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Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse

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Luddington Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9SE, England
+44 1789 267949
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What a great little racecourse

We came on a badge reciprocal from Carlisle and from the moment we arrived at the entrance we were... read more

Reviewed today
daltonblue
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Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Great Day Out

This was our first visit to the race course, we found all the staff polite and very helpful, the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
arched02
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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Luddington Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9SE, England
+44 1789 267949
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Reviewed today

We came on a badge reciprocal from Carlisle and from the moment we arrived at the entrance we were made welcome. The gate staff chatted away about the distance we had travelled. Once in the bar the barstaff were really friendly and offered advice on...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the race course, we found all the staff polite and very helpful, the course was kept clean by staff continually picking up any rubbish, all in all a great day out for anyone who likes racing

Thank arched02
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Ilona B, Manager at Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you we are delighted you had a great day and look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a regular at various racecourse but this was my first visit to Stratford. On arrival I was instructed to park in a very wet field (behind some caravans). When I tried to leave I had to get a helpful coach driver to help...More

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Ilona B, Manager at Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for submitting a review it is obviously disappointing that you didn't find our food and drink provisions satisfactory. We have external as well as several new internal eateries all of which are displayed in the race card and have ample seating and available...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and compact,this exceptional National Hunt racecourse is in my top five in the UK,and I have visited them all,except Wincanton,Taunton and Plumpton. I always go in club,as the views from the restaurant are outstanding! Can't wait for my next visit!

Thank freddiedoncaster
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Ilona B, Manager at Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted you had a great day we love our course and look forward to seeing you back again soon.

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Lovely little racecourse not far from the town centre of Stratford. Had a great day here and the facilities are good with some eating places and bars to help celebrate with any winnings on the day

Thank Susanvc24
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Ilona B, Manager at Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Hi, we are delighted you enjoyed your day and hope you can visit again during 2018.

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We spent a lovely afternoon here with my wife's 'friend' Maxine and her husband. It's not just racing, there's also a restaurant and a bar that is possibly too cheap! Perhaps if they had raised the alcohol prices Maxine wouldn't have taken to jumping on...More

Thank Rick D
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Ilona B, Manager at Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for your review we are only sorry we missed Maxine's performance it would have made great viewing on the bar TVs. We hope to see you all again next year.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

The purpose of our weekend trip was to attend the race meeting on 2nd October. It was our first time at this racecourse and we were most impressed. The staff had been contacted prior to our visit and were very helpful. The Gallery restaurant was...More

Thank rayphilpott99
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Management response:Responded 5 October 2017

We are really delighted you had a great day and we hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Reached the site just before 5pm both myself and my husband were really tired and staff were really helpful. Hooked up and settled down for the evening only moan something was going on as there was a lot of cars going past us leading up...More

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Management response:Responded 18 September 2017

Thank you for reviewing our campsite we hope you come and visit us again.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Visited Stratford races with 14 friends and family, entrance to the course was easy and efficient, on reflection I think that we were simply lucky as we arrived early. We paid for club passes and at first the bar area seemed OK, that was until...More

Thank EPaul1961
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Management response:Responded 18 September 2017

Thank you for reviewing our course. I am sorry you experienced poor service in the bars, I have passed your comments on to the caterers you I know used several agency staff that day. I do hope you come and visit us on another day...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

A group of 6 of us went to the Racecourse to help celebrate our daughter's 18th birthday - her first venture into the world of horseracing. Luckily, our friends had organised a table in the Pavilion hospitality tent, which we had for the whole afternoon...More

Thank Karen C
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Management response:Responded 18 September 2017

Thank you for reviewing your day with us, the weather was rather inclement but I am delighted it didn't dampen your day. We look forward to seeing you at another fixture.

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Anthony H
9 November 2017|
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Response from Ilona B | Property representative |
Hi ticket prices are staying the same but we are in the process of reviewing our catering so hospitality and restaurant package prices will be confirmed as soon as possible. Tickets will be available to buy for January... More
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Anthony H
8 November 2017|
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Response from Ilona B | Property representative |
Not that we're aware of. Stratford and the M40 are always very busy early in the morning.
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