Hotels and Travel
Runners from all 50 states and more than 20 countries travel to north Florida’s coast each year to experience DONNA Marathon Weekend. Whether you’re traveling nationally, internationally, or driving in from the surrounding Jacksonville area, we encourage you to book your airfare and hotel rooms well in advance of Marathon weekend. Be sure to take advantage of special offers and rates from our amazing partners. Please reference DONNA when making all travel arrangements to ensure you get the best deals!
We encourage everyone to extend your stay and experience Jacksonville and Florida’s Historic Coast.
2019 HOST HOTEL
SAWGRASS MARRIOTT GOLF RESORT & SPA
DONNA welcomes back host hotel Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in 2019. Located in Ponte Vedra Beach, the warm and welcoming resort features newly renovated guest rooms and spacious one-and-two bedroom villas with kitchenettes — perfect for athletes traveling alone or with friends and families.
In honor of DONNA Marathon Weekend, the resort will provide special perks for participants and their guests all weekend long. Registered runners and their families can receive exclusive room rates and specialty spa packages offering massage services and body treatments tailored just for runners. Other athlete-approved benefits include a health-conscious culinary team providing excellent indoor and outdoor dining options pre and post run, and an abundance of relaxation opportunities with four pools and Cabana Beach Club access, just a quick complimentary shuttle ride away.
Reservations can also be made by calling 800-457-4653 and mentioning that you are part of DONNA Marathon Weekend.
2019 JACKSONVILLE preferred HOTEL
SHERATON JACKSONVILLE HOTEL
Enjoy comfort and convenience at the Sheraton Jacksonville Hotel, located in the lively Deerwood Park area just minutes away from business centers and attractions. Settle into your modern, well-appointed guest room and enjoy elevated perks like complimentary Wi-Fi access and our Sheraton Signature Bed. Benefit from our proximity to local points of interest like the St. Johns Town Center or spend a day soaking up the sun on Jacksonville’s pristine beaches. We’re also a short drive away from the lively shops, bars and restaurants of downtown Jacksonville.
Other Area Hotels
Whether you seek upscale resort settings, luxury downtown hotels, or oceanside r +r, Jacksonville has lodging options for a great nights sleep before the big race day! Stay in the heart of the race! Check out our exclusive Beach Hotel offers to book your race weekend accommodations »