Llandudno in UK's top 10 destinations

Llandudno was voted the 9th top destination in the UK Credit: ITV News

Llandudno has been named in the UK's top 10 travel destinations in a poll by travel website, TripAdvisor.

The seaside town came in 9th place behind London, Manchester, Glasgow, Liverpool, Belfast, Blackpool, Birmingham and Torquay, but ahead of Bristol.

Angus Struthers, of TripAdvisor, said: "With the choice of so many beautiful destinations in the UK, it's fantastic that travellers have named, Llandudno as among the UK's very best."

A Visit Wales spokesperson said: "We are delighted that Llandudno in Wales has been recognised as one of the best destinations in the uK. A beautiful seaside town, Llandudno boasts a special Welsh charm, Victorian elegance and beautiful beaches.

"The town has long been known for its warm welcome and we are very proud that the Lauriston Court Hotel in Llandudno was also named the number one hotel for service in the world in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Hotel Awards earlier this year."