Whittlebury Park celebrates its 30th F1 camping anniversary

Date Posted:09/05/2019

Celebrating 30 years since the first tents were pitched amongst its 600-acre estate and the excitement built for the British Grand Prix Formula One weekend, Whittlebury Park is hosting special 30th-anniversary celebratory events during this year's July F1 weekend to mark this significant milestone. Located just around the corner from the world-famous Silverstone Circuit,  Whittlebury is the perfect destination to gain private access to the race circuit, with the convenience of award-winning facilities on the campsite and within the hotel itself. 

With a Platinum Campsite Rating, Whittlebury expects all of its 3,000 camping pitches and 254 bedrooms within its hotel to be full during the weekend of 13th and 14th July when F1 fans will be enjoying the lively atmosphere and long summer evenings. In addition to its usual hospitality offering of outdoor entertainment, stewards and numerous food and drink outlets, Whittlebury will also be hosting a 1980s themed party in its Brooklands Suite.* 

For the pivotal F1 weekend, all-inclusive accommodation packages are available for 3 and 4 nights from £2,899* per room and Sunday night accommodation is available from £349* per room. Hospitality packages include* dinner, overnight accommodation, use of Heat & Ice Experiences and 20% off pre-booked treatments in the Spa and individual camping plots start from £50.* Whittlebury also has highly sought car parking spaces available from £20* per day during the Motorsport calendar; 

British Grand Prix – 12th – 14th July 
Silverstone Classics – 26th - 28th – July 
GOPRO British Moto GP 2019 – 23rd – 25th August 
FIA World Endurance Championship – 30th August – 1 September 
British Touring Car Championship – 28th – 29th September

Find out more by visiting whittlebury.com/camping
To book a hospitality package, email hospitality@whittlebury.com or call 01327 850 473

*Terms and conditions apply, see website for more information 
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Notes to Editors: 

Whittlebury Park provides the perfect backdrop for corporate events, weddings, private parties and leisure stays. 

Nestled in hundreds of acres of ancient parkland and just a 10-minute drive from junction 15a of the M1 and 20 minutes from central Milton Keynes, Whittlebury offers an award-winning 254-bedroom four-star hotel, conference and training centre, a 2 AA Rosette fine-dining restaurant, meetings and events facilities catering for up to 3,000 delegates as well as a luxurious spa and first-class golf facilities. 
The Leisure Club at Whittlebury offers first-class facilities to make getting and keeping fit a more pleasurable and enjoyable experience. Facilities include a gym fully kitted out with the latest Artis by Technogym equipment, 19-metre swimming pool with bubble jets, salt sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, Body & Mind Studio and The Terrace Cafe for light meals and snacks poolside. 

Whittlebury’s first-class golf facilities include a 36-hole Championship course, driving range, simulators, PGA professional coaches, Callaway fitting centre and award-winning Atrium Clubhouse within its grounds. 


For all media enquiries please contact: 

Chantelle Joysury: chantelle.joysury@whittlebury.com