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107335 Nipton Road, HC1 Box 357, Nipton, CA 92364
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Berkeley, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My family stopped over in Nipton, California last week and stayed the night in one of the tent cabins. We loved everything about it, from the friendly staff at the Trading Post to the great cooking and unique Mexican dishes at the El Oasis Café next door to the spacious and well-kept tent cabins and shower/restroom facility sprinkled behind the... More

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Forster
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed the night here. Excellent facilities for those who like solitude, serenity and peace and quiet. Don't expect nightlife, there isn't even a TV and the cafe next door, the only place to buy dinner closes at 6pm. But the lovely old buildings and the solitude are wonderful, especially after Las Vegas. Service was excellent, anything we asked for was... More

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Roxanne L, Owner at Hotel Nipton, responded to this review

Rob, Thank you for your positive review regarding Nipton. It is just what you said - quiet and peaceful! We are the antidote to Las Vegas. We hope you will come back soon. Nipton is located on the northern edge of the Mojave National Preserve - a million acre park. More

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Had lunch here - isolated outpost on train tracks facing the Mohave desert - worth the drive then take road to Searchlight and back to Hoover dam to really experience the desert. Very quirky place but if you want to get away from the beaten track this i the road less travelled!

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Moreno Valley, California
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361 reviews 361 reviews
40 hotel reviews
557 helpful votes 557 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

This remote, quirky old-time hotel in the middle of the Mojave Desert is not for everyone. In the 1920s when the place opened, it was practically the Waldorf-Astoria of lodgings in this part of The West. By the 1980s it was an established B & B with a small but enthusiastic following for those wanting to recapture the romance of... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

I parked and stayed in my RV for a couple of days and it was expensive there was no power I had to run my generator the water pressure was terrible it was there was no pressure at all.!! I would not recomend nipton RV spots they are terrible they really need to work on the power issue and the... More

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Roxanne L, Owner at Hotel Nipton, responded to this review

We do not have a record of anyone staying in our travel trailer park for a couple of nights in October 2012. At that time we were full and had only monthly guests. We did not have any just 'over-nighters." This bogus review has nothing to do with Hotel Nipton. More

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Winters, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Stayed at the Nipton hotel over the weekend. It is very simple but does have wifi if you want it. I enjoyed it but only gave it four stars because the room smelled like grandma's closet....lots of moth balls. It did air out but was a bit of a surprise. Yes, there was train noise at night, they do give... More

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New Haven, CT
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I'm posting here because Trip Advisor doesn't have a separate listing for the Eco-Cabins, though as the owner recently noted, they should. No one was staying at the hotel when we were there. We stayed in one of the ecocabins/tents in midsummer (106 degrees in late afternoon), so the air conditioning was appealing. This is a tough location to rate... More

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Niedernhausen, Germany
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Its an experience. This hotel is very simple, but Iliked it a lot. I didn't mind the trains. Ist was romantic and kind of wild western style. If you like to spend the night in an unusual enviroment and feel like on vacation in the past, this might be the right choice for you.

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Ithaca, New York, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I stayed in a "tent cabin", behind the convenience/gift/lottery/beer store that's the only place open in this true ghost town. Don't believe the hype on their web page: there is not a soul around; the cafe is closed; and there were cockroaches in my cabin (I ended up erecting my tent inside the cabin and going to sleep protected). All... More

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Roxanne L, Owner at Hotel Nipton, responded to this review

This person DID NOT stay in Hotel Nipton. This review has nothing to do with HOTEL NIPTON. This person through his own admission stayed in the campground which is a totally different than Hotel Nipton. Trip Advisor should not be posting this review because the reviewer did not stay in Hotel Nipton. Sir, we are sorry you had a difficult... More

Sanibel
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013 via mobile

We've stayed at the Nipton "Hotel" (really a rooming house with a common area and shared washroom/shower rooms) on 5 separate occasions. First of all, you should be a train buff. The Union Pacific will come through at least 4 or 5 times during your one night stay. If you can't appreciate the romance of the rails passing right by... More

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Roxanne L, Owner at Hotel Nipton, responded to this review

Thank you so much for giving Bill a shout out. We miss him. We also want to thank you for your continued patronage. Hotel Nipton (it's original name) has been in Nipton since 1904 and yes, as you stated, it isn't for everyone. People that appreciate the remoteness and the beauty of the Mojave - the quietness and solitude -... More

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Address: 107335 Nipton Road, HC1 Box 357, Nipton, CA 92364
Location: United States > California > Nipton

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