Top Trending Hotels Near Cardiff Motorpoint Arena

See all 92 Hotels near Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
Nectar Logo

Get 200 Nectar points when you book your hotel

Simply enter your Nectar card number when prompted. Your points will be credited 30 days after you return from your trip.

Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff
Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff

Meridian Gate, Cardiff CF102FL

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,281 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cardiff, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff …

£67
Clayton Hotel Cardiff
Clayton Hotel Cardiff

St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1GD

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,195 reviews)

Clayton Hotel Cardiff (formerly the Maldron Hotel Cardiff) is on one of the city’s main streets for shopping and nightlife. …

£55
The Royal Hotel Cardiff
The Royal Hotel Cardiff

88 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF101DW

3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (576 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cardiff, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Principality Stadium and Cardiff Castle. Cardiff …

£45
Holiday Inn Cardiff City Centre
Holiday Inn Cardiff City Centre

Castle Street, Cardiff CF10 1XD

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (323 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cardiff, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Principality Stadium and Cardiff Castle. Cardiff …

£64
ML Lodge
ML Lodge

108 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1DX

2.0 out of 5.0
2.8 out of 5 (107 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cardiff, this hotel is steps from St. John the Baptist Church and Principality Stadium. Cardiff Castl …

Get Rates
Hotel One Hundred - Bed & Breakfast
Hotel One Hundred - Bed & Breakfast

100 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 1DG

3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (75 reviews)

Situated in Cardiff, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mi (2 km) of Capitol Shopping Centre, Cardiff University, and Nationa …

£62
Beaufort Guest House
Beaufort Guest House

65 Cathedral Road, Cardiff CF11 9HE

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (115 reviews)

Situated in Cardiff, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of Swalec Stadium, Principality Stadium, and Cardiff Castle …

Get Rates
Flat 5 Cardiff
Flat 5 Cardiff

128 Kings Road, Cardiff CF11 9DG

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (14 reviews)

Situated in Cardiff, this apartment is within 1 mi (2 km) of Swalec Stadium, Cardiff University, and Principality Stadium. …

£380
Maison Galles - Apartments
Maison Galles - Apartments

7 Romilly Crescent, Cardiff CF11 9NP

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Cardiff, this apartment is within 1 mi (2 km) of Swalec Stadium, Principality Stadium, and Cardiff Castle. Cardif …

Get Rates
Copthorne Hotel Cardiff-Caerdydd
Copthorne Hotel Cardiff-Caerdydd

Copthorne Way Culverhouse Cross, Cardiff CF5 6DH

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (694 reviews)

This family-friendly Cardiff hotel is located near the airport, within 3 mi (5 km) of Museum of Welsh Life, St Fagans and …

£58
Hide content

Pocket Guide: Cardiff Cardiff Motorpoint Arena Hotels

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff is an indoor exhibition centre and multi-purpose venue in Cardiff, formerly known as Cardiff International Arena, that was officially opened in 1993 by the Cardiff-born singer Shirley Bassey. It hosts a wide variety of events, from big name music concerts, comedy performances and other entertainment, to conferences, sporting events, exhibitions and trade shows.

The stadium is located between Cardiff Central and Cardiff Queen Street stations, so if you choose accommodation close by you will find yourself right in the heart of the city. There are quite a few hotels in the area, and you can choose from two, three and four star accommodation. With such a central location it is easy to walk to the shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes, and you will also be close to Cardiff Castle, the bay, the museums and most other attractions.

Cardiff Castle is one of the most popular heritage attractions in Wales and a site of international importance. It is situated in delightful parklands in the city centre and has a long and fascinating history. The castle is built on the site of a Roman fort, which was probably established around the end of the 59 AD, and the remains of the Roman wall can still be seen today.

The castle’s keep was built on the site of the Roman fort, probably out of wood, after the Norman conquest by the Norman Lord of Gloucester, Robert Fitzhamon. Over the years, further medieval fortifications and dwellings were added. The castle passed through the hands of many noble families over the years, eventually ending up with the Bute family, who greatly renovated the castle lodgings after 1866.

The Cardiff Story Museum is just a stone’s throw from the Motorpoint Arena and aims to tell the story of how Cardiff was transformed from a small market town in the 1300s to one of the biggest ports in the world in the 1900s, and to the cosmopolitan capital city it is today, through fun interactive galleries. As well as the museum’s permanent galleries, it also hosts a programme of temporary exhibitions.

Only slightly further away, the National Museum Cardiff is home to the national art, natural history and geology collections of Wales, and also hosts important touring and temporary exhibitions. The art collection is one of the finest in Europe. The museum houses a broad range of artefacts, with something for everyone, from Impressionist paintings to dinosaurs.

Choosing accommodation close to the Motorpoint Arena will place you right in the centre of this bustling capital city, so you can really immerse yourself in its lively entertainment scene, its many and varied shops, and its rich cultural heritage. You can also enjoy a huge choice of places to eat and drink, while still being able to walk back to your accommodation afterwards.

Most of the hotels in the area are well featured, and offer all the facilities you might expect from a city centre hotel, such as free Wi-Fi, televisions, phones, fitness equipment, laundry services and more.

false