Enjoy One of the Best Hotels in Austin, TX. Located off Interstate 35 and just 10 minutes from downtown Austin, Texas, our hotel's location and extra amenities combine to create an unforgettable stay for our guests. The pet friendly Holiday Inn Express® Austin N. Central is situated near businesses and attractions. Corporate guests appreciate convenient access to Apple Computers, Dell Computers, Applied Materials, Samsung and the Austin Convention Center. In addition to a 24-hour Business Center with free Wi-Fi access, we have two meeting rooms - the largest seats up to 30 guests-the smallest seats 10 guests. Our quick access to the University of Texas makes it easy to cheer on the Texas Longhorns at sporting events or branch out and attend annual city events like Austin Rodeo or South by Southwest Music & Film Festival. Plus, we are just minutes away from the Texas State Capitol or the LBJ Presidential Library. Watch the Austin FC at the brand new Q2 Stadium soccer stadium. Or shop till you drop at the Domain Shopping Center! Our list of complimentary amenities is impressive - an outdoor pool, 24-hour Fitness Center, and Express Start breakfast each morning are all complimentary!