Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business centre
Laundry facilities

Techniquest is within a 5-minute walk of The St David's Hotel while other popular sites like Wales Millennium Centre are within a 15-minute stroll. This 142-room, 5-star hotel has a full-service spa along with an indoor pool and free in-room WiFi. It's also close to Cardiff University and Principality Stadium.

Dining

Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Satisfy your hunger from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.

Rooms

All of The St David's Hotel's 142 air-conditioned rooms provide coffee makers, safes, and phones. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and plasma TVs. Bathrooms offer hair dryers, free toiletries, bathrobes, and slippers. Desks are also standard.

Property features

At The St David's Hotel, guests enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Self parking is offered for GBP 15 per night. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include free WiFi in public areas, 8 meeting rooms, and conference space.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Techniquest and Wales Millennium Centre
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located on the waterfront of Cardiff Bay and flooded with natural light from the hotel's glass-fronted façade, this 5-star hotel has a modern architecture and interior design.

The St David's Hotel features a restaurant, a terrace restaurant serving afternoon tea, and 24-hour room service. This Cardiff hotel includes a full-service health spa, and an indoor pool (kids’ swim times 8 AM-11 AM and 3 PM-6 PM, daily). Onsite self-parking is available for a fee.

The hotel has complimentary WiFi throughout the property, a multilingual staff, concierge desk, luggage storage, and offers 8 meeting rooms and conference spaces.

  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Year Built 1999 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 142 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

The Admiral St David - Serving seafood, steaks, Welsh dishes, and light meals. Outdoor dining available. International wine list.

Afternoon tea with scones, tea, coffee, and cream cakes.

Room Service - Available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

The spa includes fitness equipment and an indoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

St David's Marine Spa has 2 hydrotherapy pools and a 15-meter exercise pool. The facilities also include two fitness studios and a large Technogym with views out over the Bay, 10 spa treatment rooms, including a dry float chamber, and a juice bar.

Treatments include deep aromatherapy massages, soothing facials and all-over body treatments.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body wraps 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Thalassotherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for GBP 10 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Only service animals are allowed
Children are allowed in the pool from 8 - 10 AM and 5 - 7 PM. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 18.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 15 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • St. David's Hotel Cardiff
  • St David's Hotel Cardiff
  • St David's Hotel
  • St David's Cardiff
  • The St David's Hotel Spa
  • Admiral St David Hotel Cardiff
  • Admiral St David Hotel
  • Admiral St David Cardiff
  • Admiral St David
  • The St. David's Hotel Spa
  • The Admiral St David

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

This property has received its official star rating from Visit Wales.


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