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South Omaha

Get away to South Omaha! Enjoy the zoo, wildlife, and baseball.

Explore the family-friendly area of South Omaha—a zoo, shopping, and popular sights from Henry Doorly Zoo to Ralston Arena.

Top Hotels in South Omaha

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Comfort Inn At The Zoo
Comfort Inn At The Zoo
2.5 out of 5
2920 South 13th Court, Omaha, NE
The price is $76 per night

Located in the heart of Omaha, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Rosenblatt Stadium and Henry Doorly Zoo. CHI Health Center Omaha and Orpheum Theater are also ...

3.4/5 (328 reviews)

"It was easy to locate and register, the room was clean and comfortable with plenty of towels, but the pool wasn’t working properly and neither was the fridge in the room"…"

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

Comfort Inn At The Zoo
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha South - Ralston Arena
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha South - Ralston Arena
2.5 out of 5
7306 Q Street, Ralston, Omaha, NE
Free Cancellation
The price is $88 per night

Located in South Central Omaha, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Fun-Plex and Ralston Arena. Baxter Arena is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) away.

4.4/5Excellent! (251 reviews)

"Great place to stay and excellent staff! Would recommend to people and also plan on staying again"…"

Reviewed on May 3, 2020

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha South - Ralston Arena
3-bedroom House With Deck & Large Fenced-in Yard. Near Downtown, UNO & Creighton
3-bedroom House With Deck & Large Fenced-in Yard. Near Downtown, UNO & Creighton
Omaha, NE

Located in South Central Omaha, this vacation home is within 3 mi (5 km) of Omaha VA Medical Center, Baxter Arena, and University of Nebraska Medical Center. ...

3/5 (1 review)
Omaha house

"Neighbor using nest system to piggy back internet was a concern. They actually let themselves in at one point, not knowing that we were there."…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

3-bedroom House With Deck & Large Fenced-in Yard. Near Downtown, UNO & Creighton

Popular places to visit in South Omaha

Henry Doorly Zoo
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Henry Doorly Zoo

4.5/5(604 reviews)

Journey through the world’s biggest indoor desert, spot magnificent creatures in the aquarium and explore indoor rainforests and swamps in Nebraska’s premier zoo.

Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
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Eugene T. Mahoney State Park

4/5(47 reviews)

Make use of the many fun facilities in this large park, from a theater and a marina to paddle boats and an ice-skating rink.

Omaha Children's Museum
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Omaha Children's Museum

4.5/5(174 reviews)

Bring the little ones to this exciting museum to role play as doctors, make art with light and run through a fountain.

Heartland of America Park
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Heartland of America Park

4.5/5(88 reviews)

Gaze up at the stunning light and water show at the fountain and hold hands on a romantic stroll through this charming park.

Lauritzen Gardens
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Lauritzen Gardens

4.5/5(71 reviews)

Wander through the diverse woodland areas, admire the charming waterfall and inspect the model railway system in this botanical park.

Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge
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Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge

4.5/5(157 reviews)

Admire the wonderful views of the river from this meandering walkway and enjoy the serenity and scenery of the adjacent parks.

Top things to do in South Omaha

City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Nebraska
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City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Nebraska

$10
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Omaha History Walk Tour
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Omaha History Walk Tour

$29
Per adult
Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of Nebraska
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Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of Nebraska

$10
Per adult
Wacky Walks Adventure walking tours of Nebraska
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Wacky Walks Adventure walking tours of Nebraska

$10
Per adult
3Quest Challenge Scavenger hunts of Nebraska
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3Quest Challenge Scavenger hunts of Nebraska

$10
Per adult
Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of Nebraska
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Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of Nebraska

$20
Per adult