The Holiday Inn Cardiff North M4 Jct 32 is nestled beneath the scenic Castell Coch (Red Castle) in the village of Tongwynlais, off Junction 32 of the M4 and 20 minutes’ drive from Cardiff city center. Just 14 miles from Cardiff Airport, it features free parking.

Each modern room at the Holiday Inn Cardiff North features air conditioning, satellite TV, free WiFi, and free tea and coffee. Each bathroom features a hairdryer, with ironing facilities available on request. Bathrooms have a shower and rooms with bath tubs can be requested.

The restaurant serves a wide selection of meals, many made from locally sourced fresh produce. The lounge bar, open throughout the day, serves light meals and an extensive range of international beers, wines and other beverages.

Cardiff’s vibrant night life and cafes, the Millennium Stadium and Cardiff International Arena are all 5 miles away. The Brecon Beacons and Rhondda Valley are located north of the hotel, and the Museum of Welsh Life is 15 minutes’ drive away in St Fagans.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.1 for a two-person trip.

Holiday Inn Cardiff North M4 Jct 32, an IHG Hotel has been welcoming guests since Nov 2, 2009
Hotel chain/brand: Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.2)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose Holiday Inn Cardiff North M4 Jct 32, an IHG Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Can you still use the pool during covid whilst you visit?
    The Pool is open 8am-8pm, with limited availability due to baby swim classes throughout day.
    Answered on May 18, 2021
  • Hi please are the Sauna and Steam rooms open for use now? Looking to stay 3 nights towards end of July with Wife and 2yr old child. Thank you
    Unfortunately the sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi remain closed due to social distancing. Our swimming pool is however open. Thank you
    Answered on July 1, 2021
  • What’s the check in & out time for this hotel please?
    Good Morning, Thank you for contacting Holiday Inn Cardiff North. Our check in time is 15.00 and check out time is 11.00. Kind Regards HI Cardiff Nor...
    Answered on May 6, 2021
  • can you cater for coeliac on half board
    Yes we are able to cater for Coeliac diet requirments. We would require notice to make sure we have things available.
    Answered on June 15, 2022
  • Is there an iron available in the room
    Good Afteroon, Yes there is an iron availabbe in the rooms. Kind regards, Emily
    Answered on August 8, 2022
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: International

Amenities of Holiday Inn Cardiff North M4 Jct 32, an IHG Hotel
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Indoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Fitness
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Holiday Inn Cardiff North M4 Jct 32, an IHG Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


7:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
3+ years
Extra bed by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Holiday Inn Cardiff North M4 Jct 32, an IHG Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

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

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Sauna is closed from Fri, Jun 19, 2020 until Mon, Aug 31, 2020

Fitness center is closed from Fri, Jun 19, 2020 until Mon, Aug 31, 2020

Spa/wellness center is closed from Fri, Jun 19, 2020 until Mon, Aug 31, 2020

Hot tub/jacuzzi is closed from Fri, Jun 19, 2020 until Mon, Aug 31, 2020