Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa, Southport – 4 Star

Welcome to our Luxury North West Hotel and Spa; A warm and friendly welcome awaits all our hotel guests. The hotel offers an unrivalled treat for anyone who is in need of tranquility, comfort, great food and wine, topped off with extensive recreational facilities.

Our sophisticated and intimate 4 star hotel offers 62 contemporary bedrooms, which have been individually designed to offer every comfort for both our leisure and business guests. Dine in our award winning hotel restaurants or relax in your room with 24 hour room service and soak in the views of our Old Golf Course.

  • 4 star hotel in Southport
  • Situated near Liverpool
  • Free WiFi
  • 62 luxury bedrooms
  • 2 Restaurants & Deli
  • 18 hole 72 par golf course
  • 9 hole par 3 golf course
  • Driving Range & Practice Area
  • Health Club
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa with 7 luxury treatment rooms
  • Onsite free car park

Accommodations :


All of our hotel rooms offer understated, beautiful and contemporary design, created with luxury and comfort in mind. It is our aim to make you want to come back to stay again and we are confident that you will want to stay on longer than you originally planned! Each beautifully designed guest room is air conditioned and offers a hospitality tray, hairdryer, fridge, plasma TV and full internet access. Luxurious spacious 4 piece bathrooms are situated in each room and we have 2 guest rooms suitable for disabled guests.


Air conditioned with 4 piece bathrooms, flat screen TV, Sky Sports, telephone, fridge, tea and coffee facilities, hairdryer, toiletries, ironing board, safe and free WiFi.


As with the facilities in our Classic Rooms, you can also expect king size bed, bathrobe and slippers, luxury toiletries, complimentary bottled water and stunning views overlooking the championship 18 hole Old Course.


As with the Executive Room above, some guest rooms are available with additional lounge area and sofa, some with 2 flat screen TVs, 2 person bath, super king size deluxe bed.  All Deluxe Rooms include chocolates, nibbles and complimentary bottled water. The majority of rooms enjoy views overlooking the Championship Old Course.


The hotel’s 2 restaurants enjoy an enviable reputation for excellent cuisine and fine dining. Each of our hotel restaurants has their own style and atmosphere, but unite in sourcing local fresh produce and creating memorable dishes in fantastic surroundings for your enjoyment.

Our award winning Head Chef, Phil Roberts and his team are passionate about using local, fresh ingredients and consider this in all the menu creations for both restaurants.

The Java Lounge, located just off the hotel’s Reception area offers a great vantage point to watch the world go by, read a newspaper and enjoy a light snack and a glass of wine or a freshly baked cookie and cappuccino.


L37 Restaurant at Formby Hall offers a taste experience like no other. Our dinner and lunch menus are changed seasonally, beautifully balanced and of exceptional quality. Enjoy 4* dining with Formby Hall.

The Formby Hall Restaurant is smart, modern and finished with luxurious soft touches that make for an intimate atmosphere, which is perfectly complimented by our friendly and attentive service; with fabulous views overlooking the golf course, fine dining at Formby Hall is a truly wonderful experience.

19th Hole

At the 19th Hole eating & drinking is all about relaxing and enjoying yourself.

With fabulous views overlooking the golf course, the 19th Hole is the perfect Restaurant & Bar to chill out and unwind. In summer, tables spill out onto a spacious al fresco terrace.

The menu includes light, healthy, hearty and seasonal dishes, showcasing the finest local ingredients.

Formby Hall 19th Hole Restaurant & Bar is perfect whether you are dropping in for a small bite, a quick business lunch or a comfortable and indulgent evening of quality cuisine and wines.

The atmosphere is never overly formal, though we of course maintain the high level of professional, efficient and friendly attention.


The Java Lounge serves a range of illy coffee, cakes and light bites in a pleasant and relaxing environment.

It’s an ideal stopping point to pause, enjoy an illy Latte and freshly baked cookie while letting the world pass you by. Whether you have just arrived at the Resort, waiting to head out onto one of our golf courses or just meeting friends for a catch up – it’s got something for all.

It’s not just coffee either – Java also serves a range of cold drinks, beers, wines and spirits as well as light bites. From freshly made sandwiches and Panini’s, cakes or granola bars there is something to tempt everyone.

With ample free parking and complimentary wifi it’s also a great place to stop off and report back to head office or have that quiet business meeting – we’ve also a small private room that can be used for those confidential discussions.

Watch out for our special offers and why not pop in today and join us for a coffee and maybe a slice of cake, go on, spoil yourself.

 Golf :

It is difficult to visit our hotel and not be tempted by our outstanding golf course facilities. The picturesque PAR 72 Old Course surrounds the hotel and poses a challenge for every level of golfer with 18 memorable holes. Combine that with the must-play unique PAR 3 9 hole links course, described as one of the best in the country, and you have an ultimate blend of courses anywhere along England’s Golf Coast.

The hotel’s PGA Golf Academy practice facilities include a 26 bay driving range and dedicated short game area featuring 5 greens and 7 bunkers. The Academy is also home to some of the region’s most experienced PGA Golf Instructors who combine a modern day teaching philosophy with cutting edge swing analysis technology to provide the ideal learning centre.

So whether your stay with us at the hotel is a weekend golf break, 9 holes on the PAR 3 course, a golf day to our driving range or a taster lesson at the UK’s first PGA National Residential Golf Academy, this is pure golf heaven.

The Old Course offers a challenge to golfers of every level, measuring over 7,000 yards off the blue tees and 6,500 of the yellows. The tightly mown turf provides a consistent playing surface all year round, draining well in the winter months. Links style pot bunkers, wooded areas and water hazards provide definition and character to a course that has hosted the European Seniors, Challenge Tour and Euro-Pro Tours.

  • Blue Tees 7081 Yards
  • White Tees 6833 Yards
  • Yellow 6462 Yards
  • Ladies Red 5584 Yards

Our 9 hole Woodhey Dunes Course captures the true challenges of links golf with strategically placed riveted pot bunkers and large fast undulating greens, added to this the presence water hazards and the seaside breeze and you have the sternest of tests for golfers of all levels.

  • White Tees 1395 Yards
  • Yellow 1246 Yards
  • Ladies Red 1059 Yards
  • The Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa is perfectly located to play all the finest golf courses in the area such as :
  • Old Course – Formby Hall
  • Royal Birkdale
  • Royal Lytham & St Annes
  • Royal Liverpool (Hoylake)
  • Hillside
  • Formby

Spa :

Escape to the hotel’s luxury spa that offers a haven from the rigours of daily life, a sumptuous oasis of peace and tranquillity.
All spa facilities, including the 7 immaculate treatment rooms, are superbly appointed, offering an extensive range of treatments and holistic therapies for both men and women. From ESPA massage treatments to Fake Bake massages for a healthy, natural looking tan, and OPI and Shellac 14 day polish treatments for hands and feet.

Cleanse and purify your body in our hotel sauna and steam rooms, or simply sink into the spa bath to be stimulated and soothed.

Fitness :

Formby Hall’s Health Club has one of the best equipped health and fitness gyms in the North West, offering the very latest in training and wellness technology – all set within a relaxed, welcoming environment. Whether you are after a little light toning or a high-intensity workout, you will find everything you need, plus some rather special extras, including Technogym cardiovascular machines and our KINESIS studio.

After your workout you can relax in the sauna, steam room and spa bath, as well as taking a dip in the fabulous 20m indoor swimming pool.

All of these outstanding facilities are just a few footsteps from your hotel bedroom.