Yes Vancouver also has a Racecourse!! and believe it or not the food in there is good!! Give it a try with the money you are gonna make betting to the ponny Or in the CASINO, yes there is also a Casino, not very big, not very special but a Casino at last!! If a Sunday you wake up and... 更多
Living a few minutes away from the home of racing (Newmarket) a visit to Hastings Park was an experience. It was free. No bookmakers only a tote system. This detracts from the atmosphere in my opinion. The meeting was not well attended but people seemed to be having fun. The track is adjacent to the Pacific Coliseum & the PNE.
Hastings Park Racecourse is located within the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) grounds and is about 2.5 miles east of the downtown business core. One can wager as little as a few dollars and playing the slots (one arm bandits) is just a few steps away. For those who enjoy feeding their faces a buffet is also available. Pay parking is... 更多
We went to Hastings race as part of our trip to Canada as it is something we love to do back home in the UK. The track is dated and a little run down but we were there to enjoy the races and that was fun! The parade ring and winners circle is in good condition and the best part... 更多
The restaurant has a great layout. The view is tremendous plus each table has its own closed circuit TV of the race. The main reason I wanted to write this review was to say that Winnie (sp?) at the buffet table is a truly lovely person. A real gem. We also enjoyed our server Sonja. The buffet could be so... 更多
To be fair, I am rating the casino only, as the racecourse itself wasn't actually open. With 600 slot machines it's definitely something to see. The casino is clean and surprisingly quiet. ...but pretty dull, really. Yes there's 600 machines, but many many many duplicated, and there's no real challenge to any of them. Just not my thing I guess.
Great track located within minutes of downtown Vancouver, easily accesible from the Hwy 31. Beautfiul view of the north shore... 更多
I'm a regular UK racegoer so was looking forward to our Sunday afternoon trip to Hastings Park. The track itself... 更多