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Penang Turf Club

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Off the tourist trail afternoon activity

The racecourse doesn't feature in any of the tourist maps + is a little difficult to find but a... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
charliebigtime
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las vegas
Only went for the horse show

I'm not a gambler so the only time I came about this spot is when they have their yearly horse... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
CastelloPikkard
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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 Nov 2018
“Off the tourist trail afternoon activity”
20 Sep 2018
“Only went for the horse show”
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Batu Gantong Road, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

The racecourse doesn't feature in any of the tourist maps + is a little difficult to find but a worthwhile afternoon pastime.The course is impeccable + the horses appear well cared for.After being informed at two different bus stations (Komtar + Jetty) that no bus...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank charliebigtime
Reviewed 20 September 2018

I'm not a gambler so the only time I came about this spot is when they have their yearly horse show. Lots of activities for the kids and of course there are horses and carriages for fun

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank CastelloPikkard
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Interesting to see a smaller race course having been to Melbourne cup at Flemington. We had coffees while waiting for the races to start as we arrived early races started at 2.15am. One of us won the other lost. As l said before a great...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bonesi
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Everywhere the equestrian club is advertising including on the Turf Club's own web site. When I rang to book I was told the club closed down quite sure time ago! Pity their marketing macho doesn't know it!

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Claire G
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Founded in 1864, the Penang Turf Club is the oldest of the 3 Turf Clubs in Malaysia. The early Penang racecourse was situated along Mccalister Road in 1869 until 1939 when it moved to its present premise in Batu Gantong. Located on a 270 acre...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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723philip
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Response from bonesi | Reviewed this property |
Hello723phillip We think only once a month but look up there website Regards Cheryl
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Garry M
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Response from bonesi | Reviewed this property |
Hello Garry I know it's to late now. It when we went there wasn't many people Plenty of room race didn't start till 2.15pm Regards Cheryl
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