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Hamilton Park Racecourse

Bothwell Road, Hamilton ML3 0DW, Scotland
+44 1698 283806
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...thanks to the litter guy

Although I enjoyed the racing and amenities, very disappointed with their steward. My Dad had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephen B
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Opening day

Went along with a group of friends for the opening day of the flat racing season. Busy enough day... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert W
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average14%
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Bothwell Road, Hamilton ML3 0DW, Scotland
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+44 1698 283806
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I enjoyed the racing and amenities, very disappointed with their steward. My Dad had a dizzy turn and we needed a seat before seeking medical help. I asked in the inside seating area adjacent to the winning line - 3 times - explaining he...More

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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Stephen, Thank you for getting in touch. Please accept our sincere apologies that your experience did not meet our normal high standards on this occasion. We have replied to your email also and will investigate this incident further. One of the team will be...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went along with a group of friends for the opening day of the flat racing season. Busy enough day, probably due to very pleasant day, typical queues at most of the bars and food points, but that would be expected. Only issue I had was...More

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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Robert, Thank you for your review! We're really pleased you enjoyed your day at Hamilton Park. Tickets are dispatched around 2 weeks before each raceday. Your comments will be passed on to the relevant team members. We hope to welcome you back to Hamilton...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Brilliant day out plenty of seating disabled view stands impressive bar service areas excellent food availability and choices very good

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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Many thanks for the kind feedback which you have provided. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to Hamilton Park Racecourse and we hope to welcome you back in the near future!

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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

To expensive for gate entry and always seems to rain when we go drink to expensive aswell no cash left for bettingMore

Thank Robert S
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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Hi Robert, Many thanks for your feedback regarding your recent visit to Hamilton Park Racecourse. The admission price is set for the raceday as a whole as we are unable to separate elements of the day and our Saturday fixtures are our premium events which...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic day and night at Hamilton for the Totepool music festival. Some great races, friendly staff and stewards, great atmosphere, plenty of bars and fast food available and the music was spot on - Cast were absolutely amazing - probably one of...More

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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Many thanks for the kind feedback which you have provided. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our Totepool Music Festival Racenight for not only the racing but the live music performances on the night. We hope to welcome you back to Hamilton Park...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Returned to the Racecourse on Friday night with colleagues and what an improvement from the last visit!! We booked Dukes for the evening and the view we had was 1st class. The food was also excellent which was a surprise to be honest as the...More

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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Many thanks for your kind feedback. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience dining in our new Dukes' Restaurant facility and that our menu exceeded your expectations. Your comments will be passed on to the relevant team members and we hope to...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Decided to attend The Recent Ladies Night at Hamilton Racecourse. My husband and I, as usual, had a great night. Better for him mind you. I couldn't back a winner and all my money seemed to go on the donkeys! Anyhow, that's the name of...More

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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Many thanks for your feedback. We are pleased to hear that you had a great evening at our Avia Signs Ladies' Night! We hope to welcome you back to Hamilton Park Racecourse!

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Worst wedding reception I have ever been to. Very little options in terms of alcohol. Only had fosters on tap and was way overpriced £4.20 a pint, 25 ml measures on spirits too. Food for the evening consisted of a plate of rolls and sausage...More

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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback regarding the recent wedding reception you attended at the racecourse. We are very disappointed that despite the bride and groom having a fantastic evening that the evening wasn’t as enjoyable for all. We value all...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

We went to Hamilton racecourse on Thursday evening and were very pleasantly surprised at this fantastic venue. Having been to Ayr races (apparently Scotlands premier racecourse) and been very disappointed with the lack of facilities and general shabbiness of the place, we were not really...More

Thank Pat S
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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Hi Pat, Thank you very much for providing feedback on your visit to Hamilton Park Racecourse on Thursday 24 August. We are delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your overall experience and we will pass your comments on to the team. We hope to...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Great day out with the girls, an excuse to dress up and let your hair down. Plenty of bars and places for food. Well organised, staff helpful, toilets clean just need more. Good parking facilities, all in all a good day out as long as...More

Thank Ann S
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Hamilton Park R, Front Office Manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Thank you very much for the feedback which you have provided Ann. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our Avia Signs Ladies' Night and we hope to welcome you back to Hamilton Park Racecourse in the future.

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Richard R
September 13, 2016|
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Response from Mtodd1975 | Reviewed this property |
Concessions available at gate.on the Thursday night I was there it was £16 but £12 concession
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