Champion Day

The famous roar as the tapes rise for the first race on Tuesday signals the moment when the 12 month wait is over and racing’s favourite fixture is back.

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Club

What does this include?

The Club Enclosure gives you the widest choice of viewing and refreshment options, including access to: wonderful views from our main grandstand viewing steps and lawn; the Paddock and Winners Enclosure viewing steps to study the horses pre and post-race; the centre of the course by the final fence (weather permitting); a wide choice of bars, betting and eating options; all the bookmakers in the betting ring; extensive totepool betting facilities; The Centaur and the Hall of Fame and a number of trade stands.

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Early bird prices for a limited time only

£65.00 pp

Tattersalls

What does this include?

The Tattersalls Enclosure gives you a good choice of viewing and refreshment options, including access to: our Tattersalls grandstand viewing steps; the Paddock and Winners Enclosure viewing steps to study the horses pre and post-race; a wide choice of bars, betting and eating options; all the bookmakers in the betting ring; extensive totepool betting facilities; The Centaur and Hall of Fame and a number of trade stands.

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Early bird prices for a limited time only

£35.00 pp

Best Mate

What does this include?

Directly opposite the main grandstand, the Best Mate Enclosure offers tremendous value with a great view of the racing, from a head on position.

The modern, bright grandstand, which was built in 2004 , offers a variety of food choices plus extensive betting facilities and bars.

It does not offer access to the Parade Ring. 

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Early bird prices for a limited time only

£22.00 pp

Tattersalls Saver

What does this include?

Tattersalls Enclosure Ticket & Racecard

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Advanced price available until 8th March

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Best Mate Saver

What does this include?

Best Mate Enclosure Ticket
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Racecard

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Advanced price available until 8th March

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Guinness Grandstand

What does this include?

Please note that the Guinness Grandstand will have a restricted view of the winning post and the final furlong. Please scroll down for further details. 

Entry tickets must be purchased in addition to a Guinness Grandstand seat. 

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Chez Roux at Cheltenham

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • Welcome reception
  • Canapès
  • Exquisite 4 course menu
  • Afternoon tea
  • Racing tipster to highlight top runners and riders

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Champions Walk Restaurant Package

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • Champagne reception
  • Charcuterie selection
  • 4 bowl taster menu
  • Cheese and afternoon tea table
  • Complimentary bar, including house wine, beers, spirits and soft drinks (excludes Champagne)

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Horseshoe Pavilion Restaurant Package

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • Champagne reception
  • 4 course á la carte lunch
  • Afternoon tea
  • Complimentary bar, including house wine, beers, spirits and soft drinks (excludes Champagne)

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The Festival Restaurant Package

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • 4 course á la carte lunch
  • Afternoon tea

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Gold Cup Restaurant Package

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • Champagne reception
  • Chef's table lunch with fine wine
  • Afternoon tea
  • Complimentary bar including fine wine, beers, spirits and soft drinks (excludes Champagne)
  • Racing tipster to highlight top runners and riders

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Moscow Flyer Restaurant Package

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • 2 course hot buffet
  • Light afternoon tea

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Final Fence Restaurant Package

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • Champagne reception
  • 4 course grand buffet
  • Afternoon tea
  • Complimentary bar, including house wine, beers, spirits and soft drinks (excludes Champagne)

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Panoramic Restaurant Package (Table of 4)

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • 5 course á la carte menu

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Exc. VAT

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Panoramic Restaurant Package (Table of 12)

What does this include?

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • 5 course á la carte menu

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Exc. VAT

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PRIVATE BOX PACKAGES NOT AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE ONLINE. TO PURCHASE PRIVATE BOX PACKAGES PLEASE CALL 01242 537 653

Long Run Box with Balcony (1st Floor)

What does this include?

Price based on a booking of 40 people (prices will vary dependent on the number of guests) with each box accommodating a minimum of 24 people. 

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • 4 course lunch
  • Afternoon tea
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Drinks are not included and will need to be pre-ordered in advance

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Long Run Box with Balcony (2nd Floor)

What does this include?

Price based on a booking of 40 people (prices will vary dependent on the number of guests) with each box accommodating a minimum of 24 people. 

  • Club admission ticket
  • Car parking (1 per 2 people)
  • Official Racecard
  • Morning coffee and biscuits
  • 4 course lunch
  • Afternoon tea
  • TV racing coverage
  • Tote betting service
  • Hospitality team to ensure the smooth running of your day
  • Drinks are not included and will need to be pre-ordered in advance

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Exc. VAT per person from

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Hi-Lux Chalet

What does this include?

Overlooking the paddock, adjacent to the Members’ Lawn and Guinness Grandstand, you will be able to watch the horses leave and victorious horses return to the parade ring from your chalet balcony. Each chalet accommodates up to 32 for lunch or more guests can be accommodated with buffet style occasional seating. It is a condition of booking that a minimum number of 20 Club enclosure tickets and catering packages are ordered.

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Event Details

Cheltenham Racecourse 15/03/2016 | 10:30 - 18:00

The first day of The Festival features the most important hurdle race of the season, the Stan James Champion Hurdle. This year we saw Faugheen win the race very impressively for Willie Mullins and Rich Ricci.

Six other cracking races and the unique first day atmosphere make this one of the sporting highlights of the year.

Please note that tickets for The Festival will not be dispatched until September.

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