The Area

Venue Cymru

Venue Cymru is the premier conference and theatre centre in North Wales. Our Hotel is just a 2 min walk from Venue Cymru and an ideal location if you have a business conference or have come to see a show/play at the Theatre.

The Great Orme

Located at the Northern end of Llandudno lies the Great Orme, a large limestone Headland which attracts thousands of visitors every year.  Visitors can explore the Great Orme Copper mines; take a trip on the Victorian Tram or the Cable Car which offers spectacular views over the Irish Sea, Isle of Anglesey, and surrounding areas.

The Great Orme tramway

The Great Orme Tramway opened in 1902 and is the only cable hauled tramway still operating in the UK, and just one of three throughout the world.  The tram will take you to the Great Orme Summit.  The views from the top are outstanding over the Irish Sea, Llandudno and the surrounding areas.

North Shore

The North Shore offers a host of Victorian Hotels that stretch along the coast offering stunning views over the Irish Sea.  Many of these hotels were built between 1850 – 1875. The promenade stretches between the Little and Great Orme and is a lovely place to go for a nice long stroll, or a place to sit and relax on any of the seating areas scattered along the promenade.

Bodnant Gardens
Bodnant Gardens is just a 15 min drive from Llandudno.  It offers 80 acres of gardens set in the North Wales Countryside situated above the River Conwy.  The Gardens consist of two parts.  The Upper gardens consist of terraced gardens, and the lower gardens contain the wild gardens.  These truly are one of the most beautiful gardens in the UK.

Snowdonia National Park

The Snowdonia National Park covers an area of 823 square miles of diverse landscape. It is the largest National Park in Wales; it boasts the largest Mountain as well as the largest natural lake in Wales.   It also offers picturesque villages, and tourist attractions including Swallow Falls and Gwydir Forest. Snowdonia National Park is 40 min drive from Llandudno.

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West Shore

The West Shore is a lot quieter than the North Shore.  It is very popular with windsurfers and kite surfers. It offers a sandy shoreline backed by sand dunes with astounding views of Puffin Island and the Isle of Anglesey.  There is also a children’s play area, picnic areas and a beach front café.