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1 room, 2 adults

The Riverhouse

2-star2 stars
59 FITZHAMON EMBANKMENT, Cardiff, Wales, CF11 6AN, United Kingdom

Walking distance from Principality Stadium
  • Free self-serve breakfast and free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
  • Owners were incredibly welcoming and provided information about things to do in Cardiff…Sep. 11, 2018
  • Very near Cardiff castle , kind staff with lovely smile ^^ breakfast was good. Very…Oct. 7, 2019

The Riverhouse

  • City Twin Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom
  • Signature Triple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Family Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • City Double or Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
  • City Double Room, 1 Double Bed

What’s around The Riverhouse


  • In Riverside
  • Principality Stadium - 10 min walk
  • Cardiff Castle - 10 min walk
  • Cardiff Bay - 11 min walk
  • Cardiff Motorpoint Arena - 13 min walk
  • Cardiff University - 19 min walk
  • Sophia Gardens - 9 min walk
  • St. David's Hall - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.) - 57 min drive
  • Cardiff Central Station - 6 min walk
  • Grangetown Station - 17 min walk
  • Cardiff Queen Street Station - 19 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 12 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - midnight.
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance 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 required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

WiFi rated super fast

  • Great for browsing, email, gaming and videochat



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

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

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free self-serve breakfast daily
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden
  • Terrace

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Things to enjoy
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 43-inch Smart TV
  • Netflix
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping

The Riverhouse’s small print

Also known as

  • River House Hostel
  • The River House Hostel
  • The Riverhouse Cardiff
  • The Riverhouse Bed & breakfast
  • The Riverhouse Bed & breakfast Cardiff


This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

Optional extras

Parking is available nearby and costs GBP 10.00 per day

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.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 13 reviews

Very good 8.0
Good hostel
Pretty good hostel to stay at for one or two nights when your in Cardiff. It is really clise to the town center and the cardiff castle and theres a great Italian restaurant in the neighboorhood called mangiatoria wich is definitly worth a visit if you stay here
gb1 night trip with friends

The Riverhouse

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