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The Best Apartment in Cardiff With Spectacular Sea Views
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1.61 mi from city center
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"Superb location, which was central to penarth. Biggest bonus was the 1 star Michelin restaurant is my designer another thing you need it yeah water I will hang with you in the car"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

The Best Apartment in Cardiff With Spectacular Sea Views
Cardiffbay Waterfront Luxury Top Floor Apartment
Bay View Penarth Very Near To Cardiff
NEW Cosy 1BD Flat in the Heart of Llandough -wales
Fox Hole Penarth - Spectacular Home & Views - Perfect for Visiting Cardiff Too!
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"This was booked for a colleague of ours. She thoroughly enjoyed the stay and is planning on staying again in the future."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019

Fox Hole Penarth - Spectacular Home & Views - Perfect for Visiting Cardiff Too!
Large Victorian Terraced House, Close to Shops and Restaurants
Restaurant James Sommerin
5 out of 5
The Esplanade, Penarth, Wales
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Apr 5 - Apr 6
1.6 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (18 reviews)

"Lovely room and spectacular views. Definitely worth booking a room if you are having an evenimg meal. Most enjoyable."…"

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2020

Restaurant James Sommerin
Town Apartments
3.5 out of 5
88 Salop Street, Flat 1, Penarth, Wales
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1.59 mi from city center
3/5 (3 reviews)

"We received an email a week before we were going stsy there, saying it was closed for refurbishment!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2019

Town Apartments
Luxury Living
4 out of 5
18 Augusta Road, Penarth, Wales
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0.94 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Beautiful property wish we could have stayed longer!!!"…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2019

Luxury Living
Wain Close Apartment
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1.56 mi from city center
Wain Close Apartment
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Visiting Penarth

Visitors to Penarth are sure to enjoy the bars. Tourists can also enjoy the city's waterfront, coffeehouses, and spas. Techniquest, Wales Millennium Centre, and Principality Stadium are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 285 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Cardiff
  • The closest major airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), 21.6 mi (34.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Penarth

A couple of favorite places to visit are Cardiff International Sports Village and Cardiff Bay. In the area, you'll also find Techniquest and Wales Millennium Centre.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 7 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in Penarth. This is a top accommodation based on our user reviews:

  • Cefn Mably Hotel - This 3-star inn features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free parking.

In the surrounding area, popular places to visit include Principality Stadium, located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city center, and Cardiff Castle, which is 4.1 mi/6.5 km away.

Getting Around Penarth

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Dinas Powys Station, Eastbrook Station, or Penarth Station. Penarth may not have many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Penarth

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 51°F during the day and 35°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 67°F, while the average at night is 39°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 69°F with nighttime averages of 49°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 61°F and nighttime averages of 37°F
  • About 1.26 inches of rain falls on Penarth each year
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 68°F, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 35°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Penarth?
Holm House Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 2 bars. Other good choices for your visit include Restaurant James Sommerin and Cefn Mably Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Penarth, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Plug in dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available in Penarth.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Penarth?
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What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Penarth?
Based on reviews, Cefn Mably Hotel is a popular 3-star inn for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Penarth?
Holm House Hotel is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features late night room service and a full-service spa.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Penarth?
Cefn Mably Hotel is a top dog-friendly inn, and offers a restaurant along with free WiFi for its human guests.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Cardiff International Sports Village?
Voco St David’s Cardiff is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Cardiff International Sports Village. Other good choices within 5 miles include Future Inns Cardiff Bay and Clayton Hotel Cardiff.
What about the best place to stay close to Dinas Powys Golf Club?
One of the top choices for your stay is Future Inns Cardiff Bay, located 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from Dinas Powys Golf Club, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Copthorne Hotel Cardiff-Caerdydd and Clayton Hotel Cardiff are a couple of other good options within a few miles.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Penarth?
Holm House Hotel is a top 4-star hotel for a beach vacation, and features an indoor pool and free breakfast. Cefn Mably Hotel is another good choice to stay near the beach. Head to Barry Island Beach or Sand Bay Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury hotel in Penarth?
Holm House Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampered stay.
Where is the best neigborhood in Penarth for tourists?
Grangetown is a popular part of the city for sightseeing so consider a stop by Cardiff Bay and Cardiff International Sports Village while you’re exploring the neighborhood.
What is the best accommodation for staying close to Cardiff International Airport (CWL)?
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Airport is a popular 3-star hotel featuring free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located a short 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Cardiff Intl. Airport. Other good choices near the airport are Celtic International Hotel Cardiff Airport and The Old Barn B&B.

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