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We’re keen bloggers here at Silver Bay Holiday Village and we love nothing more than giving our luxury lodge owners and friends an insight into life at our holiday resort on Anglesey. With our bi-weekly blog, we like to update you on key topics that make us and our lodge owners tick. From things to do to the best restaurants to visit (including The Deck House, of course!) you’ll have plenty of reading material to help you plan your next Anglesey break.

We also post about upcoming events on site including everything from beauty events to annual parties, so if you want to keep ahead of the game and make sure you get tickets, keep checking back!

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Where are the best spa days in Anglesey and North Wales?

If you’re looking for somewhere to relax and pamper yourself, you’ll be spoilt for choice here in North Wales. Whether it’s a spa here on Anglesey or further afield, there’s something for everyone.

We’ve picked some of our favourite Anglesey spa day spots below as well as our own spa package at the Spa at Silver Bay.

Tre-Ysgawen Hall

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The spa day packages at Tre-Ysgawen are available every day and include refreshments on arrival, full use of the spa facilities, including their brand new thermal suite, salt room, herbal sauna, ice fountain, heated pool, spa bath, gym and experience shower. The packages also include a one course lunch in the Clock Tower with a choice of beverage and you will be provided with towels, robes and slippers during your stay.

You can view the available packages and book on the Tre-Ysgawen Hall website.

Spa packages range from £30 to £140.

The Marina Spa at The Quay Hotel

The Marina Spa at The Quay Hotel offers a range of different experiences to help you destress and relax while overlooking the Deganwy Marina.

If a day just isn’t enough, you can extend your spa day with an overnight stay in the contemporary hotel.

The spa packages range from £49 to £169 per person.

Kinspa at The Kinmel

Kinspa at The Kinmel is a relaxing and luxurious facility with a range of different spa packages available. Treat yourself to the Total Indulgence package including a three night stay, cleansing salt scrub, full body massage, facial, nail treatment, afternoon tea, and a three course meal! Or opt for just one night with the Escape package including a 30 minute treatment, afternoon tea and three course meal.

You can view all the available packages and book them on the Kinspa website.

The spa breaks range from £89 up to £450 per person.

The Spa at Bodysgallen

The Spa at Bodysgallen is a great space to relax and restore your body, mind and spirit. They offer a range of spa days, from full days to half days including use of the gym, sauna, steam room, spa bath and swimming pool.

You can view the full range of spa packages on the Bodysgallen Hall website.

The spa days range from £83 for a half day up to £250 per person per night for the full spa break.

Mermaid Spa at Portmeirion

The Mermaid Spa has a wide range of treatments and the qualified therapists use only vegan-friendly products and all-natural therapies.

There are a wide range of packages available for individuals, couples, parties, or a day out with friends. They offer a half day or full day package or a range of packages for hotel guests only.

The spa packages range from £60 to £115.

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel and Spa

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel and Spa offers exclusive ELEMIS facial and body treatments, a name renowned for its exceptional skincare range. They also offer a range of spa packages, all including one night stay, dinner at the award-winning Tower restaurant, and use of the spa facilities.

You can find out about the different spa packages available on the Lake Vyrnwy Hotel and Spa website.

The spa packages range from £275 up to £415 per night.

The Silver Bay Bijou Spa Package

Available Monday to Friday, the Silver Bay Bijou Spa Package is the perfect way to calm and heal the mind. Perfect to enjoy some alone time or for groups of up to six. Book a late morning session (10am – 2pm) or an afternoon session (12pm – 4pm).

The package consists of a 30 minute deeply relaxing back, neck and shoulder massage tailored to meet your needs or a 30 minute taster of one of our amazing Crystal Clear facials. Afterwards, you’re welcome to use our five star facilities, including our gym, studio, pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi. You also get fresh robes, flip flops and towels as well as unlimited tea, coffee, hot chocolate and water. All this is available for just £50 per person.

Find out more about the Spa at Silver Bay or give us a call on 01407 862049.


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You might be wondering what the benefits of buying a lodge home are and how it is better than booking a holiday abroad. Well, let us tell you why we think it could be one of the best decisions you ever make. 

With the rising costs of holidaying abroad and the uncertainty surrounding Brexit, it’s no surprise that more Britons are expected to holiday in the UK in 2020 – and North Wales is expected to be one of the most popular destinations.

What if you had the option to holiday in the UK, whenever you like? Below we’ll talk about the benefits of buying a lodge home in the UK and buying on Anglesey, in particular. We’ll also give you some pointers on what you need to think about when thinking about buying a holiday home.

What are the benefits of buying a lodge home in the UK?

The value of the pound

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Back in 2016, we talked about how the value of the pound had dropped since the European Union Membership Referendum result. And this is still the case as we enter 2020; at the moment you can expect to get 1.17 euros or 1.3 US dollars for every 1 pound.

By holidaying in the UK, you don’t have to worry about unpredictable exchange rates and forking out more for your holiday.

It’s close to home

Have you ever had a last minute urge to go away for the weekend or had a particularly difficult week and needed a break? As a holiday home owner in the UK, you now have that freedom.

Fancy a weekend break or a whole week away? Just hop into your car and you can be in your holiday home in no time.

Keep the kids entertained

One of the hardest parts of going on a family holiday is keeping the children entertained. By owning a lodge on a holiday park, you have facilities and entertainment on your doorstep so you never have to worry about that again.

We have a great range of activities available for your little ones so they’ll never be bored again when it comes to the school holidays.

Take your pets on holiday

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Forget putting your pets in a kennel or hiring a sitter, now you can take the whole family on holiday.

We welcome all pets here at Silver Bay, just make sure to let us know before you arrive.

Why should I consider buying a lodge home on Anglesey?

The beautiful beaches

One of the main attractions for people that visit Anglesey are the beautiful beaches. We have the blue waters and sandy beaches you might expect outside of the UK, but all easily accessible from the rest of the country.

Last year, we put together some of our favourite beaches on Anglesey, including our very own Silver Bay beach.

The amazing food

Anglesey has no shortage of ingredients with many of the restaurants on the island creating delicious dishes using fresh, local produce.

We recently produced a map of the best places to eat on Anglesey based on feedback from our holiday home owners and social media followers.

The local attractions

There’s plenty of things to see and do on Anglesey. Whether you’re looking for something adventurous or a fun family activity, you’ll never be bored.

What do I need to think about when buying a lodge home?

Do your research!

The first step to buying a holiday home is always do your research. We have an online brochure to give you an idea of what life is like here at Silver Bay.

Visit the holiday park in person

Nothing comes close to seeing the real thing and we think our holiday park and lodges look great in the photos, but they look even better in the flesh. Each lodge comes with plenty of space for the whole family and is finished to the highest standard, not to mention the spectacular views. 

