Grand National Weekend Highlights at Eden

At the Shankly Hotel in Liverpool, we offered a variety of amazing Grand National packages this year.  And it’s no surprise that one of our most popular deals was the fabulous VIP Rooftop Races package!

Grand National weekend 2017 saw a dazzling few days at our stunning Eden venue.

Guests were able to catch all the action over Friday and Saturday, enjoying live coverage on our big screens and making the most of our wonderful outdoor terrace.

Soaking Up the Sun

Overlooking the most famous landmarks in Liverpool, our Garden of Eden terrace proved the perfect spot for a sunny Grand National weekend.

Guests enjoyed catching the rays while sipping away on glasses of bubbly and beers.

We captured some of the best moments from the day and thought you’d like to see!

Our lovely guests made the most of the sun!

The perfect backdrop on a sunny day…

Watching the Races in Action

We brought the atmosphere of the Grand National to the Shankly this year. Guests showcased the best of their wardrobe to see the races brought to life on our large screens.

Attendees were also able to use our interactive tablets to place bets throughout the day, making it all the more fun and building excitement.

The lovely ladies attending the weekend certainly dressed to impress from head to toe. We saw an array of stunning dresses and gorgeous make up showcasing true Liverpool style.

Ladies who lunched at Eden dressed to impress!

Hire the Garden of Eden

Our Garden of Eden space is available to hire, making your special occasions all the more magical.

The most scenic outdoor Liverpool wedding venue, our enchanting Eden room and garden terrace are situated on the top floor of the Shankly Hotel itself.

Offering the most breathtaking views of Liverpool, you’ll have the ultimate photo backdrop, helping you to capture the most memorable moments in style.

Stay at the Shankly Hotel

The Shankly Hotel is a luxury hotel in Liverpool city centre. Located within the heart of Liverpool’s shopping and nightlife scene, guests will find everything they could wish for right on their doorstep.

From Liverpool’s leading high street brands to the best night clubs in Liverpool, you’ll certainly be spoilt for choice! Our Bill Shankly-themed hotel offers guests a unique experience of staying in the city. Guests can make the most of our Bill Shankly memorabilia featured within individual rooms and throughout the rest of the hotel.

The Bastion Bar & Restaurant offers a diverse menu of heavenly dishes and handcrafted cocktails poured to perfection.

A favourite for birthday and anniversary meals in Liverpool, the Bastion serves a wide range of hearty dishes, thoughtfully created by our talented team of chefs. The Bastion is the ultimate Liverpool restaurant to indulge in fantastic meals with family and friends.

Make sure you look out for our unmissable offers throughout the rest of the year! We hope to see you soon at the Shankly Hotel. 

 

 

How to Get to Aintree Races 2017 (On Time!)

With the races coming up on 8th April 2017, you may be worrying about the upcoming train strike…but the good news is, you don’t need to fret. If you’re stuck for Grand National transport, look no further than our Grand National deals.

The Guardian reported:

“Many people travel to the Grand National at Aintree in Liverpool by train, so any disruption to Merseyrail services will hit those going to the biggest horse race in the world.”

At the Shankly Hotel in Liverpool, we’re offering a range of Grand National packages to ensure that you arrive to the races on time, and in style. If you’ve travelled to the races by train in previous years, we can guarantee your experience with us will be one to remember!

Champagne Breakfast with Travel

£38.95

Get whisked away to Aintree Racecourse, following a delicious champagne breakfast in our fabulous Bastion Bar & Restaurant.

You can wave goodbye to feeling cramped on the train and waiting around for taxis! With this dazzling deal designed for your enjoyment, you can trust our team to ease your worries and ensure that you don’t miss a thing.

Full Day Package with Travel

£75.00

Fancy treating yourself to something special? To ensure that the day runs smoothly with a touch of sparkle, look no further than our amazing Full Day package. We’ll be doing the organising from start to finish.

In the early hours of the day, you can sit back and relax as you enjoy a champagne breakfast with your nearest and dearest, the perfect chance to snap some photos before the big event. Following breakfast, we’ll whisk your group away to Aintree Racecourse.

And the fun doesn’t stop there. Upon your return, you’ll be invited to tuck into a luxury 3-course meal, enjoy a ½ bottle of wine and make the most of our dazzling live entertainment. We can’t think of many better ways to finish off the day!

