Rocket City Marathon Lodging

Official Race Headquarters:

The Embassy Suites – 800 Monroe Street – Closest hotel to the race start and finish. The Embassy Suites is a brand new hotel directly across the street from the Holiday Inn. The room rate is $119 per suite. This hotel is 0.2 miles from the race. It is the responsibility of the registered guest/race participant to make prior arrangements for late checkout. This is not the responsibility of the race.

SpringHill Suites Huntsville Downtown The next closest hotel to the race start and finish. The hotel is just a short walking distance to the Von Braun Center. The room rate is $115 per suite. This hotel is 0.3 miles from the race.
Constellation Dr, Huntsville, AL 35801.
Phone:(800) 627-7468 or 1-866-460-7456

Official Supporting Hotels:

Country Inn & Suites – 4880 University Drive. Free continental breakfast at 6 am, free local calls, and a laundry center. They will offer race shuttle to/from race (as well as airport shuttle.) This hotel is 4.7 miles from the race. Call 256-837-4070 or 800-456-4000 for reservations. $82/night.

Holiday Inn Express Huntsville West welcomes the Rocket City Marathon. We are happy to offer a special rate of $89 plus tax. The hotel is 2 years old and has 109 rooms on four floors and is a 100% non-smoking facility. The hotel’s guest scores are in the top 5 hotels in the country.

The breakfast bar will open at 5 a.m. on Saturday, race day and remain open till noon.
We offer race day transportation which will be provide to/from the race.

We provide our wonderful breakfast bar open from 6 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Monday-Friday and until 10:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The breakfast bar seats 52 people there is always an attendant on hand for any special requests. We serve one hot meat item: ham, bacon, sausage patties or sausage links and one hot egg item: scrambled eggs, cheese omelets, or Denver omelets. We serve the following everyday: sausage gravy and biscuits, fresh pancakes, muffins, Danish, assorted breads and bagels, whole fresh fruit, fruit juices, two hot cereals, four cold cereals, boiled eggs, yogurt, assorted coffees, teas and hot chocolate.
We offer race day transportation will be provide to/from the race.

The hotel has an over-sized workout facility, outdoor pool, complimentary wired and wireless Internet, business center, free parking, and microwave and refrigerator in every room.

We are located at the corner of University Drive and Jeff Road. There is a new Kroger with Starbucks, a Texas Roadhouse restaurant, Buffalo Wild Wings, El Omecca, Four Leaves (Asian restaurant) all within walking distance of the hotel.

The hotel information is as follows:
Holiday Inn Express
2600 Old Fairway Road
Huntsville, AL 3586
Telephone: 256-837-7171
Please call the hotel at 256-837-7171 to confirm your reservation today.

Holiday Inn at Research Park – 5903 University Drive. Exercise room, live band, free internet, Shuttle to airport and race hotel. Late check out available. This hotel is 5.3 miles from the race. Call 256-830-0600 or 800-845-7275 for reservations. $82/night

Country Inn & Suites – 4880 University Drive. Free continental breakfast at 6 am, free local calls, and a laundry center. They will offer race shuttle to/from race (as well as airport shuttle.) This hotel is 4.7 miles from the race. Call 256-837-4070 or 800-456-4000 for reservations.

Best Western Plus – 9035 Madison Blvd. Madison, AL off I-565. There are free local calls, high speed internet, and a fitness center. There is no race day shuttle; only shuttle available is within a 5 mile radius of hotel. There is a 2:00 pm late checkout upon availability. This hotel is 11.9 miles from the race. Call 256-772-7170 for reservations. $75/night

Suburban Extended Stay Hotel of Huntsville – 1565 The Boardwalk. There is a 2 pm check out. Note: This hotel operates on a weekly stay basis. This hotel is 4.8 miles from race. Call 256-830-2434 for reservations and room rates.

Hilton Garden Inn– 4801 Governors House Drive. Garden Inn is conveniently located in Huntsville, just off I-565 at exit 15. The hotel cannot shuttle to the race. This hotel is 4.2 miles from race. Call 256-430-1778 or 1-877-STAY-HGI for reservations. $89/night

Bevill Conference Center and Hotel – 550 Sparkman Drive at University of Alabama in Huntsville. They will offer at a discounted rate if group is checking out a block of rooms – call for more information. Continental breakfast at 6 am on Saturday. Shuttle to and from airport on Friday until 2 pm. This hotel is 4.1 miles from race. Call (256) 721-9428 for room rates.

*** Please check with your hotel regarding shuttle information and late check out!!! Also, mention the Rocket City Marathon when calling to ensure you will be getting the discounted rates! Rates subject to change without notice!***