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The Hilton Garden Inn hotel at Silverstone is taking bookings

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Back in September 2018, we wrote that Hilton had announced plans to open a Hilton Garden Inn overlooking the Silverstone motor racing circuit in Northamptonshire.

Hilton has a slightly odd niche in stadium hotels.  In the UK, it already has Hilton at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, the catchily named Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford and the Hilton Garden Inn Doncaster Racecourse amongst others.

Silverstone was due to open in early 2020, but stuff happened.

Hilton Garden Inn Silverstone

The hotel is now taking bookings. It includes a rooftop terrace and will offer raceday hospitality experiences for all the major sporting events held at the venue.  It will also have direct access to the Silverstone conference centre.

It is situated on Silverstone’s International Pits straight, with extensive views over the track.  You will be able to enjoy views of the circuit from the guestroom balconies.

Whilst blocked out for the British Grand Prix, it is taking bookings from 12th September for other dates. Track facing rooms and suites (suite pictured below) are available for the British Touring Car Championship on the 24th-25th September, for example.

You can book Hilton Garden Inn Silverstone here.

How to earn Hilton Honors points and status from UK credit cards

How to earn Hilton Honors points and status from UK credit cards (September 2023)

There are various ways of earning Hilton Honors points from UK credit cards.  Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses.

Do you know that holders of The Platinum Card from American Express receive FREE Hilton Honors Gold status for as long as they hold the card?  It also comes with Marriott Bonvoy Gold, Radisson Rewards Premium and MeliaRewards Gold status.  We reviewed American Express Platinum in detail here and you can apply here.

The Platinum Card from American Express

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Did you know that the Virgin Atlantic credit cards are a great way of earning Hilton Honors points? Two Virgin Points can be converted into three Hilton Honors points. The Virgin Atlantic cards are the only Visa or Mastercard products in the UK which can indirectly earn Hilton Honors points. You can apply here.

SPECIAL OFFER: The sign-up bonus on the Virgin Atlantic Reward+ Mastercard is doubled to 30,000 Virgin Points (45,000 Hilton Honors points) if you apply by 2nd October. You receive 15,000 Virgin Points with your first purchase and a further 15,000 Virgin Points if you spend £3,000 within 90 days. Apply here.

You can also earn Hilton Honors points indirectly with:

and for small business owners:

The conversion rate from American Express to Hilton points is 1:2.

Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which can be used to earn Hilton Honors points

(Want to earn more hotel points?  Click here to see our complete list of promotions from the major hotel chains or use the ‘Hotel Offers’ link in the menu bar at the top of the page.)

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