Cardiff is a large city with all the well known hotel companies represented. There are too many to list them all on this site and it is recommended that travellers look for reviews and ratings such as those at www.tripadvisor.co.uk to decide which would suit them best. Visitcardiff.com lists a large number of providers of accommodation from budget to luxurious. A selection of Cardiff hotels are also available to book via these pages: resweb.passkey.com/go/SPNHC2014
Conference events will be held in the city centre at the Museum and in Cardiff Bay (see Programme), there are public transport links between the two.
Park Thistle Hotel, Cardiff
30 bedrooms have been reserved for SPNHC attendees on a bed & breakfast rate of £99.00 single occupancy, £109.00 B&B double occupancy.The above rooms can be booked by calling +44 871 3769011 and quoting MUSE260614. This hotel is in the City Centre.
A group bedroom on an allocation basis is subject to a six week day release policy and any unsold rooms will be released back for general sale on 15th May 2014. Rooms required after this date will be both subject to availability and rate.
Other City Centre Hotels
- Hilton (Kingsway)
- Park Plaza (Greyfriars Road)
- Premier Inn Cardiff City Centre (Churchill Way)
- Best Western PLUS Maldron Hotel (St Mary Street)
There are large numbers of B&B’s on Cathedral Road near Cardiff Castle. You are advised to check their ratings on trip advisor or other review sites as they vary.
- Lincoln House Hotel (Cathedral Road)
- Jolyon’s at No. 10 (Cathedral Road)
- Number 62 (Cathedral Rd)
- Church Guest House (Cathedral Road)
There are four backpacker hostels in the City, details available at Visitcardiff.com:
- Bunkhouse Hostel (St Mary Street)
- Nomad Backpacker (Roath)
- The River House Backpackers (Riverside)
- NosDa Studio Hostel (Riverside)
Discounts are sometimes available via the Millennium Centre web site. Please check for details:
Cardiff University Accommodation
Individual accommodation is available from the 22nd June onwards at a number of university residences, most within easy walking distance of the city centre. If booking this accommodation please quote the SPNHC conference and the university will try to ensure all attendees will be housed in the same residence.
Please be aware that this accommodation is popular and early booking is advisable.
Availability for Summer 2014 is
2014 Costs per person per night on a self catered basis (All prices exclude VAT)
|Single occupancy en-suite bedroom||£24.36|
|Single occupancy semi en-suite bedroom||£22.43|
|Single occupancy standard bedroom with shared bathroom facilities||£20.86|
|Double occupancy en-suite bedroom||£40.59|
If you are a full time student you are eligible for a cheaper rate again (see http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/for/prospective/accommodation/summer-residences.html).
For further information and to view photographs please visit http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/conferences.