The most exhilarating motorsports event of the year is almost here! Held every year over Memorial Day weekend, the Indy 500 will take place on May 28, 2017 this year. People from all over the world come to Indianapolis to experience this legendary live-action thrill, and as one of the top-rated hotels near Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the JW Marriott Indianapolis is your guide to all the action.
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Located just 4.6 miles from the famous race, the JW Marriott Indianapolis is not only one of the most highly ranked hotels near Indianapolis Motor Speedway, we were also named #1 in the Midwest and the #5 hotel in the entire U.S. by Condé Nast. Our central location makes it easy to enjoy the race as well as the top restaurants, museums, and attractions in downtown Indianapolis; while our stellar amenities, including an indoor pool, modern fitness center, and spa services make it easy to unwind between events. From our stylish accommodations, to the award-winning dining at Osteria Pronto and our own on-site Starbucks®, our downtown hotel is the perfect choice for guests traveling to Indianapolis for this thrilling weekend.
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