Destination guide

The friendly area of Carter Lake awaits your stay

Enjoy the live music and other features of Carter Lake. This welcoming city is known for its zoo, shopping and restaurants. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Carter Lake

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Carter Lake a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hot Shops Art Center (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Dodge Riverside Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Omaha Children's Museum (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Joe's Karting (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Henry Doorly Zoo (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Mormon Trail Center at Historic Winter Quarters (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Carter Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carter Lake is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Freedom Park Navy Museum (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lewis & Clark Landing (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Heartland of America Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Pioneer Courage Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Gene Leahy Mall (2 mi / 3.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Carter Lake

The nearest airport is in Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), located 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard), which is 11.9 mi (19.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Carter Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 93 holiday rentals near Carter Lake. From 64 Houses to 21 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carter Lake for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Carter Lake?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Carter Lake:

  • Downtown: 23 holiday homes
  • Southeast Omaha: 49 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 32 holiday homes
  • West Omaha: 18 holiday homes
  • South Central Omaha: 30 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Carter Lake?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Carter Lake. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lauritzen Gardens: 134 holiday rentals
  • Take Aim Indoor Shooting Sports & Training Facility: 131 holiday rentals
  • Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park: 134 holiday rentals
  • Union Pacific Railroad Museum: 128 holiday rentals
  • World's Largest Ball of Stamps: 135 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Carter Lake?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 64 Houses in Carter Lake. Our other popular types of Carter Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 7 holiday houses
  • Studios: 16 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Carter Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 83 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Carter Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.