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The Avala Guest House

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Cheap and cheerful friendly guest house, no frills just basic accommodation well situated for the city at a great price. Would recommend for a short stay. The staff are most helpful and friendly. It even has its own carpark included in the price!

1Thank Stonechicken
Reviewed 17 June 2013

We stayed here on Monday 10th June, having travelled to Cardiff to see Rihanna at the Millenium Stadium. We parked our car in the car park at the rear of the property. After checking in, we caught a bus right outside the B & B into the Town Centre. You can buy an all day ticket for £3.40 and use...

1Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 14 May 2013

We stayed here with friends for a weekend. The hotel was clean, comfortable and only about 15 mins walk into town. If you didnt want to walk there was a bus stop right out side the hotel. Or the taxis were very good and cost about £5 for 4 of us one way .The bathroom was big enough with a...

1Thank little_yin
Reviewed 13 May 2013

I stayed at The Avala for a couple of nights whilst in Cardiff on a course. The Avala is on the busy Newport Road, my single room was at the front of the building, it was a little noisy but I slept ok, mainly because the bed was so comfortable. The room was small, but it was a single after...

Thank JCGlos
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Husband was moved here as Tanes guesthouse had a problem with their room. Room 6 here was clean and comfortable but in the morning 4 cars parked at the back had smashed windows. Staff very helpful but a negative point for the guesthouse unfortunately.! CCTV working and police looking into it.

1Thank possmum
Reviewed 25 October 2012

Clean and comfortable and friendly! very basic but what more is needed for the weekend! could do with towel rail or hooks to dry them! 15 min walk to town but no noise at night! and chinese will deliver for £1! Thanks great stay!

Thank Debbie P
Nantwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2012

The room was clean and warm and the bed comfortable, we were disappointed at the breakfast. At £4.95 would have expected a little more choice and filter coffee. We were put in the Rooms to let side of the Guest house, up two flights of stairs and were very annoyed to be woken at 4am on both nights by Students...

Thank Chezzy48
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2012

I was not expecting miracles but I was expecting a room that was fully functional as advertised. There was no bulb in my lamp. I went to charge my phone and was horrified that the front of the sockets was hanging off. There was no wifi signal in my room. Continental Breakfast at 4.95 per head, should surely be slightly...

3Thank Brookie209
Reviewed 18 September 2012 via mobile

Stayed here this weekend with the lads, great hotel to be fair, loads of space in the room for activities, clean aswell. 15 minutes stride from the town centre and they gave us toilet roll on the second day cause we used it all, brilliant! Only downside was the shower, it's hot then it's cold, you're in then you're out....

Thank Spakman_888
Leicester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2012

I found the Avala Guest House to be great value for money. The rooms are basic in both facilities and design but extremely clean and comfortable. Ideal for our weekend stay. Also, the proprietor on seeing that I was heavily pregnant immediately offered me an alternative room as the one we'd booked was up several flights of stairs. I would...

Thank Lisa B

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Avala Guest House is a well presented Victorian property with 16 rooms all en-suite. The rooms range from singles, double, twin and family rooms. All rooms come with LCD TV and freeview and also have complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. There is also free parking and Wifi in our guests' TV lounge. The Avala is 15 minutes walk from the centre of Cardiff and also has excellent public transport links. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Avala Guest House

Address: 156 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 1DJ, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: $75 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Avala Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“some of our group had the top floor which included a lounge”
MikeW575, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid unless your homeless”
Oes689, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The top floor accommodation ticked all the boxes.”
jackiew435, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Full ensuite rather than a partial ensuite. Our room had a toilet and shower ensuite but the sink was in the bedroom.”
341mandygordon, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the back will be quieter”
freedab2013, 31 May 2015 | Read review
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