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Musselburgh Racecourse

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Beautifully maintained grounds at this iconic race course.

Such a pleasure to see a race course which is beautifully maintained as well as offering an... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
alarmed16
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South Perth, Australia
Great day out

Visited here on ladies day and thoroughly enjoyed it. Could have done without the 40 minute... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
scott1421
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Musselburgh Racecourse is a Visit Scotland 5 Star venue and named one of their top-rated visitor attractions offering fantastic value days out for all ages. With 29 race meetings a year there is always something to look forward whether you are...more
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Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7RG, Scotland
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+44 131 665 2859
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Such a pleasure to see a race course which is beautifully maintained as well as offering an enjoyable day at the races. From the lovely gardens and bright hanging baskets, white painted fences and attractive splashes of colour the ground staff should be complimented on...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. Thank you very much for your kind words, I will pass these on to the team as I know they will be very pleased. We are glad you enjoyed your day and look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on ladies day and thoroughly enjoyed it. Could have done without the 40 minute transfer in the hottest bus in Scotland but the rest of the day was great. Would consider going back again.More

Thank scott1421
Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit and I will pass on your kind words to the rest of the team who will be very pleased. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a great racecourse the atmosphere is very friendly and relaxed and the unlimited bottles of free water a very welcome addition. Lots of security and police on site and outside all day but all in great spirits .More

Thank wendyt221
Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your day and it is great to hear you appreciated the addition of free water. I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time at Musselburgh Ladies Day at Musselburgh Racecourse. What a fantastic racecourse this is our fourth year going to ladies day what a fabulous time we had. The facilities at the course and the staff make for a great day out, and...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your day and I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team, as I know they will be pleased. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

I have lived in Musselburgh all my life and the Racecourse have been fantastic! An amazing day out and the prices aren't that expensive. The ladies day at the racecourse is phenomenal.More

Thank DemiLee1996
Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoy visiting us. I'll make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as I know they will be chuffed. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Well organised venue both for those with cars or travelling on public transport. Beautiful setting looking out towards the Firth of Forth. Showground activities for children, good food and drink too, all in all a great place to spend the day and perhaps win some...More

Thank careymoss32
Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your day and I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as I know they will be pleased. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 February 2018

Visited with work colleagues The facilities are spot on, we had all paid for food packages and these were good quality and there was ample seating areas to enjoy it Plenty of bars for refreshments We visited 'Friday night at the races' on 26/05/17 The...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are chuffed to hear that you enjoyed your visit. I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team as I know they will be thrilled. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Went to the new years' day races. There's plenty going on here and the place is clean and tidy. Not a massive racecourse by any means but a nice place. Right handed track, chase and hurdles track. The turns are quite tight.

Thank DamienTheDuke
Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit, I will make sure to pass on your kind words to the team. We hope to welcome you back soon. Many Thanks, Musselburgh Racecourse.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

First trip there on New Year's Day, never again. £4.50 for a soggy poor quality pie! £3.75 for a cold bacon roll, and not good quality bacon at that. I didn't bother buying anything else but a check on other prices showed them to be...More

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that you had this experience with us. We are very keen to keep improving our experience and therefore take all feedback on board. If you could please email your concerns to mail@musselburgh-racecourse.co.uk and we will take this complaint further. We...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

We decided to try this on New Years Day and it was brillaint. Not too big a venue, great food and drink and fab racing

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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit on New Year's Day. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Many Thanks, Musselburgh Racecourse.

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