Are you looking for a traditional seaside holiday? Or perhaps you want to breathe the fresh sea air deep into your lungs?
Not only does Southport have 22 miles of coast but also boasts the Grade II listed Southport Pier, the oldest iron pier in the country, standing for over 150 years.
The four-star rated pier has been described by one reviewer on Trip Advisor as 'A great place to blow the cobwebs away'.
A walk to the end of Southport Pier will give you views across the North West and on a clear day you can see neighbouring Blackpool and even the North Wales coast.
The 1,000 metre long Southport Pier is the second longest in the country, a walk to the end boasts magnificent views.
If that sounds too much like hard work, why not hop on to the pier tram which will take you straight to the end where you can grab a cup of tea in the pier pavilion. soak up the views and enjoy the stunning coastline.
And if there isn't enough history in the pier itself, in the pier pavilion you can view a small exhibition on Southport's history as well as playing traditional penny slot machines including pre decimal one armed bandits.
And if you are looking for more tradition, Silcocks Funland at the pier entrance has plenty of amusements including the famous ‘Golden Gallopers’ carousel on the pier forecourt, entertainment indoors and you can also grab a traditional fish and chips - after all we are besides the seaside!
So whether you are planning a traditional seaside trip to enjoy the coast and sea air, are simply looking for an hour of tranquillity and peace, o feel like exercising the legs, the Pier is a 'must see' Southport attraction and one to add to the itinerary!
- VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
|2017 (6 Sep 2016 - 31 Mar 2017)|
|2017 (1 Oct 2016 - 18 Jul 2017)|
|2017 (19 Jul 2017 - 5 Sep 2017)|
* Open every day apart from Christmas Day and during the Southport Air Show.Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change
Social Media Feeds
The Ramada Plaza Hotel is the jewel at the heart of the new 'Waterfront Development' on Southport's...0.06 miles away
When choosing Southport hotels, there's no better place to stay than at the multi award-winning...0.1 miles away
The Sunnyside is a 4 star, friendly, family run Bed and Breakfast offering comfortable, quality...0.11 miles away
Southport’s Little gem... ‘Location Location Location’.
For anyone who has not yet discovered...0.12 miles away
A private deluxe family run business centrally situated to all amenities. A short walk from Lord...0.12 miles away
Proprietors: Michelle & Al Michie.
With excellent food and personal service, you are assured of a...0.13 miles away
Sue and John invite you to come and stay at their 4 star guest accommodation, offering excellent...0.13 miles away
The Seaview has a warm, friendly and inviting atmosphere and is personally supervised by Alex and...0.14 miles away
The Adelphi is only 100 yards from the Southport Theatre and Convention Centre and only minutes...0.15 miles away
The Norwood is a family run private guest house, situated between Lord Street and the Promenade....0.19 miles away
A select family run guest house with an enviable reputation, Le Maitre provides accommodation of...0.2 miles away
Centrally located on elegant Lord Street our classic hotel affords 126 well appointed bedrooms, all...0.2 miles away
A unique stylish boutique hotel situated in Southport, North West of England, The Vincent Hotel...0.25 miles away
The Royal Clifton Hotel in Southport is noted for its exceptional range of facilities and excellent...0.26 miles away
Situated amidst the Victorian grandeur of Lord Street, an elegant tree-lined Boulevard in the heart...0.26 miles away
Inspired by the popular period TV series - Peaky Blinders Accommodation is set in one of...0.3 miles away