When you picture your city break away, the furthest reaches of your imagination could not conjure the experience you will have with us at The Shankly Hotel. From arrival to departure here are the best ways to make the most of your visit to our uniquely brilliant hotel.
The Most Important Meal of the Day, So Make it a Good One
The Shankly Hotel starts your day off with a breakfast of champions, served in the Bastion Bar and Restaurant. Go continental with mouth-watering pastries, selections of juicy fruits or freshly baked bread with locally sourced preserves. Of course there is always the gastronomic full English favourite. Fill up whilst enjoying a choice of tea or coffee, or go for fully indulgent hot chocolate . The Bastion Bar and Restaurant offer up a plentiful list of flavours to add to your hot chocolate, including a chili chocolate option. Why not you are on holiday?
Discover a slice of culture from the museum of Bill Shankly
Before you head off into the city to soak up the sights, consider the cultural on offer within the hotel. Adorning walls and tables, shelves and ceilings, is a selection of Bill Shankly memorabilia donated by the Shankly family and showcased for all to see. From letters penned by the man himself to stories emblazoned across the ceilings of suites. To spend a day here would not be enough to take in all that is on offer.
Shankly on tour
If you feel your thirst for Shankly knowledge is still unquenched book yourself on the Shankly Tour Experience. Delivered to you by members of the Shankly Foundation with a choice of 6 different tour packages. One of the packages even includes the opportunity to play on the hallowed Bill Shankly fields. Partake in a Shankly Training Experience to see what a training session with Bill was really like.
Other options take tour attendees to key attractions of the city not to be missed. With each package the visitor gets an alternative look at life in Liverpool. Visits to Anfield, cruises on the river and a look at the home of the legend himself. Such all-encompassing citywide tours are not available anywhere in Liverpool and are an exclusive adventure to behold. Whether a 3-hour, or the more extensive 8-hour journey, you will have experienced the city from a most exclusive viewpoint, and come away your knowledge thirst fully quenched.
Halftime at the Bastion Bar and Restaurant
With a lunch menu to tempt your taste buds, The Bastion Bar and Restaurant is the ideal place to fuel up for the day ahead. On match day diners can experience an atmosphere rivalling that of the busiest city centre sports bars. With options to satisfy all palettes, feast on the finest of gourmet burgers to the most sumptuous of salads, all washed down with a wide range of frosty beers or a choice of expertly mixed top quality cocktails. After filing your boots with us, there might be little left to do other than head to your room and collapse into a food induced coma.
Rooms with a view and a difference
The rooms at The Shankly Hotel, are worth staying in for, city street views and top quality décor make a guest feel bad for leaving. A visit to Liverpool’s bustling city centre could not be easier from the central location of the hotel. On the other hand, if a day of relaxation is what you have in mind, while away the afternoon enjoying the luxury provided in your room. Take a dip in the double Jacuzzi bath, relax and watch TV on the 50” screen from your exquisite double bed. Kick back in the ornate leather clad sitting chairs. Each room has a bespoke design, and is decked out with the most up to date technologies, as far as hotel rooms go The Shankly Hotel has visitors wishing to stay for longer.
An Evening Meal Worth Staying In for
During your city break you may wish to spend an evening soaking up the native culture offered by the local restaurants. With most hotel experiences offering up chain restaurant dining, The Shankly Hotel again provides a dinner with a difference. An evening meal service born and bred in Liverpool, with dishes prepared by talented chefs to suite any appetite, round out the full Shankly Experience and try The Famous Shankly Burger. Surrounding diners with the Bill Shankly experience, allows our guests to sample that resident history and culture from within the The Shankly Hotel, never having to set a foot outside.
A Top Tipple for Extra Time
If you are not quite finished off by the culinary delights from the Bastion’s extensive menu, the delicious desserts not filling that last empty spot, then let the bar staff tempt you with a night cap. From the delicious variations of Liverpool Gin and Tonics available to premium bottles of champagne, spoil yourself on this day, your day, a day in The Shankly Hotel.
Night, Night, Sleep Tight
Your room is equipped to provide you with a perfect night’s sleep. With larger than average rooms, adorned with padded walls, you can come in and kick off your boots, (without the worry of them flying through the nearest window). Hop into your plush double bed and drift away whilst reading the bedtime story in your ceiling from the archives of Bill Shankly’s associates. A super night’s sleep in a super styling room, a top class way to top of your stay.
There you have it, a full 24 hours spent at The Shankly Hotel, you’ve learned all about the legend behind the man, had some top quality booze and scran, you think its all over? It is now!
To stay in The Shankly Hotel, or ask any questions about planning a trip to Liverpool call 0151 459 3383 or email email@example.com, and we shall be happy to arrange your stay.