Beaumaris Castle, Anglesey (Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/87616709%40N00/253893567)

Beaumaris Castle, Anglesey

The peaceful island of Anglesey is home to a host of outdoor attractions and historic sites which make it perfect for a relaxing holiday or short break. Enjoy a day trip to beautiful Beaumaris Castle, relax at the golden sandy beaches of Benllech and try out a range of water-sports including wind-surfing, diving and sailing. For a fun family day out, visit the Anglesey Sea Zoo which is the largest aquarium in Wales or visit Henblas Park with activities including crazy golf, pony rides, games room and pet corner. Outdoor activities to enjoy on Anglesey include golf, horse-riding, bird watching and surfing or just relax at one of the island's beautiful award-winning beaches. The north of the Island was once a major hub for copper mining and Parys Mountain Copper mine just south of Amlwch offers an interesting insight into the island's industrial past. To get even further away from it all, take a day trip to Anglesey's tiny neighbour of Holy Island which can be reached by road bridge from Anglesey.

Choose from an excellent range of Anglesey holiday cottages with iknow or choose a well equipped hotel in one of the main towns including Holyhead. You could also enjoy a relaxing break at an Anglesey inn with B&B accommodation and there is also a choice of family friendly holiday parks with facilities for the kids onsite. For a budget holiday, there is also a choice of hostels with bunk bedrooms ideal if you are travelling as part of a group.

Accommodation in Beaumaris

  • Red Wharf Bay, Anglesey   (5.0 miles from the centre of Beaumaris)
    Sleeps 8
    Prices from
    £506
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 8
     
    Superbly positioned on the quayside, this town house affords stunning views across picturesque Red Wharf Bay and benefits from secure, electric-gated parking. The beach at Red W...
     
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  • Anglesey   (3.2 miles from the centre of Beaumaris)
    Prices from
    £615
    Per week (seasonal) sleeps 2-6
     
    Hoseasons holiday lodges on the Isle of Anglesey sleeping up to six people. Pets welcome in certain properties. Online booking available
     
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  • Beaumaris   (2.9 miles from the centre of Beaumaris)
    Prices from
    £88
    Per room, per night (2 sharing)
    TripAdvisor traveller rating from 896 reviews
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    Stay in this Grade II listed property overlooking the Menai Strait, with a private beach and landscaped gardens. Ideal venue for weddings, and an award- winning restaurant.
    TripAdvisor traveller rating from 896 reviews
    Rating from 896 reviews