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Featured Motels in Grand Island

Motel 6 Grand Island, NE
2 out of 5
7301 Bosselman Ave, Grand Island, NE
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The price is $54 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated in Grand Island, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Mormon Island State Recreation Area and within 6 mi (10 km) of Grand Island Regional Medical Center ...

4.1/5Very Good! (354 reviews)

"Although you find yourself located in desolate Nebraska, this is by far the nicest Motel 6 I have ever stayed at, aside from no masks being worn during Covid - I wish all Motel 6’s were this nice"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Motel 6 Grand Island, NE
Super 8 by Wyndham Grand Island
2 out of 5
2603 S Locust St, Grand Island, NE
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The price is $59 per night from Nov 9 to Nov 10

Situated in Grand Island, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Heartland Events Center, Fonner Park, and Island Oasis Water Park. Nebraska State Fair Grounds ...

3.9/5Good! (495 reviews)

"Our family stayed in the 2 room suite with 3 queen beds... what a great setup at an affordable price! Some nice updates for an older building. Comfortable beds. Stayed on a week night, so it wasn't busy at all, making for a quiet stay. Breakfast was simple, but sufficient. Pool area was open and ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Grand Island
Travelodge by Wyndham Grand Island
2 out of 5
1311 S Locust, Locust St & Fonner Rd., Grand Island, NE
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The price is $67 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated in Grand Island, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Island Oasis Water Park and Nebraska State Fair Grounds. Heartland Events Center and Fonner ...

4/5Very Good! (629 reviews)

"The property was in a good area. Close to other businesses in walking distance. The hotel was noisy at night. The bed was in good shape, but the condition was run down and needed some attention. Don't know if I would stay at this location again but would consider another Travelodge if conditions ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Grand Island

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St Paul Inn
2.5 out of 5
116 Howard Ave, St Paul, NE
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The price is $61 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated in St Paul, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Saint Paul City Park and Howard County Courthouse. Saint Paul Country Club is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) ...

3.4/5Good! (67 reviews)

"The room was a lot bigger than standard rooms with a couch in front of the tv. Courtesy staff. No breakfast because of covid."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

St Paul Inn
Island Inn
2 out of 5
2311 South Locust St, Grand Island, NE
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The price is $38 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated in Grand Island, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Heartland Events Center and Fonner Park. Island Oasis Water Park and Nebraska State Fair Grounds ...

3.3/5 (312 reviews)

"I bring my 88 yr old grandma to the horse races and these rooms have a recliner in them. Makes it easier for her to sit in."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Island Inn
Hastings Express Inn
2 out of 5
1400 West J Street, Hastings, NE
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The price is $35 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated in Hastings, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Brickyard Park, Aquacourt, and Jacob Fisher Rainbow Fountain. Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural ...

1.8/5 (74 reviews)
Not to bad

"My time at the hotel wasnt bad at all..pretty outdated and old looking, very small fridge, kinda pricey but other than that it was perfect for the 2 of us staying there"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Hastings Express Inn
Rainbow Motel Hastings
2 out of 5
1000 W J St, Hastings, NE
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The price is $45 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Brickyard Park, Jacob Fisher Rainbow Fountain, and Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History. ...

2.4/5 (61 reviews)

"First of all they didn't receive hotel.com info. PAID CASH FOR ROOM. Put me a room only to move me to another room. Had to wait while they cleaned room. People were nice enough but did a terrible job of cleaning. Floor rug terrible dirty condition.Did vacuum but really need to replace rug.Mini refer,micro ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Rainbow Motel Hastings
Midlands Lodge
2 out of 5
910 W. J St, Hastings, NE
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $38 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31

Situated in Hastings, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Brickyard Park, Jacob Fisher Rainbow Fountain, and Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History. ...

2.9/5 (192 reviews)
Good for money.

"Decent place. I did nonsmoking room and no pets. He made it very clear no pet no smoking!! But my room was clean and comfortable. Tv was fuzzy sometimes. Overlooked McDonald's drive thru, but not really noisy in room."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Midlands Lodge
Grand Motel
2 out of 5
201 East J Street, Hastings, NE
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Situated in Hastings, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Hastings College, Brickyard Park, and Jacob Fisher Rainbow Fountain. Hastings Museum of Natural and ...

