With just a few days till the 151st Open Golf tournament at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club Hoylake, the buzz of hosting another global event is growing fast in Liverpool City Region. 


The historic significance and challenging nature of the Royal Liverpool's championship course make it a must-visit for golf lovers worldwide. Set against the breath-taking backdrop of the Wirral Peninsula, Royal Liverpool's links-style layout presents a true test of skill for the world's top golfers.

Liverpool City Region, with its rich sporting heritage and vibrant atmosphere, provides the perfect setting for hosting the Open Golf tournament. The region's passion for sports, coupled with its world-class infrastructure and welcoming spirit, ensures an unforgettable experience for players and spectators alike. 

Beyond the tournament, the city region’s cultural diversity, iconic landmarks, and world-famous hospitality make it a compelling destination to explore and enjoy. From its breath-taking waterfront to its thriving culinary scene, the region offers everything you need to complement the excitement on the fairways.

Within the world-famous attractions lies a golfer's paradise waiting to be explored. With lush green fairways, stunning landscapes, and challenging holes, the region has some of the finest golf courses in the country. Whether you're a seasoned golfer or just starting out, Liverpool City Region offers a diverse range of courses that cater to all skill levels. 

Let’s explore some of the top golfing destinations in the place we call home.


Royal Birkdale Golf Club

As one of the most esteemed links courses in the world, Royal Birkdale is a must-visit for golf enthusiasts. Hosting numerous Open Championships, this challenging course combines stunning coastal views with strategically placed bunkers, undulating fairways, and fast greens, ensuring a memorable golfing experience.

It’s just been announced that the Royal Birkdale will welcome The Open in 2026 too!


The Royal Birkdale golf club at the end of a gold course with green grass and grassy bunkers.


Heswall Golf Club

The picturesque Heswall Golf Club offers a delightful golfing experience. This well-established parkland 18-hole course features rolling fairways, manicured greens, and panoramic views of the Dee Estuary. With extensive practice facilities complimented by a vibrant and tasty catering menu, Heswall presents an enjoyable challenge for golfers of all levels. 


Caldy Golf Club

Perched atop the stunning Wirral Peninsula, Caldy Golf Club offers a picturesque parkland course that provides a tranquil and serene golfing experience. With its links style holes affording views across the estuary to Wales, mixed with its parkland and heathland style inland holes, the course promises an enjoyable round for golfers of all levels.


West Lancashire Golf Club

West Lancashire is well worth the short trip to Blundellsands from the city centre. This historic links course is a true golfer's paradise, offering a challenging layout, exceptional course conditions, and breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. Prepare yourself for an unforgettable golfing experience.


A golf course with grass bunkers and wild flowers in the front.


Liverpool City Region's golf courses attract golf enthusiasts from around the world. With a combination of natural beauty, challenging layouts, and world-class facilities, these courses provide an unforgettable golfing experience. So, while you’re here for The 151st Open at Royal Liverpool, grab your clubs, soak in the region's vibrant atmosphere, and tee off on the fairways of Liverpool City Region's best golf courses.