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Exeter Racecourse

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Kennford, Exeter, England
+44 1392 832599
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WEATHER SO BAD THAT ONLY ONE FINISHED IN THE LAST!...WHAT'S THAT ALL ABOUT!

An unbelievable days racing,when the forecasters told us the good weather was here,we all... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
freddiedoncaster
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doncaster
Great conference venue

Visited yesterday for study day for work, great facilities, huge car park and easy location to get... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
REH67
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“large screen” (4 reviews)
“caravan site” (3 reviews)
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Kennford, Exeter, England
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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.

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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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Set on top of Haldon Hill this course has superb views of both the environment and the racing. You can get a good meal here and also book your table to sit, eat and drink throughout all the races. The facilities are nicely contained with...More

Thank Barry M
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Outside Exeter but not hard to find and there's plenty of free parking. The course is in a lovely setting although actually watching the racing can be problematic if you actually want to walk down to the rails and the food and drink are standard...More

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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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