The Resort

Time to enjoy

Often the most important question, after finding our fabulous conference facilities, is what can we offer your delegates when they’ve got time to spare? After all, you have to keep your delegates happy and in Southport, we have everything you need to help you do that.

Contemporary, compact, classy and captivating – the resort of Southport has a wealth of diversions to keep even the most demanding delegate happy. Whether you’re extending your visit or simply looking for something to do in your downtime between business meetings, with a fantastic selection of shops, restaurants and bars to choose from, you’re sure to find something to suit.

Quirky, independent shops to High Street Chains!

Southport has its fair share of high street chain stores, great if you need to urgently replace your tie or can’t live without your favourite sandwich. Where Southport really stands apart though, is with its superb range of independent retailers – from handmade chocolates to high end fashion, artisan breads to bespoke jewellery and everything in between, our eclectic  mix of individual stores offer a cornucopia of goods to entice.

Victorian ArcadesSouthport Market and regular street markets add another dimension to your shopping experience. Add to this a range of shopping plaza’s and the quaint villages of Ainsdale, Birkdale, Churchtown and Formby just outside the town centre an just outside the town centre and your range of tempting options increases even more. 

Foodie Heaven!    

With hundreds of places to eat and drink, Southport presents a smorgasbord of dining choices for even the fussiest delegate. Almost every cuisine is catered for from every corner of the globe, the world is your oyster… or buffalo wing or whatever else you might have a craving for! Ranging from a quick burger on the hop to a full fine dining experience, we’re sure to have something to suit every appetite.

Beers, Bubbles and Bar-hopping

Southport has enjoyed a renaissance recently in terms of our bar offer. Quirky, individually styled watering holes have popped up all over town providing delegates with a safe, comfortable place to gather and enjoy their free time with colleagues. With rum and gin bars, Irish and American themed places, wine bars and real ale pubs … you’ll never be short of somewhere to wet your whistle.

Add to all of this an internationally renowned events programme, miles and miles of stunning beaches, world-class golf, beautiful parks & gardens and super family attractions and there really is something for everyone.

Go to the resort website for full details of everything this exciting destination has to offer.


Crosby Village

Crosby Village

Crosby village is a great spot for local shopping, offering a mix of independent retailers and brand names. Here you'll also find a number of bars…

Crosby Village

Crosby Village

Crosby village is a great spot for local shopping, offering a mix of independent…

Old Christ Church

Old Christ Church

Early 19th century development of the Waterloo area included the building of the…

picture of a powerboat on southport marine lake

Southport Watersports

Motor boats for hire - or why not enjoy the thrills of a ride on a high-powered…

Sefton Church

Thornton & Little Crosby Walk

6.4km walk through Thornton and Little Crosby with key points including Thornton…

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