Enjoy One of the Finest Hotels in Newton / Sparta Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express® & Suites hotel of Newton, NJ, the closest hotel to the Sussex County Fairgrounds . Our convenient location off Route 206 makes us ideal for business and leisure travelers. The hotel's central location means we are just minutes away from area businesses such as Selective Insurance , Thorlabs, Inc. , and Newton Medical Center , an Atlantic Health System hospital. We have an onsite 24-hour Business Center, with complimentry print, copying, and faxing, and free high speed internet access, as well as meeting rooms to accommodate groups of up to fifty. Sussex County, NJ offer a number of exciting attractions. Sports fans can take in a round of golf at Farmstead Golf and Country Club , or hit the slopes at Mountain Creek . We are just outside the center of Historical Newton, which is home to the newly renovated Sussex County Courthouse , one of the oldest still operating courthouses in the United States. Families can shop in Lafayette Village , explore the sights of Space Farms Zoo & Museum , attend an event at the Sussex County Fairgrounds or The Newton Theatre , and visit Swartzwood State Park or Sterling Hill Mine Tour & Museum . The beautiful Delaware Water Gap is just a half-hour away. Visit us on Wednesday for an added treat of our complimentary Happy Hour!