Novotel Cardiff Centre

Novotel Cardiff Centre

Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, CF10 4RT, United Kingdom
+44 292 113 2800
R1 265

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based on 3 029 reviews

Novotel Cardiff Centre
Fri 12/8
Sat 13/8

About Novotel Cardiff Centre

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Less than a 20-minute walk from Cardiff Central Bus Station, Novotel Cardiff Centre offers guests a convenient base while in Cardiff. It also offers a sauna, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

The hotel features a 24-hour reception, plus a Turkish steam bath and an express check-in and check-out feature. For added convenience, it offers a games room, an airport shuttle and a concierge. The hotel also features a well-equipped fitness centre.

Novotel Cardiff Centre offers 138 rooms, all of which are fitted with a mini bar, cable/satellite channels and a hair dryer. Each has a bathroom that has a bathtub and a shower.

Novotel Cardiff Centre houses restaurant and bar where guests can unwind at the end of the day. Alternatively, the surrounding area features many bars and restaurants with a choice of varied cuisines.

The hotel is conveniently situated for sightseeing in the city, with Cardiff Motorpoint Arena a short stroll away. Guests can also visit the Cardiff Central Library, St. Davids and River Taff.

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Latest deals for Novotel Cardiff Centre

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Wed 17/8
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Standard rooms(R1 265 - R4 668)
Standard Room
1 queen bed

1 queen bed

R1 265/night

R1 265
no bed type specified
no bed type specified

R1 267/night

R1 267
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R1 367/night

R1 367 totalSnaptravel
Superior rooms(R2 352 - R5 390)
Superior room
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R2 352/night

R2 352 totalFINDHOTEL
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R2 520/night

R2 520 totaltravelup
no bed type specified
no bed type specified

R2 536/night

R2 536
Double rooms(R1 558 - R8 336)
Double room
no bed type specified
no bed type specified

R1 558/night

R1 558
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R2 127/night

R2 127 totalFINDHOTEL
no bed type specified
no bed type specified

R2 190/night

R2 190 totalPriceline
Executive rooms(R2 106 - R10 947)
Executive room
no bed type specified
no bed type specified

R2 106/night

R2 106
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R3 018/night

R3 018 totaltravelup
1 queen bed

1 queen bed


R3 119/night

R3 119 totalExpedia

Amenities at Novotel Cardiff Centre

  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Flat-screen TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Roll-in shower
  • Lift
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by lift
  • Adapted bath
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by lift


  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner


  • Hairdryer
  • Public bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Hammam (Turkish bath)
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Steam room
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Private parking
  • Secured parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • TV

Family friendly

  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Swimming pool toys


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room


  • Beach towels


  • Fitness centre

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Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, CF10 4RT

What's nearby

  • St David's0.7 km
  • Cardiff Cathedral0.7 km
  • New Theatre1 km
  • Principality Stadium1.1 km
  • Wales Millennium Centre1.3 km
  • Cardiff Castle1.3 km
  • National Museum Cardiff1.3 km
  • Senedd1.4 km
  • Cardiff University1.4 km
  • Mermaid Quay1.4 km
  • Techniquest1.5 km
  • Bute Park1.6 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Novotel Cardiff Centre

  • The Novotel Cardiff Centre is located half an hour by car from Cardiff Airport. If you prefer to travel to the hotel by bus, walk from the airport to the Holiday Inn Express and take the TrawsCymru T9 bus to Canal Street (Stop JF). From the bus stop, it is about an 8min walk to the hotel. The journey by bus should take about 50min in total. If you would like to rent a car, a number of car rental companies operate at the airport.

  • Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the Novotel Cardiff Centre. Guests can select from the Full English featuring all the favorites, including eggs, bacon, sausages, mushrooms, and baked beans, or the Continental breakfast buffet with cheeses, croissants, pastries, jams, and yogurt. Pancakes are served with a wide selection of toppings, including maple syrup, seasonal berries, and chocolate sauce. Cereals and fresh fruit are also available, as well as a full range of teas, coffee, and juices.

  • Booking a vacation with your kids to Cardiff? The Novotel Cardiff Centre has a host of family-friendly facilities so the whole family can visit the Welsh capital. Kids will love splashing around in the swimming pool or relaxing in the hot tub. Amenities for children include video games and a children’s menu is available at the hotel’s restaurants. Families of up to 4 people can be comfortably accommodated in a Standard Room with a queen bed and convertible sofa. Discounts are available if you book a second room. Up to two children under 16 years old can stay for free in a room with adults and enjoy complimentary breakfast at the hotel. Families can also take advantage of late check-out on Sundays until 5:00 pm, so you can make the most of your weekend.

  • Guests staying at Novotel Cardiff Centre can take advantage of KAYAK’s deals with discounts and upgrades for every room type. With some of these offers, you can be provided with dinner at the hotel, as well as a complimentary breakfast.

  • Executive Rooms at Novotel Cardiff Centre can accommodate up to 4 guests and feature a Bose Bluetooth speaker, a Nespresso coffee machine for a caffeine fix any time of day, a LED TV, and a comfortable queen bed.

  • If you want to explore the area by public transport, Cardiff Central station is located a 12min walk from the Novotel Cardiff Centre. This allows visitors to easily travel around Cardiff by train and see some of its popular attractions. The hotel is also within walking distance of local shops and nightlife as well as historic Cardiff Castle, Cardiff Central Market, The National Museum Cardiff, and the restaurants at Cardiff Bay.

  • Novotel Cardiff Centre is located at Schooner Way, Atlantic Wharf, 1 km from the centre of Cardiff. St David's is the closest landmark to Novotel Cardiff Centre.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Novotel Cardiff Centre.

  • Yes, Novotel Cardiff Centre offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Novotel Cardiff Centre is 15,1 km from Cardiff Wales. Novotel Cardiff Centre is 32,7 km from Bristol.

  • Yes, Novotel Cardiff Centre is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • Yes, Novotel Cardiff Centre has a pool on-site.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Novotel Cardiff Centre in Cardiff and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Novotel Cardiff Centre and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Novotel Cardiff Centre.

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Distance to city centre

1,0 km

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Nearest airport

Cardiff Wales

Distance to airport

15,1 km