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- Entire rental unit
Tucked into a cozy corner of Midtown Crossing, one of Omaha's most attracting shopping and entertainment districts, and just a short walk from The Blackstone District, the stunning and youthful new nightlife hub, there's something for everyone to love in this stylish, artsy apartment. Midtown Crossing is a perfect central location connecting the up-and-coming districts with downtown, the Old Market, and Henry Doorly Zoo. No matter what, you'll wish your stay was longer!
- Private room
The best value you will find for your stay in Omaha. Private upstairs room, no door but the whole upstairs is your space. Many guests have mentioned how private the space feels in their reviews. Low sloped ceilings but the perfect spot for a guest or traveler looking to rest before moving onto their next destination. Tons of amenities and outdoor space to relax in!
- Entire rental unit
Fully renovated apartment near downtown Omaha. Luxurious space with everything you need. Large TV to chill out and stream your favorite show or take a quick walk to some upscale fun or cosmopolitan bars. If you need ideas on what to do we are here to help. If you have a pet of any kind please include that when you book.
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Your guide to Omaha
All About Omaha
The sprawling city of Omaha, which sits along the Missouri River in the state of Nebraska, is best explored through its 3,000-foot-long bridge, the cobblestone streets of the city’s historic district, or the downtown sculpture park that is the largest installation of metalwork of its kind in the country. Greenbelts mesh with the cityscape in this Midwest metropolis.
The modern Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge spans the Missouri River, connecting the state of Nebraska to Iowa and offering views of the city and access to over 150 miles of nature trails. The city has a history dating back to 1854, which is reflected in the larger-than-life bronze sculptures in Pioneer Courage Park that portray the journey of four pioneer families. The sculpture park isn’t the only attraction in the heart of Omaha. This area of town is also home to the Old Market neighborhood, whose converted 19th-century red-brick warehouses now house shops, galleries, and restaurants.
How do I get around Omaha?
Omaha is in the heart of the United States, so you can access it directly by car from the east-west Interstate 80 and the north-south Interstate 29. If you are flying in, the city has its own airport, Eppley Airfield (OMA), which serves a number of domestic destinations, some seasonal. The airport is just five minutes’ drive from the city center. Shuttle buses, taxis, and car rentals are available at the airport to get you to your Omaha vacation rental. Once you are in the city, the downtown area is compact, with many of the local attractions within walking distance. Buses and taxis are also available.
When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Omaha?
Omaha has four distinct seasons. Summers are hot and humid, with frequent thunderstorms; winters are cold, with plenty of snow. The most comfortable time to visit the city is around May and June and September and October when temperatures are more moderate.
As the largest city in Nebraska, Omaha hosts a number of events throughout the year. One of the biggest college baseball championships takes place over 10 days in June, with baseball games and live music. In September, the Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow celebrates the local Native American culture with music and dancing. If you come to the city in the summer, you can experience Jazz on the Green, which hosts concerts on Thursdays in Turner Park, while on Fridays a free concert series offers live music in the plaza by the Bob Kerrey bridge.
What are the top things to do in Omaha?
Housed in the ornate Art Deco building of the former Union Station, a National Historic Landmark, the Durham Museum takes you on a journey through the history of Omaha and the surrounding region. The museum is home to a range of permanent exhibits, including coins and ephemera, original train cars, and early-20th-century storefronts to explore, along with traveling exhibits affiliated with the Smithsonian and National Archives.
Bask in the tranquility of Lauritzen Gardens, an urban sanctuary in the center of Omaha. This 100-acre botanical garden is located at the Omaha Bend of the Missouri River. It is a living museum that changes with the seasons, offering a range of experiences, including a 17,500-square-foot tropical conservatory, the walled Victorian Garden with salvaged stonework from around the city, a Children’s Garden for hands-on gardening lessons, and a Conservation Discovery Garden with native plants and water conservation features. The grounds are illuminated with thousands of twinkling lights in the holiday season.
St. Cecilia’s Cathedral
Consecrated in 1959 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the two towers of the Roman Catholic cathedral of St. Cecilia stand tall in the midtown district. The cathedral was built in a Spanish Renaissance style and includes a hand-carved mahogany pulpit, 16th-century-stained glass windows from Spain, and an altar made of white Carrara marble from Italy. The in-house museum showcases the history of the cathedral and the religious heritage of Omaha.