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Garrison Savannah - Barbados Turf Club

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Horse Racing Experience at the Garrison Savannah Racetrack
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Alongside Barbados Museum, site of former British soldier barracks, now used for horse racing.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“great afternoon” (26 reviews)
“finish line” (16 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect combination of fun and relaxation, excitement and enjoyment! Then if you love horses you will consider this a day to remember, and it happens every time you do - "A Day at the Races!"

Thank gbuggs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bajans locals and tourist alike gather on Saturday for the races. What family fun and inexpensive outing for horse enthusiasts.

Thank leenylove
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

As a day out this can't be beaten. Paid $20 to get access most areas and just sat back and watched the racing. Food and drink available inside but venture out onto the streets and get some food from the ladies who bbq outside. Same...More

Thank Paul Y
Reviewed 31 August 2017

If you happen to be in Barbados on race day, usually a Saturday, the experience at the Garrison Savannah is not to be missed. The Grandstand provides seating at a reasonable cost , however I like being at the rail at the bottom of the...More

Thank bobmac
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

If you get a chance when you visit Barbados this is the place to go. Friendly locals,great horse racing,reasonably priced entrance one of the best days we had out on our visit. Recommend 100% Great tote betting

Thank susan l
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

A fantastic day out for the family. We went in to the grandstand section having paid 20 BD$ each which was great value. The seats are basic but more than sufficient for the day which is a horse racing event. The locals really make the...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This was across road from our hotel so wandered over to experience the horse racing , free to stand at track side , put few bets on none of which won , but was great afternoon great atmosphere as alot of local are there as...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Good racing here bookies are a bit different and odds are very odd. Same old those place bets and win and get yourself down to Bridgetown for the night and enjoy.

Thank CSB1864
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoy the races at the Garrison whenever we come ... but this visit was really great. There was music and dancing and a great atmosphere. Betting is fun, atmosphere is great and you feel like you are having a day out with the...More

Thank Sandiheidi
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Races started at 2pm and we arrived early to get a seat and study the form. All materials provided including pens and very easy to put on a bet. Great for competitive families and good fun. The afternoon (8 races in total) only cost us...More

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4 August 2017|
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Response from Renno2355 | Reviewed this property |
The taxi drivers are present at the end of the races they will approach you. Ask the price first they usually drop the initial price. The stands are the best view of the course and finish line. Take your own drinks as long... More
Stephen h
1 August 2017|
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Response from 56stuart | Reviewed this property |
To cover all of these:- Race meets are advertised and on the net. I think they run on sets days each month. We have managed to get a meeting in every time we have gone to the Island. The venue is low key and I don't see any... More
3 March 2017|
Response from Simca1301 | Reviewed this property |
Try looking at their website