Located at the southern gateway to the Finger Lakes Region, midway between New York City and Niagara Falls, the Holiday Inn Express Elmira-Horseheads will provide an unforgettable stay! Outstanding customer service make our accommodations stand out among other Horseheads, NY hotels. Enjoy a comfortable night's rest in one of our newly remodeled guest rooms and start each day with our complimentary Express Start hot breakfast. After your complimentary Express Start Breakfast, there are many adventures awaiting you in the Finger Lakes! Start right here in our backyard by visiting the Mark Twain Trail at Tanglewood Nature Center where you can walk along the trail to read Mark Twain quotes and take in the breathtaking views that inspired Mark Twain's writings. You can also take a quick drive to Watkins Glen where you can visit the world-renowned Watkins Glen State Park and gorge, take a walk in the ONLY National Forest in the State, visit the historic Watkins Glen International Speedway or enjoy many of the water activities. Or your adventure could be just down the road in Corning, NY, where you can walk the Historic Gaffer District, explore the Rockwell Museum of Western Art and visit the world-renowned Corning Museum of Glass! But that’s not all! Being in such a central location you are just minutes from the Seneca Lake Wine Trail where a variety of wines are offered that will please everyone from the beginner taster to the wine enthusiast. On these trails you will also have a chance to taste locally brewed beer, liquor and the great local culinary bounty. Be sure to bring some home with you! Stay with us and experience the scenic beauty, rich history and culture, fine art, world-class New York wineries, exciting family fun and adventure that the Finger Lakes region has to offer year-round! Many activities are free and those that aren’t have a very nominal fee. …So much to see, so much to do, at a price you can afford – you’ll keep coming back!