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Hotel Nipton

107335 Nipton Road, HC1 Box 357, Nipton, CA 92364
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  • 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ash Fork, Arizona, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've visited the Nipton Store many times and have always wanted to stay at the Hotel. I finally got to a few weeks ago. The Hotel has 5 rooms, we stayed in room 5-nearest the 2 shared showers and bathrooms. Room 3 was a favorite of Silent Film Star, Clara Bow, who stayed at the Hotel when she needed a... More 

Thank Karen R
Derby, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

I stayed here during a trip to the desert (actually for Cima Hill). It';s the only place in town, but it was very comfortable. The check-in was at the next-door Trading Post, the proprietress of which was very helpful and friendly. The Hotel has just five rooms, opening out onto a large "family room" lounge area, and shared bathroom facilities.... More 

Thank D7629
Ash Fork, Arizona
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Nipton is a tiny tree-filled oasis in the vast Mojave Desert Preserve. An old railroad town that has one general store and one place to stay--and this is it. The rooms are very small, but that's what one would expect in a historic hotel. There is a large communal lounge, if you feel social. The five rooms share two bathrooms... More 

3 Thank charlesplatt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

The hotel has five rooms and we had booked them all for one night before our group of family and friends went our separate ways. This was my second stay at Nipton and again it went well. We all slept well (maybe the drink helped) and yes we did hear the trains but this just adds to the charm of... More 

Thank Richard N
Nine Mile Falls, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were surprise and oh so pleased with the clean, efficient, nicely decorated room, the open lobby, and the fun, friendly hotel and restaurant folks. Rather than be bombarded with "fake things", here you get to experience the environment and surroundings of this desert lodging.

2 Thank dorazd
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I stayed in both the hotel and the cabin during my visit. While I think both were a little pricey for what you get, it's the closet place I could find to Mojave preserve. The hotel rooms are just that, rooms with a bed. The bathrooms are shared but they are very clean. This is an old historic hotel in... More 

1 Thank Melissa B
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I realise that some people can only stand to stay in a a Best Western/Holiday Inn etc and feel cheated if they don't get the use of a TV that is less than 6 months old. (The latter is not a problem here, because thyere are no TVs). But if you want interesting and historical this is the place. For... More 

6 Thank martin p
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The only hotel in the 30 people town in the middle of Mojave. There is nothing around it for about 30 miles. Place is quiet and stars are close. Hotel lobby will make you feel like you are at your best friend's home. NOTE: Bathroom is shared, but that's hardly a problem considering there are two of them and only... More 

4 Thank Zaar H
Berkeley, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

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 

3 Thank David W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

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 

2 Thank RobCornhill
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 

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