Free OC Marathon Shuttle


The Costa Mesa Conference and Visitor Bureau is pleased to provide “complimentary race day shuttles” to and from the race for participants with confirmed reservations booked through this website, only at a Costa Mesa Hotel listed below.


The Costa Mesa Hotels will provide wrist bands for shuttle transportation for up to 2 guests per booked room. Shuttle schedule will be provided upon check in. There will be ONE departure time to the start line of each race. There will be several pick up times from the finish line of the race back to your hotel.

To reserve your spot on the shuttle you must: a) First, reserve a room at a participating OC Marathon Costa Mesa hotel listed below and b) complete the shuttle sign-up form no later than April 25, 2014.  If you do not complete the shuttle sign-up form, you will not receive a wrist band for shuttle transportation and you will need to make your own arrangements.


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Hotels in the OC

Looking for a place to stay during our 10th Anniversary Event weekend?

The OC Marathon has partnered with preferred event hotels in Newport Beach and Costa Mesa hotels to offer a Special Rate for those requesting the “OC Marathon” room block. This is an opportunity be welcomed as a marathon guest, enjoy amenities tailored specifically to your needs during the OC Marathon weekend and to stay with fellow runners. Make sure you mention OC MARATHON 2014 when you reserve your room.

Official Headquarter Hotels

Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa

Official Finish Line Hotel” Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service to the start and back from the finish. Rates starting at $114.00 Single/Dbl.

  • Start Line:    5.90 miles
  • Finish Line:  1.85 Miles
  • Mention "OCMARATHON 2014" for best pricing!

3050 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA. 
800-445-8667



Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa

Official Start Line Hotel.” Walk to the start. Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service back after the race.  Rates starting at $189.00 Single/Dbl.

  • Start Line:    .01 miles
  • Finish Line:  5.30 Miles
  • Two Night Minimum

900 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach CA. 
800-228-9290


Additional Hotel Partners

Avenue of the Arts Wyndham Hotel

Indulge in luxury comforts at OC’s newest boutique hotel at Mile 16 of the marathon course and in the Arts District. Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service to the start and back from the finish. Rates starting at $135.00.

  • Start Line:    6.75 miles
  • Finish Line:  2.75 Miles

3350 Avenue of the Arts
Costa Mesa, CA
855-335-0283


Ayres Hotel & Suites – Costa Mesa/Newport Beach

Discover the comforts of home with the elegance of a European-styled hotel. Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service to the start and back from the finish. Rates starting at $99.00.

  • Start Line:    5.60 miles
  • Finish Line:  1.60 Miles

325 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA
714-549-0300


Best Western Plus

Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service to the start; walk home when you are finished. Rates starting at $129.99.

  • Start Line:    6.6 miles
  • Finish Line:  0.3 Miles

2642 Newport Boulevard
Costa Mesa, CA
949/650-3020


Costa Mesa Marriott

Enjoy comfort and convenience at the luxurious Costa Mesa Marriott Hotel in the Arts District. Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service back after the race. Rates starting at $129.00 Deluxe Suite

  • Start Line:    6.65 miles
  • Finish Line:  2.70 Miles

500 Anton Boulevard
Costa Mesa, CA
714-957-1100


Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa

Located in the heart of Costa Mesa, The Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa has everything you need for a successful stay. Deluxe accommodations, a modern boutique style lobby, a very cool restaurant and lounge along with complimentary coach shuttle service to and from the race. *Complimentary hotel parking

  • Start Line:    5.75 miles
  • Finish Line:  1.70 Miles

3131 S Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Costa Mesa, CA
(714) 557-3000


Holiday Inn Express

At Holiday Inn Express & Suites Costa Mesa Hotel near Newport Beach, we understand the importance of all the little details that can turn a standard hotel stay into a spectacular lodging experience.

  • Start Line:    5.00 miles
  • Finish Line:  1.80 Miles

2070 Newport Blvd
Costa Mesa, CA
949-631-6000


Hyatt Regency Newport Beach

Experience a wonderful, newly renovated Bayside Resort in Newport Beach and walk to the start line of the marathon just over a mile away. Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service back after the race. Rates: Starting at $155.00 Single/Dbl.

  • Start Line:    1.15 miles
  • Finish Line:  5.40 Miles
  • Mention "OCMARATHON" for best rates!

1107 Jamboree Road
Newport Beach, CA
888-421-1442


Island Hotel

Island Hotel Newport Beach is located steps from the start line. Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service back after the race.  As a guest of the OC Marathon, The Spa offers a $99.00 Post-Marathon Traditional Massage and Food and Beverage outlets offer a $30 per person prie fixe menu, which features a Carb-O-Load Dinner and Sunday Breakfast.

  • Start Line:   .01 miles
  • Finish Line:  5.30 Miles

690 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA
888-321-4752


Newport Beach Marriott Bayview

Located near the John Wayne Airport, this luxurious all-suite hotel overlooks the Upper Newport Back Bay Reserve. Complimentary, air conditioned coach shuttle service back after the race. Rates starting at $179.00 Single/Dbl

  • Start Line:    3.20 miles
  • Finish Line:  2.45 Miles
  • Two Night Minimum
  • Mention "ommomma" for best rates!

500 Bayview Circle
Newport Beach, CA
800-627-7468


Ramada Inn and Suites

Find your piece of paradise at our modern Ramada Costa Mesa / Newport Beach hotel, located just off the Pacific Coast Highway. Complimentary shuttle service to expos and On-The-Run breakfast bags for all racers on the morning of the marathon. Rates starting at $85.00 Single/Dbl. Rates starting at $139.00 Single/Dbl

  • Start Line:    4.10 miles
  • Finish Line:  2.60 Miles
  • Mention "OC MARATHON 2014" for best rates!

1680 Superior Ave
Costa Mesa, CA
1-800-370-1233


Residence Inn

The Residence Inn Costa Mesa, California hotel is located in the heart of Orange County near beautiful Newport Beach. Just blocks from South Coast Plaza shopping Mecca and John Wayne Airport. Enjoy a free hot breakfast buffet to start off the morning, complimentary parking and free in-room wireless Internet access to keep you connected.

  • Start Line:    5.40 miles
  • Finish Line:  3.20 Miles

881 Baker Street
Costa Mesa, CA
(714) 241-8800


Westin South Coast Plaza

At the Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa Hotel, discover the culture, glamor, and excitement of Southern California. Your rate includes a Grab and Go breakfast on Marathon morning including Bagel and Cream Cheese and Powerade. Located at Mile 16.25 of the OC Marathon route. Rates starting at $139.00 Single/Dbl

  • Start Line:    6.15 miles
  • Finish Line:  2.20 Miles

686 Anton Boulevard
Costa Mesa, CA
888-627-7213