Looking for a place to stay race weekend Here you will find information on officia A Christmas Story Run Hotels.



Right in the heart of Downtown Cleveland and Public Square, this hotel is host to A Christmas Story Run! Public Square and the former Higbee’s Department Store (now Horseshoe Casino, connected to the hotel through Tower City) were actual filming locations! Hotel Cleveland is the very hotel where the cast and crew of A Christmas Story stayed during filming. While waiting at the starting line, relive the scene where the Parker Family watched the holiday parade and imagine what it would be like to slide down Santa Mountain! Special rate for Race Weekend is $159.00 per night.  You can make reservations via this unique link for A Christmas Story Run participants!

Renaissance Cleveland Hotel
24 Public Square
Cleveland, OH 44113
Phone: (216) 696-5600


They love Cleveland and they're here to help you love it as much as we do- not by only visiting what you see on travel brochures but by getting you into the neighborhoods, and showing you what makes Cleveland the best place to be in the world- it's people. They were careful to locate their Cleveland Hostel in the middle of one the most vibrant, fun and walkable neighborhoods in the city. And their rooms? They're simple, beautiful and clean. Because they know that what you value is experience, so with them you get everything you need and nothing you don't. Special rate for race weekend of 10% off when use code "RALPHIERATE"

The Cleveland Hostel

2090 W 25th St
Cleveland, OH 44113
Phone: (216) 394-0616