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Top Rated Hotels for your Cardiff Vacation

Clayton Hotel Cardiff
Clayton Hotel Cardiff
4.0 out of 5.0 St Mary Street, Cardiff, Wales
Free Cancellation
$60
5.0/5 (3 reviews)

Excellent hotel close to all amenities. Good overnight parking at the station.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018
Located in Cardiff City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Principality Stadium, Cardiff Bay, and Cardiff Castle. National Museum ...
Hilton Cardiff
Hilton Cardiff
4.5 out of 5.0 Kingsway, Cardiff, Wales
Free Cancellation
$89
4.4/5 (5 reviews)

Very good experience. Nice hotel. Clean room. The 'castle view' was more of a 'castle wall view', but nice. Breakfast was very good and in a very nice setting. The staff is what really made it pleasant, though. A special nod to the porter who help load our bags into the car. Wish we could have spent ...

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2016
Located in Cardiff City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Queen Arcade, Cardiff Castle, and New Theatre. St. David's and St. David's Hall ...
Novotel Cardiff Centre
Novotel Cardiff Centre
4.0 out of 5.0 Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, Wales
Free Cancellation
$75
4.3/5 (3 reviews)

Felt we got our money's worth. Very pretty hotel with nice sized room. Had to walk to City Center, about 20 minutes. Nothing close to hotel for meals or anything else. Had to pay 10 pounds English for parking. I thought parking was included in hotel cost. Paid 10 pounds English for each of us for ...

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2015
Located in Cardiff City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cardiff Bay and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena. St. David's Hall and New Theatre are also ...
Sleeperz Hotel Cardiff
Sleeperz Hotel Cardiff
3.0 out of 5.0 Station Approach, Saunders Road, Cardiff, Wales
Free Cancellation
$46
4.3/5 (3 reviews)

Very small rooms, but fully functional, air con, great water pressure on shower, quiet, convenient location, friendly staff. Dislikes: tv location makes it hard to see from lower bunk, overall room lighting is poor. Otherwise, its great for relaxing, getting clean, and heading out to explore ...

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2019
Located in Cardiff City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cardiff Market, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, and Cardiff Bay. Principality Stadium and ...
Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff
Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff
4.0 out of 5.0 Meridian Gate, Bute Terrace, Cardiff, Wales
Free Cancellation
$67
4.3/5 (10 reviews)

Clean, spacious rooms with comfortable beds. Wonderful breakfast.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019
Located in Cardiff City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff Bay, and Cardiff Castle. Principality ...
Future Inns Cardiff Bay
Future Inns Cardiff Bay
4.0 out of 5.0 Hemingway Road Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, Wales
Free Cancellation
$67
4.1/5 (7 reviews)

Great staff,,excellent location for traveling around the areA..had an on-site laundry room, which was excellent.. only one dryer working and dryer very slow , which wasn’t so great. Good amenities in the rooom and hotel. Housekeeping service was a bit uneven, but overall ok. Restaurant was better ...

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2018
Located near the slopes, this Butetown hotel is in a shopping district, within a 10-minute walk of Cardiff Bay and Wales Millennium Centre, and close to winter ...

Things To Do during your Cardiff Vacation

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Cardiff Travel Guide

Where is Cardiff?

It can be great to travel without a plan, but even the most spontaneous travelers will want to have a basic understanding of where Cardiff sits on the map.

It's the national capital of Wales and about 25 miles to the west of the significant city of Bristol.

It shouldn't be tricky to make some new buddies in this corner of Monmouthshire. It boasts a population of approximately 300,000 locals.

Places to Visit in Cardiff

You wouldn't want to make your way to Cardiff without swinging by much-loved attractions like Cardiff Castle and Wales Millennium Centre. Other good options include the Techniquest and Llandaff Cathedral. We'd suggest that you do your best to explore them all.

There are many pivotal moments in time that helped shape this area into what we see today. Have a look at the comprehensive collections at National Museum Wales. Want to keep the good times rolling? Go to Cardiff University and marvel at the complex architectural design. You could even book a tour in advance and walk the halls where many alumni, including some who have shaped today's society, once stood. But there's more! A vital part of the local landscape, Victoria Park provides residents and visitors with a peaceful green space for relaxation and recreation. Enjoy a walk or kick off your shoes and feel the lush grass below your feet.

Car Rentals in Cardiff

Hi-ya, globetrotter. We know you're eager to squeeze the most out of your escape, so why not check out car rentals in Cardiff? Book with Orbitz and get your adventure on the road today!

You can rent a car as soon as you land at Cardiff International Airport. It's hard to pass Hertz and Alamo Rent A Car. Enterprise and Europcar are two other outlets that offer a slightly alternative range.

Sometimes the easiest place to rent a vehicle is right in the city center. Budget is a handy outlet located at 14-22 Tudor Street. Why don't you also look into Avis? They can be found at 14-22 Tudor Street.

Where to stay in Cardiff – Hotel Accommodation

Traveling to Wales' capital city? Have a look at at least 104 hotels in Cardiff on Orbitz and then snap up a suitable room.

In the mood for a luxurious hotel? You'll feel like a star if you choose to crash at the New House Country Hotel or The St David's Hotel. On the other hand, check out the facilities at the ibis Cardiff (Churchill Way) or the ibis Cardiff Gate - International Business Park (Cardiff Gate Business Park) if you're traveling on a tighter budget.

Nearest Airports to Cardiff

Navigating airports can be a bit frustrating sometimes, but the vacation at the end of that long plane ride is always worth the effort. Cardiff International Airport (CWL) is the closest to Cardiff. It's located 9 miles southwest of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Cardiff

Situated 20 miles from Cardiff, Washford is much loved by tourists. Head to this locality to access Dunster Castle and the Bakelite Museum, two leading attractions that you won't quickly forget. Wedmore is another destination to keep an eye out for. It's located only 25 miles away. If you take a day trip here, nearby attractions including Wookey Hole and Cheddar Gorge and Caves should most certainly be on your list.

No Cancellation Fees

No matter if you've changed your mind or your plans have shifted for some other reason, we won't demand a fee if you have to amend or cancel your booking.^ As we can't say the same for your chosen hotel or airline, it's wise to contact them about their policies.

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