The Malibu Country Inn welcomes you to book your stay with us during Malibu’s Half Marathon! This award winning marathon and 5k run/walk takes place every November, offering the most scenic route California has to offer.
Within close walking distance to the Malibu Expo’s start and finish line off of Zuma Beach, the Malibu Country Inn is a top choice for accommodations during this event. We encourage those who plan to participate in the marathon or 5K run/walk to book your accommodations well in advance as our inn is usually sold out during this time.
Entering into its 10th year, Malibu’s Half Marathon course runs along the famous Pacific Coast Highway (PCH), which stretches 655.8 miles, 1055 km, and is longest state route in California. Offering stunning views of the Pacific coastline, the Malibu Half Marathon is simply not one to be missed!
With the Half Marathon starting and ending on the well known Zuma Beach, participants will have the opportunity to explore and discover the out and back route of the pristine Malibu coastline. The starting point is on Westwards Beach Rd. onto the PCH, where runners will eventually make a turnaround just north of San Nicolas Canyon. With scenic views, which have been featured in a variety of popular Hollywood films and commercials, this marathon attracts thousands of participants each year.
There are 6 aid stations along the course:
There will be 1 aid station:
Race Entry Includes:
The Malibu Country Inn offers a special rate for those participating in the Malibu Half Marathon & 5K Run/Walk. To take advantage of the special rates, call us today and mention that you will be participating in the run when booking your lodgings with us.
*Starts at $269 Standard room (limited availability)
Photos Courtesy of @malibumarathon Instagram Page
Image courtesy of @malibumarathon Instagram page
Calling all runners! Are you looking for that next big marathon to tackle? If so, then the Malibu Half Marathon & 5K should be next on your list. Soon to be going into its 10th year, this iconic race takes place every November drawing runners from around the globe to run the stunningly scenic landscaped paths of the Pacific Coast Highway. Runners can expect to start by jaunting down Westwards Beach Road and finishing with their feet in the crisp white sands of the famous Zuma Beach.