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LODGING

The following hotels are offering reduced rates to runners participating in the 2018 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon.  Rooms rates apply to Friday, April 27, 2018, and Saturday, April 28, 2018.  Space is limited.  Book your room today!

*  Rates are excluding taxes and fees (currently 14.625%).

 

Start Line:  

Monmouth Park Race Track

175 Oceanport Ave

Oceanport NJ 07757

Finish Line:

Ocean Promenade

100 Ocean Ave

Long Branch NJ 07740

 

HOTELS

(1) Ocean Place Resort & Spa

1 Ocean Blvd

Long Branch NJ 07740

Friday:  $199

Saturday:  $299

*Two night minimum. Does not include taxes and fees

Features free parking. Sits on the beach at the Great Lawn on Ocean Promenade in Long Branch

To book by Phone:  800 411 6493

To book online: Book

 

(2)  Marriott Courtyard- Red Bank

245 Half Mile Rd

Red Bank NJ 07701

 

Distance from start line: 6.1 miles

Distance from finish line: 8.3 miles

 

King:  $219.00*

Double Queen:  $229.00*

 

To book by phone:  (800) 647-7538.  Reference 2018 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon.

To book online:  2018 NJ Marathon-RB

Cutoff date:  Friday, April 6, 2018

 

Amenities:  Grab & Go breakfast race morning included for runners; 4:00PM late checkout will be accommodated to the hotel's best ability; Free wifi; Indoor swimming pool; Fitness center; and Complimentary onsite parking.

 

(3)  Marriott Courtyard- Tinton Falls

600 Hope Rd

Tinton Falls NJ 07724

 

Distance from start line: 4.6 miles

Distance from finish line: 6.3 miles

 

King:  $219.00*

Double Queen:  $229.00*

 

To book by phone:  (800) 647-7561.  Reference 2018 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon.

To book online:  2018 NJ Marathon-TF

Cutoff date:  Friday, April 6, 2018

 

Amenities:  Grab & Go breakfast race morning included for runners; 4:00PM late checkout will be accommodated to the hotel's best ability; Free wifi; Indoor swimming pool; Fitness center; and Complimentary onsite parking. 

 

(4)  Sheraton- Eatontown

6 Industrial Way East

Eatontown, NJ 07724

Distance to start line: 3.9 miles

Distance to finish line: 5.1 miles
 

King:  $249.00*

Double Queen:  $249.00*

To book by phone:  (732) 542-6500.  Reference 2018 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon.

To book online:  www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1711083944&key=233ACD9

Cutoff date:  Monday, March 26, 2018

 

Amenities:  Complimentary wifi; Guaranteed late checkout at 1:00PM on Sunday; Complimentary parking; Fitness center; and Business center.

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GETTING THERE

START & EXPO LOCATION: Monmouth Park Racetrack. 175 Oceanport Ave, Oceanport, NJ 07757

FINISH LINE LOCATION: Long Branch Boardwalk at Pier Village (Near: 100 Ocean Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740)

RACE-DAY PARKING

Saturday - 4/28: 5K and Kids races:

* Free parking is available in the Seven Presidents Park lot – first come / first served.  

Sunday - 4/29: Half, Full and Marathon Relay: 

* Start area parking is in the lots of Monmouth Park Race Track and is FREE in 2018

* ADA will be marked and require a handicap sticker

* Lots open at 5:00 am on Sunday, April 29 (race day morning). We recommend arriving at least 90 minutes prior to race start.

* Finish Area parking for athletes and spectators is located at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park in Long Branch (about .25 miles from the finish line) and is available as an add-on purchase. 

* Finish Area parking tickets must be pre-purchased online for $15 and must be presented upon entering into the lot. Tickets can be purchased here (price info will display after you fill out your information).

* Driving directions to finish area parking lot from the Garden State Parkway:

Get off at Exit 109

Newman Spring Road – East

South on Broad St.

East on White Road

North on Branch Ave.

East on Rumson Road

South on 36 / Ocean Blvd.

Entrance to Seven Presidents Park will be on your left

RACE MORNING SHUTTLES

* There will be FREE shuttle bus services available for the following:

> Between the start area and near the finish area

> The start area to the relay transition area

> The relay transition area to the finish area

> The finish area to the start area (after the race only)

NYC BUS

Cost:  $30 (includes Race Day Packet Pick Up)

Pick Up Location:  NYC - Javits Center (34th Street, between 11th & 12th Aves)

Buses depart at 5:00AM

Follow the instructions here to register (Option will appear after you complete your info)

Note: 

Signup for this service is only available online at a cost of $25 per person. There will be no purchase available on site or at the expo. The bus is for athletes, supporters, volunteers and race staff ONLY. Tickets purchased online will be emailed the week before the race and must be presented to get on the bus.

**Also note, this is a one-way bus. To return home you should plan to use one of the normally scheduled trains that depart from Long Branch station (within walking distance from the finish line, about .7 of a mile) at six minutes past every hour (12:06, 1:06, etc.).