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Circuit of The Americas

9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX 78617-3738
+1 512-301-6600
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Amazing venue for F1

First time in Austin to see the USGP but hopefully not the last! We had an amazing time at this... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
QuixoticCanuck
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Toronto
Much likely to be the best track in the Western Hemisphere

I am a Formula 1 fan and have been since I was a little boy. I have been to every F1 race held at... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
elgreco_11
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Houston, Texas
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9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX 78617-3738
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

First time in Austin to see the USGP but hopefully not the last! We had an amazing time at this incredible venue and the show was second to none! No surprise there is a lot of walking between sites but we enjoyed being out under...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

I am a Formula 1 fan and have been since I was a little boy. I have been to every F1 race held at COTA in Austin including in 2015 when it rained an unbelievable amount of water. The track is as impressive as a...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Fourth year I have been to the U.S. Grand Prix! Staff is professional and well prepared to deal with large crowds. I got the three day general admission ticket and took a folding chair. That worked out great as I could sit at various turns...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Love that we can see a Formula 1 race without leaving the USA. Thank you for hosting the race Austin. Parking is a nightmare when leaving but it seems that way at all large venues.

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Got 3 day tickets for the 2017 F1 USGP for my 50th birthday....FAR EXCEEDED Expectations!!! Both my wife and I could not believe how well run, how clean and how relatively easy it was to get in and out of such a huge event! Planning...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

First visit to this racetrack. Everything went well except driving out of my parking lot, there should be more people handling it

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Went to the 2017 F1 race and its a great track to watch racing. Watched Qualifying from turn 15, if you sit high enough, you can see all the way to turn 12. My seats were on Turn 1 which has tons of action. Only...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

First time at Circuit of Americas for a race. This was the F1 Grand Prix. The facility does an excellent job with lots of toilets, ability to actually wash your hands with warm water and soap 😊 and amazing food options are galore. Giving them...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

We had tickets for all three days. We had seats at turn 15. Our seats were the perfect spot to see drivers pass each other. There was also a large TV screen close by to watch the interviews and commentary. We paid extra for the...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

COTA has a first class facility. It's a real pity that Austin knows that and jacks up accommodation 3x for the weekend of the F1 Grand Prix. The staging for the 4th year of the Grand Prix was a great race and weather fabulous. The...More

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j0ykat
April 10, 2018|
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Response from csgregory | Reviewed this property |
I saw that bus running nicely past the area that you had to walk a good ways from the parking lots, so it looked like a pretty good deal but don't know more than that.
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j0ykat
April 10, 2018|
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Response from Tweetiepie99 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we did the shuttle from the convention centre last year. Amazing service, we bought tickets in advance from ticketmaster and it was $35 a day return for two of us. Buses leave whenever they fill up, so every 5-10... More
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Dustyslome
November 11, 2017|
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Response from 923mariadelaluzv | Reviewed this property |
So living behind COTA, I can personally say that the hotels are about 15 minutes away on Hwy 71, if you go to Bastrop, texas it is about a 30 minute drive. Nice hotels on 71 and Riverside Dr. You will not get lost and there... More
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