Destination guide

Historic Fort Calhoun will entice you

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Fort Calhoun. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Fort Calhoun

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Fort Calhoun a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mormon Trail Center at Historic Winter Quarters (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • The Players Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Benson Park Golf Course (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • The Knolls Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Putting Plus (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Eagle Run Golf Course (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Fort Calhoun

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Fort Calhoun is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fort Atkinson State Historical Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Dodge Park (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Glenn Cunningham Lake (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Hitchcock Nature Center (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Standing Bear Lake Recreation Area (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Tranquility Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Fort Calhoun

Fly into Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard), which is 18.8 mi (30.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Fort Calhoun?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 51 vacation rentals near Fort Calhoun. From 36 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fort Calhoun for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Fort Calhoun?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Fort Calhoun:

  • West Omaha: 19 vacation rentals
  • Dahlman: 17 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 25 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 30 vacation rentals
  • Millard: 99 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Fort Calhoun?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Fort Calhoun. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Fort Atkinson State Historical Park: 132 vacation rentals
  • Washington County Museum: 133 vacation rentals
  • Henry Doorly Zoo: 143 vacation rentals
  • Lake Manawa State Park: 133 vacation rentals
  • TD Ameritrade Park Omaha: 144 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fort Calhoun listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Fort Calhoun?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 36 Houses in Fort Calhoun. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort Calhoun include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Studios: 8 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Fort Calhoun?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 45 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Fort Calhoun. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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