Newbury Racecourse

Soak up some classic British glamour with a day at Newbury Racecourse

Grab your hats and coattails and add a dash of glamour to your country escape with a day out at the races at Newbury Racecourse. With 30 fixtures throughout the year including the renowned Hennessy Gold Cup, there’s no better way to experience classic British society and enjoy some of the finest horse racing in the country.

Experience The Thrill of The Race At Newbury Racecourse

Slow things down and leave the daily grind behind you with a stay in one of our cosy rooms. 

Whether you’re catching up with friends in our cosy bar, enjoying a delicious Sunday roast, or relaxing in our beer garden – The Crab & Boar is a stunning rural retreat for all occasions. The pub is ideally located for some local exploration.

Directions to the Crab & Boar from Newbury Racecourse

The Crab & Boar is approximately 15 minutes from Newbury Racecourse

Take Racecourse Road to Hambridge Road/B3421

Take London Road/A4 to B4494 and continue for 6 miles

At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Hambridge Road/B3421

Turn left onto London Road/A4

Go through 1 roundabout and continue for a mile

Use the middle lane to turn right onto A339

Use the left lane to take the A4/B4009 exit towards Hungerford/Thatcham/Hermitage

Slight left onto Western Ave/A4

At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Oxford Road/B4494

At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Oxford Road/B4494

At the next roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Wantage Road/B4494

Continue for 3 miles and the pub will be on your right.