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Things to do in Cardiff

Principality Stadium
Wales Millennium Centre
St David's Hall

How much are hotels near Principality Stadium?

Below are the 12 user recommended hotels in the area of Cardiff that is closest to Principality Stadium. The average price near Principality Stadium is £56/night, with prices varying based on several factors including time of year. Hotels near Principality Stadium are typically 27% less expensive than the average hotel in Cardiff, which is £77.

Hotels near Principality Stadium
The Riverhouse
Best value
The Riverhouse
9.2
£16
The Royal Hotel Cardiff
No. 1 most popular
The Royal Hotel Cardiff
8.5
£47
Novotel Cardiff Centre
No. 2 most popular
Novotel Cardiff Centre
8.2
£68
Hilton Cardiff
No. 3 most popular
Hilton Cardiff
8.6
£79
Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel & Spa
No. 4 most popular
Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel & Spa
8.1
£69
Inn Cardiff
No. 5 most popular
Inn Cardiff
9.3
£62
Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
7.9
£60
Park Plaza Cardiff
Park Plaza Cardiff
8.7
£72
Holiday Inn Cardiff City Centre
Holiday Inn Cardiff City Centre
8.2
£63
Travelodge Cardiff Central
Travelodge Cardiff Central
9.0
£36
Sleeperz Hotel Cardiff
Sleeperz Hotel Cardiff
8.4
£44
Park Inn by Radisson Cardiff City Centre
Park Inn by Radisson Cardiff City Centre
8.0
£60

How much are hotels near Wales Millennium Centre?

Below are the 12 user recommended hotels in the area of Cardiff that is closest to Wales Millennium Centre. The average price near Wales Millennium Centre is £45/night, with prices varying based on several factors including time of year. Hotels near Wales Millennium Centre are typically 41% less expensive than the average hotel in Cardiff, which is £77.

Hotels near Wales Millennium Centre
Extensive & Comfortable House
Best value
Extensive & Comfortable House
8.0
£17
voco St. David's Cardiff
No. 1 most popular
voco St. David's Cardiff
8.9
£91
Travelodge Cardiff Atlantic Wharf
No. 2 most popular
Travelodge Cardiff Atlantic Wharf
8.9
£62
The Exchange Hotel
No. 3 most popular
The Exchange Hotel
10.0
£72
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay
No. 4 most popular
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay
8.5
£56
Future Inns Cardiff Bay
No. 5 most popular
Future Inns Cardiff Bay
8.7
£55
A Space in the City at Century Wharf
A Space in the City at Century Wharf
8.8
£65
Jolyon's Boutique Hotel
Jolyon's Boutique Hotel
9.1
£63
A Space in the City - Quayside
A Space in the City - Quayside
£65
Bayapart Large Two Bedroom Apartment
Bayapart Large Two Bedroom Apartment
7.9
Snoozebox Cardiff
Snoozebox Cardiff
1 Bed Flat sleeps 4 close to Station & City Centre
1 Bed Flat sleeps 4 close to Station & City Centre
8.8

How much are hotels near St David's Hall?

momondo users have recommended 12 hotels to users looking to stay near St David's Hall. Hotels in this area have an average price of £56 per night. These prices may change based on several factors, such as time of year. Hotels near St David's Hall are typically 27% less expensive than the average hotel in Cardiff, which is £77.

Hotels near St David's Hall
The Riverhouse
Best value
The Riverhouse
9.2
£16
The Royal Hotel Cardiff
No. 1 most popular
The Royal Hotel Cardiff
8.5
£47
Novotel Cardiff Centre
No. 2 most popular
Novotel Cardiff Centre
8.2
£68
Hilton Cardiff
No. 3 most popular
Hilton Cardiff
8.6
£79
Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel & Spa
No. 4 most popular
Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel & Spa
8.1
£69
Inn Cardiff
No. 5 most popular
Inn Cardiff
9.3
£62
Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
7.9
£60
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay
8.5
£56
Park Plaza Cardiff
Park Plaza Cardiff
8.7
£72
Holiday Inn Cardiff City Centre
Holiday Inn Cardiff City Centre
8.2
£63
Travelodge Cardiff Central
Travelodge Cardiff Central
9.0
£36
Sleeperz Hotel Cardiff
Sleeperz Hotel Cardiff
8.4
£44

When to book a hotel in Cardiff

Check out the information below to find the best deal on a Cardiff hotel room
Low season
April
High season
February

cheapest month to stay

28%

expected price decrease

most expensive time to stay

65%

expected price increase

Price
£83 - £324
Highest day of week
Saturday
Cheapest day of week
Sunday

avg. price over the last two weeks

Average price (weeknight)

£70

avg. price over the last two weeks

avg. price over the last two weeks

Average price (weekend night)

