Accommodation close to Horse Racecourses
CB8 8UG, Newmarket, Kingston Passage, Newmarket
Kings offers accommodation alongside a high-quality restaurant and cocktail bar in the Suffolk town of Newmarket. There is free WiFi, and limited on-site parking that is designated on a first-come first-served basis. The property is... read more
£ 49.50View Rates
CB8 8DT, Newmarket, 13 Old Station Road
Located in the heart of Newmarket, this recently refurbished bed and breakfast is within easy reach of the Rowley Mile racecourse and Tattersalls sales ring. This convenient accommodation offers comfort and style with a friendly... read more
£ 50.00View Rates
CB8 8JP, Newmarket, 134 High Street
Situated in Newmarket, 2 km from Newmarket Racecourse, The White Hart Newmarket by Marston's Inns offers a garden and bar. This 4-star hotel offers free WiFi. The hotel features a British restaurant. The rooms in... read more
£ 50.00View Rates
CB8 0JB, Newmarket, 38 Mill Hill
Located in Newmarket, 2.2 km from Newmarket Racecourse, Mill House offers guests' privacy in self-contained serviced accommodation. The property includes period features and boasts a barbecue and sun terrace. Mill House is a 7-minute walk... read more
£ 54.44View Rates
CB8 8NB, Newmarket, High Street
Situated on the High Street in the centre of Newmarket, this 17th century former coaching inn offers easy access to the famous horse racing tracks and the National Horseracing Museum, a 2-minute walk from the... read more
£ 62.00View Rates
CB8 7AA, Newmarket, Fordham Rd
Situated just 500 metres from Newmarket’s bustling High Street, Cadogan Hotel is a family-run, 19th-century building steeped in history. It has a quiet restaurant serving a range of locally sourced and international dishes. It is... read more
£ 65.00View Rates
CB8 7BX, Newmarket, Bury Road, Newmarket
Set amid rose gardens, this peaceful hotel has luxurious modern facilities and its architecture dates back to the 17th century. Excellent cuisine is served in the award-winning Squires Restaurant. Bedford Lodge has a first-class health... read more
£ 89.10View Rates
CB8 9JS, Newmarket, 38 Fairlawns
Located in Newmarket, near Newmarket Racecourse, The Cambridgeshire has a garden. Complimentary WiFi is provided. All units come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a private bathroom with free toiletries... read more
£ 110.00View Rates
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From the moment you arrive you’re sure to get a warm welcome. If you need any information of how to get to this pretty market town, just ask your friendly hosts. Read more about this town in Suffolk which is about 65 miles north of the UK’s capital city of London.
Book well in advance as room are snapped up very quickly
It’s highly advisable to book accommodation well in advance of your visit as it’s often snapped up very quickly. For some of the best deals around, click online and do a little research. Staying near the track means you can spend more time at the course. Go behind the scenes, meet professional trainers and the people who are dedicated to taking care of the animals.
Guided tours can be arranged for individuals and groups or you can request an exclusive itinerary for your party. Staying in affordable hotel rooms or bed and breakfast means you will have more cash to spend. Featured on the internet are what to wear, directions, where to park, public transport as well as a map and spectator guide.
Enjoy private hospitality, walk in restaurants, pre-booked restaurants and outdoor picnic areas. With something for everyone, don’t delay make that reservation soon. During your stay, if you want to venture further afield to Bury St Edmunds, Ely or Cambridge for instance, there are excellent rail and road links too.
For a day or weekend, take the opportunity to get involved with this fascinating town and its most famous racing circuit. There are lots of festivals taking place throughout the year like the Craven Meeting, the QIPCO Guinea Meeting, the Moet & Chandon July Meeting and the Cesarewitch Trial Day to name but a few. For the latest news of what’s going on, check out Facebook and Twitter where you can read about updates and offers.
To save even more money, find out about gift cards and restaurant packages. Spending time cheering on your rider all the way to the finishing line. What a way to let your hair down, relax and have some fun. In fact once you’ve been a spectator you’ll want to return time and time again. Enjoy the experience and count those winnings!
Travel – How to get to Races
Nearest Train Station ?
Newmarket rail station is the nearest train station 1.1 miles away from the tracks. Train services run from London Kings Cross and London Liverpool Street Station to Cambridge, Stansted Airport and Ipswich where onward connections by rail or road can be made to Newmarket.
From Cambridge train station a courtesy bus links direct with the racecourse.
The A11 and A14 provide easy access from the major cities of East Anglia and from the M11 and A1 / M1.
From London you have to take the M11 and exit at Junction 9 to take the A11 dual carriageway. Leave the A11 at Six Mile Bottom and follow the road to Newmarket. The A1 is helpful from the North and South, and the A14 links Felixstowe with the M1 and M6.
By Bus – Coach
A return coach service is operated on racedays to and from the racecourse from Cambridge train station and outside the Robin Hood pub at Cherry Hinton.
Shuttle Service from Town Centre
A complimentary shuttle service is provided on all race days. Shuttles run between Newmarket Town Centre and the course starting approximately two hours before the first race with pick-ups at Hughes Electrical Store, The Guineas Shopping Centre and Newmarket train station.
The closest airport is Cambridge CBG Airport.
Facts and Location
Name : Newmarket Racecourses
The Racecourse is located in the town of Newmarket in Suffolk England UK, which is a small attractive market town situated on the Suffolk/Cambridgeshire border just 20 minutes from Cambridge in England, Bury St. Edmunds and Ely. The town is world famous as being the home of Horseracing. The complex is also home to a wide range of training facilities and racing organizations.
This complex is home to 2 courses ; the Rowley Mile (used in Spring and Autumn) and July Course (in summer). Both are used for flat racing only. The track hosts 9 of British racing’s 32 annual Group 1 races.
Address : The Links, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 0TG, England, United Kingdom
Postcode district : CB8
Sat Nav Postcodes : Rowley Mile – CB8 0TF July Course – CB8 0XE
Region : East of England
Founded in 1667
Main Races : QIPCO Guineas Festival in May, July Festival in July, and Cambridgeshire Festival Meeting in September.
Nearest Hotels : in Newmarket, Burwell, Balsham, Freckenham, Swaffham Bulbeck, Stow cum Quy and Cambridge UK.
Things to See and Do nearby – CB8 0TF and CB8 0XE sat nav postcode area
National Horseracing Museum : found in the centre of Newmarket. The museum tells you the history of horse racing through the ages.
The National Stud : it gives you an excellent insight to the horse breeding world. A visit includes seeing the gallops, a trainer’s yard, a tour round newmarket and surrounding area.
Wild Tracks : park offering attractions such as Karting, quad treks, 4×4 rides, archery, and shooting.
King’s College Chapel in Cambridge : visit this imposing chapel and the college grounds. King’s Chapel is famous for the Christmas concerts which are held there every year.
Imperial War Museum Duxford : great experience for anyone interested in aviation and the war. It is a huge air Museum with many exhibitions across seven different hangers.