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Wincanton Racecourse

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It was a wonderful day however a bit disappointed with the service of dinner in the hospitality... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2018
Elizabeth2112013
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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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A lovely little racecourse .. Park your car on the rails for a good view of the racing and ease of... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
Jeannie186363
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good disabled parking,warm greetings & great directions,from the gate staff! Into the bar ,quick efficient humorous service from the bar staff, great seating on the lawn in front of the big screen. 3 winners & 2 paying places, very swift exit from the course (not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MickD84
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

A very good days racing. Compact course with easy access to paddock and viewing. Also sheltered viewing if needed.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

I called prior to the booking to ensure they could accommodate my mum in her wheelchair for lunch/racing on Boxing Day. All promises of 'no problem', but these started when we only received 4/5 entry tickets. We had been made aware of 'shared tables', but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Traciebennsion
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Whether you travel first , business or economy- “canton” is the business. We hung out in the See More Business stand but the Badger Ales Bar and the corporate bit are great. This is Cheltenham without the crush- a proper National Hunt Course- all that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank henryhtapper
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

It was a wonderful day however a bit disappointed with the service of dinner in the hospitality tent.. food tasted really nice but could do better with a bit more added too the plate. £70 pp included access to premier enclosure and 2 course meal.....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Elizabeth2112013
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

We love this racecourse. Have travelled from Shropshire several years to attend the Badger Ales festival. Always a good day out.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Melanie C
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

I came here on Sunday with a few mates and we had a blast! Just being out in the fresh air, watching the races live. A bit of gambling on the side just to add to the thrill! Such a great day out. Totally recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TommySangers
Reviewed October 22, 2017

A lovely little racecourse .. Park your car on the rails for a good view of the racing and ease of parking. Pleasent bar and eatery with good choice.. Greatest of the racing..

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jeannie186363
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

An entertaining day great the Badger bar and restaurant serves the best roast pork l have tasted. I will be back yes I did have a flutter and came out smiling

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ROSEDROP
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We went into Wincanton town centre, absolutely nothing there, however when we got to the racecourse our negativity changed. Good location, easy to get to and decent parking. Not the biggest course but has everything you need, plenty of places to eat and drink, and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank WildestLee
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We paid to park on the rails had no problem there, Can watch the races from there and walk in and out if the course easily..
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