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Aintree Racecourse

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Another Top Day Out! Shame about the Bar!!

Upon our annual visit to the great Grand National, this year we had to book late and ended up in... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Johnnyonefoot
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Rushden, United Kingdom
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Exciting day at the Grand National 2018

We were part of an organised trip from Edinburgh to the Grand National on Saturday 14th April 2014... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
WeeFergus
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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There's nowhere quite like Aintree Racecourse, home of the world famous Randox Health Grand National. Steeped in history, drama, triumph and achievement, it is simply unique. The racecourse also hosts 5 racedays, outside the Randox Health National...more
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The Aintree Centre Ormskirk Road, Aintree L9 5AS, England
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Visited on Grand National Thursday for the first time in over 30 years and had a fantastic day. The staff are just brilliant - friendly, happy to help and always ready with a laugh and joke. The facilities are second to none for both spectators...More

Thank farmermummy
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Upon our annual visit to the great Grand National, this year we had to book late and ended up in the Steeplechase Enclosure. Although a 15/20min walk from Aintree Station, it was easy to find along the Melling Road. Great view of the National Race...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

An amazing opportunity with my wife to watch the most spectacular horse race in the world. Choosing the winner is an unbelievable feeling anyway but being there to witness takes it to another level still buzzing 2 days later. Long queue to get food and...More

Thank MichaelFinchy
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Second year we've been to the grand national as part of a bus trip from Scotland. Absolutely loved it. We again this year upgraded to festival zone which is great. Get access to the paddock or go watch races. Plenty of screens around to watch...More

1  Thank Irene E
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Well what can l say , this is the first time we have been to aintree racecourse on grand national day , it was a fab day and the weather was gorgeous and all the staff were very friendly and lovely food to . Just...More

Thank rockchick242015
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We were part of an organised trip from Edinburgh to the Grand National on Saturday 14th April 2014. The experience was exciting and disappointing at the same time. We had paid extra to get seats in the Princess Royal stand but never again. We had...More

Thank WeeFergus
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Went on the Saturday for grand national. Got there and in really easy and quickly found a bar to get a drink drinks are around £5 a pint which is expected. Lack of seats isn’t good for women in heels all day however they sell...More

Thank LoubyLou221
Reviewed 14 April 2018

A bitterly cold for the ladies in all their refinery yesterday unfortunately. You cannot do anything about that of course but what was unforgivable was the chronic lack of toilet facilities which led to ladies using the men’s toilets in desperation. The paddock and large...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Highly disappointing. The weather made it incredibly crowded in any indoor area, which can’t be helped, however lack of space and seating in these areas should be anticipated. This is Britain!! I also wonder when the dress code stopped happening. Jeans and trainers should not...More

Thank Liz O
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We are as a group of friends went for ladies day and grand national day 2017. I've been to a lot of racecourse's and this is up there with the best. You have a great view of all the track, drinks and good can be...More

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NicNIcXXX
12 July 2018|
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Response from Nicola K | Reviewed this property |
It would be best to check on their Website at the end of this year, when their Event Timetable is viewable. It depends where you are headed after Aintree. But it is usually approx 10/10:30pm when it winds down.
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Vaughan A
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Response from Johnnyonefoot | Reviewed this property |
About 15mins on train
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15 June 2018|
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Smart casual chief 👍🏻
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