3.5/5Good! (22 reviews)
Friendly and affordable

"The hotel was very clean and comfortable. It is not brand new and had a few maintenance issues, but made up for it in its tidy presentation. The front desk clerk was fantastic! Super friendly and helpful. Even offered a free bottle of water after I complained about what a tough day I'd had. If you ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2013

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Motel 6 Grand Island, NE

Motel 6 Grand Island, NE

2 out of 5
7301 Bosselman Ave, Grand Island, NE
The price is $54 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
4.1/5Very Good! (354 reviews)

"Although you find yourself located in desolate Nebraska, this is by far the nicest Motel 6 I have ever stayed at, aside from no masks being worn during Covid - I wish all Motel 6’s were this nice"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Motel 6 Grand Island, NE
Days Inn by Wyndham Grand Island I-80

Days Inn by Wyndham Grand Island I-80

2.5 out of 5
7800 South Hwy 281, Grand Island, NE
The price is $51 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 6
4/5Very Good! (960 reviews)

"All was great. Clean and quiet! Will stay there in the future"…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Grand Island I-80
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Grand Island

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Grand Island

3 out of 5
3404 W Faidley Ave, Grand Island, NE
The price is $85 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (296 reviews)

"very clean, location was great many choices of food all around. Staff was great."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Grand Island
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Grand Island Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are 12 affordable motels in Grand Island among more than 36 hotels and other accommodations. These less expensive accommodations can help you save some cash compared to traditional hotels, which offer more amenities but ones that you may not use.

Fun fact: Motels became more prevalent in the U.S. at the end of the 1940s with the appeal of road trip vacations, peaking in the mid-1960s with more than 60,000 properties. When you stay at a motel property, you'll often have access to your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot.

Below are a few of our customers' recommended Grand Island motels to select from:

Super 8 by Wyndham Grand Island

  • Enjoy access to the indoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Motel 6 Grand Island

  • Free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk are available during your stay.

Travelodge by Wyndham Grand Island

  • Enjoy access to the business center, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Quality Inn

  • Laundry facilities along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.

Red Coach Inn and Suites Grand Island NE

  • Enjoy access to the free parking, computer station, and 24-hour front desk.

What to Do in Grand Island

Check out the festivals or simply enjoy the restaurants in this family-friendly area while you're sightseeing. Visitors like Grand Island for its shops.

Enjoy nature with a stop at:

  • Saint Paul City Park
  • Brickyard Park

These are some attractions the whole family can enjoy:

  • Island Oasis Water Park
  • Aquacourt

During your trip, here are some other places to visit:

  • Heartland Events Center
  • Fonner Park
  • Nebraska State Fair Grounds

Grand Island is also notable for its:

  • Sports
  • Bird watching
  • Flowers
  • Museums

Best Time to Visit Grand Island

Decide when you'd like to visit Grand Island by checking these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically July and June, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 58° F and nighttime temperatures average 14° F
  • April-June: 87° F is the daytime average and 33° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 88° F and nighttime averages are around 46° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 71° F during the day and 15° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 26.50 inches in a year

How to Get to Grand Island and Around the Area

Grand Island Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Grand Island, NE (GRI-Central Nebraska Regional) Airport 3.4 mi (5.4 km)
Kearney, NE (EAR-Kearney Regional) Airport 37.8 mi (60.8 km)
Hastings Station Train Station 23.6 mi (38 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Grand Island?
If you can’t find a motel in Grand Island, expand your search to find motels in the surrounding area or let us help you find something similar from over 41 hotels and other accommodations. Just use our search tools to filter by nightly room rate or cost-saving amenities such as free parking and free breakfast.
What is a motel?
At many motels, you’ll often find a free parking spot and an outdoor pool. When you stay at a motel property, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. The word “motel” was invented in 1925 in San Luis Obispo, California by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel.
What are the best motels in Grand Island?
Motel 6 Grand Island, NE: Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Super 8 by Wyndham Grand Island: An indoor pool along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay. Travelodge by Wyndham Grand Island: Enjoy access to the business center, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking. St Paul Inn: A 24-hour front desk along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay. Island Inn: Enjoy the in-room air conditioning, and freebies including breakfast and parking.
What can I do in Grand Island?
In this family-friendly area, you can check out the shops and enjoy the restaurants while you’re sightseeing. People visiting Grand Island have good things to say about the festivals. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Brickyard Park, Mormon Island State Recreation Area, and Saint Paul City Park. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Island Oasis Water Park, Aquacourt, and Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Nebraska State Fair Grounds, Heartland Events Center, and Fonner Park.
What's the weather like in Grand Island?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Grand Island to help you plan yours: 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 30°F. The snowiest months in Grand Island are February, November, March, and December, with each month seeing an average of 9 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Grand Island when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Grand Island to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Grand Island, NE (GRI-Central Nebraska Regional), which is located 3.4 mi (5.4 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into Kearney, NE (EAR-Kearney Regional), which is 37.8 mi (60.8 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.