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Discover Newmarket Tours

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Discover Newmarket offers a great opportunity to go behind the scenes at racing’s headquarters and to see the equine stars at work. You can meet their trainers and the staff who look after them. We can arrange guided tours for groups and...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Newmarket CB8 8EP, England
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+44 1638 501122
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time at the Jockey Club. The Afternoon Tea Experience included a tour of the Jockey Club rooms and all the artwork and trophies that are there. Our tour guide, Alan Medlock, had previously worked at the Jockey Club so had plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debbie C
Discover_Newmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Debbie Thank you so much for such a wonderful review of your Champagne Afternoon Tea & Tour of The Jockey Club Rooms. We are thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful experience. We are especially glad that this was bought as a gift...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018

Great experience. Very friendly and open trainer, and lots of information shared at the gallops on Warren Hill. Thoroughly enjoyable morning.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Discover_Newmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Dear Connector28672823888 Thanks you so much for taking the time out to leave this review. We are thrilled that you had a great experience and found the time spent in the yard and on the gallops to be informative and enjoyable. As far as mornings...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018

Being relatively new to following horse racing my husband booked this tour for my birthday. It was an excellent day out from start to finish and the guide, Nigel Wright immersed us into a new world with his vast knowledge and ensured we got as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Discover_Newmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Dear Stay04310746713 This review has absolutely made the day of everyone in the office. We are thrilled that you found the Short Head Tour to be a brilliant experience. We will certainly pass this on to Nigel as well and he's obviously done another splendid...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Was given this tour as a gift from my daughter, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Picked up at the racecourse entrance and driven to the gallops, we were allowed onto the grass(only for tour clients and racing personnel) and watched several horses gallop up and walk...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Discover_Newmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Hello Mrjunter Thank you so much for taking the time out to write your review and give feedback on our Race Day Tour. We are delighted to hear that you found the tour informative and that you were able to enjoy the gift. We have...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

Absolutely brilliant day, with Lady Jane Cecil, tour of Rowley Racecourse great fun with Larry. Then James Fanshawe’s lovely yard, highlights The Tin Man & our “escort “ Sid the dog ! Good lunch then fascinating visit to Banstead Manor Stud to meet Frankel, Oasis...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank horseaddict2018
Discover_Newmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Dear horseaddict2018 Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are delighted that you had such a fantastic experience! We pride ourselves on the ability of our guides to keep you entertained throughout your tour. Great timing then that The...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018

Despite being in a wonderful part of rural Newmarket we were swiftly told that there was no where, not even the car park, to enjoy our picnic on a sunny day. This somewhat set the tone for a visit where we noticed visitors were almost...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Discover_Newmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Dear Liz Thank you for taking the time to write this feedback. We are extremely concerned about the points you have raised and we apologise that this seemed to take the shine off what should have been a great day out. We pride ourselves on...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Hi just a quick word to say thank you again for arranging the Frankel tour on the 13th of Sept. it was a fantastic day and really well organised from the initial phone call a few weeks ago, to the follow up emails with all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Camper18433
Discover_Newmarket, Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Dear Camper18433 Thank you so much for leaving such a positive review of your experience on your recent Frankel Tour. The entire Discover Newmarket team is thrilled that you had such a good time. We look forward to welcoming you on one of our other...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

We visited as tourists from the USA with a racing awareness only from novels/films and agricultural knowledge from growing up on a farm. Our tour guide, Char Collins, did great of humouring our limited knowledge of famous racing horses and making the tour an great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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DiscoverNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear Qmdudley Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience on our TripAdvisor page. We are pleased to hear that you had such an enjoyable experience on your Tour and that the family found it enjoyable too. We are equally...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

this is a great experience for 1st time visitors to gain an overview of Newmarket, its past and present, and its significance. Our tour guide Larry Bowden was very knowledgeable and passionate, being in horse-riding since he was 15, as well as very entertaining. Great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Emira S
DiscoverNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Dear Emira Thank you for the great feedback following your experience on our Country Mile Tour. We are proud of our guides and the industry experience and knowledge that they have so we are thrilled that you were able to pick up on their passion...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

We had a wonderful time on the Thoroughbred Breakfast tour. Malcolm was so knowledgeable and made a point of taking us to some additional areas in response to questions we'd asked. It was especially nice to go out on the downs and watch the horses...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanna N
DiscoverNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Discover Newmarket Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Dear Joanna Thank you so much for the wonderful review and for taking the time to do so. We are delighted that you had such an enjoyable time on out Thoroughbred Breakfast Tour and also mentioned the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art...More

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Jeanna1857
6 February 2018|
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Response from DiscoverNKT | Property representative |
Hi Jeanna, Just wondering if you managed to link in with our team on this? Just checking as we've just announced our Frankel dates for the year and they're selling out fast! Let us know and we can point you in the right... More
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Rebecca F
12 October 2017|
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Hi Rebecca, thank you for contacting us and for your email. I look forward to speaking with you again in the new year once we have our 2018 Frankel Tour dates confirmed. Kind Regards Megan.
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Anna L
5 March 2017|
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Hi Anna, Thank you for your enquiry. Discover Newmarket have tours running all year round. Checkout our website to see what tours we offer and the dates they are available. With Kind Regards Discover Newmarket
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