night break at the Royal. The staff are excellent friendly and helpful. The room was air conditioned which was lovely in the heat wave.,Beds were comfortable and the shower was efficient. Breakfast was the usual mix of cooked and continental. I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel as it is also only a few minutes... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is centrally located in a square closed to traffic. The entrance may be appalling, dark and sombre, but the hotel itself is clean and inviting. The reception staff are very friendly, though some may need more training and information (when a receptionist was asked about transportation to Belfast, she was completely ignorant of the place and even asked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us stay here but only for 1night. Location was great right in the centre near all the bars and shops. Would stay here again. Didn't use the bar or have breakfast so can't say anything about that. But if you want to be in central where it's or happening it's the idea place close to train station. Very... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Royal Hotel on a Saturday night stay over for my daughter's Hen Night. I must say that I was pleasantly surprised by the lovely contemporary interior of the hotel as the entrance is quite small and understated. We got there too early to check in but the staff were very helpful and looked after our bags... More 

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EDINBUGH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant enough hotel with large clean rooms and very comfy beds. It Could do with several more lifts than the single small slow one they have for accessing guest bedrooms. Slightly bizarre moment while two receptionists stared at a Scottish bank note then went off to find a fraud wand to check it wasn't a forgery - would have expected... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location is great, right next to the shopping areas, bars and the train station!! Although it's small and very old fashioned inside! Great hotel! Will be returning soon!! Also had the additional rose petals on the bed as it was for mine and my boyfriends 2 year anniversary, very sweet and shaped in a heart!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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.Book direct for greatest discounts and free breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Hotel

Address: 88 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DW, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > South Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: $63 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Royal Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Cardiff
The Royal Hotel Cardiff, Wales
Hotel Style:
#23 Family Hotel in Cardiff
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