Area & Places to visit

Local Area

West Kirby is located on the Wirral on mouth of the River Dee with fabulous views across the river to North Wales. The Royal Liverpool Golf Course, venue of the 2014 British Open Golf Championship runs from West Kirby to Hoylake and the links can be clearly seen in the picture above. West Kirby is blessed with some beautiful scenery, fabulous walks together with its; boating lake and sailing club. A walk to Hilbre Islands when the tide is out is favourite for many visitors and locals a like.

There are regular trains to Liverpool with connections to Chester. For those who prefer to drive the M53 is only five minutes away from China Plate Farm.

Marine Lake

West Kirby Marine Lake is man-made saltwater lake 52 acres in size. A walk around the lake is must for anyone visiting.

Sunset over the Marine Lake, West Kirby

Cruise ship visiting Liverpool

View from Red Rocks, Hoylake


Caldy Hill

Hilbre Island

Hilbre Islands

You can admire Hilbre islands from one of the many vantage points in and around West Kirby or take a very enjoyable walk out at low tide. The Islands are made of of Little Eye. a small outcrop of rock. Middle Eye slightly larger and the main Island which has a dwelling and the old lifeboat station. A population of seals lives can nearly always be seen and come very close at times.

West Kirby from Hilbre Island