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Llandudno

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Hailed as the “Queen of the Welsh Resorts”, with its stunning coastline and buzzing nightlife, Llandudno offers a royal welcome to you that richly rewards. Llandudno is the largest resort in Wales. It sits comfortably between the Great and Little Ormes and boasts two wonderful sandy beaches, which is a rare treat indeed for anywhere in the British isles.

The town was developed from Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age settlements but it was given its grand architecture during the Victorian era.

It’s combination of stunning natural scenery, great eateries and preserved history make it a justifiably popular tourist destination.

Nature in LlandudnoLlandudno is a peninsula town, perching on the top of Wales and protruding out into the warm embrace of the Irish sea. Surrounded by lush greenery and craggy, dramatic cliff tops, Llandudno is town-meets-nature at its very best.

It’s nestled in between the Great and Little Ormes, which provide the intrepid hiker with challenging walks and rewards them with stunning views over the town and the surrounding water. The summit of the Great Orme stands at 679 feet and is a haven for rare flora and fauna.

The Happy Valley, a former quarry, is also a fantastic space to walk around and take in the views. The area includes landscaped gardens, two miniature golf courses, a putting green and a fabulous open-air theatre overlooking the sea.

Sport in LlandudnoIn addition to golf courses and putting greens, Llandudno is home to the famous Ski Llandudno, a 300 metre dry ski slope and toboggan run that hosts the Artificial Ski Championships each year.

Entertainment in LlandudnoThe award-winning, Indian Gothic style pier, situated on the North Shore, offers great views and, in the summer, live music entertainment on the pier pavillion. There are a range of entertainment options for children, open during peak seasons, and independent traders selling gifts and crafts.

You can visit the Great Orme Bronze Age Mine, part of an old copper mining system beneath the Orme, for a fantastic insight into prehistoric life.

History and Culture in Llandudno Conwy Castle is just five miles from Llandudno. It’s a gritty, dark stoned fortress that is well preserved and stands in all its formidable glory close to the shore of the Conwy Estuary. The dramatic Snowdoniamountains forms the perfect backdrop for this impressive slice of history. The views from the battlements are breathtaking and a must-see for anyone with a passion for history or spectacular scenery.

If you are in Llandudnoduring the May bank holiday, you can experience a three-day Victorian Extravaganza. The carnival comes complete with a funfair, parade and festival of transport.

Restaurants in LlandudnoLlandudno is ripe with dining options for the epicurean traveller. The sea front is a stunning place to grab a bite to eat and the winding side streets also provide an array of hidden gems to excite the palate. Mostyn Street and the surrounding areas have some particularly highly acclaimed eateries on offer.

Enjoy LlandudnoWith a range of unique activities, stunning countryside and beautiful architecture, Llandudno is a town steeped in rich history that can be enjoyed by visitors all ages.

The New Alexandra Hotel
The New Alexandra Hotel
3.5 out of 5
11 Clonmel Street, Llandudno, Wales
The price is £72 per night from 1 Aug to 1 Aug
Situated in the shopping district, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Promenade and Llandudno West Shore Beach. Llandudno North Shore Beach and Llandudno Museum ...
3.9/5Good! (80 reviews)
Family holiday
"Very happy with our recent stay."

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020

The New Alexandra Hotel
Whitehouse Hotel
Whitehouse Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Saint George's Crescent, Llandudno, Wales
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £76 per night from 1 Aug to 1 Aug
Nestled on the beach, this Llandudno hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Promenade and Llandudno West Shore Beach. Llandudno North Shore Beach and Llandudno Museum ...
3.4/5 (183 reviews)
"the property was on the sea front which was a pleasure to be in"

Reviewed on 7 Jul 2021

Whitehouse Hotel
The Trevone
The Trevone
3 out of 5
10 St. Georges Crescent, Grand Promenade, Llandudno, Wales
The price is £75 per night from 8 Aug to 8 Aug
Nestled on the beach, this Llandudno hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Promenade, Llandudno Pier and Great Orme Tramway. Venue Cymru and Llandudno West Shore ...
4/5Very Good! (133 reviews)
"The view was lovely and room comfortable"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2021

The Trevone
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Quay Apartments Clarence House
Quay Apartments Clarence House
3.5 out of 5
Clarence Place, Newport, Wales
The price is £58 per night from 1 Aug to 1 Aug
Situated in Newport, this apartment building is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Friars Walk Newport, and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Wales-Newport and Tredegar ...
4.1/5Very Good! (43 reviews)
"bring a heater can get cold , ones inthe apartment take a LONG time to heat up"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2021

Quay Apartments Clarence House
Erw Fair Guest House
Erw Fair Guest House
3.5 out of 5
High Street, Llanberis, Caernarfon, Wales
The price is £84 per night from 5 Aug to 5 Aug
Situated in Caernarfon, this holiday home is within a 15-minute walk of Electric Mountain and National Slate Museum. Mount Snowdon and Caernarfon Castle are ...
5/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)
"Lovely B&B, good location, comfy beds, tasty breakfast, great hosts."

Reviewed on 19 Jul 2021

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Sunny Cove 4
Sunny Cove 4
3 out of 5
The Croft, Tenby, Wales
Nestled on the beach, this Tenby cottage is within 1 mi (2 km) of Harbour Beach and Tenby Beach. Castle Beach and Paragon Beach are also within 15 minutes.
Sunny Cove 4
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