Hampton by Hilton has unveiled the brand new 118-room hotel located within Hamilton Park Racecourse, a five-star VisitScotland attraction. The property, owned by Hamilton Park Racecourse and managed by Interstate Hotels & Resorts, will be the first hotel to adjoin the racecourse in its 90-year history and is the latest addition to the growing Hampton by Hilton global portfolio in nearly 30 countries and territories.
The hotel includes 57 “flex rooms” which are suitable for either three adults, or two adults with children. Guests can make use of the on-site 24-hour fitness centre, and enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and 50-inch flat-screen HDTVs in every room. With complimentary parking and18 fully-equipped function rooms within the racecourse, a hotel is also an excellent option for business travellers.
With contemporary, comfortable and functional rooms offering panoramic views of Hamilton Park Racecourse, guests can watch over the excitement on the racetrack below in comfort and style. The hotel, situated just 10 miles from Glasgow city centre, also provides easy access to a range of shopping, entertainment and historical attractions in both cities. Travellers seeking a relaxing day can head to the nearby Strathclyde and Chatelherault Country Parks, while thrill-seekers can visit M&D’s Theme Park, just a few miles away. The property’s 24-hour bar and restaurant offers open views of the racecourse where groups can enjoy a cocktail or light meal without missing the action.
“Following a €10.8m (£10m) investment, Hampton by Hilton Hamilton Park opens its doors today, joining six existing Hampton by Hilton properties in Scotland,” said Simon Vincent, Executive Vice President and President, EMEA, Hilton. “We are delighted to offer visitors to Hamilton Park Racecourse a quality accommodation option on-site, becoming the first hotel to adjoin the racecourse in its 90-year history.”
Vivien Currie, Chief Executive at Hamilton Park Racecourse, said: “We are delighted to be delivering this landmark project at Hamilton Park Racecourse and are certain it will deliver substantial benefits to the wider economy as well as enhance the racecourse’s reputation as a world-class sporting and hospitality attraction. The project has been driven by both public demand, largely from our local customer base, not only for our 18 race days but for weddings and other events, and from our racing personnel.”
“Hampton by Hilton’s unmatched, friendly and authentic customer service is backed by the brand’s 100% Hampton Guarantee,” said Shruti Gandhi Buckley, global head, Hampton by Hilton. “Add to that our modern design and high-quality amenities, guests of Hamilton Park will have an unbeatable stay experience.”