Whether it’s for the beautiful scenery of the nearby Snowdonia National Park, the impressive coastlines of northern Wales, the magnificent architecture of the nearby castles or the intellectual draw of the university, Bangor is a popular tourist destination for many visitors.
For visitors on a budget, the best option, B&Bs or hostels within Bangor may be the best choice, such as Plas Trevor, just fifteen minutes walk from the station. This beautiful B&B is built on the grounds of an old slate mine and offers guest rooms for both families and individuals as well as a range of breakfast options.
Another cheap option for a stay in Bangor is the Waverly Hotel. This establishment provides several options for accommodation ranging from single rooms for individuals to an apartment flat for large groups. Located just across the road from the railway station, this is a great option for convenience when arriving in Bangor by train.
Other establishments offering budget accommodation close to the station include the Albion Hotel and Ashbrook B&B, both within a short walk of the station, as well as the local Travelodege, just a ten minute drive away.
For visitors looking for a little more comfort and luxury, the best choice may be to spend a little more on accommodation. Lux Apartment boasts spectacular views of the beautiful surrounding countryside from a spacious and well furnished apartment, less than a twenty five minute walk from the train station.
Even closer to the station, the three star Garden Hotel can provide en-suite and standard rooms in addition to a fully licenced bar and restaurant.
Other hotels in Bangor offering luxurious accommodation for close to the station include the Château Rhianfa, a five star hotel just twenty minutes drive away, the Tŷ’n Rhos Hotel, a beautiful rural hotel set between Bangor and Caernarfon, fifteen minutes drive away and The Bull, a fifteenth century inn with accommodation, bar and brasserie, again, just fifteen minutes drive from the railway station.
Address: Holyhead Road, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 1LZ, Wales