Merseyside also has over 40 golf courses, including three Royal golf courses. July saw Royal Lytham and St Anne's renowned course host the British Open 2012. Other courses include the Royal Liverpool, which hosted the Open in 2006, and Birkdale which was the venue for the 2008 Open.
Horse racing fans are spoilt for choice:
July 2012 saw Royal Lytham and St Anne's renowned course playing host to the British Open 2012.
Home to three of the top 20 and seven of the top 36 golf courses in the UK and Ireland, where better to enjoy some of the best Après Golf in the country than by spending a night at base2stay in Liverpool’s vibrant and exciting Bohemian RopeWalks quarter? Make Liverpool city centre your 19th hole.