Mrs Potts Backpackers

2.0 star property
City centre hostel within easy reach of Principality Stadium

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Mrs Potts Backpackers

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Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
Free daily buffet breakfast
Shower, towels

Overview of Mrs Potts Backpackers

9.0 out of 10 Superb
9.0/10 Superb

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Non-smoking
109 St Mary Street, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1DX
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Bike hire

Room options

Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Bed in 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Cardiff City Centre
  • Principality Stadium - 3 min walk
  • Cardiff Bay - 17 min walk
  • Cardiff Castle - 1 min drive
  • Cardiff International Arena - 4 min drive
  • Cardiff University - 7 min drive
  • Barry Island Beach - 36 min drive

Getting around

  • Cardiff International Airport (CWL) - 35 min drive
  • Bristol International Airport (BRS) - 80 min drive
  • Cardiff Central Station - 8 min walk
  • Cardiff (CFW-Cardiff Train Station) - 8 min walk
  • Cardiff Queen Street Station - 11 min walk


  • Corner Coffee - 2 min walk
  • Wahaca Cardiff - 5 min walk
  • Miller & Carter Flag Ship the Hayes Cardiff - 3 min walk
  • Turtle Bay - 1 min walk
  • Lezzet - 1 min walk

About this property

Mrs Potts Backpackers

Mrs Potts Backpackers puts you 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Principality Stadium and 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Cardiff Bay.


Arabic, English, French, Hebrew, Polish, Russian, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
The property is disinfected using an electrostatic spray
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 66 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 5:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast each morning 4:00 AM–1:00 PM


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Bike hire


  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Room amenities

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Cash deposit: GBP 5 per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

The property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK) guidelines.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession.
This property does not have lifts.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit and window guards on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Mrs Potts Backpackers Cardiff
Mrs Potts Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Mrs Potts Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Cardiff

Frequently asked questions

Does Mrs Potts Backpackers offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Mrs Potts Backpackers does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Mrs Potts Backpackers?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Mrs Potts Backpackers?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Mrs Potts Backpackers?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Mrs Potts Backpackers.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Mrs Potts Backpackers?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Mrs Potts Backpackers?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Les Croupiers Casino (5-min drive) is nearby.
What's the area around Mrs Potts Backpackers like?
Mrs Potts Backpackers is in Cardiff City Centre, a short 8-minute walk from Cardiff Central Station and 3 minutes' walk from Principality Stadium.







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8/10 Very good

Tayo, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Amazing place , recommended to stay there and it's in the heart of f Cardiff centre.
2-night trip
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