An award-winning day out at Haydock Park Racecourse

Haydock Park Racecourse in Merseyside is situated in between the two great northern cities of Liverpool and Manchester, just minutes from the M6. Twice winner of Racecourse of the Year, it’s a very popular course which hosts regular jump and flat racing. There’s so much to explore in the surrounding area with Manchester and Liverpool both around 40 minutes’ drive away, plus popular local attractions such as Knowsley Safari Park.

Take a walk on the wild side at Knowsley Safari Park

Knowsley Safari Park is only ten miles away and famous for its five-mile safari drive which is the longest in Britain. Admire the lions, tigers and wolves along the drive before exploring more of the park on foot. Walking through the bat forest is a must-do experience, or there are viewing windows for those who prefer to see these fascinating flying creatures from slightly further away. Also Nearby is Gulliver’s World Theme Park where little ones will love the 32 rides and Big Top Soft Play Tent.

Shop till you drop at the Trafford Centre

Intu Trafford Centre in Manchester is only a 25-minute drive and a shoppers’ paradise with all the big-name stores plus Europe’s largest food court, cinema, laser quest, icy fun at Chill Factore next door and even a SEA LIFE centre. Art-lovers will enjoy the Nearby Lowry Centre where you can see works by the famous northern artist plus regular theatre shows too. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Haydock Park Racecourse? Travelodge Haydock St Helen’s Hotel’s your Nearest or try Travelodge Warrington Lowton Hotel.