To feel the real pulse of Liverpool, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover nearby areas such as Skelmersdale, Burscough, and Ormskirk.
Nearby JJB Stadium, Wigan is the perfect place cheer along with fellow lovers of rugby league, and to see local heroes, the Wigan Warriors, in all their glory. On match days follow the sea of red and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When you’re ready to rest your weary head after a busy day discovering the delights of Rufford, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Best Western Park Hall Hotel & Leisure Club, Chorley, the Britannia Hotel Wigan and the Days Inn Charnock Richard M6, Chorley are just three of the many great places to stay around here.