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Ripon Racecourse

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Boroughbridge Road, Ripon HG4 1UG, England
+44 1765 530530
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Family visit

Lovely evening at the races, this is a lovely racecourse, staff lovely and helpful , food and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Boni O
Ladies Day

Lovely picturesque course,really reasonable entry fee. Thoroughly recommend for a day at the races... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Annettehanson
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“race course” (44 reviews)
“parade ring” (17 reviews)
“evening meeting” (13 reviews)
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Boroughbridge Road, Ripon HG4 1UG, England
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+44 1765 530530
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely evening at the races, this is a lovely racecourse, staff lovely and helpful , food and drinks available. Excellent night. Also great in daytime races.

Thank Boni O
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Jane H, Commercial Manager at Ripon Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to welcoming you back to Ripon at some point in the future.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely picturesque course,really reasonable entry fee. Thoroughly recommend for a day at the races. Wonderful fish and chips especially the chips!

Thank Annettehanson
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like this garden racecourse with plenty of free parking, wide range of food outlets at reasonable prices, bars and betting facilities with good sound system, large screens and seating. Convenient to move between parade ring and course. Friendly staff provide quicker service than many courses...More

Thank bootle27
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very enjoyable day out at an extremely friendly little racecourse. More bars, cafes, and facilities than you would expect so caters for everyone. Nice seated stand with great views, lots of outdoor seating too. Bandstand with between race music is a nice centerpiece. Fields...More

Thank pjags
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved it. What a pretty and friendly little course. It was ladies day when we visited but the course was just nicely busy and not over full. You could have a great day whatever your budget. Take a picnic or opt for one of...More

2  Thank jmack72015
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called for the evening meeting mid June before ladies day . Always a pleasure to visit this course, didn’t win a fortune all level on the night so didn’t lose either Plenty of food and drink choices a fair price for entrance Will be back...More

Thank stevee682015
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant evenings racing , extremely nice course stewards,bar staff,catering staff and friendly bookies oh and between us 5 winners out of 6 races ,my 6 year old visiting horse racing for the very first time loved her experience, overall a great experience well worth the...More

Thank Byron L
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Lovely pleasant little racecourse overall for those wanting to just enjoy a day out. However for actually watching the racing very limited views of the track until the final half furlong. Paid extra to upgrade to Club stand but not worth the money as views...More

Thank Derrick P
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

I booked a box for my 65th Birthday celebration. It was an evening meeting and the weather was not good but everybody had a really good time. The Box gives good views and means that the weather was not such an issue as you can...More

Thank Y2457EGrobertc
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We attended the family day which was a last minute decision and a bit out of our way coming from Beverley but we were very impressed. £20 per car but we parked pretty much on the main area and slides, bouncy castle etc for the...More

1  Thank mas441
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lisacommons20
15 May 2018|
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Response from Jane H | Property representative |
Hi. It depends which Enclosure you are going into. There is no dress code for the Course or Paddock Enclosure. The Club Enclosure has a smart/casual dress code ie no sportswear, trainers, t-shirts or casual shorts. Smart... More
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Busta077
17 April 2018|
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Response from Jane H | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Parking is clearly signposted on arrival at the racecourse and is in a large field. Parking is free.
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samsung131
16 February 2017|
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Response from RiponRaces | Property representative |
Hi, Apologies but we do not allow dogs into ANY Enclosure on a raceday. Thanks
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