Destination guide

Friendly Ormskirk will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Ormskirk. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its restaurants, bars and university setting. Liverpool ONE and Vue Cinema are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Ormskirk

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Ormskirk has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Beacon Park Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Southport and Ainsdale Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Hillside Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Royal Birkdale Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Southport Pier (7 mi / 11.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ormskirk

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ormskirk is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ainsdale Beach (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Formby Pinewoods (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Formby Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Blundellsands Beach (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Worthington Lakes Country Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ormskirk

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 17.1 mi (27.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 29.2 mi (47.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Ormskirk Station, Burscough Junction Station and New Lane Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ormskirk?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 542 holiday lettings around Ormskirk. From 121 houses to 358 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a town property in Ormskirk?

Charming, tranquil and friendly — village living is something to be envied. If this sounds like your perfect holiday, we'll make it happen. HomeAway offers 47 village rental options here. Of course, that might not suit everyone. Fortunately, HomeAway has oodles more options, including:

  • 35 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 16 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Ormskirk?

Having space to yourself, cooking your own meals, lofty views — if any of this appeals to you, an apartment rental is an awesome option. You can choose from 369 different options via HomeAway. How does £32 per night sound? That's what you're looking at spending if you don't dilly dally! Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • House: 182 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £25 per night.
  • Hotel: 111 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 44 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £16 per night.

Can I stay in Ormskirk in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than being somewhere new with friends and family. The best news is HomeAway has places suitable for large groups. Why not have a peek at the 103 apartment holiday rentals listed here? They're the top option for large groups of guests. If you're travelling with a large group, the holiday rental options that will suit your needs include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we have 158 holiday rentals suited to that size. Stay a night from just £25.
  • If you've got 8 in your family, you'll be delighted to discover that there are 86 rental properties suitable. You can book one for as little as £80 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 5? We offer 51 properties for rent that fit the bill. Prices start from £50 per night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can take your uncle, your brother and all your buddies to Ormskirk.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Ormskirk?

There are friends, there is family and then there are friends that become family. Create new memories with the ones you hold dear and organise a thrifty getaway with HomeAway. North Shore is an awesome area to have a look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 42 holiday rentals, and the average price is a modest £55 per night. Vauxhall is another good option. HomeAway has holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £81 a night.