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    Novotel Cardiff Centre

    Cardiff Bay Hotel Schooner Way | Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff CF10 4RT, Wales
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$88
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          Overview
          • Excellent40%
          • Very good41%
          • Average12%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          “x box” (22 reviews)
          “executive room” (104 reviews)
          “swimming pool” (90 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
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          Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

          Stayed at the Novotel for one night for a night away for my boyfriend's birthday. Hotel was gorgeous and in a great location - 10 minute walk away from St David's shopping centre and a 15 minute walk away from Cardiff Bay. The hotel was...More

          Thank Zaraadams
          Response from NovotelCardiff, Manager at Novotel Cardiff Centre

          Thank you for your great review and comments. We were thrilled to understand that you both enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a pleasant special occasion. I hope that I may have an opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards...More

          Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

          Stayed here in March 2015. Was located close enough to the city centre (10 minutes walk). Room was lovely, clean, all you'd expect. My only gripe was the person who we initially spoke to at the front desk pre booking had poor customer service, was...More

          Thank Rebecca A
          Response from NovotelCardiff, Manager at Novotel Cardiff Centre

          Thank you for your comments and feedback. Whilst I am pleased that you enjoyed certain aspects of your stay, (Room and location) I am sorry that your overall experience did not entirely meet your expectations. I hope that should you choose to return to the...More

          Reviewed 1 May 2015

          Have to say what a pleasant surprise this hotel was. A long time since I’ve stopped at a Novotel but if this is the current standard then we will be using their services more frequently. This hotel is nicely positioned between the Quay and city...More

          Thank IanALighthorne
          Response from NovotelCardiff, Manager at Novotel Cardiff Centre

          thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. I am delighted that you and your family enjoyed your visit to Cardiff and that the Hotel services and facilities met your approval. I hope that you may choose to return again very soon....More

          Reviewed 30 April 2015

          A wonderful hotel with friendly and responsive staff. The accommodations were excellent with clean and comfortable rooms. Room service was very accommodating and quickly responded to any requests. The fitness center and swimming pool was very nice. The children's play area and pool were a...More

          Thank gordyswede
          Response from NovotelCardiff, Manager at Novotel Cardiff Centre

          Thank you for your excellent review and rating. I am delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and that the room, cleanliness, location, level of service and leisure facilities were to your satisfaction. I hope that I may have an opportunity...More

          Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

          Great service from whole team ,Suzanne was fantastic gave above and beyond customer service . The whole experience was great lovely stay, great location, hassle free. Would recommend if your visiting cardiff.More

          Thank Matt E
          Response from NovotelCardiff, Manager at Novotel Cardiff Centre

          Thank you for your kind comments and compliments. We were thrilled to read your comments and I will take pleasure in sharing these with all the Team. I hope that you will return again very soon and that you will enjoy another great stay. Kind...More

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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$89 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Green Hotel in Cardiff
          • #7 Business Hotel in Cardiff
          • #7 Luxury Hotel in Cardiff
          • #8 Family Hotel in Cardiff
          • #11 Romantic Hotel in Cardiff
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 138
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Wales >
          • Southern Wales >
          • Cardiff
          • Also Known As
          • Novotel Cardiff Centre Hotel Cardiff ,
          • Hotel Accor Cardiff Centre ,
          • Cardiff Novotel ,
          • Novotel Cardiff Centre Wales
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          Room & Suite (84)
          Dining (30)
          Pool & Beach (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (190)
          Bathroom (43)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Helen S
          Are there irons in the hotel rooms
          8 May 2017|
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          Response from Shahied_Yousaf | Reviewed this property |
          Yes there was an iron in my room already
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          Are there limited hours for children to use the pool?
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          Jessica H
          Can you request which floor you wish to stay in and how far of a walk is it from central station? Thank you
          27 March 2017|
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          Response from Normadroaming | Reviewed this property |
          I believe you need to be a member of Accor Hotel Group to request a floor level but you can request high or low only I suppose. The city centre is walking distance.
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          "a kilometre or so out of the city. You can walk in."
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          "Best rooms will be top floor facing Cardiff Bay"
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          "couples rooms are big"
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          "good breakfast"
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