Best Accommodation close to Ferries

Hard Days Night Hotel

L2 6RR, Liverpool, North John Street

In Liverpool’s bustling Cavern Quarter, Hard Days Night Hotel features an innovative restaurant and stylish cocktail bar. The Beatles-themed hotel has exclusive artwork and boutique bedrooms with free Wi-Fi. The 4-star bedrooms each have a... read more

3291 reviews 8.8
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£ 70.55

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Jurys Inn Liverpool

L3 4FN, Liverpool, No. 31 Keel Wharf

Situated in Kings Waterfront, next to the Albert Dock and directly opposite the Echo Arena and ACC Liverpool, Jurys Inn Liverpool is also a 5-minute walk into the city centre. The property also offers free... read more

7239 reviews 8.7
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£ 45.00

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Staybridge Suites Liverpool

L3 4FN, Liverpool, 21 Keel Wharf

Offering the comfort, privacy and freedom of your own home, these fully-equipped suites are ideally located next to Liverpool’s famous Albert Dock and opposite the Echo Arena. Staybridge provides fully air-conditioned suites, each of which... read more

2817 reviews 9.5
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£ 68.00

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Crowne Plaza Liverpool City Centre

L3 1QW, Liverpool, St. Nicholas Place, Pier Head

This 4-star hotel has views of the Royal Liver Building and the River Mersey. It offers free Wi-Fi, a 18-metre indoor pool and air-conditioned rooms with satellite TVs. The modern rooms have individual private bathrooms... read more

4106 reviews 9
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£ 71.00

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Liverpool City Centre by BridgeStreet

L1 3EU, Liverpool, 39 Paradise Street

The award-winning Bridgestreet Apartments are located in the heart of the Liverpool ONE development which offers a variety of shops and restaurants. The 4-star apartments have modern interiors and Wi-Fi access. Each Bridgestreet at Liverpool... read more

1691 reviews 8.9
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£ 58.23

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Novotel Liverpool Centre

L1 4LN, Liverpool, 40 Hanover Street

Next to Liverpool ONE Shopping centre, this Novotel boasts modern, 4-star rooms with 26-inch LCD TVs. Liverpool Lime Street Rail Station is only 10 minutes’ walk away from the hotel. The historic Albert Dock area,... read more

2754 reviews 8.8
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£ 65.80

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Holiday Inn Express Liverpool-Albert Dock

L3 4AD, Liverpool, Britannia Pavillion, Albert Dock

Opposite Echo Arena, Holiday Inn Express Liverpool-Albert Dock has a 24-hour front desk and stylish bar. The hotel is set in a 19th-century warehouse, a 5-minute walk from Liverpool centre. The bright bedrooms each have... read more

2910 reviews 9.1
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£ 50.00

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Radisson Blu Hotel, Liverpool

L3 9BD, Liverpool, 107 Old Hall Street

This 4-star contemporary hotel in Liverpool city centre has free Wi-Fi and views of the River Mersey. It offers a swimming pool, a gym, an in-house restaurant and stylish, air-conditioned rooms. The award-winning Radisson Blu... read more

5239 reviews 8.1
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£ 61.75

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Heywood House Hotel, BW Signature Collection

L2 7LS, Liverpool, No. 11 Fenwick Street

Carefully restored from what was the first bank in Liverpool, Heywood House Hotel, BW Signature Collection combines original elegance with modern luxury. Located within the heart of Liverpool, WiFi is free for guests to use,... read more

1451 reviews 9
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£ 54.00

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Hampton By Hilton Liverpool City Centre

L1 8DA, Liverpool, Kings Dock Mill, Hurst Street

Just minutes from the Albert Dock and Liverpool ONE shopping centre, Hampton by Hilton Liverpool City Centre offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi. There is a 24-hour fitness room on site. Each spacious guestroom features... read more

6238 reviews 8.6
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£ 47.20

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Days Inn Liverpool

L2 7PQ, Liverpool, James Street

Set in Liverpool’s business district, Days Inn Liverpool is a 10-minute walk from the famous Albert Dock. It features stylish rooms, free WiFi throughout and 24-hour dining with views over the River Mersey. With fresh,... read more

