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What you should know about Downtown Lincoln

When can I find the best deals on Hotels in Downtown Lincoln?

Downtown Lincoln is the beating heart of Nebraska's bustling state capital, which blends big-city buzz with small-town charm to beguiling effect. Within this compact district you'll find most of Lincoln's must-sees, like the dazzling, Art Deco-style Nebraska State Capitol and the sprawling Sheldon Museum of Art. Meanwhile, a cosmopolitan student population ensures lively nightlife, and an abundance of cheap eateries serving everything from lip-smacking chicken wings to spicy Mexican fare. Downtown Lincoln hotels are in higher demand in the sunny summer months, but the city remains relatively under-the-radar as a tourist destination, so it's usually possible to find good deals on hotels, particularly if you book early or hold out for last-minute offers.

What are the Top Hotels in Downtown Lincoln?

The Hyatt Place Lincoln/Downtown-Haymarket is a smart, centrally located mid-range hotel, with a heated indoor pool, 24-hour fitness and business facilities, and a round-the-clock restaurant serving American cuisine. The Graduate Lincoln is another highly-rated, competitively priced hotel, where the spacious guestrooms come equipped with home comforts like premium bedding, coffeemakers, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can also make use of free bicycles to get around town. The Embassy Suites Lincoln is a sleek all-suite hotel, where even standard rooms boast separate living areas and kitchenettes, ensuring a home-away-from-home vibe.

Where are the best areas for Hotels in Downtown Lincoln?

Downtown Lincoln is relatively small and easy to get around by foot, so wherever in the district you choose to base yourself you'll be a stone's throw from most major attractions. Shopaholics will be enthralled by the neighborhood's quirky gift shops, independent fashion boutiques, and endlessly browsable bookstores. Night owls may want to stay within stumbling distance of O Street, where you'll find a dazzling array of friendly bars serving locally brewed beers, and pulsing clubs where you can dance till the early hours.

What are Hotels like in Downtown Lincoln?

There are hotels in Downtown Lincoln to suit most requirements and budgets. At the lower end of the price spectrum you'll find smart, spotlessly clean no-frills hotels, where you'll pay a competitive rate for a spacious room with a flat-screen TV, refrigerator, and free WiFi. Some wallet-friendly hotels also offer self-catering facilities, making it easy to keep your dining costs down throughout your visit. If you've a little more cash to splash you can stay in one of the neighborhood's more luxurious hotels, which boast enticing amenities like shimmering swimming pools, bubbling spa tubs, and elegant lounge bars.

How much do Hotels typically cost in Downtown Lincoln?

If you're traveling on a shoestring, bear in mind that low-cost hotels in Downtown Lincoln are in relatively short supply, so you may need to expand your search beyond the city center for rock-bottom prices. If you keep an eye out for special offers, you may be able to land a night in a Downtown Lincoln hotel for as little as $80. The majority of the neighborhood's hotels more typically cost between $120 and £150 per night, while more luxurious establishments may cost upwards of $200 during peak travel periods.