National Register of Historic Places Hidden Treasure Award

Box 79, 11523 North 156 Street, Bennington, NE 68007, US

402-614-7509 or 303-912-8093

Small Town Bed and Breakfast

Enjoy a unique lodging experience in our historic home!

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Our historic home is on the National Register of Historic Places and was awarded the 'Hidden Treasure Award' by the Nebraska Heritage Program.  It was built in 1910 and was restored and turned into a bed and breakfast in 2010.  The home is filled with family heirlooms, art and contains a family museum that describes family and community history.  Enjoy a historically unique lodging experience in a small town and only be minutes from the entertainment, museums, dining and shopping in Omaha.

Our Rooms We also have Military and extended stay discounts

Mueller Suite $139/night (ask about discounts)


The Mueller Suite sleeps 4 comfortably and is PET friendly.   It has the rustic charm of a century old barn with all the modern conveniences.   Enjoy the luxury of a Bed and Breakfast and have your own privacy.  The room has a kitchenette, bath with shower,  sitting area, bedroom with 2 queen beds and a large upper deck shaded by a huge sycamore tree.  It's decorated with farm antiques taken from the 1879 homestead and has modern air conditioning, cable TV and WiFi.  Enjoy a unique lodging experience in a century old carriage house and try to figure out what all the antiques are.  In the morning, come over to our formal dining room and enjoy a gourmet breakfast.  If you like, tour our historic home.   Your furry friends are welcome with a $25 pet fee. 

Oft Room $109/night (ask about discounts)


The Oft Room has a queen size bed and a private bathroom located down the hall.   The  bathroom has a period style water closet and clawfoot tub and plush bathrobes are provided.  The room has private access to the balcony that overlooks our pond.  Free WiFi, cable TV, a refrigerator, games and a small library are provided in the Common Room.     The kitchen is open from 7am to 9pm for a beverage, cookie or baked snack.  A gourmet breakfast is served in our formal dining room.  We accommodate dietary restrictions. No pets are allowed.  

Gordon Room $129/night (ask about discounts)


This spacious room has an adjoining bathroom and large tiled shower.  The king-size, sleigh bed offers a spacious and comfortable night's rest.  The room has private access to the balcony that overlook the pond.   Both rooms in our historic home have access to our family museum, 'hall of history' and formal parlor.   The kitchen is open from 7am to 9pm for a beverage, cookie or baked snack.  A gourmet breakfast is served in our formal dining room.  We accommodate dietary restrictions.   No pets are allowed.  

Discounts, Hosting Parties, Meetings and other gatherings

We give active military a $10 discount.   Ask about our seasonal and multiple day and room discounts. 

In addition to lodging; we host bridal showers, weddings, organizational meetings, anniversary and holiday parties.   Our historic home can comfortably sit 25 people.   Our historic home has been the backdrop for photographers and videographers.   

Anniversaries, weddings, bridal showers and parties.    Our base rate is $225 for a 3 hours period which includes preparation and cleanup.   We charge an additional $75/hour for parties extending past 3 hours.  We require a $100 clean-up deposit. 

 Business Meetings.   Plan your next office or organisational meeting  in a unique setting.   We will  provide beverages and baked goods.     Cost $75/hour.

House Tour.   We offer a tour of our home explaining its architectural features, family history and historical displays.  The tour ends in the formal dining room or porch with beverages and baked goodies.     The tour takes about 30 minutes.   Cost $10 per person.

History Society's Annual Pot Luck

History Society's Annual Pot Luck

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Ofts Bed & Breakfast LLC

11523 North 156th Street, Bennington, Nebraska 68007, United States

(402) 614-7509 or (303)-614-8093

Front Desk Hours

8am - 9pm

Policies and House Rules

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds for cancellations made more than 14 days arrival date.  Cancellations made 14 days (30 days for special events) or less will be charged $50 per reservation night.   Cancellations made within 2 days of arrival date and 'no-shows' will be billed full rate.

House Rules

Smoking is NOT allowed inside building but is allowed outside if ashtrays are used.  No pets are allowed in the Oft/Gordon House.   Pets are allowed in the Mueller Suite with a $25/day fee.  We charge a $100 cleaning fee for violation of our smoking policy and a maximum charge of $500 for pet damage or cleanup.   Check-in is between the hours of 4 pm to 9 pm unless previous arrangements are made.  Check-out is by 11 am.    We require a $50 cleaning deposit for parties and meetings which will be returned if organizers clean up after their events.  

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