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Spacious Bright And Open 6 Bedroom Lake House With Hot Tub, Projector, And Gym
4.9/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)
Beautiful spacious place!

"Very responsive owner -all the conveniences of home-hot tub-lovely spacious house!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

Spacious Bright And Open 6 Bedroom Lake House With Hot Tub, Projector, And Gym
Hampton Inn Omaha Airport
2.5 out of 5
2020 Abbott Drive, Carter Lake, IA
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0.53 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (173 reviews)

"Nice place to stay - close to airport- drawback--- not much parking at all"…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Hampton Inn Omaha Airport
Element Omaha Midtown Crossing
3 out of 5
3253 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE
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The price is $84 per night
2.83 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,506 reviews)

"Suites with everything you could need. The staff was very friend"…"

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Element Omaha Midtown Crossing
Hampton Inn @ Ameristar Casino
2.5 out of 5
2204 River Rd, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $84 per night
3.14 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (882 reviews)

"Many kudos to food service manager Joyce, who always greeted us with a smile and ran a tight ship with the morning breakfast service. She is a true gem!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Hampton Inn @ Ameristar Casino
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha Airport
2.5 out of 5
2010 Abbott Drive, Carter Lake, IA
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The price is $85 per night
0.41 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (363 reviews)

"It was a wonderful stay! Close to eating facilities and airport!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha Airport
Best Western Plus Omaha Airport Inn
2.5 out of 5
2510 Abbott Plz, Carter Lake, IA
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The price is $85 per night
0.38 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (982 reviews)

"Very courteous staff, delicious breakfast, and very nice rooms."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Best Western Plus Omaha Airport Inn
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown
2.5 out of 5
1201 Avenue H, Carter Lake, IA
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0.3 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (1,478 reviews)

"Great staff, shuttle bus was very accommodating to where we wanted to go."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Omaha West
2.5 out of 5
3330 N 104th Ave, Omaha, NE
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The price is $55 per night
8.16 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (1,317 reviews)

"the shower faucets need to be looked at. had trouble getting the right temperature. Then the cold would not shut off, had to get a wash cloth to be able shut it off. Like the handle was stripped. just a quick over night stay for doctors appoinment"…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Omaha West
Aksarben Suites Trademark Collection by Wyndham
3 out of 5
7270 Cedar St, Omaha, NE
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The price is $59 per night
6.35 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (2,030 reviews)

"It was quiet and very clean I would recommend this hotel to anyone"…"

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

Aksarben Suites Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Super 8 by Wyndham Omaha Eppley Airport/Carter Lake
2 out of 5
3000 Airport Eppley Drive, Carter Lake, IA
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The price is $55 per night
0.38 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (1,670 reviews)

"close to airport, early breakfast hours, ground floor room available"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Omaha Eppley Airport/Carter Lake
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Visiting Carter Lake

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Carter Lake, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its zoo, shopping, and sporting events.

  • You'll find 38 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Council Bluffs
  • The closest major airport is in Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard), 11.9 mi (19.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Carter Lake

Places to visit in the larger region include Freedom Park Navy Museum, Hot Shops Art Center, and TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. You'll also find Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge and Sacred Heart Parish Church in the area.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 8 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in Carter Lake. These are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha Airport - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and comfortable beds.
  • Hampton Inn Omaha Airport - Our customers like the helpful staff and comfortable, quiet rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Best Western Plus Omaha Airport Inn - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its central location.

Dressing for Carter Lake

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 58°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 13°F
  • From April to June, the average is 87°F during the day and 34°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 88°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 71°F as the daytime average and 14°F as the nighttime average
  • Carter Lake gets about 30.63 inches of rain per year
  • July and June are usually the hottest months averaging 86°F, while January and December are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 16°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Carter Lake?
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha Airport is a favorite with Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Other favorite options based on reviews include Hampton Inn Omaha Airport and Best Western Plus Omaha Airport Inn.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Carter Lake, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Carter Lake.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Carter Lake?
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What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Carter Lake?
Based on reviews, La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free continental breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Super 8 by Wyndham Omaha Eppley Airport/Carter Lake and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Omaha Airport, IA.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation to Carter Lake?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Omaha Airport, IA is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your stay with the kids include Super 8 by Wyndham Omaha Eppley Airport/Carter Lake and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown. Attractions in the area like Henry Doorly Zoo and Fun-Plex are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Carter Lake?
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an indoor pool and a fitness center for its human guests. Super 8 by Wyndham Omaha Eppley Airport/Carter Lake is another good choice for a stay with your pet.
What are some hotels with pools in Carter Lake?
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown is a top hotel with an indoor pool, free continental breakfast, and free WiFi. Other choices that offer an onsite pool include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Omaha Airport, IA and Hampton Inn Omaha Airport.
What is the best spa hotel in Carter Lake?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Omaha Airport, IA is a top spa hotel featuring an indoor pool and a fitness center. Other popular spa hotels in Carter Lake include Best Western Plus Omaha Airport Inn and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown.
What's the best place to stay near Eppley Field Airport (OMA)?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Omaha Airport, IA is a popular hotel, featuring free breakfast and an indoor pool. It’s located a short 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Eppley Field Airport. Other accommodations near the airport are Super 8 by Wyndham Omaha Eppley Airport/Carter Lake and Sleep Inn & Suites Airport.
What's it like to stay in Carter Lake?
Budget-minded travelers will find good deals in Carter Lake, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its zoo, shopping, and sporting events. Top sights around the area include CHI Health Center Omaha, Horseshoe Council Bluffs, and Henry Doorly Zoo. In Carter Lake, there are 7 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Carter Lake?
CHI Health Center Omaha, Horseshoe Council Bluffs, and Henry Doorly Zoo are some of the notable places to visit in the surrounding area. You’ll also find TD Ameritrade Park Omaha and Orpheum Theater in the area.
What's the seasonal weather like in Carter Lake?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 72°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 29°F. Average annual rainfall for Carter Lake is 31 inches.

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