Where to stay around Colwyn Bay?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 533 holiday lettings near Colwyn Bay. From 310 Cottages to 149 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Colwyn Bay is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Colwyn Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Colwyn Bay. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Colwyn Bay Beach: 965 holiday lettings
  • Colwyn Bay Station: 968 holiday lettings
  • North Shore Beach: 1,109 holiday lettings
  • Rhyl Beach: 752 holiday lettings
  • Conwy Castle: 1,172 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Colwyn Bay listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Colwyn Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 310 Cottages in Colwyn Bay. Our other popular types of Colwyn Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 149 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Barns and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Colwyn Bay?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 76 beach rentals in Colwyn Bay. You have also many other possibilities in Colwyn Bay area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 52 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 32 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 15 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Colwyn Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Colwyn Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Colwyn Bay, North Wales Your Home Away From Home

    If you are looking for a destination that offers spectacular sea views, plenty of activities or the opportunity simply just to relax in comfort, then a Colwyn Bay holiday is the ideal choice. As well as most of the Colwyn Bay holiday rental accommodation offering wonderful views of the coast, there are plenty of things to see and do, both in the town and its surrounding area. If you especially like water and all things sporty, then a Colwyn Bay holiday will be right up your street.


    Things to Do on Holiday in Colwyn Bay, North Wales

    Colwyn Bay is a haven for anything to do with the sea, making it perfect for a beach holiday. The town has its own three mile stretch of beach which is perfect for beach games, swimming or sunbathing. There is a separate area along the beach where you can enjoy activities such as fishing, sailing and jet skiing. The town also has its own leisure centre which offers activities such as swimming, hockey, tennis and football. Colwyn Bay also has its own 9 hole golf course for keen players.

    There are plenty of other things to see and do whilst on a Colwyn Bay holiday. This includes the renowned Welsh Mountain Zoo which was opened in 1963. Visitors to the zoo will find a range of animals including Californian Sea Lions, Snow Leopards, Golden Eagles, Snapping Turtles and Lar Gibbons.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Colwyn Bay, North Wales

    If you can bear to tear yourself away from your comfortable Colwyn Bay holiday rental cottage, then there are many great attractions to be found in the surrounding area. The town of Conwy lies 10 minutes to the west of Colwyn Bay and is home to several wonderful attractions. This includes the smallest house in Britain, which is a one-up-one down red painted house at the quayside in the town. Ironically, this small house was owned by a 6 foot tall fisherman who could not stand up straight in the rooms!

    Also a must on a visit to Conwy is a trip to the historic Conwy Castle. It was built within only 7 years in the 13th century and is one of the most preserved fortified Medieval castles in the world. The town walls are an attractive feature as they remain virtually intact.

    Weather in Colwyn Bay, North Wales

    Travellers who are looking to have a Colwyn Bay holiday rental cottage can expect warm summers and cold winters. The warmest month of the year to have a Colwyn Bay holiday is generally July, when the temperature during the daytime can reach as high as 18°C. The coldest months to visit are January and February when the daytime temperature can be as little as 5°C. The wettest months of the year tend to be from October to February with an average annual rainfall of 42 inches.

    Travel to Colwyn Bay, North Wales

    Travellers on a Colwyn Bay holiday can land at either Manchester Airport(MAN) or Liverpool Airport (LPL) which are both under an hour and a half's journey from the town. Airlines offering regular, affordable flights include Air Southwest, Easter Airways, British Airways, BMI and easyJet. Passengers can depart from several other UK airports such as Aberdeen (ABZ), Southampton(SOU), Bristol (BRS), Heathrow (LHR) and Gatwick (LGW).

    Activities and attractions in Colwyn Bay

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Colwyn Bay a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bodafon Farm Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Llandudno Swimming Centre (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Llandudno Pier (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Llandudno ski slope (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • SeaQuarium Rhyl (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
    • Betws-Y-Coed Golf Club (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Colwyn Bay

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Colwyn Bay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • National Trust's Bodnant Garden (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Colwyn Bay Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Rhos-on-Sea Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Llandudno North Shore Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Llandudno West Shore Beach (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Great Orme (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)