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Contemporary Venues in Cardiff

If you’re looking for a stunning building that offers venue hire opportunities for both corporate and private events, you’ll find plenty of contemporary venues offering a modern and bright setting in the city of Cardiff. So, if you’re searching for event space for a conference, meeting, private party, drinks reception, or any other type of function in this area of Wales, you’ll find everything from a futuristic art gallery to a towering hotel in our contemporary venues directory. One of the landmarks in Cardiff Bay is The St David’s Hotel & Spa - a popular location for business people and individuals alike, and one of the finest hotels in Cardiff. Whatever type of event you’re planning, you’ll find the hotel’s many suites, function rooms, and syndicate rooms are more than capable of catering for your needs. With space for between 8 and 400 for everything from a board meeting to a dinner dance, and a lecture to a drinks reception, The St David’s Hotel & Spa benefits from stunning waterfront views, modern interiors, and cutting-edge technology.
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17 Contemporary Venues in Cardiff, Wales

Showcase Cinema Cardiff Nantgarw provides venue hire for a conference, product launch, presentation, hybrid event or a private film screening.Take advantage of the best in digital cinema projection, including XPlus, fully immersive film-going experience, wall-to-wall screens and comfortable seating, providing contemporary cinema experience.Our ...
Showcase Cinema Cardiff Nantgarw
Showcase Cinema Cardiff Nantgarw
Treforrest Industrial Estate, Nr Pontypridd, Cardiff, CF15 7QX
 298-298 Max capacity
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  • Childrens Facilities
  • Cinema and Theatre
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Future Inn Cardiff is conveniently located within walking distance to Cardiff Bay train station and which is just three miles from the hotel. Providin...
Future Inn Cardiff
Future Inn Cardiff
Hemmingway Road, Cardiff, CF10 4AU
 9 Meeting Rooms  210 Max capacity
DDR from£ 35pp
The home of Welsh rugby in the heart of Cardiff, Principality Stadium is the perfect location for your event. With five versatile lounges and 113 pi...
Principality Stadium
Principality Stadium
Westgate St, Cardiff, CF10 1NS
   320 Max capacity
Every inch of Flight Club Cardiff is filled with unexpected, ridiculous, joy. Throughout all three floors, you’ll find nods to the wonderful city, l...
Flight Club Cardiff
Flight Club Cardiff
3-4 St Mary St, Cardiff, CF10 1AT
   
Roxy Lanes The Friary is the home of booze and ball games in the heart of Cardiff city centre. More than just a bowling alley, Roxy Lanes also has A...
Roxy Lanes Cardiff The Friary
Roxy Lanes Cardiff The Friary
242 Queen St, Cardiff, CF10 2AQ
   
DDR from£ 38pp
Situated in a prime location within minutes of Cardiff's shopping district and Cardiff Castle, the 4-star Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel & Sp...
Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel and Spa
Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel and Spa
24 26 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0DD
 15 Meeting Rooms  700 Max capacity
CIRCUIT Cardiff boasts a number of authentically themed rooms to take any avid adventurist on a journey.With 5 unique themed rooms that can be hired f...
CIRCUIT Cardiff
CIRCUIT Cardiff
Greyfriars Road, Cardiff, CF10 3DP
 4 Meeting Rooms  1500 Max capacity
Cardiff International White Water
Watkiss Way, Cardiff, CF11 0SY
   
voco™ St Davids
Havannah Street, Cardiff, CF10 5SD
 9 Rooms  8-400 Max capacity
Citrus Hotels Cardiff
Bute Terrace, Cardiff, CF10 2FE
 1 Room  80 Max capacity
Park Inn by Radisson Cardiff City Centre
Mary Ann Street, Cardiff, CF10 2JH
 2 Rooms  12-350 Max capacity
Boom: Battle Bar Cardiff
The Old Brewery Quarter, Cardiff, CF10 1FG
 4 Rooms  100-1000 Max capacity
Head of Steam Cardiff
18-19 Church St, Cardiff, CF10 1BG
   
Holiday Inn Cardiff City Centre
Castle Street, Cardiff, CF10 1XD
   150 Max capacity
Leonardo Cardiff
Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3UD
 11 Rooms  780 Max capacity
Mercure Cardiff North Hotel
Circle Way East, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff, CF23 9XF
   250 Max capacity
Cardiff Met Conferences
Cyncoed Campus, Cyncoed Road, Cardiff, CF23 6XD
   20-300 Max capacity

