Goodwood Racecourse and Circuit is located five miles north of Chichester off the A27 in West Sussex England. Goodwood is situated just outside Chichester, only 60 miles from London, 30 miles from Brighton and Southampton UK. The Horse Racing Track is home to 2 of the UK's 31 Group One flat races, the Sussex Stakes and the Nassau Stakes. The Goodwood Estate houses the racecourse, the motorsport circuit, Chichester/Goodwood Airport, Goodwood Park Hotel, and the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed.
Several reasonable priced hotel and b&b can be found around this racing circuit. One of the nearest hotels is 3 star rated The Ship Hotel, located in Chichester town centre.
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A very popular hotel in the town of Chichester is 3 star The Ship Hotel. This three star hotel is located a few minutes walk from the Festival Theatre and the cathedral in town center. Goodwood House, famous for horse racing and Festival of Speed motor racing is close by the hotel.
Check out also cheap rates for 3 star Suffolk House Hotel. This charming hotel accommodation is just 2 minutes’ walk from the very centre of Chichester historic city. The hotel is just a short drive from Goodwood Racecourse, Chichester Harbour, the Channel and the beautiful South Downs.
A 5 minute walk from Chichester rail station is 3 star rated Premier Inn Chichester. This accomodation is located in Chichester Gate Leisure Park, a short walk from the city centre. Some family rooms at Premier Inn can take 2 adults and up to 2 children (under 16 years). The 2 children also get a free full breakfast when accompanied by an adult eating a full breakfast.
A very cheap guest accommodation is Woolpack Inn. This budget Inn is located just a 10-minute walk from the local train station in Chichester.
Travel - How to get to Races
Nearest Train Station ?
Chichester Station is the nearest rail station. It's on the line from London Victoria, and there is a good bus service to the course on racedays. Travel time between London Victoria and Chichester is 1hour, 40 minutes. Buses or taxis are available at Chichester Station.
There is also a coastal service from Brighton and Portsmouth Hampshire.
From London A3. At Milford Roundabout take A286 via Haslemere and Midhurst. Before Chichester on leaving Singleton village take left turn over Downs past Goodwood Racecourse then follow brown tourist board signs for Goodwood House (approx 4 miles). From Southampton and Brighton take A27 to Chichester. Follow brown tourist board signs to Goodwood House.
Closest Main Road from Goodwood ?
The A27 is the nearest main road.
By Bus - Coach
Coach tickets are available to Chichester Bus Station from National Express Coaches.
Name : Goodwood Circuit and Racecourse
Location : near Chichester, West Sussex
- Guildford in Surrey -- 34 miles
- Portsmouth Port -- 22 miles
- Basingstoke Hotels -- 40 miles
- Reading Hotels -- 50 miles
- Seafront of Bournemouth -- 70 miles
- Bristol Hotel -- 139 miles
Address of Circuit : The Goodwood Estate, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0PX, England, United Kingdom
Tel : +44 01243 755000
Address of Horseracing : Goodwood, Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0PS, United Kingdom
Tel : +44 1243 755022
District : Chichester
County : West Sussex
Track Length in Miles :
Full Circuit -- 2,3 mi
Nearest Hotels : in Chichester, Arundel, Chilgrove, Bognor Regis, Petworth, Midhurst, and Sutton.
Things to See and Do nearby - PO18 0PX and PO18 0PS sat nav postcode area
Chichester Cathedral : impressive Cathedral that has a wonderful history. It's filled with beautiful stained glass windows and fantastic architecture. The Cathedral's Roman and Gothic Architecture with its green spire is visible from the surrounding countryside.
Kingley Vale : great place to go and walk.
Goodwood House : seat of the Earl of March and well worth a visit. Take a tour with a guide and learn about Goodwood House's history and art.
Bishop's Palace Gardens : beautiful garden in the middle of the city. It's a great place to sit down and relax. The view of the cathedral is fabulous from the gardens.
Cass Sculpture Foundation : site of 26 acres that contains over 80 sculptures by emerging and established artists. Wander around the woods and admire the amazing sculptures with views of the countryside.
Low cost last minute deals for hotels beside Goodwood Horse Race Circuit and the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed close to Chichester, sat nav postcode PO18 0PH West Sussex UK.
Hotel rooms can be found in the town of Chichester, 5 miles from Goodwood Racecourse. Several hotels and b&b's are located in the town centre on North Street, East Row and Terminus Road. We can recommend you 4 star luxury The Goodwood Hotel, located within the 12,000 acre Goodwood Estate, just beneath the South Downs.