In this article we have ranked the best stadiums in the UK according to the atmosphere, including stadiums from the Premier League, Championship, League One and the Scottish Premiership. The ranking is done by considering the user ratings from websites like footballgroundmap, the92, tripadvisor and many more.
Here are the 10 best stadiums in the UK according to the atmosphere –
5. Tottenham Hotspur Stadium (Tottenham Hotspur)
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is a stadium that serves as the home for Tottenham Hotspur in north London, replacing the club’s previous stadium, White Hart Lane. It has a capacity of 62,062, making it one of the largest stadiums in the Premier League and the largest club stadium in London.
It’s an absolute landslide victory for Tottenham among the Premier League clubs in terms of atmosphere, who take the top spot with their state-of-the-art stadium which only opened recently. It is one of the best stadiums in the UK according to the atmosphere.
4. St.James Park (Newcastle United)
St James’ Park has been the home ground of Newcastle United since 1892 and has been used for football since 1880. With a seating capacity of 52,405 it is the seventh-largest football stadium in England.
As well as the normal Premiership football stadium facilities, the stadium contains conference and banqueting facilities. These comprise a total of 6 suites with a total capacity of 2,050, including the 1,000 capacity Bamburgh Suite containing a stage, dance floor and 3 bars, and the New Magpie Room, on two levels with a pitch view.
The atmosphere on a matchday is arguably the best in Premier League and it is an experience every football fan should enjoy at least once.
3. Fratton Park (Portsmouth F.C.)
Fratton Park has been the original home of Portsmouth F.C. ever since the football club was first founded in 1898. Fratton Park is built in a traditional English style of four separate stands arranged closely around the four sides of the football pitch. The stadium has a current capacity for 19,669 supporters, although the stadium has had a much larger capacity in its history, with a record attendance of 51,385 supporters.
The atmosphere on match days is electric. There are local pubs in walking distance and car parking available nearby. The football pitch, measuring 115 x 73 yards, is aligned from east to west, which is considered unusual in English football, as most other pitches are orientated north to south. Overall, visiting Fratton Park will give you a nice matchday experience.