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The DocksLiverpool

Trip time! Discover the marina, museums, and local cuisine in The Docks.

A bustling marina, gourmet restaurants, and top sights from Beatles Story to Albert Dock—discover The Docks, a family-friendly destination also famous for its shopping.


Popular places to visit in The Docks

Albert Dock
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Albert Dock

4.5/5(172 reviews)

Liverpool’s fashionable waterfront precinct is home to some of the city’s best restaurants and bars, and many of the city’s best museums.

M&S Bank Arena
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M&S Bank Arena

4/5(14 reviews)

Catch an event at M&S Bank Arena during your trip to Liverpool. Wander the area's marina or simply enjoy one of its lively bars.

Beatles Story
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Beatles Story

4.5/5(105 reviews)

Explore this dedicated museum to John, Paul, George and Ringo and learn the story of the Beatles.

Tate Liverpool
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Tate Liverpool

4.5/5(40 reviews)

View paintings and sculptures by past masters and more recent works designed to confront and challenge at one of the country’s most popular art institutions.

Royal Liver Building
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Royal Liver Building

The most iconic building in the city is adorned by two copper liver birds, the emblems of Liverpool.    

Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal
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Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal

Catch a “Ferry ‘Cross the Mersey” from this ultra-modern terminal, then return to explore some of Liverpool’s best maritime, musical and artistic attractions.

Top things to do in The Docks

The Beatles Story Experience
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The Beatles Story Experience

$21
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend
British Music Experience Admission
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British Music Experience Admission

$19
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Liverpool Football Club Stadium Tour & Museum
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Liverpool Football Club Stadium Tour & Museum

$25
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend
Aspire Lounge by Servisair at Liverpool Airport (LPL)
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Aspire Lounge by Servisair at Liverpool Airport (LPL)

$37
Per adult
3-hour Beatles Tour of Liverpool by Private Taxi
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3-hour Beatles Tour of Liverpool by Private Taxi

$144
Per adult
Cryo Massage
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Cryo Massage

$77
Per adult

Top Hotels in The Docks

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Jurys Inn Liverpool
Jurys Inn Liverpool
4 out of 5
No. 31 Keel Wharf, Liverpool, England
Free Cancellation
The price is $61 per night

Located in Liverpool City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is steps from ACC Liverpool, M&S Bank Arena, and Beatles Story. Albert Dock and Merseyside Maritime ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,011 reviews)

"Nice hotel, good location, rooms lovely, clean, spacious, got everything you need for an overnight. Staff very friendly and helpful. The only thing I'd mark it down for is the bar, they had nothing on draft and had to buy bottles that were really expensive."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Jurys Inn Liverpool
Malmaison Liverpool
Malmaison Liverpool
4 out of 5
7 William Jessop Way, Liverpool, England
The price is $83 per night

Located in Liverpool City Centre, this romantic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Royal Liver Building, Cavern Club, and Liverpool ONE. Albert Dock and Beatles ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,001 reviews)

"Amazing, stylish, clean, modern and they had so much in place to protect against corona"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Malmaison Liverpool
Pullman Liverpool
Pullman Liverpool
4 out of 5
Monarchs Quay, Liverpool, England
The price is $65 per night

Located in Liverpool City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of ACC Liverpool, Beatles Story, and Albert Dock. Tate Liverpool and Merseyside Maritime ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (997 reviews)

"Great views, convenient location and very modern. Staff was friendly and helpful. Room could have been a tad cleaner but no major issues."…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Pullman Liverpool
Hampton by Hilton Liverpool City Center
Hampton by Hilton Liverpool City Center
3 out of 5
7 Hurst Street, Liverpool, England
The price is $61 per night

Located in Liverpool City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, and Liverpool ONE. M&S Bank Arena and ACC ...

4.3/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"Clean hotel, friendly and helpful staff, good location near Albert Docks (and nice pub next door!). Thoughtful about anti-Covid measures."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Hampton by Hilton Liverpool City Center
Ibis Liverpool Centre Albert Dock – Liverpool One
Ibis Liverpool Centre Albert Dock – Liverpool One
3 out of 5
27 Wapping, Liverpool, England
The price is $43 per night

Located in Liverpool City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Beatles Story, Albert Dock, and Liverpool ONE. ACC Liverpool and Tate Liverpool are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (997 reviews)
Hard bed

"Welcome and staff fine, great location, easy parking on site, room clean but dusty in corners and under bed, bathroom clean but the bed was rock hard. We both have horrendous back ache this morning."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Ibis Liverpool Centre Albert Dock – Liverpool One
Crowne Plaza Liverpool City Centre
Crowne Plaza Liverpool City Centre
4 out of 5
2 St. Nicholas Place, Liverpool, England
The price is $85 per night

Located in Liverpool City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Royal Liver Building and Cavern Club. Liverpool ONE and Albert Dock are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (988 reviews)

"Excellent service at the check in desk, staff were very helpful and accommodating. Hotel is in a fantastic location and has beautiful views of the"…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Crowne Plaza Liverpool City Centre

Other neighborhoods in Liverpool

Royal Liver Building showing a city and heritage architecture

Liverpool City Centre

4.5/5Wonderful!(364 area reviews)

Are you interested in fantastic nightlife, fascinating museums, and beautiful waterfront views? A visit to Liverpool City Centre might be the perfect thing. You can also explore top sights like Liverpool ONE and Cavern Club.

Liverpool City Centre
Street art mural at Greenland Street, Liverpool.
Taken on a Sony a6000 with a 7artisans fisheye lens.
Peter Sutton on trover

Baltic Triangle

Notable for its waterfront views, shopping, and bars, Baltic Triangle is a sought-after destination for many travelers visiting Liverpool. If you want to see some sights in the area, check out M&S Bank Arena or Beatles Story.

Baltic Triangle
Graffiti, Liverpool
Langy Langerson on trover

RopeWalks

Travelers to RopeWalks praise its popular shops. If you've got some more time to explore, be sure to make a stop by Concert Square and FACT.

RopeWalks
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral showing a church or cathedral

Georgian Quarter

3.5/5Good!(2 area reviews)

Georgian Quarter is known for its abundant dining options, and you can plan a trip to Philharmonic Hall and Unity Theatre while you're in town.

Georgian Quarter
Everton, Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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Everton

3.5/5Good!(3 area reviews)

The restaurants and museums are a few reasons travelers visit Everton. Want to see more of the surrounding area? Anfield Road Stadium and Liverpool Empire Theatre are a few top sights nearby.

Everton
Kirkdale, Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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Kirkdale

While Kirkdale might not have many sights to explore, venturing just a little farther will lead you to top things to see and do like Anfield Road Stadium and Liverpool Empire Theatre.

Kirkdale