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YHA Cardiff Central

Cardiff, Wales

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Beds from £10.00
Private rooms from £29.00
Family rooms from £40.00


  • 24hr Access
  • Tourist Information
  • Airport
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Bus
  • Cafe
  • Cafe bar
  • City breaks
  • Classroom/Meeting room
  • Coach parking onsite
  • Conference facilities
  • Cot available
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Cycle Store
  • Cycling
  • Educational development
  • En suite rooms available
  • Family breaks
  • Good Public Transport Links
  • Group catering available
  • Internet access
  • Luggage store
  • Meals available
  • Parking
  • Picnic lunch available
  • Private rooms available
  • Restaurant/dining room
  • School Trips
  • Self-catering dining room
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Shop
  • Sole Use
  • Suitable for families
  • Table Licence
  • Trade Bookings
  • Train
  • TV
  • Under 3s welcome
  • Walking
  • Watersports
  • Housekeeping
  • Bedding provided
  • Premium rooms

Need to Know

Reception Times

24 hours


From 2pm


Before 10am

Open every day?


Towels & Toiletries

Towels are not supplied. They are available to hire from reception for £2 (+ £5 deposit) or please bring your own. Bedding is supplied.




Pets are not permitted at YHA Cardiff Central. Assistance dogs are welcome.

Payment accepted online


Payments accepted at property
24 hour access?


Maps & Directions


East Tyndall Street, Cardiff, CF10 4BB

How to get here

From the East (Severn Bridge direction) leave the M4 at Junction 29 and follow A48M to the junction for A470 (signed City Centre). At the roundabout take the first exit (Whitchurch Road A469 - signed Roath). At the Heath Inn traffic lights turn left onto Allenbank Road. At the Grape & Olive Pub traffic lights turn right into Wedal Road. YHA Cardiff is at the far end of Wedal Road on the left just past the railway bridge. From the West (Swansea direction) leave the M4 at Junction 32 and follow A470 towards City Centre. On approach to the large roundabout stay on the roundabout, do not go on to the bridge over it. Take the second exit (signed Roath) and follow as above. If using Sat Nav enter postcode CF14 3QX to get accurate directions to YHA Cardiff.

Contact Information

Hostel: +44(0)800 0191 700
Email: cardiff@yha.org.uk

Map References

OS Map: 171
OS Grid ref: ST185789
Longitude: -3.162890
Latitude: 51.476522

Tourist Information

Tourist Office: 0870 1211258
Website: http://www.visitcardiff.com/
Public Transport: View travel options.

YHA School Trips

This former 4 star hotel is the perfect state-of-the-art accommodation for school trips in Cardiff. Ideally located for a geography field trip or to soak up all the culture that Cardiff has to offer, YHA Cardiff Central has excellent facilities for school groups including three classrooms, one with an interactive whiteboard and audio system!

Visit the YHA School Trips website to book your educational visit.

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Under 5? Please stay in a Private Room.
Under 15? Please be accompanied with an Adult staying in the same room.
Aged 16 or 17? Please bring a friend or Adult if staying in Shared Accommodation.

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