A 10-minute walk from the beach, Gail’s Guest House in Barry Island offers well-appointed rooms. Around 10 miles from central Cardiff, this South Wales guest house provides free WiFi and has free parking nearby. All rooms have a TV and tea and coffee facilities, and the double rooms have en suite showers. Other rooms have use of a shared bathroom. Gail’s Guest House is a 10-minute drive from Cardiff Airport and around 5 minutes’ walk from Barry Island Train Station. Caerphilly Castle and Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium are among a variety of attractions within 25-35 minutes’ drive.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish

FREE parking!


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
2 single beds
1 single bed
and
1 double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.6
Facilities
8.6
Cleanliness
8.9
Comfort
8.9
Value for money
9.0
Location
8.9
Free WiFi
9.1
High score for Barry
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Jasmin
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Super friendly- great spot for a quick visit to Barry. Short walk to the beach. Nothing was too much trouble and room was comfortable. Thank you for a lovely stay!
  • Mandy
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Location was perfect. Room was perfect. Breakfast was perfect.
  • Angie
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Great location near to the station, perfect for exploring south wales. Great breakfast and friendly host.

Host Information

Company review score: 9.6Based on 599 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property information

A 10-minute walk from the beach, Gail’s Guest House on Barry Island offers 6 well-appointed rooms. Around 10 miles from central Cardiff and 4 miles from Cardiff Airport, this South Wales guest house provides free WiFi and has free, on-street parking. All rooms have a 32" flat screen TV, tea and coffee facilities, iron and ironing board, pedestal fan with remote control, fridge, quality bedding and towels, complimentary toiletries and the doubles, one twin and family room have en suite showers. Two other rooms - a twin and a single - have use of a shared bathroom. Gail’s Guest House is a 10-minute drive from Cardiff Airport and around 5 minutes’ walk from Barry Island Train Station. Caerphilly Castle and Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium are among a variety of attractions within 25-35 minutes’ drive.

Neighbourhood information

Cardiff International Airport - A short 10 minute drive away Buses - There is a bus stop right on the door step as well as plenty more on the Island and around Barry running regularly. Trains - The closest train station is a 5 minute walk, right in the heart of Barry Island. There are also 3 other train stations in Barry, either to take you to Cardiff and further afield or go out in Barry as the trains conveniently stop at Barry Town Centre.

Language spoken

English

Property surroundings

Facilities of Gail's Guest House
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Mini golf
  • Billiards
  • Fishing
    Off-site
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in some rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Laundry
  • Room service
Entertainment and family services
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Carpeted
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules
Gail's Guest House takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in
From 16:00 to 21:00
Check-out
Until 10:30
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Accepted payment methods
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Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties
Parties/events are not allowed

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note only the family room can accommodate a cot.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

FAQs about Gail's Guest House

  • Gail's Guest House is 0.7 miles from the centre of Barry. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Gail's Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Gail's Guest House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Billiards
    • Fishing
    • Mini golf

  • Guests staying at Gail's Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • Check-in at Gail's Guest House is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Room options at Gail's Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Single
    • Triple