Discover our hotel's charm in Gastonia, NC. Our hotel celebrates Gastonia, NC's rich textile history with displays designed to educate, enrich and entertain. The Holiday Inn Express® Charlotte West - Gastonia hotel is as beautiful as it is convenient. Located just off I-85 and Hwy 321, it's easy to get to Charlotte and downtown Gastonia, NC. Our hotel's business-minded guests are always satisfied with our service. An 850-sq-ft meeting room is ready to host your next seminar, complete with A/V equipment. The business center provides fax, copy, and shipping services. Nearby businesses include Stabilus, Daimler Trucks, Stiles Machinery, Wix Filters, Dole Foods, Roechling and Gaston College. Looking for something fun to do? No worries! Our location means you are near Charlotte and all area attractions. You can go whitewater rafting on the Catawba River, rediscover nature at the Schiele Museum, catch a game at Sims Park or Bank of America Stadium, thrill to a race at Lowe's Motor Speedway or spend a day at Carowinds. You're sure to have a blast while staying with us! It doesn't take long to see why guests think we're the best hotel in Gastonia, NC. Our pet-friendly property has a refreshing indoor, heated pool, fitness center, free Wi-Fi access and an outdoor gazebo and patio area. Join us for free treats throughout the day, from the hot Express Start Breakfast Bar each morning to cookies and snacks Monday to Wednesday evenings.