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Millennium View Penthouse

Cardiff - South Wales

Self catering Penthouse in the centre of Cardiff with large balcony overlooking the Millennium Principality Stadium. Ideal for rugby, football, shopping, theatres, business & events
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
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£895 - £1200 per week *

Description

Cardiff self catering Penthouse apartment with large balcony overlooking the impressive Millennium Stadium. Any closer and you'd actually be in the stadium. Superb top floor, City Centre location ideal for taking advantage of the many shops, bars, restaurants, theatres, sports and all Stadium events. Only a minute walk to the city's central train and bus station with links to Cardiff Airport. The SWALEC cricket stadium (test match stadium) is also only a 5 minute walk away.

For shopping the brand new £675m St Davids 2 shopping complex (including John Lewis) is within a 2 minute walk, as are all the many other shopping arcades, boulevards and outlets. International sporting events and large-scale concerts from the world's biggest artists are regularly held at the Millennium Stadium - opposite this Cardiff self catering penthouse.

Layout

Open plan lounge, kitchen and dining area. Lounge includes 2 leather sofas, digital HD TV (32", freeview) DVD player and i-pod docking station. Stunning dining table with seating for 4, (space for 6 if required). Amazing view of the Millennium Stadium from the dining table through the double patio doors that open out onto balcony. Fully fitted kitchen including dishwasher, washing machine and dryer, fridge freezer, electric oven and microwave.

1 en-suite bedroom with double bed, built in storage and bedside tables (shower, WC and wash basin in en-suite) and dressing / vanity station. Second bedroom with luxury Super King size bed, bedside tables, wardrobe and dressing / vanity station.

Main bathroom with bath, shower over bath and WC.

Outside

Large west facing private balcony overlooking the stadium and Cardiff Arms Park. Combined with patio furniture and plants, it provides the perfect perch to sit and enjoy a glass of wine as the sun sets.

Balcony has 270' degree view including views out across Cardiff Bay and across the channel to Devon. On a clear day the islands of Flat Holm (where in 1892 Marconi sent the first ever radio transmission), and Steep Holm are also visible. Looking right from the balcony Cardiff Castle grounds, the vast expanse of Bute Park and Sophia Gardens International cricket ground can also be seen.

Additional Information

  • This Cardiff self catering Penthouse is located on the 9th floor, with full disability access, including a lift.
  • Heating and electricity included.
  • Bed linen, hand and bath towels provided.
  • Board games and a selection of DVD's and books.
  • Wi-Fi included (free)
  • No pets or smoking
  • This property has a £150 good housekeeping refundable bond, which is payable to Best of Wales along with the balance of your holiday. Alternatively, you can waiver this bond by paying a non-refundable fee of £5 per person instead.
  • High quality sound-proofing. We would however highly recommend opening up the patio doors to absorb the amazing atmosphere from the balcony in the build up to a large scale event at the stadium.
  • Parking not included but plenty of options available nearby or free street parking a 5 min walk away. Full details and maps will also be provided to guests. Arrival by train is ideal as the accommodation is only a short walk from the station.
  • Arrivial (check-in) time is after 17.00 unless arranged otherwise.

Features

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
  • Friday changeover
  • 1 Mile from a beach
  • 0.1 Mile from a pub
  • 0.1 Mile from a shop
  • Bed linen provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • No tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • No highchair available
  • No travel cot available

Prices

Reviews

Lovely....centrally located flat...walking distance to shops and restaurants with lovely views. It was great.
Recommends: Go to the Bay and go to the Theater Cafe.Karin from Greece - 20th April 2017
Easy to find and get into. Location was perfect.
Tips: Walk and explore. New things around every corner.John from Canada - 16th April 2017
Very good central location. Very good apartment, well laid out. Quiet even though in centre of town. Instructions were fine and the owner was helpful.
Recommendations: Zizzi - very good. Pub next to the flat - very busy and good. Art Centre in Canton is worth a visit - very good food.
Family from Isles Of Scilly - 27th March 2017
3 nights. Fantastic location. Very easy check in & out. Comfortable, quiet (surprising given its location) & convenient. For a visit to Cardiff city centre you couldn't be better placed. We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch at Jamie's Italian by St Davids shopping centre so can definitely recommend there. Wine & Welsh cakes on arrival was a nice touch & gratefully received. Alan from Antrim - 16th March 2017
Excellent location over looking the Principality Stadium, as going to concert! Great for town, railway station too. Great for location if booked anything in Principality Stadium, literally on your doorstep! Very efficient service, couldn't have asked for more!Jane from Warminster - 1st July 2016

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Millennium View Penthouse is located in Cardiff City Centre. 1 minute walk from the city's main train and bus stations (including links to Cardiff Airport). The Millennium Stadium (Principality Stadium), Cardiff Castle, St. Davids' Hall, New Theatre and St. Davids 2 shopping centre are all within a 2 minute walk. Nearest supermarket is Sainsburys, just round the corner (50 meters) as are numerous bars, restaurants and arcades and various links to Cardiff Bay (5 minutes by bus, train, aqua bus or taxi).

Cardiff is a city of attractions, sport, culture and entertainment. Only a short journey from this Cardiff self catering penthouse, you will also find historic houses and castles, Daleks and Doctor Who, wildlife and water sports. Cardiff Castle and its beautiful grounds sit only a few hundred yards away.

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