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"Stay Smart" at our Holiday Inn Express Kearney, NE! Whether you are coming to Kearney for business or pleasure, you can find all the comforts of home at this Holiday Inn Express hotel. Besides Top-Notch Services and Amenities, we offer easy access to I-80 at one of the most convenient locations in the Midwest. If business is the reason for your trip to Kearney, lodging with us is the ideal choice. Our beautiful accommodations are near many area businesses, including Parker Hannifin, Eaton Corporation, Inter-Motion Manufacturing, West Pharmaceutical Services and Good Samaritan Hospital. We also offer convenient business amenities like Free high-speed Internet access, and a 24-hour business center. Leisure travelers appreciate the location of our Kearney, Nebraska hotel, as well. We are just a short drive from local attractions, such as the Great Platte River Road Archway Monument, the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Fort Kearney State Recreation Area and the Museum of Nebraska Art. Guests staying here enjoy a number of comfortable amenities, like a heated indoor pool and whirlpool, fitness center and a Complimentary Hot Breakfast Bar, featuring our Signature Cinnamon Rolls! Whatever the reason for your trip to Kearney, Nebraska, our hotel is sure to have exactly what you need for a carefree stay.


· ATM/Cash machine - (In Area)
· Accessible facilities
· Air conditioning individually controlled in room
· Bathtub
· Buffet breakfast
· Car rental desk - (In Area)
· Coffee/Tea maker
· Color television
· Cribs
· DVD player
· Desk with lamp
· Direct dial telephone
· Free parking
· Golf - (In Area)
· Hairdryer
· High speed internet connection
· Housekeeping - daily
· Housekeeping - weekly
· Interior corridors
· Ironing board
· Ironing board
· Late check-out available
· Meal included - continental breakfast
· Microwave
· Mini-refrigerator
· Non-smoking
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Private bathroom
· Safe deposit box
· Satellite television
· Separate closet
· Shops and commercial services - (In Area)
· Spare electrical outlet available at desk
· Tennis court - (In Area)
· Two-line phone
· Voice mail
· Wireless internet connection
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Room Information

Connecting rooms
Sofa bed
2 queen beds nonsmoking
2 queen beds nonsmoking
2 queen beds nonsmoking
deluxe room
1 king bed with jacuzzi nonsmoking
standard room
deluxe room
deluxe room
1 king bed with jacuzzi nonsmoking
1 king bed with jacuzzi nonsmoking
you can watch all your favorite shows on the 42
1 king bed with sofa sleeper nonsmoking
standard room
standard room
2 queen bed hear accessible roll in shower non smoking
2 queen bed hearing accessible non smoking
2 queen beds suite nonsmoking

Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 3:00 PM
· Check out time is 12:00 PM
· Time Zone is GMT
· Opened in 2001
· 91 rooms.
· 21 suites.
· 4 floors.

Restaurant Information


A Nebraska Classic

Skeeter Barnes

Are you looking for Great BBQ? Do you need a chance to stretch your legs a little after a long day in the car? Have no fear! Skeeter Barnes is within walking distance of the Holiday Inn Express! Their Award Winning Buck Naked BBQ and unlimited sides mak

Angus Burgers and Shakes

Angus Burgers and Shakes is a fun, contemporary, and upbeat establishment; with a menu that features the best things about childhood plus beer, bacon jam, and truffle fries. Our menu also features the best local and regional products available.

Coppermil Steakhouse and Lounge

The Coppermill is dedicated to a high quality of service to ensure your satisfaction as our guest. All of our employees enjoy what we do and it is reflected in the loyalty of our frequented guests. We promise individual attention and great value for all o

Cunningham's Journal On The Lake

Recreation Information

Fitness center on-site

Fitness center off-site


Area Attractions

- Hilltop Mall

Hilltop Mall has a range of stores including Buckle, Old Navy, Maurices, Claire's, and JC Penny. More information can be found at

- Old Navy

Old Navy's target market largely consists of price conscious though still fashion oriented teens and adults. The clothing is more affordable than its other Gap, Inc., counterparts. Old Navy's stores contain specialized sections for infants, boys, girls, m

- Cabela's

Cabela's is the World's foremost outfitter of boating, hunting, and fishing gear. Visit their stores for outdoor info and hunting/casual wear. Known the world over by their catalogs, now you can visit their retail location which has become a destination t

- JC Penny

JCPenney offers a wide array of national, private and exclusive brands which reflect the Company's commitment to providing customers with style and quality at smart prices. Visit our local stores for everyday savings on stylish home d cor and clothes for

- Office Max
- Target

Expect more, payless with Target.

- Walmart

Everyday low prices

- Hobby Lobby

Arts and Crafts store

- Walgreen's

Pharmacy Open 24 Hours

- Holiday Inn Convention Center
- Buffalo County Fair Ground
- Kearney Municiple Airport
- Centeral Nebraska Regional Airport
- Omaha Epply Airport
- Lincoln Airport
- Buffalo Ridge

9 total holes at facility Green fees - $19 to $21 (approximate) Built in 1966 Driving Range: Yes Public golf course

- Elks

9 total holes at facility Green fees - $10 (approximate) Built in 1990 Blue Grass Driving Range: Yes Public golf course

- Viaero Event Center

The Viaero Event Center, previously known as the Kearney Events Center and FirsTier Event Center, is a 5,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Kearney, Nebraska. Event held at the Center include Tri City Storm hockey, numerous Concerts and even Child-Friendly

- Cabelas/ Bass Pro Shop

Leading the pack when it comes to quality outdoor clothing and gear for hunting, camping and fishing at competitive prices and is a leading source for outdoor information.

- University of Nebraska at Kearney

Originally established as the Nebraska State Normal School at Kearney in 1905. The name was changed to Nebraska State Teachers College in 1921 and to Kearney State College in 1963. It became UNK in 1991.

- Nebraska Museum of Art

The Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA) celebrates Nebraska's artistic culture and heritage by collecting and preserving, exhibiting and interpreting the art of Nebraska.

- Pioneer Village

The largest private collection of Americana anywhere. The Pioneer Village complex comprises 28 buildings on 20 acres housing over 50,000 irreplaceable items of historical value, restored to operating order, arranged in groups and also in the chronological

- Sandhill Cranes Viewing

Located next to the Platte River, you can take a short trip to see one of Nebraska's native creatures.

- Great Platte River Road Archway Monument

The Great Platte River Road Archway is an interactive adventure that pays tribute to the pioneers who passed through Nebraska on their way West. These entrepreneurs were shaped by what they saw and experienced, and they've given America their heritage.

- Trails and Rails Museum

Buffalo County is rich in the history of the great transportation routes of the past, present, and the future - the Mormon Trail, Union Pacific Railroad, Lincoln Highway, and Interstate 80.

- Cottonmill Park

A central feature to Cottonmill Park is the 43 acre lake. Originally created in 1886 by filling the Kearney Canal, the lake acted as a storage reservoir that generated power for the old Cottonmill factory. The lake offers paddle boat rentals and fishing

- Good Samaritan Hospital

Good Samaritan Hospital has one of the highest level trauma centers and neonatal intensive care units in Nebraska. Our facilities and physicians abilities to treat bones and joints, cancer and heart disease are equal to any in larger metropolitan areas.

- Kearney Regional Medical Center

Kearney Regional Medical Center is an acute care hospital located in Kearney, Nebraska. Our state of the art facility offers patients sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic services covering the spectrum of medical and surgical specialties. The staff at

- Younes Confrence Center

Younes Hospitality owns and operates the largest conference center between Omaha and Denver in the state-of-the-art Younes Conference Center.

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