Budget Accommodation close to Horse Races

Holiday Inn Express Doncaster, an IHG Hotel

DN4 8SJ, Doncaster, Bullrush Grove, Balby

Close to Robin Hood Airport, 2 minutes’ drive from the M18 motorway and the A1(M), this modern hotel offers comfortable, temperature controlled rooms. The Holiday Inn Express Doncaster also offers free WiFi throughout and free... read more

2430 reviews 8.4
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£ 28.38

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Regent Hotel Doncaster

DN1 2DS, Doncaster, Regent Square

In the centre of Doncaster, Regent Hotel features modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, and overlooks the charming Regent Square. The bus and train stations are a few minutes' away. Doncaster Racecourse, Doncaster Dome and Keepmoat... read more

527 reviews 7.4
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£ 55.00

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Earl Of Doncaster Hotel

DN2 6AD, Doncaster, Bennetthorpe,

This South Yorkshire Art Deco hotel is less than 500 metres from both Doncaster’s town centre and race course. There is free secure parking, and free Wi-Fi in public areas. The hotel offers individually designed... read more

1525 reviews 8.8
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£ 62.00

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Campanile Hotel Doncaster

DN4 7PD, Doncaster, Doncaster Leisure Park, Bawtry Road

Opposite Doncaster Racecourse, the Campanile Hotel Doncaster is 15 minutes drive from Robin Hood Airport and 5 minutes from the city centre. It has a bar, restaurant and Wi-Fi. Rooms at the Campanile Hotel have... read more

1259 reviews 6.6
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£ 45.00

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Primelodge Doncaster

DN4 5HX, Doncaster, Ten Pound Walk

Just a 15-minute walk from Doncaster centre, Primelodge Doncaster offers free parking and modern rooms with free Wi-Fi access. Doncaster Railway Station is just a mile away. The cosy rooms at Primelodge have suite shower... read more

710 reviews 5.5
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£ 34.65

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Innkeeper's Lodge Doncaster, Bessacarr

DN4 7BS, Doncaster, Bessacarr Toby Carvery, Bawtry Road

Just a 5-minute drive from Doncaster Racecourse, Innkeeper's Lodge Doncaster Bessacarr offers free private parking. Doncaster’s town centre can be reached in a 5-minute drive. Traditional wooden furnishings are included in each room, which also... read more

1598 reviews 7.7
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£ 1.00

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Beverley Inn & Hotel

DN3 2JE, Edenthorpe, 117 Thorne Road, Edenthorpe

Just over 3 miles from Doncaster, The Beverley Inn & Hotel is a lively pub with lodging rooms. A 20-minute drive from Robin Hood Airport, The Beverley Inn & Hotel offers free Wi-Fi. Each room... read more

270 reviews 6.5
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£ 1.00

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The Red Lion Wetherspoon

DN1 1NH, Doncaster, 37–38 Market Place

Situated in Doncaster, The Red Lion Wetherspoon offers facilities like a garden and bar. The property is around 3 km from Doncaster Racecourse, Cusworth Hall and Keepmoat Stadium. Free WiFi is available throughout. All rooms... read more

1141 reviews 8.7
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£ 64.00

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Rigsbys Guesthouse Doncaster

DN2 5BL, Doncaster, 84 Thorne Road

Set in Doncaster, within 5.1 km of Cusworth Hall and 32 km of Belle Vue, Rigsbys Guesthouse Doncaster offers accommodation with a garden and free WiFi throughout the property as well as free private parking... read more

215 reviews 9.1
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£ 1.00

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Hilton Garden Inn Doncaster Racecourse

DN2 6BB , Doncaster, Doncaster Racecourse Leger Way

Hilton Garden Inn Doncaster Racecourse is located on Doncaster Racecourse, just 0.5 miles away from the town centre, 3.9 miles from Yorkshire Wildlife Park and 5 miles from Doncaster Sheffield Airport. This 4 star hotel... read more

2260 reviews 8.6
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£ 59.00

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Whitburn House Free Internet TV Near Town Centre

