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York Racecourse

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Address: The Racecourse Knavesmire Road, York YO23 1EX, England
Phone Number:
+44 1904 620911
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00

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Great Racecourse to visit

Have been to this Racecourse and dressed up and eating posh food and also taken a picnic and gone more casual on band day. Great both occasions and regularly go back. Great place... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Aysgarth, United Kingdom
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Aysgarth, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have been to this Racecourse and dressed up and eating posh food and also taken a picnic and gone more casual on band day. Great both occasions and regularly go back. Great place great atmosphere.

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York, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visit York racecourse regularly during the racing season and have always had a great time. Whether we have been in the course enclosure, the Grandstand or the County stand, we have enjoyed the racing and the atmosphere of the Course. The County Stand is quite expensive, but well worth the money when the weather's good and you're after a... More 

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YORK, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

York racecourse has to be one of the finest courses in England, the recent changes have elevated it to a much higher level. My only criticism is they keep to the dress policy far to stringently, I don't mind wearing a tie, but to sit on the balcony on a very sunny day and having to wear your jacket is... More 

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to York Ebor meeting for the past 15 years in August it is simply brilliant horse racing and the facilities are second to none

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Leyburn, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I go every year in August and am never disappointed. The racing is good, the crowds enthusiastic and fun loving and there are lots of vantage points to see everything that's going on. By going into the County Stand you have to get dressed up which I always think adds to the days experience but you don't have to, they... More 

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Goole, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a horse racing and it won so this was a fantastic day. The facilities and the excitement is a must and a great adventure.

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Thank rosie c
Durham, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Everything about this course is amazing and well worth a visit so many lovely places to eat and drink

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Thank lumley14
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Good venue Excellent view of the course with good access for unloading Taxi service woeful as not enough cabs in York

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Thank Ahmrcj987
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124 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Have been to York races a number of times on both the picnic and county stand side. Excellent day out. Facilities excellent.

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Thank Em W
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88 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

One of the best racecourses in the country hosts flat meetings throughout the summer and whilst you might lose a couple of quid here and there - it's a great day out regardless! Neigh bother!

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