Custom Trip Highlights
- Choose the Cocoa Beach Oceanfront to experience Florida’s Space Coast
- Choose the Holiday Inn Daytona Beach to stay closest to the track
- Choice of preferred seating anywhere in Daytona International Speedway
- Access to exclusive pre-race pit passes and hospitality
- Custom packages from $795 per person (based on double occupancy)
Experience The Great American Race!
Carrying by far the biggest purse, the highly-anticipated NASCAR Daytona 500 is generally regarded as not only the most prestigious race but also the most important. The “crown jewel” of the Sprint Cup series, the 56th annual Daytona 500 is the series’ first race of the year and often brings in the highest television audience of any auto race. Referred to as “The Great American Race” and held at “the World Center of Racing,” this always-popular event never fails to excite and entertain the lively fans who are lucky enough to be in the stands.
Feature Add-Ons and Possibilities
Sprint FANZONE with Pre-Race Pass
The ultimate NASCAR fan destination, the Sprint FANZONE has a little bit of everything: concerts, a media center, merchandise tent, and plenty to eat and drink. You’ll have access to driver fan forums and pre-race ceremonies; diehard fans can even check out the garage and get up close to the cars and teams as they prepare for “The Great American Race.” Your ticket also includes pre-race access on the track for driver introductions and some spectacular photo opportunities.
Add Tickets to Additional Races
Don’t miss out on all the excitement leading up to the Daytona 500. We can arrange tickets any (or all) of the races starting Thursday night with the Budweiser Duels, the final step to making the starting grid in the Daytona 500. On Friday, the Truck Series takes to the track for some of Daytona’s closest racing. Nationwide Series fans are in for a treat on Saturday, as the season kicks off with some of racing’s biggest stars behind the wheel.
The Ultimate Daytona 500 Itinerary
When fans talk about the most prestigious NASCAR race, the Daytona 500 is without a doubt the first that comes to mind. This perennial favorite of the Sprint Cup Series is one of racing’s most exhilarating events. From the roar of the engines to the wave of the checkered flag, spectators experience the high-speed thrills and excitement that only the Daytona 500 and the Daytona International Speedway can deliver.
The Speedway is a massive 480-acre facility and is a monument to the faithful fan-base of this thrilling sport. Each year spectators get to experience the outstanding atmosphere created by the Daytona International Speedway and “The Great American Race”.
Daytona Beach is a hub for the racing world, hosting both the NASCAR headquarters and the Grand American Road Racing Association. With its gorgeous beaches and happening atmosphere, Daytona never fails to put on an incredible event year after year.
Below you will find a suggested sample itinerary, please remember that we will completely customize your itinerary based on your tastes, desires and budget.
Day 1 – Friday, February 21, 2014
Today you arrive in Florida for the 2014 Daytona 500! Upon arrival at the airport you will be met by your personal chauffeur and transported to the Hilton Cocoa Beach Hotel, your beachside home for the next three nights. This hotel is situated along a seemingly endless stretch of Atlantic shoreline on Florida’s Space Coast, and is a relaxing haven to enjoy during your Daytona 500 experience.
After you have checked-in to your Oceanfront room and freshened up from your travels, you will be met by your Roadtrips Onsite Host for a welcome drink to review your personalized itinerary and the opportunity to ask your host any questions or make any requests.
You have this evening free to enjoy a relaxing dinner, or perhaps take a stroll along the beautiful beach, a great way to spend your first night in beautiful Florida.
Day 2 – Saturday, February 22, 2014
After enjoying your breakfast at your leisure you will be met by your chauffeur for transportation to Daytona International Speedway for your first taste of the Daytona 500 festivities. Today the track plays host to the always-exciting Nationwide Series – Drive 4 COPD 300. Upon arrival at the track, you will make your way to your Sprint Tower seats, offering expansive views of the track, you will be sure to witness every thrilling moment of today’s competition. After you’ve had your fill of the excitement, your chauffeur will be ready and waiting to return you to your hotel for the evening.
Day 3 – Sunday, February 23, 2014
Today is the day you have been waiting for; let’s get ready to race! After breakfast, you will meet your Roadtrips Onsite Host for transportation to the Speedway via Roadtrips dedicated luxury motorcoach. Upon arrival at the track, you will have time to take advantage of your Sprint Fan Zone Pre-Race passes. Enjoy the up close view of the garage activities, main stage interviews with your favorite drivers and all the pre-race entertainment that will be sure to get you revved up for today’s race. After you’ve had your fill of the pre-race festivities, make your way to your Sprint Tower seats for the start of the 2014 Daytona 500. After the race you will be met by your Roadtrips Onsite Host at a designated location for transportation back to your hotel.
Day 4 – Monday, February 24, 2014
This morning enjoy breakfast in the beautiful surroundings of the Hilton Cocoa Beach before preparing to return home. When you’re ready, your chauffeur will be ready and waiting to transfer you to the airport and your journey home.
Custom 2-night packages available from $795 per person. The 3-night Ultimate Daytona 500 Experience as described is $3,575 per person. However, our specialty is custom packages tailored to fit you perfectly. To customize your Daytona experience of a lifetime please contact one of our sports travel specialists at 1-800-465-1765 (weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. CST) or submit a custom trip request.
*Rates are per person in USD. A 25% deposit will hold your spot. The balance will not be due until two months prior to departure. Rates include all local and state taxes.
