The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality

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Bute Terrace, Cardiff, United Kingdom, Cf10 2fe  show map
 2 stars
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The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 8 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Welcome drink

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Situated near restaurants, cafés and a stadium about 1050 meters way from Cardiff Castle, this comfortable hotel comprises 81 rooms around 25 minutes away from Cardiff City. Residing in a 12-story building, the hotel was opened in 1973 and renovated in 2004.

The property is superbly placed in the heart of Cardiff. Cardiff city center is 1 km away.

This hotel is placed in Cardiff Bay district, known for a museum, a castle and a theater.

The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Cardiff-wales airport.

Rooms

The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality offers en-suite rooms with chic décor featuring climate control, television with satellite channels, free wireless internet, a writing table and a dressing area. The rooms look on to the city. They also have private bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a Jacuzzi.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the bar each morning. Offering Mediterranean and Japanese meals, The Corner House lies in a shopping area, just 150 meters from the property.

Services

A designated area for smoking, a car park and a baggage storage along with a business center and a meeting room are also at guests' disposal.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at GBP 8 per day.

Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   81.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Children's buffet

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality Cardiff location
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Hotel Address:

Bute Terrace, Cardiff, United Kingdom, Cf10 2fe

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City Center
  • Cardiff
    800 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cardiff Central Railway Station
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Restaurants
  • The Corner House (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    110 m
  • Ruby Tuesday's (cuisine: American)
    230 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    81

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Rooms and availability

The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Non Refundable TWIN STANDARD

The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality photos Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality photos Room
Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Twin Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Non Refundable TWIN DELUXE

The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Non Refundable Room DELUXE KING BED

The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Castle Galleries400 m
  • Capsule Artt Gallery400 m
  • Leisuretime500 m

Places of interest

  • Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral300 m
  • St David's Hall400 m
  • St David's Shopping Centre500 m
  • Saint John's Church600 m
  • Cardiff Magistrates Courts600 m
  • Crowning Glory Silk Veils700 m
  • Cardiff & County Club700 m

Train stations

  • Cardiff Central Railway Station500 m
  • Cardiff Central Station500 m
  • Cardiff Central Railway Station500 m

Shopping areas

  • Capitol Shopping Centre500 m

Amusement

  • Cineworld100 m
  • Ugc Cinemas100 m
  • Bananza 2000400 m
  • Shipley Amusement Centre400 m
  • Shipleys Amusements400 m

Stadiums

Museums

  • The National Museum of Wales500 m

Universities, Institutes

  • University of Glamorgan Cardiff Campus200 m

Theaters

  • Saint David's Hall200 m
  • Cardiff City Council600 m
  • New Theatre600 m
  • The Wharf700 m

Public parking

  • University of South Wales - Cardiff Campus200 m
  • Cardiff University700 m

Local attractions

  • Roald Dahl Plass1.6 km
    Cilgant Bute, Cardiff
  • Mermaid Quay1.7 km
    Cardiff Bay, Cardiff
  • Doctor Who Experience Cardiff Bay2.1 km
    Discovery Quay, Porth Teigr, Cardiff
  • National Assembly1.6 km
    Harbour Drive, Cardiff
  • Pierhead Building1.7 km
    Maritime Road, Cardiff

Near the hotel

  • Cardiff Central Library330 m
    The Hayes_CF10 1FL, Cardiff
  • National Museum and Art Gallery710 m
    Cathays Park in the Civic Centre, Cardiff
  • Butetown History & Arts Centre720 m
    5 Dock Chambers, Cardiff
  • City Hall1.2 km
    Cathays Park, Cardiff
  • St. David's Cathedral360 m
    Charles Street, Cardiff
  • Caerphilly Mountain720 m
    CardiffWales
  • Firing Line - Cardiff Castle Museum of the Welsh Soldier750 m
    Cardiff Castle, Cardiff

