Come experience excellent customer service and southern hospitality at the Holiday Inn Express Raleigh-Durham Airport. We are conveniently located to I-40 and just minutes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU). Take advantage of our Park and Fly program and free shuttle service to the airport. Along with our basic hotel amenities, we also offer complimentary high-speed internet access in all rooms and a Manager's Reception on Wednesday evenings with food and beverages. You must try our signature cinnamon roll available daily on our SMART START Breakfast Bar. It is absolutely delicious! So grab a quick workout in our fitness room before heading off to that business meeting or take a dip in our outdoor pool to cool off on those hot NC summer days. Restaurants and lounges are within walking distance as well as shopping. We provide the 'SMART' choice for the corporate and leisure traveler, so come visit today.Local Attractions include NC Museum of Art, State Capitol, Alltel Pavillion, RBC sports and entertainment center, State Fair. BUSINESS: Nortel, IBM, Quintiles, Glaxxo, John Deere, PPD, RTP CompaniesHOSPITALS:Rex Hospital, UNC Hospital, Duke University Medical CenterUNIVERSITIES/COLLEGES:NCSU, UNC, DUKE, Meredith College, Peace College, St. Mary's College, Shaw University.