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County Stand at York Racecourse

York Racecourse is renowned as one of Europe's finest flat racecourses. A multi award-winner with exceptional on-site dining and hospitality facilities, York Racecourse hosts some of the UK's most iconic race meets including the annual August Ebor Festival, one of the oldest, fastest and certainly one of the most famous and fashionable races in the world.

With its classic Grade Listed buildings, outstanding Grandstands and beautifully presented lawns, York Racecourse is nothing less than first class, with a choice of formal and informal dining options, premier catering, conference and hospitality facilities all on-site.

See chart topping pop concerts and music weekend showcases here alongside premier race meets and choose from a range of racing packages to suit all budgets and tastes. York Racecourse is licensed for civil ceremonies and makes a unforgettable wedding venue with many suites boasting spectacular views across the course. Entertainment events at weekends include a popular comedy club and great tribute acts.

Getting There

York Racecourse is located within one mile of the city centre and the A64, making it an accessible course via road, bus and rail links. Rail travellers arriving at York Station can then swiftly connect with a frequent bus service (running every 10 minutes) to York Racecourse. Alternatively opt for a 5 minute taxi journey. Leeds Bradford Airport is under an hour (50 minutes) away.

Accommodation near York Racecourse

  • York   (1.5 miles from the centre of York Racecourse)
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    Newly refurbished central York Travelodge with discounted parking, 30 minutes of initial free Wi-Fi, early check in/ late check out & family rooms. Breakfast box. Pet friendly.
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  • York   (1.6 miles from the centre of York Racecourse)
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  • York   (0.8 miles from the centre of York Racecourse)
    Sleeps 36
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    Spacious city centre flats for groups & families. Each flat sleeps 2-12 but will combine into one unit for 12 to 36. Wheelchair access, late checkout & free WiFi. Read our reviews
     
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  • York   (2.0 miles from the centre of York Racecourse)
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    Family run 4 Star Awarded Guest House B&B in York City Centre. Offering a delightful choice of en-suite rooms. Private Parking. Close to all York attractions.
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  • York   (1.7 miles from the centre of York Racecourse)
    Sleeps 7
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    £400
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    Luxury apartments & holiday homes in York, all close to the city centre with stunning interiors and modern essentials. Many include parking. Ideal for leisure & business. Sleep 1-7
     
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