Well situated in the centre of Cardiff, The Royal Hotel Cardiff offers free WiFi throughout the property and a bar. The property is around 500 metres from St David's Hall, 1.3 km from Cardiff University and 7.1 km from Cardiff Bay. The property is allergy-free and is set 600 metres from Motorpoint Arena Cardiff. The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At The Royal Hotel Cardiff every room includes bed linen and towels. The daily breakfast offers buffet, continental or Full English/Irish options. Speaking Bulgarian, German, English and Russian at the 24-hour front desk, staff will be happy to provide guests with practical information on the area. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include University of South Wales - Cardiff Campus, Cardiff Castle and Principality Stadium. The nearest airport is Cardiff Airport, 19 km from The Royal Hotel Cardiff.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Cardiff, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

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

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Buffet

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
2 single beds
3 single beds
or
1 single bed
and
1 double bed
1 double bed
1 large double bed
1 double bed
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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.0
Facilities
8.1
Cleanliness
8.6
Comfort
8.6
Value for money
8.0
Location
9.4
Free WiFi
8.1
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Elizabeth
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    On arrival I was worried to find the hotel was above two very loud pubs, both playing loud music on speakers outside and inside and fully expected we'd have a dreadful night's sleep! However the sound proofing turned out to be extremely good and...
  • Anthony
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Great location, hotel was clean Room was good size and comfortable bed Great value
  • Mark
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Great hotel with character and history in a fantastic location. staff were friendly and helpful.

Hotel surroundings

Facilities of The Royal Hotel Cardiff
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular facilities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs £14.95 per day.
  • Parking garage
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Laptop safe
  • Lift
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages spoken
  • Bulgarian
  • German
  • English
  • Russian

House rules

The Royal Hotel Cardiff takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 to 23:30

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

From 03:00 to 11:00

 

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 room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Cot upon request
£10 per stay

Prices for cots are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Cash The Royal Hotel Cardiff accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

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

Parking for The Royal Hotel Cardiff is located at NCP Westgate Street, CF10 1DZ. This is a special rate for guests at the hotel.

Guests with heavy luggage or disabled access requirements are recommended to arrive via the Westgate Street entrance, CF10 1TL, which is step free.

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

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

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.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

FAQs about The Royal Hotel Cardiff

  • Guests staying at The Royal Hotel Cardiff can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet

  • The Royal Hotel Cardiff is 400 yards from the centre of Cardiff. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at The Royal Hotel Cardiff include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Triple

  • The Royal Hotel Cardiff offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

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

    • Check-in at The Royal Hotel Cardiff is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.