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Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff

4-starThis property has received its official star rating from Visit Wales.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Meridian Gate, Bute Terrace, Cardiff, Wales, CF102FL, United Kingdom

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
  • Free WiFi
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Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Amenities
Amenities are not the best
WiFi
Regular internet service

Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff

from A$114
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Junior Suite
  • Superior Room, City View
  • Executive Room

What’s around Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff

Landmarks

  • In Cardiff City Centre
  • Cardiff Motorpoint Arena - 2 min walk
  • Cardiff Bay - 6 min walk
  • Cardiff Castle - 9 min walk
  • Principality Stadium - 10 min walk
  • Cardiff University - 18 min walk
  • St. David's Hall - 6 min walk
  • St. David's - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.) - 29 min drive
  • Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.) - 70 min drive
  • Cardiff Central Station - 5 min walk
  • Cardiff Queen Street Station - 8 min walk
  • Cardiff Bay Station - 16 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 215 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 21 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Self parking (limited) *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4306
  • Conference space size (meters) - 400
  • Conference centre
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 2009
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Smart TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Filini Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Reservations are required.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff’s small print

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Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Optional extras

Self parking costs GBP 25 per night

Rollaway beds are available for GBP 30.0 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 16.95 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Most helpful reviewsReviews are sorted based on what customers found most helpful and our recommendations

Very good 8.0 From 1,137 reviews

Good 6.0
Not as great as it looks on pictures
Okay stay around Christmas time. Recently stayed at the hotel, car parking was awful - no space at the hotel and the car park itself was hard to find (depending on the direction you came in). The price of the car park was also expensive if you could park - £25 per 24 hours. A car park a 5 min walk up the road is £16 for 24 hours. We had to queue to check in and queue every time we needed to use the lift as there are only 2 lifts in the entire hotel. Rooms not as pictured, bathroom was lovely but sleeping area disappointing with dirty blue carpet and cream/brown walls. The plumbing was also terrible - you can hear whenever a tap or shower is turned on around your room as it sounded like someone was drilling through the walls. Breakfast was good, we had it included in our stay. Service was below average I’d say - we had difficulties in the restaurant claiming that we didn’t have breakfast included and had to go back and forth between reception and the restaurant to get this resolved. Overall a brilliant location for shopping and the Motorpoint arena but plenty of other hotels around the area that might not have been such a challenge. Unsure if we would stay here again.
gb1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
ideal location very helpful staff and loverly breakfast
gb1 night trip
Very good 8.0
We have always come to the RadissonBlu when staying in cardiff but this last stay wasn't great. 1) Not enough staff working on reception, leaving queues of people (even though other staff members walking in and around the back office?!) 2) I was shocked to hear the cleaning staff arguing/shouting at each other outside my bedroom door. Very unprofessionally complaining that they had been given additional rooms to clean. Shouting lasted a good 5 minutes. 3) When checking in, we were told by receptionist that if we decided to "go green" and not have our room cleaned and have fresh daily towels, that we would have a free bottle of wine. We decided to "go green" but on checking out, said we were not eligible for the wine! 4) Breakfast staff were great. I'm disappointed in my stay and doubt my company will return.
Michelle, gb2 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Very nice, with a little work could be perfect.
Overall a nice place to stay even with the current improvement works being evident. Slight problem at check in as was given an already occupied room. But staff were nice, if a little quiet, and upgraded us to make up for it. The coffee machine in our room had a used pod and dirty water still in it, it was fine after a couple of flushes but I would’ve expected that to be done during cleaning.
James, gb1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Excellent place to stay in Cardiff
This is a great place to stay in Cardiff, with wonderful views of the city if you get a room on a higher floor. All staff were polite and efficient, room very comfortable, breakfast excellent and catered for special dietary requirements. We were on the 10th floor, and there are 2 lifts. At busy times, it can take a short while of waiting for a lift to become available. The checking-in process was quite slow and took half an hour - there were only 4 people in front of us in the queue. This did not look to be a fault of any staff member, more to do with the computer system that was being used. I understand from other family members who stayed in this hotel earlier in the year, that this happened with them also. I assume the issue will be identified and sorted, because this is a great hotel to stay in and we would not hesitate to stay here again or in any other Radisson Blu hotels. Highly recommended.
Jill, ie1 night trip

Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff

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