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The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

(updated rooms) top floor Lovely newly refurbished rooms, clean comfy beds king-size, shower, tea coffee facilities in room, iron & ironing board as we as a hair dryer. TV & remote ( which normally you have to pay for). Plenty of good quality towels. Great location as in walking distance to cia, cinema, pubs, clubs and in walking distance from...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed at the big sleep for a night in September and was extremely happy with both the service and room given. I found the receptionist - Daryl - to be very helpful and any query we had was answered politely and quickly...brilliant service. The room was spacious and had everything you needed for a nights stay. Breakfast was lovely (just...

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Thank brayns1
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed at the Big Sleep for a night out in Cardiff, couldn't have been a more perfect location. Close to train station and right in centre of town. Nice finish on the room, really nice views over Cardiff. Guy on reception (Daryl) couldn't be more helpful and Cherry was hilarious and super friendly in the dining area. Breakfast was good...

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Thank Kelsey R
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed as a group of friends in the family room, was comfortable, clean and friendly at the hotel, central and convenient location particularly for the motorpoint arena being directly opposite the hotel, also withing good location to bars, shops and train station.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

So impressed with my stay. Excellent rooms. Friendly staff Peter and Nicole on reception were really helpful couldn't fault anything for a budget hotel felt way more expensive see the pictures ! !!!!!!!!

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Thank rgw25
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

(The updated, refurbished rooms) Fresh and clean room, very comfortable bedding, polite staff and just 2 minutes away from bars and shops etc... Lovely stay and would definitely recommend whether it be couples or groups... x

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Thank Laura E
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a pleasure to be supported via telephone in relation to booking The Big Sleep in Cardiff. Daryl was polite, efficient and friendly and able to answer all questions with minimum fuss and maximum clarity.

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The Big Sleep C, General Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review based on your recent visit at the Big Sleep Hotel. As a hotel we always appreciate guest feedback whether it is constructive or praise. I am pleased to read that you found the staff efficient and friendly. I will pass on your lovely feedback to the team. Thank you for...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a lovely time here, the rooms were clean, comfortable, warm and everything we needed, the hotel walking distance to all amenities. The reception staff Nicole and Daryl were more than helpful and very friendly. The car park was also a bonus and very reasonable.

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The Big Sleep C, General Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review based on your recent visit at the Big Sleep Hotel. As a hotel we always appreciate guest feedback whether it is constructive or praise. I am pleased to read that you found the staff helpful and friendly and you had a lovely time here. I will pass on your lovely...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had an amazing stay at the big sleep hotel in Cardiff. The staff are friendly and helpful. When I got there my room had been upgraded and the room was great. Big television, bath, lovely comfy bed and it was spotlessly clean. I have read a few reviews on here about the hotel being dirty, but the room I...

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The Big Sleep C, General Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review based on your recent visit at the Big Sleep Hotel. As a hotel we always appreciate guest feedback whether it is constructive or praise. I am pleased to read that you found the staff polite and helpful and you had an amazing stay. I will pass on your lovely feedback...

Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

After reading other reviews of this place is thought twice about it but actually it don't pay to read them. The hotel is currently being refurbished and we stayed in one of the already updated room and it was really really nice. It was clean as was the rest of the hotel and we were not in anyway disturbed by...

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The Big Sleep C, General Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review based on your recent visit at the Big Sleep Hotel. As a hotel we always appreciate guest feedback whether it is constructive or praise. I am pleased to read that you found the hotel clean and your room really nice. I will pass on your lovely feedback to the team....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff managed by Compass Hospitality opened its doors in Cardiff in 1999 to a deluge of publicity and. The Big Sleep Hotel was credited as "The UK's first design hotel for budget travelers - Travelodge prices, but with more sex-appeal" by the UK's foremost hospitality publication The Travel Trade Gazette. Our hotel ideally located in Cardiff city centre opposite the Motorpoint Arena (formally Cardiff International Arena) and the new St David's shopping arcade. We are within walking distance of the Cafe Quarter, local tourist attractions and businesses. The hotel offers 81 bedrooms come with flat screen TV's, Broadband access, Wifi, complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. We also have disabled access rooms available as well as the car parking is available on a first come first parked basis and is chargeable. We appeal to business, leisure and family travelers for those who don't want to spend a fortune but do need somewhere to stay that's different and delivers big value at small prices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality

Address: Bute Terrace, Cardiff CF10 2FE, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff
Price Range: RM193 - RM1,035 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality 2*
Number of rooms: 81
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Big Sleep Cardiff
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“high floor”
  • fabulous veiw even on grey january day
  • beautiful clean and modern
  • clean and fresh
 of 5 bubbles LindsayJ410, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask about the refurbished rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles MariaBrown1413, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are 10 floors but the lifts do work. Currently having work done but the workforce leaves by 5 pm and don't start back until 9am.”
 of 5 bubbles spike8744, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“DON'T Stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles Jonesnj, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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