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Brighton Racecourse

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Freshfield Road, Brighton BN2 9XZ, England
+44 1273 603580
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A good day out

Been here so many times although its not been a lucky place for me the veiw alone over the sea is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony A
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Brighton, United Kingdom
A happy reminder of a recently departed good friend and colleague.

For many years we enjoyed a day's hospitality and 6 or 7 races paid for by an ex colleague at this... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Beverly O
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Hertford, United Kingdom
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Brighton Racing & Events is located on Freshfield Road, Brighton and will deliver 21 race days during 2015. Our racing season will begin on Tuesday 21st April and will run continually throughout the summer until our last meeting on Thursday 15th October. We also benefit from a variety of unique venues which can be hired for corporate or private usage throughout the year.
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Freshfield Road, Brighton BN2 9XZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here so many times although its not been a lucky place for me the veiw alone over the sea is worth it.

Thank Tony A
Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback on our racecourse. We look forward to seeing you again....hopefully you will have better luck next time!

Reviewed 12 October 2017

For many years we enjoyed a day's hospitality and 6 or 7 races paid for by an ex colleague at this very picturesque racecourse on the South Downs, overlooking the sea, with lovely scenery all round. For the second year we decided to continue the...More

Thank Beverly O
Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Hello there Thanks so much for a fantastic review and we are delighted that you had such a great day out (and backed a few winners) and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 11 October 2017

There is a free bus from the station before the races and free buses return you to the station after. We didn't take bus on way but did on way back. There were so many people trying to get on it was a bit of...More

Thank jackyehobbs
Grainne B, General Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you so much for your comprehensive review of our local course. We look forward to hopefully seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 19 September 2017

My wife and me went to Brighton Races yesterday (Sept 18th). Compare to many other courses Brighton, is quite relaxed and not emphasis on what to wear.Families was there and the it was a lovely day with the weather. The course is nicely situated with...More

Thank essexdutchie
Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback on our local course and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Considering this event was sold out, management were fully aware of the numbers expected. 40 -60 minute ques at bars, no beer and only cider, Guinness and wine on offer by 7.15pm obviously disappointed and frustrated everyone. Unacceptable. Missed out on so much of the...More

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Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time for feedback. We are aware there was an issue within our bar which we dealt with at the time, not ideal but unfortunately unavoidable. Our cooler broke down which had to be attended by our bar technician and unfortunately set...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Good location and now has a Hertz rental location on site renting cars and vans to local business and general public great access to the location pop in and see what they have to offer

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

It started off very misty, but fortunately this had cleared before the first race. We had a great day.....but! For some reason the public address system has been cranked up to the point that's it's painful and distorted to listen to. This might be bearable,...More

Thank Plumit
Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are delighted you had such a good day with your friends but apologise for the loud PAS on the day. This has since been tuned. Hopefully the next time you attend Birghton Racecourse you will have another...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely day here as a gift . Upgraded to hospitality. Well worth it . Lovely meal in restaurant . Table is yours all afternoon and access to viewing for races. Our voucher included pre racing tour of stables / race course etc behind...More

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Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. Delighted you had such a wonderful experience and look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Racecourse has good facilities although the track is not great for viewing, also because of design all the races are a very short distance and are over very quickly, great free shuttle bus service to take you back into the town afterwards, good course if...More

Thank Colette P
Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are a small local course and welcome all sorts of race goers who enjoy their day and especially the uniquness of the course with our stunning views out to sea. We hopefully will see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Had fish and chips days special. Good. Canteen service. Efficient service and environment totally clean. Would return. Great to sit outdoors on patio.

Thank riazon
Grainne B, Manager at Brighton Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are proud of our local course and look forward to seeing you again soon.

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LauraChu
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Response from 808phoebe | Reviewed this property |
We found there to be no problem parking . Large field area in front of entrance that was free.
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