The traditional highlight of the season on the Knavesmire commences on Wednesday 23rd August. The four day festival treats racegoers to some of York’s oldest, fastest, richest and most famous races and ticket holders will be able to witness the very best make their place in racing history. That being said Racing Breaks are delighted to offer this great experience which offers a one night stay at York Marriott Hotel and Grandstand and Paddock tickets to Darley Yorkshire Oaks & Ladies Day.
Your Package includes
- One Nights' Accommodation at the Marriott Hotel York
- Breakfast on the Friday Morning
- Grandstand and Paddock Enclosure Tickets for Thursday
- Add an extra nights accommodation
- Upgrade ticket to County Stand +£25 per person
About the Hotel
This upscale spa hotel, set overlooking York Racecourse, is 1.4 miles from York Castle and 1.5 miles from York Minster, a Gothic cathedral. The modern rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and desks. They also come with tea and coffeemaking facilities, and some add balconies with racecourse views. Upgraded rooms add iPod docks, and suites provide sitting areas. The hotel has a casual bar and grill with seasonal terrace seating, as well as a heated indoor pool, a sauna and a spa with beauty treatments (fee). There's also a fitness centre and a tennis court.
About the Enclosures
Grandstand & Paddock
The largest enclosure at York, guests admitting into the Grandstand & Paddock can come casually dressed. The area offers a host of bars found in the Knavesmire Stand, many with breathtaking views across the track and seated viewing areas. The Bustardthorpe Lawns also provide fantastic trackside viewing, and is popular for spectators wishing to enjoy York’s good food to go. Access to both the main betting ring and the parade ring are easily accessible from the front of the stands.
The County Stand is the premier enclosure at York. Guests will gain access to the award winning Ebor Stand, Listed Gimcrack Stand and Champagne Terrace. A selection of bars and viewing areas can be found on the ground and fifth floor, whilst the ground floor boasts the delightful Ebor Bistro - these are all open to County Stand Badgeholders.
Guests will receive easy access to both the Parade Ring and Winner's Enclosure, and will also be able to see the triumphant horses first hand, with unsurpassed views from the Winning Post.