|Hotels:||Holiday Inn Express London-Epsom Downs|
|Rates:||$152.00 - $167.00|
Epsom Downs Racecourse Review
Epsom Downs Racecourse is located near Epsom, Surrey, in England. This is the home to the well known Derby Stakes, sometimes known as the Epsom Derby. It is also the home of the Oaks Stakes (Epsom Oaks) and the Coronation Cup. All three races are Group 1 and run over the same mile and a half (2400m) course.
The first recorded race at Epsom Downs occurred in 1661 but there is written evidence to suggest a starting date of at least as early as 1625. Today the course can see attendance of as many 120,000 for a meet.
A hotel is on grounds including 120 stylish en suite bedrooms and a modern purpose built meeting room.
Various festivals and events including top name concerts are held at Epsom Downs every year.
The venue hosts 11 horse racing events from April through September including the Investec Derby Festival. The property has two restaurants, various permanent and temporary food stands, and six bars.
Gaming at Epsom Downs Racecourse
11 fixtures are presented throughout the spring and summer at Epsom Downs racecourse. There are totepool betting points throughout the racecourse. You can also find bookies in front of the grandstand or by the rails. Various betting shops are spread throughout the grounds accepting bets on races at Epsom and elsewhere.
Casino games available
Dining & Restaurants
- Serving: Cafe/Variety, English/British
Tattenhams opened in 2014 at Epsom Downs and offers a relaxing and informal dining venue with views of the surrounding area and finishing straight. Each race day offers a different menu and various buffet stations are available, all offering fresh chef-made delights.
- Price range: Average
The Blue Riband Restaurant
- Serving: International, English/British
The The Blue Riband Restaurant is conveniently located on the first floor of the Queen’s Stand offering a fine dining experience at the Epsom Racecourse. enjoy unprecedented access to the balcony overlooking the finish line and the winners zone along or a private balcony offering unique views of the parade ring and beyond.
- Price range: Upscale
- Attire: Formal
Epsom Downs Racecourse Hotels
Holiday Inn Express London-Epsom Downs
Address: Downs Lodge, Woodcote Park, Langley Vale Rd, Epsom, Surrey KT18 5NN, UK
Phone: 01372 726 311
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