Aintree racecourse can be found within a twenty minute drive from the
Sunnyside Guesthouse in Southport.
Aintree racecourse is home to the world's most televised sporting event,
the John Smiths Grand National. As well as being known as a racecourse
it is also used as a location for conferences, exhibitions and high
The John Smiths Grand National will be held between 12th to 14th April 2018.
Picture of Aintree racecourse home of the John Smiths Grand National
The racecourse has recently been subject to a 35 million pound makeover
in order to increase the facilities on offer throughout the year. As a
result there are two new grandstands and a banqueting facility holding
up to 750 people.