Meridian Gate Cardiff (Welsh: Mae Porth Meridian) is an inn and private high rise complex in Cardiff, Wales. Meridian Gate includes two structures, the taller of which is 63 meters high, has 21 stories and contains the biggest lodging in Cardiff, worked by Radisson Blu. It is the joint-fifth tallest structure in Cardiff. The littler structure, called Meridian Plaza is 33 meters high, has 11 stories and contains extravagance private condos.

Meridian Gate is a consequence of the pattern for city living that is driving a development blast in many significant British focuses.



The structure was proposed in mid 2004, getting arranging assent in no time thereafter. A full application was submitted in 2006 after a difference in engineer. The site was purchased by Radisson Blu, a noteworthy global lodging bunch requiring a prime site in focal Cardiff for an upmarket inn and a 36-unit private component.

The structure beat out in mid-2008.

Engineering and plan

The open space is a blend of hard and delicate arranging, and the yards at platform level are for occupants as it were. The Barcelona lights were held yet moved, and a statue of Jim Driscoll was put on a raised stone plinth. Stopping arrangement was low, given the focal area, with 40 spaces dispensed for occupants, and 35 for the inn dependent on various dimensions on an expectation that 80% of inn clients utilize open transport.

The lodging tower has a coated window ornament walling with sun oriented intelligent glass and aluminum anticipating balances. The aim was to comprehensively pursue the completions and hues on Callaghan Square and Kingsway. The gull wing or butterfly rooftop highlight over the pinnacle were added to give it more refinement.

Cardiff Council respected the slimness of the pinnacle and the expanded coating which makes a solid point of convergence in the cityscape. They needed to see an unmistakable rooftop highlight to add to the milestone idea of the structure. The nature of the definite structure was basic for the plan's prosperity, and will be adapted. Top notch materials were required, and the precast solid framing was in this manner of some worry. The Council required a money related commitment towards repaving the southern side of Bute Terrace and the Highways Department additionally required a commitment towards a passerby crossing on Bute Terrace.

A worry of the survey board of Design Commission for Wales was that the structure expected to regard the stature of the neighboring Altolusso building, another of Cardiff's tallest structures. Therefore, a slight improvement in the dividing between the westernmost wing of the Altolusso and the new private pinnacle was made.

Lodging offices

The lodging offers 215 rooms on 21 stories. Rooms incorporate 60 Business Class rooms, 12 Junior suites and 11 available rooms.

The lodging has two bars and an eatery, just as a wellbeing spa including a sauna, steam room, unwinding room, and seven treatment rooms on the second floor.

Six gathering rooms are given by the lodging just as The Azzurro Ballroom with a limit of 350. The pre-gathering territory has a limit of 150.


The structure is situated on Bute Terrace.