Outdoor Fun Surrounds Hotel's Property in Houghton, MI Often called the "Gateway to the Keweenaw Peninsula," Houghton, Michigan combines a beautiful setting with an historic culture. Situated in the heart of this thriving community, the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel Houghton - Keweenaw provides its guests with not only great amenities, but also convenient travel throughout Houghton, MI. The hotel's corporate guests count on an easy commute when they stay in Houghton, MI. The hotel's location is eight miles from Houghton County Airport (CMX), and businesses like Somero Enterprises, Portage Health and Dan's Polaris are within a few minutes. Michigan Technological University and Finlandia University are also within a short drive of the hotel. Here in Houghton, MI, the natural environment provides a majority of the entertainment. Mont Ripley offers a snowboard park and ski trails sure to thrill, while Mount Bohemia offers glade skiing and the largest vertical drop in the Midwest. There are also multiple cross-country skiing and snowmobiling trails near the hotel. Houghton, MI is great place for history buffs, too, with many remnants of our copper mining days spread throughout the city. At the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel Houghton - Keweenaw, patrons enjoy amenities like an indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna. A Fitness Center and Business Center are also available for the hotel's guests. Start planning your trip to historic Houghton today.