Visit Attractions from This Hotel near Henry Doorly Zoo
Make the Country Inn & Suites your headquarters for prime services and affordable hotel rooms near popular attractions. Visit the Henry Doorly Zoo to see more than 17,000 animals from around the world in stunning, realistic habitats. For a taste of local history, take a carriage ride through Omaha’s Old Market Distric or tour the RailsWest Railroad Museum. Stop by the Lauritzen Gardens for a calming stroll through magnificent greenery or sample acclaimed vintages at the Breezy Hills Vineyard & Winery. The many nearby casinos offer late night entertainment, tempting restaurants and a variety of table games. Visit these area attractions:
- Ameristar Casino (2.7 miles)
Play slots and table games or dine at one of the many restaurants available at this popular casino.
Phone: +1 (712) 328-8888
- Breezy Hills Vineyard & Winery (26 miles)
Family-owned and operated, this local vineyard produces award-winning “cool climate” wines. Stop by the tasting room and gift shop for a sample.
Phone: +1 (712) 485-2083
- Harrah's Council Bluffs Casino (3.2 miles)
With four restaurants, two bars, slots, table games and live shows, Harrah’s offers non-stop entertainment.
Phone: +1 (712) 329-6000
- Henry Doorly Zoo (4.6 miles)
Spend the day at this beautiful zoo that boasts more than 17,000 animals, a rain forest, an indoor swamp, the world’s largest indoor desert and an IMAX® theater.
Phone: +1 (402) 733-8401
- Historic Squirrel Cage Jail (2.8 miles)
One of only 18 rotary-cell jails ever built, the Pottawattamie County Jail is a fascinating landmark that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Phone: +1 (712) 323-2509
- Horseshoe Casino (adjacent to hotel)
Home to the annual World Series of Poker Circuit Event, this bustling casino features slots, table games, entertainment and restaurants.
Phone: +1 (712) 323-2500
- Lauritzen Gardens (4.8 miles)
Visit this stunning botanical garden for a peaceful stroll through seasonal foliage and unique themed gardens.
Phone: +1 (402) 346-4002
- Old Market District- Omaha, NE (5.6 miles)
This historic district features art galleries, boutiques, restaurants and a vibrant nightlife. Be sure to take a horse-drawn carriage ride.
Phone: +1 (402) 916-1796
- RailsWest Railroad Museum (1.8 miles)
Featuring historic engines and railcars as well as a model track, RailsWest tells the story of the area’s eight railroads and the Railway Mail Service.
Phone: +1 (712) 323-5182
- Strategic Air & Space Museum (32 miles)
The Strategic Air & Space Museum displays historic aircraft, space vehicles and missiles in a variety of educational displays.
Phone: +1 (402) 944-3100
Directions to the Country Inn & Suites, Council Bluffs
The hotel is conveniently located on I-80/I-29 next to the Horseshoe Casino and attached to the Mid-America Center. Exit at 24th Street, turn north on 24thStreet, turn left on Mid-America Drive and turn right onto Arena Way to the hotel.