Royal Windsor Racecourse
Berkshire SL4 5JJ
Flat Race meetings are held at Royal Windsor Racecourse some 26 times a year from April to October. The Racecourse is owned by Her Majesty, the Queen.
Regular Monday evening fixtures and theme nights are held in the summer and attract large and enthusiastic crowds. Families are well catered for with specific Family Fun Days in addition to normal meetings.
To make the day even more enjoyable, visitors can take a boat from Windsor Bridge direct to the races (and return).
There are three excellent race viewing areas:
- The Club Enclosure
- The Grandstand Enclosure
- The Silver Ring Enclosure
Restaurants, Food & Drink
Each enclosure has a selection of restaurant and bar facilities. In the Silver Ring Enclosure, patrons are allowed to bring their own picnic. Please refer to the official racecourse website (below) for details of each enclosure and for dress, picnic etc codes.
Plan Your Visit
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Admission Costs and Admission Information
Tickets can either be purchased on the race day or online.
There is a dress code requirement in the Club Enclosure.
Contact & Further Information
+44 (0)1753 498 400
- By River Boat
The visitor can go direct to the races by boat, boarding the French Brothers boats downstream of Windsor Bridge, very close to the Windsor and Eton Riverside railway station.
The boats connect to incoming trains from Waterloo, London. For race patrons arriving at the Windsor Central Station (on the Paddington London/ Slough service) there is a short 5 minute walk down the Thames Street hill to the same river departure point.
Go to Web: French Brothers River Transport
Or telephone French Brothers Tel: +44 (0)01753 851 900
- By Walking or Taxi from Windsor
The course is a 20 minute walk upstream from Windsor & Eton Central railway Station to Clewer Village. An easier way is by Taxi Cab from the taxi rank in Thames Street near the Castle.
- By Car
Using a Sat Nav: If you enter the Racecourse address postcode into a Sat Nav it will take you to Mill Lane which is incorrect; the entrance to the racecourse is on Maidenhead Road. Please use the postcode SL4 5EZ
For detailed instruction on how to get to the Racecourse go to Web: Windsor Racecourse/ Getting There
Google Maps - Royal Windsor Racecourse