Experience Our Hotel & Convention Center in Kearney If you're looking for hotels in Kearney, Nebraska that are practical, affordable and well-appointed, end your search with the Holiday Inn® Kearney hotel. Just off I-80 near the Great Platte River Road Archway Monument, we're the smart choice hotel in this area. Why Kearney? With popular attractions like Fort Kearny State Historical Park, Cabela's Sporting Goods Outlet and the Museum of Nebraska Art, why not? Our beautiful Kearney, NE hotel is a smoke-free property, and our great amenities make staying with us fun and memorable. Your family will get a kick out of Captain's Lagoon, the only indoor water recreation center in the area. With 30-ft slides, a kids' fun pool and more, the Lagoon's a huge hit with our hotel's guests. In Kearney, Nebraska, the Viaero Event Center and Buffalo County Fairgrounds draw in all kinds of travelers each year, and we're just minutes away from both of them. We further cater to the needs of our corporate travelers by offering an on-site business center and 10 state-of-the-art meeting rooms. The Holiday Inn® Kearney also features a topnotch restaurant and lounge, Legacy 272, as well as room service from 7 AM-9 PM. With other amenities like free shuttle service within 10 miles, an on-site fitness center with weights and cardio equipment and a video game room for kids, it's easy to see we're one of the best hotels in Kearney, Nebraska.