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Novotel Cardiff Centre

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Address
Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF10 4RT
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Overview

Offering direct access to Motorpoint Arena Cardiff, the 4-star Novotel Cardiff Centre enjoys an ideal location in the centre of Cardiff. The hotel is placed within 2.5 km to National Museum Cardiff, and provides guests with a hot tub, a Turkish bath and sauna facilities.

Location

This traditional-style property features setting in Cardiff Centre district. The hotel can be reached within 8 minutes' walk from Wales National Ice Rink. You will find Atlantic within the immediate surroundings.

Cardiff airport is a 26-minute drive away, while Cardiff Central railway station is within 15 minutes' walk.

Rooms

Novotel Cardiff Centre offers 138 rooms with a mini bar fridge, and such modern conveniences as a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. They are furnished with double beds along with a sofa. Featuring a roll-in shower, the stylish bathrooms also have a shower cap and slippers.

Eat & Drink

Buffet breakfast is served in the in the restaurant. Guests can enjoy local cuisine at the onsite Customs Shed restaurant. There is a stylish 24-hour bar for you to have a drink.

You can start your day with a full breakfast, which costs GBP15.95 per person per day. 

Leisure & Business

This property provides a gaming room, video games and children's play equipment for families with children. The hotel has a gym facility. The accommodation also features a wellness area for you to relax in. There is a meeting room and a conference space available for corporate travellers.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at GBP 9 per day.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   138.

Former name: Hotel Novotel Cardiff Centre

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Facilities
Most popular facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 9 per day

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Snack bar

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness studio

Swimming pool

Seasonal indoor pool

Heated swimming pool

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour services
  • Food/ Drinks
  • Shuttle
  • Fitness/ Gym
  • Swimming pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Fitness studio

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Board games
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area
  • Toys
  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Seasonal indoor pool
  • Heated swimming pool
  • Beach towels
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Public Bath
  • Shallow end

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view
  • River view
  • Landscape view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries
  • Sink

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Rooms and availability

Double Room
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    26 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
This 26 m² double room comes with 1 queen-size bed and 1 sofa bed and can accommodate up to 2 guests. The in-house amenities include a heating system, a TV and a seating area. This accommodation unit features soundproofed windows. It boasts an adapted bath with a bath, a roll-in shower and a sink.
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Superior Queen Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
  • Room size:

    28 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
Located on the upper floor, this room includes heating and ironing facilities. The unit is uniquely decorated with soundproofed windows. It features a private bathroom, equipped with a shower, a hair dryer and bath sheets. This guest room is furnished with a double bed.
room details
Executive Room
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    32 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Coffee machine
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
This unit includes flat-screen TV, ironing facilities and iPod docking station, featuring a private bathroom with a bathtub, a hair dryer and bath sheets. A maximum of 2 guests can be accommodated in this executive queen room. It has a queen size bed.
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Location
Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF10 4RT
  • City landmarks
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
Stadium
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff
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Getting around
Airports
Cardiff (CWL) 22.6 km
Bristol (BRS) 75.4 km
Train
Cardiff Central Railway Station900 m
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Reviews
8.2
Great768 reviews
Location7.8
Rooms7.8
Service6.8
Dining8.6
  • 9.8
    Perfect

    The hotel is authentic, fairly clean, has fine amenities and staff. Found in a lovely area. The beach is fantastic and the views are exceptionally good.

    FrederickUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.6
    Perfect

    All in all it was fantastic value for money, considering prices in Cardiff. Reception was stylish. Visited few places in the centre, around 10-15 minutes walk from the hotel. The service was excellent, just like I expected.

    BrianUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.8
    Very good

    Very very good stay. Spotless & spacious venue, splendid views. There were croissants and refreshments at breakfast. Simple check in and in general marvellous service.

    MarkUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.8
    Perfect

    The property with excellent design, and the continental breakfast is great! Fantastic location, 10 minutes' walk to principality stadium.

    WilliamUnited Kingdom, 
  • 10.0
    Perfect

    Very nice hotel specially designed and decorates plus swimming pool sauna and gym make this hotel even more relaxed and comfortable. Barbara a writer from restaurant she definitely deserve big well done, excellent customer service and very helpful even when she was extremely busy with the other customers.