All of this can only really be appreciated by visiting us in person. You can book a tour or request a callback for more information.

Do I have the finances?

You should always try to find a holiday property that’s within your budget. We offer a selection of lodges and caravans, both pre-owned and new, so there’s sure to be something that suits your budget.

You should also remember that holiday parks will often charge site fees, which you should factor in when considering your budget.

Decide how you would like to purchase

Before purchasing your holiday home you should know that brand new caravans come with a licence of 15 years and lodges with a 50 year licence. If you would still like to go ahead, there are a few options available to you.

You can always buy the property outright with cash or you could use a private funding source; for example a remortgage or equity loan.

We’re always happy to discuss the different options with you, request a callback today and a member of our friendly team will be in touch.


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As 2019 draws to a close, we’ve started looking towards 2020 and what’s on in Anglesey. We’ve put together a calendar of events coming up in 2020 so you can start planning your year. Take a look at the calendar below and keep reading to find out about each event.

January 2020

Endurancelife Trail Runs

Start the year off well with the Endurancelife trail runs, taking place on Saturday 11th January. With the choice of a 10k, half marathon, marathon, or ultra marathon, you can run to raise money for charity or just do it for the challenge. Plus there’s an afterparty for you to celebrate your achievement and swap stories with other participants.

A Winter Walk

Also taking place on the 11th is A Winter Walk by North Wales Wildlife Trust. Starting at Lon Gorad at 10am, you can spot waders and wildfowl on the Alaw Estuary with an optional extension into the afternoon to visit other nearby sites. Make sure to bring a packed lunch with you and wellies are advised in case it’s wet.

Antiques and Collectors Fair

Grab your own little piece of history at The Bulkeley Hotel Antiques and Collectors Fair, taking place on Sunday 12th January, 10am to 4pm. Treat yourself to a treat from the coffee shop or 1832 Bistro, plus there’s 10% off food and hot beverages during the fair! If you can’t make that date, the fair is also taking place on Saturday 15th February and Sunday 8th March.

Dog Walking Sessions

Looking for somewhere to take your pooch where they can make some new furry friends? Bring them along for a Sunday stroll around the grounds at Penryhn Castle. Taking place on Sunday 12th and Sunday 26th January, it involves a mile long walk (around 30 minutes) with like-minded owners and their dogs for some fresh air and social sniffing. The walk also takes place on Sunday 9th and Sunday 23rd February.

Galapagos!

On Friday 17th January, join Gillian Coates at St. Andrew’s Church Hall to hear her recollections from a recent visit to the Galapagos Islands. This event is organised by the North Wales Wildlife Trust and takes place from 7:30pm to 9:30pm. Tickets are just £2 and this includes refreshments. 

February 2020

Harnessing the Tide

On Thursday 6th February, North Wales Wildlife Trust presents Harnessing the Tide. Taking place at St. Cyngar’s Church Hall from 2:15pm to 4:45pm, a speaker from Morlais Energy, Menter Môn’s Tidal Stream Energy project, describes this enterprising development off the west coast.

Sound Walk – Parys Mountain

On Sunday 9th February, explore the sounds of Parys Mountain while reflecting on the landscape. Soft Apple presents a three hour sound walk with breaks and time to stop and chat. Tickets are just £10 or whatever you can afford; make sure to bring a drink and snack in case you need it.

Beaumaris Gaol Ghost Hunt

Fancy yourself as a ghost hunter? On Saturday 15th February, you could have the opportunity to explore the disused Beaumaris Gaol. Starting at 8pm and running until 2am the next day, you will have the chance to use real investigation equipment and experiments plus some free time to do your own investigating. Tickets are £45 and include unlimited hot refreshments.

Being Bee Friendly

On Friday 21st February, join Anglesey beekeeper, Jenny Shaw, at St. Cyngar’s Church Hall for Being Bee Friendly. Listen to her describe how the Welsh government’s Action Plan for Pollinators is addressing the dramatic decline of bees. This event runs from 7:30pm to 9:30pm and tickets are just £2.

March 2020

Anglesey Half Marathon

The Jones Crisps Anglesey Half Marathon and 10k is back for 2020, taking place on Sunday 1st March. Both races have one of the most incredible start lines in the country – the Menai Suspension Bridge. This is a great preparation for the London and Conwy marathons, providing a beautiful, undulating course with stunning scenery.

Yoga and Detox Weekend

Spring is the perfect time to cleanse your body and mind and what better way to do that than on a yoga and detox weekend? Join The Zest Life at Plas Cadnant for a three or four day Yoga and Detox Retreat, taking place from Friday 6th to Monday 9th March and Friday 13th to Sunday 15th March.

Curlew: Wales’ Most Pressing Conservation Priority

On Friday 20th March, join Patrick Lindley, Marine Ornithologist with Natural Resources Wales, at St. Andrew’s Church Hall. From 7:30pm to 9:30pm he’ll be outlining the serious decline of the curlew and actions to help reverse its fortunes. This event is organised by North Wales Wildlife Trust and tickets are just £2.

Anglesey Farmers Market

Starting the year on Saturday 21st March, the Anglesey Farmers Market takes place the third Saturday of every month, between 10am and 2pm at Princes Pier, Menai Bridge. Take your pick from a diverse selection of produce, from locally grown vegetables and freshly baked bread to jams and chutneys, all the way to handmade cheeses, fresh fish and shellfish. There’s also lots of wonderful arts and crafts to choose from as well as delicious desserts and the perfect cut of meat for your Sunday roast.

Dubtrail 2020

Do you own a VW campervan and want to spend time with other VW campervan owners? Why not join the Dubtrail 2020, taking place from Friday 27th to Sunday 29th March. Start the weekend off at the pub with complimentary breakfast baps followed by a show and shine event. This is then followed by a convoy to some of Anglesey’s beautiful coastal areas, finished off with live entertainment.

May 2020

Anglesey Sea Kayak Symposium

The Anglesey Sea Kayak Symposium returns on Sunday 3rd May until Sunday 10th May. The symposium has been running for almost 30 years now and is able to cater for up to 150 participants. There will be a variety of guest instructors from all over the globe, as well as local paddlers, that can guide you safely around the wonderfully wild coastline.

Anglesey Vintage Rally

On Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th May, the Anglesey Vintage Rally is back at the Anglesey Agricultural Ground. Experience vintage and restored agricultural equipment, buses, lorries, and construction equipment, as well as classic cars, vintage motorcycles, pedal cycles, and unique miniature engines.

Anglesey Trail Half Marathon

Taking place on Sunday 17th May, the Anglesey Trail Half Marathon is set in the beautiful surroundings of Newborough Forest and is expected to be hugely popular with over 500 runners anticipated to attend.

