Destination guide

Travel to friendly Liverpool

Enjoy the area's museums, theater scene and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay 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 cozy vacation 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 center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural landscape of Liverpool

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Liverpool

Fly into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), the closest airport, located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city center. 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 traveling by train, Moorfields Station, James Street Station and Liverpool Lime Street Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Liverpool?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 524 vacation rentals near Liverpool. From 58 Cottages to 283 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Liverpool for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Liverpool:

  • Liverpool City Centre: 215 vacation rentals
  • Vauxhall: 132 vacation rentals
  • Anfield: 46 vacation rentals
  • Hope Street: 149 vacation rentals
  • Ropewalks: 190 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Liverpool?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Liverpool. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Liverpool ONE: 774 vacation rentals
  • Albert Dock: 781 vacation rentals
  • Mendips - John Lennon Home: 744 vacation rentals
  • Stanley Dock Tobacco Warehouse: 763 vacation rentals
  • Aintree Racecourse: 570 vacation 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Liverpool?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 58 Cottages in Liverpool. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Liverpool include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 283 rentals available
  • Houses: 160 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 58 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Liverpool?

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