From the North/Airport
Get on I-95 South. Go right on I-295. Go approximately 24 miles to Exit 10 which is US Hwy 17. Go right. That is due south. Go approximately 37 miles to the Town of Palatka. As you come into Palatka look for a right split which is US Hwy 19. Go approximately 1 mile on 19 to the intersection with St Rd 100. Turn right on 100 and the Holiday Inn Express is between the Sleep Inn and Lowe’s on the left hand side.
From the West coming into Jacksonville on I-10
Take the I-295 Exit south to Orange Park and I-95. Go approx. 12 miles to Exit 10 and take the right exit. Follow the directions above to Palatka.
From the South on I-95 from Daytona area or Orlando
Go north on I-95 to Exit 305 which is St Rd 206. Take the exit and go left on 206. Follow 206 until it merges with 207 then follow it all the way to US 17/St Rd 100. About 18 miles. Turn right and go through the town of Palatka. St Rd 100 veers off to the left. Watch for the signs. On St Rd 100 go about 1 mile and it will cross Hwy 19. Go straight and the Holiday Inn Express is on the left.
From the South and West from the Tampa/St. Pete area
Come up on I-75. In Gainesville or before, get on US 301 north to Starke. In Starke take a right on St Rd 100 and follow it all the way to Palatka to the Holiday Inn Express which will be on the right. NOTE: You will pass through Florahome which is the start for the Iron Horse series of races.