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Sha Tin Racecourse

#74 of 828 things to do in Hong Kong Features Animals
Shatin, Hong Kong, China
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  • Average7%
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“horse racing” (30 reviews)
“race days” (17 reviews)
“parade ring” (15 reviews)
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Shatin, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

What a great afternoon spent at this venue. Travel by MTR to alleviate any problems, very quick train ride and cheap. 3 levels of entry, open exposure, under cover or members stand.

1  Thank gc243
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It's absolutely another story when you are watching the race in person with friends and the atmosphere is excellent, what impress me the most is you can reach the horses in parade ring thou I am not a house owner.

1  Thank Nayriuh
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited on the 27th of December as the timing of our visit to Hong Kong meant that we missed our usual visit to Happy Valley Racecourse. Sha Tin was easy to get to by MTR and your Octopus card could be used to pay...More

Thank HongKong77
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Worth the time out....we had a great day AND actually had a win. Taxi driver gave us a couple of tips that were helpful. The race course was clean and easy to navigate. recommend a day out.

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Visited the racecourse using the train service. We were advised if we took our Passports we would be able to get access to the Members Enclosure. We did this and paid $38AUD, this we found out enabled us to sit in two small uncovered sections...More

Thank robert t
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Hkd10 to enter racecourse. Easy to get to on the MTR which stops at racecourse station on race days. Large stand. Many food places inside including noodles, KFC and McDonalds. Can also get some beers. Lots of gambling booths and betting machines inside the stand...More

1  Thank SL Y
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

What was supposed to be a good day ruined by a rude cashier at the hotdog stand. She was really mean and angry every times I went up there to pick up drinks and snack. Not until my mom went up there after race 9(total...More

Thank Warren L
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

no trip to hong kong is complete without a trip to the racecourse. here you will find yourself in the middle of an extravacanza. people are putting bets in, some shouting in joy, some disaapointment, couples are kissing each other cause they have won, girls...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great day at Sha Tin on Monday. The course is easy to get to using the Hong Kong train system. We just went into the public section there and had a great time and backed a few winners. Only bad comments is...More

Thank charlie f
Reviewed 18 April 2017

There are two race courses in Hong Kong; Happy Valley and Sha Tin. I like them both, but they are very different. Whereas Happy Valley is more of a "party" race course which gets very very busy on the evening races, Sha Tin is a...More

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Response from Joanne B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we did an organised tour through Grayline, they would be the best to answer your queries.
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yes you can