Restaurants nearby

  • The Corner House110 m

    Address: 25 Caroline Street
    Phone: 02920 2286

    67% likes this, based on 234 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

  • Prezzo210 m

    Address: ST Mary Street
    Phone: 02920 227785

    65% likes this, based on 79 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 24 - CAD 35

  • YO! Sushi - St David's Cardiff220 m

    Address: St David's Shopping Centre
    Phone: +44 29 2060 2174 ‎

    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: CAD 30 - CAD 46

  • Ruby Tuesday's230 m

    Address: St David's Shopping Center, Eastside
    Phone: 029 2034 9930

    Cuisine: American

  • Carluccio's260 m

    Address: 16 Mill Lane

    65% likes this, based on 244 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    81

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The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 1237 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    5.0

    Room was quite spacious

    Previous occupier's pubic hairs found on the pillow...only 2 pillows proveded...rude/ignorant reception staff...having to ask for hot water at breakfast time, stewed tea and coffee only available as hot drinks, no fruit teas available, carbohydrate rich breakfast options available, hardly any choice of proteins, 'warm' pastries were cold and only a few were in the cabinet which were not replaced when taken...shower pressure was very low...fan in room did not work and because windows doe not open it was like sleeping in an oven...one of the lifts wasn't working for the whole stay.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    it was close to the shopping centre and amenities the hotel was clean comfortable and relaxing.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    I liked the John Malkowitz themes stuff everywhere and the simplicity and style of the rooms.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    It was reasonably priced and very convenient. The room was changed immedaitely on discovering some idiot had been smoing in there.

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    it was ideal location for the CIA, shopping, and central station. Shame none of the windows opened as it was really hot, fans were big help but not ideal. Didn't see many staff as only there one night. Rooms were basic but reasonably comfortable. Breakfast was good. Would probably stay over again for next Westlife concert next year!!!

    No opening windows, even though other higher hotels had opening windows. Exterior looks like it could do with a good clean. Not over keen on the retro look, but then thats personal preference.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    We all really enjoyed our stay the hotel was welcoming, clean and comfatable and above all it was great value for money with the nice breakfast as well! it was right by the CIA so for concerts is amazing and only a few ound taxi drive to bars such as tiger tiger.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    we had a problem with our room the staff were very good and sorted it out and we were moved straight away

    the problem we had in our first room was the fan wasnt working . i dont think the fan was big enough due to the size of the window and the hot weather we are having you could have done with a couple free standing ones

  • Family with children
    9.6

    We always stay for concerts at cia, so locality, price, cleanliness, continental breakfast

    Lack of plug sockets for using the kettle. Lead on kettle not long enough, plugged into on the floor socket- dangerous. Breakfast to go is a brilliant idea which l like. But needs more content ie croissants maybe.

  • Couple
    6.6

    The breakfast was nice and the room was servicable.

    the lift took forever and there was only one working.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    excellent location to the cia great value for money

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The room was very clean, and the staff were brillent and extremely helpful

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The hotel was clean staff very helpfull good breakfast for this style and i would use this hotel again

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Friendly helpfull staff

    Not enough parking spaces if you arrive late after travelling a distance.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    It was close to where I was going for the evening..cant believe how easy it was....a 2 minute walk excellent for train travel and m4 links as wellstayed several times now always good my first choice all the time

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    it was easy to get too and it was right buy town

    only thing need more place too park so you could park at the hotel as my parter had to drive too the hotel drop his things off than go and park the car he dont live in cardiff so he had been driveing for 4 hrs

How to reach hotel

hotel The Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality Cardiff location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Bute Terrace, Cardiff, United Kingdom, Cf10 2fe

Get directions
City Center
  • Cardiff
    800 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cardiff Central Railway Station
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Restaurants
  • The Corner House (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    110 m
  • Ruby Tuesday's (cuisine: American)
    230 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    81

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCardiffThe Big Sleep Hotel Cardiff By Compass Hospitality

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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