Hotels

2014AMlogoSquareStay in one of our marathon & half partner hotels and you will get to enjoy the entire race experience, from start to finish, with elite athletes and other competitors all weekend long! FREE transportation to and from event when staying at a race headquarters hotel listed on this page.   

Runners must stay with one of our Asheville Marathon ‘partner hotels’ to get a shuttle ticket included with their stay. Pre-sale of shuttle tickets ended on March 12th at midnight. Purchase Shuttle Tickets at the expo on first come  basis until we run out. Runners who have pre-ordered shuttle tickets will pick these up at the ‘BILTMORE FARMS’ Expo Table. This is also where you can purchase the pre-event dinner tickets.

If you are staying at the DoubleTree, Sleep Inn, or Residence Inn, take the complimentary shuttle at the DoubleTree. When DoubleTree hotel parking lot is FULL, runners will be directed to park at the upper MAHEC parking lots above the DoubleTree Hotel. Even if your parking pass/shuttle pass says ‘DoubleTree hotel’ on it you CAN and WILL be directed to MAHEC lot when the Doubletree lot gets full on race morning.

If you are staying at the Hilton Hotel, you will also have free transportation to and from the event start/finish line via the Hilton shuttle.

If you are not staying at the race hotels but want to ride one of the shuttles, you can reserve your spot on the shuttle for $10 via online registration. You will receive your shuttle ticket at packet pick-up. Present your ticket at either the Hilton Hotel or MAHEC shuttle locations. (See more info on our Directions & Transportation page.)

DoubleTree will host the Race Expo. The Hilton Hotel will host the pre-event dinner for participants. All Partner Hotels provide complimentary transportation to and from the start/finish line at the Biltmore Estate on race day on their own shuttle buses. Take advantage of these opportunities!

 

Asheville Marathon & Half Partner Hotels

 

Race Headquarters: DoubleTree by Hilton Asheville – Biltmore

DoubleTree is hosting the race expo.Race Headquarters Asheville Marathon

115 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC  28803

Phone: 828-274-1800

biltmorefarmshotels.com

2014 Rate:  $145/single, $178/double; includes breakfast each morning and VIP shuttle to and from the race start and finish. 

Pre-event dinner at Hilton Hotel in Biltmore Park.

  • Located 2 blocks away from The Biltmore Estate entrance
  • Free shuttle transportation to and from marathon from DoubleTree
  • Heated indoor saline pool and whirlpool with retractable ceiling / Modern fitness center
  • Room Service / Full breakfast available
  • T.G.I. Friday’s restaurant and lounge on-site
  • Pet Friendly
  • High speed wireless internet / Dry cleaning and laundry services / In-Room Coffee Makers

 

Residence Inn Asheville Biltmore Hotel

701 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28803

Residence Inn Asheville Marathon Hotel Partner

Phone: 828-281-3361

biltmorefarmshotels.com

2014 Rate:  $150/single, $180/double; includes breakfast each morning,  pre-race dinner at DoubleTree, and VIP shuttle to and from the race start and finish (shuttle location nearby at DoubleTree Hotel.) 

Pre-event dinner at Hilton Hotel in Biltmore Park.

  • Located 1.4 miles (4 minute drive) away from The Biltmore Estate entrance
  • All suite hotel featuring fully-equipped kitchens, w/refrigerators microwaves, dishwashers and coffee maker
  • Full American Breakfast and evening socials / Concierge Desk, valet and grocery services
  • Indoor heated saline pool and Jacuzzi / Fitness center and sports court / Pet friendly hotel

 

Sleep Inn Biltmore

Sleep Inn Asheville Marathon Race Hotel

117 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803

Phone: 828-277-1800

biltmorefarmshotels.com

2014 Rate: $104/Single, $114/Double; includes breakfast and VIP shuttle to and from the race start and finish (shuttle location next door at DoubleTree Hotel, you can walk it.) 

  • Located 2 blocks (5 minute drive) away from The Biltmore Estate entrance
  • Pet Friendly / Access to an indoor pool
  • Free Continental Breakfast / The hotel is adjacent to TGI Friday’s

 

Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park

Pre-event Dinner at the Hilton Hotel in Biltmore Park

43 Town Square Boulevard, Asheville, NC 28803

Hilton Hotel Biltmore Asheville Marathon Race Hotel

Phone: 828-209-2700

hiltonasheville.com

2014 Rate:  $171/single, $204/double; includes breakfast each morning, pre-race dinner, and VIP shuttle to and from the race start and finish.

  • Located 12 miles (15 minute drive) away from The Biltmore Estate entrance
  • Guest rooms feature High definition flat-panel TVs with premium cable package
  • Roux, our on-site full service restaurant and lounge / Room service
  • Sensibiltities Day Spa, our on-property spa featuring all organic products
  • Modern fitness center / Indoor saline lap pool and whirlpool

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Inn on Biltmore Estate

The Inn on Biltmore Estate offers exquisite accommodations, relaxed elegance, luxurious spa services, and fine dining in the breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, North Carolina. The IOBE has been awarded Four Stars by Forbes Travel Guide, Four Diamonds by AAA, and the inn has been on Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List for seven years running. Marathon participants will need to give the code RACES if booking your room over the phone. Please visit the Biltmore Estate website to book your room online.

*Note: We will ask you to select your dinner time and shuttle location when we get closer to the event. Pre-race dinner times are selected on a first come first serve basis and the guests at the Biltmore Farms hotels have priority reservations for the pre-race dinner. Limited seating available for outside hotel guests to attend the dinner.  (pre-event dinner at Hilton Hotel in Biltmore Park)

Disclaimer, on behalf of the hotels: Failure to cancel your reservation within 72 hours prior to your arrival or failure to show on your day of arrival will result in a charge that is equal to the first night’s stay to your credit card for each room reserved.  Failing to call or show before 2:00 am after the first night of a reservation will result in cancellation of the remainder of your reservation.