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Buckmore Park

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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What an experience

If you love f1 and love karting, this place should be at the top of your list, great outdoor track... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RSD0592
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
3 Hour Endurance Race

During the summer my son and I did a few practice session and thoroughly enjoyed the track.We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Drusus4545
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Rochester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“endurance race”(12 reviews)
“great fun”(20 reviews)
“great circuit”(7 reviews)
About
Nestled in the North Kent downs and surrounded by picturesque woodland lies the beating heart of British karting and following the recent redevelopment by the late John Surtees CBE, it is put simply, one of the most stunning motorsport locations in...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Kart Circuit Maidstone Road, Chatham ME5 9QG, England
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+44 1634 201562
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 June 2013

My son had his 13th Birthday party here. He and his friends did laser tag in the woods and then karting followed a presentation with a trophy for the fastest lap time and then by a meal. We found all staff to be very pleasant,...More

5  Thank Peschie
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 December 2014

We went for the "Turn Up n Drive" session with our kids today and both of them don't want to ever go back to Buckmore again. The staff on the tracks were very intimidating and kept threatening to take them off the tracks. When we...More

9  Thank Rachel G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love f1 and love karting, this place should be at the top of your list, great outdoor track. Drove in the wet which was ridiculously hard but Marshall were great made sure everyone was briefed properly, karts are quick, good food nice place...More

Thank RSD0592
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During the summer my son and I did a few practice session and thoroughly enjoyed the track.We decided to do the 3 hour race.3 of us participated and we had a wonderful time. Lots of very good drivers are on display but as relative newcomers...More

Thank Drusus4545
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience, we appreciate your feedback. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you back at the circuit another time. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Staff were friendly, the facilities are clean and well laid out, the circuit provides lots of opportunities to overtake and the downhill sector in particular get the heart racing. Karts and equipment were all in good order. After half an hour whizzing round we were...More

Thank Henry901
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience, we appreciate your feedback. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you back at the circuit another time. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

Reviewed 26 August 2018

This was the highlight of our holiday to Kent and it was well worth the money. The kids aged 17. 12 and 9 all had a great time. Very organised and professional.

Thank helen c
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience, we appreciate your feedback. We're glad to hear the kids enjoyed their time with us and hopefully, we can welcome you all back to the circuit another time. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We booked Buckmore Park Karting for my 7 year old and 9 year old during the school holidays. Due to ages they had to do different karts and circuits much to the disappointment of my younger sibling who didn’t want to do the slower electric...More

Thank orangepeel2017
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for such a positive and detailed review of your experience. We're glad to hear you all enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you back at the circuit again soon so that you can have a drive yourself! Kind Regards...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Had a really good morning with 3 teenagers, well organised, safety was paramount. Would recommend 👍🏻

1  Thank amandajw33
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience, we appreciate your feedback. We're glad to hear they enjoyed their time with us and we look forward to seeing you back at the circuit another time. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant session at Buckmore Park. Lovely cafe, viewing areas, safety briefing and an all round fantastic experience for our 9 year old son. To top it all off they are a Tesco Boost partner so didn’t have to pay! Highly recommended.

Thank Lyndyloo44
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience, we appreciate your feedback. We're glad to hear they enjoyed their time with us and we look forward to seeing you back at the circuit another time. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We booked for a half hour session, our first try at go karting, and what an experience it was! After booking in, we had a safety briefing. This covered our use of the cars, track marshal instructions and what to if you get stuck. We...More

Thank TrinityDave
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for such a positive and detailed review of your experience. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you back at the circuit again soon. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I could not believe I could have so much fun. Excellent day out for all ages and aspiring F1 dreamers.....it starts here

Thank Joseph H
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hi Joseph, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience, we appreciate your feedback. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your event with us and we look forward to seeing you back at the circuit again soon. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

Reviewed 30 June 2018

Great place for a fun day out with kids. This place is great for diversion. Deffo would come back for leisure

Thank Lee H
Matt R, Public Relations Manager at Buckmore Park, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hi Lee, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience, we appreciate your feedback. We're glad to hear everyone enjoyed their time here and we hope to see you back at the circuit again soon. Kind Regards Matt Marketing Manager

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Joanna F
21 August 2018|
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Response from Matt R | Property representative |
Yes, but must be kept on a lead at all times.
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Response from Sebastian L | Reviewed this property |
The prices vary depend on what type of event you book, how many of you etc. we paid £75 a head for 22 of to have the track to ourselves with a 10 minute practice/qualifier and then a 40 minute Endurance Race. Call them to... More
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