Travel & Accommodations



St. Petersburg is located on Florida’s West Coast and is easily accessible by major roadways and nearby airports. Air travelers are recommended to use Tampa International Airport, a 30-minute drive from downtown St. Petersburg. All St. Anthony’s Triathlon activities are conducted in Vinoy Park along the Tampa Bay waterfront in downtown St. Petersburg. The Meek & Mighty Triathlon takes place at nearby North Shore Pool.


701 Bayshore Drive N.E.
St. Petersburg, FL 33701


From I-275 in St. Petersburg take Exit 23-A to I-375. Travel east on I-375 past St. Anthony’s Hospital into downtown St. Petersburg. Continue straight for several blocks (you’ll be on Fourth Avenue North) to Beach Drive. Turn left on Beach Drive and travel three blocks to Seventh Avenue North. Turn right on Seventh Avenue North and travel two blocks to Vinoy Park.


Street parking is available in the downtown area as well as throughout surrounding neighborhoods. There are also several public parking garages in downtown.

This link provides parking information for public lots and garages, as well as street parking.


  • TheStaybridge Suites is less than a mile from the downtown historic district. Offering free Wi-Fi, the modern apartment-style units have flat-screen TVs with premium channels, full kitchens and separate living rooms. Complimentary perks include buffet breakfast, area shuttle, evening social (some weeknights) and parking. Located at 940 Fifth Avenue South, St. Petersburg. For reservations, call (727) 821-0777.
  • The Hilton St Petersburg Bayfront is located in the heart of Downtown St. Petersburg and across the street from beautiful Tampa Bay! The hotel is within easy walking distance to bars, restaurants, and shopping all along Beach Drive and Central Ave.
  • Hyatt Place St. Petersburg is centrally located in the heart of Downtown St. Pete, just steps away from the cities best dining, shopping, and entertainment! Our modernly designed 175 room hotel features spacious guest rooms, large meeting space, “HYbar” craft cocktail lounge, rooftop heated pool and upscale fitness center.
  • The Exchange Hotel is located in the Downtown Historic District. As you stroll along the bay, athletes will enjoy the sights and sounds of shops, outdoor restaurants and pubs.
    Hotel amenities include complimentary WIFI, Pool and Hotel Bar Restaurant Opened daily starting at 3pm (Brunch on Saturday & Sunday). Booking dates start on April 27th and continue to the 30th. Click here to book online using our special rate or contact the hotel directly at 727-822-4814.


Planning to bring your own cheer squad to the race? There are plenty of places along the course where your loved ones can see you in action. Check out the course maps to find easily accessible spots along the way. Please keep in mind that many roads will be closed to traffic during the race. And of course, they'll want to meet you at the finish line to celebrate your finish!

FLYING with your bike

TriBike Transport (TBT) provides trusted, economical, trouble-free service to your race. Reserve your space today for premium bike transport.

• Fully Assembled Bike Transport: The original Fully Assembled Bike Transport service for cyclists and triathletes. For an additional fee, TBT will take your wheel bag and a gear bag, too.

  • Pack and Ship Bike Transport: TBT offers Pack and Ship service to athletes living in areas that TBT trucks just can’t get to. You’re only responsible for disassemble and boxing your bike for outbound shipping and then reassembling once your bike is returned home. TBT will handle the rest.
  • Valet Service*: Take the night off and use TBT’s optional Valet Service. Whether you shipped your bike with TBT or not, TBT will pick up your bike and bags (bike and run) from the transition area after your race. There are two unique services to choose from:
  • Next Day Valet*: Stop by TBT’s corral the day after the race for your pedals and bags (and bike too, if you’ve got your own transportation).
  • Finish & Fly*: Leave it to TBT to pack your bags in a gorgeous TBT duffle and ship it home with your bike. The duffle is yours to keep.

*Available at select races

All fully assembled transports include $1,000 of declared value, with an option to purchase additional coverage. Pack and ship transports include an option to purchase coverage. Travel light with TBT.

For more information and to find a partner shop near you, visit the TriBike Transport website.


Make your race day even more special with the VIP treatment. All of our VIP racers get:

• 1 Included Race Entry
• Early VIP Wave Start following the Pros & Elites
• One Parking Pass
• One Hospitality Tent Pass (additional passes sold separately)
• Scoring in the VIP Division

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