Cheltenham Betting Offers

300x2502At Cheltenham Betting Offers we explore everything to do with Cheltenham horse racing. Although we focus on the Festival you can also find information about all other major meetings and races in our guides, including: fixtures and schedules, details of the racecourse, history, how to get there, where to stay, and more.  We also have pages describing race cards, horse racing grades and classes, rules of National Hunt racing, and other information to help you get the most out of these world class events.

Of course Cheltenham is synonymous with having a bet and, for the Festival especially, all bookmakers will try to entice you to wager with them.  We therefore tell you the best bookies for betting on Cheltenham, including who has the best features, odds, market range and depth, ante-post lines, enhanced places, each-way prices, etc.  We also, as our name suggests, tell you about the best offers to claim, for both new and existing customers. 

Our articles explain major offer types and features, such as faller insurance, best odds guaranteed, totepool betting, streaming, live betting, cash out, etc., to ensure you find the right sites to suit you. We only recommend good horse racing bookmakers and only betting sites who are licensed to operate in the UK.  Remember you must be 18 years or older to gamble - Be Gamble Aware.

Sign Up Offers


Bet £5 Get £20 in Free Bets

18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.

Bet £5 Get £20

18+. UK+IRE only. Min first bet £5 at odds 1/2 or more. Tote and Pool excluded. Must be placed within 14 days of account reg. £20 credited as 4 x £5 free bets. Not valid with Cash Out. Free bet valid for 4 days. Free bet stake not returned. T&Cs apply.

T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.

Bet £5 Get £30

New Customers Only. Deposit via Credit/Debit card only and bet £5 @ odds 2.0+ within 7 days of registering; Cashed out bets excluded. Get 2x £10 free bets, valid for set types (1 @ odds 2.0+ or greater) & a £10 casino bonus, wagered 40x to withdraw; Bonuses expire in 7 days; Geographical restrictions apply. Click for T&C’s. 18+|

T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.

Bet £10 Get £30

New customers only – Minimum deposit of £10 using deposit code 30f - A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - Minimum odds of 1/2 (1.5) - Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days - Free bet stakes not included in returns - Deposit method and withdrawal restrictions apply.

T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.

Up To £100 in Bet Credits

Open Account Offer. Up to £100 in Bet Credits for new customers at bet365. Min deposit £5 and 1x settled bet requirement to release Bet Credits. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply.

T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.

Bet £10 Get £30 + 30 Spins

New customers from UK & Northern Ireland Only. Stake £10 or more at single/cumulative odds of Evens (2.0) or greater on your first bet. Free bet balance of £30 credited within 48 hours of bet settling. Free Bets expire after 7 days. E-Wallet restrictions apply. Minimum 5 game rounds. Game restrictions apply. Maximum 30 Free Spins on selected games. Free Spins expire after 7 days. Full T&Cs apply.

T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.

Sign up offers are for new customers only. For offers that can be claimed by existing customers, see the section below. Terms and conditions, minimum odds and staking requirements may apply. See the bookies site for more details.

Existing Customer Offers


ITV Racing 4/1 Offer

Back a winner at 4/1 or more and get a risk free bet on the next live ITV race (up to £50) at bet365. Offer applies to first single bet placed. Applies to Win and Each-Way Fixed Odds markets and Enhanced Place Terms markets only. Bet restrictions and T&Cs apply. New and eligible customers only.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

High 5 - 15% Jump Bonus

15% bonus (free bet, £100 max, valid 4 days) if horse wins by 5+ length in all ITV + other select jump races: Races with 6+ runners, pre-race singles only, selected races/markets, 15% of winnings paid as a free bet up to £100 (4 day expiry), bets placed after 17.30pm the day before race, player restrictions, free bet rules & terms apply. Bets on unnamed fav invalid. Extra terms apply for retail bets, online only.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

Free Bets For Winners

Place a win single bet in any live ITV / ITV4 race. If your horse wins at SP odds of 3/1 or greater (Racing Post decision final), you will receive a free bet to the same value of your stake, up to 25, valid for 48 hours. Exchange, cashed out, free & mutiple bets excluded. First cash bet qualifies.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

Win VIP Festival Package

Bet on Unibet sponsored jump races from November 2018 to January 2019 for double points in the horse racing betting championship, the top 500 players on the leaderboard get to share £25,000 in cash along with four VIP Cheltenham Festival packages to give away.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

