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Reviewed 3 June 2012

On arrival was pleased welcome at reception was good,very friendly family run hotel. But we went in a family room there was no Tv,there was cups coffee tea and milk but where was the kettle,i lay on the bed look up at the celin and toilet paper was filling the holes, Went into the bathroom and lifted the blind up...

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Reviewed 27 May 2012

stayed here for a stag do and would definitely stay again. Warm welcome to the hotel by the owners on arrival. Rooms werent amazing but then they didn't need to be. 24 hour bar and an immaculate cooked breakfast in the morning. Great value for money and perfect for these type of occasions.

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South Cerney, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 May 2012

Hideous!! EXTREMELY RUDE, ABUSE & THREATENING to a group of 6 girls. Did not look to help us out on our friend's hen. The wife took the booking & reassured the maid of honour that no matter who turned up we would be accomodated however when we arrived we were called liars, and HE demaned an extra £25 per person!...

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Thank Angharad B
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2012 via mobile

We arrived early afternoon. Day time is not a good time for bubba's place. It was cold & depressing. A bit like a prison cell except I've worked in prisons and at least prisoners get tv's, pictures on the walls & ps3's! We were so cold we had to go into town. Thankfully was just a ten minute (straight &...

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1Thank Babyfor2013
Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Having read some of the negative reviews before staying we as a group were a little concerned about Bubba's Place. Having just spent a night there we can all say we would definately stay at Bubba's again. We came down to Cardiff to watch the rugby so we needed to stay central, have off road parking and most importantly not...

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1Thank 32robb
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2012

We were a little concerned after reading all the reviews but im pleased to say we were pleasantly suprised. Ok its certainly not the ritz but the bedrooms & bathrooms were very clean, the breakfast was lovely, a 24hr bar, and Bubba & Si were very welcoming. its a short and cheap taxi ride from city centre. would definatley go...

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Thank Rhian H
Birmingham
Reviewed 24 February 2012

First the plus side - Cheap, friendly staff, good breakfast, warm. Now the not so good -rooms were the worst I have stayed in the UK, generally run down,unpleasant smell in the corridors,never again! I find it hard to believe it is still in business but obviouslty there is a market.

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1Thank johniec
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2012

i was a bit worried when i read the reviews before going but they are so wrong!!! stayed there for 1 night for rugby this month and me and my friend had a great time, the family are lovely and the rooms have everything you need, bed and bathroom. clean comfortable and homely. good bar and friendly atmosphere. will definitely...

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1Thank evans89
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Totally agree with the negative comment below, if only I had read this before going, I had to stay at this place due it being a rugby weekend everywhere else was full up, it was totally disgusting and the floors were totally filthy. Kettle available with no where to plug in. Television didn't work. Tiny rooms, there's a difference between...

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1Thank Gauldy77
Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2012

The place may not look glamorous, but it is clean and the staff are fantastic and very welcoming. It is a family business that makes you feel very welcome and endeavour to help you in anyway they can. The breakfast was also very good. Would definitely stay here again!! Thanks x

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bubba’s Place is private, family run hotel and offers the best welcome in the capital city of Wales. It is a short 10 minute walk to the main shopping centre and event arenas in Cardiff, and offers secure free parking for 50 cars on premises. The hotel has 52 bedrooms consisting of single, double, twin and family rooms. All our rooms are en-suite with tea and coffee facilities, most with TV and rates include full cooked breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bubba's Place

Address: 179 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 1AH, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Number of rooms: 52
Also Known As:
Bubba`s Place Hotel Cardiff
Bubba's Place Cardiff, Wales

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