Tote on Ascot

Tote on Ascot is the definition of refined tradition.

Originally built in 1885 and once home to the world’s first automatic totalisator machine, today this charming building has been painstakingly restored to accommodate events of all sizes, from the opulent to the intimate.

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Tote on Ascot features elegant oak floors and a meticulously preserved open-beamed ceiling create an open space which is warm and welcoming.

While the Italian granite, titanium and leather bar makes for an inviting refreshment stop. Available for hire for events, functions, parties, weddings and exhibitions, located close to the motorway and just seven kilometres from the city centre, with ample free car parking and a 4.5 star 247-room hotel located on-site, Tote on Ascot is the stylish and convenient choice for your next event.

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Venue Information

Venue specifications
    • Wedding
    • 200 pax
    • Banquet-style
    • 220 pax
    • Cabaret-style
    • 160 pax
    • Theatre-style
    • 400 pax
    • Classroom-style
    • 100 pax
    • Cocktail-style
    • 450 pax
    • Venue size
    • 470m²


Weddings in Tote on Ascot

Tote on Ascot is a stunning choice for your upcoming wedding. Use the link below to download our current packages.


Check out our suggested layouts for your event type.

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If you’d like someone to take the stress and hassle out of planning your function, our professional account managers would be thrilled to help facilitate your event and tailor the space to your needs.

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Getting here

How to find Tote on Ascot:


– Enter Ellerslie via Gate 3 and take advantage of our free carparking

– Head through the main gates and down the entrance driveway, walking towards the grandstands

– To your right you’ll see our stabling complex and Tote on Ascot is located in the left hand wing of this building

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