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Hosting Meetings and Events in Cardiff

Cardiff, the pulsating capital of Wales, is fast emerging as a premier destination for business and tourism in the UK. Just two hours by road from London via the M4 motorway, Cardiff boasts an international airport merely 25 minutes from the city centre, along with excellent rail and road links. This compact and walkable city is a hive of activity, making it an ideal backdrop for events that span from sunrise to sunset… and then some.From the awe-inspiring Principality Stadium to an array of conference venues and meeting rooms, Cardiff presents a smorgasbord of options to cater to every event planner’s palate and pocket. Let’s look at some of the highlights:Cardiff City Stadium, Wales’s not to be overlooked second-largest stadium is a premier event venue, offering first-class facilities. It’s versatile spaces, equipped with modern amenities and stunning pitch views, cater to a range of events. From theatre-style presentations to intimate seminars, including the spacious Ricoh Suite, which can host up to 600 delegates and the 20-person Executive Boxes, with views of the pitch, all meeting and event spaces here are designed to impress.The Future Inn Cardiff Bay is a modern hotel with spacious rooms, located within walking distance of Cardiff Bay railway station. This event hotel offers free internet, free parking, and its own restaurant, serving British food with a contemporary Welsh flavour. Being located within the world-renowned Cardiff Bay, the hotel is within walking distance of a variety of waterfront eateries, and attractions including the Red Dragon Centre, Mermaid Quay, and the Wales Millennium Centre. Heidi’s Bier Baroffers the thrill of après-ski without leaving Cardiff. With a capacity for 450 delegates across three floors, it’s an ideal venue for any event. The atmosphere is electric, filled with the cheer of hostesses in Tyrolean dresses, the clink of large pint glasses, and the buzz of happy guests. The air is thick with anticipation as towers of foaming beer, skis laden with colourful shots, and sleds packed with refreshments promise a night of revelry. The soundtrack to your evening? A pulsating mix of German, Scandinavian, and international hits that guarantee a fun party.The Cocktail Club Cardiff, a lively venue open seven days a week, offers a unique experience across three distinct floors. 'The Den' is a cosy basement space, perfect for intimate gatherings. The 'Tiger Bar' is a step up, with gold-brushed walls and animal prints. Finally, 'The Gallery' is a top-floor bar adorned with eclectic art and Victorian-esque furnishings. With a maximum capacity of 200 event-goers and four meeting rooms available, your favourite cocktail is never far away, and neither is the perfect space for your event.Cardiff Arms Park, is an historic landmark, offering versatile event spaces for both small and large gatherings. With city centre location, excellent facilities, and on-site parking, it's a great choice for any event. The venue also offers a marquee with a seating capacity of 450 people and in-house catering, from September to March. Radisson Blu Hotel in Cardiff, located in the city centre, offers six meeting spaces with a total capacity of 460 delegates. The largest venue, the Azzuro Ballroom, can accommodate up to 260 people. The hotel also features 215 rooms and suites with 4-star amenities, including free high-speed wireless internet. It's an ideal venue for both business and social events, within walking distance of major attractions.Revolution Cardiff, located directly across from Cardiff Castle, is a stylish cocktail bar and restaurant offering premium spirits, handcrafted cocktails, and freshly prepared food. The venue can accommodate up to 1400 guests across two floors and multiple rooms, making it an ideal choice for product launches, networking events, and parties. The venue also features a modern main bar, a glitterball-adorned back bar, a lively upstairs clubroom, and a vodka garden. Each event at Revolution Cardiff is unique and promises an incredible atmosphere.Hilton Cardiff is nestled in the heart of the city, offering a luxurious retreat with stunning views of iconic landmarks. With 215 elegantly styled bedrooms, exquisite dining options, and a range of amenities, Hilton Cardiff has all you need to create memorable events. The hotel boasts seven versatile event rooms, including a flexible ballroom that can accommodate up to 350 guests. Each space is equipped with state-of-the-art A/V technology, ensuring your event runs smoothly. Steinbeck & Shaw Cardiff is a chic venue in the heart of the city offering a unique blend of bar and club. The venue is divided into three distinct spaces: the main bar, pony club, and conservatory, with a capacity for up to 400 guests. The conservatory can hold 80 standing and 50 seated, perfect for networking events or social gatherings. The pony club is an intimate space for 12, ideal for dinners or boardroom meetings. The main bar can accommodate up to 300 standing guests and 70 seated, making it great for parties or sporting hospitality.

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