Travel and Lodging
Headquarters for the Marathon is in Monterey, 110 miles south of San Francisco, 400 miles north of Los Angeles. You can fly directly into the Monterey Regional Airport, only five minutes from downtown Monterey.
Headquarters for the Marathon is in Monterey, 120 miles south of San Francisco, 320 miles north of Los Angeles. You can fly directly into Monterey Airport, only five minutes from downtown Monterey.
Other airport options include San Jose, (70 miles away), San Francisco and Oakland (110 miles).
The Monterey Peninsula offers a wealth and variety of lodging opportunities, including our host hotels, the Portola Hotel & Spa and the Monterey Marriott.
Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay – SOLD OUT!
Please CLICK HERE to explore rates and book your room. The Portola Hotel & Spa has a two-night minimum on Friday and Saturday nights. First night room and tax will be charged on March 23, 2022. Any reservation cancelled within 48 hours prior to arrival, or no-shows, will forfeit one night’s room deposit.
Monterey Marriott – SOLD OUT!
Please CLICK HERE to explore rates and book your room. A two-night minimum stay is required: Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday. A credit card provided at time of reservation will be charged in full for all nights reserved on April 1, 2022. Cancellation must be received on or before March 31, 2021 for a full refund; after this date cancellation or reduction in room nights will not be accepted. No exceptions.
To explore and book additional lodging opportunities on the Monterey Peninsula, click here.
Marathon Tours offers a variety of travel packages including one that offers a Marathon entry.
CAMPGROUNDS & OTHER HOTELS
For campgrounds and hotels in the Big Sur area (close to the Marathon start), click HERE.
Monterey Peninsula camping, RV parks and hostel:
Veteran’s Memorial Park (camping) 831.646.3865
Marina Dunes RV Park 831.384.6914
Monterey Hostel 831.649.0375
Saddle Mountain Ranch Campground, 831.624.1617 www.carmelcamping.com