Discover Exeter Racecourse
Just over 10 minutes drive from the city of Exeter, Exeter Racecourse, known as 'Haldon' to the locals thanks to its location atop Haldon Hills, is a renowned National Hunt track and conference venue. With special events like Ladies' Day and Childrens' Day, it's perfect for families, too. Nearby, the Ley Arms is a 12th-century country inn that's filled with character and serves up local pub grub.
Experience Exeter's history
The city of Exeter is filled with history. Start your day at the renowned cathedral, founded Nearly a thousand a years ago and housing the longest uninterruped vaulted ceiling in England. Rougemont Castle was built during the Norman conquest, and you can still spot its ruined gatehouse Near Rougemont Gardens, now a pretty city park. The fantastic Royal Albert Memorial Museum holds a fascinating zoology and fine art collection, and one of the most important textile collections outside London.
Just 20 minutes drive from Exeter Racecourse, Dartmoor National Park is a magnet for walkers and nature lovers thanks to its 954 square kilometres of lush green space. Thrill seekers can also enjoy rock-climbing, mountain-biking and watersports. Kids will love exploring the moors on horseback.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near Exeter Racecourse? Travelodge Exeter M5 Hotel is close by, or Travelodge Torquay Hotel is a short drive south.