Welcome to the new Holiday Inn Express and Suites and Helen. No passport is needed to enjoy the longest Oktoberfest in the world! Located in the center of all the action, we offer the newest hotel in North Georgia for leisure and business travelers. Planning a retreat or convention? Planning a leisurely vacation? We have staff here at your service to assist you with itineraries, activities and dining options. Where better to hold a meeting than right in the heart of the north Georgia mountains playground. Enjoy Innsbruck Golf resort only 5 minutes away, tubing down the Chattahoochee river directly behind the hotel, or try the many dining, shopping and historic tour venues. Our new state of the art hotel offers upscale amenities, a large conference center, managers reception Monday to Friday 5-6pm, indoor heated pool and guest laundries. Visit our marketplace for sundries and gifts! Our health and fitness room is fully equipped with your health and wellness in mind. Enjoy our complimentary hot buffet breakfast, microwaves and refrigerators in each room, guest laundries, Business Center and the highest WIFI connectivity in the area!