Orlando, dubbed as the “City Beautiful” and the “Theme Park Capital in the World” is indeed a beautiful place to visit, be it for business or pleasure. It is a vibrant and dynamic city, filled with childhood memories in the form of theme park sights, gastronomic adventures, activities for the active and boundless opportunities for learning and business networking.
With over a million tourists flocking to this vibrant city, it is important that you select the hotel that would best cater to your needs, be it for business or pleasure. When you choose a hotel, you are choosing more than just a place to sleep at night. Bear in mind that this would be your home for the duration of your trip.
The Holiday Inn Express International Drive is the perfect hotel for your Orlando adventure. With its reasonably-priced rooms at a convenient location, the hotel will surely make your Orlando stay memorable. To mention, in 2016, the hotel received a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel community. It is indeed a hotel worthy of being a part of your memories.
With its convenient location along the International Drive, the heart of the tourism area, the Holiday Inn Express International Drive is your home away from home. The hotel is near the Universal Studios park resort, which is located near International Drive as well. Feeling adventurous? Experience the Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure and feel the thrill of the seven islands of entertaining attractions which include unbelievable roller coasters that will have you screaming at the top of your lungs. Did you say Disney World? The hotel provides free shuttle service to this attraction. Enjoy exploring all the Disney parks – Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom – as well as Disney Springs! Do not forget to include SeaWorld, Aquatica Waterpark, Discovery Cove in your epic Orlando theme park adventure! Check out the real live alligators at Gatorland. A trip to Orlando is never complete without a visit to these places! As exhilarating as it is, rest assured you can easily come back to the hotel to rest after spending an entire today enjoying the theme park madness.
In town for business? The International Drive is also home to the Orange County Convention Center. Want to see your favorite Magic or Solar Bears players score those points? Just approach the concierge for transportation assistance to the Amway Center which is located in Orlando’s downtown area.
You simply cannot visit Orlando without allotting time for some shopping therapy. Visit the Orlando Premium Outlets, conveniently located along the International Drive, for great finds at bargain prices. You can also check out the mall at Millenia for serious upscale shopping.
Check out Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando and fall in love with the beauty that the lake brings. There are many outdoor exercises available. You can walk, run or jog around the mile-long sidewalk that encircles the lake. You can also rent a swan-shaped paddle boat for that more romantic feel. On Sundays, you can purchase fresh produce in the Eola Sunday market while taking a pleasurable stroll.
After a day of walking around and taking in every dynamic breath of life that Orlando has to offer, what would be better than taking off your shoes and enjoying the perfect accommodations that the Holiday Inn Express International Drive has to offer?
Each room at the Holiday Inn Express International Drive is equipped with the modern luxuries to make you feel relaxed and comfortable, all at an affordable price. It is like having the comforts of your own home stepped up to a higher level. Each room has a 32” LCD screen for your supreme viewing pleasure. You not have worry about missing important emails or posting your most recent theme park selfie and other photos of your visit during your hotel stay. All guests have access to reliable wireless internet connection in your rooms as well as throughout the premises of the hotel. All beds are triple sheeted for worry-free comfort. The elegant and functional bathrooms round up your delightful pampering experience. The hotel also provides complete toiletries from soap to shampoo for your entire stay.
Travelling with your family? Come and stay at the Holiday Inn Express International Drive’s two queen beds suite. This premium suite has a separate living area and two queen-sized bed, perfect for a family of four. The suite also has microwave, refrigerator and a nicely-lit desk with an ergonomic chair.
Want to travel like royalty? Indulge yourself with the hotel’s presidential suite. This spacious suite has a separate living room, sofa bed and kitchen. The sleeping quarters also boasts of a queen-sized sofa sleeper. Want to have your own hot tub, perfect for a night full of pampering? Try the hotel’s Jacuzzi suite which features a Jacuzzi whirlpool tub, all in the comfort of your own suite.
The Holiday Inn Express International Drive has a beautiful outdoor swimming pool which features a splendid area landscape, all screaming for your pampering and relaxation. Unwind in the hotel’s sparkling pool and swim some laps. If you are not in the mood for exercise on your vacation, then there is no problem. You can just sit back, relax, and bask in the Floridian sun while sipping your favorite cool drink. The hotel also has a year-long heated spa which is perfect for unwinding after a long and tiresome day.
The hotel also offers onsite housekeeping and laundry services. This is perfect for hotel guests staying for a few days. The hotel also provides an onsite guest self-laundry equipment which are daily opened at designated hours.
Worried that you will miss your exercise routine during your stay in Orlando? No problem. The hotel has a fitness room with the latest gym equipment, such as treadmills, elliptical machines, lifecycles, so you can work out day and night. These are all free of charge! You can listen to your favorite beats while you work out to keep you motivated and stress free! As they say, exercise releases endorphins which in turn make you happy. A happy and optimistic guest would enjoy and appreciate all that Orlando has to offer.
Start your day at the Holiday Inn Express International Drive with a great breakfast, with compliments from the hotel. The breakfast is daily available for all of the hotel guests in the dining area. The menu includes bacon, scrambled eggs and the hotel’s signature cinnamon rolls.
After a long and exciting day in Orlando, you can choose to enjoy a unique dining experience in the various restaurants near the hotel. Have an excellent tapa at Tapa Toro, an authentic Italian pasta at Dino’s Little Italy or a mouth-watering steak at the Outback Steakhouse. The International Drive offers a wide variety of dining choices, from American to Asian to European cuisine. It is a gastronomic adventure that will leave you wanting for more.
Do you need a place for your Orlando meetings and conventions? The hotel’s team can provide assistance with the venue, catering and technology concerns. With 2,000 square feet of meeting space, the Holiday Inn Express International Drive makes for a great location for whatever event you have in mind. What’s more exciting is that the hotel meeting space is flexible; hence, you can make the specific arrangements with the hotel staff. Furthermore, the hotel is located near the Orange County Convention Center, making it an ideal location for business travelers. After a long meeting with a prospective client, have a scrumptious meal at the restaurants conveniently located along the International Drive.
Need a place to do some serious work? The hotel has a 24-hour business center conveniently located in the hotel lobby next to the front desk. The business center has a printer, high-speed internet, ample cellular reception, technical concierge, fax machine and copier. It is as if you brought your office with you on your business trip.
The Holiday Inn Express International Drive’s employs the best staff who place customer service on the top of their to-do list. The staff are friendly, accommodating and always excited to serve you with a genuine smile on their faces, 24 hours each day. Guests will surely feel the warm and hospitable vibe that the hotel and its team exudes.
They say you should never mix business with pleasure but with Holiday Inn Express International Drive, everything goes hand in hand. The hotel has everything you need for a successful business trip, from reliable high-speed internet connection to printing services. You can also hold your important meetings as well as conventions with the hotel as your event partner.
With everything you need in the palm of your hand, with the assistance of the ever-reliable hotel staff, it will be easier to get your work done; hence, giving you enough time to relax and explore Orlando. Wash away your stresses in the pool, try an Ethiopian cuisine from one of the restaurants along the International Drive and venture out into the beautiful city that is Orlando.