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Cheltenham Racecourse

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Cheltenham Racecourse is the Home of Jump Racing hosting the world famous National Hunt "Festival" in March every year. As well as racing we host concerts, comedy nights, weddings and business events.
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Cheltenham GL50 4SH, England
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+44 1242 513014
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All reviews gold cup new years day race course club enclosure parade ring racing fan food outlets great atmosphere jockey club festival week race goers second to none top class car parking bar staff first class cleeve hill
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to the race course which was good. We booked a table in the Gold Cup which had ok food and it was good to be able to go in between races when it got cold and wet.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jilliandyer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the lucky chance to go in a box with work and had the most amazing time!! service was amazing and the atmosphere was just THE best... if i am lucky enough to get asked to go again i will be there in a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank pollyppocket
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was so well thought out. Staff were super helpful and friendly. Music from live groups was fantastic. Brilliant atmosphere throughout the weekend. Remembrance parade was very moving.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 607Irene
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Efficient Coach Parking and entry into the venue. Had tickets for Tatrersalls and enjoyed a lovely atmosphere. Plenty of food stalls to fill the gaps when required. Bar service was a little on the slow side but not a major issue. Went to the Guinness...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DecMayo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheltenham racecourse is expensive - we all know that. But the latest visit, left me frothing at the mouth! £6.50 for a sausage roll, £3.30 for a small cup of less than average coffee. Very bad form.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great evening of racing here Drinks and a burger. What more could a girl ask for Unfortunately the weather was against us but will definitely return in the spring x

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EssexMarian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best sports venue anywhere breathtaking view of Cleve hill on arrival and some of the nicest bookmakers in any race course pity Rossy Bros has retired but always a great day out Place has really kicked on in the last number of years with the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gearoidg2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here yesterday in a group of 16. Positives. 1. Great racing 2. Good atmosphere 3. Very good view ( club enclosure) Negatives. 1. Extremely poor set up at the bar, took 15 minutes to get a drink and then had to negotiate a scrum...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank terrycJ2425TJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Previously had a dreadful experience at Cheltenham Racecourse (reviewed previously) but this time we were visiting the The Centaur to see Jools Holland in concert. The venue is generally pretty good and being fairly small you get a pretty good view of the stage. Easy...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FearlessBrum
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great day out all be it very cold. Had 2 tickets to VIP Stand. Drinks etc were very expensive but one's own hipflask was invaluable.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kimlloyd211
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Danool221
20 November 2018|
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Response from terrycJ2425TJ | Reviewed this property |
Club enclosure tickets also give you entry to the Centaur Bar where there is a lot of seating and also where the bands play after the meeting. Gets very busy but lively atmosphere. Hope this helps.
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nickfromstoke
17 November 2018|
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Response from aireagail | Reviewed this property |
No long queues, and loads of room for everyone now with the new development.
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Camby84
30 October 2018|
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Response from dws1950 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t know name but I know where you were ...I would suggest you go at least 2 hours before the first and park there again ...I find these spaces are a premium because you will always be delayed in the course official... More
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