Our Location

Whether you wish to simply admire the beautiful coastline and majestic mountains of Snowdonia or discover your adventurous side by taking part in the many outdoor activities, the Black Boy Inn is easily accessible by both car & public transport.

We have a map of Caernarfon Town available please view here (JPG Image)

Our Car Park charges are £10.00 per overnight stay . A barrier system operates on our small car park next to the Inn, this is reserved for blue badge holders . A free permit is available at  reception for your stay at the Inn, to park at  Slate Quay car park.

To download our North Wales location map and directions as a PDF click the following link:  Map & Directions (.pdf 747kB).

By car

Black Boy Inn is located on Northgate Street within the town walls. Our post code is LL55 1RW please once in Caernarfon follow signs for Victoria Dock, when you reach the docks (they will be on your right) look straight ahead from the you will see the Inn through the Town walls.

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By rail

Just 15 minutes’ drive from Bangor mainline railway station, there is a taxi rank and bus service to Caernarfon available at the station entrance. Bangor station is served by trains from Chester, Crewe, Manchester, London Euston, Cardiff and Holyhead.

From London Euston it is just 3.20 hours. Direct trains at certain times of
day.  For train times and fares https://www.nationalrail.co.uk

By air

Anglesey Airport is only 24 miles away via the A55 and provides weekday links to Cardiff, South Wales.

Caernarfon Airport is less than 6 miles away and has a terminal open for private aircraft.

Liverpool John Lennon airport is just 90 miles away via the M56, A55 and A487.

Manchester airport is 98 miles away via the M56, A55 and A487.

By sea. Stenaline, Irish Ferries.

Easily reached from Ireland via the port of Holyhead, and an excellent road network. From Holyhead take the A55 leaving J9 (first exit after Britannia Bridge) onto the A487, following signs for Caernarfon.

Foot passengers, onward travel is available from Holyhead to Bangor by train and takes 30 minutes, and then Bangor to Caernarfon by bus 20 minutes.