4110 reviews 8.5
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£ 36.00

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The Z Hotel Liverpool

L2 4SA, Liverpool, 2 North John Street

In the city centre and within a 10-minute walk of Liverpool ONE Shopping Centre and the port, The Z Hotel Liverpool offers compact and luxury accommodation in a contemporary design. With city views, the hotel... read more

5917 reviews 8.9
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£ 35.00

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The Richmond Apart-Hotel

L3 2AA, Liverpool, 24 Hatton Garden

The Richmond Apart-Hotel is set in the heart of Liverpool city centre in an iconic Grade II-listed building. Each room boasts the following amenities: free WiFi, spacious rooms with high ceilings, work desks, 50-inch flat-screen... read more

5249 reviews 8.2
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£ 53.10

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Aloft Liverpool By Marriott

L2 5QW, Liverpool, 1 North John Street

Aloft Liverpool is just a few metres from the Moorfields Railway Station and half a mile from Liverpool Lime Street Station. Featuring a restaurant, bar, fitness centre, and evening entertainment, the hotel also offers a... read more

2262 reviews 8.9
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£ 59.50

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Hotel 46

L2 7NB, Liverpool, 46 Fenwick Street

Located in Liverpool city centre, Hotel 46 has free WiFi access available for all guests. Just a 7-minute walk from the Docks of Liverpool and Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal, while the concert square, main... read more

2286 reviews 8.3
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£ 28.80

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Tune Hotel Liverpool

L2 4XE, Liverpool, 13-19 Queens Building, Castle Street

Tune Hotel Liverpool offers accommodation in Liverpool. Liverpool Central and Liverpool Lime Street train stations are both within a 15-minute walk from the hotel. WiFi access is available throughout. Each room at this hotel is... read more

3560 reviews 8.4
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£ 31.00

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Térlon Apartments - By FM Living

L2 6QJ, Liverpool, 8 Victoria Street Produce Exchange Building

Set in Liverpool within a 4-minute walk of Royal Court Theatre, FM Living features accommodation with a flat-screen TV and a kitchen. There is also an oven, toaster and a kettle. A breakfast box can... read more

3031 reviews 8.4
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£ 44.84

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Sleep Eat Love

L3 2AA, Liverpool, 5 Hatton Garden

Featuring a bar and a shared lounge, Sleep Eat Love is located in Liverpool, 800 metres from Western Approaches Museum and 1.1 km from Royal Court Theatre. Among the facilities of this property are a... read more

3344 reviews 8.3
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£ 13.50

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Quest Liverpool City Centre

L1 3AY, Liverpool, 72 Church Street

Quest Liverpool City Centre offers a fitness room, as well as air-conditioned accommodation with free WiFi in Liverpool, 1.3 km from Albert Dock. Guests at the aparthotel can enjoy a continental or a à la... read more

248 reviews 9.1
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£ 68.00

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starPrinces Landing Stage (City Centre)Bootle Gladstone DocksBirkenhead

Birkenhead 12 Quays Terminal


address : 12 Quays Terminal, Tower Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH41 1FE

Routes from Birkenhead are operated by Stena Line and Steam Packet with a selection of up to 15 sailings per week, depending on the time of year. Journey times range from 4 hours 15 minutes to Douglas and 8 hours to Belfast. The ferries leave from the ultra-modern Twelve Quays Terminal on Tower Road, the new 30 million pound ferry terminal was opened in 2002.

Excellent facilities are provided travellers including a check-in hall, lounge and cafeteria plus a covered check-in areas for cars and also freight vehicles. Long and Short Stay parking are available at the ferry port although spaces are limited. For train users there are 3 railway stations close to the ferry port, Hamilton Square, Birkenhead Central and Birkenhead Park and all 3 are within walking distance of the terminal.

While in the area why not explore some of the local attractions such as the Victorian Park, the Priory and St Mary’s Tower or the large local market held in the centre of the town which boasts over 300 stalls.

Where to Stay ?

Shrewsbury Lodge in Birkenhead provides good quality accommodation at reasonable prices and charge an additional flat rate if breakfast is required. A more traditional hotel is The Riverhill that offers elegant rooms, has a good quality restaurant and is only 2 miles from the Central Rail Station.

Larger establishments such as Premier Inn and Holiday Express have hotels close to the port, both have budget priced accommodation with free Wi-Fi, en-suite facilities and free parking.

