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.
As we bask in the sunshine of high summer, the Swinton Estate and Yorkshire Dales provide a heavenly venue for walking, cycling and riding. Closer to home, the Walled Garden is brimming over with soft fruit and young vegetables, providing delicious ingredients for our Garden Lunches and Estate Produce Lunches.
The darkening leaves on the turret remind us that Autumn is coming, but also herald the coming of game, wild mushrooms and other seasonal treats.