Howard Johnson Gothenburg


All Aboard in Gothenburg

Pet-friendly location near the first Pony Express Station

Welcome to our Howard Johnson Gothenburg hotel, conveniently located off I-80. Our affordable accommodations provide easy access to all of our community's famous attractions like the original Pony Express Station & Museum and the Wild Horse Golf Club. We hope you choose us for your happy stay in Dawson County, Nebraska.

Amenities to Smile About

Pet-friendly with free breakfast and free WiFi

We want you to get a kick start to your day with our free continental breakfast, and we will ensure you stay connected with our free WiFi access. Take advantage of free parking for your car, truck, bus, or RV. We also have guest laundry facilities available. 

Fun and Relaxation Await

Tour the historic Pony Express Station or play golf

Visit the original Pony Express Station & Museum, a legacy of old-time America when information was conveyed throughout the frontier by horseback. Take a swing at Wild Horse Golf Club to play 18 challenging holes. Enjoy a movie less than a mile from our Gothenburg hotel at Sun Theatre or shop at Shopko Pharmacy, just a half mile from our hotel.

Pool at the Howard Johnson Gothenburg in Gothenburg, Nebraska
Howard Johnson Gothenburg hotel lobby in Gothenburg, Nebraska
Guest room at the Howard Johnson Gothenburg in Gothenburg, Nebraska
Map & Directions

401 Platte River Drive, Gothenburg, NE, 69138-2707


Plan Your Group Travel With Us

Book your wedding party, sports team, or other group travel at our hotel. Submit your request for information about special rates on blocks of rooms.