Holiday Inn Express – In The Middle of Everything New Orleans Located in the central business district of downtown the newly redesigned Holiday Inn Express® New Orleans Downtown hotel is 2 blocks from the Mercedes Benz Superdome and Smoothie King Arena only one block from new Market District. Holiday Inn Express New Orleans Downtown is walking distance to almost everything a guest comes to New Orleans to see. The hotel borders the French Quarter is in the heart of New Orleans’ entertainment district and is an ideal setting for business travelers. The area is also home to Shell Oil Company and Entergy Corporation. Nearby famous attractions include Outlet Collection Shopping Mall Bourbon Street National World War II Museum and the Children's Museum located just a short walk away. The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas Insectarium and Zoo are also located nearby. Our rooms offer the new Formula Blue Smart Travel Design and we offer a complimentary full breakfast buffet each morning.