Travelodge Bromborough Hotel is situated on the Wirral Peninsula and is near to local attractions such as the Lady Lever Art Gallery, they offer great value especially for family bookings. Bed and breakfast is available at Village Hotel Wirral which also has a pool, gym and spa plus dining options and a Starbucks. Take advantage of their off peak deals for some of the best chic rooms available in the area.

Birkenhead port has a variety of guest houses close by offering friendly hospitality in a homely environment. Black Lions Guest House, for example, is a well established b&b with 12 rooms, unlimited Wi-Fi and a shared lounge for guests. Contemporary rooms and a traditional breakfast are available at 2 The Rocklands in Upton Road, which is in one of the best rated locations in Birkenhead.

Other cheap bed and breakfast accommodation in the local area can be found at Villa Venezia, here you will find basic rooms that benefit from tea and coffee making facilities and flat screen TVs. A continental style breakfast is served and guests can also enjoy meals in the attached restaurant.

Princes Parade in City Centre – Pier Head


address: Landing Stage Terminal, Off St Nicholas Place, Princes Parade, Liverpool, L3 1DL

ferry port england ukSteam Packet Company Landing Stage terminal in the city center, not far from Pier Head and the cruise terminal, for fast crossings to Douglas on the Isle of Man (2 hrs 45 mins).

Nearest Mersey rail station is James Street station, within walking distance from Liverpool Port. Liverpool Lime Street is the closest National Rail train station around 1 mile away. There are Mersey Rail services from James Street to Lime Street.

Two bus stops are located on Princes Parade and St Nicholas Place.

By Car: You can access the city via the M6/M62 or M58. From the M62, follow signs to the City Centre and then Pier Head signs to the Princes Landing Stage. From M58 follow the A5036 and then the A565 to the Pier Head. From North Wales, take the M53, then the Wallasey Tunnel and the A59 to the Pier Head.

P&O Irish Sea Ferries from Bootle


address : Gladstone Branch Dock No.3, Liverpool Freeport, Bootle, Merseyside, L20 1BG

P&O Ferries leave from Bootle Gladstone docks in Liverpool Freeport, which is approximately 4.5 miles north of the city centre, but the terminal can easily be reached by road, train or bus. Not many accommodations can be found in the area.

The nearest station is Bootle New Strand, 1.8 miles from the port. From here there are regular connecting trains to Liverpool city centre Lime Street station.

When driving from the M6, take the M57 (if coming from the south) or M58 (if coming from the north). At junction 26, exit onto the M58 towards Liverpool/Skelmersdale/Southport and follow for 11 miles. Then follow the signs for ‘A5036 & All Docks’. Stay on the A5036, take the 4th exit at the first roundabout, then take the Liverpool Freeport exit at the next roundabout (Seaforth).

When you are coming from the city centre, just follow the coastal A565 road towards Southport for 4 miles. Follow signs for Freeport/Gladstone until you reach the Liverpool Freeport entrance at the Seaforth roundabout.

The nearest hotel from the P&O sea ferry terminal at Gladstone Dock close to Bootle is the Regent Maritime Hotel. This cheaper budget hotel accommodation is set in the industrial end of Bootle docks, a 10-minute drive from the M57 and M62 motorways.

Many hotels, apartments to rent and other accommodations can be found in Liverpool city centre.

Nearby Attractions and Sights


Crosby Beach (Cambridge Road, Crosby, England): nice place to go for a stroll. See Anthony Gormley’s Another Place (close to Bootle)

LFC Museum and Stadium Tour (Anfield Road, Liverpool L4 0TH, England): take a tour around Liverpool FC football stadium, visit the museum. It’s a great museum for both the story of football in general and history of the club (close to Bootle).

Port of Liverpool Building : a Grade II listed building, part of Liverpool’s UNESCO designated World Heritage Maritime Mercantile City (Pier Head).

Cunard Building (Albert Dock, L3 4BB, England): at the city’s waterfront. This building is along with the neighbouring Liver Building and Port of Liverpool Building one of Liverpool’s Three Graces (at Pier Head).

Birkenhead Priory (4 Priory Street, Birkenhead, England): beautiful Priory. The priory is now a museum showing the history of the way the Monks lived.

The Birkenhead Tramways (1 Pacific Road, Birkenhead CH41 1LJ, England): take a lovely ride on a tram. The museum is a little way from the ferry terminal.