Cork Racecourse is situated on the banks of the River Blackwater in Mallow County Cork, and is home to some of the best horse racing in Ireland. Horse racing at Cork is a mix of quality jump and flat racing with mixed cards taking precedence in Summer. While in the Winter it is all jumps. Are you are an occasional race-goer or is horse racing your passion? If you answer yes to either question, the venue provides all the facilities to enjoy the excitement and spectacle of a day at the races. At Cork Racecourse Mallow, they want you to enjoy your day to the full and feel part of the fun, excitement, colour and ‘craic’ that is horse racing in Ireland.
Refreshment Facilities at Cork Race Course
There are 5 public bars in the racecourse. There are three in the Grand Stand and two in the Pavilion Stand. There is also a carvery restaurant, a hot roast beef and snack stand and a fast food restaurant.
The main restaurant is situated on the top floor of the impressive 3-storey Grandstand overlooking the track and winning post. With an extensive menu, full bar and Tote facilities it can cater for groups of 2 to 300. The Grandstand also has 6 corporate hospitality suites, each of which has its own balcony overlooking the racetrack and winning post. These can cater for 15-25 people and are equipped with CCTV, bar and Tote facilities.
The Pavilion Stand, offers the ideal location for a corporate day out. It can seat up to 200 people in very sumptuous surroundings with a viewing balcony offering unrivalled views of the racetrack, betting ring and parade ring. Downstairs contains a state of the art Paddy Power Betting Shop along with fast food and bar facilities, making facilities for the everyday punter as comfortable as possible.
Cork is a wheelchair friendly course. It offers comfortable access to all areas for people with walking disabilities plus a designated disabled viewing area on the rails.
Cost of Entry to the best horse racing in Ireland
Children u14: Free of charge
Accommodation near Cork Race Course
Discovering Cork offers an excellent choice of accommodation from 3 -5 hotels both in the area and in Cork City which is just a 30 minute drive. We also arrange coach and private chauffeur transfers to and from the course. So if you would like us to create a package for you please do not hesitate to contact us.
Visit www.corkracecourse.ie for further details.
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