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Address: Roman Road, Hereford HR4 9QU, England
Phone Number:
441432273560
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Jump racing is back at Hereford Racecourse after four years away! We are...

Jump racing is back at Hereford Racecourse after four years away! We are delighted to be re-opening on Thursday 6th October with four fixtures in 2016. But we are more than just a racecourse, with flexible space for meetings, conferences, weddings, parties and much more.

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Another Course ticked off

As this course was shut down a few years ago and only opened this year on a 4 race meet trial period which gladly looks like it has been successful. we took this chance to tick... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 28, 2016
Robert L
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Hereford, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hereford is friendly and intimate. There are no separated areas like most courses, you can stand and rub shoulders with the owners and trainers. Short walk from parade ring to race side or viewing areas and bookies. Not many outlets for tea or food unless you book the restaurant. Recently opened again. Worth a flutter on Hereford!

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Thank Shirley E
Katherine S, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, and we're delighted to be your favourite racecourse! We have recently changed our pricing in the restaurant on certain fixtures so you can get a two course carvery with a reserved table for the day for just £45 per person. Or we do have a number of food and drink... More 

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91 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

We decided late morning to pay Hereford a visit. Never been before but had heared it had re opened after a few years closed. I loved it, local (ish) well run and all together. Facilities are great and I'm sure they will improve as time goes on but everything you need is there. Great atmosphere there today, great views of... More 

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Thank Stevesarahparry
Katherine S, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we're delighted you enjoyed your day with us and hope to see you again soon. More 

Swindon, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

As this course was shut down a few years ago and only opened this year on a 4 race meet trial period which gladly looks like it has been successful. we took this chance to tick another course off another course in britian thats now 16 out of the 60 courses done and this one is right up there with... More 

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Thank Robert L
Katherine S, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are thrilled you enjoyed your day with us. We hope to welcome you back to Hereford Racecourse again soon! More 

Hereford, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

Could be used for so much more. Used at the moment by minority groups on horses. With a bit of planning could be used for speedway and dragster racing too.

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97 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Went here in October as the horse I own a stake in was running. Never been before but first thing I liked as the car parking was free...too many courses charge for this so was refreshing change. The track itself is gorgeous and whilst the stands and surrounding area are very tight and small, it creates a lovely atmosphere I... More 

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Thank Paul H
Katherine S, Sales & Marketing Executive at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are thrilled you had such a great time at Hereford Racecourse. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Cirencester, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

First visit to the course this season and was really looking forward to seeing the course. Firstly greeted by the angry anti racing mob at the gates . Owners parking was full so we had to park miles away , wife in new shoes not happy trudging across a field . Staff very friendly owners badge easy to collect .... More 

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Thank dkwilli
Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we do value your feedback. We have extended the owners and trainers facilities with the addition of the decking area this year, however we do understand that on busy meetings the facility is on the small side. It is something we are hoping to look at in the future... More 

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45 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Being from the Midlands, I've visited most of the local tracks (Worcester, Ludlow, Stratford, Warwick, Cheltenham etc) and was very excited to pay my first visit to the newly reopened Hereford track. What a treat it was. Unlike some of the other tracks mentioned (ahem....Worcester) there are cash machines, loads of choice of food outlets and many bars (we especially... More 

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Thank Nick H
Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review, we really appreciate it. Glad you had such a good day and we look forward to welcoming you back to Hereford Racecourse again soon. More 

Bolton, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

A fantastic day at Hereford Racecourse for the first National Hunt meeting for almost 4 years since the course was controversially closed by ARC at the end of 2012. A crowd of 4501 welcomed the return of racing and there was a Cheltenham Festival style roar as the tape flew back at the start of the first race won by... More 

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Thank William2701
Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review and we are glad you enjoyed the first National Hunt fixture at the racecourse in four years. We hope you will return again soon to enjoy more racedays with us! More 

Lytham St Annes
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67 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Came back to Hereford Races to mark the greatly anticipated reopening against all odds having visited many times in the past. Unsurprisingly there was a huge crowd of over 4,500 which meant greater difficulty in getting about. Bookies and Tote coped well although one or two more operatives at the Tote windows would have been welcome. Sadly, there was a... More 

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Thank Tim R
Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review and for supporting us on our first raceday in four years. We'll take your comments about the number of rubbish bins on board, we did have a large crowd so the volume of rubbish was higher than anticipated but we'll look to address this ahead of our next raceday on... More 

Hereford, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

October 2016 saw the re opening of a course where racing first took place in 1771 ( no I was not at that meet) This a great National Hunt viewing course, a tight right hand track with challenging jumps. There are two principal restaurants the newly refurbished Rusty Bridge and box allocations. There are quite a few onsite bars and... More 

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Thank Nenners56
Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Hereford Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review and we're pleased you had such a good day with us. We hope you'll be back again soon to enjoy another one of our racedays! More 

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