Accommodations and Travel


Ottawa is very fortunate in that most of the hotels are walking distance to and from the start and finish lines. The Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend uses HTG Sports Services to provide hotel bookings for all of our visitors. Click here for a list of hotels.

HTG has negotiated special rates with the following hotels. If a hotel is indicating that it is sold out of the dates requested, we recommend contacting the hotel directly. There may still be rooms available that have not been included in our special rate block.


Run Ottawa is also excited to be partnering with StayBillety, a brand new peer-to-peer accommodation service with a focus on providing accommodations for sporting events. With StayBillety, runners travelling to Ottawa will be able to find affordable lodging with those in the community – what better way to have a true Ottawa experience?!

From StayBillety
StayBillety is an international affordable, online accommodation service connecting like-minded guests and hosts. Celebrating community with its unique affinity-based affiliate model, StayBillety is also a social enterprise whose business supports charitable organizations. With StayBillety, guests traveling for concerts, commencements or competitions connect with enterprising hosts who share their common interests.

All guests can indicate their association with Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend by using the promo code OTTMAR16; Hosts can post their properties; runners can search for accommodations and also post detailed accommodation requests.

Win with StayBillety! A $100 StayBillety credit will be drawn randomly from the first 200 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon bookings made through the site. Hosts and guests will be entered to win. is an exciting new Canadian start up. The site is currently only available in English.

Find Ottawa locations for Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend

Have questions?  Email:  mailto:[email protected] Ph:  416-931-6553    Twitter:  @StayBillety


Porter Airlines is proud to offer a 15% discount on available base fares (with the exception of the lowest class fare during a public seat sale) for travel to and from the 2016 Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend. The discounted fares are available for booking from September 9, 2015 to June 1, 2016 and available for travel:

Location:   Dates of Travel:
From: Anywhere in Canada or US To: Ottawa From: 05/25/2016 To: 05/29/2016
From: Ottawa To: Anywhere in Canada or US From: 05/28/2016 To: 06/01/2016

Please book online at or through your travel agent using promo code ORW16.

Porter offers complimentary in-flight snacks and beverages (including beer and wine), GatePorter service for carry-on and access to the Porter Lounge in Toronto and Ottawa, where free Wi-Fi and comfortable, leather seating is available.

The promo code is intended for use by conference attendees and organizers and is not meant for distribution outside of authorized channels. Porter’s fare rules and conditions apply. For any questions regarding Porter’s services or any pre-travel concerns, contact us at 1-888-619-8622.