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Overview of The Royal Hotel Cardiff

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
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The Royal Hotel Cardiff

3.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSt. David's Hall5 min walk
    Popular LocationPrincipality Stadium5 min walk
    Popular LocationCardiff Motorpoint Arena6 min walk
    AirportCardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.)32 min drive

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  • Standard Twin Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Cinema Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Double Room

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Triple Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 3 Twin Beds
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area

Cardiff

In the city center, The Royal Hotel Cardiff is in Cardiff's Cardiff City Centre neighborhood, an area with good shopping. St. David's Hall and Wales Millennium Centre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Cardiff Castle and Caerphilly Castle. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Principality Stadium or Cardiff Motorpoint Arena. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golf lessons and golfing. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St. David's Hall - 5 min walk
  • Principality Stadium - 5 min walk
  • Cardiff Castle - 5 min walk
  • Cardiff Motorpoint Arena - 6 min walk
  • St. David's - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Cardiff Central Station - 4 min walk
  • Cardiff International Airport (CWL) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fitz Bar — 1 min walk
  • Ask — 3 min walk
  • Las Iguanas — 3 min walk
  • Carluccio's — 4 min walk
  • Locke and Remedy — 4 min walk
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About this property

The Royal Hotel Cardiff

3.5-star Cardiff hotel in Cardiff City Centre, walk to Principality Stadium
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities. All 60 rooms provide free WiFi, room service, and TVs. Egyptian cotton sheets, coffee makers, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Royal Hotel Cardiff offers 60 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. This Cardiff hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Offsite parking for GBP 16 per day; discounts available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 7:30 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: GBP 14 for adults and GBP 7 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Czech
  • English
  • Italian
  • Latvian
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (2367 square feet)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

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  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 2 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
The Hotel has entrances on both Westgate Street, CF10 1TL and St Mary Street - CF10 1DW (Pedestrianized). Guests with heavy luggage or guests with mobility issues are recommended to use the Westgate Street entrance, CF10 1TL, which is step free.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from October 23 2020 to November 8 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are available for GBP 5.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: GBP 14 for adults and GBP 7 for children (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 16 per day
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 10 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 10 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 5.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of GBP 2

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 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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, 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

We should mention

One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Cardiff Hotel
Cardiff Royal
Cardiff Royal Hotel
Hotel Cardiff
Hotel Royal Cardiff
Royal Cardiff
Royal Cardiff Hotel
Royal Hotel Cardiff
The Royal Hotel Cardiff Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Is The Royal Hotel Cardiff pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Royal Hotel Cardiff?
The Royal Hotel Cardiff doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at The Royal Hotel Cardiff?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 2 AM. Early check-in is available for a fee of GBP 10 (subject to availability).
What time is check-out at The Royal Hotel Cardiff?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for GBP 10 (subject to availability).
Where is The Royal Hotel Cardiff located?
Located in Cardiff City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of St. David's Hall and Principality Stadium. Cardiff Castle and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena are also within 10 minutes. Cardiff Central Station and Cardiff (CFW-Cardiff Train Station) are within a 5-minute walk.
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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There isn't anything to dislike about this hotel it's abserlutely brilliant
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
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Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

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1st sep
I have been in hotels for about 30 years,and all over the country and this has got to be the one of the best i have been to ,very polite staff clean is not the word, exellant room had a lush stay
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

1/5 Terrible

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Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

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