Race For Life

Also taking place on Sunday 17th May is the Race For Life in Caernarfon. This is a 5k for everyone to raise money for a great cause and the route takes you along the Menai Strait with incredible views of the Snowdonia mountains and Caernarfon Castle. Adult entry is £14.99, child entry is £10 and children under 6 go free.

Birdwatching Trip to South Stack

If you fancy something a bit less strenuous, there is also a birdwatching trip to South Stack taking place on Sunday 17th May, organised by RSPB. The main destination is South Stack but there may also be an opportunity to see black guillemots at Holyhead harbour before going to see the auks and choughs on the sea cliffs. There will be a full range of hot and cold food available and it is recommended that you bring suitable clothing in case of inclement weather.

Dance Portraiture – Anglesey Photographic Academy Evening

Taking place on Wednesday 27th May at the Beaumaris Community Centre, join Welshot for one of their photographic academy evenings with a focus on dance portraiture. Learn how to take photographs in both a studio environment and outside locations, from different lighting techniques, backdrops, props and posing models. Beginners are welcome and actively encouraged with all help, guidance and support given.

Anglesey Food Festival

On Friday 29th and Saturday 30th May, the Anglesey Food Festival returns to showcase the best in Welsh produce at the Anglesey Agricultural ground. You can meet local fishermen, farmers and the best of local food and drink producers. You can also taste some great Welsh food, watch demonstrations, and even have a go yourself.

Festival of Discovery

Also taking place that weekend is the Festival of Discovery, a fun packed family festival with a jam-packed programme. You will have the chance to get out on the water, take part in bushcraft workshops, learn circus skills and have fun with science and maths, as well as explore your senses, bubble factories and folk music.

All Wales Boat and Leisure Show

Not forgetting the All Wales Boat and Leisure Show, which also takes place that weekend. This event is perfect for watersport and boating enthusiasts as well as those who have a passion for the great outdoors. Discover a huge range of exhibitors, show events and activities where you can have a go too. Tickets include admission to the All Wales Boat and Leisure Show, Anglesey Food Festival and Festival of Discovery.

Great Strait Raft Run

The Great Strait Raft Run is back again for 2020 on Sunday 31st May. Taking place on the majestic waters of the Menai Strait, this is a fun and challenging day of rafting and raising money for good causes.

June 2020

Sea Kayaking for Beginners

Do you fancy having a go at sea kayaking but never been in one before? Then this Sea Kayaking for Beginners course is for you. The course includes two days of sea kayaking in the Irish sea off the coast of Anglesey with expert instructors. There’s different dates available throughout the year and the course includes all equipment, accommodation and food.

Gottwood Festival

From Thursday 11th to Sunday 14th June, Gottwood Festival returns to Anglesey with its annual celebration of underground electronic music. The festival grounds have some fantastic lake and forest views along with some of the prettiest sunsets in the UK festival scene.

Yoga Retreat with Food by Mary-Ellen McTague

Located just a short distance from Silver Bay, Ruth and Dana host a Yoga Retreat with Food by Mary-Ellen McTague, taking place on Friday 12th to Sunday 14th June. The weekend includes four yoga classes and food by the hugely acclaimed chef Mary-Ellen McTague. There will also be time for a couple of walks and accommodation is provided.

Low Light and Long Exposure Photography

Do you want to improve your low light and long exposure photography skills? Welshot will be running an all night photography session starting on Saturday 20th and finishing on Sunday 21st June. The session will begin in Llanberis with a picnic supper and finishing at breakfast, both of which are included in the cost of the event.

August 2020

Cybi Coastal Marathon

Starting off the month is the Cybi Coastal Marathon, taking place on Saturday 1st August. This award winning marathon circumnavigates Ynys Cybi on the Welsh national coastal footpath and Anglesey coastal path. Starting off in Holyhead, the race takes you over a variety of surfaces and is becoming one of the most scenic marathons in the UK.

Menai Strait Regattas

From Monday 3rd to Saturday 15th August, the Menai Strait Regattas will be taking place. The weather wasn’t very kind in 2019 so hopefully it will turn out better in 2020. The majority of the boats taking part will be classics as well as cruisers and dinghies. Have a boat of your own? Why not get involved!

Anglesey County Show

On Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th August, the Anglesey County Show returns once again for the whole family to enjoy. There’ll be all sorts to see and enjoy, from sheep shearing, stunt shows, food traders, live music, arts and crafts and a fun fair, to name just a few.

Wales End to End Cycle

On Thursday 13th August you could have the opportunity to raise money for a great cause. The Wales End to End Cycle starts from Holyhead and finishes down in Cardiff with riders covering over 250 miles in a three day period. Experience diverse and beautiful landscapes, from woodlands and mountain ranges to rural lanes and quiet towns.

Anglesey and Menai Photography Workshop

On Saturday 22nd August and Sunday 23rd August join Alan Ranger for the Anglesey and Menai Photography Workshop. The workshop takes place over two days and you’ll get to visit the three iconic lighthouse locations as well as other excellent photography spots on the island. The workshop is suitable for all levels, including beginners, and all participants will receive 1-2-1 tuition and feedback on your shots.

Tour de Mon

Tour de Mon is the cycle sportive that takes you around the beautiful island of Anglesey, taking place on Sunday 23rd August in 2020. Over 1,000 riders take part each year and the event has become a calendar highlight for cyclists and locals alike. Experience some of the most picturesque countryside and coastal roads as well as unparalleled views of Snowdonia.

September 2020

Ring O’ Fire

Ring O’ Fire is a coastal ultra marathon taking place on Friday 4th to Sunday 6th September 2020. The marathon takes runners on an extraordinary 135 mile journey along the Anglesey coastal path, spaced out over three days. If you don’t fancy taking on the full 135 miles, there’s also an option to just take part on the first day in a 35.7 mile race.

Love SwimRun

On Saturday 5th September, take on the rugged and beautiful coastline of Holy Island at Love SwimRun. Starting near South Stack lighthouse, swim and rockhop through sandy bays and rocky channels followed by a run along high cliff edges with spectacular views of Snowdonia.

Superfeet Sandman Triathlon & Sandman Duathlon

Now in its 10th year, the Superfeet Sandman Triathlon will be bringing a close to the triathlon calendar on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th September. Also taking place that weekend is the Sandman Duathlon, perfect for those who don’t want to get wet. There is also the option to do a sprint version, which is a shorter distance to the standard duathlon.

Sandman Torch Light Trail

Set amid the pine trees and sand dunes of Newborough Forest as the sun is setting, the Sandman Torch Light Trail is a fun race for all ages and abilities looking for something a bit different. The event also welcomes cani-cross runners so you can bring along your four-legged running partner. This event takes place during the Sandman Triathlon weekend, on Saturday 12th September.

We hope this has given you an idea of what’s on in Anglesey in 2020. We’re sure there’s lots of other events taking place on the island and we’ll be sure to add to the calendar throughout the year.

