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Premier Inn Cardiff (Roath) Hotel

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Good location if you are not too bothered about being in the city itself, though can be hard to find the first time you visit. You have to drive into the David Lloyd entrance, waiting for the barrier to rise. If you arrive in the dark as I did, there is no lighting available in front of the Premier Inn...

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Skerries, Ireland
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This is a typical Premier Inn. Room comfortable, bed great. No need to have a degree in mechanical engineering to get the shower right. Clean and tidy. No facilities apart from vending machines. Location in the middle of an industrial estate not pleasant. £10 taxi to centre of Cardiff. I was staying for a rugby weekend and the price was...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Stayed here recently for a match in Cardiff. The staff of the hotel were very friendly and really made the stay very pleasant. The hotel is slightly away from the center of Cardiff, but the hotel were able to order Taxis into town very quickly. The rooms are bright and spacious and the bathroom was clean. Overall I would definitely...

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Stated here for one night with work whilst at a training session great service and very obliging staff that couldn't be more helpful,location is minutes from everything you could wish for for a quiet work stay or a weekend away

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The staff in Cardiff Roath made our stay such a wonderful experience. I do think that as soon as you walk into a hotel it set the experience straight away and what an amazing team they have...Karen who welcomed us has amazing customer service skills and made our stay amazing just by the warm welcome we received.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Located in a semi industrial area its confusing because of the leisure centre which does have may people coming and going. Its not suited for tourists without a car or girls without a car. General area seems ok with some eating in the local area. rooms are up to standard as with breakfast .Note no aircond but windows open Public...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This Premier Inn is very hard to find, they have a sign up which is covered by bushes and trees which you can only see coming from one direction on the Ipswich road, once you've driven around the estate a couple of times you might be able to see part of the purple sign advertising the hotel, once you have...

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Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for the Ireland/Canada WC match. Less than £10 to city centre in a taxi. Staff were very friendly. Hotel is clean and beds were comfortable. Wifi is good. We didn't have the breakfast. Good stay and good value for money. Lidl & Morrisons are about half a kilometre walk away. Hotel is situated in an industrial estate but...

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Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

After a long car drive we finally arrived at the premier Inn roath but unfortunately our room wasnt ready as the hotel was fully booked but after Tina and Jackie overheard me asking for a room for the family to change and freshen up for the rugby, we were quickly given fresh towels and a room which was stripped and...

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Reviewed 20 September 2015

The last few Premier Inns I've stayed in for business have been a bit tired and worn; and the staff rather pushy. It was really nice therefore to check into the PI in Roath and be greeted by Martina and her colleagues with a warm smile and swift professionalism. Always a pleasant greeting on subsequent days by name and no...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Whether you're on the road for business or pleasure, the Premier Inn Hotel Cardiff (Roath) is a quiet, convenient place to pull in for a pit stop - just off the A48 for easy access into or out of the city. If you're here for the high life you'll have all the shops, sports and show action right on hand. Or if you're focused on work, we're in a great spot for getting to Newport Road, the Welsh Assembly and the city centre. And when it's time for a rest, our spacious rooms and cosy beds will make sure you get a great night's shut eye. Next door to a David Lloyd Leisure Club. Directions: Westbound: M4 (J29) A 48M. Take 3rd slip road For Cardiff (E) docks and Cardiff Bay. Eastbound: M4 (J30) A48M Take 2nd slip road for Cardiff (E) docks and Cardiff Bay. FTurn right at Morrisn's onto Ipswich road, at the road and enter David Llyod Leisure Club car park and follow purple signs for the hotel. Transport and local information: Cardiff International Arena Events Millennium Stadium Events Cardiff Castle & Tredegar House Cardiff Central Train Station 2.5 miles Cardiff Airport 15 miles ... more   less 

Additional Information about Premier Inn Cardiff (Roath) Hotel

Address: Ipswich Road | Roath, Cardiff CF23 9AQ, Wales (Formerly Travel Inn)
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: ₹ 3,887 - ₹ 7,370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Inn Cardiff (Roath) Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Premier Inn Cardiff (Roath) Hotel Cardiff
Premier Inn Cardiff (Roath) Hotel Wales
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#3 Family Hotel in Cardiff
#5 Best Value Hotel in Cardiff
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cardiff
#20 Business Hotel in Cardiff
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