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Woolpack Inn

PO19 3JJ, Chichester, Fishbourne Road West

Located in Fishbourne, the Woolpack Inn provides the perfect base from which to explore the South Downs and Chichester Harbour, just a 10-minute walk from Fishbourne Rail Station. All comfortable rooms have en suite facilities... read more

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£ 55.00

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The Goodwood Hotel

PO18 0QB, Chichester, Goodwood

This elegant hotel sits within the 12,000 acre Goodwood Estate, at the gateway to the South Downs. Guests have 2 golf courses, a health club and restaurants serving ingredients from the estate. The 4-star Goodwood... read more

874 reviews 8.8
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£ 120.00

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Chichester Harbour Hotel and Spa

PO19 1NH, Chichester, North Street

Centrally located, a few minutes' walk from Chichester Festival Theatre and the cathedral, this beautiful 18th-century building has a brasserie and free guest parking. Within Chichester's old city walls, this Grade II listed building still... read more

1037 reviews 8.1
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£ 62.10

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Crouchers Hotel

PO20 7EH, Chichester, Birdham Road

Three miles from Chichester town centre, this converted farmhouse has a stylish bar, a restaurant with 2 AA Rosettes and views over green fields. The historic Goodwood Motor Circuit is only a 15-minute drive from... read more

570 reviews 8.5
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£ 96.90

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Chichester Park Hotel

PO19 7QL, Chichester, Madgewick Lane, Westhampnett

On the outskirts of historic Chichester, Chichester Park Hotel features a modern health club, a stylish bistro and free on-site parking. Goodwood Circuit is just a 2-minute drive away. The traditional bedrooms have Wi-Fi access... read more

834 reviews 8.4
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£ 50.00

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The Vestry

PO19 1ES, Chichester, Southgate

Situated in Chichester centre, The Vestry features cooked breakfasts and free Wi-Fi. Just 300 metres from Chichester Cathedral, the hotel has a lively bar and restaurant. Live music features on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights,... read more

871 reviews 8.2
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£ 65.00

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Chilgrove Farm Bed & Breakfast

PO18 9HU, Chilgrove, Chilgrove Farm, Chilgrove

Chilgrove Farm offers bed and breakfast accommodation nestled in a picturesque valley on the doorstep of the beautiful South Downs National Park. Guests can enjoy the peaceful surroundings in spacious and comfortable rooms, each featuring... read more

27 reviews 9.7
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£ 90.00

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Park House Hotel

GU29 0JB, Midhurst, Bepton

In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this charming Victorian house is surrounded by 10 acres of grounds in the village of Bepton in West Sussex. It has free Wi-Fi, free parking, and beautiful views... read more

151 reviews 9.4
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£ 155.00

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The Royal Oak Inn

PO18 0AX, Chichester, The Royal Oak Inn, Pook Lane, East Lavant

Located on the edge of the South Downs National Park, a 3-minute drive from the coast, The Royal Oak Inn has an award-winning restaurant, a bar and free Wi-Fi. All rooms are decorated in a... read more

276 reviews 9
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£ 95.00

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The White Horse

PO18 9HX, Chilgrove, Chilgrove

Set in the South Downs National Park, in acres of rolling Sussex countryside, The White Horse is a country pub offering British cuisine, luxurious bedrooms and free Wi-Fi. Guests can enjoy a gastropub experience of... read more

409 reviews 9
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£ 65.00

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Trents by Greene King Inns

PO19 1DS, Chichester, 50, South Street

Ideally located in the heart of the cathedral city of Chichester, Trents offers en suite accommodation, a restaurant, a bar and a terrace. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout. All the rooms at Trents are en... read more

400 reviews 8.2
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£ 70.12

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The Horse and Groom

PO18 9AX, Chichester, Horse and Groom, East Ashling

An 8-minute drive from Chichester, The Horse and Groom is a traditional village pub offering en suite rooms in a renovated 17th-century barn. There is free on-site parking and WiFi at this West Sussex inn,... read more

182 reviews 8.6
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£ 85.00

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East Pallant Bed & Breakfast

PO19 1TR, Chichester, 5 East Pallant

Located in Chichester, East Pallant offers stylish bed-and-breakfast accommodation with free WiFi access throughout and on-site private parking facilities free of charge. The B&B features a garden with a terrace, as well as a games... read more

178 reviews 9.6
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£ 48.00

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Woodstock Suites

PO18 0HU, Charlton, Woodstock House, North Lane, Charlton

Set 4.4 km from Goodwood Racecourse, Woodstock Suites offers accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. The units come with parquet floors and feature a fully equipped kitchenette with a microwave, a dining area,... read more

115 reviews 9.2
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£ 83.00

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Sunnyside

GU29 9QH, Midhurst, Cocking Causeway Sunnyside

Sunnyside offers limited dog-friendly accommodation in Midhurst. Free WiFi is available throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. All rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms feature a seating... read more

115 reviews 9.7
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£ 50.00

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Chichester Inn

PO19 1RP, Chichester, 38 West Street

Boasting a restaurant, a bar as well as a shared lounge, Chichester Inn is situated in Chichester, 1.2 km from Chichester Cathedral. The property is located 4.2 km from Goodwood Motor Circuit, 8 km from... read more

