The Berkshire Stand
Opened in 1992 by her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother…
The Berkshire Stand hosts a variety of exceptional events throughout the year. Perfect for small to medium events, this building has many versatile facilities including over 40 flexible breakout rooms, each with stunning views across the racecourse.
…because we are ‘more than just a racecourse.
Max Capacity: 500
The ground floor of the Berkshire Stand can be used as a venue for small exhibitions, product launches and large networking events with catering options. With almost 510m sq of event space, this room can be transformed to fit your event requirements.
Paddock View & Long Room
Max Capacity: 200
The first floor features the Paddock View and Long Room used for dining, refreshment breaks or smaller exhibitions. With picturesque views over the racecourse or parade ring and towering ceiling hieght, these dynamic spaces can be used in tandam to create a delightful imoression to any event.
Fred Winter & Mandarin Suites
Max Capacity: 100
Newly refurbished in 2019, both The Fred Winter and Mandarin Suites are located on the second floor of the Berkshire Stand and offer space for up to 100 delegates (theatre style) in a high end setting.
The Fred Winter will seat up to 80 while it’s Sister The Mandarin is often used as a smaller break out room or as the catering area, seating up to 40.
Max Capacity: 80
Lounge 303 is the perfect place for celebrating those special occasions or adding something different to any business meeting, boardroom or conference. It is a truly special space for the most senior level meetings, with a separate pre-function/break room leading to a large, bright area to comfortable accommodate a 25 VIP boardroom meeting.
The Berkshire Stand is home to our 42 syndicate rooms, all of which open in varying combinations to suit your numbers and style of meeting. The sizes of these rooms are very flexible for small and medium events, some boxes can open up allowing you to enlarge to bigger areas or sections can be closed to create intimate spaces.
The Lodge is Newbury Racecourse’s boutique hotel, which is home to 36 ensuite bedrooms each with individually designed décor.
Whether you are here on business or leisure you will find everything you need for an enjoyable stay.
This venue has so much to offer along with accommodation on-site… with ample space it has to offer indoor and out, it really can be transformed … it’s not just a racecourse.
We have had both large and small events at Newbury Racecourse and have found them to be flexible and customer-focused. Pre-event they have always been happy to work with us to ensure they fulfil our needs and during the events, they are happy to help wherever they can. We feel that Newbury Racecourse has given us very good service and are very likely to use them again in the future
How to get here
Newbury Racecourse is 50 miles west of London, adjacent to the M4 and a 15 minute drive from the M3:
Newbury Racecourse Train Station
We also benefit from having our own train station, where guests can take a train from London Paddington to Newbury Racecourse via Reading in just under 1 hour *.
*Information taken from www.thetrainline.com
Newbury Racecourse, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 7NZ
For sat navs use RG14 5AW