The Riverhouse Backpackers

59 Fitzhamon Embankment, Cardiff, Wales, Distance from city centre: 2.6km
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Rating: 91%from 13 reviews

  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 93%Staff
  • 92%Security
  • 92%Cleanliness
  • 87%Location
  • 93%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities

-Hostelworld awards 2008

We hope you will agree with us when we say small is beautiful as The Riverhouse is a hostel that is perfectly formed and situated in the centre of Cardiff.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • WII

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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From the Central Train and Bus Station:

Walk straight ahead onto Wood Street, turn left and go over the bridge. Take an immediate right onto Fitzhamon Embankment.

We are the last house on the left facing the river and stadium.

If coming by Megabus :

From facing the Castle, turn left down Castle St, go over the Castle St Bridge, turn left onto Coldstream Terrace and follow the river dowm to Fitzhamon Embankment. We are on the right facing the river.

From Cardiff International Airport :

Take the X91 bus to the city centre or take a taxi which is 20 mins and should cost 25 approx.

Located Near

Central Train and Bus Stations
Millennium Stadium
The National Museum
Central shopping district
Cardiff Castle
Restaurants, bars and clubs
Cardiff Bay
The Wales Millennium Centre
The Senedd
Multiplex Cinema

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