Date : 24-26 October 2014


The autumn congress of the Medical Association of Nigerians Across Great Britain  (MANSAG Cardiff 2014) will be held for the first time in Wales in its capital city, Cardiff. Cardiff was proclaimed the capital of Wales in 1955. There have been significant  developments in Cardiff in the last few years. A new waterfront area at Cardiff Bay contains the Senedd building, home to the Welsh Assembly and the Wales Millennium Centre arts complex. Sporting venues in the city include the Millennium Stadium (the national stadium for the Welsh national rugby union team and the Welsh national football team) – Visit Cardiff website

Mercure Holland House Hotel and Spa, 24-26 Newport Road, CARDIFF CF24 0DD


The venue for our conference this year is the 4-star Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel and Spa, which is a modern hotel situated in the vibrant capital city of Cardiff, with 165 bedrooms and excellent transport links by road, rail or air. All of the sights and attractions of Cardiff are within walking distance including the iconic Millennium Stadium and Cardiff Castle.

It’s 15 fully equipped meeting rooms can accommodate up to 700 guests, making the property the biggest hotel with conference facilities in Cardiff. For special rates when booking, please use the code ‘MANSAG’. Bookings  must be made  before the 5th of September failing which the un-booked rooms will be released to public.

Visit Mercure Holland House Hotel


Directions to the Hotel

By Road

Via the M4, exit at Junction 33 and take the 1st exit off the roundabout, following the A4232 for 9 miles (14.5 km). Continue through the Queens Gate tunnels and take the 1st exit off the roundabout, then the 2nd exit off the next roundabout onto Central Link. Continue for 1 mile then turn right onto Adam St at the traffic lights next to Cardiff Prison. At the next lights go straight on into Moira Terrace, take the 1st left then an immediate right onto Newport Rd. Go straight on to the guest car park.

By Air

Cardiff has a local and international airport and is 15.7 miles from the hotel

By Rail

Conference venue is 1.2 miles from the CARDIFF CENTRAL

This is a package which includes:

  • Friday night accommodation
  • Saturday morning breakfast
  • Saturday night accommodation
  • Sunday breakfast

The cost per night with breakfast :

  • Single occupancy – £110
  • Double/Twin Bed and breakfast – £120
  • Family (2 adults and 2 small children) – £130.

Please remember to book your hotel accommodation as soon as possible by calling Holland House Mecure Hotel and Spa on 029 2043 5000 Option 1 and quoting MANSAG or visit the hotel website –  Mercure Holland House Hotel

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the 2014 MANSAG Trainee Travel Fellowship/Grant

Download form below:

Mansag Trainee Travel Fellowship/Grant



Downloadable Conference Documents