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Atwood House B & B

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Phone: 1-800-884-6554 Fax: 1-402-477-8314

“Experience the Elegance” of a suite in this 7,500 sq ft 1894 Neoclassical Georgian Revival mansion. Fireplaces, whirlpools, private sitting areas and Victorian furnishings.

  • Price from 85 USD / Day
  • 4 bedrooms
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Last updated: 09/06/2005

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The Atwood House is an 1894 Neoclassical Georgian Revival mansion located two blocks from Nebraska's capitol. This unique 7,500-plus square foot home is decorated throughout with Victorian antiques.

You will “Experience the Elegance” of a suite with private sitting area, bedroom and private bath. The Atwood suite is Lincoln's most elegant bridal suite. It provides over 800 square feet of ambiance including a working wood burning fireplace and six window bay in the sitting area. The bedroom has a king size antique three-piece walnut and marble Victorian bedroom set and ornate walnut wardrobe. The bath is patterned after a Roman bath. It features a two-person corner heart-shaped whirlpool tub surrounded by columns and marble.

Enjoy breakfast, prepared in our award winning kitchen. This exquisite fare is served on bone china with sterling silver flatware, Waterford® crystal and linens in the formal dining room, the sun room or in the privacy of your suite.

Prices & deals

Lowest Daily Price:
85 USD
Highest Daily Price:
199 USD
Lowest Weekly Price:
595 USD
Highest Weekly Price:
1255 USD
Cleaning fee:
Charging Method:
Payment Types:
  • No Cash
  • No Credit Card
  • No Cheque
  • No Travellers cheque
  • No Paypal
  • No Wire Transfer

Location & area

Going either east or west on I-80 take the downtown exit (Exit 401). After exiting you will be on I-180 going south. I-180 becomes 9th street (One way south) after you come off the viaduct. Continue south on 9th Street to G Street. Take a left on G Street and go to 17th Street (One way north). Stay on G Street and go through the intersection. Enter the driveway behind the house. The driveway goes around to the north side of the house where off-street parking is provided.

If you come in to Lincoln on Highway 77 from the south take the business route and follow until it intersects Highway 2. Take a left onto Highway 2 and that street will turn into 10th Street, which parallels 9th Street but is a one way north. Take a right on G Street follow the directions above.

If you come in to Lincoln on Highway 77 from the north get on I-80 (going west) as you get to Lincoln and follow the directions above.

740 S 17th ST, 68508, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Accommodation located in:
city, downtown, near biking trails, near cultural interest, near fishing area, near golf course, near historical interest, near horse riding, near restaurants & bars, near shopping area, near tennis courts, near walking trails, near water sports!

Amenities & services

The Atwood Suite is our largest suite and most frequently booked for romantic get-a-ways. It provides more than 800 square feet of ambiance, including a working wood-burning fireplace, big screen TV/VCR/DVD/Digital Cable, CD player, huge leather sofa, and six window bay. The bedroom has a king size three-piece walnut and marble Victorian bedroom set with Sealy super plush Crown Jewel mattress and an ornate walnut wardrobe which is originally from Ireland. The bath is patterned after a Roman bath. It features a two-person corner heart-shaped whirlpool tub surrounded by marble. Also included is a marble shower, bidet and a very ornate dressing table, fashioned after the fire place mantel in the main parlor.

The Carriage House (Branch Suite) is approximately 800 square feet of privacy located right next to the main house. You enter this suite in the sitting room which has a vaulted ceiling and features a queen sized leather hide-a-bed sofa, remote controlled gas fireplace, big screen TV in an antique walnut wardrobe with VCR and DVD player, Digital Cable, and a CD player. The bedroom has a king size bed with Sealy super plush Crown Jewel mattress. French doors connect the bedroom to the bath which has a large two-person Aquatic whirlpool and separate corner walk-in shower. Breakfast is served in the main house or a breakfast basket can be delivered to the Carriage House in the evening. This suite also has a cherry kitchen with white marble floor.

The Beals Suite is named after the couple who owned the house the longest. It has a three-piece half-Tester walnut bedroom set with marble top dresser and wash stand (Tester bed has been converted to a King size with Sealy Pillow Top super plush mattress) and a brass chandelier in the bedroom area. This suite features Victorian furnishings, leather recliner, TV/VCR/DVD and a CD player in the sitting room. The bath has a two-person corner Jacuzzi with hand-held shower (can also be used as a regular shower).

The Frank W Little Suite is named after the original builder of the house. It is L shaped. As you enter the suite you are in the sitting area that includes a decorative cherry fireplace mantel, marble top coffee table, a sofa and winged backed recliner and TV/VCR/DVD with digital cable. The bedroom set is a walnut three piece set (high back carved bed with marble top dresser and wash stand) built in 1840 and given as a wedding gift to its original owner. We have converted the bed to a king with Sealy super plush Crown Jewel mattress. The bath features an original footed tub, pedestal sink and corner walk-in shower.

You can drink a complimentary non-alcoholic beverage (or bring your own champagne/wine) while relaxing in your private sitting area or in the main house main parlor or sun room; sneak downstairs in the middle of the night for a snack or fresh fruit; or eat popcorn while watching a romantic movie (we have more than 400 recently released titles) on your own television.

During the day you could go to the Sheldon Art Gallery, view the sunken gardens or stop in the gazebo at Hazel Able Park, tour the historic Kennard House across the street, tour the University of Nebraska's natural history museum, or visit Nebraska's Capitol which is only two blocks away. Elegant dining is available within four blocks at Billy's or in the Historic Hay Market district which is only about a mile away.

# of Units: 1... and each unit includes:

  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 0
  • Single beds: 0
  • Double beds: 0
  • Baby cots: 0
  • Single sofa beds: 0
  • Double sofa beds: 0


  • No Bath:
  • No Hair Drier:
  • No Shower:
  • No Towels:


  • No Washing Machine:
  • Yes Work Desk:
  • No Bed Sheets:
  • No Bikes:
  • Yes Cable/Satelite TV:
  • No Internet Broadband:
  • No Internet Dial Up:
  • Yes Ironing Board:
  • Yes Stereo/Radio System:
  • Yes Library:
  • Yes Telephone:
  • Yes DVD Player:
  • Yes Fax:


  • No Butler Service:
  • No House Chef:
  • No Local Guides:
  • No Local Transportation:
  • No 24h Concierge:
  • No Tours & Excursions:


  • No Fridge & Freezer:
  • No Crockery & Utensils:
  • No Dish Washer:
  • No Microwave:
  • No Oven:
  • No American Kitchen:

Living room

  • No Fireplace:
  • No Sofa Bed:
  • No Table & Chairs:


  • No Private Beach:
  • No Barbecue:
  • No Sauna:
  • No Garden:
  • No Shared Bathroom:
  • Yes Spa / Jacuzzi:
  • No Swimming Pool:
  • No Lift / Elevator:
  • No Disabled Facilities:
  • No Tennis Court:
  • No Terrace:
  • Yes Parking:
  • No Pets Welcome:


  • No Safe:
  • No Sea View:
  • Yes Central Heating:
  • Yes City View:
  • Yes Daily Cleaning:
  • Yes Air Conditioning:
  • Yes DVD/Music Collection:
  • Yes Ensuite Bathroom:
  • No Balcony:

Additional information

Board Basis:
Bed & Breakfast
Welcome pack:
“Experience the Elegance” of a suite in this 7,500-plus square foot 1894 Neoclassical Georgian Revival mansion. Three suites with two-person whirlpool (two with fireplaces), fresh flowers, chocolates and Victorian furnishing, gourmet breakfasts. Ideal fo

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