More than 300 years of racing at Warwick Racecourse

While many racecourses across the England have a rich history, only a handful can rival the heritage of the Warwick track. Racing on the site has been traced back to 1694, with the course formally opening its doors in 1707. The National Hunt racecourse hosts a number of fixtures across the year and is also a renowned local venue for events from weddings to corporate meetings and trade shows.

Explore the area's stunning castles

History is something that you can't get away from when you visit Warwick and the surrounding area. Warwick Castle's roots go all the way back to 914 and the site is home to a range of attractions to keep the whole family entertained, including the Horrible Histories Maze. Another must-see location is Kenilworth Castle, an English Heritage site which boasts impressive ruins and a Norman keep which dates back to 1120.

Take your pick of top golf courses

Whatever your reason for visiting Warwick Racecourse, if you love golf you will be in for a treat in the local area. The region is home to a number of first-class clubs, with The Warwickshire offering visitors the choice of its stunning woodland-based Earls Course or the American-style test of the Kings Course. Planning a trip to Warwick Racecourse? Travelodge The Regent Leamington Spa Hotel is only a 14-minute drive away, while Travelodge Coventry Binley Hotel also offers rooms at great value rates.