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Cheltenham Hospitality

There’s no better racing venue than Cheltenham Racecourse for offering world-class, award-winning hospitality packages for each of the many events they have on offer throughout the racing season.

Between October and May, every year, Cheltenham Racecourse hosts 16 race days, and on each and every one of these race days there is a range of hospitality packages to choose from.

Hospitality options include restaurant packages at any of the eleven on-site restaurants Cheltenham have to offer, private box packages in The Orchard, and accommodation options with luxury transfers by land and air.

Each of these race days offers a unique, unrivalled race day experience. What better way to witness it all than from a choice of Cheltenham Racecourse’s admirable hospitality options?

Cheltenham Racecourse always finds a way to exceed expectations, so if the packages look good enough on paper, just wait until you physically experience them.

Hospitality Packages

There are many hospitality options to choose from for race days at Cheltenham Racecourse, suiting all types of budgets.

Some fans prefer the raw experience of standard entry and gathering in around the bars and bookies with a pint in hand. Others set aside a bigger budget for their favourite events and opt for anything between private balconies and helicopter transfers between the racecourse and their accommodation.

Hospitality packages include entry fees and offer elegant, charming, alternative ways to witness any one of Cheltenham’s bewitching events. Before you book your tickets, be sure to take a look at all the options to ensure you find the perfect package to suit your requirements.

Restaurant Packages

Restaurant packages at Cheltenham Racecourse offer a great value way of enjoying the racing while simultaneously keeping topped up on exquisite food and drink.

Restaurant hospitality packages at Cheltenham Racecourse offer a lunch to remember, with award-winning dishes crafted with local produce that is guaranteed to send you back out to the racecourse feeling satisfied.

Many of the restaurants and facilities at Cheltenham provide a view of the entire racecourse, so you’ll never miss a trot or gallop. If the restaurant doesn’t have an immediate view, it’s sure to be situated only a very short walk away from the Grandstand and the Parade Ring.

Whether you prefer Michelin-star fine dining or a simple a-la-carte down at Cheltenham Racecourse’s very own pub, there’s a restaurant package for you.

All special dietary requirements are catered for, simply call in advance or note it on your booking.

There are 11 restaurants to choose from, each with its own unique theme and atmosphere. Here are 5 of the favourites:

Champions Walk Restaurant – situated opposite the Horsewalk, between the paddock and the racecourse, you’re treated to perfect views of the Parade Ring.


Gold Cup and Festival Restaurants – available every single race day, enjoy a three-course meal with quick and easy access to the Grandstand and Parade Ring.


The Horseshoe Pavillion – a traditional favourite within The Village that offers an affordable, comfortable way to base yourself for the day


National Hunt Restaurant – enjoy fantastic food and drink with a Grandstand view and a balcony overlooking the Parade Ring.

The Panoramic Restaurant – located on the fifth level of the Grandstand, this magical experience involves enjoying your meal with a perfect, panoramic view of the entire course, overlooking the Winning Post.

Private Boxes

Private box hospitality suites at Cheltenham Racecourse are as luxurious as you can imagine, with a number of perks included to make your day perfect.

Whether it’s a birthday, an anniversary, an alternative special occasion, or you just fancy treating yourself or somebody else, there’s no better way to celebrate than with your own private box at Cheltenham Racecourse.

Private boxes have a complete, perfect view of the course from your very own private balcony, so you can see the horses approach the final furlong and race past the final post from the comfort of your own personal space.

Boxes are intended to accommodate a minimum of 10 guests. The more guests, the greater the value of the private box hire, so gather your family and friends and head on down to your very own private box for any event at the Cheltenham Racecourse.

Room With a View

The “Room With a View” Package offered by Cheltenham Racecourse is a one-of-a-kind, luxury accommodation and travel opportunity that ensures you have an impeccable experience at any of Cheltenham’s racing event days.

This incredible package involves checking in at your choice of carefully selected local luxury hotels then jumping onboard a Jockey Club Air Agusta AW109 Twin-Engine helicopter to be whisked away over the Cotswolds for a spectacular view of the areas, before being delivered to Cheltenham Racecourse, landing fees included.

Once you’ve landed, you’ll be transported to your chosen hospitality restaurant in a Bentley.

When the racing is complete and it’s time to head back to your hotel, you’ll hop back in the Bentley and head back to your helicopter. The Jockey Club Air Agusta AW109 Twin-Engine helicopter will then fly you back to your hotel in time for a great night’s rest. In the morning, you’ll be served a full English breakfast before continuing your day.

The Orchard Pods

Delicately poised within The Club Enclosure, Cheltenham Racecourse brings to you The Orchard Pods, which offer a truly unique experience when visiting the racecourse on any event day.

For the entirety of your day at the races, you and your party can relax within the unrivalled atmosphere of the luxurious private pods featuring it’s very own private balcony.

There are many extravagant brands on offer to enjoy as you watch the races, including Nyetimber, Houghton Jack, Grant Burge and Glenfarclas. So sit back, sip away, and enjoy the races accompanied by live music from the guest DJ.

