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The Avala Guest House

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is located 10min walking from the city center, my friend and walked everyday and it is really close. we got a family room ( double bed +single) the size was ok, the room was clean and organized and they cleaned it everyday, the shower was good and the stuff very friendly :) they could improve on their breakfast menu...

Thank DVanessa
Pontypool, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when we booked we understood it was Bed & Breakfast be warned it is if you pay almost £5 extra for the continental which we refused because a bread roll & yogurt is not what we expected hungry lads on a stag do want the Full Welsh we told it was full breakfast we were in a three bed room...

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Basic but clean accommodation with its best quality being its centra location.other than that i was extremely dissappointed and annoyed by the low water pressure of the shower.i would reccomend it for a couple of nights stay.a relatively good value for money via booking.com

Thank Stella K
Oswestry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for three nights as I was working in the area. I normally stay in Cardiff Bay but due to circumstances, stayed at The Avala. The room was fine, clean and tidy and very quiet for a busy location. The bed was clean and comfortable. The shower did lack a bit of pressure but was fine. The only real...

Thank SGT_13
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

When arrived we were met and given key there is a nice room with comfy chairs and television in foyer and breakfast room across from booking in desk. The rooms clean and tidy, beds comfortable, there are tea and coffee facilities a small bar of soap and television. We never booked breakfast so can't comment. The hotel is a good...

Thank k4zdh
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Good place to stay for a night or 2. The service was very good & friendly. The room was fine for what we needed. Tea & coffee facilities were good & has a car park which is handy. I would just say the shower isn't the greatest but that's all. Would stay again.

Thank Chx33
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We found our room very comfortable with everything we had expected for the price we had paid ((£60 per night)). Convenient location to get into the city by bus or on foot and with free car parking. We didn't have breakfast which was no problem for the staff member who was very nice. This accommodation is great value for a...

Thank flipflop814
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The room was clean and spacious, with all the facilities needed. The staff is friendly, and although they are not always at the desk there is a phone number in case there is anything you need. It is 15 min away from the city centre and 20 min away from the castle. Continental breakfast costs 5 extra pounds a day....

Thank Alicia O
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I arrived for a two night trip with a friend. The room was mediocre, the floors were dusty and the towels rough. The shower was an absolute nightmare - the pressure was non-existent and it kept flitting between boiling hot and freezing cold. Absolutely awful. As well as this, all that was provided was a paltry lump of soap -...

Thank Sommie O
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I didn't realize places like this still exist , it reminded me of the places you see on the TV were poor homeless people get sent by the local authority . Its so basic and tired and very warn and run down every thing has been done on the cheap and badly at that . We had to pay for...

Thank Oes689

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Avala Guest House is a well presented Victorian property with 16 rooms all en-suite. The rooms range from singles, double, twin and family rooms. All rooms come with LCD TV and freeview and also have complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. There is also free parking and Wifi in our guests' TV lounge. The Avala is 15 minutes walk from the centre of Cardiff and also has excellent public transport links. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Avala Guest House

Address: 156 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 1DJ, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: $76 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Avala Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“some of our group had the top floor which included a lounge”
MikeW575, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid unless your homeless”
Oes689, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The top floor accommodation ticked all the boxes.”
jackiew435, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Full ensuite rather than a partial ensuite. Our room had a toilet and shower ensuite but the sink was in the bedroom.”
341mandygordon, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the back will be quieter”
freedab2013, 31 May 2015 | Read review
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