Great racing in any weather at Southwell Racecourse
Located between Nottingham and Lincoln and close to the A46, Southwell Racecourse has hosted top sporting action since 1850 and is one of only a handful of tracks in the UK to boast all-weather facilities. There is much more to Southwell than just racing however, as the site's Minster Suite is ideal for both corporate seminars and wedding receptions.
Discover history and exhibitions in Newark
The racecourse is only a short drive away from Newark, so visitors have an ideal chance to visit the town's stunning castle and gardens which are thought to date back to the 12th century. The 120-acre Newark Showground is also well worth heading to, with the event and exhibition space hosting a range of different events throughout the year from antiques fairs to dog shows. Aviation enthusiasts are sure to love the Newark Air Museum and its array of aircraft too.
Culture and more in Lincoln
Visitors to the area who are seeking a bit more history and heritage could do a lot worse than heading up to Lincoln, with the city's famous cathedral and castle being sights which simply cannot be missed. There is much more to the city though, with it boasting an arts scene which takes in exhibitions at the Usher Gallery and great live music and comedy at The Engine Shed. Looking for a cheap hotel Near to Southwell Racecourse? Both Travelodge Newark North Muskham Hotel and Travelodge Lincoln Thorpe on the Hill Hotel offer great value accommodation in the local area.