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Ibis Styles Haydock
Ibis Styles Haydock
3.0 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
3.9/5 (558 reviews)
£49/ night for 2 guests

Very comfortable clean and pleasant atmosphere.Showerr very refreshing

Reviewed on 25 Mar 2019
Mercure Haydock Hotel
Mercure Haydock Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
4.0/5 (192 reviews)
£49/ night for 2 guests

My room was excellent very clean and comfortable Love the decoration Friendly and helpful front desk staff

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2019

Where should we stay in St Helens?

The welcoming destination of St Helens is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your children. The entertainment, restaurants and jogging trails are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is the closest airport, or Manchester (MAN), which is located 20.7 mi (33.3 km) from the city centre. St Helens has 3 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation.

Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:

Mercure Haydock Hotel (Newly Refurbished): Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant and free rollaway beds. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 3.5-star hotel.

Ibis Styles Haydock – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. The overall comfort and central location make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

When should we visit St Helens?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to St Helens.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, December and March, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: May, April, March and July, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, September, August and February, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

What should we see and do in St Helens?

While you and your family are staying in St Helens, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Citadel Arts Centre, St. Helens' World of Glass and Knowsley Road Stadium. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Liverpool ONE, Vue Cinema and Chester Zoo.

St Helens is also well-known for the:
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre
  • Restaurants
  • Safari tours
  • Jogging trails

Getting around St Helens

If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from St Helens Central Station, Thatto Heath Station or Lea Green Station. St Helens might not have as many public transport options so consider renting a car to explore the city.