Destination guide

Artsy Omaha will entice you

Take a vacation to Omaha and enjoy the area's theater scene, live music and art galleries. Renowned for its zoo, gardens and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Omaha

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Omaha a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Omaha Children's Museum (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Hot Shops Art Center (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Dodge Riverside Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Henry Doorly Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Joe's Karting (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Elmwood Park Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Omaha

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Omaha is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spirit of Nebraska's Wilderness Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Pioneer Courage Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Gene Leahy Mall (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Heartland of America Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Lewis & Clark Landing (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Omaha

Fly into Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard), which is 10.2 mi (16.4 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Omaha Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Omaha?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 145 vacation rentals near Omaha. From 109 Houses to 23 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 Omaha for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Omaha?

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 Omaha:

  • West Omaha: 19 vacation rentals
  • Dahlman: 16 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 26 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 32 vacation rentals
  • Millard: 100 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 Omaha?

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

  • Henry Doorly Zoo: 140 vacation rentals
  • TD Ameritrade Park Omaha: 139 vacation rentals
  • Standing Bear Lake Recreation Area: 138 vacation rentals
  • Creighton University: 141 vacation rentals
  • Spirit of Nebraska's Wilderness Park: 140 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Omaha 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 Omaha?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 109 Houses in Omaha. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Omaha include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 23 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 8 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Omaha?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Omaha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.