We’re very lucky to be surrounded by such amazing events. Want to find out more about life here at Silver Bay Holiday Village? Download our brochure for more information.


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As the temperatures drop, it can be hard to keep the whole family occupied, especially during the Christmas holidays. We always make sure to keep the little ones occupied with lots of fun Busy Bayer activities, but in case you need some more inspiration during the winter months, we’ve put a list together of some of our favourite indoor activities.

Have a Beach Day

Just because it’s freezing outside, doesn’t mean you can’t pretend it isn’t! Pretend it’s warm outside, put on your bathing suits, sunglasses and some summer music and have a beach party. We guarantee you’ll forget how cold it is outside.

Have a Movie Marathon

What better way to spend a cold day than snuggled up in front of the TV with your favourite films. You could let each person choose their favourite film or have a theme, but make sure you’ve got lots of snacks on hand so you don’t have to move all day.

Build a Fort

If you have lots of pillows, cushions and blankets in your lodge, you could make a fort inside. Why not have a competition to see who can make the best fort and have a sleepover in the winner. Not only is it a fun activity, it’s a great way to stay warm and cosy during the colder months.

Make Your Own Christmas Decorations

Getting crafty is a great way to pass the time and the little ones will appreciate the Christmas tree so much more if they can see their own creations hanging up as well. Even if Christmas has passed, you could always make some decorations and save them for next Christmas. Got enough tree decorations? Why not make your own wreath? Or paper chains and pom poms are easy to make but do the trick.

Have Breakfast for Dinner

Switching up your daily routine is a great way to get rid of the school holiday boredom and having breakfast for dinner is sure to go down a treat. You could cook up a full English, some pancakes, or just have a bowl of cereal, whatever takes your fancy.

Have a Pyjama Day

Don’t fancy going out in the cold? Why not spend the whole day in your pyjamas! This goes well with some of the other indoor activities ideas; maybe you could build a fort, have a movie marathon and then finish up with breakfast for dinner?

Have an Indoor Picnic

Just because it’s too cold to sit outside, doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy a picnic. Prepare all your favourite picnic foods, put a blanket on the floor, and have your own indoor picnic. You could even tie this in with the movie marathon and enjoy your favourite films at the same time.

Do Some Baking

Whether you decide to do something simple or go for something more elaborate, baking is a great way to pass the time and spend time together as a family. You could even take it a step further and hold your own bake off competition with judges and prizes for the winners.

Play Board Games

Sometimes you can’t beat a day of playing board games and there are so many to choose from, from the classics to the more out-there options. You could each choose your favourite and take it in turns to play or, if you’re feeling extra creative, why not create your own?

Set up a Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger hunts are a great way to keep the little ones, and the big ones, occupied for hours. Hide a prize somewhere in the lodge and hide different clues to send them on a hunt for it. The prize can be anything you want and you can always make it more interesting for the adults by making it a boozy prize.

Create an Obstacle Course

Not only is this a great way to pass the time, it’s also a great way to get moving (we tend not to move as much at this time of year). The beauty of this activity is that you can use whatever you have to hand to create the course, whether it’s pillows and cushions or boxes and blankets.

Make a Scrapbook

These days, it’s so easy to take a photo on your phone to capture those important memories, but it’s also easy to leave them on your phone and forget about them. Why not print off all your favourite moments from the year (there are loads of great online services for you to easily do this) and create a scrapbook. This is something you can do as a family or by yourself, plus it’ll get your creative juices flowing.

We hope this has given you enough inspiration for indoor activities to do during the winter months. Do you have some ideas of your own? Let us know on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.


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We’re already one week into December and that means Christmas isn’t far away! We’ve got some fantastic parties and activities still to come. Keep reading to find out more about the upcoming Christmas holiday activities at Silver Bay.

Christmas Events

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Our Family Christmas Party was a great success and we still have some fantastic events coming up for the rest of the month.

Public Santa Event

We’re thrilled to announce that Santa is making another appearance at The Deck House and this time we’re opening it up to the public. Taking place on Sunday 15th December from 2pm to 5pm, each ticket includes a gift from Santa, a meal (hotdog/pizza with chips) and access to our new soft play area.

Santa is a very busy man at this time of year so booking is essential to make sure Santa has enough presents for everyone. Tickets for children are £5 and adults go free, but please make sure to book a ticket via our online booking system so we can keep track of numbers. Tickets are available to purchase until 1pm on Saturday 14th December and bookings are non-refundable. 

Our bar and restaurant will be open for food and drink and all the money raised from the event will be donated to Fundraising to buy Defibrillators for Anglesey Schools. Fundraising to buy Defibrillators for Anglesey Schools is a local fundraising group formed by mums. Their aim is to raise money in order to purchase a defibrillator for every school or nursery setting on Anglesey who do not already have one. A defibrillator is a potentially life saving piece of equipment and can increase the chance of survival of sudden cardiac arrest by up to 90% if treatment is provided within one minute. Having a unit on site makes our schools and nurseries a safer place, not only for the children, their teachers, assistants, and other school staff, but also for parents and grandparents dropping and collecting their children.

New Year’s Eve Party

You’re invited to welcome in 2020 with friends and family at The Deck House, starting at 5pm on Thursday 31st December. We’ll have live music from Uptown Beat followed by a disco until 1am. We’ll be serving the children’s buffet on arrival and serving food for the adults later in the evening. Adult tickets are £27.50, child tickets are £12 and infants go free. Tickets can be purchased on our online booking system and are available until Sunday 15th December.

Busy Bayer Activities

We have some fantastic activities to keep your Busy Bayers occupied between Christmas and New Year. On Saturday 28th December we’ll be getting ready for next year by creating 2020 calendars at 10:30am and 1pm. At 3pm the popular Lego Masters is back for ages 5 and above. On Sunday 29th we have two Snow Dough sessions for ages 3 and above at 10:30am and 1pm followed by Sequin Art for ages 8 and above at 3pm. On Monday 30th we’ll be starting the day at 11am with Playdate for ages 3 and under followed by two Winter Crafts sessions at 1pm and 3pm. Finally, on New Year’s Eve we will have two Forest Feast sessions at 10am and 1pm before we kick off our New Year’s Eve Party at 5pm.

Offers at The Deck House

This is the time of year to indulge in some delicious food and drink. We’ve made it even easier for you to do so with some fantastic offers here at The Deck House.

Christmas Menu

Throughout December we will be serving our Christmas menu, including a choice of three delicious courses for just £22.50. The menu is available until Monday 23rd December and must be booked a week in advance. You can view the menu below and please book a table by calling The Deck House on 01407 862046.

