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El Capitan Resort Casino

540 F Street, Hawthorne, NV 89415-1000
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Sparks, Nevada
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are billboards leading into Hawthorne, advising of newly remodeled rooms. I don't know how many there are, but no one in my group got one. Every room had issues. The heating/AC units were awful. The beds were probably from the 70's or sooner. Our coffee maker not only didn't make coffee, it leaked everywhere. Pillows were flat and lumpy.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

this was a great place to stay all rooms were clean beds made walk everywhere you need to go i visited fmaily ang it looked old and dirth on the outside but its also an old haotel in a small town so its something youd expect

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We spent one night here on our trip to Las Vegas and again two weeks later returning from Grand Canyon. Motel is dated and a bit shop worn but clean and comfortable. Office staff are friendly and helpfull. The restuarant in the adjacent casino is very good and all our meals were excellant with friendly service and fair prices. Wont... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We were on our way home from the burn. The drive was exhausting as usual. We decided pretty late that we were going to stay somewhere overnight. Hawthorne was the next city on the way home, so we picked El Capitan. The beds were clean, the room was clean. The carpet had some stains but that is probably because they... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We wanted something close to Walker Lake without spending a ton of money so I thought we could try this even with previous reviews. We booked a corporate suite to be safe at $78. According to the pictures, it had flat screen tvs, microwave, coffee pot, fridge and separate room with couch and loveseat. Check in was slow due to... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The hotel room was clean, but it is hard to keep a dated hotel clean. You step into your room and it seem that you go back to the 1980s, including a analog television. The staff is friendly and helpful. The restaurant is really the surprise, it is quite good. I would easily eat there again, as for staying the... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This hotel is not at all what it advertises. Don't be fooled thinking that its a resort or casino because it isn't! Dirty rooms, old and disgusting are the four words that come to mind for this hotel not "home away from home" as the advertising says. Don't make the mistake we did of booking this hotel on-line!

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La Canada, California
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88 hotel reviews
309 helpful votes 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Even though the casino looks rather sad (matter of fact, the whole town of Hawthorne looks sad with the many closed up storefronts), the restaurant inside the casino was rather good, albeit nothing fancy. We ordered a patty melt which was made to perfection and quite tasty. The accompanying french fires were also good...crisp on the outside and moist on... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Both "resort" and "home away from home" need to be removed from the description of this place. The "lodge" is a motor inn across the street from the casino. We had to wait until 3:30 for a "clean" room which would have been fine IF the room was actually clean! Wasn't expecting too much for the price but this place... More 

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Gardnerville, Nevada
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106 reviews 106 reviews
25 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Place is clean and located across the street from the casino and a decent cafe. Far from a "resort" but fine for one night. Some rooms have been recently renovated and are very nice but cost more. We chose to pay less and have the older room with old style tv but for one night it was not big deal.... More 

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Address: 540 F Street, Hawthorne, NV 89415-1000
Location: United States > Nevada > Hawthorne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 103
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