The Bastion Bar & Restaurant

The Bastion Bar & Restaurant is located within Liverpool’s stunning Shankly Hotel. With its stylish interior and diverse menus, you can’t go wrong with a luxury meal at the Bastion. In keeping with the hotel’s Bill Shankly theme, you can admire the array of Bill Shankly memorabilia around the restaurant area itself. There simply isn’t a better restaurant venue for LFC fans!

The Bastion’s impressive menus include hearty dishes that are bound to prevent the hangover. With options ranging from Chargrilled Lamb Rump, The Famous Shankly Burger, Beer Battered Fish and Chips and our refreshing Halloumi and Artichoke Salad, we’re sure you’ll be left feeling restored and replenished after a busy day out.

And for those who intend to stay out all night, our drinks menu is certain to hit the spot. Offering a range of wines, champagne and 2 for £10 cocktails, you’ll be ready to hit the town in no time.

To book your perfect Grand National package, simply give our friendly team a call on 0151 601 5834. Alternatively, you can contact our team online and they’ll be happy to help!

Unmissable Grand National Offers at The Shankly

Expected to book up fast, there’s a race for our fantastic offers this year at the Shankly Hotel Liverpool! The Grand National at Aintree Racecourse is one of the biggest and boldest events of the year, and we certainly don’t take it lightly.

To make sure no glamorous curly blows go to waste, we’ve designed perfected our Grand National offers to ensure that your experience is the one you were hoping for. From champagne breakfast to an overnight stay in one of our luxury Shankly rooms, there’s plenty on offer for you to choose from.

Dining Packages

Champagne Breakfast with Dinner for (£38.95)

The Shankly’s very own Bastion Bar & Restaurant invites you to start the races in style. For £38.96 you can indulge in a delicious champagne breakfast before being whisked away to Aintree Racecourse. We’ll take care of the travel for you, so all you need to do is sit back and relax before your memorable day out.

Champagne Buffet Breakfast at the Bastion (£16.95)

If you’ve organised your travel to the races yourself, don’t worry! With our Champagne Buffet Breakfast deal, you can still take full advantage of our buffet breakfast and sip on a glass of bubbles on arrival.

This deal is available from 8:00am until midday, so you can head to the races at your leisure.

VIP Rooftop Races (£39.95)

If you won’t be heading to Aintree this year, then why not join us at the Shankly for the ultimate races alternative? We’ll be celebrating in Eden, our stunning rooftop venue, so you can certainly make use of your best dress.

Guests can expect live coverage of all the action, a luxury lunch, fabulous afternoon tea and wonderful live entertainment.

3 Course Dinner (£39.95)

With this unmissable deal, you can finish a busy day of racing with a tasty meal at our Bastion Bar & Restaurant. The perfect end to a day of fun, this deal means you can rest your legs and tuck into a hearty 3 course dinner, accompanied by 1/2 a bottle of wine for two.

Full Day Package – Meals and Travel (£75.00)

Don’t miss out on our Full Day Package for £75.00, making your races day a luxury experience from start to finish. In the morning, you can relax with a champagne breakfast. When it comes to travel, we’ve got you covered.

You’ll be taken to Aintree Racecourse before returning in the evening for delicious 3-course meal and 1/2 a bottle of wine. And to top it all off, you can enjoy our dazzling live entertainment.

Overnight packages

 

And They’re Off…(£399 per couple)

At the Shankly Hotel, we offer luxury accommodation right in the heart of Liverpool city centre. Our Bill Shankly-themed hotel is undoubtedly one of the best in the city, with high qualities facilities and spectacular customer service.

For an overnight stay that you won’t forget, this is the perfect package for you. We’ll be making the most of the races, offering you the chance to enjoy champagne breakfast, transport to and from Aintree, a three-course meal when you return and 1/2 a bottle of wine.

Luxury Pre Races Package (£129 per couple)

And last but definitely not least, why not make the most of Ladies Day with an overnight stay at the Shankly? For £129 per couple, you and your other half can enjoy a luxury suite before the big day, share a champagne breakfast and let us take care of the transport.

To book Grand National accommodation or one of our Grand National meal and transport deals, simply contact our team online or get in touch on 0151 601 5834.