Two Meals for £15

We are now offering two meals for £15 every Monday to Thursday, 5pm to 9pm. Choose from a selection of delicious meals including a great selection of vegetarian and gluten free options. We also have a brand new pizza oven which means we can cook up some fabulous pizza options for you; choose from either homemade tomato sauce or BBQ sauce and a selection of yummy toppings. You can view the full menu below.

New Year’s Day Carvery

What better way to recover from the New Year’s Eve festivities than with a delicious carvery! On New Year’s Day we’ll be serving a carvery from 12pm to 5pm with three courses for just £19.95. There will also be children’s options available and bookings must be made in advance. Please call The Deck House on 01407 862046 to book a table.

Opening Times

We will be closing the park for our seasonal closure from Saturday 4th January (12 noon) until Wednesday 12th February 2020.

Please see below for our spa, restaurant and reception opening hours.

Preparing Your Holiday Home for Winter

It’s important to follow the below steps when leaving your holiday home unoccupied over winter. Here are our top tips:

  • Secure all outdoor furniture, including bunkers and sheds, to prevent damage in high winds
  • Ensure you have emptied all fridge/freezers, cupboards and bird feeders of food
  • Stand all seat cushions on end to allow air to circulate
  • Make sure all fixed ventilation is not obstructed and wardrobes and internal doors are left open
  • Check all windows and external doors are tightly closed, including skylights
  • Check you have securely locked your holiday home
  • Lodge owners may wish to leave their boilers on frost stat to prevent frost damage
  • Caravan owners may wish to drain their water system to prevent frost damage to pipes. We offer a drain down service to all caravan owners at Silver Bay so if you require a drain down, please contact Owner Services on 01407 860860 or reception@silverbay.co.uk (this may be compulsory with some insurance policies – make sure to check your caravan insurance requirements). To reconnect your caravan we require at least five days notice so please give us plenty of notice when you wish to return.

We look forward to seeing you all over the festive period and wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! See you in February 2020 when we reopen for the new season.


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With Christmas just weeks away, it’s time to get into the Christmas spirit! Christmas on Anglesey is such a magical time and there’s all sorts of fantastic events taking place on the island. Keep reading to find out more about upcoming Christmas events on Anglesey.

Beaumaris Victorian Christmas

Taking place on the 23rd and 24th November, the Beaumaris Victorian Christmas is an excellent opportunity to get into the Christmas spirit. There’ll be a wide range of craft and charity stalls as well as all the shops Beaumaris has to offer. Get your Christmas shopping started – or finished for those who like to be extra prepared. There’ll also be plenty of activities available for all ages, including a visit from Santa and the Elf School. The event has free parking, perfect for getting all your family and friends together.

Christmas Light Switch On in Amlwch

The perfect way to get the Christmas season started, the Christmas lights switch on will be taking place in Amlwch again. This year the switch on will be on Saturday 30th November from 4pm to 8pm.

Enchanted Christmas at Greenwood Family Park

Starting on Saturday 30th November and running on selected dates throughout December, take a two hour twilight adventure full of elves, activities and magical surroundings at Greenwood Family Park.

Tickets are £20 per child and £7 per adult; you’ll receive a magical passport along with your ticket to give you access to your twilight adventure. Join the elves in the gingerbread workshop and have a go at decorating your very own gingerbread man, followed by a walk through the enchanted forest to Santa’s house. Enter Santa’s home for a photo with the man himself and receive a golden ticket for Santa’s toy factory, where you can exchange the ticket for a Christmas toy.

Your ticket also entitles you to a cup of hot chocolate or non-alcoholic mulled wine, elf school activities and access to the soft play area.

Christmas Fayre at Tre-Ysgawen Hall

The Tre-Ysgawen Hall annual Christmas fayre will be held on Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December this year. Starting at 10am and running until 5pm each day, you’ll have the opportunity to meet Santa on both days between 12pm and 1:30pm, and 2pm and 4:30pm.

There’ll also be plenty of unique gift ideas for you to take home from the best crafts people in the region.

Côr Ieuenctid Môn Christmas Concert at Canolfan Beaumaris

Taking place on Sunday 1st December at Canolfan Beaumaris, the Anglesey Youth Choir will be bringing you the sounds of Christmas from 3pm to 7pm at their Christmas concert. Tickets can be purchased from Eventbrite.

Christmas Rock Line at Trearddur Bay

The Christmas Rock Line is back and this year it’s taking place along the promenade at Trearddur Bay. The Rock Line will be held on Saturday 14th December from 11am to 2pm; this is an earlier finish than usual to make sure it is still light and not too cold. There will also be a charity donation and this year all proceeds will go to RNLI Trearddur Bay Lifeboat. There’s about a month to go until this event so get painting, and make sure it’s Christmas-themed!

We hope this has given you a taste of Christmas on Anglesey; there’s many other events taking place on the island that we couldn’t fit in.

Have a Christmas event you’d like to share? Let us know on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.


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As the temperatures drop, there’s nothing we love more than a delicious Sunday roast to warm us up. The preparation and washing up can put many people off so we’re lucky to be surrounded by amazing pubs and restaurants that serve up their own. But where can you find the best Sunday lunch on Anglesey?

We may be biased but we think the Sunday carvery at The Deck House is definitely not one to be missed. But if you need some more inspiration, we’ve put together some of our favourite places on Anglesey to have Sunday lunch.

Château Rhianfa

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If you want to indulge in Sunday lunch in the surroundings of a grade II listed luxury hotel, then Le Dragon Rouge Restaurant at Château Rhianfa is definitely worth a visit. Treat yourself to a three course feast using only the finest ingredients sourced from local butchers and farmers and walk it off in the Château’s beautiful gardens.

Breeze Hill Hotel

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Another hotel on the list, Breeze Hill Hotel is described as having one of the best Sunday lunches on Anglesey. Situated in Benllech Bay, Breeze Hill is great for the whole family. With a Sunday lunch at just £9.75, you’d be silly not to give it a try. Can’t make it there on a Sunday? The hotel also serves a mid-week carvery every Wednesday from 12pm to 2pm with the option to eat in or take away.

The Bull Inn

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Sunday lunch doesn’t have to be reserved just for Sunday. At The Bull Inn you can enjoy a carvery every day of the week, all day long. Based in Pentraeth, The Bull Inn specialises in home-cooked comfort food in a traditional pub setting and is frequented by locals and visitors alike.

The Anglesey Arms

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One of the first buildings to greet you as you cross the bridge into Anglesey, The Anglesey Arms offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere with delicious home cooked food and real ales. Every Sunday they offer a choice of Welsh roast beef, slow cooked lamb shank, pork belly or homemade nut roast. Looking to indulge? There’s also the option to have two courses for £16.50 or three courses for £20.

