Situated on the Isle of Anglesey and right at the edge of the Menai Strait, the town of Menai Bridge is known for its rich history and beautiful scenery. It is names after its iconic Menai Suspension Bridge which was designed by Thomas Telford and completed in 1826. This historic bridge is not only an engineering marvel but also a popular tourist attraction. It was one of the world's first modern suspension bridges and played a crucial role in connecting Anglesey to the Welsh mainland.
Menai Bridge offers stunning views of the Menai Strait and the surrounding countryside. The natural beauty of the area, with its rolling hills, wooded areas, and coastal landscapes, makes it an appealing destination for nature enthusiasts and photographers.
Over the years it has developed as a popular tourist destination, with several restaurants, shops, and accommodations catering to visitors. Although the town relies on tourism, it also has businesses serving the needs of the residents and those travelling between Anglesey and the mainland also being a hub for local services, including small shops, cafes, and schools.
Throughout the year, Menai Bridge will host various events and festivals, showcasing local culture, featuring live music, food festivals and other entertainment. It is an excellent place for outdoor activities such as cycling, walking routes and water sports.
The town is well-connected to the mainland through the Menai Suspension Bridge and the Britannia Bridge, which carries both road and rail traffic. This connectivity makes Menai Bridge a sought-after location for those seeking residency.