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Cheap Hotels in Newmarket

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Moulton Road
0.3 Miles from the centre
per night from £68
(price for Tue, 17 Dec)
Station Road
3.4 Miles from the centre
per night from £85
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White Hart Newmarket by Marston’s Inns Hotel

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278 reviews by TrustYou
134 High Street
per night from £50
(price for Tue, 17 Dec)

The Rosery Hotel

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843 reviews by TrustYou
15 Church Street, Exning
per night from £70
(price for Tue, 17 Dec)

Rutland Arms Hotel

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1269 reviews by TrustYou
33 High Street
0.1 Miles from the centre
per night from £81
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Kings Newmarket Hotel

Kingston Passage, High Street
per night from £81
(price for Tue, 17 Dec)

Newmarket Boutique Apartments Apartaments

54 Bury Road
0.9 Miles from the centre
per night from £90
(price for Tue, 17 Dec)

Norfolk House Bed and Breakfast Hotel

141 High Street, Cheveley
per night from £100
(price for Tue, 17 Dec)

Bloodstock Barn Hotel

Mill Road
3.4 Miles from the centre
per night from £120
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The Packhorse Inn Hotel

Bridge St
3.4 Miles from the centre
per night from £125
(price for Tue, 17 Dec)

Hotels in Newmarket

Centred in the birthplace of thoroughbred horse racing and surrounded by beautiful Suffolk countryside, Newmarket hotels are a great choice if you're heading to the races.

History

Newmarket has a rich history, having long been affiliated as a centre of British royalty. James I had strong ties to the town while Charles II had a palace built in his honour on the high street. The town is most famous however for its horse racing and breeding heritage. There has been racing in Newmarket as far back as 1174, making the town one of the earliest known racing venues. The National Horseracing Museum is the best place to learn about this aspect of Newmarket's history, featuring a number of informative exhibitions on the evolution of the sport as well as an interactive racehorse simulator and a number of statues and skeletons of famous horses.

Horse breeding

There are said to be around 3,000 racehorses in Newmarket and much of the industry here is centred on their breeding. The main showcase for British thoroughbred breeding is The National Stud with guided tours that give visitors an opportunity to see the stallions in their paddocks as well as the Foaling Unit and nursery paddocks. The Dalham Hall stud farm is another main breeding centre in Newhaven, owned by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. To see the horses on sale in auction head to Tattersalls – the oldest bloodstock auctioneers in the world with a history dating back to 1766.

Horse racing

The historical home of horse racing is still a vibrant place to watch horses pelt down the final furlong. In the spring and autumn The Rowley Mile is the epicentre of racing in Newhaven, including two of the most famous events – the QIPCO 1,000 Guineas and the QIPCO 2,000 Guineas in May. The July Course is the place to be in the summer, with events racing from Ladies Day to the Darley July Cup. The Gallops & Trainers Yard is the best place to watch the horses be trained, while The British Racing School is where you can see jockeys learn the craft of their trade. For a taste of luxury, The Jockey Club Rooms is an opulent member's club with guided tours through the club's collection of art and racing memorabilia.

Further afield

Within easy driving distance of Newhaven is the ancient city of Cambridge. Perfect for a day trip or a longer stay, Cambridge is packed full of historical points of interest including the colleges of the world-famous Cambridge University.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Newmarket

What are the most booked hotels in Newmarket?

One of the best hotels to stay in Newmarket is Best Western Heath Court Hotel.

What is the lowest price for a double room in Newmarket?

Best Western Heath Court Hotel in Newmarket offers one night in a double room at the price of £68.

If I want to stay in the center of Newmarket, which hotels shall I consider?

Best Western Heath Court Hotel is located in the central neighborhood of Newmarket.

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