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budget accomodation Cardiff area

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Wales
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Wales
need budget accomodation for nights of 27th and 28th April for 4 adults.
Will need 2 rooms and parking for 1 car. Even Travelodge are coming out at £400+. Can be Travelodge type, or air bnb, or pub, even caravan. Anything considered. Any suggestions?

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  • DobbibillDobbibill Forumite, Board Guide
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    A quick look at airbnb seems to be throwing up options from £65 per night - that should save quite a bit when divided between 4 people.
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  • infjinfj Forumite
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    Depending on how close you need to be to Cardiff, you could look at staying further out from Cardiff - places like Bridgend, Porthcawl, Llantrisant are all only 45-60 mins away on the M4 and prices may be better. Trains from Bridgend are about 20 mins and only cost about £8 return. Finding a seat is the challenge at certain times!!!
    Don't go the Newport side though - you do NOT want to negotiate the tunnels.
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    Thanks to both Dobbibill and Infj now booked In Penarth. Still not cheap but needed to book it. Had no idea why Cardiff should be so expensive.
  • It's Judgement Day at the Principality Stadium/Millennium Stadium - that's probably why it's so expensive that weekend.
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