Liverpool Arms Hotel

Photo by the Liverpool Arms Hotel

Dating back to the 14th century, the Liverpool Arms Hotel offers a variety of real ales and home cooked food in cosy surroundings, including an open fire and oak beams. Every Sunday from 12pm they serve up a traditional carvery and, except for the Yorkshire puddings and stuffing, it’s all gluten free so perfect for those who can’t have gluten.

Tre-Ysgawen Hall

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Tre-Ysgawen Hall was originally built as one of the country’s grand mansions in 1882 and is one of the finest country house hotels in Wales. You don’t have to be a guest to enjoy the amazing surroundings of the hotel. Served every Sunday from 12pm to 2pm, you can enjoy a Sunday roast and choose from a selection of roast beef, pork or chicken, served with all the trimmings plus a choice of delicious starters and desserts.

The Bulkeley Hotel

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The Bulkeley Hotel is a Grade I listed building located in the heart of Beaumaris, just a short walk from the beach. The hotel has two restaurants to choose from, Hansoms and Bistro 1832, and Hansoms serves up a Sunday roast every Sunday. They have a great selection of meats to choose from, including chicken breast, roast leg of Welsh lamb, topside of beef, loin of Welsh pork, baked salmon, and a brie and apple cider tart.

The Seacroft

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Located on Trearddur Bay, The Seacroft offers superb local food and a roaring open fire, perfect for retreating to after a walk on the beach. They also serve up a delicious Sunday lunch with a choice of roast meats and all the trimmings. There’s also the option to add extras such as pigs in blankets or an extra Yorkshire pudding. They also have vegetarian and vegan options, which is perfect if you have different dietary requirements.

The Valley

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What was once a traditional coaching house on the Holyhead to London route, The Valley is now a thriving pub serving up a range of real ales and homemade food. On Sundays they serve up a carvery between 12 – 4pm; choose from three different meats and plenty of seasonal and local vegetables.

The Deck House at Silver Bay

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Served every Sunday from 12pm, The Deck House carvery offers a selection of different meats with all the trimmings. Plus you can have three courses for just £15.95! Booking is essential to ensure you have a table; make sure to book in advance by calling The Deck House on 01407 862046.

We hope this has given you enough inspiration; there should be enough there to enjoy a Sunday lunch every Sunday from now until Christmas! Do you have a favourite spot for Sunday lunch on Anglesey? Let us know on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

Or if you’re interested in finding out more about life here at Silver Bay, download our free brochure for more information.


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We are thrilled to announce that we are on the list of the cleanest beaches in North Wales.

Clean Beaches in North Wales

New figures revealed earlier this month found that North Wales has some of the cleanest bathing water in Europe. 34 out of a total of 44 beaches in the area have achieved the EU’s highest water standard, ‘excellent’. We’re thrilled to announce Silver Bay beach is on that list.

The remaining spots received either a ‘good’ or ‘sufficient’ rating for water quality. The figures also show that the amount of ‘excellent’ waters across Wales has gone up from 78 to 83 over the past year.

Excellent bathing water quality is one of the key criteria required for a beach to earn the prestigious Blue Flag status; we are proud to have been awarded a Green Coast Award, part of the Blue Flag awards, earlier this year.

Wales Coast Awards

The Blue Flag is part of the Wales Coast Awards, run by Keep Wales Tidy, which honours the region’s best beaches and marinas. This year, we became the first private business to apply for a coast award on behalf of a beach. We are now the proud owners of the Green Coast Award, which is awarded to beaches that don’t have the infrastructure and management of a traditional seaside resort. The Green Coast Award recognises the hidden gems along our coastline and we are thrilled that Silver Bay has earned that accolade.

To be awarded the Blue Flag status a beach must meet a strict set of criteria. This includes cleanliness, safety and facilities. The award also looks at beaches that meet high environmental standards and tough international bathing water quality standards.

The Blue Flag is important as it helps to set the standard high for beaches, marinas and boat tour operators. It also guarantees that you, as a visitor, have arrived at a quality destination.

Our holiday homes are located within walking distance from Silver Bay beach, perfect for a beach day or a leisurely stroll. The beach is also home to our school holiday activities, such as our sandcastle competition and beach mudder (think Tough Mudder but with sand). 

If you’re interested in finding out more about life here at Silver Bay, you can download our brochure for more information.


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When it comes to the best places to eat on Anglesey, there’s a lot to choose from! We asked our holiday home owners and followers where their favourite places to eat are and put them all together for you in a lovely map. From fine dining restaurants and gastropubs to cosy cafes and street food venues, Anglesey has it all!

Keep reading to find out more.

Catch 22 Brasserie

Catch 22 Brasserie

Catch 22 Brasserie is a contemporary family-run restaurant located in Valley. Its seasonal menu is focused on locally sourced ingredients, offering international flavours and some British home comforts too, all served in a cosy and relaxed setting. Everything is made from scratch, from their freshly baked sourdough to the famous Snickers trifle, and they recently launched a new menu, including some excellent veggie and vegan options.

What the reviews say:

“the food was amazing”

“five star food with first class service”

“our favourite restaurant on Anglesey”

Website: http://www.catch22brasserie.co.uk/index.html

Address: London Road, Valley, Anglesey, LL65 3DP

Opening times: Mon – Thu 10:30am – 2:30pm and 5:30pm – 8:30pm, Fridays 10:30am – 2:30pm and 5:30pm – 9:00pm, Saturdays 10:30am – 9:00pm, Sundays 10:30am – 8:00pm

The Black Seal

The Black Seal

The Black Seal is a modern restaurant located right next to the beach in Trearddur Bay, serving up contemporary British cuisine as well as dishes from around the world. They have their own custom-built, wood-fired pizza oven (we’ve heard the pizzas are delicious) and an extensive selection of gluten free menu items. We’ve also been told the tapas menu is definitely worth a try.

They have a great range of delicious desserts and some fabulous cocktail specials too that you can enjoy while looking out to sea.

What the reviews say:

“the food was faultless”

“a very cosy and buzzing little place”

“great views of the beach”

Website: http://www.theblackseal.co.uk/index.html

Address: Lon Isallt, Holyhead, LL65 2UP

Opening times: Open 7 days a week, kitchen – 12:00pm – 9:00pm, bar – 11:00am – 11:00pm

Sea Shanty Cafe

Sea Shanty Cafe

The Sea Shanty Cafe is a favourite for our owners with children. Located in a prime spot close to the beach, they boast some of the best fish and chips in the area. It also has a lovely nautical theme inside and is dog friendly so it’s a perfect spot after a walk on the beach. The place gets very busy so we would definitely recommend booking a table in advance.