    Non

    United Kingdom, 
  • 9.4
    Perfect

    Overall a warm stay — excellent value for money, considering prices in other hotels. Strategic location and decent facilities. Very good breakfast, helpful service.

    CharlesUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.8
    Great

    The downstairs bar was a delightful surprise. I had extremely functional king room With 1 double bed, mini fridge, working air conditioning. Staff were happy to help, they are all pretty friendly people.

    RonaldUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.8
    Perfect

    Staff were more than helpful and made sure that I had luxurious stay. I had relaxing, relaxing room with a luxury bathroom. Croissants and refreshments available for breakfast. The poolside bar was comfortable and the drinks were free mineral. A tidy beach, bright view.

    JoelUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    The stay was absolutely superb. Very stylish & very clean place, absolutely perfect staff. Room was common and perfectly fine, bed was exceptionally comfortable. Breakfast was gorgeous, plenty of decent refreshments, toast, pancakes and cereals. Reception had a bar.

    AnnUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.0
    Perfect

    I appreciated fab location and how the place is spotless. Pleasant enough hotel, 15 minutes' walk from the downtown. Panoramic view, a beautiful balcony, spacious bed, too. The staff did all they can for a good stay.

    DannyUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.6
    Great

    We liked hotel`s truly wonderful location!!

    View was really beautiful, breakfast was wonderful, and beds where really comfy. The airy room & stylish bathroom. Restaurant in hotel was reasonably priced and the pool area was brilliant.

    DavidUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.6
    Very good

    Location and staff were the best things. I liked my breakfast experience, they served FINE food. Room had everything you needed, climate control, a safe box and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Brilliant base for 2 nights.

    PaulUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.4
    Great

    The staff is awesomely helpful and the continental breakfast is lovely;))

    DavidUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.4
    Very good

    Rooms and location were fab, and everything was very clean. Booked table at The Customs Shed, it's their onsite restaurant.

    TomUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.2
    Great

    Exceptional facilities and food, and even a private parking. Special note of thanks to bartender. Apart from that, cardiff market was 10 minutes' drive away. A great selection of restaurants to eat close by, like Viva Brazil that was only 15 minutes' walk away.

    GeoffreyUnited Kingdom, 
FAQ
What is the nearest airport to Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Novotel Cardiff Centre lies within 25 km of Cardiff airport.
Can I eat breakfast at Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Yes, you can have a buffet breakfast at Novotel Cardiff Centre.
Are there any facilities for children at Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Yes, Novotel Cardiff Centre offers a buggy, a special menu and children's play equipment.
How far is Novotel Cardiff Centre from the city centre?
The city centre is located 15 minutes' walk away from Novotel Cardiff Centre.
What dining options are available in Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Novotel Cardiff Centre offers Customs Shed restaurant, which serves local meals.
Are there any tourist attractions close to Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Guests of Novotel Cardiff Centrecan visit a nearby landmark, Motorpoint Arena Cardiff.
What leisure facilities are provided at Novotel Cardiff Centre?
You can enjoy a shared lounge and a bar available in Novotel Cardiff Centre.
Where is Novotel Cardiff Centre positioned?
Novotel Cardiff Centre is placed in the centre of the city, only 1.9 km of Cardiff Bay.
Can I have lunch or dinner next to Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Yes, you can enjoy your lunch or dinner at Gwdihw Cafe Bar and The Grazing Shed that lie about 650 metres from Novotel Cardiff Centre.
How much does a room at Novotel Cardiff Centre cost?
The price for a room in Novotel Cardiff Centre starts at £158.
What are the room types offered by Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Novotel Cardiff Centre provides such room types as Double Room, Standard Room and Superior Queen Room.
Is there any public transport near Novotel Cardiff Centre?
Yes, there is Herbert Street bus stop within 150 metres away from Novotel Cardiff Centre.
Address
Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF10 4RT
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Getting around
Airports
Cardiff (CWL) 22.6 km
Bristol (BRS) 75.4 km
Train
Cardiff Central Railway Station900 m
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