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ibis budget Cardiff Centre
2.5 out of 5
Tyndall Street, Cardiff, Wales
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3.89 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (777 reviews)

"I booked to stay for one night midweek with my mum and sister, and i couldnt fault it. It is budget, but its value for money. For example, there isnt a bathroom, there is a small toilet room and a seperate shower, with the door opening into the main room, so not a lot of privacy. However, the shower ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

ibis budget Cardiff Centre
The Royal Hotel Cardiff
3.5 out of 5
88 St Mary Street, Cardiff, Wales
The price is £100 per night
3.86 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (1,410 reviews)

"Would highly recommend this hotel great service and staff are friendly nice location for the city and looking to book our next stay already"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

The Royal Hotel Cardiff
Coldra Court Hotel by Celtic Manor
3.5 out of 5
Chepstow Road, Langstone, Newport, Wales
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night
17.33 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (1,079 reviews)

"The room was really big although slightly outdated."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Coldra Court Hotel by Celtic Manor
Luxury Living
4 out of 5
18 Augusta Road, Penarth, Wales
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0.94 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Beautiful property wish we could have stayed longer!!!"…"

Reviewed on 29 May 2019

Luxury Living
Town Apartments
3.5 out of 5
88 Salop Street, Flat 1, Penarth, Wales
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1.59 mi from city centre
3/5 (3 reviews)

"We received an email a week before we were going stsy there, saying it was closed for refurbishment!!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jul 2019

Town Apartments
Citrus Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality
3 out of 5
Bute Terrace, Cardiff, Wales
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night
3.95 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (265 reviews)
Good basic central hotel

"Perfect location for Cardiff city Center. Hotel reception staff were friendly, & rooms were comfortable. Large bed with bath & shower. Breakfast was a bit chaotic, as only 1 lift for The whole hotel!!! ( other lift was used by staff member delivering towels to each floor) between 9-10:30, during ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Citrus Hotel Cardiff by Compass Hospitality
Restaurant James Sommerin
5 out of 5
The Esplanade, Penarth, Wales
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £178 per night
1.6 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (19 reviews)
Weekend treat

"Was a nice weekend treat but it just lacked the ‘wow’ factor that you get with other high end establishments. It was expensive for what you get."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2020

Restaurant James Sommerin
ibis Cardiff
2 out of 5
Churchill Way, Cardiff, Wales
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £43 per night
4.05 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (768 reviews)
Excellent!

"The ideal hotel to stay at if you’re in Cardiff for a gig at the arena. Cheap and cheerful but clean and comfortable room plus the staff were very helpful and friendly."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

ibis Cardiff
Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff
4 out of 5
Meridian Gate, Bute Terrace, Cardiff, Wales
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3.87 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (1,933 reviews)

"Everything was perfect! Room was fantastic, staff were great snd check in / out was efficient."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff
Quay Apartments Clarence House
3.5 out of 5
Clarence Place, Newport, Wales
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night
14.6 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (29 reviews)
Worth a visit

"The apartment looked fairly new and was well kitted out."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

Quay Apartments Clarence House
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Visiting Penarth

Visitors to Penarth are sure to enjoy the bars. Tourists can also enjoy the city's waterfront, coffee shops and spas. Techniquest, Cardiff Bay and Wales Millennium Centre are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 381 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Cardiff
  • The closest major airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), 21.6 mi (34.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Penarth

A couple of favourite places to visit are Cardiff Bay and Cardiff International Sports Village. In the area, you'll also find Techniquest and Wales Millennium Centre.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 11 hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in Penarth. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Holm House Hotel - This 4-star hotel features a full-service spa, free breakfast and a restaurant. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and central location.
  • Cefn Mably Hotel - Our customers like the quiet location and clean, comfortable rooms at this inn. This 3-star inn features a restaurant, free WiFi and free parking.

In the surrounding area, popular places to visit include Principality Stadium, located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city centre, and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, which is 4 mi/6.4 km away.

Getting around Penarth

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Dinas Powys Station, Eastbrook Station or Penarth Station. Penarth may not have many public transport options so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Penarth

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 10°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 19°C, whilst the average at night is 4°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 20°C with night-time averages of 10°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and night-time averages of 3°C
  • About 960.70 millimetres of rain falls on Penarth each year
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 20°C, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Penarth?
Restaurant James Sommerin is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 5-star hotel offers a restaurant and a bar. Other good choices for your stay include Holm House Hotel and Cefn Mably Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Penarth, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Penarth.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Penarth?
Based on reviews, Cefn Mably Hotel is a popular 3-star inn for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic holiday to Penarth?
Holm House Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features late-night room service and a full-service spa.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Penarth?
Cefn Mably Hotel is a top dog-friendly inn, and offers a restaurant along with free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Penarth?
Restaurant James Sommerin is a top 3-star inn for a beach holiday, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Holm House Hotel is another good choice for your stay near the beach. Head to Barry Island Beach or Sand Bay Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Penarth?
Holm House Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay.
What is the best spa hotel in Penarth?
Holm House Hotel is a top spa hotel featuring a restaurant, an indoor pool and a fitness centre. Treat yourself to a facial, body scrub or deep-tissue massage at Holm House Spa.
What's it like staying in Penarth?
Visitors to Penarth will definitely enjoy the bars. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s waterfront, coffee shops and spas. Cardiff Bay, Principality Stadium and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena are some of the top sights around the area. In Penarth, there are 18 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Penarth?
A couple of favourite places to visit are Cardiff Bay and Cardiff International Sports Village. You’ll also find Principality Stadium and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena in the area.
What's the best way to get around Penarth?
If you’d like to explore more of the area, take a train from Dinas Powys Station, Eastbrook Station or Penarth Station. Penarth may not have many public transport choices, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.
What's the seasonal weather like in Penarth?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 5°C. Average annual rainfall for Penarth is 961 mm.

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