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Garrison Savannah - Barbados Turf Club

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Alongside Barbados Museum, site of former British soldier barracks, now used for horse racing.
Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fab day out regardless of how u get there. Get dropped off and entance fee is 20 bds pp (10 usd) there are about 8-9 races and the grandstand will give you a birds eye view of the finishing post. Betting is optional but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 666Rocky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never been to the Races before, that is anywhere in the World. Saw the sign for today and decided to take an afternoon at the Races. Absolutely fantastic time, great seats, shame about the results but the day was more special than winning. Will hopefully...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking to spend some time away from the beach then we can recommend an afternoon of horse racing. Cushions available and grandstand seating to sheild you from the sun. Try the Bajan fishcakes from the stand outside the stables, very tasty and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

7 of us went to the races and had a blast. This was our second year going there and will do it again if possible.If you are driving there parking is very limited so arrive nice and early. This year they would only accept Barbados...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 06GoMango
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Garrison Savannah Racecourse one morning on the way to Pebbles Beach On race days you can walk and stand by the rails and no entrance fee is required. When we were here there was no racing but it was so nice to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevin1962060
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Spent the day at the races with friends and local bajans beautifully dressed . We had a large picnic of lots of locally cooked food and drinks

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Blossi j
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This place is amazing.i love the atmosphere of the Garrison its lively on any given Saturday. It’s close to downtown and you can there by public transportation.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Skydiva2800
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We always visit this location because of the horse racing; the excitement and the kids love seeing the horse going and going. The surrounding area is be good

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank caribbeanfun2018
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We were lucky enough to get tickets in the grandstand for Derby day. Great views opposite the finishing post and the paddock. A great atmosphere with locals and holiday makers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Heather S
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I have reviewed the Garrison Savannah on a previous visit. One of the problems when returning is that you have (sometimes) a higher expectation. On this occasion there was nothing to be worried about. Again, you feel welcome. There were many tourists amongst the locals,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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24 October 2018|
Response from annie202020 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. When we arrive in Barbados we look in the local press or alternatively on the internet.
18 October 2018|
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Response from johnfield70 | Reviewed this property |
We only walked around on a day when there was nothing on, but those we saw on their way there the next day were just wearing casual.
23 September 2018|
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Response from dcauser224 | Reviewed this property |
Email the Coral Mist Hotel in Worthing and ask ‘Reggie’. He’s a local and knows most things that’s going on. I know it was on March 3rd in 2018