Destination guide

Friendly Skelmersdale will entice you

Experience the unique character of Skelmersdale with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its restaurants, golfing and bars. Liverpool ONE and Vue Cinema are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Skelmersdale

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Skelmersdale a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beacon Park Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Wigan Roller Rink (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Three Sisters Racing Circuit (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Haigh Hall Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Ashton-in-Makerfield Golf Club (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Douglas Valley Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Skelmersdale

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Skelmersdale is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Worthington Lakes Country Park (5.7 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Sherdley Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Worden Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Pennington Flash Country Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Cuerden Valley Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Skelmersdale

Fly into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), the closest airport, located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 24.4 mi (39.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Parbold Station or Upholland Station and explore the city from there.

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

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 Skelmersdale:

  • Liverpool City Centre: 158 vacation rentals
  • Ropewalks: 132 vacation rentals
  • Vauxhall: 104 vacation rentals
  • Baltic Triangle: 133 vacation rentals
  • South Shore: 32 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 Skelmersdale?

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

  • Beacon Park Golf Club: 482 vacation rentals
  • Parbold Station: 519 vacation rentals
  • Upholland Station: 504 vacation rentals
  • Blackpool Beach: 280 vacation rentals
  • Crosby Beach: 468 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Skelmersdale 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 Houses in Skelmersdale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 56 Houses in Skelmersdale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Skelmersdale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 rentals available
  • Cabins: 16 rentals available
  • Cottages: 16 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Skelmersdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 80 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Skelmersdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.