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

betvictor
New Customers Only. Deposit via credit/debit card and bet £5 @ odds 2.0+ within 7 days of registering; Cashed out bets excluded. Get 2x £10 free bets, valid for set types @ odds 2.0+ & a £20 casino bonus, wagered 40x to withdraw; Bonuses expire in 7 days; Geographic restrictions apply; T&C’s Apply, 18+ | begambleaware.org | Please gamble responsibly
T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.
bet365
Open Account Offer. For new customers at bet365. Min deposit £5. Bet Credits available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. 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+.
william-hill
New William Hill online customers only. Min. unit stake of £10/€10 at odds of 1/2 or greater. Only the “win” part from EW bets will count. Free bet terms, payment method & country restrictions apply. Free bets credited as 3 x £10/€10. Free bet stakes are not returned as part of the settlement of successful free bets. All Free Bets must be wagered within 30 days.
T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.
ladbrokes
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+.
coral
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+.
888-sport
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+.
betfred
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+.
betway
Register and deposit (using debit, credit card or PayPal) and place a £10+ wager within 7 days at odds of 3/4+, get a matched free bet up to £30 that is valid for one week from award. Use the free token on any markets you like, no odds restrictions, winnings in cash (up to £20,000) stake not given back.
T&C's Apply. New Customers Only. 18+.
racebets
New customers only. Minimum deposit £/€10 – must play through once. 100% Maximum bonus £/€50 on first deposit only. 5x wagering at minimum odds of 1/2(1.5). Must be completed within 45 days of registering. T&Cs apply. 18+.
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

bet365

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+.
unibet

ITV Races 15 To Go

Back a horse in any ITV race (on the main channel, not ITV4) this week with less than 15 minutes to go until race start. If you win Unibet will match your win stake with a free bet up to £20 (£5 min, evens+ odds to qualify), token within 24hrs valid for any win or each-way single on racing.
T&C's Apply. 18+.
william-hill

Flat - Refund 2nd CASH

Back a horse to win in select flat race meetings (usually at least one a day, all major meetings) with William Hill and if it comes 2nd in any race get a stake refund up to £10 (£1 min) in cash. Horse needs to have 3/1+ odds and the race must have 4+ runners. Can claim in each available race. Player and country restrictions apply.
T&C's Apply. 18+.
bet365

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+.
888-sport

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+.
fair

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+.
william-hill

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 £20 (or £20 each-way), 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+.
betway

ITV Money Back 2nd

Win stake back, as a free bet, min stake £5 (or £2.50 EW) up to max stake £20, if your horse is second in any live ITV race with 6+ runners (min odds 1/2+). Free bet credited within 24 hours (usually 1 hour) and expires after a further 24 hours, use on any sportsbook market, max return £20,000. Max £60 in free bets per customer per day.
T&C's Apply. 18+.
coral

Free Bet Club

18+.UK+IRE only. Time limits may apply. Opt-in required (once only). Applies to 1+ bets totalling £25+ at odds of 1/2 or more placed before 23:59GMT on Saturday of offer week. Get £5 free bet (online), free bet awarded Sunday valid 7 days. No Cashout or tote bets. Restrictions and T&Cs Apply.
T&C's Apply. 18+.
ladbrokes

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+.
racebets

First Fence Faller Insurance

If your horse fails at the first fence then you are covered for all UK and Irish jump racing - UK & IRE customer only. UK & Irish markets only. Day of race market. Single win fixed odds bets only. Max refund £25. Bonus credited within 24 hours. bonus must be wagered 3 times.
T&C's Apply. 18+.
888-sport

Racing Acca Insurance

Insurance on 6+ accumulators placed on horse racing (plus greyhound and football 90 minute markets). Stakes returned from £2 to £25, minimum odds each leg is 1/2, free bets within 72 hours, valid 7 days, free token value rounded down to the nearest £1.
T&C's Apply. 18+.
william-hill

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+.
bet365

Each-Way Extra

Each Way Extra gives you the option to increase or decrease the number of places in a race when you are betting Each Way on selected Horse Races. T&Cs apply.
T&C's Apply. 18+.
racebets

The RaceBets Million

For every £25 staked at RaceBets (cumulatively, not time limited) get an entry token for the RaceBets Million. Split the £1M cash pot on a yes or no answer related to a race or event. Whatever you win is carried over to the next question, and so on, until you've answered 20 questions. Anything that remains is yours to keep in cash. New and existing customers, Further eligibility and terms apply, BeGambleAware.org.
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

guide
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.
 
jump
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.
 
racecard stamp
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.
 
disqualified
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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