Top Altoona, PA Hotel Near Convention Center Enjoy a comfortable stay at the brand new Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites that showcases the new Formula Blue design. Our Duncansville, PA hotel is conveniently located across the street from the Blair County Convention Center . Nearby universities include the Penn State University Altoona campus plus the main State College campus. Sports enthusiasts can go to the Altoona Curve Baseball Field. With easy access of I-99, you can visit the Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark or Fort Roberdeau. Family favorites are the rides at DelGrosso’s Amusement Park, eating Mallo Cups at the Boyer Candy Factory Outlet, visiting the Slinky Action Zone and shopping at the Benzel Pretzel Outlets. We are also walking distance to the Carmike 12 Big D Movie Theater. Business travelers lodging in our Altoona accommodations will not be disappointed. Our hotel is conveniently located near Norfolk Southern, UPMC Altoona Health Systems and Peoples National Gas Altoona. Altoona–Blair County Airport is about 25 minutes south. Our accommodations also offer free Wi-Fi, parking, 24-hour Business Center and same day dry cleaning to meet your needs. Our hotel will treat you to a complimentary hot breakfast bar each morning with pancakes and cinnamon buns. Maintain your workout routine at our 24-hour Fitness Center. Each room is equipped with a work area, ergo chair, microwave and mini-refrigerator . Book Now!