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. 



Christmas Day at The Garden of Eden

Bring the family to our Festive Feast at The Garden of Eden this year and enjoy a truly magical Christmas Day in Liverpool.

Enjoy a superb three course festive meal complemented with a glass of fizzy Prosecco and sweeping panoramic city views.

Make your Christmas unforgettable this year at Liverpool’s most enchanting rooftop venue.

Merry Christmas

The Garden of Eden: Wedding Show

The Garden of Eden Wedding show is a must attend for all brides and grooms to gain some inspiration for their special day.

Who will be there?

Join us for day of catwalks showcasing designer collections of stylish bridal and occasion wear.

Meet our selection of quality wedding suppliers including everything from florists and photographers to bakers and DJ’s.

The greatest opportunity to visit our spectacular city centre rooftop Liverpool wedding venue. The Garden of Eden wedding show will be a great day out for any of those happy couples to be.

How to book

To arrange an appointment and register your attendance please email Laura at, or call our events team on 07801899695.

The Shankly Hotel: Wedding Open Evening

Our Wedding Open Evening provides attendees an ideal opportunity to meet our with our experienced wedding coordinators. On hand all evening to answer your questions and offer up some sage advice.

Enjoy a tour of Liverpool’s newest, most exciting wedding venue, The Garden of Eden. Perched atop the award winning Shankly Hotel this striking city centre venue offers panoramic views from within the glass encased interior. Then make a visit to the rooftop garden space and take in the unobstructed views of Liverpool’s stunning skyline. This truly heavenly venue guarantees the most heavenly wedding day.

The Bastion Bar and Restaurant team will also be serving a selection of canapés and Prosecco throughout the event, giving you a taste of the first class catering provided for your special day.

Finally a visit to your Bridal Suite within The Shankly Hotel providing a glimpse of the luxury you can expect for your first night spent together as a married couple.

Our Wedding Open evening will leave no stone unturned, allowing you to literally walk through your dream day step by step.

Taking place on the 27th and 28th of July between 17:00pm and 21:00pm both evenings. Register your attendance via The Shankly Hotel on Facebook, we will look forward to seeing you there.

Attend the first Wedding Open Evenings at The Shankly Hotel

The Shankly Hotel will be hosting its first Wedding Open Evenings on the 27th and 28th July. The chance for attendees to have a first-hand experience of what it would be like to hold their dream Liverpool wedding at The Shankly Hotel.

Here are 6 great reasons you should not miss this spectacular event.

The choice of two stunning venues

Our Garden of Eden venue is set to be the greatest city centre location to say your I dos and host stylish celebrations afterwards. With unobstructed citywide views, both you and your guests will feel on top of the world. The gleaming roof top plaza spans an amazing 15,000 square feet and accommodates up to 250 day guests and 350 evening guests. With an outdoor area equipped with seating and socialising space, as well as tropical garden features, The Garden of Eden is the perfect scene for a stunning city centre wedding.

Eden Wedding Venue

Our Little Eden venue is located within The Shankly Hotel and provides a tranquil, intimate location for your wedding service and reception. This stylish space is perfect for weddings of a smaller scale, and is reminiscent of a cosy country chapel. Accommodating up to 100 guests, our Little Eden venue is perfect for you to celebrate your wedding with those nearest and dearest to you.

The chance to chat with our team

Our Signature Living Weddings team are on hand to answer those questions you have when trying to organise a city centre wedding. From scheduling to transport these ladies have seen and done it all. No task is too small, having composed a huge number of successful weddings. With access to top suppliers and a proven history of composing the most stunning wedding experiences.

Check out the accommodation for both you and your guests

Our award winning accommodation is amongst the most exciting and unique in the city of Liverpool, if not the UK. Our choices of luxury group apartments and suites are available to see during the open evening. Take a chance to visualise what your guests will experience on the big day. Our accommodation provides guests with fun and flexible sleeping arrangements and stunningly original décor. The ensuite bathrooms are equipped with double Jacuzzi baths for your guests to indulge themselves in after a fun filled day of wedding celebrations.

The Shankly Bridal Suite


Another advantage of visiting our wedding open evening is for you and your intended to take a tour of our Bridal Suite. The ultimate in elegance, our Bridal Suite is equipped with stunning features designed to take your breath away. From the enormous comfy bed to the elevated mosaic bath. Indulge in pure luxury for your first evening together as a married couple.

See the staff at work

During your visit there will be a number of staff on hand, going about their usual day to day tasks. Witness the reception staff checking guests in, experiencing their friendly and helpful manner. Our front of house bar and restaurant staff will also be present. Watch as they demonstrate their high standards of friendly service throughout the evening.

All thestaff at The Shankly Hotel are on hand 24 hours a day. You and your guests are sure to have everything needed during your visit. Each member of the team is dedicated to providing their services in a professional and friendly manner.

A taste of the catering standards

The Shankly Bridal Suite

During your wedding day your guests will be looking forward to the culinary offerings you are providing. Throughout the wedding open evening, attendees will be provided with a selection of canapes. Basically mini previews for the standard of food you can expect to be provided on your special day.

All this is completely free

Consider that an evening with us is a celebration in itself. Spend an evening in Liverpool touring our one of a kind accommodation, whilst being educated by our wedding coordinators and enjoying delicious nibbles and a glass or two of bubbly. All you will have spent by the end of the evening is your time, and what a valuable way to spend it at The Shankly Hotel’s first wedding open evening.

To attend either of these wonderful evening events, register with us on our Facebook page. We look forward to seeing you soon.