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Roald Dahl Plass

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Roald Dahl tribute

Close to the Millennium Centre is this tribute to the Welsh author Roald Dahl. Nice kind of oval... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ashford, United Kingdom
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Nice plaza

The Roald Dahl Plass is an oval plaza dedicated to the Welsh author. It leads to Mermaid Quay one... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Close to the Millennium Centre is this tribute to the Welsh author Roald Dahl. Nice kind of oval shaped sculptured.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Roald Dahl Plass is an open space with the exhibition centre and Mermaid quay nearby. A good place to get a few photographs.

Thank CoventryJools
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Roald Dahl Plass - named after local author Roald Dahl who grew up nearby. Who didn't read his books as a kid! Large open plaza - lots of bars and areas to sit and enjoy the views. A fitting tribute!

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

The Roald Dahl Plass is an oval plaza dedicated to the Welsh author. It leads to Mermaid Quay one of the main tourist areas in Cardiff Bay. The plaza is very wide and open with several interesting buildings surrounding it, the opera house, Welsh National...More

Thank FrequentFlier756853
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Walking around the Bay is a pleasant experience. It is clean and there is lots to see and do. Be prepared to walk or take a Dotto train to reach the barrage and play area at the end.

Thank Ali0818
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Only a small area and an area to pass trhough, but various events nearby eg Pop up summer beach, HSBC 'Lets' ride' bike ride; close to the barrage, meny restaurants and the Millenium centre

Thank paul s
Reviewed March 20, 2018

This pass,set in front of the Arts Centre,amidst old and new.The old docks set on one side and new complexes on þe other.Nicely sited close to the water this area suits all sorts for þhe pleasure seeker.

Thank 186377Adequate
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Usually lots of activity going on on the weekends, surrounded by many restaurants and next to the Millennium Centre for culture lovers.

Thank AWxxx
Reviewed December 9, 2017

The area was empty when I visited but I understand it is used as the start for races and as a fair and a beach. It is unusual how it appears like a dock with an entry to the bay side under a bridge with...More

Thank KevinRayment
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Attended Oktoberfest here under a massive tent. It fit a whole bunch of people which made for a great time. A great space for this kind of event.

Thank Victoria G
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