Novotel Cardiff Centre

ex. Hotel Novotel Cardiff Centre

Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF10 4RT  show map
 4 stars
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Novotel Cardiff Centre

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Offering 138 bright rooms, Novotel Cardiff Centre features an indoor swimming pool, a sauna and a health club. An example of traditional architecture, this hotel was opened in 1986 and was fully restored in 1997.

The property is notable for the major setting close to a museum, a castle and a theater as well as a valley and mountains. Cardiff city center is 2 km away.

Thompson's Park is 3.1 km from the hotel and Chapter is about 2.0 km away.

Novotel Cardiff Centre lies within 20 minutes’ drive to Cardiff-wales airport.

Rooms

This contemporary 5-story hotel comprises of executive queen room, queen room and superior queen room with fresh décor. They also have a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant serving European dishes on site. Guests can spend time in the stylish Stylish bar serving a wide range of cocktails, coffee and tea. The grill bar Chicken House lies in a beach area, within 5-minute walk of Novotel Cardiff Centre.

Services

This property offers an elevator, parking and a storage room along with a meeting room, a copier and a business centre to answer the needs of all guests.

Relax

A variety of treatments includes steam baths, reflex massage and Turkish bath. Active travelers will appreciate a fitness centre, a jogging track and a gym available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   138.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed for a fee
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Jogging track

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Video games
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Novotel Cardiff Centre Cardiff location
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Hotel Address:

Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF10 4RT

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City Center
  • Cardiff
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cardiff Central Railway Station
    3000 ft
  • Bus stop
    3000 ft
Restaurants
  • Elements Restaurant - Cardiff (cuisine: European)
    100 ft
  • Chicken House (cuisine: Healthy, Halal)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    138

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Rooms and availability

Novotel Cardiff Centre photos Room Standard Room
Standard Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 270 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Spacious room offers a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

Room facilities
    Novotel Cardiff Centre photos Room Superior Room
    Superior Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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    • Private bathroom
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    Spacious room with modern decor offers a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

    Room facilities
      Novotel Cardiff Centre photos Room Executive Room
      Executive Room
      Bed type: Queen-size bed
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Spacious room offers a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities. the room offers some extra amenities.

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Novotel Cardiff Centre Cardiff location
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        Hotel Address:

        Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF10 4RT

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cardiff
          3700 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Cardiff Central Railway Station
          3000 ft
        • Bus stop
          3000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Elements Restaurant - Cardiff (cuisine: European)
          100 ft
        • Chicken House (cuisine: Healthy, Halal)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          138

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCardiffNovotel Cardiff Centre

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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        Novotel Cardiff Centre Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Craft In The Bay - 2000 ft
        • Castle Galleries - 2300 ft
        • Capsule Artt Gallery - 2300 ft
        • Leisuretime - 2700 ft

        Places of interest

        • Cardiff Magistrates Courts - 2000 ft
        • St David's Hall - 2300 ft
        • Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral - 2300 ft
        • Saint John's Church - 3000 ft
        • St David's Shopping Centre - 3000 ft
        • Cardiff & County Club - 3300 ft

        Train stations

        • Cardiff Central Station - 2700 ft
        • Cardiff Central Railway Station - 2700 ft
        • Cardiff Central Railway Station - 2700 ft
        • Cardiff Bay Railway Station - 3300 ft

        Amusement

        • Cineworld - 1000 ft
        • Ugc Cinemas - 1400 ft
        • Shipley Amusement Centre - 2300 ft
        • Bananza 2000 - 2300 ft
        • Shipleys Amusements - 2300 ft
        • Castle Leisure Ltd - 3000 ft

        Stadiums

        Museums

        • The National Museum of Wales - 3000 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • University of Glamorgan Cardiff Campus - 1000 ft

        Theaters

        • The Wharf - 1400 ft
        • Saint David's Hall - 2000 ft
        • New Theatre - 3000 ft
        • Cardiff City Council - 3300 ft

        Business areas

        • Capitol Shopping Centre - 3000 ft

        Public parking

        Local attractions

        • Bute Park - 1.1 mi
          North Road, Cardiff
        • World of Boats Cardiff Bay - 1.4 mi
          Heol Porth Teigr, Cardiff
        • The Cardiff Story - 1.6 mi
          The Old Library, Cardiff
        • Doctor Who Experience Cardiff Bay - 1.2 mi
          Discovery Quay, Porth Teigr, Cardiff
        • St. John the Baptist Church - 1.6 mi
          St. John's Square, Cardiff

