Marathon Tours & Travel has been contacted by the MetroWest Visitors Bureau with details regarding excellent rates for individuals looking to stay outside of the Boston Area. If you are still in need of a room reservation for the 2014 Boston Marathon and want an excellent rate – the city of Marlborough is offering discounted rates for rooms booked over marathon weekend with a minimum night stay of 2 nights.
The hotels are offering shuttle service on Saturday leaving Marlborough at 9am and 4pm, and a return trip from Boston at 4pm. Shuttle service on Sunday will be available leaving Marlborough at 9am and 4pm, with return trips from Boston between 4pm-8:30pm. These transfers will be for runners friends and family to travel into Boston to visit the Boston Marathon Expo at the Hynes Convention Center. The drop-off and pick-up point will be the same – the location is still TBD. Each hotel with have an information sheet with the location upon your arrival.
These hotels will also bring runners to Hopkinton State Park on Monday, April 21st between the hours of 6:00AM and 9:00AM. Shuttle service will also be available for runners only at the end of the race. Runners will board the B.A.A. organized buses at the finish line to Hopkinton State Park where the Marlborough Hotels will arrange transfer shuttles back to the hotel. This shuttle service will be operated on set hours. Families, Spectators and Guests will be able to take the commuter rail (www.mbta.com) on the Framingham/Worcester Commuter line back to Southborough station where they can call for shuttle bus pick up. The shuttle bus will rotate or the shuttle bus will pick up runners when a call is made.
Please contact the following hotels located in Marlborough, MA to book your hotel room today. Please use the code Marathon Tours to secure these rates and package offers. Once you book your hotel reservation, you can contact Alyssa MacPherson at firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your transfer times on Saturday and Sunday. Marlborough hotels will guarantee transfers for reservations made by April 1. After that time they cannot guarantee transfer service.
Type of breakfast Included
Distance to 700 Boylston (Miles)
Phone for Reservations
Code: Marathon Tours
Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel
Cold Continental Breakfast
Courtyard Boston Marlborough
None. Breakfast available for purchase.
Embassy Suites Marlborough
Yes, hot cooked to order
Hampton Inn Boston-Marlborough
Hot Breakfast Buffet
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Marlborough
Hot breakfast buffet.
Residence Inn Boston Marlborough
Hot Breakfast Buffet