3 star hotel
Area: Heartland Park of America
0.18 mi from Gene Leahy Mall
Best Rooms: Rooms on the higher floors offer panoramic views of the street. For the best view, ask for a room facing Old Market on floors 8 - 10.
Best Rooms: To find views of the downtown area, request a room facing Cuming St. on floors 3 - 4.
2.5 star hotel
Area: North Downtown
0.68 mi from Gene Leahy Mall
Best Rooms: Rooms at Hampton Inn Omaha Downtown offer views of Cuming St., parking lot and a sports stadium.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing east on floors 5 - 8 offer a good view of the park.
Best Rooms: With an open area on one side and the parking lot on the other, Holiday Inn Omaha Airport has no real views to offer.
2 star hotel
Area: Carter Lake
2.15 mi from Gene Leahy Mall
Best Rooms: Rooms at the back of the hotel on floor 2 offer a good view of the pond.