This internationally recognised town has plenty for you to see and do and makes a perfect base for exploring the surrounding area. So whether you are considering a day visit, a weekend or planning a much deserved week’s break, we invite you to browse our website for ideas and inspiration.
Enjoy a leisure break in Newmarket and escape the everyday here in the east of England. Discover the fabulous hotels, the delightful self catering cottages and traditional B&Bs. As the home of horseracing there are an amazing selection of exciting tours and unique experiences to create lasting memories. Beautiful countryside has attracted visitors for centuries, explore the country paths, discover the historic rural pubs, relax in space, peace and quiet. For a truly cultural experience whilst staying in Newmarket, take a day trip to the City of Cambridgejust 14 miles away, or a short trip to the Cathedral, the ancient Abbey and historic town of Bury St Edmunds which is also nearby. Discover Newmarket the ideal location for a short break and holiday.
Public guided tours of the National Stud re-open on 18th February and run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Priced at £15 per person or £35 for a family, dates are now available to book. Private tours also available.
Enjoy an indulgent afternoon tea with bubbles at the illustrious Jockey Club Rooms. Also included in the ticket price of £49 per person, is a guided tour where you can view the exquisite collection of sporting art and memorabilia within these wonderful historic settings. This is an experience not to miss!
Three days, 2 stages and 10 bands! Book your tickets now for this amazing music festival with something for everyone including children activities, street food, a wellness area, eco-stalls, drinks bar, neon disco, demos and storyteller.
Enjoy a very special experience at the July Race Course this summer by reserving your alfresco seat in the stylish Champions Lawn. With its own private facilities and superb trackside viewing along with a behind the scenes tour, this is a truly memorable experience.
As reported by our local sporting correspondence, Stephen Wallis:
Some of Newmarket’s leading trainers will be at The Severals on Sunday 10 July, not to keep a close eye on their thoroughbreds, but to play in a charity cricket match against a Newmarket XI at the local club’s home ground.
The first ever Cambridgeshire County Day, taking place on Thursday 23 June 2022 at the July Race Course, Newmarket, will showcase the very best from the Cambridgeshire business, charity, community and public sectors.
With the Cazoo Derby (Friday 3rd June and Saturday 4th June) forming part of the official celebrations for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Epsom Downs is delighted to be hosting a special interactive display on The Hill in recognition of Her Majesty’s passion for the thoroughbred.