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The Royal Hotel

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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“cinema room”(15 reviews)
“central location”(79 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed today

Stayed here on a hen weekend. The location is amazing - right on the doorstep for bars, clubs, and shops. Lovely spacious room and bathroom with air con. Definately would stay here again on a visit to cardiff.

Thank Faye D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I arrived at 2.45pm (check in was from 3pm), we were told that we had been upgraded for free to a deluxe room with a complimentary bottle of red wine. We were advised that if we wanted to swap the wine for...More

Thank kellymh126
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I absolutely adored every second in that hotel. Rooms are always clean and comfortable, staff is extremely helpful- I really appreciate the fact that once I book directly- I'm informed about my privileges and important dates. This place has a great location and value. Do...More

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great hotel in a great location. I actually stayed in the cinema room which i really liked. The room had a very large size flat screen television and lots of films which i could watch on it. It had a playstation 4 computer which...More

Thank akazizaa1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would say just go ahead and book it if visiting Cardiff. It's on St. Mary's Street, which is the prime location for clubs, restaurants, bars and shopping district of Cardiff. We had booked 5 rooms for 9 friends for a night who had arrived...More

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US$63 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$63 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Beamer T
July 8, 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
It is much shorter walk than 5 minutes - more like 1-2 mins maximum - we are the closest Hotel to the Stadium. :)
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Joey3Liverpool
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Hello, yes all rooms have irons and ironing boards in them. :)
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mikeWalesU_k_
December 26, 2016|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Hello - you would either need to get a taxi (about £20-25) or get the T9 bus to the centre of Cardiff. :)
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Room Tips
"Deluxe room"
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"Location is central Cardiff on the pedestrian mall and parking garage is on a one way street - so plan ahead"
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"Lift to reception and other floors"
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"Room 601, fantastic size, some good views of the City and not too loud."
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