Enjoy One of the Finest Hotels in Newton / Sparta. Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites of Newton, NJ, the closest hotel to the Sussex County Fairgrounds. Our convenient location off Route 206 makes us ideal and convenient for business and leisure travelers lodging in Newton.The hotel's central location means we are just minutes away from area businesses such as Selective Insurance, Thorlabs, Inc., Rubber Fab and Newton Memorial Hospital. To accommodate your business needs, a 24-hour Business Center and a meeting room with space for up to 50 are available for your use at the hotel. Newton and Sparta, NJ, offer a number of exciting attractions. Sports fans can take in a round of golf at Bear Brook Golf Club or a Sussex Skyhawks baseball game. Families can shop in Historical Newton or Lafayette Village, explore the sights of Space Farms Zoo & Museum, attend an event at the Sussex County Fair Grounds or visit Swartzwood State Park. The beautiful Delaware Water Gap is also just a half-hour away. Our Newton hotel puts you near it all. Each guest room is 100% non-smoking and offers free high-speed Internet access, a microwave and a refrigerator, as well as a flat screen TV with movies on demand and free HBO. With additional amenities such as a fitness center, free printing services from your room to the front desk, and our Express Start hot breakfast bar, you'll always Stay Smart at this Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites.