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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights in September. Would definitely recommend staying at the Menai Bank Hotel. The rooms at the front have stunning views towards Anglesey. The room was clean, spacious and comfortable and most of all, competitively priced. Patrick was friendly and welcoming, made our stay just that bit more special.

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely bed and breakfast, clean, tidy and less than 10min walk to town centre. Felt breakfast was a bit pricey at £9 each so chose to eat ib town. Really enjoyed our stay tho and will definitely go back.

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Thank janehammond
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We've priced the Breakfast to take into account the extensive menu we provide and there are no hidden extra charges if you have extra anything, e.g. extra Cappuccinos etc. The price also takes into account the new minimum labour cost increases recently announced by the Government. MENU: STARTERS: Apple or Orange Juice, Grapefruit Segments, Peaches, Prunes,... More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

well positioned hotel, we upgraded to a front room over looking the bay, well worth it, large comry room king size bed and well stocked bar, ideal location for the town, free parking a bonus, would stay again

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Thank Keith B
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your front room with the view. Yes that view is "different" every day...even spectacular with cloudy sunsets. That Bay is actually the Menai Strait which is a stretch of water between the island of Anglesey and the mainland. When you look to your left you can see the entrance to the Strait from the Irish Sea. Where... More 

Winsford, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Patrick was very friendly and helpful. The view was only spoiled by the large supermarket entrance opposite the hotel, but not too bad. The room was great with a huge bed, but the only heating was a small electric heater. OK at this time of year but could be a problem in colder weather. The breakfast was OK, small cooked... More 

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Thank Steve W
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Interesting comment on the Breakfast! Our standard serving is two slices of Bacon, One or Two eggs,(done to your taste ,fried, scrambled, poached, etc.) Sausage, Tomato, Beans, Mushrooms. Added to this there is the option on the menu to have Black Pudding and Fried Bread. Now if anyone needs more we are only too glad to add more ...it's not... More 

Rotherham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night visiting in the area. Had a front room on first floor. Great views of the Menai strait. Can be quite noisy with traffic if you have the window open but that's just a little gripe. Nothing to write home about. The room was lovely. Clean and bright with ensuite. No electric shower but not a problem.... More 

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PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for a very fair review. This Winter we hope to upgrade some of those baths with the showers over them to a more user friendly option...exactly what we are not sure yet. Look forward to seeing hopefully again. We will post the new details of the new shower units on our site in the Spring. More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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97 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

What a warm welcome by Patrick! He made us feel at home, and had a good chat with us, took the time for it, and told us stories of his life! We left we were not only customers, and that is very nice when you're on holidays, and you actually have time to meet people! The room was huge, the... More 

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Thank EmeraldIsle1703
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review...particularly about the bed. Yes we put a lot of work into getting the right most comfortable mattresses for each room and upgrading so many of them every year. They can be quite expensive,- but it pays off when we read a review like that. Thanks again. I like the Gaelic bit at the end.... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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356 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

This is a lovely hotel/B&B on the edge of the town. We had the front room with a wonderful view over the Menai Straits. The owner, Patrick, was very welcoming on check in and helpful with recommendations for places for an evening meal. We hadn't initially booked breakfast but decided to add it and were very pleased with it. The... More 

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Thank Sam3314
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Delighted you enjoyed your stay and had time to participate in the social aspect of your holiday at our Bar in the evening. Look forward to seeing you again. More 

Northern California
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27 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

We had been a huge, nicely furnished high-ceilinged (and ornately-decorated ceilinged) room with a bay window that looked out on the Menai Strait and over to Anglesey. We watched the sunset from our window. There was an extra charge fro breakfast, which we declined.

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Thank CA94619
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Yes those ornate ceilings make you wonder how those craftsmen long ago took pride in their work...such perfection and working upside down so high up! More 

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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We loved our view from the front room, which looked out onto the Menai Bank. However, we found the B and B lacking in a few areas and were overall disappointed in our stay there. The bathroom reeked of mildew, which made the room smell, as well. The bathroom was quite small and poorly lit and a mildewed shower curtain,... More 

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Thank Dori L
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Any disappointment is one too many for us. Problems can be resolved on the day once we are aware of them. e.g. a shower curtain can be changed, a drain can be unblocked, light bulbs changed etc. Room only Rates from £55 per room are clearly advertised on our own website. There is no other Fully licensed hotel in this... More 

Colombo, Sri Lanka
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16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

My wife and I arrived in the rain after a bus ride from Conwy. The owner Patrick was very welcoming and made us feel very welcome. Had fun playing pool, reading a book about shipwrecks and chatting to a Wigan Athletic fan about their game with my team, Bristol City. Breakfast was great and would definitely stay there again. Thank... More 

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Thank Mark L
PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your favourable review and we look forward to meeting you again. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Menai Bank Hotel

Address: North Road, Caernarfon LL55 1BD, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Gwynedd > Caernarfon
Price Range: $82 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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