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Rev Up for Formula One Racing

Posted on: October 10th, 2014 by admin No Comments

October is here, which means it’s time to get in gear for the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin, TX. Stay nearby at Hill Country Cottage and RV resort for a fun, fall getaway.

Hill Country - Formula 1The 2014 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix will take place from Oct. 31 – Nov. 2 in Austin at the Circuit of the Americas. Get geared up for some exciting, innovative motorsport action. Over 250,000 guests filled the Circuit of the Americas last year, making it one of the highest-attended F1 Grand Prix races of the year. Bigger is better in Texas, and our Formula 1 races are no exception!

Other events include a Ferrari Challenge, Ferrari Racing Cup, Mobil 1 Supercup and a pre-race parade. Visit the Grand Prix website for schedule and ticket information.

Race Over to Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort

Book your October vacation now at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. We offer beautiful cottages and a large selection of RV sites, which are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel near the Austin area. New Braunfels is a hot spot for entertainment and live music, and is the home to the world-renown Schlitterbahn Water Park. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.


Race to the Hill Country

Posted on: October 19th, 2012 by admin No Comments

Time is running out to get tickets for the first Formula 1 Grand Prix in the United States, and it will only be a short drive away from Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals. The Circuit of the Americas track will host the race from November 16-18 in Austin, Texas.

In addition to a weekend of exciting races on the 3.4 mile circuit, there will be a free concert series throughout the weekend as part of the Austin Fan Fest happening in conjunction with the Grand Prix.

The Bud Light center stage will be set up downtown on 3rd street between Congress and Colorado Avenues. Austin natives Fastball will perform as well as other rock, pop, folk and blues bands.

Don’t miss this historic and exciting event! Reserve your RV site or cottage at Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rental today. Skip the uncomfortable hotel and bring your own rig or stay in an amenity filled cottage, with FREE Wi-fi, cable, kitchen, shower and more. Visit our website or call us at (830) 625-1919 for more information.

Circuit of the Americas race track hits new milestone

Posted on: August 17th, 2012 by admin No Comments

At Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals, we are very excited about the Circuit of the Americas race track, which is under construction right now in Austin Texas. This facility will be finished in time for the Formula 1 USA Grand Prix November 16 through 18.

Last week construction crews laid down the final piece of the first layer of pavement on the 5.516 km track (about 3.4 miles). The process, called “marrying the track” connected turn 20 back through where the starting line will be placed up the hill to turn 1.

This is so exciting because this facility will host the most prestigious racing events in the world, right here in the Texas Hill Country. The state of the art track has room for 120,000 fans and will be located in Southeast Austin with views of downtown.

And luckily for our guests our resort is just a short drive up I-35 and you’ll be able to avoid downtown Austin traffic and the hassle of trying to book a high priced hotel in the city limits. You’ll be able to stay in your own RV as well! We’ll post more updates about the track as we get them, so keep up with the blog for more information. Call us at 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your RV site or cottage rental today, and experience history watching a race in the only U.S. Formula 1 track.

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