The Grand National, Aintree (Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/26795540%40N03/3426820026)

The Grand National, Aintree

Considering the size of it's world famous annual horse racing event, The Grand National, it may surprise the visitor to know that the home of the Aintree Racecourse is actually only a village. Standing on the outskirts of Liverpool with access to all of the area's best shops and attractions including Knowsley Safari Park, the Tate Liverpool Museum and Croxteth Hall. Aintree is served by the Old Roan Railway Station and by Aintree Railway Station, with Old Roan being closer to the centre of the village. Buses provide regular travel into Liverpool, and the coast can be reached in only twenty minutes.

As well as being a popular venue for horse racing, Aintree features a golf centre and driving range welcoming to visitors. There are event and conference facilities on site, and the venue hosts regular live music events that have included everyone from Spandau Ballet and Madness to Girls Aloud and McFly in the past. Whether you're visiting Aintree for one of its many events, or are looking for somewhere to stay on the outskirts of Liverpool, you can browse and book Aintree accommodation with iknow, and be sure of a great deal.

Accommodation in Aintree

  • Anfield   (3.4 miles from the centre of Aintree)
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    3 Nights for the price of 2.
    Self Catering Stag and Hen party hotel in Liverpool with luxury rooms, excellent facilities, free parking and Wi-Fi. 6* service, ideal for large parties in an unrivalled hotel.
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  • Liverpool   (3.4 miles from the centre of Aintree)
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    Weekend Special- stay 3 nights pay for 2 for group bookings!
    Liverpool's first stag penthouse hotel. Sleeping up to 35 in our beautifully renovated Victorian mansion. We will cater for your every need with our free concierge and chauffeur.
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  • Anfield   (3.4 miles from the centre of Aintree)
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    Liverpool's ultimate Stag & Hen Party House just 300 yards from Liverpool FC's Anfield ground. Deluxe suites and rooms - ideal for groups of 4, 6 & 8. Whole house Sleeps up to 35.
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