Discover Things To Do In Cardiff


Cardiff is the bustling capital city of Wales which has a rich history coupled with a modern waterfront that allows you to explore its heritage and take in the beautiful views all in one day. It offers visitors a range of activities to suit families, couples or groups and draws in revellers from all over the world eager to see what the city is made of.

The weekends see shoppers swarm the streets and the nightlife is full of thriving pubs, live music and hip bars. Principality stadium plays hosts to a range of events including the RBS 6 Nations rugby each year – the stadium is located in the city centre which ensures a great atmosphere for all attending. There are a range of local attractions for both young and old, and most things are within walking distance making Cardiff the perfect city to take in, enjoy and relax.

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Clayton Hotel Cardiff

Largest hotel in Cardiff city centre with well-appointed, air-conditioned rooms.

Depot

Depot is the ultimate space for Cardiff’s most creative pop up events.

Be at One

Be at One is one of the most popular cocktails bars in Cardiff City centre located just 100 yards from the hotel.

The Tramshed

Tramshed is a quirky music and arts venue in Cardiff, it is home to live music, comedy, DJ’s and live entertainment.

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The Alchemist

The Alchemist has arrived in Cardiff and is the newest bar on St. Mary’s Street Cardiff.

Cardiff City Bus Tour

With so much to see in Cardiff, why not take advantage of its hop-on/hop-off sightseeing bus tour to ensure you cross all of its local landmarks and cultural attractions off your bucket list.

Cardiff Bay

Cardiff Bay is Europe’s largest waterfront development, and home to a variety of bars and restaurants in Mermaid Quay, Wales National Assembly building, The Senedd and theatre favourite, the Wales Millenium Centre.

Cardiff Castle

Wales’s leading historical attraction and situated in the city centre, Cardiff Castle has over 2,000 years of history.

Ice Arena Wales

Ice Arena Wales is home to the local ice hockey team, the Cardiff Devils. Currently competing in the British Elite Ice Hockey League the Cardiff Devils hold league titles for both 2017 and 2018.

Cardiff City Stadium

The second largest stadium in Wales and home to Cardiff City Football Club, Cardiff City Stadium has capacity for over 33,000 supporters.

Cardiff Arcades

For an alternative shopping experience, a trip to Cardiff’s Victorian arcades is a must.

Cardiff Central Market

Step back in time at Cardiff Market. Under its glass roof the different stalls have been trading since the 1700s which today includes locally sourced fruit and veg, welsh meat, kids toy and homeware stalls all guaranteed to be a bargain.

Treetop Adventure Golf

Looking for an epic adventure? Trek into Cardiff’s lushest rainforest. Located on Level P3 of St Davids shopping centre.

Techniquest

Come and visit the UK’s first science discovery centre at Techniquest in Cardiff Bay. Techniquest offers an interactive experience on over 100 captivating exhibits, including spectacular shows in the Science Theatre, taking a tour of the stars in the Planetarium or launching a rocket at the International Space Station.

Escape Rooms Cardiff

Locked in a room and with time against you must successfully steal a priceless diamond in The Heist, escape the Zombies in the medical unit, follow the clues to locate Sherlock Holmes before the police, or grab your torches and explore the lost tomb of Tutankhamun. Solving a series of puzzles and clues you must work together to escape triumphant.

Chapel 1877

Independent bar and restaurant the Chapel 1877 boast three floors different dining experiences; from a drop-in coffee in the morning to A La Carte fine dining.

Viva Brazil

A slice of Brazil in the heart of Cardiff city centre and located directly below Clayton Hotel Cardiff is Viva Brazil. A fully authentic Brazilian steakhouse that offers 14 different BBQ meats to choose from, unlimited salad and an impressive drinks menu.

The View Restaurant

View Restaurant & Bar at Clayton Hotel Cardiff is a popular choice among guests, local residents and corporates alike. Our Red Bean Roastery is on hand with a wide selection of hot drinks, or perhaps a ‘Proper Lush’ afternoon tea complete with prosecco – the perfect end to a Cardiff shopping trip!

ICC Wales

Due to open July 2019, the International Conference Centre (ICC) is the Welsh Government and Celtic Manor Resorts joint venture. Boasting a 1,500 seat auditorium, 2,000 onsite parking space and a 2,500 sq mt plaza, the large slate and glass building will cater 5,000 delegates, and is set in a forest just 2 minutes from the M4.

Motorpoint Arena

The Motorpoint Arena is just a short walk from the hotel and a multi-purpose venue that offers everything from comedy shows, sporting events, live music as well as a variety of conferences and meetings and everything in between, including; WWE Live 2018, Welsh Open Snooker, The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice, and chart successors, Kylie Minogue, Olly Murs and Mumford and Sons.

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Principality Stadium

Home of Welsh Rugby, Principality Stadium is less than ½ mile walk from Clayton Hotel Cardiff.

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Wales Millennium Centre

Always something new to see.

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St David’s Shopping Centre

Fabulous shopping in Cardiff city centre.

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Queens Arcade

Discover fabulous designer stores and boutiques.

Clayton Hotel Cardiff


The largest hotel in Cardiff city centre, Clayton Hotel Cardiff is located on St Mary Street, just a short walk to Cardiff Central Train Station and Millennium Stadium. It is the ideal location if you are visiting Cardiff for a city break, with it being a stone’s throw away from all the city’s main attractions. The 4-star Clayton Hotel Cardiff has 216 guest bedrooms with executive and king rooms available for your comfort. Complimentary WiFi is located throughout the hotel and limited off-site parking is available for guests. The restaurant in the hotel has some amazing views of the city with afternoon tea available on appointment. The hotel has conference facilities for up to 100 delegates with 7 state-of-the-art meeting rooms making it the ideal venue for all kinds of meetings, from training to board meetings or one-to-one interviews in Cardiff city centre.

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