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Barbados Turf Club

#38 of 91 things to do in Bridgetown Features Animals
The Garrison Savannah | World Heritage Site, Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-426-3980
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top free day out nearly

any body going to barbados must check out the horse racing at the garrison savannah every second... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
jakeblues2016
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Had a great day out at the races

Facilities are simple but adequate. We watched seven races and had a fun time. Easy to place a bet... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Deranne
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Parksville, Canada
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The Garrison Savannah | World Heritage Site, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

any body going to barbados must check out the horse racing at the garrison savannah every second saturday (check the website) starts about 1.30 2,00 pm and runs till about 5.30 (ish) now you can go in the grand stand (finish post) or do as...More

Thank jakeblues2016
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Facilities are simple but adequate. We watched seven races and had a fun time. Easy to place a bet. Staff were friendly.

Thank Deranne
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The Garrison Savana is the only place to be on a Saturday afternoon in Barbados. This track draws world wide class horses and their speed and strength can be experienced at such close quarters. One can get right up to the rail and between race...More

Thank 207jct2015
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We went there with our friends from Barbados had a great day Free to go ! Betting booths outside grandstand Horses run by right in front of you great spot

Thank kenh921
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Sadly, there was no racing on when I visited but this is a huge attraction for locals and visitors alike, situated in plentiful grounds and masses of atmosphere!

Thank Douglas552
Reviewed 3 July 2016

After watching the racehorses every morning swimming in the ocean decided to go an watch them perform on the track. What fun, never been to a racecourse before so had nothing to judge it by, which is probably for the best. Had a great afternoon,...More

Thank annpan
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Horse racing is the event at this ground,like the famous Sandy Lane Gold Cup.There are plenty of historic sites around this area to view.There is also a recent findings of a tunnel that can be viewed.

Thank Alvic7911
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We spent a couple of hours at the horse races, in Barbados. The track is on the Garrison grounds, so historic buildings all around. Hung out with the locals at one end, on the grass, right on the rail. Thundering hooves speeding by! Ate 'bread-and-two'...More

Thank gandt_halifax
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We splurged and paid the $10.00 US for grandstand seats. There were a total of 9 races which we enjoyed. Unlike our sophisticated, computerized race tracks, the Barbados Turf club reminded us of race tracks of the past, up close and personal. The Barbadians appeared...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I was visiting nearby and was draw to the epic scale of the racecourse. I visited in the early morning, when there was only a couple of Jockeys putting their mounts through their paces. It was must be some sight seeing this place in full...More

Thank Graeme M
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No I don't smoke but some people still do ??? I guess they want to die
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