Discover a selection of 132 vacation rentals in Carter Lake that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $175 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Carter Lake. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The friendly area of Carter Lake awaits your stay

Enjoy the live music and other features of Carter Lake. This welcoming city is known for its zoo, shopping and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Carter Lake

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Carter Lake a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hot Shops Art Center (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Dodge Riverside Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Omaha Children's Museum (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Joe's Karting (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Henry Doorly Zoo (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Mormon Trail Center at Historic Winter Quarters (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carter Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carter Lake is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Freedom Park Navy Museum (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lewis & Clark Landing (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Heartland of America Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Pioneer Courage Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Gene Leahy Mall (2 mi / 3.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Carter Lake

The nearest airport is in Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), located 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard), which is 11.9 mi (19.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Carter Lake?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 132 vacation rentals around Carter Lake. From 56 house rentals to 21 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a city-center property in Carter Lake?

Roll straight out of bed and stroll to those must-see attractions. Or simply experience the thrilling pace of the city! Spend your getaway in the heart of the main streets, with a city centre vacation home. Vrbo has 24 city center vacation homes available. Alternatively, you may like to try a different sort of setting. Vrbo has a whole lot of rental options to choose from, including:

  • 4 town vacation rentals.
  • 3 water-view vacation rentals.
  • 3 lake-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Carter Lake?

If you want to live like a local and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 71 houses currently on Vrbo. Prices start at $75 per night. If that doesn't fit with your family's taste, we've got a number of other property types to choose from, such as:

  • Hotel: 62 vacation homes. Prices start from $43 per night.
  • Apartment: 13 vacation homes. Prices start from $100 per night.
  • Townhome: 10 vacation homes. Prices start from $195 per night.

Can I stay in Carter Lake in a large group?

There's nothing more enjoyable than being somewhere new with friends and family. And the best news is Vrbo has some places suitable for big groups. House vacation homes are the leading option for large groups, with 16 featured here. The vacation rentals that can cater to large numbers here include:

  • Looking for vacation homes that can hold 6 people? We have 70 that will be ideal. Prices start from $75 per night.
  • Need somewhere for 5 guests? We have 51 that will be ideal. You can book one for as little as $69 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with 8 guests? We have 36 vacation homes that will be perfect. Prices start from $125 per night.

You and your crew will be in good hands when you arrange your Carter Lake getaway with us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Carter Lake?

Vrbo has a range of excellent budget-friendly rentals. Treat your crew to some wining and dining or stay for a few extra days with the cash you save. West Omaha is a great area to check out if you want to keep a handle on your budget. Vrbo has 18 rentals, and the average price is a very affordable $107 per night. Another 9 Vrbo rentals are available in or around Elkhorn. With an average price of $129 per night, you're sure to get a deal worth bragging about.