New residential and hotel development located on the site of the old AXA HQ in the centre of Cardiff.

New residential and hotel development located on the site of the old AXA HQ in the centre of Cardiff.

This 250,000sq ft mixed use development will create prime hotel and residential space in the heart of the city. It comprises of two towers, the tallest of which is a 215 bedroom Radisson SAS hotel that rises 21 floors, making it the tallest hotel in Cardiff and also the sixth tallest building in Cardiff.

KEY FEATURES

  • £30m hotel and residential development.
  • 21 storey main structure with sail feature at roof level.
  • Tallest hotel in Cardiff.
  • Slender reinforced concrete structure with stiff cores enabled the slender tower to rise 21 storeys.
  • Large basement structure adjacent to main train line.

Project Client

Miller Construction

Architect

Wigley Fox/H2M

Project Value

£30m

Completion Date

February 2009