This budget hostel is ideally located in Cardiff Bay and great for business travel.


VCNM logo - greenIf you’re looking for hostels in Cardiff city centre, this brand new YHA Youth Hostel is perfect for you. Located in the heart of the city centre but with on-site parking (almost unheard of, right?), this Youth Hostel is within walking distance of all the city’s best attractions, including the Principality Stadium (formerly known as the Millennium Stadium) and Cardiff Castle, not to mention the fantastic shopping destination of Cardiff Bay.

It’s also close to the city’s rail and coach stations, so you’ve absolutely no excuse not to visit! YHA Cardiff Central has been rated a 5-star hostel by VisitWales – the only hostel in the UK to achieve this accolade! And the awards just keep on coming – YHA Cardiff Central was named Best Accommodation in December 2015 at the British Youth Travel Awards.

By road

Exit the M4 at Junction 29 and take the A48/M48. Exit A48 signed Cardiff East/Docks. Take the first slip road and then drive towards the roundabout and take the 2nd exit Newport Road. Continue and turn left onto Fitzalan Place. At the traffic lights drive straight ahead onto Windsor Road and continue until roundabout. Take 3rd exit and then get into the left lane and the hotel is located on the left hand side. Turn into the VW dealership and the YHA Cardiff Central is behind.

Public transport

YHA Cardiff Central is within close proximity of the central train station as well as Cardiff Bay station and the hotel is situated very close to the bus routes for numbers 1 and 2. Just 5 minutes taxi from Central train and bus station and  30 minutes drive from Cardiff International Airport.



+44 (0)800 0191 700



East Tyndall Street
CF10 4BB