Services & Facilities

Warm Welcome & Local Expertise: At the Black Boy Inn we strive to provide a personal service. From the moment you arrive our friendly staff are always on hand to assist and share their local knowledge.


  • A delicious start to your day: Fuel your adventures with a full breakfast cooked to order.
  • Various car parks within walking distance offer chargeable parking. If you prefer, inquire about our limited free permits for the Slate Quay car park (call at reception first, these are subject to availability).
  • Reception desk 8am-9pm
  • 47 Ensuite rooms spread over 4 properties
  • 2 dining areas, 2 bars plus outside areas to eat and drink
  • Limited baggage storage: Leave your luggage with us for limited periods while you explore the town.
  • Rooms serviced on request
  • Experience the charm and individualised touch of the Black Boy Inn – book your stay today!


Stay connected at the Black Boy Inn

• Free Wi-Fi: Browse, email, and stay connected effortlessly with complimentary wireless internet in all public areas and guest rooms.
• Convenient Services: Get things done with our printing/copying service, perfect for travel documents.

Stay informed, stay productive, stay comfortable – choose the Black Boy Inn for your connected getaway.


    Family Fun at the Black Boy Inn: Welcome Little Adventurers!
    • Play Outdoors: Let loose at our public playground, perfect for burning off energy before a delicious meal.
    • Family Feasts: High chairs are available in dining areas and bars – just ask our friendly staff.
    • Tiny Tummies: Choose from our dedicated children’s menu for happy mealtimes.
    • Comfy Nights: Request a cot or Z bed for young ones (limited availability in specific rooms; only available by booking direct over the phone).

    Please note:

    • Bar areas welcome children until 9pm.
    • Children must be supervised at all times and avoid running around due to hot food and drinks being carried throughout the Inn.

    Experience unforgettable family moments at the Black Boy Inn.


      Behind the Scenes Sparkle: We’re constantly sprucing up our bedrooms and public areas to meet the high standards of Visit Wales, the AA, and the local EHO. We do most of this work during quieter months to ensure minimal disruption to your stay.

      Exciting news: we recently extended our courtyard and Coach House! Watch our social media for future updates.


      We are dedicated to sustainability and thrilled to offer 4 car charging spaces in the chargeable car park next to the Inn for resident use. Power up your electric vehicle conveniently and contribute to a greener future.
      Simply download the app, enter your payment, and plug in!

      The chargers are fast and efficient:

      • 22kW AC charging speeds up for your refuel, adding up to 90 miles of range per hour.
      • RFID authentication ensures secure access.
      • 2.8″ LCD display keeps you informed.

      Enjoy a comfortable stay at the Black Boy Inn while your car gets energised!

        Car Parking

        Hotel residents can use on-site parking (charges apply, blue badge holders are free. subject to availability). Simply call into reception on arrival for details and current rates.

        We also have a limited number of free permits for the Slate Quay car park (subject to availability).
        Larger vehicles are not permitted in small car park by the Inn.

        Please call into reception when you arrive into Caernarfon and we will happily go through all your parking options with you.



        Bike Parking

        The Black Boy Inn proudly offers dedicated bike parking facilities tucked away at the rear of the inn for your motorbike’s safety and convenience.

        Simply let our friendly reception team know upon arrival (open from 8 am to 9 pm daily) and they will happily guide you to the designated area. You can then relax and explore Caernarfon knowing your bike is parked snug and sound.

        Whether you are conquering Snowdonia’s mountain roads or cruising along the coast, rest assured your motorcycle will have a place to park at the Black Boy Inn.