DN1 2AT, Doncaster, 9 Whitburn Road Hyde Park

Set in Doncaster, South Yorkshire region, Whitburn House Free Internet TV Near Town Centre is located 36 km from Clumber Park. The property is situated 5.3 km from Cusworth Hall, 32 km from Belle Vue... read more

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£ 39.00

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City Space

DN1 1NE, Doncaster, 36 Market Place

Situated within 4.6 km of Cusworth Hall and 31 km of Belle Vue in Doncaster, City Space features accommodation with free WiFi and flat-screen TV. There is a fully equipped private bathroom with shower and... read more

213 reviews 8
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£ 60.00

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Mansion Court

DN1 1ES, Doncaster, 1 Scot Lane

Situated in Doncaster, 3 km from Cusworth Hall and 2.5 km from Doncaster Racecourse, Mansion Court features accommodation with free WiFi and access to a Jacuzzi. The accommodations feature a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom... read more

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£ 1.00

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APARTMENT in CENTRAL DONCASTER

DN1 2PF, Doncaster, Copley Road

APARTMENT in CENTRAL DONCASTER is located in Doncaster, 4.3 km from Cusworth Hall and 31 km from Belle Vue. The accommodation provides a shared kitchen and free WiFi throughout the property. At the guest house,... read more

211 reviews 7.1
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£ 1.00

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The Little Hexthorpe house

DN4 0EY, Doncaster, Langer Street

The Little Hexthorpe house, a property with a terrace, is located in Doncaster, 35 km from Belle Vue, 35 km from Clumber Park, as well as 49 km from Sherwood Forest. With free private parking,... read more

5 reviews 9.4
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£ 1.00

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Urban view

DN4 0HH, Doncaster, 175 Urban Road

Offering free WiFi and garden views, Urban view is an accommodation set in Doncaster. The property is 34 km from Belle Vue and 35 km from Clumber Park. This apartment is fitted with 2 bedrooms,... read more

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£ 1.00

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Ozzy hi

DN4 0NS, Balby, Oswin Avenue

Offering garden views, Ozzy hi is an accommodation situated in Balby, 6.3 km from Cusworth Hall and 29 km from FlyDSA Arena. The apartment is 48 km from Sherwood Forest. This apartment features 2 bedrooms,... read more

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Racecourse Apartment

DN4 7AQ, Doncaster, Rhodesia Court

Located 33 km from FlyDSA Arena, 33 km from Clumber Park and 35 km from Belle Vue, Racecourse Apartment provides accommodation situated in Doncaster. The accommodation is 8.7 km from Cusworth Hall, and guests benefit... read more

3 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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Dad’s Army

DN4 8PL, Balby, Sandford Road

Boasting garden views, Dad’s Army features accommodation with a patio and a kettle, around 30 km from FlyDSA Arena. Set 6.1 km from Cusworth Hall, the property offers a garden and free private parking. This... read more

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Kings view

DN4 0NA, Doncaster, 1 king edward rd

Set in Doncaster, 5.6 km from Cusworth Hall, 30 km from FlyDSA Arena and 34 km from Belle Vue, Kings view offers accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi. This apartment has 2 bedrooms, a... read more

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£ 1.00

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Paula’s place

DN4 0TN, Balby, 121 Warmsworth Road

Offering garden views, Paula’s place is an accommodation located in Balby, 6.6 km from Cusworth Hall and 28 km from FlyDSA Arena. This property offers access to a patio, free private parking and free WiFi.... read more

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Paula’s place 2

DN4 0TN, Balby, 121 Warmsworth Road

Offering free WiFi and garden views, Paula’s place 2 is an accommodation set in Balby. This apartment is 32 km from Belle Vue and 33 km from Clumber Park. This apartment comes with 2 bedrooms,... read more

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Keep within your budget without compromising on quality


With the city attracting a great number of racegoers passionate about horse racing from all over Britain and abroad, and in particular for special events such as Ladies Day, owners of hotels as well as bed and breakfasts in the town understand how important it is for them to provide their guests with plenty of room to keep their belongings and to get ready for their day out, at a cheap price.

