Hamilton Park Racecourse
Experience the excitement, speed and glamorous atmosphere that a raceday at Hamilton Park offers.
Set in some of the most idyllic grounds in British horseracing, Hamilton Park's beautifully refurbished hospitality areas offer uninterrupted views of the action. Visitors can choose between the electric, social atmosphere of Duke’s Restaurant and the intimacy of the luxurious Private Boxes. Whichever you choose the team of award winning chefs will create your food using the finest local, seasonal ingredients whilst you sit back and enjoy entertaining your guests.
Hamilton Park Racecourse's fixture list is designed to offer something for everyone with a range of afternoon and evening meetings, where style, exhilaration and thrills combine both on and off the track to create an experience like no other.
Weddings at Hamilton Park Racecourse are made extra special with the team of award winning chefs who will prepare you a wedding meal from the finest Scottish ingredients, locally sourced and freshly made just for you. Hamilton Park's permanent marquees offer a stunning outdoor setting for both you and your guests. Whether you choose to say your vows outside our picturesque Weighing Room Gardens or inside one of our beautiful marquees, we are sure to make your special day a dream come true.
With 19 function suites to choose from, including two permanent marquees and over 20 acres of outdoor space, Hamilton Park is also the venue of choice for any type of event. Whether you are organising a conference, private party or corporate team building day, we guarantee first class service from your initial enquiry right through to your event taking place.
Our highly experienced and dedicated events team are here to assist with every element of your planning and our friendly and flexible approach allows you to create the perfect event to suit your specific requirements.
Conferences/Meeting Rooms – Facilities
The Duke’s Restaurant is situated on level one of the main grandstand, with floor to ceiling glass windows you’ll be treated to spectacular views over the track that brings the racing action to your table. The flexibility of this suite makes it perfect for conferences or seminars requiring breakout areas, or private events looking to entertain guests in comfort and style. Car parking is situated directly to the front of this suite.
The Panorama Suite is situated on level one of the main grandstand, adjacent to the Duke’s Restaurant. The stylish bar boasts wonderful views of the final furlong of the track and our manicured lawns surrounding the Parade Ring and Weighing Room. This is perfect for private events, with car parking situated directly to the front of the suite and private access.
The upmarket bar and eatery on the ground floor of our impressive grandstand has been extensively upgraded and offers a versatile space for any occasion. With breath-taking views over the Paddock Lawns, this suite is perfect for exhibition’s and presentations.
For a truly luxurious experience, our 13 Private Boxes offer your own private space with unrivalled views of the race track from the balcony. The Private Boxes have been upgraded in 2018 with luxurious fixtures and fittings to reflect our game-changing refurbishment programme in 2017. All situated on level 2 of the grandstand, these suites are perfect as breakout rooms or for smaller meetings. Lift access is available to the boxes.
There are two large and bright permanent marquees onsite, The Parade Ring and Club Lawn, that can be used for a variety of events. Each marquee is carpeted and heated throughout, allowing guests to enjoy a unique location with unrivalled views in comfort and style.
Parade Ring Marquee:
This idyllic marquee is positioned alongside the Parade Ring and Winners Enclosure, overlooking our beautifully manicured lawns and gardens. Recently refurbished in the Parade Ring Marquee is the perfect setting for any event.
Club Lawn Marquee:
Situated beside the finishing line, the Club Lawn Marquee is uniquely positioned boasting excellent views over the racecourse.
Red’s Wine bar:
Named after the legendary race horse, Red Cadeaux, Red’s Wine Bar is our newly-furbished Champagne Bar. Designed to reflect the silks of his owner, the stylish bar displays photographs and facts from key moments in his career.
Please call for details on capacities.
Just 15 miles from Glasgow City Centre or 40 miles from Edinburgh, Hamilton Park is easy to reach thanks to excellent access from the M8 and M74 motorways. Direct trains are available from Glasgow Central whilst trains from Edinburgh Waverley service Motherwell with onward connections to Hamilton.
By Car, from the West: M74 leave at junction 5, at the roundabout take the Hamilton exit and follow brown signs for Hamilton Park Racecourse.
By Car, from the East: M8/A8 leave at Bellshill/East Kilbride exit A725. Follow signs to M74. At the roundabout (junction 5 of the M74) take the Hamilton exit and follow brown signs for Hamilton Park Racecourse.
By Plane: Hamilton Park is easily accessed from three airports with Glasgow International and Prestwick based in the West and Edinburgh Airport in the East.
By Bus: The 255 bus service from Glasgow Buchanan Street runs approximately every 10 minutes. This service also runs from Hamilton Bus Station and drops on Bothwell Road.
Tel: 01698 283806
Location: Bothwell Road Hamilton ML3 0DW