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The Races at Ayr Racecourse

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2-6 Whitletts Court, Ayr KA8 0LH, Scotland
+44 1292 264179
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Monday 18th June was a great day and casual

Was a fantastic day and recommend going here. Was great fun and nice staff. You have to visit if... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deborah D
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Rhyl, Wales, United Kingdom
Good racing day spoilt

The racing is good fun, but all else leaves you angry and frustrated. Entry is expensive for the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
GlennySreymom
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Poor4%
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“gold cup” (24 reviews)
“parade ring” (8 reviews)
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2-6 Whitletts Court, Ayr KA8 0LH, Scotland
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+44 1292 264179
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was a fantastic day and recommend going here. Was great fun and nice staff. You have to visit if you get chance.

Thank Deborah D
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The racing is good fun, but all else leaves you angry and frustrated. Entry is expensive for the level of racing but most of all the experience is spoilt by expensive and disgusting food on offer from the various stalls around the ground. We did...More

3  Thank GlennySreymom
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I've visited on a few occasions and enjoyed it fully. The only downside is the colours food counter. I've tried it before and it was awful but gave it another chance yesterday being the bank holiday and hopefully putting the last experience down down to...More

1  Thank Eileen K
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful day. The car park was mobbed. The atmosphere was amazing. The carpets needed attention. Not enough toilets. The food was limited all grease and ridiculously expensive for what it was. Same with the booze £6. for a glass of prosecco and yet they still...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

28 of us visited the races on 21st April for my soon to be daughter in laws hen party .we all had the most amazing experience. The grounds are very well kept .staff we came in contact with were very helpful and polite .the sun...More

Thank Lynn M
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Guests at Hospitality on Saturday 10th March. Had a great day, with great company, though shame about the weather, which kept people away. The 4 course lunch was superb, especially the Pavlova. Would definitely recommend for a business/leisure day out.

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the races at the start of November. We were lucky enough to have a room on the third floor with a balcony where we could watch the races without getting wet or too cold. As this was a cooperate...More

Thank Lisa K
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you don't go crazy, you can leave with a little extra change! My first visit was a lot of fun. We went with friends we were visiting, so they knew the ropes! The horses were lovely! They were a little limited on their drink...More

Thank Maclebon M
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Has to be one of the best racecourses in Britain. I have visited a number of times over the last 10 years.We love the town and holiday there every couple of years so always arrange our holiday to take in a meeting or 2 I...More

1  Thank Danny D
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

10 of us enjoyed a great family and friends day at Ayr Races on Monday 30th October, for some their first day ever at the races. Whilst not a bust day, it was a great atmosphere made all the better by a few wins on...More

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Ian M
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Cant quite remember but I think about £4?
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No, but they do in shark fat
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