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At peak times, for instance around the time of the Ladbrokes St Leger Racing Festival or Racing Post Trophy, bed and breakfasts a bit further out from the racecourse are worth investigating as they are likely to offer the great deals and cheap prices, meaning you can keep within your budget without compromising on the quality of your accommodation.

With good public transport links and sufficient parking space, the Doncaster Racecourse is convenient to travel to, giving you more choice in terms of where to stay when you come to watch the racing, confident you will be able to get there easily from your b&b or other cheap accommodation.

There are plenty of exceptional hotels and b&bs in the area, and, by making reservations early, you can be sure to get good deals, whilst at the same time benefitting from top-class accommodation. With hotels offering great rooms at cheap prices, you can easily stay within your budget without compromising on comfort.

By choosing one of our recommended hotels or b&bs you can trust your hotel or b&b owner to be responsive to your needs, allowing you to concentrate fully on enjoying yourself at the horse races, without having to worry about anything else.

South Yorkshire is a great place to explore


And why not take advantage of your trip to South Yorkshire to explore the region? Especially if you are travelling from further afield, you may want to make the best of the available deals and stay a few extra nights in your bed and breakfast after going to watch the horse racing at the racecourse before returning home, and area surrounding Doncaster has plenty on offer to keep your entertained.

Set in beautiful countryside, with rolling hills and bright blue lakes, South Yorkshire is a great place to explore on foot, by bike, or even by horse, starting from your b&b. The flora is easily matched by the fauna, with wildlife abounding both in and out of Yorkshire’s parks and natural reserves. There are also many places of cultural and historical interest, such as Roche Abbey and Wentworth castle.

More leisure focused, the Magna Carta Science Adventure Centre and the Elsecar Steam Railway are sure to please kids and teenagers. With all this on offer, Doncaster is a great place to visit, be it exclusively for a weekend at the racecourse or for longer. With great deals on hotels and bed and breakfast rooms, you can make the best of your time in Doncaster, without paying too high a price.

Travel – How to get to St Leger Stakes Festival Races


Nearest Train Station ?

The closest rail station is Doncaster train station, approx. 2,5 miles away from the site. You can travel from central London Kings Cross in 1 hour and 40 minutes to the track, travel time from central Edinburgh Waverley is around 3 hours.

On race days a bus shuttle service is available from the interchange. There are frequent shuttles from the time of gate opening until just after the time of the first horse race.

By Car

The horse race track can easily be reach via various motorways including M1(jnc 32), M18 (jncs 3/4), A1M (jnc 36) and the M62.

Car Parking (annual St. Leger Stakes Festival)

Car Park A: Public Car Park – £5 per vehicle and O&T on Wednesday

Car Park B – Owners & Trainers Only (pass required) Thurs, Fri and Sat only

Car Park C: You can park for free (outside of the Leger Festival) in Car Park C (enter opposite junction at Wickes on Leger Way).

Park D – Club 1776 Hospitality Parking Only (pass required)

By Plane

The nearest airfield is Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, about seven miles from Doncaster Racecourse. DSA airport have flights to several UK and other European destinations. Other airports within easy reach are Manchester, Leeds Bradford and East Midlands airports.

Facts and Location of the Track


Name : Doncaster Racecourse

Other major racing tracks across Britain include Goodwood, Newmarket racecourse, Cheltenham at GL50 4SH and the famous course in Ascot.

Postcode district : DN2 6BB

Region : Yorkshire and the Humber

County : South Yorkshire

Phone: +44 1302 304200

Main Horse Races

  • St Leger Stakes Festival
  • Racing Post Trophy
  • Doncaster Stakes
  • Gillies Fillies’ Stakes
  • Wentworth Stakes
  • 2-Y-O Stakes
  • William Hill Handicap Chase

 

Nearest Hotels : in Doncaster city centre, Barnby Dun, Bawtry, Mexborough, Carcroft and Brodsworth.

Additional Information : horse races UKhorse racing news – The Guardian