Get Your Heart Racing at the Punchestown Winter Festival

Sat 14th & Sun 15th November 2020
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PUNCHESTOWN WINTER FESTIVAL

Now a social and racing highlight at Punchestown Racecourse, in the countryside of County Kildare only 25 miles from Dublin City, is THE place to be for the Winter Racing Festival. Two fabulous days featuring excellent racing where many trainers enter top class National Hunt horses as Cheltenham and Punchestown Festival potentials.
The Punchestown Winter Festival features the best of everything and has something for everyone, exciting racing, fabulous fashion, first class hospitality and great entertainment.

WINTER FESTIVAL RACES

The 2020 Punchestown Winter Racing Festival starts on Saturday 14th November and features the first grade 1 of the Punchestown season and its a big one. The Unibet Morgiana Hurdle is the key indicator for champion hurdles at the spring festival.
Sunday 15th November Day 2 of the Punchestown Winter Festival features The Grade 2 Liam and Valerie Brennan Memorial Flordia Pearl Novice Chase and other listed races. Do not miss these two fabulous days of high quality racing in the horse county of Kildare.

Race & Stay Packages

Race & Stay are the ONLY OFFICIAL travel partner for Punchestown 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.

Book with Confidence

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 8 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 to view all of our great value Race & Stay packages.

The 4* Westgrove Hotel & Spa

Clane, County Kildare

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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 20 minutes from Punchestown Racecourse. The Westgrove Hotel has excellent guest leisure facilities including a fabulous pool and an award winning spa. An ideal base for the Punchestown Winter 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

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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 Punchestown 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.

The 4* Osprey Hotel

Naas Town, County Kildare

From Only €159 Per Guest

Ideally located in Naas town, the social hub of the Punchestown Festival and only 15 minutes from Punchestown Racecourse, 40 minutes from Dublin City and Airport.
The excellent 4* Osprey Hotel is a perfect town base for your Punchestown racing break, lots of special entertainment and dining options for Punchestown Week with shuttle transport each day to and from Punchestown from the doorstep. Excellent guest facilities, food, service and bedroom comfort are the features of this fabulous property. The Osprey affords our guests with luxury accommodations with exclusive Punchestown extras and excellent resort leisure options to enjoy during your stay including an Award winning Spa and Fitness Studio. The Osprey is THE hotel for those of you that want to have the whole Punchestown experience, with associated nightlife. The bar is a lively and fun place to be Apres racing with many owners, trainers and jockeys popping in or staying at The Hotel.

The 4* Killashee Hotel

Naas, County Kildare

From Only €159 Per Guest

Located in the countryside just outside of Naas town, the hub of the Punchestown Festival, only 15 minutes from Punchestown Racecourse and 40 minutes from Dublin City and Airport, the excellent 4* Killashee Hotel is a perfect country base for your Punchestown racing break. Excellent guest facilities, food, service and bedroom comfort are the features of this fabulous property.
Killashee affords our guests with luxury accommodations with exclusive Punchestown extras, music in the bar after racing each night, special dining options and more. The Leisure options are also yours to enjoy during your stay including an Award winning Spa and Fitness Studio with pool. Apres Racing nightlife can be in the bar or a short taxi ride away in to Naas town. A fabulous hotel with a great Punchestown vibe.

Winter Festival Hospitality

VIP Private Suite Hospitality

Upgrade From Gold or Platinum Packages For Only €75 Per Guest

NOTE: You can Buy this Package without Hotel for only €160 per guest

Join us in our Exclusive Race & Stay Private Suite on the top level of the Punchestown grandstand for the Punchestown Winter Festival
On arrival you will be escorted to our air conditioned suite which has unparalleled views over the finishing straight and escorted to your seat, which is yours for the day. You will be served a delicious 3 course gourmet lunch and a mini Afternoon tea with complimentary House wines, Sprits, Beers and Soft drinks included in your package. This is THE way to enjoy what promises to be two fabulous days racing at Punchestown.


Trackside Restaurant Hospitality

Upgrade Your Silver Package From Only €100 Per Guest

NOTE: our Gold & Platinum Packages all INCLUDE this Hospitality

Join us in the fabulous Panoramic Restaurant on the first level of the grandstand.
On arrival you will be escorted to The Trackside Restaurant which has fabulous views over the finishing straight and escorted to your seat, which is yours for the day, where you will be served a delicious 4 course 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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