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Back to Royal Ascot
  • Overall Rating 8 /10
  • Value for Money 7 /10
Back to Royal Ascot

The Veranda
Royal Enclosure

  • 8 / 10
    Hospitality Critic
    Overall Rating
  • 7 / 10
    Hospitality Critic
    Value for Money

Package Overview

The Veranda is a contemporary hospitality facility unique in its excellent position within the track itself adjacent to the finishing post.

Guests will enjoy an innovative à la carte lunch menu in a sumptuous grazing-style fine-dining experience from an array of Chef Stations. A full complimentary bar and extensive afternoon tea mean invitees will never go wanting.

This package is perfect for those that want to get close to the action whilst also enjoying the delightful surrounds of the tented restaurant and elegant veranda that this suite is named for.

  • Royal Enclosure Badge
  • Elevated Viewing Deck Overlooking the Racing
  • Champagne Included throughout the Day

Key Points

Location Marquee at Winning Post facing Grandstand
Capacity 150 Guests
Catering
  • Chef Stations Serving Appetisers, Main Courses, Desserts & Cheese
  • Royal Ascot Afternoon Tea Served with Rosé Champagne & Savoury Snacks Menu
Admission Royal Enclosure Guest Badge
Drinks
  • Moët & Chandon Grand Vintage Champagne Reception
  • Complimentary Bar – Includes Champagne & Cocktails (Beers, Wines, Spirits & Soft Drinks)
Parking 1 per 2 Guests
Price Guide £791 to £1,052
Price Rating £££

Package Content

Location

Marquee at Winning Post facing Grandstand

Viewing

Private Elevated Viewing Deck

Tickets

Royal Enclosure Guest Badge

Car Parking

1 per 2 Guests

Private Table/Facility Size

2 to 10 Guests

Reception Drink

Moët & Chandon Grand Vintage Champagne Reception

Bar Inclusions

  • Complimentary Bar
  • (Beers, Wines, Spirits & Soft Drinks)
  • Includes Champagne & Cocktails

Main Meal

Chef Stations Serving Appetisers, Main Courses, Desserts & Cheese

Additional Catering

Royal Ascot Afternoon Tea Served with Rosé Champagne & Savoury Snacks Menu

Guest Speakers

Tipster

Audio Visual

TV Racing Coverage

Programme

Official Racecard

Extra Inclusions

  • Racing Paper
  • Betting Facilities
  • Valet Parking on Request

Our in-depth article will tell you everything you need to know.

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The Veranda Hospitality Critic Review

Introduction

The Veranda is a new marquee facility for 2021, providing guests with an option to be at ground level and thus be closer to the action, whilst still enjoying access to the Royal Enclosure. It has a capacity of 150 guests.

Location

The luxurious marquee is situated at the Winning Post. It is Inside Track, directly opposite the Grandstand. It includes an elevated private deck which provides great views of the racing. There is a private track across the racecourse for guests to make their way into the Royal Enclosure Gardens.

Facility/Décor

The Veranda is a marquee facility and is decorated to a high standard.

Private Tables

Private tables are available for groups of 2-10 guests, limited larger tables are also available.

Admission

This facility comes with a prestigious Royal Enclosure guest badge, for which you will need to observe the iconic dress-code requirements, synonymous with sartorial elegance.

Catering

Luncheon consists of an extensive array of Chef’s stations serving appetisers, main courses, desserts, and cheese. There is a savoury snacks menu in the afternoon in addition to Ascot Afternoon Tea.

 

View of the racing action

Drinks

There is a Moët & Chandon Imperial Brut Champagne reception. The bar is complimentary and includes unlimited Moët & Chandon Imperial Brut Champagne. Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial Champagne is also served with Afternoon Tea.

Service

Service throughout is left to the waiting staff, there is not a hostess service.

Entertainment

There is a racing tipster included with this package, who gives his recommendations during lunch.

Audio-Visual

There are ample TV screens for guests to enjoy the proceedings from the comfort of their table.

Car Parking

Car park passes are allocated on a 1:2 basis, in one of the ‘centre-of-track’ car parks conveniently located for this facility.

Extras

A Racecard & Racing Paper is included and there are Tote betting facilities available.

Ratings Understand our scoring
79 / 100
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Total 79/100
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Getting There

If travelling by car and using Sat Nav for your journey, the Postcode is SL5 7LX. If by rail South Western Railway runs services to Ascot from both Reading, Guildford and London Waterloo. The railway station is a seven-minute walk from the racecourse.

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