Your Personally Customized Daytona 500 Experience
Here at Roadtrips, we believe that no one knows what your ideal sports travel experience looks like better than you. For that reason, we offer customized travel and a consultative approach to help you create your perfect trip, one that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. We invite you to call one of your sports travel specialists at 1-800-465-1765 (weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. CST) to discuss what your custom trip will look like. Or, fill out the information we need to build your custom trip request and one of our sports travel specialists will contact you.
2014 Daytona 500 Standard Travel Packages Include:
- Your choice of tickets to the 2014 NASCAR Daytona 500
- First class accommodations
- Round trip event transportation (for Hilton Cocoa Beach)
- Roadtrips on-site host
- Commemorative gift package
- Official Daytona 500 event program
- Expert travel and concierge services of the Roadtrips At-Your-Service Desk™
- All taxes and service charges
Standard packages include preferred Daytona 500 ticket(s), and first class accommodations right on the beach at the Holiday Inn Daytona Beach or Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront. Customize your package and create the perfect event for you by adding extra nights, extra events or even pre-race hospitality and/or pre-race passes.
Optional Add-Ons and Possibilities:
- Tickets to the Nationwide Race, Truck Race and/or Gatorade Duels
- 31 Degrees Club or Fan Zone pre-race hospitality with pre-race pit pass
- Car rental
- Extra nights
- Upgrade seats
- Private transfers (sedan, limousine, luxury motor coach)
- Airfare (economy, first class, private jet)
Complete 2014 Daytona 500 Travel packages available from $795 per person (based on double occupancy).
Your Accommodations at the 2014 Daytona 500
Our experienced Product Development Team meticulously researches first class hotels so you don’t have to! Our distinctive accommodations are chosen for their excellent service, great value, amazing amenities, and convenient location.
View Gallery The Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated along a seemingly endless stretch of Atlantic shoreline on Florida’s Space Coast. The hotel features redesigned guest rooms, a pristine lobby, a Tiki Bar, oceanfront pool and a 10,000 sq foot pool deck. The hotel is well-located in the small beach resort community of Cocoa Beach, Florida, just a few minutes drive from the cruise ships at Port Canaveral, Kennedy Space Center, the Astronaut Hall of Fame, Ron Jons Surf Shop, Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge and the Brevard Zoo.
- Located on Cocoa Beach
- Award winning dining onsite: Atlantic Restaurant and Lounge, Seabreeze Pool Bar
- Pool bar, beach volleyball courts and fitness center with outdoor pool
- Hilton Serenity Bedding in all Guest Rooms
View Gallery This oceanfront hotel provides guests with easy access to 23 miles of coastline and Daytona’s legendary boardwalk. Overlooking the Atlantic, the Holiday Inn Daytona Beach on the Ocean lets you wriggle your toes in the clean white sands of Florida’s famous beaches, and relax, cocktail in hand, in the outdoor pool. The comfortable rooms and courteous staff make this locale a breezy vacation indeed. Watch the dolphins play as the waves lap the shore from the Seaside Lounge’s outdoor, oceanfront veranda, and allow the “World’s Most famous Beach” to wash your cares away.
- Beachfront property
- Fitness center and outdoor pool
- Seaside cafe and lounge
- Guest rooms overlooking downtown Daytona or the Atlantic Ocean
Your Seating at the 2014 Daytona 500
Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Florida, opened in 1959. Home to one of the most prestigious races in NASCAR, the Daytona 500, the facility has a seating capacity of almost 168,000 spectators. Although it is best known for hosting the “Great American Race,” it hosts all kinds of motor vehicle races from go-karts, motorcycles and sports cars, to modified pickup trucks and stock cars. The track features multiple layouts including a 2.5 mile high speed tri-oval, a 3.56 mile sports car course, and a 2.95 mile motorcycle course. The track’s 180-acre infield includes the 29-acre Lake Lloyd, which is home to numerous powerboat races. Today, Daytona International Speedway is the third largest single lit outdoor sports facility in the world.
Your tickets will be located in your choice of the following seating categories:
Daytona Area Map
Orlando International Airport
Holiday Inn Daytona Beach on the Ocean
Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront
Daytona International Speedway
2014 Daytona 500 Package Rates
Cocoa Beach Packages
# of Nights
|Hilton Cocoa Beach||Standard Room||2||$795|
|Hilton Cocoa Beach||Coastline View||2||$845|
|Hilton Cocoa Beach||Oceanfront Room||2||$895|
|Daytona Beach Package||Room Category||# of Nights||Packages From|
|Holiday Inn Daytona Beach||Oceanfront Room||4||$1,675|
|Contact our sports travel specialists for your custom trip quote.|
|*Rates are per person in USD. A 25% deposit will hold your spot. The balance will not be due until two months prior to departure. Rates include all local and state taxes.|
|Child occupancy rates||Deduct 20% for up to two children under 17 years of age (when accompanied by two full fare adults)|
|Triple occupancy||Deduct 5% for all three room occupants|
Download Daytona 500 PDF Brochure
To receive a detailed electronic brochure for the 2014 Daytona 500, fill out the following form. A link to the brochure will be provided once your form is submitted. We’ll also send you an email with a link to the brochure.
Our Sports Travel Specialists are available to answer your questions weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST at 1-800-465-1765.