Chester Racecourse


If you're looking for quality accommodation near Chester racecourse then the Gateway to Wales Hotel is the hotel for you!


Only 10 minutes away from the famous racecourse, Gateway to Wales Hotel presents the ideal base from which to enjoy the racing season.

Whether you’re looking for a great day out with family and friends, or entertaining clients and colleagues, Chester Racecourse can provide a day of fun, excitement and entertainment.


The racecourse is located in the heart of Chester just 5 miles from The Days Hotel and is easily accessible buy car, bus or taxi.


Race Days at Chester


The Dee Festival


The Dee Festival at Chester Racecourse features plenty of action and excitement toward the end of the race season allowing spectators to experience the thrill of the race within the picturesque countryside. This festival is held at both Chester and Bangor-on-Dee Racecourses.


Ladies Day


Style, glamour and excitement await you at Ladies Day at Chester Racecourse. Ladies Day, the second day of the May Festival brims with delicious catering, fine wines and a great service. A memorable experience filled with the excitement of racing, fashion and style.


Sunday Funday


One of the most popular racing events of the summer, Sunday Funday is great family fun. Packed with entertainment including stilt walkers, face painters, bouncy castles and donkey rides; the Funday is proving more popular each year.




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At a glance

  • Free, high speed Wi-Fi
  • Modern, comfortable bedrooms
  • Restaurant
  • Health club & swimming pool 
  • Free parking
  • Free room hire