* Lodging info below is from 2019 and will be updated in Spring for 2020.
START - CRYSTAL RIVER
We are excited to announce that the Holiday Inn Express will be our host hotel for the start of the Florida Xtreme Triathlon. This is where you will also find packet pick-up, the mandatory pre-race meeting and Pasta Feast on Thursday, November 14th.
Holiday Inn - Crystal River, 1203 N.E. 5th Street Crystal River FL, 34428.
Room rates for 2019 are:
$105.00 per nightwith up to 4 people per room
Room rates do not include local taxes, currently 11%. Make your reservations by calling 352-563-1111 and requesting the Florida Xtreme Triathlon rate, good through October 13, 2019. We suggest arriving on Wednesday or early Thursday to relax and discover Citrus County You can swim with the manatees before the race!
END OF STAGE 1 - OCALA AREA
Stage 1 finishes on Friday, November 15th at Carney Island Preserve, near Ocklawaha. Our lodging host is Comfort Suites in the Villages at 1202 Avenida Central, The Villages, FL 32159, about 11 miles away. Call 352-259-6578 and request the Florida Xtreme Triathlon rate of $122 for double rooms. With plentiful restaurants nearby, Comfort Inn rooms all feature free wi-fi, microwaves, refrigerators and coffee makers, and they will have a limited breakfast available at 5:30 a.m. Please make your reservations by Monday, October 25th to receive the Florida Xtreme rate.
END OF STAGE 2 - GAINESVILLE AREA
Stage #2 ends at Camp Keystone near Starke, Florida. This property will be both the stage and host for our lodging on Saturday, November 16th. Hotel rooms offer you the comfort of resort accommodations with a camping theme. Each building consists of 11 rooms with two queen beds, and 1 room with one queen bed, that is ADA wheelchair accessible. All of these rooms have a full, private bath. Reservations for hotel rooms are $119 per night. Reservations can be made via contacting firstname.lastname@example.org with names of all who will be staying with you (up to 4 per room) along with e-mail for invoice/payment. Sommer Sports will invoice you via e-mail from Paypal for your $119 payment.
END OF STAGE 3 - FINISH - PALM COAST
When you finish the Florida Xtreme Triathlon on Sunday, you'll never want to leave Palm Coast and Flagler Beaches. We have 2 options for lodging after the race:
- Hammock Beach Resort is located adjacent to the finish line at 200 Ocean Crest Drive, Palm Coast. Hammock Beach Resort is one of Florida’s premier oceanfront destination resorts.