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Featured Cardiff 2 Star Hotels

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ibis budget Cardiff Centre

ibis budget Cardiff Centre

Tyndall Street, Cardiff
2.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (221 reviews)
Cardiff city breakWe enjoyed our stay in the Ibis Budget Hotel, room was small as read in reviews but it was OK. The shower was very good plenty of hot water and compact, l think it would be better if there was a handle to hold onto while in shower. Clean towels every day so we were pleased with that, l would like ...
  7 Nov 2017

£28

£28
Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality

Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality

Bute Terrace, Cardiff
2.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (514 reviews)
Lovely hotel right next to Motorpoint Arena 😀Really enjoyed our stay convenient for town n concert venue. Helpful staff n comfortable bed. Would definitely stay again 😀
  12 Nov 2017

£37

£37
ibis Cardiff

ibis Cardiff

Churchill Way, Cardiff
2.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (477 reviews)
Very close to Cardiff central I have never stayed at an ibis hotel before as I thought of a cheap run hotel mainly for students , why I don't know but was I in for a shock !! The room was warm , cosy , clean and inviting tv kettle hairdryer extra pillows shampoo soap towels .. staff were very friendly and helpful about where ...
  17 Nov 2017

£38

£38
ibis Cardiff Gate - International Business Park

ibis Cardiff Gate - International Business Park

Cardiff Gate Business Park, Cardiff
2.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (515 reviews)
Nicely located hotel with friendly staff. Clean and comfortable room, friendly staff and good location.
  23 Oct 2017

£29

£29
Days Inn Bridgend Cardiff M4

Days Inn Bridgend Cardiff M4

M4 J36 Motorway, Bridgend
2.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (250 reviews)
Very comfortable and friendly staff. Nice comfortable break on our journey to Pembroke and on to home in Ireland.
  10 Oct 2017

£44

£44
St Hilary Hotel

St Hilary Hotel

144 Cathedral Rd., Cardiff
2.5 out of 5.0
2.8 out of 5 (9 reviews)
Its a nice hotel, close to the markets!In my opinion its great as its 15 min walk from city centre and really close to the national express stop! Makes it ideal for travelers coming by national express! The staff was friendly and we really liked it overall!
  30 Sep 2017

£62

£62
Victoria Hotel

Victoria Hotel

161 Corporation Road, Newport
2.5 out of 5.0
2.6 out of 5 (15 reviews)
Hotel close to city centreI needed to make a quick overnight stop and this hotel was the cheapest hotel around the South Wales area at short notice. When I eventually found the place - no SATNAV - the staff were helpful and very amenable. They escorted me to my room and helped set up my Wi-Fi connection when there was a problem. ...
  28 Aug 2017

£38

£38
Haveli Hotel

Haveli Hotel

Coedcae Lane, Pontyclun
2.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (111 reviews)
Great motel alternative to rip off CardiffClean family room for 4 persons. The train station is 10 min walk away that takes you right into cardiff central.
  4 Sep 2017

£46

£46
NosDa Hostel

NosDa Hostel

53-59 Despenser Street, Cardiff
2.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (39 reviews)
Nice hostel, close to the city and bus stations. The staff at this hostel are polite, friendly and very accommodating. It was a pleasure to stay here and interact with other travelers. The place is slightly noisy but it is to be expected. The location is fantastic with sort stroll into the city centre and castle and only a 10min walk if that to ...
  10 Feb 2017

£28

£28
The Safehouse Hostel

The Safehouse Hostel

3 Westgate St., Cardiff
2.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (42 reviews)
Excellent location for HostelWhat an absolute find, couldn't fault this hostel at all. From the minute we arrived we were welcomed warmly and the room was huge, no noise from outside amazingly enough even though we were in the middle of everything. Breakfast was great (basic but plenty of it). The only warning I can give is ...
  24 Jul 2017

£32

£32
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Pocket Guide: 2 stars Hotels in Cardiff

For the more budget-conscious, there is a good range of two star accommodation in and around Cardiff that can be booked through Expedia. There are several choices in the vibrant city centre, as well as a little further out of the city, and you can also choose between hotels, guesthouses, B&Bs and inns. Choose accommodation in the city centre if you want to take advantage of the shopping, eating and drinking, nightlife and entertainment that the capital of Wales has to offer. Or stay in the surrounding area if you’d prefer to escape the hustle and bustle of the city at night

Cardiff is one of the top shopping destinations in the UK, and most big brands and high street chains have a strong presence here. There are several modern shopping centres, including the St. David’s Shopping Centre, the Capitol Shopping Centre, Queen’s Arcade, Queen’s West Shopping Centre and Capital Retail Park.

The city is home to six Victorian arcades, with High Street Arcade, Duke Street Arcade and Castle Arcade in the Castle Quarter and the Royal Arcade, Wyndham Arcade and Morgan Arcade nearby. These historic buildings are packed with unique and interesting shops, including the oldest record shop in the world, which has operated since 1894. Cardiff also has a Victorian indoor market, where you can buy anything from fresh local produce to clothes, haircuts, electrical goods and jewellery.

For lovers of food and drink, Cardiff has a huge selection of restaurants, cafes and gastro pubs serving everything from traditional Welsh and British food, international cuisine and high quality pub grub to the most upmarket haute cuisine. The city is bursting with pubs and bars, offering craft beers, local ales, and anything else you might desire.

Cardiff has a very healthy entertainment scene, with many live music venues, theatres, art galleries and museums. You could catch a big gig by a famous band, or a tiny one by an upcoming act, watch a play or a musical, attend a ballet or the opera, or visit an exhibition.

If you’re looking for a more relaxing break, and would rather get away from the busy city in the evenings, you have several choices of two star accommodation in the surrounding area. You could stay in Pontyclun, Bridgend, Chepstow, Newport or Barry, in smart budget hotels or cosy inns and guesthouses. It might take you a little longer to get into the city, but you will be conveniently located to take advantage of the many attractions in the countryside around Cardiff, as well as the recreational activities on offer.

Castles, museums, nature reserves, stately homes and gardens, family farms and theme parks are just some of the things that can be found in the area around Cardiff, while available recreational activities include golf, hiking, cycling, mountain biking, sailing, rafting, scuba diving, windsurfing, parasailing and more.

If you book your two star accommodation through Expedia, you can expect good service, a useful range of facilities, and a warm welcome.

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