Launched in 1991 and now found in convenient locations across 33 countries, Holiday Inn Express® hotels are the ideal choice for the smart traveler, offering them a straightforward, uncompromising, and modern guest experience that is never basic, bland, or unsatisfying. With friendly service and modern facilities at an excellent value, the brand leaves guests feeling more than ready. Ready to go. Ready to relax. Ready to return. With this focus, the Holiday Inn Express brand has become one of the largest and fastest growing brands in the hotel industry.