216 reviews 8.5
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£ 55.00

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Folly Hide

GU28 0LG, Petworth, Folly Lane

Located in Petworth in the West Sussex region, Folly Hide features a garden. The property is 21 km from Chichester, and complimentary private parking is featured. Guests at the apartment can enjoy a continental breakfast.... read more

94 reviews 9.6
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£ 90.00

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The Cricketers Arms

GU28 0LB, Petworth, High Street, Duncton, near Petworth

Set in Duncton, The Cricketers Arms features a garden, bar and free WiFi. The property has a restaurant. The rooms in the inn are fitted with a flat-screen TV. The private bathroom is equipped with... read more

57 reviews 9.6
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£ 95.00

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The Foresters Arms

GU28 0QA, Petworth, The Street Graffham

Situated in Petworth, The Foresters Arms has a restaurant, bar, garden, and free WiFi throughout the property. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge. The rooms in the inn are fitted with a... read more

12 reviews 8.7
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£ 65.00

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The Old School B&B

PO18 0NX, Chichester, The Old School, Coach Road Westhampnett

Located in Chichester, The Old School B&B offers accommodation with free WiFi and flat-screen TV, as well as a shared lounge and a garden. There is a private bathroom with shower in all units, along... read more

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£ 66.50

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Book the Cheapest Rooms close to Track


Goodwood is an area located in Chichester, West Sussex. It is a venue synonymous with sporting events and makes the ideal holiday destination for lovers of both motor sports and horse racing, as well as anyone looking for an idyllic place to stay overlooking the beautiful South Downs.

Glorious Goodwood festival offers five days of world class racing with visitors coming from around the world to experience the atmosphere and excitement and to rub shoulders with some of the best known owners, trainers and jockeys in the industry. Hotels in Chichester are within easy reach.

star Get the Cheapest Deals

time clockWhatever your reason for visiting the area, an important consideration is what accommodation best suits your needs. If you are visiting to attend one of the large sporting festivals then it is advisable to book as far in advance as possible. However, with the abundance of budget friendly hotel and b&b accommodation on offer, near Goodwood racecourse, you are sure to find something that suits your needs.

address of Circuit : The Goodwood Estate, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0PX, England, United Kingdom

address of Horseracing : Chichester, West Sussex PO18 0PS, United Kingdom

Where to Stay ?


hotelroomIf you are visiting for a romantic getaway or to attend the festivals with a loved one, there are various chain or independent hotels available. The rooms on offer can vary from anything from a luxuriously decadent honeymoon suite through to a basic standard room. Most of the hotels offer WIFI plus dinner and breakfast, although there may be a supplemental charge on top for any extras. A hotel near Goodwood racecourse provides you with a safe base to leave your belongings whilst you explore the Goodwood estate and enjoy the entertainment on offer.

If you are travelling to the area with a group as a stag or hen do, a group of friends on a mini-break, or with the family, a more cost effective option may be to book into a bed and breakfast or guest house. B&B’s can offer often basic accommodation, although there are more luxury rooms available if required. Breakfast is included as standard on B&B rooms and it can be a cheaper alternative to hotel rooms.

Alternatively, there are many guest houses in the area near Goodwood racecourse that can offer the use of everything from a single room in a family home through to hire of the entire building for the duration of your stay. This option can offer more privacy in addition to be guaranteed of your entire party being located together, plus it can work out much cheaper if you share the cost with everyone in your party.

A very popular hotel near Goodwood raceourse, located in the town of Chichester is 3 star The Ship Hotel. This three star property is located a few minutes walk from the Festival Theatre and the cathedral in town center.

Many hotels in Chichester and properties near Goodwood racecourse are within close proximity of golf courses, and offer free car parking or a health club. A popular hotel is the Chichester park hotel, offering free car parking. When staying in Chichester hotels, it’s a good idea to look for accommodation to the north of town, near North Street, for easy access to the circuit and motor races.

Travel – How to get to Races


Goodwood Racecourse and Circuit is located five miles north of Chichester off the A27 in West Sussex England.  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 Estate houses the racecourse, the motorsport circuit, Chichester/Goodwood Airport, Goodwood Park Hotel, and the annual Festival of Speed.

There are excellent transport links to the area with it being just 60 miles from London. There is a train station within walking distance of hotels and B&B’s that provides links to and from the capital, plus there is an extensive road network that connects it to major motorways. With the ease of transport to and from the area plus the wide range of accommodation on offer to suit a whole range of budgets, a trip to Goodwood can provide you with a great value and exciting place to stay.

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.

By Car

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 ?

The A27 is the nearest main road.

By Bus – Coach

Coach tickets are available to Chichester Bus Station from National Express Coaches.

By Plane

Southampton Airport is located 45 minutes from Goodwood. London’s international airports Gatwick (60 minutes), and Heathrow (90 minutes) are both within easy reach.

Facts


Name : Goodwood Circuit and Racecourse

Location : near Chichester, West Sussex

Tel : +44 01243 755000

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.