The Cheltenham Gold cup race week is the premier horse racing event from Tuesday 12-15 March 2024.
Discover the perfect countryside retreat for Cheltenham Race Week 2024 at Upper Court Hotel and Cottages, nestled in the idyllic village of Kemerton. Our charming establishment is strategically situated to provide you with swift access to the thrilling Cheltenham Gold Cup festivities while offering a tranquil escape from the bustling race atmosphere.
Just a short 20-minute drive (7 miles) from the Cheltenham racecourse, Upper Court Hotel and Cottages provides an ideal haven for large groups of up to 34 adults seeking an unforgettable race week experience. The Cotswolds backdrop sets the stage for an enchanting stay during this pinnacle of Jump racing.
The Gold Cup race week showcases the very best of Jump racing, boasting top-tier horses, jockeys, owners, and trainers converging for a week of high-quality racing. It’s a celebration of all things equine, and Upper Court has been the trusted base for horse racing enthusiasts for the past 40 years.
Our credentials even extend to the television screen, as Channel 4 TV frequently selected Upper Court as their tranquil retreat while maintaining quick access to the racecourse. While Clare Balding and her team were regulars in the past, we continue to offer the same exceptional service.
Our charming Manor House and cottages are designed to accommodate larger groups of racegoers or individual parties with ease. We can accommodate:
14 adults in 7 rooms in the Manor House and 25 adults in 2 cottages, adjoining the main house.
The Coach House sleep 17 in 7 bedrooms
Courtyard Cottage sleeps 8 in 3 bedrooms
The Coach House Cottage comfortably sleeps 17 in 7 bedrooms, the Courtyard Cottage accommodates 8 guests in 3 bedrooms. For couples or single travelers, the Dovecote is a cozy option. The Manor house offers 5 well-appointed rooms, including two four-poster rooms and one twin room. There is also a self-contained flat at the top of the manor house, that can accommodate 4 adults.
At Upper Court, we understand the importance of a good meal. While our cottages come fully equipped for self-catering, you have the option to book a chef for a truly indulgent culinary experience. Alternatively, savor excellent racing breakfasts and dinners at the nearby Crown pub or at the manor house. We even provide convenient transportation to and from the racecourse to ensure you make the most of your race week adventure.
For those seeking a refreshing start to their day, enjoy an early morning run to Bredon Hill, a friendly game of tennis, or a serene row on the lake. Your comfort is our priority, with newspapers delivered at your doorstep and high speed Wi-Fi available in all our rooms.
Make your Cheltenham Race Week 2024 unforgettable with Upper Court Hotel and Cottages – where rustic charm meets convenience in the heart of the Cotswolds.