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Adamsdown and Splott are adjacent areas located to the south east of the city centre.
Both areas are close to the city centre and university and offer a range of accommodation from shared houses to flats with plenty of local shops. Both are within walking distance of the university campus.
These two areas are more residential than the student area of Cathays and offer houses which are generally tightly-knit terraces with 3 or 4 rooms in each, although there are also some flats available.
Splott is particularly well-known for its Sunday market which offers a host of products including fresh produce as well a variety of clothing, sports goods and household goods. For those inclined towards a more wholesome lifestyle this area offers many options including Clifton Street Canteen (a vegetarian haven) and Hungry Planet wholefood shop. The STAR centre is a focal point for the community offering leisure facilities as well as hosting a range of classes and events throughout the year.
There are a few pubs dotted around both Splott and Adamsdown for you to choose from. The close proximity to the city centre, Roath and the Bay also opens up many options to residents of these areas.
The majority of restaurants are clustered around Clifton Street and Broadway and offer a great variety of cuisines from Portuguese to Persian, vegan to Andalusian. The variety is vast and the close proximity to surrounding areas and the city centre ensures all palates are catered for.
City Centre: 20 mins
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