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    The Avala Guest House

    156 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 1DJ, Wales
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          Reviewed 25 July 2013

          Stayed Here For Two Nights , Extremely Clean And Comfortable , Will Definitely Stay Here Again . Cardiff City Centre Only A 15 Minute Walk Away , Friendly Staff Too , Once Again Many Thanks .... See You Soon Hopefully

          1  Thank Boss_Man_Mon
          Reviewed 24 June 2013

          Cheap and cheerful friendly guest house, no frills just basic accommodation well situated for the city at a great price. Would recommend for a short stay. The staff are most helpful and friendly. It even has its own carpark included in the price!

          1  Thank Stonechicken
          Reviewed 17 June 2013

          We stayed here on Monday 10th June, having travelled to Cardiff to see Rihanna at the Millenium Stadium. We parked our car in the car park at the rear of the property. After checking in, we caught a bus right outside the B & B...More

          1  Thank Sharon R
          Reviewed 14 May 2013

          We stayed here with friends for a weekend. The hotel was clean, comfortable and only about 15 mins walk into town. If you didnt want to walk there was a bus stop right out side the hotel. Or the taxis were very good and cost...More

          1  Thank little_yin
          Reviewed 14 May 2013

          I stayed at The Avala for a couple of nights whilst in Cardiff on a course. The Avala is on the busy Newport Road, my single room was at the front of the building, it was a little noisy but I slept ok, mainly because...More

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          • US$64 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          liverpoolgirl24
          Hello.. Me and 2 friends are visiting the guest house for 2 nights in June, however 1 friend wont be arriving till late (aprox 10.30pm) Will the guest house doors be open all night or do they get locked at a time? Thank you in advance for any replies.
          13 January 2015|
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          Response from Manager_of_the_Avala | Property representative |
          Hi, Our reception is open 8am until 8pm. Yes that's fine our night porters can let guests in up until midnight. Many Thanks
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          ladtholiday
          hi can you advise how far the walk is to town centre and also the globe in Albany road. also is it free parking thanks
          6 November 2014|
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          Response from Manager_of_the_Avala | Property representative |
          Hi. It takes approximately 15 minutes to walk into the city centre and 10 minutes to walk to the globe. If we can be of any further help or you have any more queries please contact us by email which is on our website.
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          "Rooms in the front are very noisy."
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          "some of our group had the top floor which included a lounge"
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          "Avoid unless your homeless"
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          "The top floor accommodation ticked all the boxes."
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