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Five Reasons Why You Should Make The Grand Hotel in Salem Your Home for 2018 Willamette Valley Marathon and Half Marathon
The Grand Hotel in Salem is gearing up and eager to serve the runners and spectators heading here for the Willamette Valley Marathon on May 6, 2018. This event is special because it’s a flat and fast course and offers runners at all levels the opportunity to experience downtown Salem in addition to the scenic and wild beauty along the banks of the Willamette River.
The route begins at the Oregon State Capitol and takes runners through the City of Salem to before it winds along beautifully paved pathways through the Minto Brown Island bird sanctuary. A delicious catered lunch and wine pairings await runners at the finish line along the banks of the Willamette River.
#1-You can’t beat our location.
Our hotel is ideally located in historic downtown Salem, Oregon- exceptionally convenient to the starting point at Oregon State Capitol and the finish line at Salem’s Riverfront Park! Our guests also enjoy close proximity to great restaurants and shopping in addition to the many local attractions and renowned wineries throughout the Willamette Valley.
#2-Runners (and their cheering squad) need a good night’s rest- which we will provide.
You will rest comfortably in our oversized, beautifully-appointed, and newly renovated hotel rooms and premier suites. Our room settings are arranged perfectly for travelers, small or large families and groups!
#3- Fuel up with our free complimentary breakfast.
#4-After the run, you can soak your sore muscles and relax in our indoor pool and spa.
If you didn’t score a Jacuzzi Suite, you can enjoy a post-run recovery in our sparkling clean and luxurious indoor pool and spa located on the second floor of the hotel.
#5-We are here to serve you.
Our guests frequently rave about the exceptional service they receive here at The Grand Hotel in Salem. There is a reason we have consistently earned the prestigious TripAdvisor award year after year!
Oh, you need more reasons? How about complimentary underground parking on site, fast internet access, complimentary 24-hour business center, fitness center and more?
What are you waiting for? Contact The Grand Hotel Salem at 503-540-7800 or make a reservation at 1-877-540-7800! We’ll look forward to seeing you!