The Best Things to Do on a Rainy Day in Liverpool

Come rain or shine, Liverpool is bursting with cultural attractions and entertainment. From family fun and exhibitions, to delicious afternoon tea, we’ve compiled an array of activities to tick off during your visit. So while you’re staying with us at The Shankly, you’ll never find yourself stuck for things to do in Liverpool on a rainy […]

Signature Live Events | The Sugarhill Gang with the Furious 5 Live on The Shankly Rooftop

This summer The Sugarhill Gang and Grandmaster Melle Mel & Scorpio of the Furious 5 will be taking over the rooftop of The Shankly Hotel in Liverpool to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the track that took rap music global, ‘Rapper’s Delight’. Brought to you by Signature Live Events and taking place on Saturday 15th June, this […]

Shankly’s First Love: The Blue of Carlisle United

Before Shankly was a red he was a blue. Now before everyone gets annoyed and angry, Shank’s was never a proper blue, he was never an Evertonian – although he did come extremely close to managing Everton in 1977. No, the blue in question is that of Carlisle United. Had the iconic Scotsman never donned […]

Enjoy Grand National Weekend 2019 at The Shankly Hotel

The most exciting weekend in Liverpool’s sporting calendar will be here soon, and we couldn’t be more excited to join in the fun and get our bets in for Grand National Weekend. We’ve got a whole weekend full of exciting events set up for those of you that are partial to watching the biggest horse race […]

How the Remote Scottish Village where Bill Shankly Grew Up Shaped His Career

In Liverpool, Bill Shankly’s name brings to mind the glory and success of his managerial years at Liverpool FC so you might be surprised to discover that the Liverpool Legend grew up in a remote and poverty-stricken village in Scotland called Glenbuck. Known amongst fans as Shankly’s lost village, Glenbuck is the birthplace and childhood […]

How Shankly’s Stint in the RAF Shaped Liverpool FC

The Shankly Hotel, and the endeavours that bear the Shankly name exude an aroma of grandeur. However, this aura was serviced via his formative experience in the RAF and the backing of his beloved wife, Nessie. So, just how did Shankly’s RAF tenure shape Liverpool. Shankly’s “Greatest Ever Signing” Agnes Wren Shankly; or ‘Nessie’ as […]

A Brief History of Liverpool and the Champions League

It’s been 39 years since Liverpool played FC Bayern Munich in the old European Cup. Liverpool, of course, went on to beat Real Madrid in the final in Paris that year in the wondrous Parc des Princes. Although this year’s final takes place in the ultra-modern Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid, the objective remains the […]

Luxury Hotel Packages Liverpool: The Shankly Hotel’s Latest Offers

The time has come when we’re all looking forward to a much needed holiday. Whether it’s a short city break, or a luxury weekend away, The Shankly’s latest offers have something everyone can enjoy. Check out all the best offers, deals and hotel packages Liverpool has to offer at The Shankly Hotel right here. THE […]

Champagne Charlies is Coming to Liverpool

From super yachts floating on the glittering waters of Dubai, exclusive venues of Ibiza’s top celebrity haunts to the trendiest London town hot spots; all have set the scene for Champagne Charlies ultra-glam and exclusive events. These amazing all-day parties have made their way over to some of the hottest cities across the globe – […]

Why Ness Shankly was the Mother of Liverpool Football

If Bill Shankly was the Father of Liverpool football then Agnes Shankly was undoubtedly the Mother. Agnes Shankly was as dedicated to Bill and his squad, as Shanks was to his love of the game. Its thanks to Nessie’s moral support and unyielding devotion to Bill and their family, that Liverpool football club were able […]

The Shankly Hotel | Huge Party Planned if Liverpool Win the League

As the season enters its penultimate chapter Liverpool look in prime position to mount one final assault, one last hurrah. If that’s the case, we at The Shankly Hotel have decided to throw an enormous party on May 12 if Liverpool win the league; because where else would be better to celebrate such a mammoth […]

What’s on Liverpool | Our Guide to the Best Events This March

February is finished, and with a new month comes a lot of new and wonderful events to revel in. Prepare for a mad March as we welcome in the warm weather at The Shankly Hotel. We’re just a stone’s throw away from most of Liverpool’s main attractions, theatres, bars and restaurants, so you can count […]