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1 room, 2 adults

Clayton Hotel Cardiff

4-starThis property has received its official star rating from Visit Wales.
St Mary Street, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1GD, United Kingdom

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Principality Stadium
  • Free WiFi
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Great location
Fantastic service
Good internet service
Tasty breakfast

Clayton Hotel Cardiff

from £50
  • Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Twin Room
  • Triple Room
  • Family Room
  • Double Room
  • Double Room, Accessible
  • Superior Double Room
  • Executive Twin Room
  • Executive Double Room

What’s around Clayton Hotel Cardiff


  • In Cardiff City Centre
  • Principality Stadium - 8-min walk
  • Cardiff Bay - 8-min walk
  • Cardiff Castle - 8-min walk
  • Wales Millennium Centre - 22-min walk
  • Cardiff University - 18-min walk
  • National Museum Cardiff - 16-min walk
  • Techniquest - 22-min walk

Getting around

  • Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.) 38-min drive
  • Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.) 73-min drive
  • Cardiff Central Station 3-min walk
  • Cardiff Queen Street Station 11-min walk
  • Cardiff Bay Station 17-min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 216 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 11 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

  • Discounted off-site parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 2011
  • Lift
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


View Bar & Restaurant – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Clayton Hotel Cardiff’s small print

Also known as

  • Clayton Hotel Cardiff formerly Maldron Hotel Cardiff
  • Clayton Hotel formerly Maldron Hotel
  • Clayton Cardiff formerly Maldron Cardiff
  • Clayton Hotel Cardiff
  • Clayton Cardiff
  • Clayton Hotel Cardiff Hotel
  • Clayton Hotel Cardiff Cardiff
  • Clayton Hotel Cardiff Hotel Cardiff
  • Clayton Cardiff


This hotel reserves the right to place an authorization on a credit/debit card for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made onsite instead of at the time of booking. Should card details not be provided by 2 PM on the day of arrival, the hotel reserves the right to cancel any reservation.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag and hen parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; an acrylic shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (amount varies)

Parking is available nearby and costs GBP 11 per day

Breakfast costs between GBP 10.00 and GBP 12.95 for adults, and GBP 8.00 and GBP 10.00 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Clayton Hotel Cardiff

  • Are pets allowed at Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • Is parking offered at Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    No, unfortunately, but there's discounted parking nearby.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    You can check in from 3:00 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge.
  • What is there to do near Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    Recommended spots to visit include Principality Stadium (8-min walk) and Cardiff Bay (8-min walk), along with Cardiff Castle (8-min walk) and National Museum Cardiff (0.8 mi).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Clayton Hotel Cardiff?
    Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include The Great Western (1-min walk), Viva Brazil (1-min walk) and Cardiff Philharmonic Hall (2-min walk).

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 1,134 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Excelent hotel very well organized especially in the current situation, I felt very safe. The paddy lady on reception is also brilliant, she deserves nighting for just being so helpful in a chaos situation.
David, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fantastic hotel great staff very friendly
John, gb2 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Work stay
Friendly staff, central.location enjoyed my stay
Darren, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good staff and service
I’m a return customer. Good staff and service. It’s always my first choice when I am in Cardiff.
Kitty, gb4 night trip
Very good 8.0
Friendly Hotel
Very clean and tidy, staff very friendly and willing to help
David, gb2 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
First class stay
gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great stay !!
It was a great stay as always. Breakfast is good and all members of staff are always helpful and friendly
Gerly, gb2 night trip
Very good 8.0
Pleasant comfortable and quiet
ANDRES, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Lovely hotel in a brilliant location. Clean, comfortable and quiet rooms.
gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Enjoyable stay, grear service, clean and adequate comfortable rooms
Olga, gb1 night business trip

Clayton Hotel Cardiff

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