Get Your Heart Racing at Leopardstown

Sat 6th & Sun 7th February 2021
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DUBLIN RACING FESTIVAL

The first weekend of February at Leopardstown Racecourse, in the foothills of the Dublin Mountains, is THE place to be for the Dublin Racing Festival. Two fabulous days featuring truly excellent racing where international Trainers, Jockeys and Equine Superstars come to do battle for the premier Irish Jump Races of the season.
The Dublin Racing Festival features the best of everything and has something for everyone, exciting racing, fabulous fashion, first class hospitality and great entertainment. Do Not Miss It!

DUBLIN FESTIVAL RACES

The 2021 Dublin Racing Festival starts on Saturday 6th February with no less than 4 Grade 1 races including the BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle, Nathaniel Lacy Solicitors & Partners Novice Hurdle and Frank Ward Solicitors Novice Chase.
Sunday 7th February features yet 4 more Grade 1 races, The Unibet Irish Gold Cup, The Tattersalls Ireland Spring Juvenile Hurdle, The Flogas Novice Chase and The Deloitte Novice Hurdle. Two top quality days of racing that make up a perfect weekend close to Dublin City.

Race & Stay Packages

Race & Stay are the ONLY OFFICIAL travel partner for Leopardstown racecourse and our exclusive Race & Stay packages start from as little as €99 pp and include Hotels, Tickets, Hospitality, Transport and everything you need for a perfect racing break in one easy transaction. Whether you are on your own, a couple, with friends or are looking for a perfect company day out we have packages to suit all group sizes and budgets. If you do not see exactly what you want please do call or email us and we'll build a package to perfectly suit you.

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Booking with us is safe and easy: You can book over the phone, by email or online with just one small refundable deposit and YES it is ok to change your mind. You'll have up until 31 days before you arrive to confirm, change or cancel your booking with no penalties and receive a full refund. Start by selecting your choice of Hotel from the options below to view all Race & Stay packages.

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The 4* Westgrove Hotel & Spa

Clane, County Kildare

From Only €99 Per Guest

One of Ireland's quality 4* Hotels The Westgrove Hotel is located in Clane Town, less than 40 minutes travel time from Dublin City Centre & Airport and a comfortable 35 minutes from Leopardstown Racecourse. The Westgrove Hotel has excellent guest leisure facilities including a fabulous pool and an award winning spa. An ideal base for the Dublin Racing Festival and for touring the East of Ireland.
An excellent 4* property with a good reputation for efficient customer service and good food options. The guest rooms are a very spacious with comfortable beds and good guest amenities, and the Spa and Leisure facilities are fabulous. Our many guests like this hotel, it is always clean, with great size rooms in a perfect location within a short walk of of good shops, bars and restaurants. Apres racing nightlife can be at the Hotel with music on after racing each night, in Clane town a short stroll from the Hotel or in Naas Town which is only a short taxi ride away.

The 4* Glenroyal Hotel

Maynooth, County Kildare

From Only €99 Per Guest

One of Ireland's quality 4* Hotels The Glenroyal Hotel is located in Maynooth, less than 30 minutes travel time from Dublin City Centre & Airport and from Leopardstown Racecourse. The Glenroyal Hotel has excellent guest leisure facilities including a fabulous pool and leisure centre. An ideal base for Families, Groups and Couples alike and for touring the East of Ireland.
An excellent 4* property with a good reputation for food quality, customer service and leisure options. The guest rooms are a very spacious with comfortable beds and good guest amenities, and the Spa and Leisure facilities are fabulous. Our many guests like this hotel, especially the racing themed Arkle Bar, great service, bar food and a relaxed atmosphere make this the place to be after a hard day picking winners! Ideally located within a short walk of of good shops, bars and restaurants. Apres racing nightlife can be at the Hotel with music on after racing each night or in Maynooth Town which is only a short walk away.

