For Hotels near Swalec Stadium look no further than The Royal Hotel. Swalec Stadium, home of cricket in South Wales is located in Sophia Gardens alongside the River Taff and Cardiff Castle. Swalec Stadium was recently home to the Ashes Cricket in July 2015 and will be holding one day international events in 2016 against Sri Lanka and Pakistan.
The Swalec Stadium is just a stone's throw from the Hotel - you can travel there by car and park in Sophia Gardens at the venue, or arrive by coach or train, drop luggage off in the Hotel and walk up Westgate Street from the Hotel, passing Cardiff Castle and the River Taff up into Sophia Gardens. The journey on foot takes about 15 minutes and a perfect way to explore Cardiff. For those in a rush, jump into a taxi and you'll be there in five minutes!