Where to stay in Bangor

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By the Avanti Web Team

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2 min read | 30 April 2024

A small but interesting destination, Bangor is the oldest city in Wales and well worth a visit. Choosing a place to rest your head after a day of Welsh exploration can be difficult, so we have simplified things. Find our helpful guide to accommodation in Bangor below.

Find the best places to stay in Bangor

A wide selection of hotels in Bangor means that the city offers something to suit any budget or preference. There’s something for you whether you’re a nature lover who wants to get stuck in with camping, or a fan of luxury. One of the smallest UK cities, you are never too far away from all that Bangor has to offer.
Bangor Castle

For those seeking a touch of luxury, Château Rhianfa is a must. This grade II listed chateau offers an array of stunning rooms, cottages and suites. Choose your favourite and simply enjoy the beautiful setting. Perfect for an indulgent escape, a special occasion or a romantic getaway. The venue even hosts fairytale weddings and offers a unique dining experience in its restaurant. Here you can enjoy delicious food using the finest local ingredients. Or why not enjoy a traditional afternoon tea in one of the chateau’s luxurious lounges?

The Anglesey Arms is a family-friendly, budget-friendly option with lots of charm. This hotel offers thoughtfully designed rooms that have been recently refurbished. A welcoming establishment, you’re sure to feel right at home here. The Anglesey Arms offers dog-friendly rooms upon request, so you can even bring the four-legged members of your family along. It also provides food and drink downstairs in its pub area, perfect for relaxing back at your Bangor accommodation after a long day of adventure. While you’re there, treat yourself to one of their award-winning ales.

Another brilliant option for where to stay in Bangor is at one of its various campsites or holiday parks. Immerse yourself in Bangor’s rural beauty by pitching a tent or booking a glamping pod. What better way to enjoy all that the city has to offer?

Tros-Y-Waen Holiday Park is a peaceful, family-friendly site with a great location. Only 5 miles from the foot of Snowdon, this is a great place to set up base. The site is surrounded by Bangor’s wonderful attractions and landmarks. Here you can enjoy the local area with the added benefit of beautiful views, great facilities and a friendly welcome. With 15 acres of secluded woodland around the site, you’re sure to find peace here.

For the environmentally conscious, Cae Lal is a stunning eco-friendly camping and glamping site. A 10-minute drive away from Snowdonia National Park and Anglesey, the location is great. A warm Welsh welcome, you’re sure to love it here. Cae Lal also offers luxury tents and cabins for those who would like to step up their camping experience. Enjoy the luxury of their chic bell tents for an under-the-stars stay that brings you closer to nature with just a touch of home. For ultimate relaxation, this site also provides holistic therapies and wellness retreats. Here you can discover true escapism from the outside world and fully immerse yourself in your surroundings.

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