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Exeter Racecourse

Kennford, Exeter, Devon, EX6 7XS

Tel: 01392 832599

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Exeter Racecourse


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

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

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£13.00 per ticket
Haldon Premier badge£18.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • SirBeefy
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Great place, stunning scenery, fantastic pies! wrap up warm
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 30th November 2017
      Having worked in the racing industry for nearly 20 years, I've been racing more than the average Joe Bloggs, visited nearly every racecourse in the country and have to say Exeter remains my favourite... Read full review
    • Steve P
      Trip Type:
      Here for an event
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 28th November 2017
      We were at the racecourse for a 2 day event and will certainly be back. Well organised in a lovely part of the world with stunning views over the racecourse. Read full review
    • Glen G
      Trip Type:
      Tuesday 24th October
      3 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 2nd November 2017
      Took 3 of my sons to the races. Good day out. Its worth booking online beforehand and taking advantage of the days offers. Food not great for the money (overpriced, undercooked and little choice... Read full review


    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.


    Venue Facilities

    • Groups Accepted

    Key Features

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


    • Guide Dogs Permitted
    • Ramp/Level Access

    Parking & Transport

    • Coach Parking
    • On site parking


    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Establishment Features

    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Cater for groups
    • Conference facilities
    • Event venue
    • Toilets

    Specialist Features

    • Family Fun
    • Marketed towards senior citizens

    Opening Times

    open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

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

    Please visit website or see below for race dates.

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