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SouthportHighlights

  1. Lining Chapel Street and the Town Hall Gardens, the Christmas markets will add to the festivity of the Yuletide season.
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Welcome to Southport

Different Everytime

Situated on the Sefton coast, Southport is easy to reach from all over the North West. Close to both Liverpool and Manchester, Southport is a great coastal town to escape the hustle and bustle of a big city for a day out, short break or a 'staycation'!


Time to explore 22 miles of coast

Boasting a beautiful and expansive coastline, Southport is surrounded by natural beauty, making it a great place to escape.

Starting your journey along the coast, at Crosby beach you can experience the Anthony Gormley art installation 'Another Place', 100 iron men standing proudly looking out to sea, which at various points throughout the day can be seen in very different ways, giving you a different expeirence every time.

Heading to Formby beach, you climb through the natural dunes until you come to the most beautful and expansive view of the coast before your eyes.

Moving towards Southport, Ainsdale beach is a haven where you can kite surf, para cart and enjoy other beach activities - perfect for active families.

Once in Southport you can leave the town behind and head to Southport beach, build sandcastles or wander down the pier and enjoy the beautiful coastal views, we are sure you won't be disappointed;!


Time to enjoy events all year round

Watch the birdies fly on our world-class golf courses Feel the need for speed at the Southport Air Show

Watch music and sparks make magic in the sky at the British Musical Fireworks Championship. Time to fill your tummies, it's time for the Food and Drink Festival.

All year round, Southport is host to many events, making your visits different every time!


Time to tickle your tastebuds

Boasting the most independent eateries outside of London, Southport is rich with its food offering.

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee stop or food on the go - there is always time to sample some high quality cuisine in Southport.

Once the night time arrives it is time to explore the bars and pubs in Southport. Gin bars, whiskey bars, speakeasy bars, this is your time and whatever you fancy, you can enjoy it in Southport!


Time for fun experiencing different things

Whether it is building sandcastles on the beach with the kids, or eating fish and chips on the promenade watching the sun go down.

Enjoying the tranquillity of the coast wandering along the Pier or having some fun in the arcades.

Trying the exciting water sports or the thrills of a funfair.

Exploring nature reserves and cycle routes.

Magnificent fairways, tree lined boulevards, miles of coast and attractive woodland.

This is family time.


Time to book your accommodation

Boutique hotels, luxurious B&B’s, warm and cosy 'home from home' guest houses.

Southport is brimming over with places to stay the night, weekend or longer. Pick and choose to suit your needs.

This is your time.

This is Southport Time
 

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  1. On the night before Christmas, Emily stares out of the window, hugs her teddy and waits excitedly for the morning, while in the corner a little mouse called Eddie can’t understand why only humans are allowed to get presents.
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  2. Lining Chapel Street and the Town Hall Gardens, the Christmas markets will add to the festivity of the Yuletide season.
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  3. Celebrate Big Imaginations Festival here at The Atkinson.
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  4. Lily lives with Grandpa in a pretty little cottage somewhere in the countryside. There are just two more sleeps until Lily’s birthday, and she’s very excited.
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Things to doHighlights

  1. Southport Little Theatre
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  2. Not ony does Southport have 22 miles of coast it also boasts a Grade II listed pier on Southport Beach.
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  3. An award winning unique museum of over 300 rare restored exhibits of the garden machinery.
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Time toStay Over

  1. Peaky Blinders Accommodation - modern comfort with a 20's twist
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  2. Bedrooms at Formby Hall
    Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa is situated on the outskirts of Southport and just 13 miles away from Liverpool. There are 76 newly furbished contemporary bedrooms with a choice of Classic, Executive or Deluxe. All rooms are fully equipped with LCD flat screen TV and free WiFi. Formby Hall also offers a newly furbished full service restaurant and bar, luxurious spa, heated indoor swimming pool and an on-site 18 hole championship golf course plus a 9 hole par 3 links course. There is ample free on-site car parking for up to 500 cars and free WiFi throughout. The hotel can offer FREE coach transfers for large groups attending events at the Southport Theatre & Convention Centre (Conditions apply and would need to be arranged in advance).
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