Time to tee off on our magnificent fairways
Southport is home to the UK's highest concentration of championship links courses - it is perfect for a golfing holiday, no matter what your handicap!
Royal Birkdale will once again host The 146th Open Championship this year, having hosted it on nine previous occasions. This prestigious course is the jewel in the crown of Southport’s golfing heritage and is widely regarded as the best links course in the England!
But Southport's reputation for being England's Golfing Capital is not just based on Royal Birkdale, it boasts several more championship courses within 15 minutes-drive of the town centre and another only half an hour away, which is why it is regarded as ‘England's Golfing Capital'.
Time to explore the rest of Southport
When you’re not on the course there are so many things to do in Southport. A spot of shopping along Lord Streets designer shops, exploring the 22 miles of beautiful coastline, or relaxing in the huge range of restaurants.
Time to stay over
You can indulge yourself and stay in boutique accommodation such as The Vincent Hotel & Spa, relax with trusted national hotel brands like the Ramada Plaza, or enjoy the home comforts of one of the many family run self-catering properties and bed and breakfasts.
We are here to help you build your ideal golfing holiday; you can browse our accommodation and build your own itinerary or why not use one of our specialist companies who have local knowledge and good relationships with golf courses to book your trip.
Using a specialist golfing company will make your booking smooth and hassle free. These companies have all the information you need to book, including tee times and transport information. Alternatively you can book tee times through England’s Golf Coast.
An ideal base
Southport is also an ideal base for Royal Liverpool Golf Club. You can leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind, relax and enjoy some of the best links golf in the world - why would you need to try anywhere else?