The elegant Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in Jacksonville - opened August 2004 - which is conveniently located NE of downtown Jacksonville just off SR 9A and Heckscher Dr. The closest hotel to the Jaxport Cruise Ship Terminal & the JaxPort Shipyard, and 9 miles from the Jacksonville Internatl Airport; 11 miles from beautiful Jacksonville Beaches; 4 miles from the Jacksonville Zoo; 9 miles from the Shands Hospital; 15 miles from the Mayo Clinic; just 4 miles east, drive your car on to the beach and enjoy the waves at the only car riding beach in Jacksonville. Come visit the Jacksonville Jaguars at the Alltel stadium. We are pleased to serve you. Enjoy your comfortable accommodations, plus Complimentary Express Start Breakfast, meeting room, pool/whirlpool, exercise room, business library & guest laundry. In each room: voice mail, FREE high speed internet; hairdryer, coffeemaker, iron w/board, full mirror & 27 TV. Forget a toothbrush, toothpaste, shaving cream, razor, or comb? We'll get a complimentary replacement. Traditional rooms: One King or Two Queens, lounge chair, table/chairs or desk/chair. Spacious Suites: One King or Two Queens; sitting area w/TV; sofa bed; table/chairs or desk/chair; wet bar w/microwave & refrigerator. Our Hospitality Promise is to make your stay a success. If your stay isn't satisfactory, we promise to make it right, or you won't pay for that part of your stay.