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Galway Race Course

Ballybrit, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 753 870
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Great family treat at the races

Ten of us went to the races, we had a great time but we were not lucky enough to win. We paid 15... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Christine P
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Great day out especialy if we get the weather

For a horse lover it was great to be where the action was going on, to be so close to the horses... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
2015carol2015
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Galway, Ireland
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Ballybrit, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Ten of us went to the races, we had a great time but we were not lucky enough to win. We paid 15 Euro for seats in the stand so we were inside when the rain came down. We had a great time.

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Reviewed 9 July 2016

For a horse lover it was great to be where the action was going on, to be so close to the horses you see on tv, all the jockies, to be able to way up the horses close up , pick the one you like...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2016

The famous Galway Races which has its week long summer festival starting on the last Monday in July each year is a very enjoyable event for both the serious and fun race goer. As a bonus the fun continues each evening after racing in the...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

All the excitement of a race day, with a real warm and welcoming West-of-Ireland feel. Great view, a real buzz around every race, a great day out.

1  Thank KenPark35
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Reviewed 27 January 2016

Depends on what day you attend always a great atmosphere drinks and food very expensive staff not very helpful

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Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Go racing in galway every year and it's the best race meeting to go to. Always attend on the Monday with the family and again on the Thursday with the lads. Great family evening out on Monday Tuesday Friday or Saturday. Wednesday and Thursday big...More

1  Thank Mgegan
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Reviewed 3 December 2015

As a hen party 21 girls we had the best day ever , it's so much fun , big crowds big spaces , magic so enjoyed our day out ,

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Reviewed 12 October 2015

Visited the September meeting and booked a table for a meal in the panoramic restaurant. Also included in the meal was a tipster providing his expert knowledge via a microphone before the races began. Unfortunately our "in training" foreign waitress was more interested in taking...More

Thank fred s
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Reviewed 6 October 2015

Visited Galway races last month and it was a brilliant day. The weather was superb and the surroundings were beautiful. An all round amazing day!

Thank Dannyrh
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

we go racing in galway at least 3 times ayear we were there 2 weeks ago for the september meeting .it was great as compared to the julymeeting thec rowds were a lot smaller so it was easier to get around .the racing was great...More

2  Thank KerryIAnna
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