Turffontein Racecourse

The Elevation Room

The Elevation Room holds some of Turffontein racecourses most spectacular views. Seating 350 people, including a balcony area, bar and lounge area, the Elevation Room is certainly a sight to be seen and the perfect dining destination for a day at the races or premium event.

The Elevation Room is a member’s only facility and due to its popularity and high demand, booking is essential.

Please contact Angie Basel on (011) 683 3220 or submit your booking with our online form.

Fairview Racecourse

The HB Christian Room

The HB Christian room is situated on the third floor of the fairview building complex and offers panoramic views of the track, parade ring and surrounding areas.  Together with the racehorse owners association room, the venue can accommodate more than 300 guests for lunch, with an open bar area, outside patio area and easy access to the parade ring.

A dress code of “smart casual” is in place for this venue.

Bookings for raceday lunches are essential and can be done by contacting Karin Le Roux on 041-372 1859.

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Kenilworth Racecourse

1881 Lounge

Kenilworth Racecourse is the country’s oldest racecourse and enjoys a special place in the history and tradition of South African horseracing.

The course was established and races commenced for the first time in 1881. Nestled in Kenilworth, Cape Town, this gorgeous course is a favourite with locals and foreigners alike. Kenilworth Racecourse offers great hospitality with its stylish lounge settings, first-class bar and food vendors – all against the iconic backdrop of Table Mountain.

This is also an ideal venue for all types of indoor and outdoor functions, such as weddings, staff parties, conferences, banquets, launches, seminars and cocktail parties. The venue offers a full in-house solution.

The 1881 Lounge is the courses’ premier venue, and can comfortably accommodate up to 250 people with spectacular views of the winning post, nature conservation area and the surrounding Peninsula.

For bookings please contact Shihaam Heuvel on (021) 700-1625


Durbanville Racecourse

Situated in Cape Town’s beautiful suburb of Durbanville amid wine estates and nature reserves, Durbanville Racecourse is one of only two racecourses in the Western Cape. The course offers a relaxed environment. Durbanville Racecourse ground floor can comfortably accommodate up to 120 guests and features a braai area, a fully stocked bar and kitchen facilities..

A day at the races in Durbanville is a wonderful way to enjoy being outside in the natural greenery Cape Town is renowned for. The racecourse is noted for neighbouring the Durbanville Nature Reserve, a 6-hectare piece of protected land that is host to about 130 species of plants, three of which exist only in Cape Town and 10 that are threatened with extinction.

Aside from horseracing events, Durbanville Racecourse is also available for private functions such as weddings and conferences.

Contact Shihaam Heuvel on (021) 700-1625

Vaal Racecourse

The Vaal Racecourse

This facility can seat up to 100 people, including a balcony area that overlooks the finish post.

This racecourse offers a great country atmosphere.

Please contact Angie Basel on (011) 683 3220 or submit your booking with our online form.

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