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New York, USA
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27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2012

I've stayed at the Cardiff twice while on business in London. The location can't be beat. You are 50 yards from Paddington Station, with access to the Heathrow Express and the fabulous London Underground. There are plenty of pubs and good restaurants in the neighborhood as well. On the downside, the rooms are very small, cold, and the wifi is... More 

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Florence, Italy
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2012

A small hotel near Paddington, in an area with many B&B. My room was very cold, I asked them to move me and they did it, but also the second room they gave me was quite cold, they have an electric radiator in each room, they know it... The room is small and the bathroom is ridicle, really too small,... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2012

This place reminded me of some of the B&Bs I stayed in while in London during the seventies. If it's luxury you're after, this place isn't for you .... the rooms are a touch old fashioned and very small (we had to close the bathroom door to get into bed) and the stairs to the 3rd floor are a bit... More 

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Noosa, Australia
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40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2012

As per other reviews the rooms are small but for the price and location it is great value. You only need to sleep, have a hot shower and eat breakfast and it has all of that.

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Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 January 2012

I stayed here once as the Castleton round the corner was full and I needed one more night. being too lazy to do much walking with my pack i left it in reception and wandered around until I found the cardiff virtually next door. the staff were efficient the wifi worked so I was okay.. there's really not much to... More 

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Delft, The Netherlands
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48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 December 2011

Location location location that's what they say and that is certainly what this hotel has. Around the corner from Paddington station, walking distance from Hyde Park and therefore Oxford street. Yes rooms are smaal and in my room no bath but room was cleaned every day, shower was hard and hot and well really, you're only there to sleep as... More 

2 Thank dutchjack
Henllan, null, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 18 December 2011

on entering the room i found myself in a very dated room,very unwelcoming staff who made it clear they were not willing to oblige

Thank Max F
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Very good location near Paddington station and 10 min walk to Hyde Park and Oxford Street . The staff was very kind and always smiling The room was very narrow and a bit dated but clean

2 Thank kajras
Houston, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2011

well the walk from paddington station is great if yiou have luggage. some rooms are small too small but water hot. staff helfful and friendly. make sure you say you want the same room everynight or they will move you around every night. no bathtub

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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 December 2011

Ive been to England over 20 times, and the majority of my stays while in London, have been here at the Cardiff Hotel. First thing straight away, is how perfect the location. As any traveler knows, it can be very stressfull geting into a city from the airport, and getting out of the city back to the airport. Juggling luggage,... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Cardiff Hotel

Address: 5-9 Norfolk Square | Hyde Park, London W2 1RU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $133 - $392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cardiff Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 61
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