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11-15 Howard Gardens, Cardiff, CF24 0EF, United Kingdom – Show map
|Single bed in 6 bed Female only Dormitory room|
|Single Bed in 8 Bed Mixed Dormitory Room|
|Single Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room|
|Quintuple Room (5 Adults)|
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BBQ facilities, Garden, Terrace
Billiards, Games room, Library
Food & Drink
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs GBP 3.50 per day.
24-hour front desk, Luggage storage, Laundry, Fax/photocopying
Non-smoking rooms, Facilities for disabled guests, Family rooms, Heating, Non-smoking throughout, Designated smoking area
14:00 - 00:00 hours
06:00 - 10:00 hours
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Children and extra beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are not allowed.
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Score from 263 reviews Good
In the heart of Cardiff city centre, this family-run hotel offers free Wi-Fi and a full cooked breakfast each morning. Cardiff Central Rail Station is a 5-minute walk away.
Score from 849 reviews Good
no enough heating facilities
I specifically asked for four single beds, when we got there that's exactly what we had.
Toilets were a bit dirty.
Cheap, close to town centre, cereal & toast for breakfast
Sticky floor in bathroom, not a place to stay for luxury, you get what you pay for and it was decent enough for what we needed- a cheap place to sleep while we explored Wales
Staff at the front desk were friendly and approachable. Free wi-fi (2-3 mbps) in the rooms was welcomed.
Bathrooms were a mess. Mold in the showers, dirty curtain rails. Friend saw a bug in the tub. I saw screws in a toilet sink. Bedroom was basic. No TV. Radiator hard to adjust. No lamps. No bedside table. Bed was AWFUL, very old spring mattress with a tatty old sheet.
I liked the location and internet
The room was really cold and there was no way to start the heat, we had to wait until 3 am. the staff told me the heat will come at 10 PM. also the room was not aired well, there was strong cigarette smell, it would be good if were told the room is smokers room
location , price
facilities and comfort
Affordable and handy location.
Being woken up at two am and being kept awake by very noisy guests.
convenient central location
the cost of parking from 8am to 6pm meant I had to leave by 8am to not incur the further cost of £3 or so for the meter! Although it included breakfast , it was very minimal in content, but did not detract from the overall great value of the overnight stay.
the female receptionist was courteous and helpful
The male receptionists didn't know the deposit for the room key and asked different people for different amounts. It was noisy until 3 am. There was an air of chaos. It was dirty and the bed was lumpy and uncomfortable. The place had no sounds insulation at all - it was clearly built to generate income rather than for the comfort of guests. The room and the corridors were extremely cramped and clearly just stud walls.
I found the staff fairly friendly and helpful. It was easily accessible from the city centre about a 10 minute walk.
I awoke during the night to find the dorm together with the hostel very cold. I had to go to reception to get warm. I do not think the area was very safe as there seemed to be various groups around shouting obscenities to staff and a man was being watched on the CCTV in the area looking in car windows.
Only £2.50 a bottle of peroni that's only thing that was good rest was awful never again.
It said online poker table but they sold it last year bar didn't open once as they don't use it anymore false advertisement
The location was a handy 5 minute taxi ride from town and staff were friendly on arrival.
The rooms although clean didn't provide much in the way of comfort. Bathrooms were mouldy throughout!
Desk staff guy on arrival was polite and friendly. Location. Nothing else!
Horrible mattresses,whole place was dirty and dated/in poor state of repair!it felt like 1900's institution. Dont park on road outside or you'll have a few less windows in the morning! Cleaners (if thats what you call them) rude in morning,told us we had to leave breakfast as it was gone 10...literally left toast in toaster then watched as they stood around talking,eating toast and drinking tea!!
The bunker beds and shared toilets were above expectation. Would definitely recommend it for backpackers.
The location its brilliant.
The room didn't have enough plugs. to many people for just one shower
Large bathrooms containing shower, toilet and sink all in one (no need to keep hopping between different rooms). Free shower gel. Wasn't charged extra to hire a towel. Able to choose any free bed in the dorm on a first come, first served basis. Lockers inside the dorm. Good location near Queen Street station.
I didn't like having to leave my ID as a deposit for the key. The door to the dorm didn't lock automatically, so just be careful when leaving things as other guests may not lock the door behind them.
Good price. Breakfast included. Gel available in the shower.
One of the windows was broken, so it was a bit cold and noisy. Some of the toilets were very old and had moss. They were renewing one of them.
Price, location, free wifi
Hostel was grotty and poorly maintained. Our room far too hot - had to open window. Unfortunately large group had a noisy party just below our window until 5am.
Every thing looks much better on the picture then real Very poor
Location and parking outdoors, free breakfast
Bed was worn and room hadn't been cleaned (food in bin) bed dirty
staff is nice
I shared a room with 3 other friends. The room consisted of 2 bunk beds and a chair. Very basic, but at £22.50 a head, we couldn't ask for more. Had a great night's sleep, no noisy disturbances. Cannot comment on bar or communal areas, as we did not visit these!! The shared bathroom we used was clean.
There could have been a mirror in the room :)
Price and overall quality are good, breakfast and common areas are also nice and comfortable with lots of sofas in the bar area.
Bed quality could be a little bit better.
No tv in room
Me & my daughter came to stay luckily it was only 1night. The room was dirty and bathroom worse. The other guest were loud and drunk. When you have a kid with you the last thing you want is aload of drunks making a noise through the night. If id seen the room before I paid we wouldn't have stayed here.
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