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    Menai Bank Hotel

    North Road | Gwynedd, Caernarfon LL55 1BD, Wales
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    • Excellent51%
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 182 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Time has passed this hotel by. The owners are tolerant, but not especially helpful and certainly set in their ways. An example: sat at the breakfast area to eat something WE brought. One of the owners wouldnt allow us to sit because "breakfast was over"...More

    Thank Dagon W
    Response from PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Guests in hotels usually book a table for breakfast. So it was a surprise for us to find someone eating their own food in the Dining Room 15 minutes after it closed. Initially we thought we had made the error and missed your booking. When...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

    Made us feel very welcome..parking..breakfast was excellent. .rooms clean..just maybe a update needed soon.but for price payed all good..and would return..village/nightlife within walking distance..and had a great timeMore

    Thank Claire G
    Response from PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your review. We try every year to freshen up or repaint where necessary on an ongoing basis. "Updating" the rooms with modern fittings is unlikely as we feel it clashes with the Victorian dated image. We prefer to spend the refurbishment budget...More

    Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights with friends for our trip to Snowdon. What a wonderful little place! Yes the building is old but it's Victorian so we expected the rooms to be slightly dated etc but we loved our stay here! The rooms were a...More

    Thank shelly2391
    Response from PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank HotelResponded 29 April 2017

    What can we say...you are giving us "swelled heads":-). Seriously though,- a great review which makes everyone's efforts here worthwhile.... doing their best to look after you all. Just waiting for a warm dry spell now to freshen up paintwork outside,- soon we hope :-)

    Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

    Myself and partner booked this hotel with booking . Com big mistake. I requested a ground floor room for disabled because I have lung cancer when we arrived we were welcomed by The owner Pat to our horror we were told the hotel was not...More

    Thank brian h
    Response from PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank HotelResponded 25 April 2017

    You know you were told when checking in that this hotel is DDA exempt simply because of the steep slope from the Car Park to the entrance which is not suitable for disabled persons. This is clearly stated on our access statement on front page...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2016

    My wife and I stayed here at the booking of a hostel that overbooked. We had a pleasant old room that was comfortable. In the morning we had breakfast served by the man who runs the inn. There was great coffee and a good selection...More

    Thank Vincent S
    Response from PIPCaernarfon, Owner at Menai Bank HotelResponded 9 November 2016

    Many thanks for your review and delighted you enjoyed our great choice of freshly ground coffee(Cappuccinos. Lattes etc.) to order as well as the selection from the Buffet. Many of the old rooms are "old" (Some c.1860!) but as you pointed out they are comfortable...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 75 - USD 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Caernarfon
    • #5 Business Hotel in Caernarfon
    • #6 Family Hotel in Caernarfon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Caernarfon
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    • Menai Bank Hotel Caernarfon, Wales
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    Response from PIPCaernarfon | Property representative |
    There are 3Bfs.. options. 1. £5 from the Buffet (All usual juices,cereals,fruits,toast,teas,coffee etc. 2. FOC for the self service kitchen. 3.Traditional Cooked £8 You don't have to book Bfs. until you check in. Gluten... More
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