Every year, thousands of runners from all over the country flock to Fort Collins for the annual Colorado Marathon to run this coveted downhill course along the Poudre River. With so much to see and do in one of the most popular towns in the state, you’ll want to make sure you have a comfortable place to stay while you’re in town. We’ve partnered with four of the best places to stay during marathon weekend offering discounted lodging rates to our participants. Take a peek below and book your stay at one of our affiliated hotels through the Colorado Marathon for the upcoming race!
Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Collins
The Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Collins offers great amenities such as free parking, a free hot breakfast, free wifi, and an indoor pool — perfect for unwinding after a long day of running. The rooms are all spacious suites, and they even offer pet-friendly rooms. With nearby restaurants, coffee shops, and attractions within walking distance, you won’t be short of things to do during your stay. There are lots of parks and trails nearby, and Old Town Fort Collins is only a few minutes’ drive from the hotel. Book your room directly through our site for a sweet group discount!
Residence Inn Fort Collins
The Residence Inn Fort Collins offers oversized suites with full kitchens, free wifi, and a fitness center. Participants can enjoy stellar group rates at this great hotel, which is located a few minutes south of Old Town Fort Collins. There are plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, grocery stores, and shopping centers nearby. With several parks and trails within walking or biking distance — and an onsite indoor pool — this is an excellent place for families and big groups to stay during race weekend. Book your stay today!
The Elizabeth Hotel
If you want to stay in Fort Collins in style, move the Elizabeth Hotel to the top of your list. This 4-star hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Old Town near the Square just a few blocks from Highway 287, which takes you to the Poudre Canyon. It’s the closest location to the bus pickup location as well as the finish line. Surrounded by exceptional dining and located just minutes from some of Fort Collins’ most cherished breweries, this hotel places you at the center hub of downtown life.
Amenities include onsite parking, a fitness center, a convenience store, and fine dining at The Emporium, which offers dine-in and grab-and-go options. One of the coolest features of the Elizabeth is its rooftop lounge where guests can relax after a long day of running or sightseeing around Fort Collins. Book online through our website to get the special Colorado Marathon rate.
Best Western University Inn
If you’re sticking to a budget and simply want somewhere to rest your bones after the race, the Best Western University Inn is a great option for you. This motel is located on College Avenue across from the Colorado State University Campus and is within walking distance of a number of parks, restaurants, shops, coffee shops, and pubs. You’ll enjoy a discounted group rate through the Colorado Marathon, and your stay includes complimentary breakfasts and free internet access. There’s even a big indoor pool and hot tub to relax in after the race.
Whether you’re looking for fancier accommodations or just somewhere comfortable enough to crash after a long run — Fort Collins has it all! From cozy inns near Old Town Square to luxurious hotels offering amazing amenities close by, you can rest assured that there’s something here that will suit your needs perfectly! So don’t hesitate to start planning your stay for the Colorado Marathon to ensure you get the best rates at the place you want to stay. And if you haven’t registered for the upcoming race, be sure to register soon before the next price increase to secure your spot. See you on race day!
Please Note: This inn is not a Colorado Marathon affiliate, so there’s no discounted rate. But if you’re looking for something a little cozier yet luxurious, the Edwards House is a historic boutique inn just steps away from Downtown Fort Collins. This recently renovated inn is situated in a Victorian mansion built in 1904, beaming with beauty, history, and elegance. The inn is also a short jaunt away from the bus pickup location and finish line. The Edwards House offers great complimentary amenities such as breakfast, bike rentals, and high-speed internet, as well as free parking. This is the place to stay if you’re interested in local history, turn-of-the-century architecture, and a low-key atmosphere.
Whether you’re looking for fancier accommodations or just somewhere comfortable enough to crash after a long run — Fort Collins has it all! From spacious family-friendly suites to luxurious hotels just steps away from Old Town Square, you can rest assured that there’s something here that will suit your needs perfectly during race weekend! So don’t hesitate to start planning your stay for the Colorado Marathon to ensure you can take advantage of our awesome discounted rates at the place you want to stay. Learn more about our affiliated hotels, and if you haven’t registered for the upcoming race, be sure to register soon before the next price increase to secure your spot. See you on race day!