A modern Taunton hotel just off the M5 motorway with free parking free WiFi and breakfast included The Holiday Inn Express® Taunton M5 Jct.25 hotel places you just off the M5 motorway. Taunton town centre is a 10-minute drive away or 15 minutes by bus from the Park & Ride stop next to the hotel. A 10-minute cab ride takes you to Taunton train station. Exeter International Airport is 30 minutes' drive from the hotel. Heritage steam and diesel trains run from the southern terminus of the West Somerset Railway line Bishops Lydeard Station a 20-minute drive from the hotel. Historic Somerset County Cricket Club a short drive away hosts matches from spring until autumn. The hotel is well placed for exploring Somerset sights like the heathland and wooded valleys of the Quantock Hills and the legendary ruined Glastonbury Abbey. The hotel’s three flexible air-conditioned meeting rooms can host events for up to 45 people. There’s natural light and free Wi-Fi and AV equipment is available. If you’re planning a long day order a conference lunch to help keep your meeting productive. Set yourself up for the day with the inclusive Express Start Breakfast buffet featuring scrambled eggs baked beans bacon sausages and continental items. The light-filled lounge bar is a stylish spot to relax with friends over a glass of wine or watch TV.