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Doncaster Racecourse and Exhibition Centre

#7 of 52 things to do in Doncaster Features Animals
The Grandstand Leger Way | Leger Way, Doncaster DN2 6BB, England
+44 1302 304200
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appaling experience never to be repeated.

appaling experience never to be repeated, first time at a horse race course, appaling execess and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paul A
Good alround viewing

With the parade ring, presentation dais and winning post all visible from the stands with good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
douglas246
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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The official TripAdvisor page for the big friendly racecourse in the North of England. 36 racedays throughout the year. Also a multi-use sports, conference and entertainment venue. Holding international music concerts one day, and large corporate conferences the next. We're also a popular wedding venue, too. Find out more on our website.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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The Grandstand Leger Way | Leger Way, Doncaster DN2 6BB, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

appaling experience never to be repeated, first time at a horse race course, appaling execess and over indulgence, and no I did not loos any money!!

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 1 week ago

With the parade ring, presentation dais and winning post all visible from the stands with good clear views this racecourse is second to non. All the areas from Grandstand upwards are very well designed and located. The food court in the Grandstand area could be...More

Thank douglas246
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really awful venue. Racing and Tom Jones. Grubby stand and awful food. Queue to get a drink and untrained staff.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well I've lived in Doncaster 60 years and never been to a race meeting ! Have used the other facilities before but not a meeting. Went with our family to the Father's Day meeting, and we all enjoyed it ! Yes it was very hot...More

Thank sunbird41
Reviewed 1 week ago

June 18th Fathers day racing at Doncaster we wee looking forward to. It was going to be a very hot day and the first race was 2.pm Car park A is right opposite the main entrance so that was a good start. Your ticket in...More

Thank Marmaduke1948
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Father's Day meeting with our kids, friends and their family, on a very hot and sunny Sunday. Our bags were searched on entry, which I was initially very happy with as we are all acutely aware of the dispicable muslim terrorism...More

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going to Doncaster races for more than 30 years and this race course get A better and better. Our race club were here on the 2nd and 3rd of June and we had two great days racing. It's a massive racecourse with...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This racecourse is great, absolutly massive, best racecourse in yorkshire, plenty of food and bar outlets, it's the only racecourse i been too with plenty of toulets and you don't have to que. even better day or evening when the sun is out but be...More

Thank Holben10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had never been to Doncaster races and when the opportunity was offered to be a guest in the county stand we accepted the invitation and were not disappointed. Although there was a good crowd we never found it difficult to get service or a...More

Thank Grandma074
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a box with 20 other colleagues, absolutely superb food, great staff catered for very well. Great view of the finish line, created a great atmosphere throughout the races, one suggestion would be air conditioning as the box was very hot .

Thank Rachael W
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Cambo2010
Hi, would the racecourse cater for a stagnite of approx 20 (not so) young (not so) good looking men from Middlesbrough pls?
22 May 2017|
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Response from GemmaP29 | Reviewed this property |
There were lots of stag groups on the night we went including a man dressed up as a woman.
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Pluggie
How much can I expect to pay for drinks like lager and spirits?
30 March 2017|
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Response from Christie A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not excessive pricing. Yorkshire folk like a bargain! There are various bars depending on how posh you're going, maybe the prices vary between bars but they serve sharing jugs etc too. Enjoy!
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Sally W
Hi, I am thinking of booking tickets for the family day out in June 2017, I have never been before so I am not really sure on what tickets would be best.. Premier enclosure, Country enclosure or the Grandstand enclosure? I would like to be near all the activities. Any advice would be grateful.
20 March 2017|
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Response from DoncasterRaces | Property representative |
Hi Sally, our most popular enclosure is the County Enclosure. There is a dress code in the County Enclosure, therefore people do like to get dressed up. Our Premier Enclosure is fantastic for viewing and facilities but... More
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