What the reviews say:

“the atmosphere, the decor, and the friendliness of the staff is brilliant”

“the food is delightful”

“we ate there three times in a week and the food was great every time”

Website: https://seashantycafe.co.uk/

Address: Lon St Ffraid, Trearddur Bay, LL65 2YR

Opening times: Open 7 days a week (except Christmas Day), Breakfast – 9:00am – 11:30am, Main menu – 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Ice cream parlour – 10:00am – 10:00pm, Tea/coffee and cakes available all day

Ann’s Pantry

Ann's Pantry

Described as “cute” by one of our owners, Ann’s Pantry is a family run cafe and restaurant located in the picture postcard village of Moelfre and has been running under the same name since 1926! Well known for their homemade cakes, they only use free range Welsh eggs and natural flavours such as lemon and freshly ground coffee. Their homemade scones are also a treat!

On a good day you can enjoy the weather in one of their outside areas, from their lovely walled garden to the sunny courtyard. Dogs are welcome inside and out, they just ask that all customers keep their dogs on a lead.

Their evening menu changes from week to week and season to season and they can also cater for special diets if you let them know when you book your table – reservations are definitely recommended as it is quite a small place.

What the reviews say:

“Ann’s Pantry is a must to visit”

“delicious and unusual food”

“lovely food and organic wine with smiling and friendly staff”

Website: https://www.annspantry.co.uk/

Address: Moelfre, Anglesey, LL72 8HL

The Marram Grass

The Marram Grass

The Marram Grass offers a menu that is inspired by the land and people around it and is always focused on what is available locally or from its own garden. Give yourself the full Marram Grass dining experience with one of its taster menus or enjoy a private dining experience for up to 10 people where you can watch the chefs prep, cook and serve the food right in front of you.

There’s also a cookery school and experience days available if you’re looking to enhance your own cooking skills or take your foodie journey to the next level.

What the reviews say:

“well worth every penny”

“hands down one of the best meals I have ever had”

“the food was absolutely incredible!”

Website: https://www.themarramgrass.com/

Address: White Lodge, Newborough, Anglesey, LL61 6RS

Opening times: Thu – Sun 12:00pm – 3:00pm and 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Freckled Angel

Freckled Angel

The Freckled Angel started as a private catering business in 2013 and went on to become a restaurant in 2016. Combining the concept of Spanish tapas with British flavours and techniques, the Freckled Angel uses locally sourced ingredients to create a unique dining experience.

Earlier this year they were awarded Cheshire Life’s North Wales Dining Excellence Award and they recently made it into the Good Food Guide 2020. They also recently launched a new menu and now offer a takeaway service called Home Kitchen, perfect for busy people looking for something wholesome and quick.

What the reviews say:

“exceptional tasty locally sourced tapas”

“will definitely visit again the next time in Anglesey”

“each small plate was an explosion of taste and delight” 

Website: http://www.freckled-angel-fine-catering.co.uk/

Address: 49 High Street, Menai Bridge, LL59 5EF

Opening times: Mon – Sat 5:00pm – 8:30pm

Langdons

Langdons

Located in Holyhead Marina, Langdons offers delicious homemade food with stunning sea views and the beautiful backdrop of Holyhead Mountain.

On a Sunday they serve up a carvery with joints of meat to choose from and fresh trimmings to go along with it. Booking is definitely recommended as Sundays can get very busy at Langdons but they also offer home delivery on their Sunday roast if you don’t fancy leaving the house. They also have live music throughout the year so make sure to keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates.

What the reviews say:

“give it a go you won’t be disappointed”

“the service and the food was outstanding”

“a great find”

Website: https://www.langdons.restaurant/

Address: Holyhead Marina, Newry Beach, Anglesey, LL65 1YA

The White Eagle

The White Eagle

The White Eagle underwent a major redevelopment in 2007 and now serves a seasonal menu featuring the best of British cuisine. It has a close relationship with local farms and producers, from award-winning family butchers to oysters caught fresh from the Menai. Both family and dog friendly, The White Eagle has a warm and friendly atmosphere and a feature floor to ceiling gable wall that overlooks the stunning Anglesey coastline.

They’re also known to serve some of the best fish and chips in the area so definitely give them a try if you fancy some.

What the reviews say:

“lovely pub and super friendly staff”

“a great restaurant with food and staff to match”

“had the church bay dressed crab which was out of this world”

Website: https://www.white-eagle.co.uk/

Address: Rhoscolyn, Holyhead, LL65 2NJ

Opening times: Mon – Sun 12:00pm – 11:00pm

Food service: Mon – Sun 12:00pm – 9:00pm

The Oyster Catcher

The Oyster Catcher

The Oyster Catcher is just a few minutes’ walk from Traeth Llydan and is located on the former site of the Maelog Lake Hotel, where, in 2009, the land was used to build a chef academy.

Enjoy a meal in one of the heated beach huts overlooking the dunes of Rhosneigr or dine in the formal dining area, perfect for a special group gathering or romantic occasion. The Oyster Catcher is also dog-friendly, perfect for stopping off after a walk on the beach.

What the reviews say:

“will definitely be going again”

“excellent service”

“great food with amazing views” 

Website: https://www.oystercatcheranglesey.co.uk/

Address: Maelog Lake, Rhosneigr, Anglesey, LL64 5JP

Opening times: Mon – Sat 10:00am – 11:00pm

Food service: Mon – Sat 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Sundays 12:00pm – 8:00pm

The Tavern on the Bay

The Tavern on the Bay

The Tavern on the Bay is a gastropub located at St. David’s Park, bridging the gap between an upmarket restaurant and traditional tavern. Originally a marine cottage, the building now has a full glass front and extension with 270o panoramic views of Benllech Bay, Red Wharf Bay and the Great Orme in Llandudno.

The head chef prides himself on using locally sourced ingredients to provide a seasonal menu with an imaginative take on well loved dishes. There is also a resident pianist – The Piano on the Bay.

What the reviews say:

“the nicest chicken burger I’ve ever had”

“a lovely walk on the beach followed by an excellent dinner”

“what a fabulous restaurant!”

Website: http://www.thetavernonthebay.co.uk/

Address: St David’s Park, Red Wharf Bay, LL75 8RJ

Opening times: Mon – Thu 12:00pm – 2:00pm and 5:00pm – 8:30pm, Fri – Sat 12:00pm – 2:00pm and 5:00pm – 9:00pm, Sundays 12:00pm – 3:00pm and 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Bar opening times: Mon – Thu 11:00am – 10:30pm, Sundays 11:00am – 10:00pm

Simply Street Bar and Grill

Simply Street Bar and Grill

Brought to you by the people who ran Chuckwagon BBQ, Simply Street Bar and Grill is a hip, casual dining venue offering fresh and tasty street food. They recently launched a new menu with a range of different dishes including hanging kebabs, bao buns, tacos and some fantastic desserts.

They also have a great range of unusual cocktails, from Vimto Daiquiris to Gin and Tonic Sorbets, to go along with your food or perfect if you just want to go out for drinks.

