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Wincanton Racecourse

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The Race Course, Wincanton BA9 8BJ, England
+44 1963 32344
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Great day out

We love this racecourse. Have travelled from Shropshire several years to attend the Badger Ales... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Melanie C
via mobile
Great day out!

I came here on Sunday with a few mates and we had a blast! Just being out in the fresh air... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Foshan, China
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The Race Course, Wincanton BA9 8BJ, England
+44 1963 32344
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We love this racecourse. Have travelled from Shropshire several years to attend the Badger Ales festival. Always a good day out.

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I came here on Sunday with a few mates and we had a blast! Just being out in the fresh air, watching the races live. A bit of gambling on the side just to add to the thrill! Such a great day out. Totally recommend...More

Thank TommySangers
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A lovely little racecourse .. Park your car on the rails for a good view of the racing and ease of parking. Pleasent bar and eatery with good choice.. Greatest of the racing..

Thank Jeannie186363
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

An entertaining day great the Badger bar and restaurant serves the best roast pork l have tasted. I will be back yes I did have a flutter and came out smiling

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went into Wincanton town centre, absolutely nothing there, however when we got to the racecourse our negativity changed. Good location, easy to get to and decent parking. Not the biggest course but has everything you need, plenty of places to eat and drink, and...More

Thank WildestLee
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We visit Wincanton racecourse as a family regularly and we all love it! There are enough races throughout the afternoon, each one about half an hour apart which gives enough time to look at the horses in the parade ring, each pick out one you...More

Thank Jennie B
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We attended the course as part of a hospitality day hosted by elite racing. We have visited other courses and their restaurants on similar events over the past few years, however we have never had such great catering which was well organised. The staff were...More

Thank Clive P
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The five of us had a great day.A good welcome on arriving , attentive staff and an excellent meal with good betting facilities,we will definitely be back next year

Thank PJPBristol
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I hired a private box for 10 people as it was my friends stag do, the day could not if went better, had a brilliant view of the finish line and staff where extremely helpful. Food was better then expected as I was expecting sandwiches...More

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We had our work outing to this great venue, had a three course meal at the Kingwell restaurant which was superb. Highly recommended!

Thank Toffee70
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23 January 2018|
Response from Jeannie186363 | Reviewed this property |
We paid to park on the rails had no problem there, Can watch the races from there and walk in and out if the course easily..