The 4* Royal Marine Hotel

County Dublin

From Only €119 Per Guest

One of Ireland's best 4* Hotels, the Royal Marine Hotel is superbly located on Marine Road in the Dublin suburb or Dun Laoghaire, less than 20 minutes travel time from Dublin City Centre and Leopardstown Racecourse is only 15 minutes away. With the sea front a short stroll away this is THE PLACE to stay for The Dublin Racing Festival and for a top class Dublin racing break.
An excellent 4* property with a good reputation for friendly and efficient service and great food. The guest rooms are spacious, with comfortable bedding and excellent guest amenities in each room. The bars and restaurants have a wide variety of dining options and breakfast is to die for. The Spa and Leisure facilities are fabulous. Guests highly recommend this hotel, it is clean and comfortable, with great size rooms in a perfect location within a very short walk of the sea front, good shops, bars and restaurants. Apres Racing nightlife is a short walk to the may bars in the town or in Dublin City only a 20 minute Dart (Rail) or taxi ride away.

The 4* Clayton Hotel

Leopardstown, County Dublin

From Only €149 Per Guest

The Clayton Hotel at Leopardstown is a modern, informal hotel, ideally located just off the M50 and N11 on the N31 Leopardstown road. Less than 5 minutes from Leopardstown Racecourse, 20 minutes from Dublin City Centre and 35 minutes from Dublin Airport.

The Clayton Hotel offers free internet access and a fully equipped health centre with a mini-gym facility. The Brasserie restaurant and Bookmakers Bar, both have an excellent local reputation. The bright, open guest lounge has a south-facing sun deck overlooking the mountains and is a fab place for afternoon tea. Superior rooms are designed to maximise your comfort and include a 42” flat screen TV, complimentary WiFi, and a double and single Clayton signature bed. Executive rooms are stylish and chic and you can relax in luxury with added extras including bathrobe and slippers, bottled water, luxury individual toiletries, a king-sized Clayton signature bed and a daily newspaper. Each room also features a 42” flat screen TV, complimentary WiFi and a Nespresso coffee machine to help you wake up.

The 5* Marker Hotel

City Centre, Dublin

From Only €199 Per Guest

Located in the trendy docklands area of Dublin City centre, with its many bars and restaurants, only 60 minutes from Punchestown Racecourse and 20 minutes from Dublin Airport, the excellent 5* Marker Hotel is a perfect Dublin City base for those of you that want to combine sightseeing, shopping and more with one or two days at the races for your Leopardstown racing break.
The Marker is a leading hotel of the world and our guests love the luxury accommodations with probably the most comfortable beds and pillows in Ireland, high class guest service, excellent dining options and exceptional hotel leisure options to enjoy during your stay including an Award winning Spa, Fitness Studio and more. If you want to experience Dublin 5* at great value rates and have a day or two at the Dublin Racing Festival this is the ideal Hotel for you.

Dublin Racing Festival Hospitality

Pavilion Hospitality

From Only €110 Extra Per Guest

Join us on our Exclusive Race & Stay Tables on the ground floor of the fabulous Pavilion for the best National Hunt races of the season at Leopardstown.
On arrival you will be escorted to your table which has unparalleled views over the finishing straight from the floor to ceiling windows and our long private lawn, and escorted to your seat, which is yours for the day, where you will be served a delicious 3 course buffet lunch. The package also includes Race Cards for the guests. A full bar waiter service is available throughout the afternoon at additional cost.

1888 Restaurant Hospitality

From Only €150 Extra Per Guest

Join us in the fabulous Leopardstown 1888 Restaurant on the first level of the grandstand for the great racing over the weekend.
On arrival you will be escorted to The 1888 Restaurant which has fabulous views over the parade ring on one side and overlooking the finish line on the other, and escorted to your seat, which is yours for the day, where you will be served a delicious 4 course A la Carte lunch. The package also includes Race Cards for the guests. A full bar waiter service is available throughout the afternoon at additional cost.

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“What a great weekend, thank you - everything worked like clockwork. Airport transfers, racecourse transfers, tickets, hospitality, racing post! - We will definitely be back, do you have a listing of other popular meetings across Ireland out of interest. Good to meet you as well. Many thanks”

- Steve Harris -

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The Race & Stay Packages featured on our website are by no means conclusive. Call or Email us and we will build a package to perfectly suit you.

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