Glorious Goodwood  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 3RD AUGUST 2013

ADDRESS
, Goodwood House, Chichester, PO18 0PS
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
  until 
 
OPENING TIMES
11am-6.30pm (Times & Dates TBC)
 
PRICES
From £14 (Day tickets) | From £250 (Restaurant packages) | From £400 (Hospitality packages)
 

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Glorious GoodwoodEdward VII famously described Glorious Goodwood as a "garden party with racing tacked on" and the former King of England certainly knew a few things about horses and socialising. A chain-smoking, fashionable dandy renowned for his genial bonhomie more than his political nous, Edward's steed Ambush II once won the Grand National but this five-day meeting at one of the world's most beautiful racecourses was dearest to his heart. The Glorious Goodwood Festival remains to this day one of the highlights of the British summer sporting and social calendars, bringing together some of the finest thoroughbreds (both horses and humans) to the picturesque Sussex Downs - with the tag-line: "It's racing chic, it's glorious!". Less stuffy and somewhat classier than Ascot, Glorious Goodwood is synonymous with quintessential English summer fashion and offers superb hospitality, ranging from Champagne and canapés to sumptuous four course lunches and afternoon tea. Less than an hour and a half drive from London (or 1h40min train to Chichester) it provides the opportunity of a perfect escape for families and friends in a stunning setting. For more information visit www.goodwood.com.

 

About Goodwood Racecourse

On a fine day, Goodwood Racecourse is one of the most beautiful in the world. Located north of Chichester on the Sussex Downs, a stone's throw from an Iron Age hill fort and set in the luscious grounds of an estate belonging to the family of the Duke of Richmond, Goodwood hosts the annual Glorious Goodwood five-day meeting, one of the highlights of the British flat racing (not to mention social) calendar. More about Goodwood Racecourse

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Entertainment near Glorious Goodwood

Near Glorious Goodwood
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rose Theatre Kingston
London > Entertainment > Theatres
24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | 41.5 miles from Glorious Goodwood
The Rose Theatre, Kingston is an 850 seat venue ideally suited to Shakespeare which opened in 2008 in the centre of Kingston Upon Thames. The design ... More
 
 
 
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The Fighting Cocks (Outside the Box comedy club)
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
56 Old London Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 | 41.9 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Bill Bailey, Jimmy Carr and Robin Williams have all performed at this Kingston club, voted fourth best comedy club by The Guardian. Outside the Box run ... More
 
 
 
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Landmark Arts Centre
London > Entertainment >
Ferry Road, Teddington, TW11 | 42.6 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Housed within a grand 19th century Grade II listed building that was formerly a church, the Landmark Arts Centre is a unique venue that hosts a ... More
 
 
 
 
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Chessington World of Adventures
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Leatherhead Road, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 | 37.7 miles from Glorious Goodwood
In the beginning, Chessington World of Adventures was a nondescript zoo with a few fairground rides tacked on. Now it's a fully-fledged theme park which ... More
 
 
 
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Sea Life at Chessington World of Adventures & Zoo
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
Leatherhead Road, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 | 37.7 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Watch sharks swimming overhead and tickle the tummy of a sting ray at the aquatic Sea Life centre at Chessington World of Adventures & Zoo. Opened ... More
 
 
 
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Thorpe Park
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Staines Road, Chertsey, Surrey, KT16 | 38.4 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Thorpe Park is full of white knuckle rides with names like Stealth (Europe's fastest roller coaster), Colossus, Nemesis Inferno, Detonator and Vortex. X: No Way Out, ... More
 
 
 
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Bushy Park
London > Shopping > Specialists
Diana Car Park, Bushy Park, KT8 | 40.9 miles from Glorious Goodwood
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
 
 
 
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Past Times
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
Terminal 4, Heathrow Airport, TW6 | 43.3 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Taking their inspiration from times gone by, with period and historical styled pieces, Past Times has all kinds of gifts for the more nostalgically inclined. Their ... More
 
 
 
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Sandy's Fishmongers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
56 King Street, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 | 43.5 miles from Glorious Goodwood
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The French Table
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
85 Maple Road, KT6 | 40.7 miles from Glorious Goodwood
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Jamie's Italian, Kingston
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
19-23 High Street, KT1 | 41.5 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Jamie Oliver's 'bish, bash, bosh', 'easy peasy', 'lovely jubbly' style of cooking lends itself well to the simplicity of Italian cuisine as Jamie's Italian in Kingston, ... More
 
