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THINGS TO DO IN NORTH WALES

North Wales is a place of natural beauty and full of things to do, from walking its mountain ranges to exploring its ancient monuments and museums. We've provided information on walking, fishing, golf and highlighted some of the best attractions and restaurants.

Walking

North Wales is renowned for it's beautiful walking routes. Discover the soaring mountains of Snowdonia, the scenic countryside of the North East Wales borderlands and Anglesey or coastal walks which wrap around the whole area, from Barmouth in the west to Flintshire in the North East.

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Fishing

Whether you tackle a lake, reservoir or head to the coast, North Wales has a plethora of exciting fishing destinations, all set in stunning scenery. From Game Fishing, Fly Fishing, Sea Fishing, Boat Fishing or Coarse Fishing there is something for every angler.

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Golf

North Wales has over sixty courses set in the most awe-inspiring landscapes, offering the best value green fees in Europe and courses to suit all standards of golfing ability. Gwern Borter Manor is well placed to take advantage of the championship links courses of Conwy, Royal St David's and Nefyn. These are just a handful of the golf courses in North Wales.

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ATTRACTIONS

We're ideally located for a trip to the historic town of Conwy, Bodnant Garden, Snowdon or many other wonderful attractions.

Conwy

From the foreboding castle to the picturesque quay and the small winding streets that link them, Conwy is a real treasure. A town with a story to tell, it’s brimming with unique little boutiques and eateries. Be sure to walk the walls of Conwy to get a real feel for this rustic charmer of a town.

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Bodnant Garden

A stunning National Trust garden with 80 acres of beautiful lawns, meadows, water gardens, and towering trees, with ever changing scenery all through the year.

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Snowdonia National Park

Snowdonia is concentrated around mountains and glacial land-forms. The park's historic Snowdon Mountain Railway climbs to the summit of Wales's highest mountain offering views across the sea to Ireland and back along the North Wales coast. The Park also has an extensive network of trails, over one hundred lakes and craggy peaks such as Cader Idris and Tryfan.

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Portmerion

Portmeiron is a little slice of magic. The popular tourist village in Gwynedd, North Wales was designed and built by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis between 1925 and 1975 in the style of an Italian village, pickled with brightly coloured houses and pretty streets it certainly wouldn’t be out of place on the Italian Riviera. Today, the handsome village is owned by a charitable trust.

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Penrhyn Castle

Penrhyn Castle was built in. Learn about some of the gloriously restored rooms you can see on a visit to the spcial place, including the extravagant Library, immaculate Slate Bedroom and the strikingly styled Ebony Room.

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Surf Snowdonia

Visit the world’s first inland surf lagoon, where you’ll be guaranteed a surf break. With technology offering varieties of waves so ride, suitable for all levels and is family friendly.

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Zip World

Zip World won international acclaim when it opened at Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda in March 2013. It offers the world’s largest zip line course providing riders with the closest experience to skydiving without actually leaping out of a plane.

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RESTAURANTS

We understand it can be difficult to choose a restaurant when you're in an unfamiliar location, so we've picked a few of our favourites.

Signatures

Signatures Restaurant and Bar serves the finest in British cuisine. Owned and managed by Executive Chef Jimmy Williams and his very talented wife, Louise Williams, they have created one of the best dining experiences on the North Wales coast.

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Watson's Bistro

Watson’s Bistro is a family run affair set in the historic walled town of Conwy. Serving the finest British cuisine. Locally sourced produce is used to create dishes that are all homemade, from the bread rolls to homemade ice cream.

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Nikki Ip's

A unique, contemporary &authentic Chinese dining experience in Deganwy, catering for all occasions in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Coming from a family of traditional Chinese chef patrons in Hong Kong, Nikki Ip has an established business built on a reputation for producing the finest Chinese cuisine. This has had customers returning again and again since his restaurant opened in 1992.

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The Castle

The seasonally changing menu uses local Welsh food, skilfully prepared by their local kitchen team, who have found and developed a rich source of artisan producers and suppliers. The diverse menu suits all tastes in a setting to suit you. They have a Dawson’s Bar &Snug for casual all-day dining, as well as the new Shakespeare’s Exclusive Dining restaurant for that premium eating out experience.

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