Fairyhouse Racecourse, Ratoath, Co Meath, Ireland

Tel: +353 (0)1 825 6167 (Office)

Fax: +353 (0)1 825 6051


Clerk of the Course: Joe Collins

Major Races Run:

'The Ladbrokes Irish Grand National (Grd A), The Powers Gold Cup Novice Steeplechase (Gr 1), The EBF Mares Novice Handicap Hurdle Final (Gr 3), The Rathbarry & Glenview Studs Festival Novice Hurdle (Grade 2), The Weatherbys Ireland GSB Hurdle (Gr 3), The Dan Moore Handicap Steeplechase (Gr A), The EBF Novice Handicap Hurdle (INHSO Series Final, Gr B), The Bar One Racing Handicap Hurdle (Gr C), The Bar One Racing Porterstown Handicap Steeplechase (Gr C), The Bar One Racing Royal Bond Novice Hurdle (Gr 1), The Bar One Racing Drinmore Novice Steeplechase (Gr 1), The Bar One Racing Hatton's Grade Hurdle (Gr 1 ), The Normans Grove Steeplechase (Gr 2), The Bobbyjo Steeplechase (Gr 2), The Winning Fair 4yo Hurdle (Gr 2).

How to Get There:

Road: 12 miles North West of Dublin & half an hours drive from Dublin City Centre & Dublin Airport; Rail: Dublin, Bus service to racecourse from Central Bus Station (Busaras). M3 Parkway station plus shuttle bus transfers on all racedays

Car & Coach Parks:

40 acres

Aircraft Landing Facilities:

Dublin Airport, 10 miles; Racecourse: Helicopters, by prior permission

Effect of Draw:



100 boxes

Restaurant Reservations:

+353 (0)1 8256167, info@fairyhouse.ie

Recommended Hotels:

The Park Plaza Tyrrelstown +353 (0)1 827 5600, Trim Castle Hotel, Trim +353 (0)46 948 3000, Carton House +353 (0)1 505 2000, The Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa +353 (0)1 801 3500, Ashbourne Marriott Hotel, Ashbourne, Co Meath +353 (0)1 835 6800, The Bellinter House, Navan, Co Meath +353 (0)46 903 0900, The Newgrange Hotel, Navan, Co Meath +353 (0)46 907 4100 Knightsbrook Hotel & Golf Resort, Trim, Co Meath +353 (0)46 948 2100

Other Details:

Fairyhouse Racecourse is one of the most unique entertainment venues in Ireland. Facilities include private suites and function rooms for corporate entertaining. A choice of restaurants are available with spectacular views. Group rates apply to parties of 20 or more. See www.fariyhouse.ie for all admission and hospitality details.

Type of Racecourses:

Flat, Jump