Christmas Market in Cardiff 2023

The well-established Cardiff Christmas market should be on everyone’s list of things to do this Christmas! Open from 10th November – 23th December the market will be spread across Cardiff City’s well-known streets including, St John St, Working Street, the Hayes, Hills Street, and Trinity St.

Cardiff Christmas Market


Christmas at the Castle Cardiff

Previously known as Winter Wonderland, Christmas at the Castle in Cardiff is a top pick for festive cheer!  Just a short walk from our hotel you can enjoy a host of attractions.

The fabulous Cardiff Castle will be decorated in traditional Christmas decorations and is perfectly located as it is only a 12-minute walk from Clayton hotel Cardiff and the city centre.  Looking for some festive cheer? Visit Cardiff Castle this Christmas. See what’s on in The Castle this year!

The Cardiff Castle Christmas Festival is offering a special and unique experience. Offering three incredible shows will that will have something for everyone – Santa’s Wish, Castellana and The Nutcracker.

Dates ranging from the 25th November all the way to the 8th January.

Christmas at the Castle


Cardiff’s Christmas Lights 2023

Cardiff City Centre Christmas lights will make the streets sparkle from 15th November. Although there won’t be an official turning on the lights, you can enjoy the magical feeling of walking through the streets and soaking up the atmosphere created by the festive lights.

Cardiff’s Christmas Funfair Rides

From 12th November to 3rd January Castle Street hosts a range of Christmas funfair rides and games!

Make Christmas in Cardiff special and bring the whole family! From Dodgems to Santa’s rollercoaster there’s something for everyone

Festive Quarter Cardiff

After a day full of Christmas activities and funfair rides visit the Festive Quarter on Working Street for traditional German food, beers, and mulled wine.

The festive quarter is open from 10th November till the 31st December.

Christmas Celebrations Venue

Looking forward to spending Christmas with Family and friends?

Clayton Hotel Cardiff is ideally located in Cardiff city centre, nestled between some of Cardiff’s most iconic sights, and is a perfect place to stay for your Christmas celebrations in Cardiff. We host a range of Christmas meals and Afternoon Tea. Our luxury rooms are ideal for relaxing after a day of exploring all Cardiff has to offer this Christmas time!

See Cardiff Council’s Safe City plan to make Cardiff City safe for everyone this Christmas and beyond.

Safe City plan


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