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Epsom Downs Racecourse

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Epsom Downs Racecourse Epsom Downs | Epsom Downs, Epsom KT18 5LQ, England
+44 1372 726311
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Iconic racecourse known across the world

The course was not very busy for a modest midweek meeting with indifferent weather. Viewing is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
richard s
,
Locks Heath, United Kingdom
Not at all happy with Jockey Club arrngements .....

Epsom is a fab track and the Ladies Days are always a delight and a lot of fun. Weather has always... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Verna K
,
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
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Epsom Downs Racecourse Epsom Downs | Epsom Downs, Epsom KT18 5LQ, England
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+44 1372 726311
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The course was not very busy for a modest midweek meeting with indifferent weather. Viewing is excellent and there is a big screen if you don't have binoculars. We stayed overnight and walked the course and around the Downs, doing it on foot you can...More

1  Thank richard s
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Epsom is a fab track and the Ladies Days are always a delight and a lot of fun. Weather has always been "kind" to us (we have been very lucky). Only the Jockey Club and their staff let the proceedings down this time. They ran...More

1  Thank Verna K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a real shame how the meetings here are getting progressively worse year by year , getting a drink at the bar is practically impossible, the main Grandstand hall is a joke , far too small and dark , £9.60 for a large vodka and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes Epsom hosts the Derby, but for an April spring meeting, you really would expect better. Queuing 30 minutes for a bar drink or 45 mins for a coffee are your options . I wish I could say it was because the event was sold...More

Thank Christian4
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Historic Epsom Downs is located near the town of Epsom in the County of Surrey and is about twenty miles south west of London. It is host to England’s most famous horse race, The Derby, contested since 1780 and now held the first Saturday of...More

Thank hiddenvacation
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Held a Special Needs Conference here in March. Great location, plenty of parking and amazing views from the diomed suite. Breakfast rolls were fantastic and lunch was simply great!! Really good food which impressed all the delegates. Plenty of rooms for workshops, all in all...More

Thank kdw72
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Great day out here, we went for the superheroes day. Food and drinks are a bit pricey but this is to be expected if I'm honest. Great racecourse with great views, easy to park. Given that it's sort of south west facing the grandstand get...More

Thank Greg S
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

went for horse racing.fantastic market.fairground.think it's a great family day/weekend.we stayed near by.

Thank sharan g
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

This year I went to the Derby with a group of girlfriends and we had a great day. In the Grandstand, bottle of champagne, good, swift service despite the crowds. Food easy to find, some queuing but nothing too long and reasonable prices. Certainly not...More

Thank serendipitypm16
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Epsom racecourse is known worldwide for the Derby and other races and events, it is also an ideal location for walks and was popular on our most recent with people out for a stroll and families enjoying the open space. We spent a fair amount...More

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Elsbeth C
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Response from Fetlocks | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at the Epsom Derby website - shows all of the enclosures and prices. Some are still free. Would post a link but TA doesn't allow. Hope your friend and daughter have a lovely day.
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