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:

  • Nigel P
    Exeter, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Getting in easy...getting out horrendous
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 2nd January 2019
    Brilliant day at Exeter races,...easy access just off the motorway...and great racing...but it almost felt like.."we've taken your money now get out the best you can" Took us over 20 minutes to get... Read full review
  • Kathleen Mary J
    Wales
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Racing day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 7th January 2019
    Well signposted from motorway. good parking, bars, stands. small enough to be able to see everything, paddock, winning post, No winners today but a good day out. Read full review
  • Helen E
    Herne Bay, United Kingdom
    Excellent Day at the race course.
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 25th March 2019
    We visited this race course on Gentleman’s Day and thoroughly enjoyed the racing and the hospitality. It is a lovely course with excellent facilities. We ate in the Dessert Orchid Restaurant and... 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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