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Musselburgh Racecourse

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Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7RG, Scotland
+44 131 665 2859
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Pretty Course

This is a very pretty, spotlessly clean racecourse where the cleaners are effectively on active... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Steve T
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Great day

We booked our tickets the night before having checked the weather and saved £5 For each adult. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ninamosses
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Musselburgh Racecourse is a Visit Scotland 5 Star venue and named one of their top-rated visitor attractions offering fantastic value days out for all ages. With 29 race meetings a year there is always something to look forward whether you are looking for our Sell out Ladies Day, or great value Family days, with loads of free entertainment for children or the perfect stag or hen night at our Party Nights! We can offer a choice or places to eat and drink at the racecourse catering for all budgets.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“new years day” (7 reviews)
“race meeting” (7 reviews)
“race course” (5 reviews)
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Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7RG, Scotland
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+44 131 665 2859
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very pretty, spotlessly clean racecourse where the cleaners are effectively on active duty with a fervent enthusiasm from the moment the first spectator arrives .... and to be honest they don't let up til closing. Everywhere is clean and tidy and all...More

Thank Steve T
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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Steve, Thank you for taking the time to review us. Many Thanks for your kind words, I will be sure to pass them onto the team as I know they will be delighted. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your day and look forward...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked our tickets the night before having checked the weather and saved £5 For each adult. We were delighted the kids (aged 5 and 9) went free. We had a walk around and found a table near food outlets and children's zone (We didn't...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind words, I will be sure to pass them onto the team. We are delighted to hear that you had a great day. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Musselburgh Racecourse.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another night of fun and all the crowd in great spirits. We were with a large group of 20 + and the queues to the bar were ridiculous. 30 min wait to find the pumps had gone down. Ended up buying cans of lager and...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear this. If you could please email your concerns to mail@musselburgh-racecourse.co.uk and someone will be in touch. Kind Regards, Maiti

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Such a pleasure to see a race course which is beautifully maintained as well as offering an enjoyable day at the races. From the lovely gardens and bright hanging baskets, white painted fences and attractive splashes of colour the ground staff should be complimented on...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. Thank you very much for your kind words, I will pass these on to the team as I know they will be very pleased. We are glad you enjoyed your day and look forward to welcoming...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Visited here on ladies day and thoroughly enjoyed it. Could have done without the 40 minute transfer in the hottest bus in Scotland but the rest of the day was great. Would consider going back again.More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit and I will pass on your kind words to the rest of the team who will be very pleased. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

What a great racecourse the atmosphere is very friendly and relaxed and the unlimited bottles of free water a very welcome addition. Lots of security and police on site and outside all day but all in great spirits .More

Thank wendyt221
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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your day and it is great to hear you appreciated the addition of free water. I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time at Musselburgh Ladies Day at Musselburgh Racecourse. What a fantastic racecourse this is our fourth year going to ladies day what a fabulous time we had. The facilities at the course and the staff make for a great day out, and...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your day and I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team, as I know they will be pleased. We look forward to seeing you...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

I have lived in Musselburgh all my life and the Racecourse have been fantastic! An amazing day out and the prices aren't that expensive. The ladies day at the racecourse is phenomenal.More

Thank DemiLee1996
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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoy visiting us. I'll make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as I know they will be chuffed. We look forward to welcoming you...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Well organised venue both for those with cars or travelling on public transport. Beautiful setting looking out towards the Firth of Forth. Showground activities for children, good food and drink too, all in all a great place to spend the day and perhaps win some...More

Thank careymoss32
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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your day and I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as I know they will be pleased. We hope to welcome you...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Visited with work colleagues The facilities are spot on, we had all paid for food packages and these were good quality and there was ample seating areas to enjoy it Plenty of bars for refreshments We visited 'Friday night at the races' on 26/05/17 The...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are chuffed to hear that you enjoyed your visit. I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as I know they will be thrilled. We look forward to welcoming you...More

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daldavey
29 July 2018|
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Response from Maiti S | Property representative |
Hello, A pint of beer is between £4.50 and £5 depending on which is the drink of your choice. Many Thanks, Musselburgh Racecourse.
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yvettebeattie
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Response from Aisling T | Property representative |
Yes you're allowed to bring your dog as long as it's kept on the lead. Enjoy!
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