Property Location: Located in Merced, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced is a 5-minute drive from Merced County Fairgrounds and 5 minutes from Poker Flats Casino. This hotel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Merced County Courthouse Museum and 3.7 mi (6 km) from Applegate Park Zoo. Rooms: Make yourself at home in one of the 91 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 32-inch LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls. Amenities: Don't miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and a vending machine. Dining: A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily. Business, Other Amenities: Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Merced? This hotel features 1250 square feet (116 square meters) of event facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.