providing access to Doncaster, Retford, Gainsborough and Sheffield. We have formed partnership with many local businesses, local attractions and venues so you can really get "Out & About"
DONCASTER RACECOURSE HOSTS 35 FIXTURES ACROSS THE NATIONAL HUNT AND FLAT RACING SEASON. STEEPED IN HISTORY, ITS HOME TO THE WORLD FAMOUS LADBROKES ST. LEGER SINCE 1776 AND HOST RACEDAYS ALL YEAR ROUND.
The Crown has worked in close partnership with Doncaster Racecourse for over 7 years now, helping promote each others businesses and also for the benefit of Doncaster. The Crown sponsors 12 race meetings a year including the prestigious Leger meet Ladies Day, and accommodates many of the racing fraternity including sponsors Ladbrokes and William Hill, owners, trainers and also race goers.
YORKSHIRE WILDLIFE PARK
The 70-acre walkthrough wildlife park in Branton, just outside Doncaster, gives visitors unrivalled access to some of the most beautiful and at risk species. Its impressive animal collection includes the famous lions rescued from Romania, endangered Amur Tigers, Leopards and Painted Hunting Dogs.
KEEPMOAT STADIUM - DONCASTER
Home to Doncaster Rovers but also the stadium is used by Doncaster RLFC, Doncaster Rovers Belles, Doncaster Athletic club and also are a great venue for large conferences and events in Doncaster.
The Keepmoat Stadium host specialist events such as Jamie McDonnell World Title Fight in May 2013 where The Crown Hotel is the official partner hotel to the event.
DONCASTER ROVERS FOOTBALL CLUB
The ‘Rovers’ play at the local Keepmoat stadium and the Crown is their hotel of choice for players, events and away team accommodation. Doncaster Rovers currently play in Championship, and the Rovers and The Crown enjoy a great local hotel / football team partnership and also support each other via social media including facebook and twitter.
BAWTRY PAINTBALL FIELDS
Is Europe’s largest paintball site located just a few minutes drive from the Crown. The Crown and BPF work together offering VIP experience packages where guests play and then stay at the Crown and enjoy Bawtry. BPF also offer Hen and Stag packages for the hotel weddings and also Team Building for meetings and conferences at the hotel. Check out our packages page and also Meetings and Weddings for more details!
THE DOME - DONCASTER
Doncaster Dome is one of the region's premier sports, leisure & entertainment destinations, with over 50 activities taking place under one roof including swimming and ice skating. It also hosts music gigs, theatrical productions, comedy and sporting events.
Working with the Dome as partners for 8 years now, the Crown hotel accommodates the many fantastic groups and artists who play at the Dome including Peter Andre, Ed Sheran and Kasabian and also offers accommodation for guests attending these events.
VALE OF YORK POLO CLUB
Preferred partner hotel to the Vale of York Polo Club, the Crown Hotel accommodates all visiting polo club teams at the hotel, as well as the Polo Club Summer and Christmas Ball's.
DONCASTER BLODSTOCKS SALES
Doncaster Bloodstock Sales (DBS) are a registered thoroughbred auction house selling over 3,500 horses a year. The auctions are run from their new state of the art sales complex based in Doncaster and only a short drive from the Crown hotel. The Crown hotel has accommodated DBS guests for many years and is a preferred venue of choice for DBS staff and customers.
DONCASTER RUGBY LEAGUE CLUB
The "Dons" play at the local Keepmoat stadium and the Crown is their hotel of choice for players, events and away team accommodation. The "Dons" currently play in the Kingstone Press Championship. The Crown enjoy a great local hotel / rugby team partnership and also support each other via social media including facebook and twitter.
ROBIN HOOD AIRPORT - DONCASTER SHEFFIELD
Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield is the UK’s newest purpose built airport, situated just 7 miles from Doncaster and 25 miles from Sheffield. The airport currently handles in excess of 720,000 passengers per year flying to more than 30 destinations across the globe.
We serve a wide variety of popular destinations ranging from the summer hot spots of Majorca, Menorca, Ibiza, Turkey, the Canary Islands, Bulgaria, Greece, Cyprus and Sharm El Sheikh to the Eastern European favourites such as Warsaw, Gdansk, Katowice, Vilnius, Poznan and Wroclaw. Our airline partners include Thomson/First Choice, Thomas Cook, Ryanair, Wizz Air, Flybe and Balkan Holidays.
All facilities at Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield are conveniently located under one roof and our on-airport car park is directly opposite the terminal building. With excellent customer service and reduced queuing times, it is easy to see why we are the airport of choice for our passengers.
In June 2013, the airport was named as one of the top 3 airports within the UK for passenger experience in a survey amongst Which? Members.
The survey is conducted every 2 years and the airport has remained in the top 3 since 2009.
Located 20 minutes from the Crown Hotel, the Ping owned, Gainsborough Golf Club extends a warm welcome to everyone, golfers and non-golfers alike. If golf is your passion you will love our two 18 hole golf courses and excellent value for money green fees and group packages. Driving range and practice facilities are also open to the public. Open and welcoming to all for breakfast, lunch and evening meals, 7 days a week, either in our Café/Bar facility or in the main bar area.
Contact us on 01427 613088 or at www.gainsboroughgc.co.uk