St Davids Hotel and Spa

An introduction to St Davids Hotel and Spa


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Situated on the waterfront of Cardiff Bay, The St. David's Hotel & Spa is a striking Cardiff landmark. The hotel is dynamic and contemporary in style, the building incorporates a glass-backed atrium from floor to ceiling, giving a vision of space and natural light.

The hotel provides the highest levels of service, the ultimate in comfort, leisure and cuisine. It also provides extensive conference and meeting facilities.

Just five minutes from the centre of Cardiff by car, St David's Hotel & Spa is adjacent to Mermaid Quay with a wide range of restaurants, bars and entertainment including The Wales Millennium Centre, home of the Welsh National Opera and an international arts complex.

Why not treat yourself and a loved one to one of our spa packages? We have a range of special offers.

The St David's Hotel & Spa boasts 132 guest bedrooms, including 20 suites. All of the rooms are decorated in a fresh and modern style.

At 31.2 square metres, both Classic and Deluxe rooms are very spacious and offer the following facilities as standard:

Private Balcony
Air Conditioning
Interactive Satellite Television
Private Bar
Telephone with Voice Messaging
Easy Connect high-speed Internet access
Trouser Press
Marble Bathroom with over bath shower and complimentary toiletries
Slippers, bathrobes and towels

The Classic Room
The Classic Room has views over Mermaid Quay and are available with either a King bed or as a twin. The en-suite bathroom has a bath, power shower, WC and bidet.

The Deluxe Room
The Deluxe King room enjoys extensive waterfront views across Cardiff Bay towards Penarth and are available with either a King bed or as a twin. The en-suite bathroom has a bath, power shower, WC and bidet.

For extra indulgence we have a selection of suites enabling you to really spread out and enjoy the space. The top three floors of the hotel offer interconnecting Deluxe Master Suites. Each Master Suite has a separate bedroom and lounge with large balcony. These suites are situated at the end of the hotel offering magnificent views across Cardiff Bay.

Superior Deluxe King
This bedroom is 39.5 square metres and comprises a king bed with a seating area.

Junior Suite
This bedroom is 39.5 square metres and comprises a king bed with a small dining table and two chairs in a conservatory style area.

Deluxe Master Suite
This extremely spacious suite measures 56.3 square metres. The Deluxe Master Suite comprises a large bedroom with one king bed, a separate lounge and dining area. The suite also offers a CD, DVD player, fax machine and Easy Connect high-speed Internet access. The bathroom has a walk-in shower, bath, WC, bidet and offers luxurious Italian toiletries.

Wining and Dining
Dining at St David's Hotel & Spa is difficult to beat with our renowned Tides Bar and Grill offering a wide range of Welsh cuisine and dishes from the grill.

Whether you wish to indulge in a three course meal or simply enjoy a quick lunchtime snack, the variety of our menus, the quality of our produce and the attentiveness of our staff is sure to impress.

Tides Grill
Tides Grill, The St David's Hotel & Spa premium restaurant, is situated on the ground floor adjacent to Tides Bar. Tides Grill boasts the best location overlooking Cardiff Bay and offers al fresco dining on the terrace during the warmer months.

Our executive chef creates tempting and delicious dishes using only the finest, seasonal produce sourced from local Welsh suppliers. His menu also offers a comprehensive selection of dishes with meats and fish from the grill.

Tides Bar
Relax throughout the day in the sophisticated atmosphere of Tides Bar. Enjoy morning coffee, a light lunch or a traditional afternoon tea. Go into the evening with an exciting cocktail list created by our Head Barman, to complement an extensive selection of Champagnes, wines, spirits and beers. The High Tides menu is available from 18.00 to 01.00 offering light snacks.

Tides Bar is licensed until 3am for non-residents, enabling our guests to enjoy a relaxed nightcap after dinner in Tides Grill.

Tides Terrace
During the warmer months, why not dine 'al fresco' at the best outside location in Cardiff Bay. Along with the Terrace menu, the a la carte and fixed price menus from Tides grill is available for lunch and dinner. If you wish to enjoy a lighter bite Tides Bar menu is also available throughout the day.

What better way to enjoy our traditional Afternoon Tea than in the sunshine - along with a glass of Champagne or a Pimm's.

Resident's Lounge
A relaxing area on the first floor of The St.David's Hotel & Spa is set aside for our residential guests to take in the tranquility of Cardiff Bay whilst enjoying morning coffee, afternoon tea, an aperitif before dinner or a nightcap before making their way to bed.

Our room service menu is available throughout the day in the Resident's Lounge for our guests who do not want to dine in their room, nor want to go to Tides Bar.

Traditional Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea is one tradition that the British hold dear, and in Tides Bar and Grill it comes with a spectacular view of Cardiff Bay. Afternoon Tea is served daily from 3pm to 5pm and pre-booking is recommended. We hope to welcome you to Tides Bar and Grill for our Afternoon Tea very soon.

The Spa
Situated on the waterfront of Cardiff Bay, St. David's Hotel and Spa creates a striking landmark. Adjacent to the hotel is Mermaid Quay, which offers a wide range of restaurants, bars and entertainment, providing a vibrant extension to the attractions within the city centre.

