Travel & Hotels


Discounted rates at Sponsor Hotels have been negotiated by EventConnect exclusively for participants fo the Metro Health Grand Rapids Marathon. EventConnect has worked closely with the local hotels to provide the best available rates, amenities and service.

To maintain the quality of your event experience, book your hotel from the EventConnect Platform.


Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown

$139 + tax *discounted rate is good until 9/21/21

Click here to book online with code MET

Call 616.235.7611 and ask for Metro Health GR Marathon rate


Homewood Suites Downtown Grand Rapids

$169 + tax *discounted rate is good until 9/1/21

Click here to book online with code MGH

Call 616.451.2300 and ask for Metro Health GR Marathon rate


Residence Inn Grand Rapids Downtown

$159+tax*  for Studio King Suite (*discounted rate is good until 9/15/21)

Click here to  book online or call 616-776-5905



More hotels can be found by searching for “Hotels near 475 Lake Michigan Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI”

“You can reach me by railway, you can reach me by trailway
You can reach me on an airplane, you can reach me with your mind
You can reach me by caravan, cross the desert like an Arab man
I don’t care how you get here, just get here if you can”  (lyrics by Brenda Russell)

  • Airplane Fly into Gerald R Ford Airport (GRR)
  • Drive a car — we’re only 3 hours from Chicago or Detroit.
  • Boat Take the ferry across Lake Michigan from Milwaukee.
  • Train Take Amtrak to downtown Grand Rapids.
  • Bus Take Greyhound, and leave the driving to them.