Southport’s Coastal Splendour

Explore the classic seaside resort of Southport with its miles of golden sands, the vibrant city of Liverpool, the unique village of Port Sunlight and beautiful Ness Botanic Gardens from one of our great hotels…
Day 1 Arrival
We arrive at our hotel in time for dinner.

Day 2 Liverpool
Today, we spend time in the famous city of Liverpool where there are many fantastic attractions to enjoy, including Mersey ferry cruises, the Albert Dock, the World Museum, the Beatles Magical Mystery Tour, The British Music Experience, the iconic Cavern Club
and tours of Liverpool’s famous football stadiums, to name but a few!

Day 3 Southport & Rufford Old Hall
We spend a leisurely morning at our hotel or in Southport and after lunch we make our way to one of the finest Tudor buildings in the area, Rufford Old Hall. We enjoy an introductory talk before touring the house and 14 acres of gardens at our leisure.

Day 4 Port Sunlight, Lever Art Gallery & Ness Botanic Gardens
This morning, we visit Port Sunlight, the village that William Hesketh Lever built for his Sunlight Soap factory workers in 1888. Here, we meet our step-on guide for a 1 hour tour around the village, after which we visit the Port Sunlight Museum, Lady Lever Art Gallery and tea room before we make our way to Ness Botanic Gardens, where we enjoy a guided tour of the spectacular gardens, offering stunning views across the dramatic Dee Estuary.

Day 5 Departure
This morning, we make our way home.

Best Western Royal Clifton Hotel

AAA No Single Supplement for Double Rooms Seafront Location Value Hotel
The 3 star Victorian Royal Clifton hotel occupies a great location on Southport’s promenade, offering panoramic views across the North West coastline, yet is just a few minutes’ walk from the heart of Southport. The hotel has 111 tastefully furnished bedrooms, a bar and spacious lounge where guests can relax. Dinner is served in the restaurant or Windsor Suite and leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, sauna and gym. • Ground floor rooms • Lift • Bar • Restaurant • Tea/coffee in room • Leisure facilities • Coach parking is off-site & chargeable

Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa

Formby, Liverpool
AAAA Collection Hotel
This sophisticated and intimate 4 star hotel is situated in the countryside just outside the upmarket Formby and only 7 miles from Southport. Having undergone a complete refurbishment in 2017, the hotel is fabulous throughout and maintained to a high standard. The 76 spacious bedrooms offer understated, beautiful and contemporary design and have been created with luxury and comfort in mind. All bathrooms have a separate bath and shower. The public areas are spacious throughout and offer plenty of seating for groups. The smart and modern bar and restaurant both offer fabulous views of the golf course and there is a superb patio for those warmer days. The extensive spa facilities include 10 therapy rooms, steam rooms, ice fountains and showers, heated relaxation beds, a spa bath and swimming pool. • Ground floor rooms • Lift • Bar • Restaurant • Tea/coffee in room • Leisure facilities • Coach parking is on-site & free of charge

Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa

Formby, Liverpool
4 Nights Half Board
Apr 2019 Twin from £264pp
Jun 2019 Twin from £274pp
Sept 2019 Twin from £269pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £90
Selected Dates Only

• Porterage & welcome tea/coffee
• Choice of menu & tea/coffee after dinner

Best Western Royal Clifton Hotel & Spa

Southport, Lancashire
4 Nights Half Board
Apr & Oct 2019 Twin from £192pp
May, Jun & Sept 2019 Twin from £214pp
Jul & Aug 2019 Twin from £239pp
No Single Supplement (max 7, incl. driver)

• Porterage & welcome tea/coffee
• Choice of menu & tea/coffee after dinner
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£192 for 5 days

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