The Scarlet Hotel, Lincoln, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

A Celebration of All Things Nebraska

Welcome to the Good Life

The Scarlet Hotel is the perfect blend of small-town generosity, genuine connection, and creative common ground. We’re a hub of modern style and innovation, bringing together a broad spectrum of travelers all seeking an authentic taste of Nebraska. When you stay at The Scarlet, you’re not a guest, you’re one of us.

Hotel Highlights
  • 154 Nebraska Inspired Guest Rooms & Suites
  • Well & Good Signature Restaurant
  • Barred Owl Rooftop Bar
  • Good Life Coffee Shop
  • 1,184 sq ft of Flexible Event Space
  • Located on the University of Nebraska Innovation Campus
  • Complimentary Hotel Shuttle
    • To & From the Lincoln Airport and Trips Within 3 Miles of the Property.

The Scarlet Hotel Named Top New Hotel in a College Town by Travel + Leisure

The Scarlet Hotel was recently named one of the best new hotels in a college town by Travel + Leisure, ranking at #11 across the U.S. 

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Creative Common Ground

Innovation Campus & The School of Hospitality

Deeply rooted in the UNL campus and Lincoln community, The Scarlet Hotel is proud to be a central hub for technology, learning and development through NIC and the HRTM program. 

  • "CEHS is committed to extending learning beyond the classroom by providing a variety of out-of-classroom and experiential learning opportunities. At The Scarlet, our hospitality, restaurant and tourism management students will be in the real world, close to the action, learning and gaining hands-on experience in a world-class hotel."

    Sherri Jones

    Dean of the College of Education and Human Sciences

  • "This hotel will be such an asset to Nebraska Innovation Campus. The amenities that it will provide the campus will truly make NIC the place companies, employees and the community will want to be."

    Dan Duncan

    NIC Executive Director