Greyfriars Road
Cardiff  CF10 3AL  United Kingdom
LAT: 51.4836 LONG: -3.1762
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00 800 169 6128 (Europe toll-free)

TELEPHONE: +44 (0) 29 2011 1111 FAX: +44 (0) 29 2011 1112

Meetings & Events

Walk to Cardiff Bay from our hotel next to the New Theatre

Situated in the heart of the city centre and less than one and a half miles from Cardiff Bay, Park Plaza Cardiff epitomises first-class comfort with spacious and contemporary accommodation, ambient lighting and intricate artwork designed specifically for the hotel. Our award-winning Laguna Kitchen & Bar features modern British and Welsh dishes that focus on fresh, locally sourced produce. The on-site Laguna Health & Spa offers state-of-the-art facilities, including an indoor pool, a steam room, a spa bath and an 80-station gym.

The New Theatre is located next to our hotel, and you can find many of Cardiff’s best attractions within walking distance. Find Cardiff Castle, Cardiff University and St David’s Dewi Sant Shopping Centre less than a half mile away. You can also relax or play a game of rugby at Bute Park, or visit Principality Stadium to watch the pros play.

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Park Plaza Cardiff

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Experience Cardiff’s mix of museums, parks and malls

Whilst Park Plaza Cardiff is full of unbeatable perks and amenities like discounted car parking and an on-site spa, the city is full of nearby attractions waiting to be seen. Learn something new about Welsh history at Cardiff Castle, buy something new at St David’s Dewi Sant Shopping Centre or do something new like surfing indoors at Cardiff International White Water Centre. For those who prefer to be by the water without getting in, Cardiff Bay offers an impressive waterfront venue for shopping, dining and special events. Want to take your exploring deeper into the city or farther outside? Cardiff's main rail station is just a 10-minute walk from the hotel. If you’re visiting during the holidays, be sure to experience the popular Cardiff Christmas Market.

Find these popular destinations near our hotel:

  • New Theatre (adjacent)
    You don’t have to go far to see a live performance hit the stage at this more than 100-year-old theatre.
    T: +44 (0) 29 2087 8889
  • Cardiff Castle (0.2 miles)
    This fairytale-like castle represents more than two millennia of history. Attend a lecture, take a ghost tour or browse the museum and gift shop during your visit.
    T: +44 (0) 29 2087 8100
  • St David’s Dewi Sant Shopping Centre (0.2 miles)
    This premier shopping centre has been a building block for Cardiff’s economic growth since its doors opened in 1982. Wander the high-fashion shops at St David’s or grab a bite to eat at a restaurant or café.
    T: +44 (0) 29 2036 7600
  • Bute Park (0.4 miles) 
    Spread a blanket out on the lawn and relax, or take a leisurely stroll through Bute Park’s many trails and gardens.
    T: +44 (0) 29 2087 2730
  • National Museum Cardiff (0.4 miles)
    This free museum features a variety of world-class art and natural history. After your tour, pick up a souvenir from the store or a snack from the museum’s restaurant or coffee shop
    T: +44 (0) 30 0111 2333
  • Principality Stadium (0.7 miles)
    Rugby’s roots run deep in Wales, making Principality Stadium an exciting place to see the sport in action. Reserve your seat in the country’s national stadium and watch Wales’ rugby union team play on their home field. 
    T: +44 (0) 29 2082 2432
  • Cardiff Bay (1.4 miles)
    Head to Europe's largest waterfront development for a day of shopping and sightseeing. There are plenty of food and drink options on the bay to keep you going from sunup until sundown.
  • Wales Millennium Centre (1.6 miles) 
    See musicals, operas, ballets and dance performances that will make you laugh, cry and fall in love with the arts all over again.
    T: +44 (0) 29 2063 6464
  • Techniquest (1.7 miles) 
    This impressive science centre outgrew its original location in a gas showroom and now stands on Cardiff Bay, where visitors come to explore the fascinating world of science.
    T: +44 (0) 29 2047 5475
  • Doctor Who Experience (2.1 miles) (Closing Summer 2017)
    Go behind the scenes of Doctor Who and embark on your own thrilling adventure at one of Cardiff’s favourite family-friendly attractions.
    T: +44 (0) 20 8433 3162
  • Cardiff International White Water (3 miles)
    Featuring courses designed for both training and fun, this activity centre offers white water rafting, surfing, paddle boarding, canoeing, kayaking and more in the heart of Cardiff’s International Sports Village.
    T: +44 (0) 29 2082 9970
  • St Fagans National History Museum (4.8 miles)
    Wander the grounds of St Fagans Castle whilst learning about the history and legacy of the Welsh people at this free, open-air museum.
    T: +44 (0) 30 0111 2333

Fly into one of these nearby airports:

  • Cardiff Airport (CWL)
    Distance from hotel: 14.4 miles
    Drive time: 23 minutes
    Taxi fare: £22*
  • Swansea Airport (SWS)
    Distance from hotel: 28.6 miles 
    Drive time: 35 minutes
    Public Transport: Train / Coach
    Taxi fare: £60*
  • Bristol Airport (BRS)
    Distance from hotel: 48.1 miles 
    Drive time: 63 minutes
    Public Transport: Train / Coach
    Taxi fare: £65*

*All fares are approximate and based on a one-way journey.