Spa and FitnessSt. David's Marine Spa offers a unique marine concept, harnessing the benefits of thalassotherapy style marine cures from the world leader Thalgo; Holistic and advanced aromatherapy lifestyle treatments for the renown brand, ESPA and visible result facials from OXYjet. Hotel residents have access to the spa via a private lift.

St. David's Marine Spa offers:

Hydrotherapy multi-jet marine pools
Underwater jet beds
Swan neck showers
Poolside sauna
15 metre ozone exercise pool
Cardiovascular Gymnasium
Complimentary classes in the spa studio
Relaxation lounge with tranquil Bay views
14 treatment rooms

The treatments use a wide range of marine, aromatherapy and natural products, carefully chosen to improve your sense of well-being. After a lifestyle consultation, trained specialists can tailor-make personalised programmes to help you regain the equilibrium missing in today's hectic lifestyle. Guests can walk through the hydrotherapy corridor, with its massage fountains and gentle currents, or relax on the underwater jet beds in the hydrotherapy pool.

An extensive menu offers specialist treatments including Oxygen facials using Nora Bode OXYjet Star, the world's most effective oxygen system, Thalgo and E'SPA which include: marine envelopments, mud and algae wraps and aromatherapy massage. In the water treatment rooms you can book an exhilarating jet blitz water massage or a hydrotherapy bath with underwater massage.

Children are able to use the 15-metre ozone swimming pool between 11.30am and 1.30pm and from 5.00pm to 6.00pm. Children under 16 years cannot use the marine hydrotherapy pools or gymnasium. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

The St David's Marine Spa is open every day between 7am and 10pm, with treatments available from 9am until 9pm daily.

Gift Certificates...The perfect gift for a Birthday, Christmas, anniversary or any other special occasion. Any treatment, day or residential package is available as a gift for the ultimate in pampering and relaxation.

The St David Hotel & Spa Conference Centre has its own separate entrance. The Dylan Thomas meeting suite, located on the ground floor, can accommodate up to 270 people theatre style. On the first floor, the Roald Dahl meeting suite can accommodate 200 people theatre-style. Both suites have their own pre-function areas and can be divided into two rooms, if required. Please click here to view full details using our capacity chart for Meetings and Conferences.

With a further 8 meeting rooms we can offer private dining for up to 40 people, or meetings of up to 45 people theatre-style.

For small groups, you may prefer dining in our award-winning Tides Restaurant where we offer a wide range of delicious Welsh cuisine using fresh local produce. During the warmer months, dining can take place outside on the deck, where you can enjoy stunning views over Cardiff Bay.


The wedding day is one of the most important days in any couples lifetime, a special time to be shared with family and friends.

Whether you hold the ceremony in a local church or decide to marry in one of our spectacular suites, we will plan and prepare your day with enthusiasm and professionalism.

The Plan
Our specialist wedding co-ordinator will plan every detail with you to ensure a perfect occasion, allowing you to relax and enjoy the day with your guests.

The Pre-Wedding Celebration
As your wedding day approaches, take time to celebrate with family and friends. We will be delighted to help you arrange a sophisticated, stylish and fun bachelor or hen party.

For the perfect celebration party… relax, unwind and share a day of indulgent pampering with friends and family, followed by cocktails and dinner in the Tides Bar and Restaurant.

The Wedding Breakfast
Share your first meal together as man and wife with your loved ones.

With outstanding suites, delicious menus and impeccable service this will be a memorable day. Celebrate your marriage in style with exquisite cuisine, fine wines and excellent service.

Let us create a memorable day for all your guests… a day to remember.

The Party
Sip champagne, mingle with your guests, and dance the night away. Enjoy a magical evening in the most romantic setting.

The Bridal Suite
Start married life in style, our luxurious bridal suite has a fabulous lounge, bedroom and two private balconies with panoramic views of the bay.

Watch the sunset whilst sipping chilled champagne on one of your private balconies, the perfect end to a perfect day.

St David's Hotel & Spa is ideally situated for both leisure and business visitors. Cardiff Bay hosts both the Welsh assembly and the world class performing arts theatre, Cardiff Castle and the impressive Millennium Stadium are both within close walking distance.

Whether travelling by rail, air or car, St David's Hotel & Spa, Cardiff is easy to reach.

By Rail:
Cardiff is well served by the national rail system enabling an easy journey from Birmingham, Manchester or London Paddington in just two hours. St David's Hotel & Spa is a short taxi ride from Cardiff station - we will happily arrange this for you, on request at the time of booking. We recommend to book your rail tickets.

By Air:
Cardiff International Airport has daily flights to the main capitals of Europe and is only 20 minutes by car from the hotel. We will happily arrange a taxi for you on request at the time of booking.

By Car:
Satellite Navigation coordinates for the hotel are: 51.460459, -3.167272 (post code CF10 5SD).

There are 50 parking spaces providing ample on-site parking at £8.00 for 24 hours.

Local Attractions
Use of Gym
Nearby Shopping
Nearby Pub
Family Rooms
Evening Meals
Business Facilities
Car Parking
Licenced Bar
Central Heating
Child Friendly
Fantastic Coastline
Nearby Beaches

Colour TV
Hair Dryer
Tea & Coffee Making

Dining Facilities:
Afternoon Tea
Evening Meals
Sunday Lunch


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Contact Details

St Davids Hotel and Spa
Havannah Street
CF10 5SD
T: 02920 45 4045