Located at the intersection of two main interstates, Omaha is the perfect place to take a break from the road. And no matter if it’s just a quick overnight stop to catch a few winks, or an extended two-to-three day stay to take in the local sights, the Regency Lodge (www.regencylodge.com) is an affordable and accessible lodging choice.
Located close to Interstate 80, this 144-room property is within a short drive of a variety of dining and shopping choices. Accessible parking is located near the entrance, with level access to the lobby. Accessible room 148 is located on the first floor, just around the corner from the lobby; however the room also has a second entrance from the parking area.
Access features include wide doorways and good pathway access in this spacious room. Furnishings include a 22-inch high queen-sized platform bed with wheelchair access on both sides, an easy chair, a table with two chairs, and a chest of drawers. It also includes a wet bar and a refrigerator.
There’s barrier-free access to the large bathroom through a wide pocket door. The bathroom features a generous five-foot turning radius, and is equipped with a roll-in shower with a hand-held showerhead, grab bars and a portable shower chair. Other access features include toilet grab bars on the back and right walls (as seated), and a roll-under sink.
There’s good access to the public areas as well, including level access to the lobby and bar areas, and ramp access down to the breakfast area, where a hot breakfast buffet is served every morning. And if you’d like to take a dip, there’s also barrier-free access out to the lift-equipped swimming pool.
Priced at just under $70, the Regency Lodge is not only accessible, but it’s also quite affordable. Add in a very helpful staff and you have all the ingredients for a very comfortable Omaha stay.