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Exeter Racecourse

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Kennford, Exeter, England
+44 1392 832599
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Day/evening at the races

Stayed at the on site camp site which is in the middle of the race track. Booked via Caravan and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chris B
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Lovely Caravan Site

Great site for a stop over on your way to Cornwall and also great for access to lots of Devon’s... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Helen F
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“large screen” (4 reviews)
“caravan site” (3 reviews)
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Kennford, Exeter, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed at the on site camp site which is in the middle of the race track. Booked via Caravan and motorhome club. Great setting for the races. We could walk up and stand by the finish line to see and feel the horses come by....More

Thank Chris B
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Great site for a stop over on your way to Cornwall and also great for access to lots of Devon’s attractions. Facilities lovely and clean. Wardens really helpful and friendly. Site is exposed as on a hill so can get windy. We loved it and...More

Thank Helen F
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

An unbelievable days racing,when the forecasters told us the good weather was here,we all experienced one of the worst weather days of all time at Exeter! Even Mike "the cat" Cattermole more than struggled commentating,telling us that they'd jumped a fence when they hadn't even...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Visited yesterday for study day for work, great facilities, huge car park and easy location to get to. Refreshments and lunch provided was really nice

Thank REH67
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Having worked in the racing industry for nearly 20 years, I've been racing more than the average Joe Bloggs, visited nearly every racecourse in the country and have to say Exeter remains my favourite 'small track', with the catering at the course probably the best...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

We were at the racecourse for a 2 day event and will certainly be back. Well organised in a lovely part of the world with stunning views over the racecourse.

Thank Steve P
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Took 3 of my sons to the races. Good day out. Its worth booking online beforehand and taking advantage of the days offers. Food not great for the money (overpriced, undercooked and little choice!) Too many of the staff walk about with miserable faces, but...More

Thank Glen G
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We accidentally went to this site when our usual nearby site was full but glad we did. Good facilities onsite, electric, chem disposal, fresh water, showers, toilets etc, although a bit dated were being kept in very clean conditions. This site is brilliant for dog...More

Thank Jukebox120
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Spent the weekend on the caravan site. Superbly run site with excellent facilities. Wardens could not have been more friendly and welcoming.

1  Thank robjohnd
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Exeter Racecourse is a very fair track and during the humps season proper attracts top quality horses from the best stables. The fences are quite stiff so good education to send them here before a tt at better prize at Cheltenham for instance The food...More

Thank 945gary
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Response from SirBeefy | Reviewed this property |
As with most National Hunt tracks, Exeter racecourse has a ‘dress for the weather’ recommendation/policy which does not preclude smart jeans. That said you will likely find that in the restaurant most folk will out of... More
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