Top Five Hotels Near Dover International Speedway


For those fans lucky enough to score tickets to The Citizen Soldier 400 at the Dover International Speedway, it's important to find reliable lodging to call home base for the time you are in Dover. Here's a list of five top hotels that are within one mile or less from "The Monster Mile" and will make it a breeze to go between the track and your hotel.

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino

Conveniently located right next to the racetrack, this hotel is an excellent choice for those coming to watch the race. The hotel has plenty to do, from the slot machines to the variety of fine and casual dining options and the top-notch entertainment in the form of concerts and championship boxing. If you need a break from it all, there is world-class Balinese-inspired spa where you can escape to for a few hours.

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Comfort Inn & Suites Dover

This is a great place to stay for those who want a more economical choice, but not sacrifice comfort or central location. Perks include a complimentary breakfast and an indoor pool and hot tub. The Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is close by and there is a free shuttle available that makes dining options and entertainment easily accessible.

Residence Inn Dover

For a touch of home, this hotel is a great option since it includes a full kitchen. Other hotel perks include a complimentary buffet breakfast, a basketball court, and an indoor pool and hot tub. The rooms are spacious, so if you are staying with your family or a group, it won't feel cramped.

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Red Roof Inn & Suites Dover

This is a great place to stay for those who want a reliable, budget-friendly option near the track. There is a free breakfast included in your stay, and plenty of dining options very close to the property.

Holiday Inn Dover Downtown

This hotel has everything you need to have a satisfying stay in Dover. The customer service is consistently excellent, and amenities include an outdoor pool for a refreshing swim at the end of the day. A complimentary breakfast is included and there is also a restaurant on the property.

Julia is a freelance writer and native San Franciscan, born and raised. She is the founder of Small World This Is, and has written for Matador, Roads and Kingdoms, and USA Today.