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The River House Backpackers

0.1 km from Cardiff centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
59 Fitzhamon Embankment, Cardiff CF11 6AN, Wales
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    All reviews tv room common room free pizza night free cider free breakfast owners were friendly common areas are yogurt bed dorm felt like home welsh cakes millennium stadium breakfast was amazing watching tv train and bus station a lovely place to stay home away from home cardiff castle beds were comfortable location is great
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Had a great stay here over the weekend. We booked a private quad room. Although small it was enough for what we needed. The rooms and bathrooms were really clean. Showers were a bit hit and miss with the water pressure. View of the stadium...More

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    Reviewed 7 January 2017

    Always impressed with the atmosphere and events on at this comfy hostel. The staff always friendly and accommodating. Wifi fast and showers lovely. Breakfast is outstanding and rooms have views of the stadium and river. Comfortable lounge area and the owners are very friendly. Spacious...More

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    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    I had a great experience at this hostel. It's about a 20 minute walk to most of the attractions in Cardiff but it's in a really nice location right near the canal and a little food market. The breakfast was very complete and there was...More

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    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    It's an amazing choice, specially if you don't have much time to spend in the city. It's close to everything, 5 minutes walking from Cardiff Castle and amost all the attractions. I went out and didn't need a taxi. I really recommend it!

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    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    I have been here around 4 times over the past 4-5 years and I must say this is a great place for family and friends. Great breakfasts in the morning and nice place to have a chat or watch a movie. Toilets are quite clean

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    Jon A
    Are there showers per dorm or are they in the communal areas?
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    Cbasha
    Hello, I will be traveling with a large suitecase and I was wonderibg if your facilities had a locker big enough to accomodate that? Thanks, Cindy
    28 October 2015|
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    Response from hotelonehundred | Property representative |
    Hello, Our lockers are for valuables then cases are kept under the beds. Large cases are not meant for keeping in our lockers. Kind regards
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    "all rooms are double glazed so noise was minimal"
    joeysgirl1, 6 months agoRead review
    "There are five storeys and no lift so if mobility is an issue ask for ground floor rooms."
    Tamara W, 7 months agoRead review
    "Female-only rooms available, if you book in advance"
    PradnyaJadhav, 10 months agoRead review
    "All rooms are quiet and clean"
    Thabile K, 10 months agoRead review
    "If you don't want to risk being the only woman in a dorm of men, try to book a female only dorm."
    Bethany C, 11 months agoRead review
    "bottom of bunk beds are better for when you charge your phone and need to reach your stuff... no shelves in..."
    Eli1992, over a year agoRead review
    "Low floor, since stairs are narrow for luggage."
    IrisLeon, over a year agoRead review
    "Try to get a bedroom on the first floor if you´re sedentary like me."
    KatyKaene, over a year agoRead review
    "There is a female dorm"
    faerie_queene87, over a year agoRead review
    "We had 4 bed room number 10 which was at the back."
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