This large seaside town sits in the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton, just a short distance from the thriving cities of Liverpool and Manchester. In 2001 it was said to be one the UK’s top ten most popular places to live. Stay at one of our hotels in Southport and you’ll be able to experience everything the locals do, including an impressive 22 miles of coastline, a variety of celebrated golf courses – one of which hosts the Open Championship and a number of scenic spots. All of these attractions make Southport an ideal option for a family break.
Book hotels in Southport
Book one of our Southport hotels and you’ll be able to explore all this seaside town has to offer, including a trip to the New Pleasureland Southport, a theme park and a favourite with children. If you’d prefer something a little more leisurely in style, opt for a stroll along Southport Pier, situated just four minutes from our Southport hotel. Those with green fingers will be pleased to hear the Botanical Gardens are less than 21 miles from our Liverpool Central Exchange hotel. This floral masterpiece has been open since 1847 and houses an array of colourful shrubs and greenery, as well as a multitude of pretty pathways, lakes and a café serving tasty homemade food and snacks.
Things to do in Southport
Southport boasts an array of things to do and staying at one of our hotels in Southport will grant you easy access to an array of the area’s must-see attractions, including Hesketh Park – one of the largest parks in the area and a great place to take a loved one for a romantic picnic. Inside the park you’ll find restored ornate fountains, varied wildlife, a children’s play area and what looks to be, an endless lake. Additionally, if you’re travelling with children, a trip to the Model Railway Village is a must. Based on the Southwest’s scenic countryside, this is one of the UK’s biggest garden railway systems.