Nebraska may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window

Find Hotels Near Riverside Discovery Center, Scottsbluff from $61

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Top Hotels Close to Riverside Discovery Center

Arcadia Hotel
2 out of 5
0.9 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $75 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
4.1/5Very Good! (188 reviews)

"Good value, privately owned, care and attention to details, clean, & they’re taking COVID precautions. Giant list of movies that can be rented for free. Pillows are very puffy and stiff so you may want to bring your own if possible. Employees/owners were very accommodating and kind."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Arcadia Hotel
Capri Motel
2 out of 5
1 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Get Rates
2.4/5 (63 reviews)

"Room was filthy!!!no towels etc.staff was rude.will never stay again!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Capri Motel
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Scottsbluff
2.5 out of 5
1.7 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $92 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (273 reviews)

"Nice outdoor place to sit with a fire pit! Hot tub was cold as cold as the pool but rooms were nice."…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Scottsbluff

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
Hampton Inn & Suites Scottsbluff Conference Center
2.5 out of 5
1.8 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $109 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.4/5Excellent! (396 reviews)

"I always stay here when i am in town. The rooms are always clean andin excellent shape. The staff is always friendly!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Scottsbluff Conference Center
Super 8 by Wyndham Scottsbluff
2 out of 5
1.8 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $61 per night from Nov 19 to Nov 20
3.7/5Good! (611 reviews)

"check in was easy & staff was friendly. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Scottsbluff
Monument Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
2.5 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $77 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
4.5/5Wonderful! (446 reviews)

"What a wonderful place to stay. Staff at office very friendly and helpful. Covid put a damper on breakfast but was given a gift bag that included breakfast juice, breakfast fruit cup, water and granola bars. There was also oatmeal and breakfast sandwiches you could cook yourself in your room. Very ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Monument Inn & Suites
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Scottsbluff-Gering
2.5 out of 5
1.7 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free Cancellation
The price is $85 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
4.4/5Wonderful! (288 reviews)

"Nothing unique. I did like how the accommodated to Covid."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Scottsbluff-Gering
Quality Inn
2.5 out of 5
1.8 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $84 per night from Nov 12 to Nov 13
3.7/5Good! (153 reviews)
Nice enough stay but bad neighbors.

"Nice enough room and property but the long term residents that were in adjacent rooms were noisy and up slamming doors and being inconsiderately loud until midnight. I had to complain to the front desk twice before it was resolved. The room was ok and we enjoyed the breakfast and was otherwise happy ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Quality Inn
Candlelight Inn Scottsbluff
2 out of 5
1.7 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
The price is $64 per night from Nov 16 to Nov 17
3/5 (28 reviews)

"This place was disgusting- entered roon big stain on bedspread- crumbs on counter -ac didnt work -soap peices in tub - walked right out - refund given-never attempted to explain -they knew- never ask for credit card only cash - left and went elsewhere"…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Candlelight Inn Scottsbluff
Cobblestone Hotel & Suites - Gering/Scottsbluff
2.5 out of 5
2.5 mi from Riverside Discovery Center
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $99 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (295 reviews)

"View of Scottsbluff monuments , clean surroundings, convenient location. Very noisy Hwy/street traffic."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

Cobblestone Hotel & Suites - Gering/Scottsbluff
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Riverside Discovery Center
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Riverside Discovery Center Hotel Guide

You and the kids will take a walk into the animal world when you head to Riverside Discovery Center.

It is located in Scottsbluff, a trip of 370 miles from Lincoln, the state capital.

Book a hotel in the area. There are 3 to choose from. The Hampton Inn & Suites Scottsbluff Conference Center and Arcadia Hotel are located within a mere 2 miles of Riverside Discovery Center.

Some of you will be glad to learn that the general area has a few budget hotels. The Comfort Inn Scottsbluff and the Super 8 Scottsbluff come recommended.

After a day brimming with seeing the sights, replenish your spirit and stomach at Whistle Stop Cafe (1900 South Beltline Highway West, Scottsbluff). You'll be pleased to know that this establishment is near. After that, you can let go of your inhibitions at Frontside Bar & Grill (1001 Avenue I, Scottsbluff). This neighborhood bar is only 0.4 miles away.

Other Places to Visit near Riverside Discovery Center

You don't have to venture very far from Riverside Discovery Center to find other things to do in this area:

  • If you're fed up with the noise, head out into Mother Nature and hike Monument Valley Pathway.
  • You and your friends can get involved in community art events and activities at West Nebraska Arts Center. Be sure to check out their exciting calendar of concerts and shows, exhibits and art programs.
  • Visit Scotts Bluff National Monument, a highly regarded local landmark, to develop deeper insight into local culture.
  • Take a stroll around the comprehensive collection of exhibits at Legacy of the Plains Museum and explore the stories and events that moulded this region.
  • Learn about the people and events that made an impression on this area by checking out North Platte Valley Museum.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Riverside Discovery Center?
Riverside Discovery Center is located in a welcoming area of Scottsbluff that travelers like for its monuments. You’ll find 13 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay near Riverside Discovery Center?
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Scottsbluff is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers an indoor pool and free parking. It’s located 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Riverside Discovery Center. Other good options within 5 miles include Monument Inn & Suites and Hampton Inn & Suites Scottsbluff Conference Center.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Riverside Discovery Center, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive 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 options available near Riverside Discovery Center.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Riverside Discovery Center?
For more details about changing or cancelling your stay near Riverside Discovery Center, click here.
What can I see and do near Riverside Discovery Center?
You might spend a leisurely day outdoors at Scotts Bluff National Monument and Central Park. Attractions like West Nebraska Arts Center and Legacy of the Plains Museum highlight the local culture. A visit to Monument Valley Pathway is worth the trip when you’re visiting.

Recent reviews of Riverside Discovery Center hotels

More trip options