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Musselburgh Racecourse

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Address: Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7RG , Scotland
Phone Number: 441316652859
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Musselburgh Racecourse is a Visit Scotland 5 Star venue and named one of...

Musselburgh Racecourse is a Visit Scotland 5 Star venue and named one of their top-rated visitor attractions offering fantastic value days out for all ages. With 29 race meetings a year there is always something to look forward whether you are looking for our Sell out Ladies Day, or great value Family days, with loads of free entertainment for children or the perfect stag or hen night at our Party Nights! We can offer a choice or places to eat and drink at the racecourse catering for all budgets.

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Worth a visit even if you don't gamble

Good facilities plenty of food and drink great atmosphere.best time to go are Edinburgh cup meeting or ladies day.we enjoyed the after racing music from the radio one dj too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Weloveholidays1830
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good facilities plenty of food and drink great atmosphere.best time to go are Edinburgh cup meeting or ladies day.we enjoyed the after racing music from the radio one dj too.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been flat racing quite a few times but never harness racing, It is a nice little course with access to all areas included in the ticket price so you can watch the riders and jockeys in the paddock then 200 yards round the corner watch them on the course,well set up an enjoyable evening with good bar facilities.... More 

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london
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71 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are in the process of working our way around all the racecourses in England Scotland and Wales and being the course that served Scotland's capital we had high expectations of our visit to this venue but these were not met. Once we had made our reservation for what they consider to be their fine dining experience, the Epperston Restaurant,... More 

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Thank elle090
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Attended the Edinburgh Cup Race day on saturday and had a great time. All the staff were friendly and were handing out free water and suncream as it was so hot - really good idea. We were a large group so we had reserved some picnic tables to sit at - definitely worth it. The view was great, we were... More 

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Racecourse1819, Manager at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words Annie. I'll be sure to pass them onto the rest of the team as they'll be thrilled. We hope to see you again soon. More 

coventry
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39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Our yearly trip to Musselburgh did not disappoint us. Weather was fantastic. Great organisation with food and drink outlets. Ticket prices keep increasing but not too expensive.

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Racecourse1819, Manager at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this review

Thanks for the wonderful review - we work very hard to deliver the best customer experience possible so it's great to get your kind feedback. Thanks again. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Went along with some friends as we have done previously. Never had any issues, plenty space, plenty bookies in the ground. Food is good quality and entertainment at the end of the night with Boogie and Arlene is always a good laugh!

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Thank Iain T
Racecourse1819, Manager at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this review

Brilliant to hear. Thank you for taking the time to review us. It's greatly appreciated. More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Had a top time betting on the horses in amongst trips to the bar. What an afternoon's entertainment! Brilliant fun!

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Thank jonnyworld
Racecourse1819, Manager at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this review

Fantastic - this is what we like to hear. Thanks for your lovely comments. I'll make sure to pass them onto the team. We hope to see you again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Parking was at the back behind the racecourse. We were parked against the rails just where they had the first race to start, which was nice to be able to see that. Don't bother with the courtesy shuttle bus, as you have to walk about 400m to the bus, when only travels another 400m to the front gate! Turnstiles are... More 

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Thank J S
Racecourse1819, Manager at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. All your comments are greatly appreciated. I'll be sure to pass your comments regarding the ice-cream vans onto our catering team. Thank you for the very informative feedback. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Had a great day out with some of my work mates bet a few winners staff were very friendly also met a few friends I hadn't seen for a while

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Racecourse1819, Manager at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this review

Lovely to hear. Thank you! More 

Musselburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

A great day out even if you're not all that interested in the racing with plenty to keep one's self occupied.

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Racecourse1819, Manager at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this review

Brilliant. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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