£87

avg. price over the last two weeks

Cheapest time to book
The cheapest time to book hotels in Cardiff is: 1-2 star, on the same day that your stay begins. 3 star, on the same day that your stay begins. 4-5 star, on the same day that your stay begins.
1-2 star
£49 - £62
3 star
£66 - £101
4-5 star
£101 - £120

Cardiff travel tips

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Best time to visit Cardiff

Cardiff is blessed with a pleasant climate, a fun-filled ambience, and interesting events all year round. Anytime of the year is a good time to visit Cardiff. However, March – May is a particularly beautiful season with fresh spring blooms lending colourful hues to the entire city. June – August is peak tourist season with several musical concerts and shows, food festivals, and special events. Average temperatures are approximately 19 – 22 degrees Celsius. During September – October, temperatures range from 11 – 19 degrees Celsius and the changing colours of the foliage create an interesting backdrop for several carnivals that take place during this time. November – December sees a spurt of winter sports enthusiasts and visitors looking to celebrate the year-end festivities. Cardiff is known as an ‘event city’. If your trip coincides with some of the events or matches, try and book your accommodation in advance to beat availability issues and last minute rate hikes by hotels.

Getting around Cardiff

Cardiff has a well-developed public transport system. Cardiff Bus offers an extensive network within the city with single ride adult fares at £1.80 GBP while day passes called ‘Day to go’ tickets cost £3.60 GBP per person. Arriva Trains Wales operates trains within the Cardiff city and suburban area as well as across Wales. A single ride ticket within the city costs £2.00 GBP. You can explore Cardiff on a bike via a number of marked cycle routes. Licensed taxis with metered fares can be easily hailed at several taxi ranks across the city. Cardiff City Centre and Cardiff Bay are also connected by waterbus services operated by Cardiff Boat Tours. A one-way adult fare is £4.00 GBP.


How much does a hotel in Cardiff cost per night?

Use the information below to find quality Cardiff hotel rooms for low prices
2 stars and below
Campanile Cardiff
#1 most popular
Campanile Cardiff
7.1
£32
ibis Cardiff Gate - International Business Park
#2 most popular
ibis Cardiff Gate - International Business Park
7.9
£33
Nomad Backpackers
Best value
Nomad Backpackers
8.8
£10
3 stars
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay
#1 most popular
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay
8.5
£56
Citrus Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality
#2 most popular
Citrus Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality
8.0
£47
Yha Cardiff Central - Hostel
Best value
Yha Cardiff Central - Hostel
8.6
£17
4 stars and above
Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
#1 most popular
Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
7.9
£60
voco St. David's Cardiff
#2 most popular
voco St. David's Cardiff
8.9
£91
Copthorne Hotel Cardiff-Caerdydd
Best value
Copthorne Hotel Cardiff-Caerdydd
8.2
£49

Cheap hotels in Cardiff

These hotels and hostels are the cheapest accommodations available in Cardiff
Nomad Backpackers
Nomad Backpackers
8.8
£10
Richmond Road Guest House
Richmond Road Guest House
5.7
£16
Nosda Hostel
Nosda Hostel
8.0
£10
The Riverhouse
The Riverhouse
9.2
£16
Bunkhouse Cardiff
Bunkhouse Cardiff
7.9
£11
Yha Cardiff Central - Hostel
Yha Cardiff Central - Hostel
8.6
£17

Get the best value hotel in Cardiff

These hotels have the best prices for their ratings
Yha Cardiff Central - Hostel
Yha Cardiff Central - Hostel
8.6
£17
The Riverhouse
The Riverhouse
9.2
£16
Nomad Backpackers
Nomad Backpackers
8.8
£10
Bunkhouse Cardiff
Bunkhouse Cardiff
7.9
£11
Nosda Hostel
Nosda Hostel
8.0
£10
voco St. David's Cardiff
voco St. David's Cardiff
8.9
£91

Where to stay in Cardiff

Best places to stay in Cardiff

Ancient castles, national museums, modern art centres, a vibrant waterfront, extraordinary shopping, and a buzzing nightlife. Cardiff can easily be summed up as a lively and entertaining city, full of cultural attractions, sports, and events that promise to enthral every visitor. Whether you wish to enjoy the extravagant waterfront properties with luxury spas, or go for more modest accommodation close to parks and mountain life, or be in the midst of all the action of the city life, you can choose from a range of accommodations when you visit Cardiff.

City Centre

The heart of the city with most of its major sights and attractions concentrated in a compact area, staying in the City Centre is the most convenient way to explore Cardiff. A 2-minute walk from the central bus and train station, you have The Big Sleep hotel, a celebrity-endorsed funky place to stay. Or consider staying at The Royal Hotel Cardiff, the city’s oldest hotel housed in a historic building on St. Mary Street.

