If you are heading to Southport for a day out or overnight stay we have pulled a list of common questions that are asked frequently. If the answer to your question is not there then please email us.

What is Southport famous for?

Southport is famous for its Victorian architecture, miles of coast and countryside, the oldest iron Pier and UK's highest concentration of championship links courses; including Royal Birkdale.

Is Southport in Liverpool or Lancashire?

Southport is part of the Liverpool City Region. Historically it was part of Lancashire but boundaries changed in the 1974 and it became part of Merseyside,

Is Southport dog friendly?

Yes, Southport is dog friendly. Check out our dog friendly page for more information

Check out our dog friendly page for more information

General Southport FAQs

Where is Southport?

Southport is located on the North West coast, in between Liverpool and Preston.

Beach FAQs

How far is Southport from the beach?

Southport Beach is a 10-minute walk from Southport Train Station. If you come by car you can pay to park on the beach if the tide is low. Or there are many parking spots close by so you don't have to walk far.

Click here for more information on parking in Southport.