Swinton Park is conveniently situated close to some of the best race courses in the country. The racing town of Middleham is only a few miles away, with training gallops on the breathtakingly beautiful Wensleydale moors.
We offer a Racing Break Package which can be tailor made to suit your particular requirements. The usual format for on a race day includes a morning trip to the local stables and exercise gallops at Middleham, a late morning brunch, entry to the races and transport.
The standard package costs in the region of £95 per person, which will vary depending on the race meeting and the number in the group sharing transport. York and Wetherby racecourse are about a 50 minute drive, Ripon, Catterick and Thirsk about 30 minutes. Any accommodation costs will be an additional charge.
If you would like us to organise a Racing Break Package for you, or if you would like to book one as a gift voucher, please do not hesitate to contact reception.
There is a definite crispness in the air now, heralding the arrival of game, wild mushrooms and other Autumnal treats. While the weather is still perfect for walking, cycling and riding it’s also a great time to enjoy replenishing Spa treats and tempting gourmet indulgences, such as our Estate Lunch Menu – currently featuring grouse – or our inspiring range of seasonal cookery courses.