Get Away from It All on a Holiday to Anglesey

Anglesey, the largest island in Wales, has something to offer everyone who visits it. Whether you’re after stunning scenery, historic sites or outdoor activities, there are plenty of things to do that will make your Anglesey holiday one to remember. To get the most out of your trip and pick self-catering accommodation Anglesey for your next trip.

Affordable Accommodation

Anglesey has a variety of accommodation options for all budgets and styles, including self-catering cottages and hotels. There are also campsites with tent pitches for those looking to save money.  For those interested in seeing the sites there is no need to rent a car as buses run between villages that provide an inexpensive way of travelling around the island. For any animal lovers out there don’t forget your wellies because it is possible you will see cows or sheep roaming freely.

A Year-Round Destination

Anglesey is an island in the North Wales region of the United Kingdom, and it’s a great place to visit any time of year. The warmest months are July and August, but you can still enjoy the beach in September or October. There are plenty of things to do at any time of year, including visiting attractions like Beaumaris Castle or enjoying outdoor activities like horse riding or cycling.

The Relaxing Environment

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Anglesey is the perfect place for those who want to get away from it all. With its beautiful scenery, friendly locals and charming villages, it is the ideal location for those who want to be surrounded by the natural beauty of North Wales. For those looking for more than just relaxation, there are many outdoor pursuits on offer in this part of the world such as kayaking, cycling and fishing. If you love to relax and unwind, some accommodations will prove a hot tub outdoors, perfect for an evening under the sun.

Activities for Everyone

Anglesey is the perfect holiday destination for people who love walking and exploring. The island is home to some of the best coastal walks in Wales, with trails that take you all around the coast, through sand dunes, or up mountains. Some of the most popular routes are Rhoscolyn Beach Walk, Betsi Cadwaladr Coastal Walk and Holyhead Mountain Walk. You can also find dog friendly and dog friendly accommodation here too, great for bringing your furry friends along.

What to Eat

Anglesey’s cuisine is mainly Welsh and seafood, with dishes such as cockle soup, laverbread and Welsh rarebit. The most notable dishes are cawl (a lamb broth with root vegetables) and laverbread (made from seaweed). In addition, the island has an abundance of wild game including pheasant, hare and partridge.  You can also find locally grown vegetables such as leeks, potatoes, carrots and cabbage. If you’re feeling indulgent, have your cake and eat it too by trying creme brulee at Barbecoa in Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch or lobster thermidor at the Oriel Restaurant in Beaumaris.

Where to Shop

One of the best places for shopping in Anglesey is Llanfair PG. There are two village shops, plus there’s also an organic food shop and bakery, which sells everything you need for your picnic lunch. The market hall holds craft fairs and exhibitions, which makes it a good place to get unusual gifts. There are also various galleries showcasing local artists’ work around the island.