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Kearney Nebraska Hotels & Motels

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The Kearney center is about the area of Museum of Nebraska Art and the area of Kearney Area Children's Museum.

Known for its interstate-spanning arch, numerous historic sites, prestigious educational institutions, and beautiful outdoor areas, Kearney, Nebraska has something to entertain and excite every traveler. Whether you're planning a family vacation or a work trip, you'll find great places to explore in Kearney. More from this guide...

Kearney Hotels & Accommodations

New Victorian Inn & Suites Kearney : 903 2nd Ave.
903 2nd Ave., Kearney, NE 68847
  • Low-priced Downtown property
  • 67 sleeping rooms in hotel
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score Call
Best Western Inn of Kearney - Kearney
1010 3rd Ave., Kearney, NE 68845
  • 3 star Highway hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 pm
  • Decent vibe
  • Most guests said rooms were clean
Super 8 Kearney
15 West 8th St., Kearney, NE 68847
  • Cheap property
  • Check-in time: 3:00 pm
  • Comfortable
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
Econo Lodge - Kearney
709 2nd Ave., Kearney, NE 68847
  • Low Cost Suburban property
  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • Good management
  • Friendly service
Western Inn South
510 3rd Ave., Kearney, NE 68845
  • Inexpensive Highway hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Fantastic service
  • Friendly service
Rodeway Inn & Suites in Kearney
411 2nd Ave., Kearney, NE 68847
  • Economical Downtown property
  • Check in: 3:00
  • Air conditioner was very loud
  • Almost all guests thought the service was very professional
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score Call
Ramada Inn
301 2nd Ave., Kearney, NE 68847
  • Midscale Convention Center hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • About half of guests said the reception staff was ok
  • Wellness & sports facilities could be improved
Country Inn & Suites 105 Talmadge Rd., Kearney, NE 68847
  • 3 star property
  • Free breakfast
Americinn Kearney - Kearney 215 West Talmadge Rd., Kearney, NE 68845
  • Cheap Rural property
  • 3 floors in property
  • Loved the pool and hot tub
  • Breakfast is average
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score Call
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Kearney 104 Talmadge Rd., Kearney, NE 68847
  • Economical Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 12 suites
Comfort Inn in Kearney 118 3rd Ave., Kearney, NE 68845
  • 3 star Highway hotel
  • Hotel has 86 rooms
Very Good 4.5 /5Read Reviews Call
Quality Inn 121 3rd Ave., Kearney, NE 68845
  • 3-star Convention Center property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Good restaurants & bars in the area
  • Wifi did not work
Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center
110 2nd Ave., Kearney, NE 68847
  • 3 star property
  • 6 meeting rooms in hotel
Very Good 4.0 /5Read Reviews Call
Wingate Inn - Kearney
108 3rd Ave., Kearney, NE 68845
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • 87 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Most guests complained about the bathroom
  • Comfortable beds
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score Call
Best Western Plus Mid Nebraska Inn Ste : 224 2nd Ave. South 224 2nd Ave. South, Kearney, NE 68847
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • 3 floors in property
  • Very quiet
  • Tasty breakfast
Holiday Inn Express
508 2nd Ave. South, Kearney, NE 68847
  • Affordable property
  • Pool was nice
  • Fantastic service
Comfort Inn Lexington - Lexington
2810 Plum Creek Pkwy., Lexington, NE 68850 ~34.65 miles west of Kearney
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • Free breakfast available
  • Close to food establishments
  • Great location
Average 3.5 /5Reviews Call
Econo Lodge - Lexington
2503 Plum Creek Pkwy., Lexington, NE 68850 ~34.68 miles west of Kearney
  • Cheap hotel
  • 51 rooms in hotel
  • Horrible vibe
  • Easily accessible by car and close to shopping areas
Holiday Inn Express Hastings
3605 Cimarron Plaza, Hastings, NE 68901 ~36.68 miles east of Kearney
  • 3 star Rural property
  • 90 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Comfortable bed
  • Delicious food
Quality Hotel & Convention Center
2205 Osborne Dr. East, Hastings, NE 68901 ~36.88 miles east of Kearney
  • Mid-scale Convention Center hotel
  • 101 rooms in property
Quality Inn
203 West 33rd St., Hastings, NE 68901 ~37.03 miles east of Kearney
  • Two star Highway hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
Rodeway Inn in Hastings
2424 Osborne Dr. East, Hastings, NE 68901 ~37.17 miles east of Kearney
  • Cheap property
Midlands Lodge : 910 West J St.
910 West J St., Hastings, NE 68901 ~37.22 miles east of Kearney
  • 2-star hotel
  • Office not always open
  • Food could be better
Quality Inn & Conference Center
7838 South Highway 281, Grand Island, NE 68803 ~37.39 miles east of Kearney
  • 3 star property
Motel 6 in Grand Island 7301 Bosselman Ave., Grand Island, NE 68803 ~37.72 miles east of Kearney
  • Cheap property
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score Call
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When to Visit Kearney, NE

