Cheltenham Festival - Race Week Cheltenham highlights

Your guide to Cheltenham Festival 2023

  1. The Nook on Five Race Week

    The Cheltenham Festival is galloping towards us. Our guide features the best Race Week breakfasts and places to wine, dine and party after a day at the races.

  2. Highlights Cheltenham Festival 2022

    Photo highlights, featuring all four days of The Cheltenham Festival 2022. Featuring celebrities and useful inspiration for planning your next race day outfit. 

  3. Malmaison Cheltenham

    We’ve called around our local hotels to put together this list of last-minute accommodation. These hotel rooms will not be available for long!

  4. What to wear for Cheltenham Festival 2022

    We are on official countdown to the biggest horse racing event of the year! The four-day Cheltenham Festival returns mid-March. Our guide will help you shop for the all-important outfit.

  5. Rear shot of race horses and jockeys with text saying Race Week parking

    Parking in the Town Centre East council-run car park will be free of charge every afternoon, for customers parking from 2pm until 5pm during Cheltenham race week.

  6. Eat, drink, park & celebrate Cheltenham Race Week at Cheltenham Trust venues

    All the details of where you can eat, drink, park & celebrate at the Pittville Pump Room & Heritage Deco café, Prince of Wales Stadium & Sports Bar and Garden Bar Orangery.

  7. Brewery Quarter at night

    Start and end your racing day on good form at The Brewery Quarter. From breakfast through to late night entertainment we've rounded up the highlights you can expect during The Festival, 14 - 17 March.

  8. 5 Cheltenham races womenswear style trends by John Lewis Personal Stylists

    Stephanie Shaw & Carys Jones, Personal Stylists at John Lewis & Partners Cheltenham, share their top 5 tips for ladies going to The Cheltenham Festival this year.

  9. 48 hours in Cheltenham & the Cotswolds - suggested itinerary
    Our suggested itinerary for a weekend in Cheltenham and the Cotswolds. Discover and explore this lesser known cool, cosmopolitan corner of England. Explore at your own pace and uncover some of the locals’ best kept secrets.
  10. 6 stylish men’s clothes stores to get you ready for Cheltenham Festival

    With Cheltenham Festival mere weeks away, it's time to plan what you are going to wear. Our guide shares six stylish mens stores in Cheltenham, and the surrounding Cotswolds, to stock up on your race attire.

  11. 6 Cheltenham races menswear essentials by John Lewis Personal Stylists

    Sarah Davies, menswear specialist at John Lewis & Partners Cheltenham shares menswear racing essentials and advice on what to look out for to elevate your look at Cheltenham Festival. 

  12. What to wear for Cheltenham Festival 2022

    The Jockey Club today announces that formal dress codes will no longer be in place at Cheltenham Racecourse as part of a drive to make horseracing more “accessible and inclusive”.

  13. Restaurants and bars in Cheltenham
    Choose one of our many places to eat and drink in Cheltenham, whether it's coffee and cake, a bite to eat at lunch or dinner and cocktails...
  14. Pubs & Bars in Cheltenham
    Real ale and craft beer lover? Cocktail fan? Just looking for a place to chill in the pub? Here's where to head to in Cheltenham...
  15. Cheltenham Festival 2022 Highlights

    Last year’s Cheltenham Festival was worth an estimated £274 million to the local economy, according to the results of a special report undertaken by the University of Gloucestershire.

  16. Council launches 'war on wee' campaign for March races

    Hydrophobic paint, which repels liquids, will be made available to affected residents and businesses for the first time.

  17. How to get to Cheltenham Festival on an e-scooter?

    Are you travelling or considering travelling to Cheltenham Racecourse by e-scooter? With traffic typically cery busy during Festival week, e-scooters can be the fastest means of getting to the Festival site, while also offering a more sustainable option. 

  18. Accommodation in Cheltenham
    Our guide to hotels in Cheltenham, self catering apartments in Cheltenham, campsites in Cheltenham and more accommodation options inc. spa hotels, hotels with pools and countryside hotels near Cheltenham.
  19. 16 Cheltenham Weekend Breaks for 2023
    16 of the best Cheltenham weekend breaks for 2023, covering recommendations for all budgets from luxurious town centre hotels, indulgent countryside retreats and budget friendly hotels offering great value for money…
  20. Treat yourself to a spa break in Cheltenham
    Cheltenham has been a spa town resort since 1716 when a local landowner became curious of pigeons pecking at accumulated salts, convinced that the natural spa waters had healing properties. So what could be better than a spa day or weekend, with a focus on your health and wellbeing in the hometown of modern spas?
  21. Select one of our self-catering properties in Cheltenham Town Centre and the wider Cotswolds
  22. Town Centre Hotels in Cheltenham
    Looking for a hotel in Cheltenham located in the Regency town centre? Our guide to town centre Cheltenham hotels features boutique accommodation such as the Queens MGallery, No. 131 & Hotel Du Vin through to budget friendly hotels such as George Hotel, Holiday Inn Express and Citrus Hotel.
  23. Country Hotels in Cheltenham
    Enjoy the best of both worlds... spectacular countryside, peace and relaxation from staying at a luxurious country hotel near the bustling Regency town of Cheltenham.
  24. March 2023 - What's On Cheltenham Events
    Featuring all the best events in Cheltenham March 2023 including The Cheltenham Festival and Gold Cup, live performances, comedy acts and much more!