Destination guide

Travel to friendly Liverpool

Enjoy the area's museums, theatre scene and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Liverpool. Well known for its shopping, bars and local tours, this welcoming city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit Merseyside Maritime Museum, World Museum Liverpool or Walker Art Gallery. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Liverpool

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Liverpool has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chester Zoo (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
  • Cavern Club (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Liverpool Wheel (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • CoverStar Experiences (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Liverpool Watersports Centre (1 mi / 1.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Liverpool

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Liverpool is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wavertree Botanic Gardens (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Sefton Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sefton Park Palm House (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Port Sunlight Museum (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Otterspool Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Calderstones Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Liverpool

Fly into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), the closest airport, located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Manchester (MAN), which is 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Moorfields Station, James Street Station and Liverpool Lime Street Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Liverpool?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 521 holiday rentals near Liverpool. From 62 Cottages to 260 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Liverpool for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Liverpool?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Liverpool:

  • Liverpool City Centre: 204 holiday homes
  • Vauxhall: 125 holiday homes
  • Hope Street: 138 holiday homes
  • Ropewalks: 176 holiday homes
  • Georgian Quarter: 123 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Liverpool?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Liverpool. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Crosby Beach: 621 holiday rentals
  • Huyton Station: 735 holiday rentals
  • Liverpool Wheel: 815 holiday rentals
  • Mendips - John Lennon Home: 771 holiday rentals
  • Anfield Road Stadium: 695 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Liverpool listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Liverpool?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Cottages in Liverpool. Our other popular types of Liverpool holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 260 holiday houses
  • Houses: 171 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 62 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Liverpool?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Liverpool. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.