Royal Birkdale Golf Club | Andora Guest House

Southport is the capital of England’s Golf Coast...

and is ideal for visiting some of the numerous courses nearby including Royal Birkdale (Host of The Open Championship in 2017), Hillside, Formby and Southport & Ainsdale.

One of Britain’s finest golf clubs, it has been voted the No 1 course in Britain and is among the best in the world.

The stunning coastal resort of Southport is the home of Royal Birkdale, for many golfers, the best of all the great golf courses to have staged The Open Championship. In 2015 Royal Birkdale will host the Boys Championship and The Open will return in 2017.

But Southport's reputation for being England's Golfing Capital is not just based on Royal Birkdale, it boasts several more championship courses within 15 minutes-drive of the town centre and another only half an hour away.

Hillside, Formby, Hesketh, Southport & Ainsdale, Formby Hall and West Lancashire Golf Clubs are all superb courses providing a challenge to the most accomplished golfer.

Southport is also an ideal base for Royal Liverpool Golf Club - host of the 2014 British Open Championship and Royal Lytham which hosted it in 2012, you can leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind, relax and enjoy some of the best links golf in the world.