 
 
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Wagamama
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
16-18 High Street, KT1 | 41.6 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Taking inspiration from Japanese ramman-noodle bars, Wagamama is the ultimate in high quality fast food. Huge bowls of steaming, soupy noodles, chicken dumplings with a chilli-soy ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Glorious Goodwood

Near Glorious Goodwood
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Don Quijote UK
London > Education > Language Courses
2 Stoneleigh Park Road, Epsom, KT19 | 39.9 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Don Quijote UK sets you up with Spanish and other foreign language courses... in their home country. This is of course the best way to learn. These ... More
 
 
 
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Linguaphone Group
London > Education > Language Courses
Liongate Enterprise Park, 80 Morden Road, CR4 | 43.8 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Linguaphone is one of the most popular and effective ways of learning a language. Listen, repeat understand. That's their slogan, and the technique works very well ... More
 
 
 
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Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 46.1 miles from Glorious Goodwood
This popular, affordable music school delivers short and intensive part time courses in music production/technology, sound engineering, vocal techniques and keyboard/guitar/dj skills. They also have studios to ... More
 
 
 
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Glorious Goodwood gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Goodwood Racecourse
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Goodwood House, Chichester, West Sussex,, PO18 | Same location as Glorious Goodwood
On a fine day, Goodwood Racecourse is one of the most beautiful in the world. Located north of Chichester on the Sussex Downs, a stone's throw ... More
 
 
 
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Ascot Park Polo Club and Academy
London > Leisure > Activities
Windlesham Road, GU24 | 34 miles from Glorious Goodwood
An export from England’s colonial years in India and contemporarily codified as a game for the rich, Polo is in fact an all-access sport. Why not ... More
 
 
 
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Royal Tennis Court, Hampton Court
London > Leisure > Racquet Sports
Hampton Court Palace, Surry, KT8 | 40.7 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Set in 60 acres of beautiful gardens, Hampton Court charts the last 500 years of royal history from the time of Henry VIII. Not only that, ... More
 
 
 
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Marney's Village Inn
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Alma Road, Esher, KT10 | 39.3 miles from Glorious Goodwood
This picturesque pub is an out-of-town hidden gem, perfect for a Sunday jaunt or if you're visiting nearby Hampton Court. Marney's Village Inn is the kind ... More
 
 
 
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The Three Bells
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Terminal 3, Heathrow, TW6 | 42.6 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Five Turns
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Terminal 5, Heathrow, TW6 | 42.8 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Glorious Goodwood

Glorious Goodwood clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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All Bar One Wimbledon
London > Nightlife > Bars
37 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 44.5 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Bright airy chain bars with a good range of beer, wine and spirits offering reasonable gastropub style food. Comfortable, with plenty of tables, leather sofas, polished ... More
 
 
 
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Tea Box
London > Nightlife > Bars
7 Paradise Road, TW9 | 44.8 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Mostly the pick of London's traditional afternoon teas are found within the city's top hotels. But the Tea Box in Richmond's Paradise Road exists only to ... More
 
 
 
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Tap Tavern
London > Nightlife > Bars
Princes Street, TW9 | 44.9 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Located in the heart of Richmond, Tap Tavern feeds London's desire for gin and craft beer with a carefully curated menu of micro-brewed beers and small ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Glorious Goodwood

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Glorious Goodwood.
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Hampton Court Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hampton Court Palace, Hampton Court, KT8 | 40.7 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Travel through over 500 years of rich royal history reflected in the palace's varied and stunning mix of Baroque and Tudor architecture. The winding corridors, lavish ... More
 
 
 
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Ham House & Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
Ham Street, Richmond-upon-Thames, TW10 | 43.6 miles from Glorious Goodwood
... More
 
 
 
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Orleans House Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 43.7 miles from Glorious Goodwood
Orleans House Gallery is sited in a picturesque woodland garden by the Thames at Twickenham. The gallery hosts a lively programme of temporary exhibitions while the adjacent ... More
 
 
 

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