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Fakenham Racecourse

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Stunning sunrise and sunset

We made our first motorhome visit a few years ago and everyone was so helpful. We come every year... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
Roving65219412348
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Burston, United Kingdom
Meeting

A Lovely venue for our meeting happy and friendly staff. Will be using it again soon as perfectly... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Trek38162578645
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Swaffham, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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A day out at Fakenham Races lends itself to be one of the top days out in Norfolk for the whole family. With racecourse entry costing from just £10 for an adult and all children under 18 years old coming for free, it is a fun and affordable day...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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The Racecourse, Fakenham NR21 7NY, England
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+44 1328 862388
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We made our first motorhome visit a few years ago and everyone was so helpful. We come every year we play golf have a drink in the clubhouse . Wells next to sea is under 1/2 hour away.The facilities are always clean and such amazing...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A Lovely venue for our meeting happy and friendly staff. Will be using it again soon as perfectly placed.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Given this is recommended by the Caravan and Motorhome Club I found the facilities and layout extremely poor. I was parked up the side of a shed and a good walk from the toilet block. The group did agree to leave the disabled toilet facility...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank allan7228
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear allan7228, many thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay and that our facilities were not up to your liking. It is difficult to respond appropriately without knowing some more details of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

easy to find, walk in and all set up ready to go, good parking and so long as people follow the signs not their satNac easy to find

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tour53480826045
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tour53480826045, I am glad that you were able to find us OK - thank you for your review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights on this site in November. It was out of season really for caravanning so there were not many other caravans there. The site was very quiet both during the day and especially at night. The site has all the usual facilities...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael F
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Michael F, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to our peaceful site. Thank you for sharing your feedback and we hope you will return for another stay in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good place overall and very nice staff. We enjoy it at this course every time we visit.nice toilet block and washing up facilities,everything you need really

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tourist18897753138
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tourist18897753138, thank you for your kind review. I am really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and facilities everytime you stayed with us. We look forward to your visit again in the future. :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Site we used for two nights which is only about 8 miles for us to attend the Thursford Show and Collection also a visit to Wells 9 miles away, Fakenham Racecourse is a good location for this. It has good facilities very clean toilets/showers...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alan D
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Alan D, thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review. I am pleased to hear that you were happy with your stand and I hope that you have enjoyed your visit to Thursford Spectacular!

Reviewed 9 November 2018

Very clean and easy parking.great view of the course forum the visitors centre and very will stocked bar(closed on the day)

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rob73Diesel
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rob73Diesel, thank you for your kind review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the facilities and beautiful views.

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Fakenham Racecourse recently hosted my mum and nine friends for a very special birthday treat. Trudi was exceptionally helpful in planning and organising the day, and the whole group enjoyed a fabulous day of racing and a delicious lunch and high tea at The Firth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fLukeozade
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Dear fLukeozade, Thank you so much for your kind words about Trudi, we shall be sure to pass those on to her. I am also very pleased to hear that you had a great day and I hope that your Mum and her friends had...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

I had not been to Fakenham races for over 40 years! Sunny day an a winer certainly put a gloss on the proceedings, but we have a lovely family day out. Good food in the restaurant/cafe - not too expensive either! Lovely relaxed atmosphere making...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tommackeown
Dalia C, Manager at Fakenham Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Dear tommackeown, Thank you for visiting us again after so long. I am delighted to hear that you had a great day out and enjoyed our facilities and food! Hope that we will see you return for another day out again in a near future...More

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Questions & Answers
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Sara C
15 February 2018|
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Response from Dalia C | Property representative |
Hi Sara C, no there is no cashpoint at the racecourse. You can use your card to pay for drinks in the bars and main restaurants. Entry and purchases at some trade stands are cash only
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keith w
1 January 2018|
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Response from Dalia C | Property representative |
You can find all information on the website under important raceday information tab. Smart casual and dress for the weather.
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Emo85
28 December 2016|
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Response from Dalia C | Property representative |
There are toilets in all enclosures with flushing loo's and running hot water. Separate facilities for ladies, gents and for the less abled in each enclosure.
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