Official Host Hotels
If you are looking for a place to stay near the start and finish of the Equinox Marathon, look no farther than the official host hotels:
The Best Western Plus Chena River Lodge on Airport Way, just across from Fred Meyer West. They have 10 rooms blocked off for the dates of September 20 to 23, for just $75/night. Call (907) 328-3500 to make a reservation – and tell them you are here for the Equinox Marathon to get the special rate.
Sophie Station is on the west side of town on University Avenue, near Fred Meyer West. $75+tax per night. These are suites with full kitchens, so great for racers that want to cook their own food the day before and on race morning. Call (800) 528-4916 to make a reservation.
Pikes Waterfront Lodge is providing a 10-room block (which they will grow if they need to) at $72 per night, plus 8% tax for Wednesday through Sunday nights—September 19-22, 2019. They will provide a complimentary spaghetti dinner for Equinox guests on Friday the 20th from 6pm-8pm (spaghetti, salad, garlic bread). Call (877) 774-2400 or (907) 456-4500 for a reservation.