Embassy Suites by Hilton Rockford Riverfront


Embassy Suites by Hilton Rockford Riverfront is ideally situated just 0.3 miles from the IRONMAN 70.3 Expo, transition and Finish line, making it the perfect choice for athletes looking for convenient and quick access to all the action. This prime location allows participants to maximise their rest and preparation time without the stress of early commutes.

The hotel boasts a variety of amenities designed to cater to the needs of athletes, including a 24-hour front desk, a fully-equipped fitness centre, an indoor pool and a hot tub for post-race relaxation.  Guests can also enjoy a daily delicious, athlete-friendly, hot buffet breakfast included with their stay, ensuring a nutritious start to their day.  Additionally, the on-site restaurant provides convenient dining options for all meals.

All rooms here are suites, with a living area and bedroom, designed for comfort and convenience.  Each suite features a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a safety deposit box, as well as a fridge, perfect for storing energy drinks and snacks.  Suites come with either 1 king bed or 2 queen beds, providing a restful night’s sleep before the big event.  They also have  a pull out sofa bed in the living area, making it a perfect option for families or groups of friends.



  • Official IRONMAN race hotel so will have a great atmosphere over race weekend
  • Closest hotel to both swim start and finish
  • Breakfast included
  • Spacious suites that sleep up to 6 people



Beyond the hotel, guests can explore a variety of local attractions. Main Street’s shops and restaurants are within a half-mile, offering plenty of options for dining and leisure. For family-friendly activities, the Discovery Centre Museum is just a mile away, and the beautiful Anderson Japanese Gardens are three miles from the hotel. For those looking to enjoy some water fun, Magic Waters Waterpark is less than 10 miles away, and the Chicago Rockford International Airport is conveniently located just 4 miles from the hotel.

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