This heathland links course was originally founded in 1884 by Willie Park as a nine-hole course. James Braid and Harry Colt remodeled the layout in the 1920 and Hawtree and Taylor added their changes in the 1930s. Donald Steel lengthened the course to 7,028 from the tips.

Newer, four-star boutique style hotel situated in the center of Southport. Dining options include a café & sushi bar, as well as an upscale, trendy bar open late. Other amenities include a spa and fitness center.

Five-star, luxury hotel in Chester, just down the street from Chester Cathedral. Their acclaimed Simon Radley restaurant offers an eclectic mix of fine cuisine, while their Parisian style La Brasserie is an excellent place for a relaxing meal, morning coffee, or evening cocktail. They also offer a full-service boutique spa with a sauna and steam room.