We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Novotel Cardiff Centre

Save
Traveller (390)
Room & Suite (169)
Dining (46)
Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“x box”(23 reviews)
“executive room”(114 reviews)
“swimming pool”(94 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Additional information
Offers from Novotel Cardiff Centre
Special Offer: CHEAPEST ONLINE RATES!
Hotel deals
Offers from Novotel Cardiff Centre
Special Offer: CHEAPEST ONLINE RATES!
Hotel deals
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
30 Jul31 Jul
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from US$77.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Cardiff hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "512caeb1ec2144c8a85df6915f7d33c6", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":211571,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[65688304],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":77,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"512caeb1ec2144c8a85df6915f7d33c6","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":83,"lowestMetaPrice":77,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":83,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":83,"lowestMetaPrice":77,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":83,"hotelName":"Novotel Cardiff Centre","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjUxMmNhZWIxZWMyMTQ0YzhhODVkZjY5MTVmN2QzM2M2IiwiQUlLIjoiNjZjOGMwZDhiNzNlNGRkMmJhMTg4YTk0ZjNlMmVlZmMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "30/07/2018", "checkOut": "31/07/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$77", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"65688304":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (2,346)
Filter reviews
2,240 results
Traveller rating
915
892
293
100
40
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
915
892
293
100
40
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsx boxexecutive roomswimming poolcar parkthe sofa bedleisure facilitiessteam roomminute walkper daymodern hotelgood sizechanging roomscoffee machinegreat facilitiesreception staffcardiff centrewould stay again
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 2,240 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This Novotel is a short walk from the city centre (about 15 mins walk from the central train station). There is an on site restaurant and bar although the average pub grub on offer seems somewhat expensive. As you would expect from a Novotel this...More

Thank bexythepirate
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed for one night in an executive room in the older, nicer, original docks building part of the hotel. The room was huge, very clean, had a separate bath and shower, Nespresso machine and firm but exceptionally comfortable bed. Breakfast was the usual buffet style...More

Thank redward27
Response from Douglas G, General Manager at Novotel Cardiff CentreResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you for your kind comments and compliments – I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Highest regards,

Reviewed 6 days ago

I stayed here for one night as I was involved in a conference being held at the hotel the next day. The Novotel is halfway between Cardiff city centre and Cardiff Bay (both approximately a mile away) in a pleasant area that felt safe for...More

Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights as part of a group and was very impressed with the hotel. They are clean, large with comfortable beds (not soft if that's what you require) and provide all the facilities you need. Hotel location is also good...More

Thank Dhruv P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed one night in order to attend grandaughter's graduation. Location was good as was parking. Room clean and well equipped. Staff were friendly and efficient. Only criticism is the fact that bar area is almost all glass and therefore uncomfortably hot.

Thank Barbara C
Response from Douglas G, General Manager at Novotel Cardiff CentreResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to seeing you again in the near future! Warm regards,

View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Cardiff
#5 Family Hotel in Cardiff
#7 Business Hotel in Cardiff
#10 Luxury Hotel in Cardiff
#11 Romantic Hotel in Cardiff
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Cardiff
#5 Family Hotel in Cardiff
#7 Business Hotel in Cardiff
#10 Luxury Hotel in Cardiff
#11 Romantic Hotel in Cardiff
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (390)
Room & Suite (169)
Dining (46)
Pool & Beach (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Natasha S
3 November 2017|
Answer
Response from NovotelCardiff | Property representative |
Dear Natasha, I hope you are well. Absolutely, you can use the fitness facilities after checking out. Looking forward to welcoming you. Highest regards, Douglas goncalves General manager
1
Vote
Rachel M
8 October 2017|
Answer
Response from paulkay62 | Reviewed this property |
Depends what you call near, its just over half a mile away so about a 10 min walk.
1
Vote
Room Tips
"No views from this hotel"
Read review
"Room 213 - this side of the corridor is away from the road and the rooms are larger."
Read review
"Choose a different hotel"
Read review
"ask to be accomodated in the old wing"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing