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The Riverhouse

In the shadow of the Principality Stadium, The Riverhouse is a bed and breakfast neighbouring central Cardiff. A small family-owned award winning budget bed and breakfast located 5 minutes walk from most of the attractions Cardiff has to offer. 

We have won many awards since we opened in 2007. By Booking direct here we avoid the agent fees and you get breakfast included.

A Friendly Neighbourhood B&B

We are family owned,
family run.

Our bedrooms are a mix of twins and doubles as well as family triple and Quadruple rooms.

Breakfast (if booking direct on this website) and Wi-Fi is included in your stay and guests can also use our full kitchen.

All guests receive a continental breakfast.

Great value rates

Superb Value Accommodation

We are 5 minutes walk from the train and bus stations. It is also very easy to park on our street at around £9 from 8am to 6:30pm Mon-Sat. Outside these times are free of charge. 
Sunday mornings our street hosts a weekly farmer’s market which we highly recommend. 

Pay Nothing For Extras.....

We Have Most Things Covered....


As a thank you for booking direct, your breakfast is on us.


Our WiFi is in all rooms and blazing fast.

Amazon Prime & Netflix

Our TVs have Firesticks with Amazon Prime Video and Netflix.

We Have Great Answers

Ask Us Anything

Check-in is from 2pm onwards. Check-out is up until 10:30am

We operate a self check in system. We will email you your instructions the day before you arrive.

No, they are shared, separate to the room but private and lockable (like you have at home). Our rates reflect this.

Yes. Towels are changed every two days. If you would like extra towels, then please bring your own.

We are unable to keep luggage after check out time.

Parking on our street for around £9 per day. 6pm to 8am and Sundays are free. 

12 minutes walk away Court Road has streets going off it that has unrestricted free parking.

You will pay 10% of the total when you book. This is non-refundable. You can cancel or make changes to your booking up to 3 days before you arrive. After this deadline the final 90% will be due. You cannot cancel or make any night reductions during your stay.  

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