Maen Hir Guest House

- a pet free establishment -

Anglesey and the Snowdonia National park have so many attractions. There are things to do and places to see to suit all tastes - from mountainous, rugged terrain, breathtaking rivers and lakes to the placid rural countryside of Anglesey and the countless beaches,  coves and caves - not forgetting the historic and fabulous castles and country homes. 


We welcome you all to this wonderful part of the United Kingdom.


The following attractions are but a taste of what lie in wait for you when you visit our shores. We look forward to seeing you - soon!

Rib Ride

This 90-minute Ultimate Safari will take you out of the Menai Straits to Puffin Island and across Red Wharf Bay or you may ride towards The Great Orme Head with its many caves and wildlife aplenty.

Beaumaris Castle

The castle was built as part of Edward 1's campaign to conquer north Wales. Construction began in 1295 following the Madog ap Llywelyn uprising.

Zip world

The fastest zip line in the world (500 ft high). It can travel at speeds of over 100 mph while you take in the breathtaking views - that is, if you have time to take in the majesty of it all!

Plas Newydd

Home of the Marquess of Anglesey, and set on the shores of the Menai Straits. The 1930s restyled interior is famous for its Rex Whistler association, containing his largest painting and exhibition. A woodland walk gives access to a marine path beside the Menai Strait. 

South Stack

South Stack is a nature reserve on Holy Island near to Holyhead. The reserve is on located on sea cliffs facing the South Stack lighthouse, There is an information centre based in Elin's Tower in the reserve.

Coastal path

The Anglesey Coastal Path is a 200-kilometre long footpath around the island of Anglesey. The route is part of the Wales Coast Path; an ideal way for the adventurous to spend their holiday!

Snowdon Mountain Railway

The park's historic Snowdon Mountain Railway climbs to the summit of Wales' highest mountain offering views across the sea to Ireland. The park is also home to an extensive network of trails, over 100 lakes and craggy peaks like Cader Idris and Tryfan.

Church Island & St. Tysilio’s Church

St Tysilio's Church is a medieval church in the village of Menai Bridge. It dates from the early 15th century and is well worth a visit. There is a walkway that skirts the island and will take you beneath the Telford Bridge – what a superb view!

Snowdon National Park

 The National Park is home to the tallest mountain in Wales - Snowdon - and attracts many walkers and climbers to the region. The park is also home to an extensive network of trails, over 100 lakes and craggy peaks like Cader Idris and Tryfan.

Llanberis Lake Railway

The Llanberis Lake Railway is a 1 ft 11 ¹⁄2 inch narrow gauge heritage railway that runs for 2.5 miles along the northern shore of Llyn Padarn in the Snowdonia National Park.