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StayThe Holiday Inn Express – Cardiff Bay is situated on the Waterfront area of the old East Dock of Cardiff Bay. Only 15 minutes walk from the hotel is Cardiff City Centre, with its magnificent state of the art St. Davids 2 shopping centre, Picturesque Arcades and Victorian Indoor Market being amongst the varied list of ‘must’ places to visit.

Just over a 5 minute walk in the other direction from the hotel you will find both the Wales Millennium Centre & Red Dragon Centre and only a couple of minutes later and you’re in Mermaid Quay area of Cardiff Bay with it’s fine selection of Bars & Restaurants to suit all tastes. The nearest airport (Cardiff International Airport) is 12.3 miles away and the nearest railway station (Cardiff Bay Railway Station) is only 0.4 miles away from the hotel.

The hotel itself features rooms that have everything you could need to have a very comfortable stay, all featuring free Wi-Fi, power showers, tea and coffee and facilities in the room, pillow selection and more. You will also find a lounge area in the hotel with a full bar and complimentary breakfast buffet each morning during your stay so you can get your day started off to a great start.

The next time you find yourself booking a stay in Cardiff Bay, make sure that you check the availability at the Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay. The hotel has everything you could want to be sure you have a pleasant and comfortable stay, is situated in the ideal location and has some of the best affordable rates that you will find anywhere in the city. Make the Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay your choice among the hotels in the region and you will know that you always have a great place to return to when you are in the area.

By road

Directions – Junction 29 M4 (Travelling along Westbound Carriageway only) Step 1: M4 Westbound (from London) Step 2: Take J29 onto A48(M) Step 3: Follow A48(M) for approx 6 miles Step 4: Bear left, signposted “Newport Road / Docks / Cardiff Bay” Step 5: At Roundabout hold the left turn designated lane Step 6: Hold Right hand lane towards “Docks” Step 7: At roundabout Take 2nd Exit signposted Dock/Atlantic Wharf Step 8: Pass through Tremorfa Industrial Estate Step 9: Follow “Through Traffic” at next 3 roundabouts (also signed Atlantic Wharf), onto Ocean Way Step 10: Follow Ocean way to artistic roundabout, and bear left (Tyndall Street) Step 11: At Roundabout Go Straight Ahead (East Tyndall Street) Step 12: At lights/junction turn left onto Schooner Way Step 13: Longuiel Close, 900 Yards on left hand side Directions M4 -Junction 33-A4232 Step 1: Take Junction 33 onto Dual Carriageway A4232 Step 2: Follow A4232 (approx 8 miles) and take exit before the tunnel signposted Techniquest Museum Step 3: Up to the roundabout first exit Step 4: Follow Road pass Techniquest and Mermaid Quay. Step 5: At Traffic Lights turn right follow Road onto Lloyd George Av. Step 6: Third set of Traffic Lights turn right onto Hemmingway Road Step 7: First turning left onto Schooner Way Step 8: Second turning right Holiday Inn Express Cardiff Bay The nearest airport is Cardiff International (12.4miles) and the nearest train station is Cardiff Bay Railway Station (0.4 miles).

Public transport

The hotel is located just off Schooner Way on which you can pick up bus 89 which travels between Cardiff and Llandough Hospital. It is also only a short walk from Cardiff Bay rail station.



+44 (0)29 2044 9000



Longueil Close
Schooner Way
Atlantic Wharf
CF10 4EE

In town/city centre, Non smoking establishment, Accept children (Minimum age), Facilities for children, Car parking, On site parking, Cycle hire, Water sports facilities, Bar, Cater for vegetarians, Serve breakfast, American Express accepted, Delta accepted, JCB accepted, Maestro accepted, MasterCard accepted, Solo accepted, Special group rates, Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted, Visa accepted, Colour television in all bedrooms, Ground floor bedrooms available, Hairdryer in all bedrooms, Modem point in all bedrooms, Non smoking rooms available, Radio in all bedrooms, Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms, Telephone in all bedrooms, 24 hr return laundry service, Accept coach parties, Air-conditioning throughout, Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem), Central heating throughout, Conference facilities, Garden/patio for guests use, Lift, Night porter, Public telephone, Separate guests lounge, Staff Fluent in Languages – Other, Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties, Aim to attract conferences and business meetings, Special provisions for cyclists, Special provisions for lone female travellers, German spoken, Polish spoken, Welsh spoken, Commission/net rates apply, Group discounts available, Min group size numeric qualifier, Room/unit allocations available, Wi-fi available

Family stay & play package with Holiday Inn Express

Family stay & play package with Holiday Inn Express

Only £199!

Make the most of the Easter Break with this action-packed offer from Holiday Inn Express and Cardiff International White Water (CIWW).

Experience an adventure you’ll never forget with a 2-night stay at the Holiday Inn Express, Cardiff Bay, and a family white water rafting session at CIWW.

Book now by calling 029 2044 9000 or emailing For more information about the hotel, please visit

Valid from Sunday 01 April – Saturday 14 April 2018. Price based on family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children) sharing a family room, including breakfast. The level and speed of the water are lowered for family rafting. For children aged 6-18. Advance bookings only, at least 7 days prior to arrival. Full prepayment at the time of booking – not refundable or transferable. Subject to availability. T&Cs apply.