Famous for football, The Beatles and pulsating nightlife, Liverpool is one of England’s major cities. But there’s much more to this cosmopolitan city, from its fascinating history to the largest national museum collection outside of London. Join the football fanatics at a Liverpool FC match, or take in the iconic Royal Liver Building. Ogle at the modern art at the Tate Liverpool, or shop until you drop in Grand Central, Liverpool One or MetQuarter. Beatles fans will be spoilt for choice, from the Beatles Story museum to the Magical Mystery Tour, The Beatles Fab Four Taxi Tour or a pint at the band’s favourite pub, The Grapes. Just be sure to line your stomach first, and you’re in luck – Liverpool has a host of great restaurants to choose from, most in the City Centre, Lark Lane or Allerton Road. If you choose self-catering Liverpool accommodation you can also take advantage of the city’s fabulous famers markets. Stock up on fresh, seasonal produce and you’ll not only save money on dining out, but will get to shop amongst the locals for a true taste of Liverpool life.
When to go to Liverpool
Liverpool is a great year round destination, with plenty to see and do at any time of year. To make the most of England’s weather, time your travel for summer, late spring or early autumn.
Getting to and around Liverpool
Most tourists arrive in Liverpool via flights to Liverpool John Lennon Airport or trains to Liverpool Lime Street station. Once in Liverpool, it’s easy to get around thanks to transport options including bus, train and ferry.
Where to stay in Liverpool
When choosing accommodation in Liverpool, apartments make smart alternatives to more expensive hotels. Not only will self-catering Liverpool accommodation save you money, you’ll also enjoy superior space, privacy and freedom. HouseTrip has a number of quality self-catering apartments in Liverpool, ranging from compact studio apartments ideal for singles and couples through to large, multi-room apartments suitable for families and groups of friends. No matter what your Liverpool accommodation needs, you’re bound to find what you’re looking for with HouseTrip. Plus, you can book in as little as six clicks.