Bath Racecourse

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Bath Racecourse




  • Horse Racing in Bath
  • Fine Dining in Royal Cresent Restaurant
  • Enjoy the Races From a Private Balcony
  • Bars on Ground and First Floor
  • Dates From March Through to October
There are few places that can boast a glamourous hen party like Bath Racecourse can! As a venue located just two miles outside Bath City centre, you and your girls are guaranteed to have a fun and relaxing day. So get glammed, don your extravagant hats and enjoy VIP treatment at the races!

When at Bath Racecourse, experience racing in the luxurious Royal Cresent Restaurant, which looks directly over the finishing line. You and your girls can enjoy an evening of fine dining here or in the Roof Garden, which looks far out over the wider city of Bath. 

After enjoying a drink or two in one of the Racecourse's bars, you can head out to the brand new Langridge Stand, giving you an authentic experience of a day at the races. Watch the jockeys race by and take in the atmosphere as you celebrate the occasion in style.


2018 Fixtures:

Wednesday 4th July - Summer Evening Racing
Wednesday 11th July - Summer Evening Racing
Tuesday 17th July - Summer Afternoon Racing
Wednesday 25th July - Summer Afternoon Racing

Friday 3rd August - Cider Festival
Wednesday 8th August - Summer Afternoon Racing
Saturday 18th August - Ladies Twilight
Wednesday 22nd August - Summer Afternoon Racing
Tuesday 28th August - Summer Evening Racing

Wednesday 5th Sept - Autumn Afternoon Racing
Saturday 15th Sept - Bath Cup Festival
Sunday 16th Sept - Bath Cup Festival

Monday 1st October - Autumn Afternoon Racing
Wednesday 17th October - Autumn Afternoon Racing

Food and Drink

There are a range of bars at Bath racecourse, namely the Ground floor Beckford Bar and the Traditional Pub Style Castle & Bell. You can enjoy a glass of wine or bubbly here before heading out trackside.

As for fine dining here, the Royal Crescent Restaurant is the perfect place to combine sumptuous cuisine with thrilling racing. Your table will be reserved for the entire race meeting with a balcony overlooking the track, making it the ideal way to spectate a day at the races.

Alternatively, the Roof Garden is the perfect alfresco experience, as you can get spectacular views of the wider reaching city of Bath. This exclusive area has a limited capacity and requires a smart dress code, featuring a dedicated bar that serves a premium range of drinks. This top of the range garden provides guests with amazing food, as the chef prepares food from scratch at the grill, serving up a range of burgers including steak, halloumi, jerk chicken and smoked pork.


Conveniently located two miles north of the city centre, Bath Racecourse is just six miles south of Junction 18 of the M4 Motorway and is well sign-posted from all major routes to its location on Lansdown Hill.

The Bath Racecourse Shuttle Bus costs £4 for a single journey and £5 for a return ticket. The bus picks up from Manvers Street (Stop Bf) outside Bath Spa train station.

Alternatively, you can also travel to the racecourse by train. You can reach Bath Racecourse from both the main London Paddington and South Wales lines. There are also regular connections from Bristol, Cardiff and Birmingham.

Terms and Conditions

 - £1 discount on tickets for groups of 10+. Call the team on 01225 424609 to avail of this discount.