Book through the reservation link below for our special negotiated rate. Special offers are not available booking directly with the hotel.

Below are the dates which each hotel will be releasing their reserved room blocks to the public. Book Now before they’re gone!

The Sarasota Half Music Marathon is proud to partner with HBC Event Travel Services, a travel/booking agency with a nationwide reputation for excellence in managing travel for sports events.  HBC Event Travel Services provides an easy way for you to book your hotel rooms with our partnered hotels at the best rates.  These rates are always the same, if not lower than, their best available rate and usually includes breakfast for your team.




Please call HBC Event Travel Services at (505) 346-0522 if you have any questions and/or have any special hotel requests.

Local Airport

Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) is located at US 41 and University Parkway, just three miles north of the race start.

Distance from other major Florida cities:

  • Miami: Hola! 233 mile (4 hour drive time)
  • Orlando: 129 miles (2 hour drive with Mickey)
  • Tampa: 57 miles (1 hour drive)
  • Ft. Myers: 71 miles (1 hour 15 minute drive)
  • Nebraska: 3 days (turn on the radio)

Visit Sarasota

Best beach in America three years running. Great sun, cycling, paddling, scrumptious restaurants, wonderful music scene, fun clubs, fabulous hotels, family friendly, lots for the kids to do…your perfect destination race. For more information go to Visit Sarasota. We wouldn’t steer you wrong. We live here.

Race Day Weather

Beautiful, sunny, clear, cool, comfy – great place to run!  60’s at the start, 70’s by the finish.