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Cheltenham Racecourse

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Cheltenham GL50 4SH, England
+44 1242 513014
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Cheltenham Racecourse is the Home of Jump Racing hosting the world famous National Hunt "Festival" in March every year. As well as racing we host concerts, comedy nights, weddings and business events.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“new years day” (29 reviews)
“club enclosure” (19 reviews)
“parade ring” (18 reviews)
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Cheltenham GL50 4SH, England
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+44 1242 513014
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"new years day"
in 29 reviews
"club enclosure"
in 19 reviews
"parade ring"
in 18 reviews
"race meeting"
in 11 reviews
"race course"
in 38 reviews
"racing fan"
in 10 reviews
"food outlets"
in 15 reviews
"great atmosphere"
in 38 reviews
"jockey club"
in 12 reviews
"champagne bar"
in 10 reviews
"race goers"
in 8 reviews
"great facilities"
in 12 reviews
"top class"
in 9 reviews
"second to none"
in 12 reviews
"car parking"
in 9 reviews
"first class"
in 14 reviews
"bar staff"
in 9 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not that I am into horse racing per se, but I must admit to having a good day ‘at the races’. Just enjoying the sights and sounds, in a classic English countryside environment was fantastic. Certainly worth a visit.

Thank Norman P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is what makes Cheltenham great! When the race week comes the whole town comes to life! Its a great buzz! The stadium is brilliant for a national race stadium, clean, reachable, and with great nearby transports links amenities.

Thank Noah P
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous day at Cheltenham, a huge site offering great views of the parade ring, lots of places to eat and drink or people watch. The main grand stand has ample standing room under cover to watch the races if raining. The new grandstand has a...More

Thank Michelle T
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Went for gold cup amazing day great racing and atmosphere.Every one at the racecourse was very helpful and pleasant can't wait to go back

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

A day out at the races was busy but a long day a bit pricey and plenty to see in regards to all the hats

Thank CocoBaileys
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The new stands etc are just amazing and the athmosphere was second to none. However the walk from the taxi drop off, to the course is long and was quite mucky the day I was there. There are lockers for storage if you are enroute...More

Thank aireagail
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

The racecourse is home to the caravan and motorhome site on non-race days. A great site with amazing views over the course and towards the Cotswold way. Fantastic dog walking locally including a full walk around the perimeter of the race track. I have to...More

Thank Colin D
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We attended the first day of the two day April meeting. We are members of another Racecourse but, nevertheless, were very excited to visit. The weather was beautiful, the crowds large but never crushing, the atmosphere super, the card extensive with high quality Horses and...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The day was clear sky and chilli sometime freezing,I was dressed casual cashmere coat and cowboy boots and wool hat what I was both on shopping centre inside racecourse. This truly was standing gold cup day , dont have any seats on Club enclosure tickets...More

Thank LIGA P
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Cheltenham in my opinion is far the best racecourse our group has been too. We had a gold package £35 and it was great value for money. A big thank you to the people who keep it clean and tidy well done.

Thank Colin H
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s4tune
17 March 2018|
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After racing
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MidlandsMidlands
12 March 2018|
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Response from trainman2017 | Reviewed this property |
We always come in via coach, but, get to the coach park quite early, by 11am.
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YummyMummy007
7 March 2018|
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Response from FlowerOxford | Reviewed this property |
The finish line in the tats enclosures. Better view from members though and less crowded. From members you can access all areas except bar for annual members and top two floors of new stand.
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