Cardiff Docks

At Cardiff Docks, you have the option to stroll by the seaside or feast on international cuisine at the Mermaid Quay. This area also has a host of pubs and bars, and is known for chic and high-end luxury hotels offering tranquil spas and infinity swimming pools. Enjoy the waterside location and luxury accommodation at The St. David’s Hotel & Spa.

Riverside

Next to the green expanse of Cooper’s Field and River Taff, the Riverside neighbourhood is a quieter area within a short walk from the City Centre as well as from the chic district of Pontcanna. You will find a sprinkling of quaint guesthouses and smaller hotels in this area. Consider staying at Cathedral 73 hotel, a restored Victorian townhouse on a pretty, tree-lined avenue, or enjoy stylish rooms and modern amenities of the boutique hotel Joylons at No. 10.

Cheap hotels in Cardiff

Overlooking the River Taff and Millennium Stadium, you have a family-run hostel called The River House, and within a 10-minute walk to Cardiff Castle, you have the lively NosDa Hostel & Bar. You can also consider The Safehouse Hostel at Westgate Street or Hotel ibis budget Cardiff Centre in the heart of city centre amid all the shopping and nightlife.


What to do in Cardiff

The capital city of Wales, Cardiff is an exciting cultural hub with a wide choice of attractions, from art galleries to museums, street performances, unique boutiques, fashion stores, and year-round festivals and events. The city is also home to professional teams for football, rugby, and cricket. Whatever your itinerary, you are sure to be enthralled by the sheer buzz and enthusiasm of this charming city.

  • Walk inside Bute Park which starts at the centre of the city and goes right up to the mountains in Taff’s Well and Tongwynlais.
  • Explore the Cardiff Castle, a Victorian Gothic fantasy palace with 2,000 years of history and impressive architecture.
  • Catch a live Rugby match or take a guided tour of the Principality Stadium.
  • Visit Techniquest, the hands-on interactive science discovery centre in the heart of Cardiff Bay.
  • Enjoy a musical show, an opera, ballet, an art exhibition, or one of the free daily performances at the Wales Millennium Centre, one of the most reputed arts and cultural destinations in the world.
  • Indulge in white-water rafting, surf boarding, canoeing, or kayaking in a controlled environment at the Cardiff International White-Water facility in the heart of the Cardiff International Sports Village.
  • Explore the interactive exhibits and a virtual tour of a modern coal mine at the award-winning Big Pit National Coal Museum.
  • Visit the National Museum Cardiff and the St. Fagans National Museum of History. Art lovers should not miss a trip to the Martin Tinney Gallery located close by.
  • Admire some of Cardiff’s oldest architecture dating back to the 12th century, when you visit St. John the Baptist Church and the Llandaff Cathedral.
  • Stroll around some of the historic Victorian and Edwardian arcades, such as Duke Street Arcade, High Street Arcade, and Castle Quarter Arcade, and enjoy a wide range of fashion boutiques, gift shops, and cafés.
  • Watch a theatrical production at the New Theatre, one of the oldest surviving theatres in Cardiff which has retained its historic charm and character, and hosts performances all year round.

Cardiff travel information

How long do people stay in Cardiff?

On average, people stay in Cardiff for a total of 2 nights.

How much does a hotel cost in Cardiff?

Hotels in Cardiff show a range of prices for their rooms. These are determined by factors such as availability, locale and amenities. On average, rooms will be around £57 per night.

When is the best time to book a hotel in Cardiff?

The cheapest month to book a hotel in Cardiff is April. The cost of your room could be as much as 29% cheaper than in peak months.

Which day is cheapest to stay in Cardiff?

Saturday is the cheapest day for hotel rooms in Cardiff. Friday is the most expensive day.

How much does a hostel in Cardiff cost?

Cardiff Hostels typically cost in the region of £30 a night for each person. This price is taken from hostels and hotels with a 2 star or below rating. Hostels are very economical and come out on average £27 cheaper than the average price of a hotel in Cardiff.


Popular flight routes to Cardiff

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London to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
24h 50m
Cheapest price
£49
Edinburgh to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
8h 05m
Cheapest price
£61
Dublin to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
16h 25m
Cheapest price
£69
Manchester to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
22h 25m
Cheapest price
£105
Frankfurt am Main to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
6h 00m
Cheapest price
£129
Paris to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
7h 35m
Cheapest price
£139
Belfast to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
16h 25m
Cheapest price
£154
Barcelona to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
17h 20m
Cheapest price
£158
Munich to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
8h 30m
Cheapest price
£163
Vienna to Cardiff
Fastest flight time
8h 25m
Cheapest price
£166
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