Daily & ITV Bet Boost

Odds boost available once per day for any racing bet and additionally one boost for every live ITV race. Stake max £40, no min, all winnings in real cash. Cannot be used with free bets, flash, super or enhanced odds. Singles only, player, payment method and country restrictions apply. Cannot be used on tote or pool bets.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

Mobile Faller Insurance

Mobile Only; Opt-in required; Valid on selected races, “Win” or “Each-Way” bet only, If “Each-Way” bet, promo applies only on “Win” part, Free Bets must be used within 7 days, Free Bet stake not returned; Withdrawal before free bet is credited results in ineligibility, Terms apply, 18+
T&C's Apply. 18+.

Free Bet Club

18+.UK+IRE only. Time limits may apply. Opt-in required. Applies to 1+ bets totalling £25+ at odds of EVS or more settled before 23:59GMT on Thurs of offer week. Get £10 free bet (£5 online, £5 shop/Connect), must stake in full at odds of 1/2 or more on sports. Free bet valid until 23:59GMT on Sunday of offer week. No Cashout bets. Restrictions and T&Cs Apply.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

ITV Price Promise

Bet365 will be best price or joint best price on every horse for all races shown live on ITV Racing. Applies to bets placed on Win and Each-Way Fixed Odds markets from 10am on the day of the race. Prices matched against selected bookmakers. Bet restrictions and T&Cs apply.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

4/1+ Winner Free Bets

Bet £10 (or £10 each-way) on any 4/1+ wager (other sports as well as horse racing), if it wins get a £5 free bet token that can be used on any sports market within 7 days, customers can claim up to once each day.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

Odds Boost Own bets

Boost the odds of any bet you like once each day, plus one boost per race on a selected daily meeting. Boost applies on stakes up to £50 with cash winnings. Certain payment methods excluded, one boost per day/each named race. Win or each way singles only. Excludes enhanced odds and complex multiples.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

Daily Deals

Whatever day of the week it is there is a guaranteed added value racing offer for UK and Irish customers from Racebets, including bonuses, free bets, cash back, extra winnings, insurance and more. In effect you are pretty much always covered by at least one offer when betting on racing with this specialist bookie.
T&C's Apply. 18+.

3+ Acca Boost

Boost any 3+ selection acca once a day, applies to stakes up to £20 or £10 EW (no minimum stake, only win part of EW boosted) and can contain racing selections on their own or mixed with other sports. All winnings and extra winnings in cash.
T&C's Apply. 18+.


Betting Promotions

faller insurance
Around 5% of horses fall in British Nation Hunt jump racing, that means up to 1 in 20.  Other factors can increase this rate further such as the weather, field size, horse and jockey experience, etc. Punters can save a lot of money over time by taking up faller insurance.
Best Price Guaranteed
Almost all betting sites now provide best price guaranteed on horse racing bets placed on the day, if the starting price is better than your fixed price they will match it. Not all offers are equal however, visit our BOG page for top promotions and information on how to use price guarantees.
free bets for winners
There are now some fantastic cash bonus and risk free bet promotions available for high grade National Hunt racing.  These cover most races at Cheltenham, are seriously good value and can honestly increase returns.
Lucky Bets and Offers
The Lucky bet is perfect for betting on horse race meetings.  Designed to package all possible bet combinations from four or more selections into one bet, they ensure you win even something if just one pick comes in. Some bookies even have extra bonuses for just one winner or all correct Lucky's.

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Useful Guides

If you fancy more than just a win single or each-way bet when betting at Cheltenham this year then take a look at our how to bet guide. We cover totepool, full cover bets (such as Lucky 15's) as well as the differences between ante-post and on the day prices.
Horse racing is one of the oldest sports in the world, dating back as long as recorded history.  Discover the origins of jump racing in the UK and where all the names and terminologies came from.
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Reading a race card properly can give you a huge amount of information in seconds.  Although a race card can seem daunting to first look at it really is easy to understand and could significantly enhance both your enjoyment and winnings if used well.
If a horse doesn't run or is disqualified from a race then bookies cannot do whatever they want, there are set rules that dictate what happens to your stake and winnings depending on whether you have placed an ante-post bet or a bet on the day.

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