The Orchard Pods’ price includes entry fees and starts from £7,600 per Pod. Round up 20 guests for your party and you’re looking at a very affordable luxury option for your day at the races.

Cheltenham Races TEst

With the Cheltenham Festival just around the corner, it’s time to get back into the spirit of this grand occasion, and for that, you’ve come to the right place.

With the offset commencing on Tuesday 16th March featuring The Unibet Champion Hurdle, you could be right there experiencing it all up until the final few races trickle through following The Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday 19th March.

Cheltenham Racecourse hosts the most anticipated event of the racing calendar where punters and racing enthusiasts can experience this exciting event from a number of perspectives, whatever the weather.

Four days of extraordinary racing offers a prize pool of over £4.5 million to the hopeful participants, with passion and emotion tantalising the senses of all in attendance.

Kissing the beautiful Cotswold countryside, Cheltenham Racecourse was voted the greatest racecourse in the world by The Racing Post in 2019. Each of the three magnificent Cheltenham Racecourse enclosures gives you a stunning view of the alluring surroundings.

The Cheltenham Festival offers world-class hospitality available to suit a wide range of budgets, so, if you wish, you could step up the quality of your experience to ensure you make the absolute best of this fascinating horseracing occasion.

Besides the racing, you can visit the shopping village featuring approximately 70 bespoke, carefully selected vendors for a mixture of essentials and luxuries. You can also indulge yourself at the bars and listen to live music all throughout the Cheltenham racing calendar.

Betting Tips

If you’re looking for the most diligently researched professional betting tips for the Cheltenham Festival 2021 races, our team of competent, experienced tipsters will provide all the fruitful information you need to make the most lucrative betting decisions possible.

The in-depth information we offer on favourites, horses to look out for, trainers, jockeys and more can mean it won’t just be the horses, trainers and jockeys getting Cheltenham results.

Tickets

Whether you have attended this enthralling event before and you’re looking for your annual fix, or you’ve been intrigued by the captivating aura that surrounds these races inducing the desire to make your Festival debut, you can find all the information you need on Cheltenham tickets right here.

Standard entry tickets are very affordable and there is a range of package options to suit your exact needs, so whatever your budget, The Cheltenham Festival 2021 will be the place to be this March.

Festival Guide

Any information you’re looking for on the festival including dates for the diary, the racecourse, the horse trainers, the jockeys, festival history, where to eat, where to stay and how to get there can be found right here at cheltenham.co.uk.

Race Calendar

The Cheltenham Festival 2021 features a variety of 28 breathtaking races, with 7 per day over the course of the four-day festival. Our race calendar makes it very easy to keep track of exactly what is going on and when.

The highlight of day one will be the Unibet Champion Hurdle with a prize pool of £450,000. Day two sees the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase take place where records continue to be broken.

Day three presents The Ryanair Chase and The Paddy Power Stayers’ Hurdle race, both in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Then Finally, Friday hosts the grand finale in the form of The Cheltenham Gold Cup.

The full Cheltenham race schedule is available right here, from the Tuesday 10:30 gate opening to the Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle final race at 5:30 pm on Friday.

Hospitality

The beauty of the Cheltenham races is the sheer quantity of options when it comes to how you want to experience it.

If you head down to The Festival simply to view the races and absorb the exciting atmosphere you don’t need to break the bank. If you’ve set a higher budget for this pulsating occasion, you can get plenty for the money you want to spend.

You can choose from any of the 11 onsite restaurants for your evening meal, with a variety of restaurant types from The Horse & Groom Pub to the Champions Walk restaurant, you can choose the atmosphere that’s served alongside your meal.

Those with a higher budget and more cash to splash will be delighted by the range of luxury experience options, including viewing boxes with private bars, Room With a View packages complete with Bentley and helicopter transfers, and the luxurious Orchard Pods suitable for up to 20 guests with a private balcony.

Free bets

Free bets are a fantastic opportunity to step up the thrill of the races with a chance to recoup some of your festival expenditures, increase your spending money, or even strike it lucky and walk away from your exhilarating day with a smug smile.

Free bets work just like real bets except there is no risk involved. You can place a stake on your favourite horse and if it wins, so do you. Real cash.

The Cheltenham Festival is amongst the busiest periods of the year for bookmakers and betting sites, so they always come up with some incredibly tempting sign-up offers and free bets to lure you in. The high competition between the bookies is good news for you, as they compete to offer the most generous free bet deals.

We scour the web for all the best betting deals – including free bets – and provide you with a one-stop-shop to accumulate your free bet funds, meaning less time searching and more time sitting and sipping.

Odds

It’s thanks to the high competition between bookmakers that you can get such fantastic prices on the horses. Odds are competitive, so very high profits are possible.

We’ll make sure you have access to all the best odds from all the best betting sites, so you can experience how profitable the Cheltenham races can truly be.

Track all the odds as the Festival approaches ever closer so you know exactly who to look out for and back when the big week finally arrives.