Running in Cardiff
Bute Park is a great place to run right in the heart of Welsh capital. The park is in the shadow of both Cardiff Castle and the world famous Millenium Stadium. The routes displayed within the park are fairly flat with no real hills, they use a combination paths and tracks which will be generally suitable for all weather.
It’s you against the clock with the Cardiff Park Run! This is a 5km run at Blackweir in Cardiff. Anyone and everyone can join in and it is completely free of charge and run every Saturday at 9am.
Other things to do nearby
The hostel sits just across the valley from the Taff trail that runs from Cardiff to Brecon. It's not an overly busy trail so you'll avoid the crowds and get the most out of your ride.
Animal Farm Adventure Park has it all - from the Animal Safari trail and paddocks, to the land train, play barn and adventure play areas. Set on the Somerset levels, the farm nestles between the
Boasting some of the highest limestone cliffs in England, Cheddar is a climber's dream. With local activity providers Mendip Outdoor Pursuits, you don't need to be a pro to enjoy climbing here.
Cardiff Bay is Europe’s largest waterfront development area created by the Cardiff Barrage.
Boulders is an indoor climbing centre situated 1.6 miles from our hostel.
The epic Principality Stadium (formerly Millennium Stadium) is home to the Welsh Rugby Union team and a wide range of sporting events, including games of Wales' national football team.
Get a taste of Welsh culture at this open-air museum of life in Wales, chronicling the history, lifestyle and architecture of local people.
Cardiff Castle is one of Wales’ leading heritage attractions and a site of international significance.
This lovely area is great for kayaking, so take the plunge and enjoy some fun on the water. Activities are provided by our partners, Mendip Outdoor Pursuits.
27 miles Rebuilt after the fire of 2008, there's more rides and attractions than ever before Visit the website
Mendip has evolved into one of the biggest and most reputable outdoor activity providers in the South West, providing activities from our bases and sites across the Mendip Hills and beyond. Visit t
Brean Leisure Park is the largest Fun Park in the South West. There are 40 fantastic rides, from thrilling roller coasters to children’s river boat rides, pony rides and old favourites like the