The Inn is a minute’s walk away from Caernarfon’s famous 13th century castle; a looming, fantastical World Heritage Site. Nine hundred yards further is the starting point of the Welsh Highland Railway, offering a journey through the fabulous scenery of the Snowdonia National Park. Fifteen minutes away is the snowdon mountain railway at Llanberis. At the Black Boy Inn, each of the en-suite bedrooms has its own charm. Whilst up-dating the rooms to a high standard, it strives to retain the unique character and atmosphere by using local, traditional building materials with handmade furniture and quality fittings. They offer a true blend of modern comforts such as, high-speed broadband, satellite television and natural luxury toiletries with all the timeless qualities of this historic inn.



    • 26 rooms
    • 3 floors



    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Bar
    • In-Room Hairdryer
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service


    At the Black Boy Inn, the locals’ favorite, diners are offered a wealth of choice and flavors. Depending on your mood, taste or occasion you can choose between a hearty  restaurant menu and a chalkboard of seasonal specials.

    The Head Chef and his team pride themselves on their unfussy but skillful preparation of quality ingredients, with a passion for fresh seafood and a commitment towards using the best locally sourced organic Welsh produce.



    The Black Boy Inn, Northgate Street Caernarfon - Gwynedd UK LL55 1RW

    At the Black Boy Inn you have the breathtaking beauty of North Wales on your doorstep, with something to suit every taste. You don’t need to travel far to take advantage of the numerous attractions Caernarfon and the surrounding area has to offer.

    For instance, it is just a minute’s walk to reach Wales’ most magnificent castle; a looming, fantastical World Heritage Site built by Edward I as a medieval show of English strength. Nine hundred yards further is the starting point of the Welsh Highland Railway, offering a journey on one of the world’s most powerful 2′ gauge steam locomotives.

    A few miles’drive is Snowdonia National Park which plays host to the highest mountain in Wales and Anglesey, home of Beaumaris Castle, the last and largest of the castles to be built in Wales.