Welcome to the Award-Winning Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Waterloo/St. Jacob's . As one of the newest hotels in Waterloo, we are located in the heart of Southern Ontario and just steps to the St. Jacob's Farmer's Market, Antique Market, and Factory Outlet Mall . We are just over an hour west of Toronto and our hotel is only a short drive from the Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF). We are one of the closest hotels near RIM Park as well as the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University and Conestoga College. Travelling for business? Our tastefully appointed and fresh new hotel in Waterloo has Free Corporate Shuttle Service Mondays thru Fridays to several major world-leading companies such BlackBerry, Google, OpenText, NCR, Home Hardware, AGFA Healthcare and Manulife. Join us also for our Manager's Reception every Tuesday evening. Meet the staff and other guests and enjoy complimentary appetizers and beverages on us. Our 100% smoke free rooms feature a fridge, microwave, iron and board as well as a 42” Flat Panel TV and in-room safes. Every room has a speakerphone with voicemail and free superfast high-speed Internet access. Guests can all enjoy our year-round indoor salt-water pool, as well as our water play area for the kids and young at heart. Our friendly and courteous staff will do whatever it takes to make your stay a relaxing and memorable one. We look forward to seeing you!