Accommodation F1 racing circuit in Northamptonshire UK
NN12 8QH, Whittlebury, Whittlebury, Nr Towcester
Set in rural Northamptonshire, the award-winning Whittlebury Hall and Spa offers one of the largest day spas in the country. It also boasts 2 AA Rosette restaurants and a state-of-the-art gymnasium. The elegantly decorated rooms... read more
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MK18 1BS, Buckingham, 3 Castle Street
This property is located in Buckingham and features a 1 AA Rosette-awarded restaurant and free parking. Silverstone racecourse is a 10-minute drive away. Each spacious room at Buckingham Villiers Hotel features a TV with Sky... read more
MK19 6JU, Stony Stratford, Buckingham Rd
With free Wi-Fi, homely bedding and free parking, this quiet hotel overlooks countryside on the outskirts of Milton Keynes, within easy reach of the M1, A5 and Buckingham. Milton Keynes Hotel convenient rooms, a short... read more
MK18 1RY, Buckingham, A421 Buckingham Ring Road
Just a 15-minute drive from Milton Keynes, Best Western Buckingham Hotel has a swimming pool, 2 gyms and 70 spacious rooms. There is free Wi-Fi and free on site parking. Buckingham Hotel boasts the Revival... read more
MK18 1NL, Buckingham, 1-2 Market Square
The White Hart Hotel is located just off the market square in the historical town of Buckingham. This former 18th-century coaching inn provides en suite rooms with free Wi-Fi. Air conditioned bedrooms at the White... read more
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NN12 8ST, Towcester, Spring Hill House Wappenham
Boasting garden views, Spring Hill Suites offers accommodation with a terrace and a kettle, around 5 km from Silverstone. This property offers access to free WiFi. This 1-bedroom apartment includes 1 bathroom equipped with a... read more
£ 72.25View Rates
NN12 8WJ, Wappenham, Elm lodge Farmhouse High Street,
The Cowshed Bed And Breakfast is located in Wappenham and features a terrace. Both free WiFi and private parking are available at this property. All units in the bed and breakfast are fitted with a... read more
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NN12 7TN, Potterspury, Coffee Pot Tavern, 30 High Street, Yardley Gobion
The Coffee Pot Tavern is an 18th-century coaching inn located in the picturesque village of Yardley Gobion, 46 km from Oxford and 10 km from Milton Keynes. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar which serves... read more
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NN12 8PX, Weston, 2 Helmdon Road
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, The Crown Inn offers accommodation in Weston. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Rooms are fitted with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and... read more
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MK18 5LH, Silverstone, Silverstone Road
Located just 0.5 miles from the world famous Silverstone racing circuit, Silverstone Golf Club offers hotel accommodation in idyllic surroundings. Free parking is possible on site, and free WiFi is accessible throughout. Rooms at Silverstone... read more
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NN12 7QL, Potterspury, 3 Poundfield Road
Providing a garden, Potterspury House provides accommodation in Potterspury. Complimentary WiFi is offered. Continental and Full English/Irish breakfast options are available every morning at the country house. Oxford is 44 km from Potterspury House, while... read more
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MK18 1BP, Buckingham, 17 Castle Street, Buckingham
Boasting a garden and a bar, Stoneleigh House Boutique Hotel is located in Buckingham. Free WiFi is provided. At the hotel, every room is fitted with a desk and a flat-screen TV. Each room is... read more
£ 108View Rates
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Silverstone hosts a full calendar of events. It’s home to one of the most prestigious events in the motorsport calendar ; the FIA Formula One British Grand Prix and important races such as the FIM Superbike World Championship and MotoGP.
The circuit is located on the A43 in Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire. It’s is easy to get to by road from both the M40 and M1. The track is also renowned for its driving experiences and corporate entertainment. Silverstone is built on the site of a World War II Royal Air Force bomber station, RAF Silverstone, which opened in 1943.
address : Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 8TN, United Kingdom
Silverstone Race Circuit in Northamptonshire UK
Silverstone race track has been hosting the British Grand Prix since 1948, which probably explains why the destination has become so famous all over the world.
Nestled between the villages of Silverstone and Whittlebury, the course itself bridges the border between Nottinghamshire and Buckinghamshire, so you’re pretty safe to assume the surrounding areas are beautifully kept and incredibly appealing to tourists.