Like most Heartland cities, Kearney experiences four distinct seasons each year. Winters tend to get cold, with lows in the teens and an average of 24 inches of snow throughout the season. Summers usually get hot, with highs in the upper 80s and an average of three inches of rain per month.

The spring and fall seasons are pleasantly mild in Kearney, with average highs in the 60s. If you plan to visit this area during the spring, be sure to pack a raincoat or an umbrella, since May and June are the wettest months of the year.

Held every March, Audubon's Nebraska Crane Festival celebrates the migration of half a million sandhill cranes. Attendees can witness the majestic migration from a variety of vantage points, join guided field trips, listen to expert speakers, and participate in a number of activities. Be sure to book your accommodations far in advance for this popular annual event, since Kearney hotel prices tend to be highest in March.

In May, the Nebraska Wine and Jazz Festival highlights local wine and microbrews and welcomes local jazz musicians for a fun event that's all about great taste. In July, Kearney Cruise Nite celebrates summer with a classic car show, drag racing competitions, live music, and family friendly activities.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Kearney, NE:

seasonality of hotel rates in Kearney

Kearney by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean nightly cost patterns by star rating class in Kearney, NE. You can use these illustrations to calculate the best months to book in Kearney for upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotels in Kearney, NE

Upgrade your stay in Kearney by booking a room at one of the city's best upscale hotels.

When you stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Kearney, you'll be minutes from Kearney's best museums and restaurants. Choose from standard queen or king rooms, or opt for larger studios. All guest rooms include mini fridges and microwaves so you can keep snacks and drinks close at hand. You'll also have a 42-inch LCD TV with satellite programming, a coffee maker, and complimentary wireless internet access. Start your day with the Fairfield Inn's complimentary breakfast buffet, and work it off in the hotel's fitness center or year-round indoor pool.

At the Hampton Inn Kearney, you'll be near the Big Apple Fun Center, the Fort Kearney Museum, and Interstate 80. Choose from queen and king rooms that come equipped with mini fridges, microwaves, and flat-screen TVs. Use the free Wi-Fi to catch up on work or stay in touch with family and friends back home. Go for a swim in the indoor pool or a relaxing soak in the hot tub, and enjoy a refreshing rainfall shower. In the morning, wake up to a free hot breakfast with waffles and oatmeal, or grab a cup of coffee in the lobby.

Located on the south side of the city, the Candlewood Suites Kearney is convenient to Interstate 80, the Fort Kearney Museum, and the Trails and Rails Museum. This all-suites hotel offers studio rooms and one-bedrooms suites with your choice of bed configurations. No matter which room type you choose, you'll have a kitchen with a stovetop, refrigerator, and microwave, making both long and short stays more convenient. Head to the pool for a swim, or make your way outside for a meal in the barbecue area. Whether you stay for a night or a week, you'll feel right at home.

Best Budget-Friendly Hotels in Kearney, NE

Traveling on a limited budget? Take your pick from several top-rated hotels with affordable room rates in the Kearney area.

Located just off Interstate 80, the Super 8 Kearney is convenient to the Fort Kearney Museum and the Museum of Nebraska Art. This budget-friendly hotel has 61 guest rooms with basics like free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with satellite programming, and coffee makers. In the morning, don't miss the free continental breakfast. You'll save even more on your stay thanks to free on-site parking.

Plan your stay at the New Victorian Inn & Suites, and you'll be just a short drive from the Trails and Rails Museum and the Viaero Event Center. All 67 guest rooms at this budget-friendly hotel include essentials like microwaves, mini fridges, 42-inch flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi. In the morning, start your day with a complimentary breakfast buffet that includes biscuits and gravy, waffles, pastries, fresh fruit, and coffee. With free on-site parking and free weekday newspapers, you'll save even more on your stay.

