Stay Smart at One of the Best Vernon, TX Hotels. Just south of the Red River and Oklahoma border, Vernon is a small, rural city with tons of Texas charm. No matter what brings you to the area, you’re sure to find great food, fun things to do and friendly faces. At the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel in the Vernon College area, you’ll find yourself near companies like Solvay, Tyson Foods, Georgia Pacific, the Waggoner Ranch and American Electric Power. Our Vernon hotel is also near Vernon College, North Texas State Hospital and Texas Youth Commission. If you need to host a meeting or prepare for a presentation in Vernon, TX, our hotel’s boardroom and 24-hour business center are there for your convenience. Whether you’re coming to historic Vernon for business or pleasure, we’re sure you’ll enjoy our award-winning hotel with its clean rooms, indoor pool and whirlpool, fitness center and complimentary, hot breakfast.