What the reviews say:

“definitely worth a visit”

“a fantastic foodie experience”

“our only disappointment is that we were too full to have a dessert” 

Website: https://www.simplystreetbarandgrill.co.uk/

Address: 1 Stanley Terrace, Boston Street, Holyhead, LL65 1BY

Opening times: Sun – Tue 5:00pm – 9:00pm, Wed – Sat 12:00pm – 9:00pm

Benllech Tandoori

Benllech Tandoori

Benllech Tandoori serves up South Asian cuisine that is tasty, pure and healthy, as well as absolutely authentic. Going back to the roots of Indian cuisine, they work with professional chefs from every region to source dishes that are deeply traditional and bring them up to date with modern cooking methods. Earlier this year they were also voted the number one Indian restaurant in Anglesey according to traveller reviews on TripAdvisor.

What the reviews say:

“best curry I have had for a long time”

“lovely service and atmosphere”

“well worth a visit if you’re in the area”

Website: https://benllechtandoori.com

Address: Storws wen, LL78 8JY

Opening times: Sun – Thu 5:00pm – 10:00pm, Fri – Sat 4:30pm – 10:30pm

We hope you enjoyed our run down of the best places to eat on Anglesey and that you’ll be giving some of them a try in the near future. Do you have any other suggestions? Or maybe you want to share your experience of one of the places listed above? Let us know on one of our social media channels, you can find us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

If you would like to find out more about life at Silver Bay, you can download our free brochure.


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Halloween is just a few weeks away and things are getting spooky here at Silver Bay. With October half term just around the corner we wanted to share our October Half Term 2019 Activity Planner with you. We’ve also got lots of parties coming up as well as live music and some fantastic offers at The Deck House. Keep reading to find out more.

Summer winners

First of all we’d like to say a big congratulations to our competition winners over the summer. Maisie, Eva, William and Evie were the winners of our sandcastle competition with their amazing sand crab. We also held our annual fishing competition, with Bill Booth winning the prize for heaviest fish and Gareth Coates winning the prize for most species caught. Last but not least, the Silver Bay Surfers were, once again, crowned the winner of our Beach Mudder competition. Well done to everyone who took part and we hope to see you all taking part again next year.

October half term 2019 activities

October half term 2019

There’s just over a week to go until the October half term and we have all sorts of exciting activities planned for you. Keep reading to find out more and you can download our October Half Term 2019 Activity Planner to remind you what’s coming up.

We’ve introduced some new activities for the October half term including Feel the Beat on Tuesdays and Silver Bay Scarecrows taking place on Tuesday 22nd October and Friday 1st November.

For the sporty ones out there we’ve got Soccer School on a Wednesday and Family Football on Fridays.

In the run up to Halloween we’ve got some spooky themed activities, including Jack-O’-Lantern Pizzas, Creepy Crafts, Magic Potions, Pumpkin Pottery Painting and Spooky Sand Art.

Missed the bees over the summer? Not to worry! We’ve got more Meet the Bees sessions on the 24th and 31st October as well as our Beeswax Candle Making sessions.

We also have lots of other activities available, such as movie nights, photography for teenagers and woodland cupcakes to name just a few.

As usual, booking for these activities will be available on our online booking system from 10am the day before.

Party season has begun!

October half term 2019

Halloween party

Don’t forget to grab your ticket for our Halloween party (owners only), taking place on Saturday 26th October. Arrive in your spookiest costume from 5pm for fun and games and then dance the night away until midnight. The children’s buffet will be served from 5:30pm to 6:30pm and the adults buffet will be available from 7:30pm to 8:30pm. Adult tickets are £9, child tickets are £7 and infants go free. If you haven’t reserved your ticket already, head on over to our online booking system to reserve yours today.

Family Christmas party

Santa Claus is coming to town! Our family Christmas party (owners only) takes place on Saturday 30th November this year. Starting at 5pm with fun and games followed by the delicious children’s buffet before our VIP arrives. We’ll be carrying on the festive cheer with a disco, dancing and adults buffet. Adult tickets are £10, child tickets are £8 and infants go free. Tickets are available to purchase now on our online booking system.

Adult’s Christmas party

The Adult’s Christmas party takes place on Saturday 7th December and is for owners, spa members and their guests aged 18 and over. Starting at 7pm, you’ll receive a Prosecco cocktail on arrival, a delicious buffet meal, live entertainment and dancing until late. Tickets are £10, grab yours before they’re gone over on our online booking system.

New Year’s Eve

You’re invited to welcome in 2020 with friends and family at The Deck House, starting at 5pm on Tuesday 31st December. We’ll have live music from Uptown Beat followed by a disco until 1am. The children’s buffet will be served on arrival and fabulous food for the adults will be served later in the evening. Adult tickets are £27.50, child tickets are £12 and infants go free. Tickets are available on our online booking system.

Offers at The Deck House

October half term 2019

Throughout October, November and December our Sunday carvery is back! Available every Sunday from 12pm, choose from a selection of different meats and all the trimmings. Make sure to book in advance by calling The Deck House on 01407 862046.

We’ve also got some amazing offers here at The Deck House, including:

  • 3 for 2 on Prosecco Raffaello (all 750ml or 200ml bottles)
  • Gin of the week with free fever tree tonic – call The Deck House on 01407 862046 to check what the choice of the week is
  • Sports Special – 4 nibbles of your choice and a draft pint for £6.95
  • Beer Bucket – 4 bottles of lager for £10 (choose from Sol, Peroni, Budweiser or Corona)

Throughout December we’ll also have our Christmas menu available, including three delicious courses for just £22.50. The menu will be available from the 1st until the 23rd of December and must be booked at least a week in advance; call The Deck House on 01407 862046 to book. Take a look at the menu below:

Silver Bay Christmas menu 2019

Live music at The Deck House

October half term 2019

We’ve got some amazing live music acts coming up at The Deck House to keep you entertained.

On Saturday 19th October the fabulous 45RPM return; starting at 9pm, 45RPM are upbeat and exciting, playing classic covers from the 1960s right up to present day chart hits.

On Saturday 16th November at 9pm we’re joined by Fleetwood Mac tribute duo The Chain, playing all the Fleetwood Mac hits as well as other popular guitar rock classics.

There’s no need to book tickets for the live music but we suggest you reserve a table if you wish to dine on these evenings. You can reserve a table by calling The Deck House on 01407 862046.

Christmas gifts at the Spa

Looking for that extra special Christmas gift? We have some lovely aromatherapy candles and luxury Quartz Spa gift sets available with prices starting from £7.99. Not forgetting our gift vouchers! Give the spa a call on 01407 862049 to find out what gifts are available.

We hope to see you all over the October half term and through into the festive period. If you would like to find out more about life here at Silver Bay, you can download our free brochure or find out more about our available lodges.