        Near the hotel

        • St. David's Cathedral - 2200 ft
          Charles Street, Cardiff
        • National Museum and Art Gallery - 3600 ft
          Cathays Park in the Civic Centre, Cardiff
        • Caerphilly Mountain - 3600 ft
          CardiffWales
        • Techniquest - 3700 ft
          CardiffWales
        • Cardiff Central Library - 2300 ft
          The Hayes_CF10 1FL, Cardiff
        • Cardiff Bay - 4000 ft
          CardiffWales
        • Butetown History & Arts Centre - 3600 ft
          5 Dock Chambers, Cardiff

        Restaurants nearby

        • Elements Restaurant - Cardiff - 100 ft

          Address: Novotel Cardiff Centre
          Phone: 0845 200 8574

          84% likes this, based on 18 reviews
          Cuisine: European
          Price Range: USD 40 - USD 57

        • Spice Route - 600 ft

          Address: Unit 6 Red Dragon Centre
          Phone: 029 2048 8820

          54% likes this, based on 101 reviews
          Price Range: USD 12 - USD 25

        • The Corner House - 1500 ft

          Address: 25 Caroline Street
          Phone: 02920 2286

          63% likes this, based on 209 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean

        • Chicken House - 300 ft

          Address: The Red Dragon Centre
          Phone: 02920 480898

          61% likes this, based on 44 reviews
          Cuisine: Healthy, Halal
          Price Range: USD 12 - USD 18

        • Bar Cwtch - 1000 ft

          Address: Bute Crescent

          63% likes this, based on 29 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          138

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCardiffNovotel Cardiff Centre

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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        Novotel Cardiff Centre Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Novotel Cardiff Centre

        Average guest rating

        8.2out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 641 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          The beds were really comfortable which made for a good nights sleep.

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          the location of the hotel was great. the staff was very polite and helpful

          i was very disapointed with the room the comfort was very poor and there was stains on the bedding i took my partener to the hotel as a surprise for his 50th birthday and was very disappointed with the comfort of the room and thought it was not up to the standered i was expecting it was not wrth the money i had piad and my partener was disappointed too

        • Family with children
          5.0

          Bar and breakfast were good

          Location was awful and noise from the road was loud

        • Single
          7.8

          nice hotel, nice staff. Really good pool.

          The location is not that great, though very close to city centre, it's not a great area to walk in at night

        • Family with children
          10.0

          The staff were very helpful and made the stay welcoming

        • Couple
          5.8

          over priced a lot of attention paid to the reception and dining areas, rooms were poor value for money

        • Single
          9.2

          Polite staff, large room, good facilities, great building.

          Rubbish food, evening meal and breakfast of a poor standard and vastly overpriced - should have gone to KFC!

        • Single
          7.8

          Well located for Cardiff International Arena, hotel was tidy, staff helpful and relaxed eating arrangements

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          Value. Quality. Easy to get to - Short walk from the city centre but just off a main road.

        • Couple
          7.4

          I enjoyed the location the decor and the relaxed atmosphere

          I was very disappointed with the evening meal I had

        • Couple
          9.2

          Staff were very helpful - we had trouble sleeping the first night as there was a lot of noise on the side of the hotel we were sleeping ( kitchen, pool ducting etc) - and we were moved for the next night. We thought breackfast until 12 was a brilliant idea and enjoyed an extra hour lie in with uot the kids!!

          The noise from pipe work outside - the first room was really comfy but the night time sounds from all the machinery was so loud - not only did we not sleep but we had headaches too. However your staff were very helpful the following day - although I would recommend this hotel I would tell them to ask for the quiet side!!!

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          slightly frosty welcome from the chap on the desk. Functional and no smile.

          Location is kind of central but not quite. I would not have felt safe walking down the road at night, it feels quite detached and isolated.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          We particularly approved of the sensitive conversion of the warehouse into the hotel.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The design of the hotel, the furniture and layout was excellent and a cross between futuristic and retro.

          Charged for car parking on departure. Was not expecting that. It may have been in the small print which I did not read.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          We liked the Freindly staff, lovely food, and the room was of a high standard

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Novotel Cardiff Centre Cardiff location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF10 4RT

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cardiff
          3700 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Cardiff Central Railway Station
          3000 ft
        • Bus stop
          3000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Elements Restaurant - Cardiff (cuisine: European)
          100 ft
        • Chicken House (cuisine: Healthy, Halal)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          138

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCardiffNovotel Cardiff Centre

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

        Use Badge