Book your stay at the Quality Inn and settle into a comfortable room with free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV with cable programming, and a workspace. Squeeze in a workout at the hotel's fitness center, or go for a swim in the year-round indoor pool. If you're traveling for work, you'll appreciate the dry cleaning services and 24-hour business center. If you're planning to travel with a furry friend, be sure to contact the property in advance to arrange for a pet-friendly room. This property charges a $25 pet deposit fee and a fee of $25 per pet, per night.

Whether you choose a standard king room or a queen suite, you'll feel right at home at the Ramada Kearney. All rooms include essentials like mini fridges and microwaves, which will help you keep your dining budget in check throughout your stay. When you're ready to relax, head to the indoor pool and spa tub, or play a few games at the arcade. With 19,000 square feet of event space, the Ramada is an ideal location for weddings, corporate functions, and other major events.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Kearney

2 Star Average Prices: $75.47

2 Star Hotel Prices in Kearney

Kearney: Real Discounts

Get even lower rates on your choice of Kearney hotels when you apply standard discounts. AAA members receive discounts at the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Kearney and the Fairfield Inn & Suites Kearney. AARP members and senior travelers can save at the Quality Inn and the Best Western Plus Mid-Nebraska Inn & Suites. Government employees and members of the military get low rates at the Super 8 Kearney and the Ramada Kearney.

Best Value Options in Kearney, NE

Get impressive value out of your stay in Kearney at the city's best mid-range hotels.

Located right off Interstate 80, the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Kearney is near the Museum of Nebraska Art, the Great Platte River Road Archway Monument, and many more popular attractions in Kearney. Take your pick from standard rooms and suites, and relax in guest rooms equipped with mini fridges, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and complimentary wireless internet access. If you're traveling on business, you'll appreciate the in-room workspaces, the 24-hour business center, and the express check-out services. Stick to your workout routine in the health club, go for a swim in the indoor pool, and relax your sore muscles in the hot tub. In the morning, stop by the Be Our Guest breakfast, which features breakfast burritos, yogurt parfaits, and on-the-go options like granola bars and coffee.

Stay at the Holiday Inn Kearney, and you can stretch out in spacious queen and king rooms near the Fort Kearney Museum and the Big Apple Fun Center. All guest rooms include amenities like mini fridges, microwaves, and coffee makers, along with free Wi-Fi and workspaces. Have fun at the indoor pool during the day, and order room service to enjoy a quiet night in or stop by the hotel bar for a nightcap. Business travelers can take advantage of the available conference spaces, meeting rooms, business center, and dry cleaning services.

The Best Western Plus Mid-Nebraska Inn & Suites offers a wide range of queen and king rooms and suites, which are ideal for vacationers and business travelers alike. Use the hotel's express check-in services, and head right to your room to enjoy amenities like an MP3 docking station, an LCD TV with cable channels, and free Wi-Fi. Go for a run in the 24-hour fitness center, or swim a few laps in the indoor pool. Kids 18 and younger can stay with parents for free as long as they use existing bedding.

Can’t-Miss Attractions in Kearney, NE

As you drive into Kearney, you'll spot the impressive Great Platte River Road Archway Monument, which spans Interstate 80. Stop at mile marker 274 to learn about the history of the Platte River and surrounding communities from the time of the Oregon Trail to today.

Take a tour of the University of Nebraska at Kearney campus, and don't miss the George W. Frank House, a historic home that dates back to the late 19th century. To see artwork that dates from the early 19th century to contemporary times, visit the Museum of Nebraska Art, which hosts permanent and temporary art exhibitions.

Head out into the great outdoors to explore Fort Kearny State Historical Park and Recreation Area, which is located just south of Kearney. This area spans nearly 190 acres and offers nature trails, non-motorized boating, biking trails, picnic areas, fishing, and sandhill crane viewing areas.

From museums to outdoor recreation, this Midwestern city has plenty to offer. Find a great place to stay and start planning your trip to Kearney today.

Verified reviews of the city: Kearney, NE

Below are reviews of the city of Kearney, NE from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Several nice restaurants"
Score 4.0 / 5

We enjoyed several nice restaurants!

Marcia M., from 11-Nov-2013
The average traveler rating of the city of Kearney, NE shown above is 4.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
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