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Clayton Hotel Cardiff

4-starThis property has received its official star rating from Visit Wales.
St Mary Street, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1GD, United Kingdom

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Principality Stadium
  • Free WiFi
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  • Great locationJan. 1, 2020
  • Great location staff are very friendly an all round great experienceAug. 6, 2019

Clayton Hotel Cardiff

from A$109
  • Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Twin Room
  • Triple Room
  • Family Room
  • Double Room
  • Double Room, Accessible
  • Superior Double Room
  • Executive Twin Room
  • Executive Double Room

What’s around Clayton Hotel Cardiff


  • In Cardiff City Centre
  • Principality Stadium - 8 min walk
  • Cardiff Bay - 8 min walk
  • Cardiff Castle - 8 min walk
  • Wales Millennium Centre - 22 min walk
  • Cardiff University - 18 min walk
  • National Museum Cardiff - 16 min walk
  • Techniquest - 22 min walk

Getting around

  • Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.) - 39 min drive
  • Bristol Intl. Airport (BRS) - 74 min drive
  • Cardiff Central Station - 3 min walk
  • Cardiff Queen Street Station - 11 min walk
  • Cardiff Bay Station - 17 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 216 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 11 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

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

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


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


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

  • Discounted offsite parking

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
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 2011
  • Lift
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

In the room

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

Special features


View Bar & Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

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.

Clayton Hotel Cardiff’s small print

Also known as

  • Clayton Hotel Cardiff Wales
  • Clayton Hotel formerly Maldron Hotel
  • Clayton Cardiff formerly Maldron Cardiff
  • Clayton Cardiff
  • Clayton Hotel Cardiff formerly Maldron Hotel Cardiff


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.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (amount varies)

Parking is available nearby and costs GBP 11 per day

Breakfast costs between GBP 10.00 and GBP 12.95 for adults, and GBP 8.00 and GBP 10.00 for children (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.

FAQs for Clayton Hotel Cardiff

  • Does Clayton Hotel Cardiff offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Clayton Hotel Cardiff does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    No, unfortunately, but there's discounted parking nearby.
  • Are pets allowed at Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    You can check in from 3:00 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Viva Brazil (1-min walk), Carluccio's (2-min walk), and Golden Cross (3-min walk).
  • What is there to do near Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    Recommended spots to visit include Principality Stadium (8-min walk) and Cardiff Bay (8-min walk), along with Cardiff Castle (8-min walk) and National Museum Cardiff (0.8 mi).

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 1,135 reviews

Good 6.0
New world new rules But didn’t get a room service in 3 days
alexandra, gb3 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Great central location , however downside of this is the noise ! Right next to train track
Debbie, gb1 night family trip
Poor 2.0
Poor stay
I have always stay at Clayton and had fab times but last time was very poor staff manager was not very helpful promised a manager would get back to me regarding my stay and I am still waiting very disappointed
Ceri, gb2 night trip
Very good 8.0
Had booking for 2 rooms check in was quick but I had phoned hotel on the day of booking 3 days before arrival regarding the current COVID guidelines but unfortunately the information I was given was incorrect, I was not given any information regarding our breakfast had to ask once we had settled, room carpet was not as clean As it should have been but everything else was good, Plenty of sanitiser every where, really comfortable bed and the breakfast bag delivery to our rooms were very good. Checkout very quick
Lesley, gb1 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Great Hotel Parking Problems
Really good hotel very well presented. Struggled with parking so find out before you book as parking can be priced high
Philip, gb1 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Bathroom was dated but in good working order.
Mohammed, gb2 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent !
Excellent service even during Covid !
Kuman, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Well done under difficult times
Under the COVID situation the hotel performed excellent
Mr Paul, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excelent hotel very well organized especially in the current situation, I felt very safe. The paddy lady on reception is also brilliant, she deserves nighting for just being so helpful in a chaos situation.
David, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fantastic hotel great staff very friendly
John, gb2 night business trip

Clayton Hotel Cardiff

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