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Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay

Expedia.comUS$66*
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#13 of 73 Hotels in Cardiff
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed there with the family. Not really close to the bay as my father wanted but it was good value, clean and comfortable like the stiff mattresses. They have a good breakfast buffet which should fill you up for until dinner time :) Would definitely visit again.

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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We booked an overnight stay for us and our two children. The hotel has a car park which is charged at £6 per night and is added to your bill. Rooms are typical Holiday inn Express, a bit tight if you have the sofa bed in use, which we did, but they are clean. We had a lovely view over...

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Karen M, Senior Guest Service Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Andrew M, We are glad to hear your stay was fabulous. We have recently changed our breakfast which as you have mentioned includes the much loved bacon; i'm glad to hear this was a hit for you. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel next time you find yourselves in Cardiff. Kind Regards Katy

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I'm honestly shocked... a platinum member soon to be spire elite who stays at this chain all over the world. I have been quite frankly humiliated by the treatment I was given when I returned back from a local theatre show . Without any verification, my wife was refused a single drink for being "too drunk"... the irony is my...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just far enough out of the city centre to get a quiet night's sleep, but close enough that you can walk back in 10 minutes. The beds were comfy, the bathroom clean with a strong shower, and breakfast was more than adequate. Given the price, it's hard to fault.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel as you expect from this company. .room spacious and very clean. .breakfast and breakfast area very good..staff excellent helped with advice on local places to visit..love stay there again. ..I recommend

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Andrex999 Thank you so much for the 5 star review and recommendation! We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards Karen Matthews General Manager

Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner and I needed a 'dog friendly' hotel as an overnight stop over and the Holiday Inn Express met all of our needs and expectations. The room was clean and very comfortable and had enough space for us plus our eleven month old puppy. The staff were extremely courteous and helpful and when we decided that we wanted to...

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear travelledpartners Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us - and we're really pleased to hear that you all enjoyed it - including the puppy! We hope to welcome you back the next time you are planning to visit Cardiff. Kind Regards Karen Matthews General Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We arrived around 2pm on May 15, and the guys at the front desk was incredibly helpful, cheerful and welcoming. He told us all about Cardiff and the places we were planning to see, and was a joy to speak with! He noticed we were carrying a bottle of sparkling wine and immediately offered to give us some champagne glasses....

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Magnhild S Many thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your stay - we're delighted that you enjoyed it, despite the weather and hope we can welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards Karen Matthews General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Cardiff Bay in April 2017 during our visit to the Doctor Who Experience. I stayed with my wife and 10 year old. The bed was comfortable and overall the room was as expected from a Holiday Inn Express. A little on the small side but comfortable, clean and functional. Wifi is included which is...

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Karen M, Senior Guest Service Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Abbas L, Thank you for sharing your recent stay with us back in April, I hope you enjoyed your visit to the Doctor Who Experience. I am pleased to hear you found our location handy for your stay and that you took advantage of our new and improved Express Start Breakfast. We do hope to welcome you back again...

Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is one of the best places I stay at. The premises are spotless and the rooms are excellent. The staff are very friendly and attentive and nothing is too much trouble. The new breakfast menu is really good. I will make sure I can stay here while on business in the Cardiff area.

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Karen M, Senior Guest Service Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear Wookie1957, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have recently changed our breakfast and are always looking for feedback on it, and i'm glad that you thought that it was really good. We hope that you stay with us again in the...

Wales, UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this Hiex using our reward points as a cheeky night away at the last minute with our 2 daughters. On arrival we were offered either a free drink at the bar or 200 bonus points, we opted for the bonus points as we like to take advantage as soon as we have enough for a free night. We...

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Karen M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay, responded to this review

Dear welshsunshine Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your recent stay with us. We really appreciate the valuable feedback. Absolutely let us know the next time you are planning to stay and we will do our best to allocate you a room overlooking the Wharf. Car Parking is not one of the IHG...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waterfront area of the old East Dock in Cardiff Bay is the prime position of the Express by Holiday Inn. Only 15 minutes walking distance from the centre of Cardiff makes a great place to stay, and to view the magnificent local shops and picturesque Arcades.Walking distance to Mermaid Quay and Millennium Centre. It is also situated in the heart of Cardiff's exciting Bay Development. With places of interest including Cardiff Castle, the home of the Welsh Assembly, the Millennium Stadium, The Millennium Centre, Techniquest the Children's Science Museum and the Museum of Welsh Life at St.Fagans, the Express by Holiday Inn Cardiff Bay is your one and only choice for accommodation in Cardiff. The Express by Holiday Inn is located just off M4 Motorway, which makes access very easy, and brings you around the city centre, showing you attractions like you have never seen before. There is ample onsite parking, which is charged at £6 per 24 hours. For your peace of mind, our car park is monitored 24 hours a day by CCTV.Please do not hesitate to contact us for any further information. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay

Address: Longueil Close | Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff CF10 4EE, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: $92 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 87
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Holiday Inn Cardiff Bay
Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay Wales
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#10 Family Hotel in Cardiff
#18 Business Hotel in Cardiff
#19 Romantic Hotel in Cardiff
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“Avoid a room on the ground floor as noise may be a potential problem. We had a room on one of the upper floors.”
travelledpartners, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the water have a good view, but there is some road noise.”
Andy_Viv, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“The hotel is in a quiet location, so room location is not important. My only comment is that the upper floors are served by one slow lift.”
chrisbQ5442MH, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“As for a room with a river view”
238michaeld, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms away from lift are nice and quiet.”
pafuri, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
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