Exclusive tour to Laytown Races
with Royal Ascot Racing Club
Book your trip with Europe's Largest Racing Travel Company
Experience one of the most unique meetings in the world!
Laytown Races occupies a unique position on the Irish and English Racing Calendar as it is the only race event run on the beach under the rules of the Turf Club.
Overnight experiences are based on two nights accommodation, but longer stays are possible for those looking to extend their time away.
Flights can be added to our Laytown experience and we'd be more than happy to assist you with booking these to your trip.
5* Laytown Experience
The Westbury Hotel
The Westbury not only surrounds its guests in luxury and style, it places them at the very centre of the city’s social and cultural riches. The hotel occupies a prime position between Trinity College and St. Stephen’s Green; perfectly located for exploring the most exciting sides of Dublin. There are 2 superb restaurants offering contemporary dining, while The Gallery, with its view across Grafton Street, serves afternoon tea. The glamorous Sidecar Bar has a fine cocktail menu. Just 45 minutes from Laytown, this hotel provides the perfect opportunity to make the most of your Irish racing experience.
Example Experience Includes:
Return airport transfers
Two nights accommodation at The Westbury
Breakfast each morning
Return transfers to Laytown
Private Dinner at The Westbury
Welcome drinks evening with host
General admission ticket to Laytown Races
Experiences include return transfers to Laytown. Transfers depart your hotel with enough time to get to Laytown before racing commences, then depart around 45 minutes after the last race.
Add an additional nights accommodation from £250 per person
The RARC Laytown experience can be booked with a £100 per person deposit to secure your ticket.
Please note this is a non refundable deposit.
A further payment of £100.00 per person is due 2 months after the date of your booking in order to finalise your accommodation requirements.
The final balance is then not due until 30th June 2023.
Upon Booking: £100 per person - Initial deposit
Two months after date of booking: £100.00 payment
Friday 30th June 2023: Final balance
Monday 11th September 2023
- Upon arrival in Dublin you will be collected and transferred directly to the hotel to check-in for the first of two nights accommodation.
- Check-in and enjoy the remainder of the day in Dublin at leisure.
- In the evening, join us for Welcome drinks at The Westbury
About Laytown Races
Laytown Beach is located on the East Coast of Ireland in County Meath with stunning sceneries that stretch across the Irish Seas.
Racing takes place in September and is timed crucially with the pattern of the tide.
People travel from far and wide to witness the spectacle of horse racing on the beach in Ireland, with crowds in excess of 5,000 in attendance every year enjoying six races run over a mixture of six and seven furlongs.