It’s that time of year again! The Midlands Grand National is celebrating 50 years of horse racing on Saturday the 16th March. Here at JC Hotels, we’re ready for a fantastic day of racing, as Uttoxeter looks to crown a new champion horse. The atmosphere at The Boars Head is always electric with anticipation and excitement and as we’re located just a 10 minute drive away from Uttoxeter racecourse, we offer the perfect pit stop for enjoying fun filled day of spectacular sport with friends and family!
Everything you’ll need to know about our Hotel in Derbyshire
The Midlands Grand National is one of the most decorated and colourful days of sport in the UK. Not only a pinned date for horse racing but UK sport in general. In previous years the race has featured some of the best chasers in the world of horse racing with many of the previous winners going on to achieve Steeplechase glory in the Aintree Grand National or Cheltenham Gold Cup.
The Boars Head Hotel is only a short drive away from Uttoxeter racecourse and is, therefore, a great pitstop to spend the night, ensuring that you’re rested and well fed before a big day of sport. With the gates opening at 10:50am you’re sure to be there bright and early too!
Bath and shower en suite
Tea and coffee making facilities
Complimentary refreshments and toiletries
Trouser press and ironing board for your sharp suits and stylish dresses
Spacious double wardrobe to ensure you racing entire looks its absolute best
Once you’ve settled into your room why not join us for dinner and a drink inside our in-house bar and restaurant. The Boars Head has a packed-out bar full of some of the best soft and alcoholic drinks as well as a cocktail menu for those who are a bit creative.
Looking for something to eat? To accompany our packed bar our restaurant has a huge menu to dine from including a la carte, gastro menu and more. There’s something on our menu for everyone so with a big day of racing ahead, it’s the perfect fuel to keep you going.
Alternatively, if you’re just passing through the area, you’re also more than welcome to enjoy a drink in our bar – perfect for celebrating a big win or for simply making the most of the sporting fun!
Book A Stay at Our Hotel in Derbyshire
If you’re looking for a hotel in Derbyshire for the Midlands Grand National, The Boars Head Hotel should be at the top of your list. A little over 6 miles away, our hotel is the perfect venue for a day of racing. Availability is limited so if you’d like to book a stay at our hotel, contact us sooner rather than later to ensure you get a room.