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Destination guide

Travel to arty Council Bluffs

Enjoy the area's art galleries, museums and live music with a rental holiday home in Council Bluffs. This welcoming city is known for its zoo, casino gaming and shopping. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Council Bluffs

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Council Bluffs a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Joe's Karting (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Dodge Riverside Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Hot Shops Art Center (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Omaha Children's Museum (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Henry Doorly Zoo (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mormon Trail Center at Historic Winter Quarters (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Council Bluffs

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Council Bluffs is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bayliss Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Freedom Park Navy Museum (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Lewis & Clark Landing (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Heartland of America Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Lauritzen Gardens (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Council Bluffs

The nearest airport is in Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard), which is 14.8 mi (23.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Council Bluffs?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 132 holiday lettings around Council Bluffs. From 92 houses to 2 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Council Bluffs?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Council Bluffs:

  • Central Omaha: 49 holiday homes
  • Southeast Omaha: 48 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 31 holiday homes
  • Aksarben - Elmwood Park: 18 holiday homes
  • Dundee-Happy Hollow Historic District: 25 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Council Bluffs?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Council Bluffs. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Historic General Dodge House: 120 holiday lettings
  • Joe's Karting: 128 holiday lettings
  • RailsWest Railroad Museum: 129 holiday lettings
  • Squirrel Cage Jail: 122 holiday lettings
  • Mid-America Center: 128 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Council Bluffs listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Council Bluffs?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 92 Houses in Council Bluffs. Our other popular types of Council Bluffs holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Council Bluffs?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Council Bluffs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.