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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I joined this leisure club back in the summer it is a couple of minutes from my house so perfect for me, It started off great the pool was always a nice temperature but now winter has arrived it is freezing and everyone I speak to is complaining and is going to cancel their membership. There is never any management...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel in gorgeous surroundings. Very friendly staff. But with one drawback, it was cold in the ballroom where the party was, cold in the corridors and very cold in the bedrooms. A small electric heater was provided which did help in the bedroom. But in the ballroom one small heater was definitely not enough! Would recommend during warmer weather!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Came here for Sunday lunch and we can't say enough for how the staff treated us like VIP's, the food was excellent and the newly renovated decor was done in a very professional finish and really brought out the beauty of this graded manner house. I have stayed at the hotel a couple of times, but not since the new...

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1Thank martyn68
Nicole R, Manager at St. Mellons Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Martyn, Thank you very much for your positive review it is much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Myself and Husband had our Wedding Breakfast and Evening Party at St Mellon's Hotel 24/09/16. We cannot put into words how fabulous this venue is!!!!!! Myself and Husband have exceptionally high standards and this hotel exceeded our expectations above and beyond. The grounds are impeccably kept and are going to make some memorable photos which we will cherished for a...

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3Thank Laura G
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

At the time of booking the rooms in the hotel were closed due to renovation however the chalets were open for stays. We booked 6 months before our stay in December. Upon arrival rooms were back open and we were allocated one if these as the chalets were full. I'm not sure what has been renovated as the rooms were...

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Thank Cmeganp
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Just one word to sum up the day at St Mellons Hotel - FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The piper started off as the Rolls Royce stopped at the red carpet at the entrance to the hotel. The grounds looked beautiful. The Welsh Flag was flying high and the scene looked like one of those period dramas on TV. Whilst the photographer was busy...

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1Thank Yod538
Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Very welcoming and allowed our little "Smut" (dog,) in the lounge. Lovely old place. Decor is "vintage," but somehow, in keeping. How reassuring to go somewhere where everything isn't all 'sharp edges and shiny floored!' The special atmosphere would be lost if this gets a horrible "modern" revamp!! Great walks in grounds and golf course. Didn't stay as we live...

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Thank jo141griffiths
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We arrived for a weekend stay for our anniversary, there was a wedding taking place so we immediately knew we would be in for a lot of noise. The building looks in poor shape, there is flaking paintwork on every window, the building needed a fresh coat of paint and there was scaffolding all over the rear. The room was...

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Thank joandrob588
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at st mellons from Thursday - Sunday and found the hotel very clean and comfortable with amazing grounds and incredible refurbed spa. The staff were so friendly and helpful. This venue is perfect for a wedding too well kept grounds and the character of the hotel is lovely Would go again and in fact plan to. Highly recommend...

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Thank Helen P
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Good service, lovely location beautiful grounds but very tired building and decoration shame as could be lovely, spa looks ok, car parking good, but for area it's ok and priced right, how it looks on arrival isn't how it is inside as great decoration 20 years ago

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Spa
  • Golf Course
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  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful, traditional hotel set amongst secluded gardens, yet close to the centre of Cardiff, the St. Mellons Hotel was originally a large country house. With high standards of service and an emphasis on luxury, today the hotel comprises 41 en suite bedrooms, all stylishly furnished, as well as a wealth of leisure facilities including swimming pool, Spa Works beauty salon and rejuvenating spa amenities. Guests seeking the finest cuisine can indulge their curiosity at our Llanarthan Restaurant. Outside the hotel, guests can take a relaxing wander in the extensive hotel grounds or discover the sights and sounds of Cardiff only a short journey away. We acknowledge the gracious living of an earlier age, yet appreciate the contemporary desires of today's guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about St. Mellons Hotel

Address: Castleton, Cardiff CF3 2XR, Wales (Formerly BEST WESTERN St. Mellons Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: ₹ 5,191 - ₹ 10,382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — St. Mellons Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Best Western Cardiff
Cardiff Best Western
St. Mellons Hotel Cardiff, Wales
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#6 Spa Hotel in Cardiff
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“I would go elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles lesleym680, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the main building overlooking the gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles airline2001, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not at the front”
 of 5 bubbles 752pault, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Do not go there ever”
 of 5 bubbles 790rachelw, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Didn't stay in hotel, only used spa.”
 of 5 bubbles hywel11, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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