Cardiff Hotel London: Friendly bed and breakfast with an excellent location
At the Cardiff Hotel London, you can enjoy the hospitality and comfort of a family-owned bed and breakfast while staying right in the heart of central London, close to all the excitement and attractions. The Cardiff has been owned and run by the Davies family for over 50 years and it shows in their personable and attentive service. This bed and breakfast also has a great location. It is quite close to Paddington Station and is also near a stop on the Heathrow Express Train. Guests flying into Heathrow Airport will only have to take a 15-minute train ride to reach the Cardiff. In this attractive area of the Paddington and Bayswater neighborhoods, you’ll be within walking distance of Hyde Park, the shops at Oxford Street and the Marble Arch, Madame Tussaud’s and more.
This lovely bed and breakfast is on a tranquil, tree-lined street in Norfolk Square and is made up of three Victorian townhouses from the 1850s. There are 60 rooms available at the Cardiff Hotel London and you can choose from single, double, twin and family rooms. Several rooms have floor to ceiling windows so guests can enjoy natural lighting. All rooms have central heating, color TV, direct dial phones, and tea and coffee making facilities. Some rooms have private bathrooms and there are singles available with shared showers or private showers and shared toilets. The Cardiff is completely non-smoking.
All Cardiff Hotel London room rates come with a generous full English breakfast with all your British morning favorites like sausages, baked beans, tomatoes, eggs, and more. The staff can also arrange a continental breakfast for travelers heading out early. For lunch and dinner options, there are many restaurants and cafes within walking distance. For disabled guests, there are ground floor rooms available, although there is no elevator. The Cardiff has 24-hour reception, and guests can ask about wake up call service and cots for younger children. The staff can also hold your bags for the day after you check out and can provide hairdryers, adaptors, irons and ironing boards and even extra umbrellas. There is also a fax machine at reception that guests can use. A coin-operated laundromat is just a five-minute walk from the Cardiff. There is Wifi access throughout the property. The Cardiff accepts all major credit cards and rates for single rooms start at £49, but be sure to check out the Cardiff’s Early Bird rates if you plan to reserve at least four weeks in advance.
The Cardiff Hotel London is close to lots of the city’s transportation networks. There are several Tube stations nearby, including the Paddington and Bayswater stations as well as Lancaster Gate and Edgware Road, giving you access to four lines on the Underground. The Paddington train station, just two minutes away, is the departure point for popular day trips to Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon. Ask at the front desk about areas for free overnight street parking and remember that the Cardiff is in the congestion charge zone.\