Vineman Monte Rio Ironman 70.3 Vineman Full Vineman Barb's Race Vineman Aquabike

Travel & Accomodations

Air Travel - Those traveling by air can fly into the following airports:
Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa (two miles from Windsor High School (location of T2, expo and finish line) The Sonoma County Airport is serviced by Alaska Air which has direct flights from Portland, Seattle, Los Angeles and San Diego, as well as connecting service from other parts of the U.S. 
Oakland International Airport  (77 miles from Windsor and Windsor High School)

San Francisco International Airport (77 miles from Windsor and Windsor High School)

Other airport options, though a bit farther away, would be Sacramento International Airport (SMF) which is approximately 115 miles from Windsor, and San Jose International Airport (SJC) which is 105 miles from Windsor.

Airport Shuttles -
If you need transportation from the airport to Santa Rosa, please look into Sonoma County Airport Express They have buses that leave from both the San Francisco and Oakland airports.



Sonoma County is a popular destination during the summer months and there are other events taking place on the same weekends as the Vineman races, so please book your accomodations as soon as possible to guarantee the hotel and rooms that you want.

With regard to the best locations, we advise staying in Windsor, Northern Santa Rosa, Healdsburg, or Guerneville.

We will be adding more hotels as room blocks are confirmed.

Courtyard by Marriott Santa Rosa 
For questions, please call 1-800-359-7094

Flamingo Conference Resort and Spa  Discounted rate is valid for the nights of 7/9, 7/10, 7/11 and 7/12.

Fountaingrove Inn Hotel & Conference Center

Hilton Sonoma Wine Country  The discounted rate is valid for the nights of 7/10, 7/11 and 7/12. Use  discount code VRB during registration.

Hotel La Rose To receive the discounted rate, valid for the nights of 7/10,11 and 12, call the hotel directly at 707-579-3200. Use code VINEMAN. This is a smaller hotel located in Santa Rosa's historic Railroad Square. Discounted rates are $189/night for the 7/12 weekend of Ironman 70.3 Vineman.

Motel 6 Santa Rosa North  OR   Motel 6 Santa Rosa South 
Discounted rate of $93.99 available for the nights of 7/11 & 7/12 at both Motel 6 locations.

Johnson's Beach A variety of accommodations are available, including a 3br, 2bath house, rustic cabins (some with kitchenettes) and camping.

For other lodging options please go to: or

For lodging in Guerneville and the surrounding area, go to: or

Vineman has established reduced group rates and room blocks at the above facilities to assist in your lodging needs for our events. Any commission or rebate received will go towards race-related lodging costs associated with our events.


For those looking for camping options in the area, go to:  (this is the swim venue for IRONMAN 70.3 Vineman)

Just a reminder that the finish line/T2 and packet pickup are in Windsor and the closest towns are Healdsburg and Santa Rosa. The swim start is in Guerneville and the closest towns are Forestville and Monte Rio.

 Vineman Charities

La Crema


Echelon 2

 Gu Energy

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Clif Bar



Johnson's Beach