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Mermaid Quay

Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, Wales
CF10 5BZ
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Overlooking the Bay and with a chic, cosmopolitan atmosphere, Mermaid Quay is where Cardiff comes to relax.Just five minutes from the city centre, it's the perfect destination for relaxing, partying or splashing out on a bit of retail therapy or personal pampering.The wealth of waterfront restaurants, cafes and bars with menus from around the world mean there's something for every taste and pocket - from a quick snack to a leisurely, luxury meal.And, if it's laughs you're after, there's nowhere better than the Glee Club - one of the UK's top stand-up venues.Meanwhile shops and services range from stylish boutiques offering hot fashions & accessories, fine foods, fabulous furnishings and great gifts to Ken Picton's award-winning hair dressing salon & spa.
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CF10 5BZ
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1 - 10 of 626 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots to eat and plenty to see here. Took the 45 minute bay cruise which was a lot of fun and very picturesque. Easy walk to the Dr. Who Experience and other attractions. Can easily spend a day there.

Thank 136glen
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonderful views over the bay, mermaid quay is definitely worth a visit, there are lovely bars restaurants, really feel like you are on holiday

Thank Hillyear
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were staying in the St David's Hotel and we mostly eat and drank in Mermaid Quay. Great choice of restaurants and bars, and a lively atmosphere. We even watched a morris dancing team one evening! Plenty of things to do in the area, although...More

Thank Broadhurst
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the bus here from the city center.a few attractions and a lot of places to eat.The boat tours and ferries wheel was a good price. It may be more in the summer.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The way they redeveloped the area from heavy industry to residential/retail. A real nice development. Nice variety of retail shops.

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice experience to visit Mermaid Quay by day and night. Thoroughly enjoyed myself with friends.I will definately come again.

Thank Prameela_Rajaratnan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loads of restaurants & bars. Very lively ,really enjoyed it. We ate at las iguanas couldn't fault the service we received.

Thank 29Birdie5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst in Cardiff our family thought we would go here for lunch then do a spot of shopping. Sadly unless all you want to do is eat there really isn't much to do. We grabbed lunch, and walked round for a bit but the weather...More

1  Thank keely w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of entertainment, there was a fair with sand and a big paddling pool! There was a choice of boat rides and it was all very family friendly!

Thank Ejacksonx_xx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat out and ate at one of the restaurants. Watched the world and the peoleof Cardiff wander by. Enjoyed the ambience and the peace amidst the rush around us.

Thank Sue H
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Linda B
20 May 2017|
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Response from Normadroaming | Reviewed this property |
All depends on your budget and interests.
terry v
15 September 2015|
Response from Mermaid_Quay_Cardiff | Property representative |
Hi Terry The public toilets are located upstairs by the entrance to The Glee Club. The entrance to upstairs is opposite GBK on Bute Street. Hope this helps. Thanks