While these counties might not be the absolute richest in the UK, they’re definitely up there amongst the top five, and that’s why so many rich and influential people call them home.
So, if you’re looking for a trip that will show you exactly why England is known for being an attractive and interesting place, there’s no better location to start your journey. We do pride ourselves on promoting only the most reputable establishments, so you can trust our recommendations.
What can you do in or near Silverstone Racing Track ?
While you would do well to plan your trip around Grand Prix dates, there’s lots of other racing held in Silverstone on a regular basis. So, regardless of when you arrive, you’ll still get to visit the track and watch some cool events.
Outside of the racecourse, you’ll find something for everyone. We recommend you take some time to visit The Porsche Experience Centre, The Day Spa At Whittlebury Hall, Whittlebury Golf Course, The Catanger Llamas, Stowe Landscape Gardens, Towcester Museum and The Old Gaol Museum.
What’s the nightlife like ?
Silverstone doesn’t exactly have a thriving nightlife when it comes to clubs, but there are plenty of bars and restaurants to keep you occupied during your stay.
Club Rouge is one of the most popular at the moment, but Boru, Atmosphere, Molly’s Bar and Club base are all worthy of your attention. Just be wary that none of these places accommodate children after 9pm, and so you’ll need to find something for them to do while you’re enjoying yourselves.
Restaurants worth visiting include The White Horse, The Fox and Hounds, The Vine House and The Barley Mow. All provide excellent cuisine to suit every taste.
So, if you have a formula one racing enthusiast in the family, or even if you’re just looking for somewhere new and exciting to spend a long weekend, Silverstone could be the solution to all your problems. The location is picturesque, the people are friendly, and you’re certain to get the relaxing experience you desire.
Travel – How to get to Races
Location, Where is Silverstone Circuit ?
Milton Keynes, with its fantastic The Centre:MK shopping and leisure complex, is 16 miles away or just a 10-minute drive. Oxford can be reached in just under an hour by car.
Nearest Train Station ?
The closest main train stations are Northampton, Banbury and Milton Keynes railway station. From these you can get a taxi direct, or a bus from the train station to Silverstone.
Also within easy reach is Bicester North railway station.
By Bus – Coach
Bus and coach services are available from London. You need to be book in advance.
For the British Grand Prix weekend, coach tours are available to Silverstone. Coaches leav from numerous places around the country.
Silverstone Circuit is located on the A43 between Towcester and Brackley and is signposted from M1 junction 15A & M40 junction 10. Road access is exceptionally easy along the A43 dual carriageway from either the M40 or M1.
Nearest Main Road from Races ?
Closest main road is the A43.
Some Facts about the Track
Name : Silverstone Circuit
Located in Northamptonshire (part) and Buckinghamshire (part). The circuit lies approximately 90 minutes north of London and 60 minutes south of central Birmingham.
- Milton Keynes — 18 miles
- Banbury Hotels — 17 miles
- Rugby Warwickshire — 22 miles
- Coventry Hotel — 42 miles
- London UK — 80 miles
Address : Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 8TN, England, United Kingdom
Postcode district : NN12
Region : East Midlands
County : Northamptonshire
Tel : +44 844 372 8200
Track Length in Miles :
Lap length: 5.891km (3.66 miles)
Race laps: 52
Race distance: 306.332km (190.346 miles)
Nearest Hotels : in Silverstone, Whittlebury, Syresham, Towcester, Buckingham, Milton Keynes, Northampton and Stony Stratford.
Things to See and Do nearby – NN12 8TN sat nav postcode area
Silverstone Autosport & Rally School : enjoy a real rally experience on Silverstone race track. Learn how to drive the circuit, braking, turning, clipping points and acceleration. read more.
Catanger Llamas : walk around the beautiful farm and woodland, and get to know all about the llamas.
Bletchley Park : site of the United Kingdom’s main decryption establishment, the Government Code and Cypher School (GC&CS) during the Second World War.
Milton Keynes Museum : lovely museum set in and old mansion.
Stowe Landscape Gardens : great place for a walk. Gardens are managed by the National Trust and are an excellent example of eighteenth century English Landscape Garden design.