Stay 10 Minutes from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Choose the Country Inn & Suites hotel and conference center to be near Lincoln Airport and the Lancaster Event Center. Sports fans enjoy our proximity to UNL’s Memorial Stadium and Saltdogs games at Haymarket Park. Art aficionados can browse the collections at the Great Plains Art Museum, while history buffs peruse the Nebraska History Museum and tour the Nebraska State Capitol. If you’re on family vacation, don’t miss the Lincoln Children’s Zoo, an attraction that brings out the kid in everyone.
- Nebraska History Museum (0.4 miles)
The exhibitions at this enriching museum reveal 10,000 years of Nebraska-area history through textiles, photos and fascinating artifacts.
Phone: +1 (402) 471-4754
- Lincoln Children's Zoo (2.7 miles)
Both the young and young-at-heart enjoy meeting the tortoises, feeding the camel and petting the snake at this charming animal home. The official zoo season runs from April to October.
Phone: +1 (402) 475-6741
- Great Plains Art Museum (5 miles)
Situated on the campus of UNL, this museum tells the story of the American plains through sculpture, paintings, drawings, photography and a 7,500-volume library.
Phone: +1 (402) 472-6220
- Nebraska State Capitol (5 miles)
Stroll the grounds of the state capitol’s four interior courtyards, and then take the old-timey elevators to the top of this impressive, 1,600-foot-tall building.
Phone: +1 (402) 471-0448
- Lancaster Event Center (6.4 miles)
From rodeos to trade shows, this 125,000-square-foot event center hosts it all. If you’re in town during the summer, check out the Lancaster County Super Fair.
Phone: +1 (402) 441-6545
Sports and Recreation
- Sunken Gardens (2.4 miles)
Stroll the wide walkways and more than 30,000 plants of this urban garden, listed in National Geographic's "300 Best Gardens in the United States and Canada."
Phone: +1 (402) 441-8258
- University of Nebraska-Lincoln (4 miles)
Cornhuskers fans stay at our hotel for easy access to adrenaline-pumping football action at Memorial Stadium. Prospective students, alumni and parents also enjoy our proximity to campus.
Phone: +1 (402) 472-7211
- Lincoln Saltdogs at Haymarket Park (4.2 miles)
With a hot dog in one hand and an icy beverage in the other, sit back and watch the Lincoln Saltdogs swing their way to victory at the award-winning Haymarket Park.
Phone: +1 (402) 474-2255
From Lincoln Municipal Airport:
Head southeast on Terminal Access Road. Terminal Access Road becomes W. Adams Street. Follow W. Adams Street toward I-80 E. Turn right onto NW 12th Street. Merge onto I-80 E and follow it for two miles. Merge onto US 34/I-180 S via Exit 401A toward 9th Street/Downtown. Take the Superior Street exit. Turn left onto Superior Street. Follow it for 1.7 miles. Turn left on 27th Street and follow it for half a mile to the hotel.
From Eppley Airfield:
Head northwest on Abbott Drive for one mile. Make a slight left onto Stortz Expressway, and follow it to US 75 S via the ramp on the left, toward I-480. In five miles, merge onto I-80 W via Exit 452C toward Lincoln. Follow I-80 for 50 miles. Take the 27th Street exit, #403. Turn left on 27th Street and follow it for 1.5 miles. The hotel is on the right.