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Stunning Waterfront Apartment in the Heart of Cardiff Bay (See My Reviews)

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Last updated: 08/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Mermaid Quay apartment description

A Stunning waterfront apartment overlooking Cardiff Bay and within 2 minutes walk of Mermaid Quay and all the best restaurants in town. This apartment is located directly adjacent to the 5 star St Davids Hotel and Spa, you can even do some star spotting on event weekends from the 15 Metre balcony which directly overlooks the hotel. Alternatively enjoy a meal in the vast array of restaurants or visit the Millennium Stadium, home of Welsh Rugby and host of numerous world class events. Take a boat trip around the Bay into city centre and meander through the multitude of retail outlets. This apartment has it all, superbly fitted kitchen, lounge diner with large balcony leading off, superbly furnished throughout, just fetch your tooth brush and glad rags and enjoy at a fraction of the price of a hotel!! What is more I also offer a chauffeur service from all major UK airports directly to the apartment, for the same price as taking an inter city train ( for 4 people ).


Arround the immediate vicinity: If you fancy venturing outside Cardiff you will find excellent road links and many interesting places to visit and see such as Castell Coch, a romantic fantasy - a piece of Bavaria imported into the Cardiff valley. It clings dramatically to a hillside overlooking the Taff river. It is especially dramatic at night as you drive past Cardiff on the M4 and you see it illuminated above you. Also a must is Caerphilly Castle. This vast, 30-acre fortress is only equalled in size by Windsor Castle and dates back to the 13th Century, the oldest Norman Castle in the UK.
Also just outside Cardiff you can find the Museum of Welsh Life at St. Fagans. This open-air museum traces Wales's journey from rural tradition to industrial powerhouse, from the recreated Celtic village to the 21st century Home for the Future. Over 40 buildings have been transported to the museum, stone-by-stone, from all over Wales. Free admission.


Slightly further afield: If you want to experience our industrial heritage at first hand, warts and all, the valleys north of Cardiff are worth a visit. The valleys were created to house the miners whose coal powered the Industrial Revolution. Once one-third of the world's coal was produced here - it was the Kuwait of its day.
The valleys certainly aren't aesthetically beautiful in the traditional sense, and some areas are terribly deprived, but it is that untouched grittiness which creates the appeal. From the extraordinary Rhondda Valley in the west to Blaenavon in the east you will encounter a post-industrial environment unique in Britain.If you want to go down a real coal mine you'll have to go to Big Pit mining museum in the World Heritage Site of Blaenavon. This is no theme park - this is a real colliery which produced coal for 200 years. Kitted-out in helmet and cap-lamp, you descend in the lift for 300 metres to the real coalface with an ex-miner as your guide.


Merthyr Tydfil (Irontown): The Heads of the Valleys road (the A465) connects the north end of the valleys. The road passes through the unofficial 'capital of the valleys', Merthyr Tydfil. Merthyr played a vital role in Britain's industrial past: once it had the world's largest ironworks at Dowlais (very little remains), and Richard Trevithick created the world's first locomotive railway (all that's left is a tunnel, but there were centenary celebrations in 2004). The destruction of its industries has left Merthyr a depressed town with little to show of its former glory, the exception being Cyfarthfa Castle, another impressive 19th century castle with excellent museum set in pleasant parkland. The castle was built by the steel magnate William Crawshay who lived in luxury while his workers suffered. From here take the short trip to the Brecon Beacons an area of outstanding natural beauty, you may even decide to climb Penyfan, the highest point in Britain South of Snowdon and less than one hour drive away.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 90 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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          • Master bedroom has a large robe area and en-suite area. Also there is a patio door that leads onto the balcony from the master bedroom. The 2nd bedroom has water view also with built in robe area....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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          • The master Bedroom has a large robe area and en-suite shower room

          Other Amenities

              • Leading from the lounge area is a large glazed area with patio door leading onto the balcony which overlooks Cardiff Bay...moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Radio
              • Television

              Theme

              • Luxury
              • Tourist Attractions

              Leisure Activities

                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Downtown
                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove

                  Outside

                      • Balcony
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      All year
                      Mar 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      £125 £155
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      £655 £2,400
                      Rugby World Cup
                      Sep 14 - Nov 1, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      £400
                      £2,000 £5,000
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit £150
                      • No additional mandatory fees
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Premium rates will apply for peak periods. i.e. major sporting / stadium events

                      I also offer a chauffeur service from all major UK airports directly to the apartment, for the same price as taking an inter city train ( for 4 people ). A return trip for Heathrow Airport for example is £330, Gatwick £370, the Mercedes vehicle will accommodate up to 4 people, other airports can be accommodated


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                      Last updated: 08/05/2014
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                      22 Today
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                      Location

                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Cardiff Wales
                      40 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Swansea
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Queen street, Cardiff
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      M4
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Beach

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      The apartment is located in the heart of Cardiff Bay, in the most prestigious development around. Within a stones throw you are in amongst the action with top class restaurants and bars all around, including the finest cuisines from around the world including Italian, Turkish, Japanese, Chinese, Indian and also the more contemporary British cuisine. Alternatively take in a show at the Millennium Arts Centre where productions of musicals, opera, ballet, and dance including top West End Shows take place. Take a tour around the architecturally impressive Welsh Assembly Building which has recently opened or visit techniquest, a wonderland of scientific exploration for adults and children alike. 160 interactive exhibits gives you the chance to learn about a range of scientific principles

                       

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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Apartment is on this elevation on 2nd floor right

                        Apartment is on this elevation on 2nd floor right

                      • Water view from balcony

                        Water view from balcony

                      • Cardiff Bay

                        Cardiff Bay

                      • Millenium Stadium

                        Millenium Stadium

                      • Master bedroom

                        Master bedroom

                      • Bedroom 2

                        Bedroom 2

                      • Norwegian Church

                        Norwegian Church

                      • Welsh Assembly building

                        Welsh Assembly building

                      £125 - £400 per night (GBP)
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                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 08/05/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 08/05/2014
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