Hotel near Newcastle Racecourse

Opened in 1882, Gosforth Park is home to the famous Northumberland Plate. The racecourse hosts a number of events, including exhibitions, conference, weddings and private parties and is one of the busiest racecourses in all of Britain. The Tapeta track serves as the world’s only floodlit, all-weather straight mile in the world.

Ideal for family get-togethers, friendly celebrations and corporate entertaining, Raceday Restaurant is one of the many areas on the racecourse where you can bring your guests along. Packages are available all year round, these include an admission ticket, 3-course carvery menu, reserved seating and a race day programme.

You can even join the social highlight of the year – taking place every July is the annual Newcastle Races! Other events also taking place are Northumberland Plate Festival and Gosforth Park Cup Night both taking place in June, Evening All-Weather Racing in August, and non-racing events such as Color Obstacle Rush UK.

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Maldron Hotel Newcastle

20 Minutes’ Drive

Maldron Hotel Newcastle is a newly built, 4-star hotel located right in the heart of Newcastle city centre, within walking distance to shops, restaurants and all main transport hubs. Due to its central location, state-of-the-art meeting facilities, air-conditioned rooms and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, our hotel is perfect for corporate stays, business meetings as well as leisurely or a girly weekend away. Guests also have the option to make use of our Grain & Grill bar and restaurant.

Book your accommodation in Newcastle just 6½ miles from Newcastle Racecourse, approximately 20 minutes’ drive. Public transport is available by buses 43, 44, 45 or trains 6, 10, 10A, 10B, 12A, 46, 47, X30, which will take you around 45 minutes.

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