Silverstone Circuit is a motor racing circuit close to the Northamptonshire towns of Brackley and Towcester – and its the home of the British Formula One Grand Prix, which was first hosted here in 1948. Built on the site of a former RAF base used as a bomber station during the Second World War, today Silverstone attracts visitors from across the country who come to watch race events or take to the track themselves for a driving experience. If you're visiting Northamptonshire to take a trip to Silverstone, you'll find the local area has a vast range of hotels to choose from, everything from four star serviced apartments to luxury chain hotels and budget-friendly independent hotels.
Cheap Hotels Near Silverstone Circuit
When you're spending all your cash on tickets to the Grand Prix or the British Superbike Championship, the last thing you want to do is blow the budget on an expensive hotel! Luckily, the area near Silverstone is packed with affordable hotels for families, couples and groups of friends visiting Silverstone. Chain hotels in Northampton, Daventry and Kettering are all within driving distance of Silverstone, with most offering free WiFi and comfortable en-suite guest rooms. Independent inns in Towcester are also a popular choice with couples and families heading for Silverstone, offering cosy accommodation and a full breakfast to set you up for a day’s racing.
A Day at the Races
Silverstone has more to offer than just a day watching your favourite race – you can book a driving experience in an Aston Martin, Ferrari or Formula One Racing Car, or enjoy a motorbike experience with expert tuition. Families might want to book a behind-the-scenes tour, or you can pick up tickets online for races such as the British Grand Prix MotoGP. Silverstone is also a popular venue for exhibitions, gala dinner and corporate events. So if you're staying in the area on business there are plenty of corporate chain hotels with meeting facilities, business centres and free WiFi a short drive from the racing circuit. You'll find most offer free parking too.
Relax with a Serviced Apartment Stay in Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire's serviced apartments are an affordable option for families or groups of friends planning a day out at Silverstone. Apartments are available in Northampton with amenities such as well-equipped kitchens, sitting rooms with TV, free WiFi and on-site parking.