The first chain hotel to open in Browning (September 2013) is the 86 room/suite Holiday Inn Express, built in a quiet neighborhood on the west side of town just off US 89, opposite the Museum of the Plains Indian. Also within walking distance are Glacier Peaks Casino and a small selection of restaurants. Highlights are the free hot buffet breakfast, a heated indoor pool/hot tub, a fitness center and meeting space for up to 140. All accommodations contain a microwave, refrigerator, work desk, hairdryer and ironing facilities. The St Mary entrance to Glacier National Park is 32 miles away.