Located in Cardiff's Cardiff City Centre neighborhood, ibis budget Cardiff Centre is in the city center and near a train station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Barry Island Beach, while Wales Millennium Centre and St. David's Hall are cultural highlights. Check out an event or a game at Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, and consider making time for Barry Island Pleasure Park, a top attraction not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Cardiff International Airport (CWL) - 30 min drive
Golden Cross — 6 min walk
Carluccio's — 8 min walk
Thai House Restaurant — 8 min walk
Madeira Restaurant — 8 min walk
Duke of Wellington — 9 min walk
About this property
ibis budget Cardiff Centre
Eco-friendly Cardiff hotel in Cardiff City Centre, walk to Cardiff Bay
This smoke-free hotel features a snack bar/deli, self parking, and coffee/tea in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk, express check-out, and a vending machine. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and safes. Guests will also find TVs, showers, and desks.
Ibis budget Cardiff Centre offers 157 accommodations with safes and blackout drapes/curtains. This Cardiff hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Awards and affiliations
This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global)
Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and transportation
Self parking on site (GBP 10 per day)
Limited onsite parking
Wheelchair-accessible parking available
Food and drink
Continental breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 6.50 per person
Coffee/tea in common area(s)
24-hour front desk
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.
Renovations and closures
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.
Staffed front desk
Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 5.00 per pet, per night
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Property payment types
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 6.50 per person (approximately)
Self parking fee: GBP 10 per day
Pet fee: GBP 5.00 per pet, per night
Early check-in fee: GBP 10 (subject to availability)
Late check-out fee: GBP 10 (subject to availability)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
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Frequently asked questions
Yes, ibis budget Cardiff Centre offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to ibis budget Cardiff Centre cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
As of Jul 28, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at ibis budget Cardiff Centre on Aug 1, 2021 start from $54, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of GBP 5.00 per pet, per night.
Self parking is available for GBP 10 per day. Limited spots are available.
Check-in is from 2 PM - anytime. Early check-in is available for a fee of GBP 10 (subject to availability).
Check-out is at noon. Late check-out is available for GBP 10 (subject to availability).
Located in Cardiff City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cardiff Bay and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena. Principality Stadium and St. David's Hall are also within 15 minutes. Cardiff Queen Street Station is 11 minutes by foot and Cardiff (CFW-Cardiff Train Station) is 11 minutes.
Overall score and ratings
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Perfect spot for site seeing in Cardiff. Location is perfectly between the high street and the bay. Easily walked everywhere and the staff were very helpful. It is a budget friendly hotel so don't expect real fancy digs but for a place to sleep at night and advice on what to see - its got it all.
Very basic - but incredibly good value for money -
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021
Jul 16, 2021
Did the job. I knew this was a budget hotel with no kettles in the rooms, but no shower gel was a bit of a surprise! Bed was comfy enough, staff were friendly enough, room was fine... nothing spectacular, but nothing horrendous either. Good location. Would possibly stay again if they had a good deal on, but I think I'd choose one of the other chain hotels over this one.