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Plumpton Racecourse

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Day at the races

Excellent day out for a group of friends who started early with a hearty breakfast and then onwards... read more

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Reviewed 2 October 2017
rorusykes
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Crowborough, United Kingdom
Family fun,..great experience..

Our group was made up of Family, & Friends and included several children. The children appreciated... read more

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Reviewed 2 October 2017
Melanie2109
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Newick, United Kingdom
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Plumpton is a hidden gem in the world of horseracing. The thrill of Jump racing, the joy of a win, delicious food and drink, and stunning rural backdrop provide a memorable sporting experience for everyone from novice to racing expert. We race 16...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Plumpton BN7 3AL, England
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+44 1273 890383
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Excellent day out for a group of friends who started early with a hearty breakfast and then onwards for a very enjoyable day at the races .

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased to hear you all had a good day and hope to welcome you back soon. Harriet Brown Marketing Executive

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Our group was made up of Family, & Friends and included several children. The children appreciated the free face painting and donkey rides..and the adults enjoyed the racing. We had a lovely day, the weather was great and we shared a picnic whilst watching the...More

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear the younger racegoers enjoyed the additional entertainment. Picnics are more than welcome in the centre course/picnic enclosure on feature days, making it an affordable day out for all the family. Harriet Brown Marketing Executive

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Gorgeous sunny day for our first visit to Plumpton Racecourse. Booked the Marque restaurant and what a pleasant surprise, a glass of bubbly and la lovely meal. Our table was in the corner next to the opening an opening of the Marque it was so...More

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your first visit to Plumpton and we hope to welcome you back again very soon. Harriet Brown Marketing Executive

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Easy parking, Able to watch around the course, parade ring accessible & easy to bet on the races. Friendly atmosphere. Fantastic day out.

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you very much for your review! We are delighted to hear you had a great day with us. Harriet Brown Marketing Executive

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Really enjoyable for the entire family. Everything reasonably priced except we found the food and drink expensive.More

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear the whole family enjoyed the races and the entertainment. Please could you email racing@plumptonracecourse.co.uk to explain which food and drink outlets specifically you believe to be over priced? E.g. a particular bar or mobile outlet...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

booked the marquee,as i have done in the past ,staff seemed i bit disorganised this visit, slow service but our meals were fine ,overall a good day out at the races.More

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the racing and apologise that you found the service a little slow. We will certainly raise this with the catering team and hope to see you back at Plumpton in the near future....More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had a really enjoyable Sunday afternoon of horse racing at Plumpton in a friendly and informal atmosphere.

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you for giving us a review! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your day and hope to see you again soon. Harriet Brown Marketing Executive

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A nice family racecourse with good facilities, a great bar and decent grandstand or if you like park your car in the middle of the course and enjoy a picnic with your family and friends

Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you very much for your review! We hope to see you again soon, accompanied under 18's always go racing free. Harriet Brown Marketing Executive

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Always have a fab time here. Great atmosphere and great weather which was a bonus!! Paid in advance for tickets which worked out £5 pp cheaper.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We have extended our advanced ticket sales so the discount can now be applied up until the night before racing. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Harriet Brown Marketing Executive

Reviewed 26 September 2017

A lovely little race course! Travelled on the train from London and found Plumpton to be refreshingly relaxed. Brought our own picnic and wine and with great views across the course! Even managed a few winners! Would recommend and will visit again!More

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Plumptonracecourse, Marketing Executive at Plumpton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We are lucky being so close to the station allowing racegoers to easily arrive from London and Hastings. Picnics are very welcome in the centre course/picnic enclosure on feature days making it a very affordable and relaxed day out. We...More

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DaveyGEastbourneUK
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Response from Plumptonracecourse | Property representative |
Hi. Yes you can. There is a footbridge which takes you to a path which leads all the way to the gate. It is sign posted. If you would like any more info do please give us a call on 01273890383.
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