Best Racecourses in UK

Course Name Location Course type Hotels near the Racecourse
Aintree Merseyside Jumps Hotels near Aintree racecourse
Ascot Berkshire Mixed Hotels near Ascot racecourse
Ayr Scotland Mixed Hotels near Ayr racecourse
Bangor-on-Dee Wales Jumps Hotels near Bangor-on-Dee racecourse
Bath Somerset Flat Hotels near Bath racecourse
Beverley East Riding of Yorkshire Flat Hotels near Beverley racecourse
Brighton East Sussex Flat Hotels near Brighton racecourse
Carlisle Cumbria Mixed Hotels near Carlisle racecourse
Cartmel Cumbria Jumps Hotels near Cartmell racecourse
Catterick North Yorkshire Mixed Hotels near Catterick Bridge racecourse
Chelmsford City Flat Hotels near Chelmsford City racecourse
Cheltenham Gloucestershire Jumps Hotels near Cheltenham racecourse
Chepstow Mixed Hotels near Chepstow racecourse
Chester Flat Hotels near Chester racecourse
Curragh Flat Hotels near Curragh racecourse
Doncaster Mixed Hotels near Doncaster racecourse
Downpatrick Jumps Hotels near Downpatrick racecourse
Dundalk Flat Hotels near Dundalk racecourse
Epsom Surrey Flat Hotels near Epsom Downs racecourse
Exeter Devon Jumps Hotels near Exeter racecourse
Fakenham Norfolk Jumps Hotels near Fakenham racecourse
Ffos Las Mixed Hotels near Fakenham racecourse
Fontwell West Sussex Jumps Hotels near Ffos Las racecourse
Galway Mixed Hotels near Galway racecourse
Goodwood West Sussex Flat Hotels near Goodwood racecourse
Great Yarmouth Norfolk Flat Hotels near Great Yarmouth racecourse
Hamilton Park South Lanarkshire, Scotland Flat Hotels near Hamilton Park racecourse
Haydock Merseyside Mixed Hotels near Haydock Park racecourse
Hereford Herefordshire Jumps Hotels near Hereford racecourse
Hexham Northumberland Jumps Hotels near Hexham racecourse
Huntingdon Cambridgeshire Jumps Hotels near Huntingdon racecourse
Kelso Scottish Borders Jumps Hotels near Kelso racecourse
Kempton Park Surrey Mixed Hotels near Kempton Park racecourse
Leicester Leicestershire Mixed Hotels near Leicester racecourse
Leopardstown Mixed Hotels near Leopardstown racecourse
Lingfield Park Surrey Mixed Hotels near Lingfield Park racecourse
Ludlow Shropshire Jumps Hotels near Ludlow racecourse
Market Rasen Lincolnshire Jumps Hotels near Market Rasen racecourse
Musselburgh East Lothian Flat Hotels near Musselburgh racecourse
Newbury Berkshire Mixed Hotels near Newbury racecourse
Newcastle Tyne and Wear Mixed Hotels near Newcastle racecourse
Newmarket Suffolk Flat Hotels near Newmarket racecourse
Newton Abbot Devon Jumps Hotels near Newton Abbot racecourse
Nottingham Nottinghamshire Flat Hotels near Nottingham racecourse
Perth Perth and Kinross Jumps Hotels near Perth racecourse
Plumpton East Sussex Jumps Hotels near Plumpton racecourse
Pontefract West Yorkshire Flat Hotels near Pontefract racecourse
Redcar North Yorkshire Flat Hotels near Redcar racecourse
Ripon North Yorkshire Flat Hotels near Ripon racecourse
Salisbury Wiltshire Flat Hotels near Salisbury racecourse
Sandown Park Surrey Mixed Hotels near Sandown Park racecourse
Sedgefield County Durham Jumps Hotels near Sedgefield racecourse
Southwell Nottinghamshire Mixed Hotels near Southwell racecourse
Stratford Warwickshire Jumps Hotels near Stratford racecourse
Taunton Somerset Jumps Hotels near Taunton racecourse
Thirsk North Yorkshire Flat Hotels near Thirsk racecourse
Towcester Northamptonshire Jumps Hotels near Towcester racecourse
Uttoxeter Staffordshire Jumps Hotels near Uttoxeter racecourse
Warwick Warwickshire Mixed Hotels near Warwick racecourse
Wetherby West Yorkshire Jumps Hotels near Wetherby racecourse
Wincanton Somerset Jumps Hotels near Wincanton racecourse
Windsor Berkshire Flat Hotels near Windsor racecourse
Wolverhampton West Midlands Flat Hotels near Wolverhampton racecourse
Worcester Worcestershire Jumps Hotels near Worcester racecourse
York Yorkshire Flat Hotels near York racecourse


The UK is blessed with many amazing horse racing tracks to attend.

But which are considered as the best horse racing tracks and what makes each race meeting unique.

Here at British Racecourses, we review all race tracks and festivals for our horse racing fans.

Top 10 Racecourses in the UK

All the racecourses have their own features that make them a part of a rich horse racing heritage in the United Kingdom.

We recently ran a survey and here are the top 10 racecourses in the UK voted by our followers:

  1. Cheltenham Racecourse
  2. Aintree
  3. Chester
  4. Ascot
  5. York
  6. Newmarket
  7. Goodwood
  8. Haydock
  9. Epsom
  10. Windsor

How Many Racecourses Is There in The UK?

There are 60 flat and national hunt racecourses in the UK.

17 of these racetracks provide both flat and jumps meeting.

All UK Racecourses

Here is a list of all of the horse racing racecourses in the UK, along with their contact details and full address: