Exeter Racecourse

Kennford, Exeter, Devon, EX6 7XS

Tel: 01392 832599

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Exeter Racecourse

About

Set in a stunning location overlooking beautiful Devon countryside, Exeter Racecourse prides itself as being one of the UK’s most progressive tracks, with excellent facilities and transport links to match competitive racing throughout the National Hunt Season.

Whether you’re a seasoned or first-time racegoer, you’re guaranteed a great day out and a warm welcome at Exeter Racecourse, with corporate-friendly weekday meetings, holiday fixtures to suit the family and the popular Ladies Evening in May with a live band playing after racing. To complement the excitement of a day’s racing, the racecourse offers a range of superb hospitality packages, restaurant and bar facilities.

Exeter Racecourse’s fully established Conference and Events Centre is open throughout the year - we are proud to offer our clients outstanding levels of service and catering in any of our range of attractive and functional conference suites and will ensure your day is managed to exceed your highest expectations.

Race Fixtures

2016
20th November – Devon Day
2nd December – First December Meeting
15th December – Christmas Fun Raceday

2017
1st January – New Year’s Day Racing
17th January - January Jumps
12th February - Super Sunday
24th February - Devon National Raceday
7th March - First march Raceday
21st March - Higos Insurance Services Spring Raceday
11th April - Family Day
18th April - Evening Racing
26th April - Second Evening Racing
9th May - Ladies Night


All racetimes are subject to change - please call the Racecourse Office on (01392) 832599 for confirmation nearer the raceday in question.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Accompanied children under 16Free
Grandstand & Paddock badge£14.00 per ticket
Haldon Premier badge£19.00 per ticket

Ticket prices vary with the fixture. Group discounts available.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Chris B
    Plymouth, United Kingdom
    Day/evening at the races
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 16th August 2018
    Stayed at the on site camp site which is in the middle of the race track. Booked via Caravan and motorhome club. Great setting for the races. We could walk up and stand by the finish line to see and... Read full review
  • janethenders
    Exeter, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Diappointing visit
    2 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th August 2018
    Went to book tickets on line initially and found there was no advantage as the price was the same as on the day but I would have had to pay a £2 admin charge even though I printed off the tickets at... Read full review
  • 23dw1957
    Falmouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Caravan and collectibles venue
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th August 2018
    We stay here with our caravan every year as we are involved with a collectors fair held in the racecourse building. Love the site, great for walking and handy for the many attractions in the area... Read full review

Directions

Road Directions

Exeter Racecourse is situated at the top of Haldon Hill, alongside the A38 Exeter to Plymouth Road, 5 miles south west of the end of the M5 Motorway and two miles east of Chudleigh.

Public Transport Directions

By Rail

To Exeter St David's from London (Paddington), two hours travelling time. Taxis are available by telephone Capital Taxis on 01392 433433. It is advisable to book your return journey after racing.

By Bus

Free bus from Exeter bus station and Exeter St David’s train station, to the Racecourse and back every raceday.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Air-conditioning throughout
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Event Venue
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Families
  • Groups
  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Stag and Hen Parties

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Coach Parking
  • On Bus Route
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Contactless payment accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Opening Times

open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes

* Saturday & Sunday closed unless racing/event or the day before racing.

Please visit website or see below for race dates.

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