The name, Holywell, is derived from one of the town’s most popular tourist attraction, the famous St. Winefride’s Holy Well, which is one of the seven wonders of Wales. The town of Holywell is a peaceful and tranquil place, that has a shopping centre, as a focal point for both locals and tourists.
John Lennon Airport is the closest airport to the Holywell area. Other nearby airports are the Manchester Airport, Blackpool Airport and the Caernarfon Airport. Major railways servicing Holywell is Flint Railway station, Runcorn Railway Station in Liverpool and the Liverpool Lime Street Rail Station.
Hotels in Holywell varies in price from cheap hotels to four star luxury hotels. Two cheap hotels with reasonable rates is the Springfield Hotel and the Glan Yr Afon Inn. The Springfield Hotel is conveniently located and provides excellent service to its guests. Food and entertainment is provided at the Delfryn Restaurant and Bert‘s Bar. The Glen Yr Afron Inn has comfortable accommodations with a restaurant and a golf course on the hotel grounds.
Hilton Liverpool is a 4 star luxury hotel that is a short distance from the Shopping Centre, restaurants and Theatres. The Ship Hotel is a reasonable price hotel with comfortable rooms. Novotel Liverpool Centre in Liverpool is also listed as a 4 star hotel. Hotels with shuttle service to John Lennon Airport are the Crown Plaza in Liverpool and the Regent Maritime Hotel.
The old Ferryboat Inn is the top rated bed and breakfast inn in Holywell. It is located along the river and is surrounded by a beautiful garden. The Pub at the inn serves a wide variety of food and drinks.
There are many exciting tourist attractions to see, while visiting Holywell. Popular tourist attractions is the Bidston Golf Club, Pennant Park Golf Club, Ewloe Catle, Flint Castle and St. Winefride’s Church.
Holywell Leisure Center in North Wales has a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities. Swimming, squash, badminton, raquetball, snooker and table tennis are popular sports at the center. Holywell’s football team play their games in the Welsh Alliance League.
Before booking hotel rooms, check availability and compare hotel prices online to find the cheapest rates for hotel rooms in Holywell.