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Scottsville Racecourse

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Address: 45 New England Road | Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
Phone Number:
+27 33 345 3405

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Five star race course. Excellent location. Race course well kept. Excellent view of the race itself.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 December 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Five star race course. Excellent location. Race course well kept. Excellent view of the race itself.

Thank 701shardan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Scottsville race course is not only noted for this race horsing, but also boast a beautilful casino called the GOLDEN HORSE.has a hotel with spacious rooms, lots of restuarants,entertainment center for children, has venues to host functions of any sort. live entertainments/shows also take place.good for family outings.

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Greate place to visits with family, this place has a small art and history museum. Really enjoy my time here, lots of options to choose from. They have a casino and racecourse. Children can plays games available and accomoation is also available.

Thank Muengedzi R
Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

We enjoy a luncheon held by the Pietermaritzburg Chamber of Business each year in June at the facility. We have never been disappointed with the food, décor or service. You can dine and in between share exciting moments out on the patio watching the race and if so inclined "place your bets" The Golden Horse Casino is also there for... More 

Thank Shan C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2014

Had a day off in Pietermaritzburg and was told that the big race of the season was on,so off we went to Scottsville.Arrived with cash in hand for the entry fee,(£10 in UK),to be told entry was free.Looked for a car parking space(also free),and made our way to the stands. Entry was via a tunnel and then up to the... More 

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2012

The Golden Horse is a pleasant atmosphere to gamble at - there are a couple of restaurants, including an all-you-can-eat buffet. Food is normally pretty good. There are horse races still held at the race course and it was the set of the movie Racing Stripes

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