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The Royal Hotel

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  • Average17%
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“cinema room”(13 reviews)
“central location”(77 reviews)
“deluxe room”(36 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A lovely hotel in the perfect location! Right in the heart of the city. Easy walk to Cardiff castle, shops, restaurants, clubs, cinema, stadium and cocktail bars. The room was nice and clean. The hotel bar is very modern with lovely welcoming staff. All staff...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first stay at the Royal in Cardiff - having sampled a couple of other hotels within the vicinity and I found it to be very good value for money for a good standard of accommodation and service - I'd go back again...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 5 days ago

This hotel is ok, always good value, staff are always super helpful. Rooms just always seem a bit sad, the secondary glazing feels a bit claustrophobic and if you do manage to get some air in through a small crack in windows its a very...More

Thank rebeccajones96
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great hotel. 10% off and a £5 voucher for the bar for booking direct so was cheaper than a lot of other hotels. Comfortable and a superb location, plus the staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was absolutely lovely and included in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely stay, room upgraded with was fab! Staff great, food at breakfast good. Would come again. The hotel was very central, close to shops and Motorpoint Arena. Car park close but not very nice as ridiculous tight for cars! Didn’t ruin stay though....More

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Beamer T
8 July 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
14 January 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_
26 December 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 601, fantastic size, some good views of the City and not too loud."
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"418 Has a really small window"
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"The higher up the better, to avoid noise from the street and the loud bars next door."
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"Choose a room high up and don't go on a weekend. Other guests are too loud."
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