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Guildford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dog freindly pub, but if you have a dog you are put in a side room, very cold in Nov and no atmosphere!. However the food was very good and beer and wine very nice. Wouldn't go back again soon as very nondescript.

Thank debbielatham
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36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was avery pleasant place to stay. We were struck by the cheery staff also how busy it was on nights which elsewhere may well have been quiet. The bar itself was well stocked with beers wines and spirits and the restaurant had a nice atmosphere about it.

Thank hibby65
Reading, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night and found the welcome friendly. The room was nicely decorated (there was a very faint smell of damp in the bathroom). Good provision of tea/coffee and bathroom products. The breakfast was very good (lovely bread for toast). Smiling staff really make a positive difference!

Thank Claire_alcock
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Typical pub lunch in decent surroundings. This pub is in central Llandaff and has been refurbished by Brains Ltd in recent years. Pub lunch was fine if nothing to write home about. Just good value for money and happy service. Would visit again if in the area,

Thank jim c
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We spent Saturday night at this attractive pub with rooms. The managers and staff on duty were friendly, prompt and helpful. The rooms were comfortable and the breakfast was lovely. It is at the bottom of LLandaff high street and convenient for the Cathedral and local shops. Our elderly parents also stayed and the staff looked after them perfectly, they... More 

Thank Evors
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We were on our way to a seminar near Cardiff and wanted to make a long weekend of it so booked the Maltsters for Friday night to explore Cardiff during the day. Very convenient. As a real ale fan I was delighted to find a range of well kept ales and good food. We had a ground floor room that... More 

Thank Rowland R
London, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed here for a weekend reunion with friends. Contemporary decor rooms - clean, well equipped and comfortable. Easy parking and friendly service. Breakfasts were fabulous (in our party we had the full range of the options on the menu) with excellent tea and coffee to start the day with as well.

Thank SJC67A
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48 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely little cosy pub/Resturant... Food is always delicious.. Perfect sun trap in the summer.. With a inside log burner in the winter 🔥🍷👌🏼 They let dogs in the causal part of the pub which is also great for dog lovers 🐶

Thank Gemima123
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch & it was ok, just lacked something. Maltsters is a nice enough pub, family friendly, clean & the food is ok but it is part of chain and lacks that individuality that I think it is aiming for. Would go back but it's not a stand out place

Thank Nicola W
Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Came to Cardiff to watch the darts at motorpoint arena, friends booked this accommodation so has no idea where we were staying. What a lovely surprise, the Maltsers is amazing, friendly welcoming staff a beautiful clean modern room (room 5 ) were going to go into Cardiff to eat but when we saw food coming out we decided to eat... More 

Thank kas1963

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Maltsters

Address: 42 Cardiff Road | Llandaff, Cardiff CF5 2DS, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff > Llandaff
Price Range: ₹ 6,908 - ₹ 8,891 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Nice peaceful room”
 of 5 bubbles hibby65, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Downstairs rooms were good for disabled grandparents”
 of 5 bubbles Evors, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 4 or 5 at rear of hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 80CarolC, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“only stopped in room 2 bed 6ft excellent and spacious”
 of 5 bubbles natasha759, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
“First floor are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles e11traveller, 13 Nov 2015 | Read review
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