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Amargosa Opera House and Hotel

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the Opera House and it was surreal...a beautiful story.. Located at Death Valley Junction this place is not quite in the middle of nowhere but I am sure you could see the middle of nowhere from the Opera House...if you knew which way to look Go visit and take a $5 tour...and ask to see the video in... More 

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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So often at the end of a day on the road in a strange land you're faced again with dragging your bag into another ubiquitous and beige anaesthetised hotel room. Expectations clearly aren't going to be 5 star when anyone decides to lob in the middle of a moonscape like Death Valley Junction. For us the whole experience was hilarious... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a solid option for visiting Death Valley, as long as expectations are appropriate. It's a historic property, so has some of the quirks and maintenance issues that go along with that, but they seem to be doing a good job with those issues overall. The rooms were certainly not luxurious, but satisfactory. It's about 30 minutes to the... More 

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Rancho Cordova, California
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28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

If you want to experience vintage, experience history, this would be the right place. It could look deserted and empty but as we all know, you are in Death valley national park. What else could you have expected? It was one of those places where I wanted to experience vintage and old collection and this is certainly one of them.... More 

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Margate, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Please don't think you will be staying at the Ritz if you stay here - you are not! You are however staying in one of the most desolate places on earth and part of someone's dream - the lady who rescued the building and built an opera house here in Death Valley. You either "get" this place, warts and ghosts... More 

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San Jose, California
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50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

The hotel is not the best, let's leave it there and proceed immediately to the Opera House. The story of Marta Beckett and her life's commitment to creating an Opera House in this desolate part of the World is a fantastic story. She personally painted the murals on the walls and created her audience so she could perform to her... More 

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Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

When my husband and I pulled into the parking lot we thought the place was abandoned. The walls of the building are peeling and there appeared to be only one truck parked. My first reaction was, "You've got to be kidding." After driving almost 4 hours and in the middle of no man's land we decided we have no other... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

If you're having an adventure, this might be the hotel for you. We stayed here on our way to Death Valley, coming from Las Vegas. Let me state, there is nothing in this area. Not many places to eat. You best do yourself a favor and fill up everything before arriving. Bring snacks to last you through the night. When... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Very good option if you want to expore the east side of Death Valley National Park. Rooms are clean and simple. Shower not great but for 1 night it is ok. Have diner at Casino Longstreet Inn. Good burgers for normal prices. Typical American setting.

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We visited, intending to stay the night but rapidly changed our minds. We paid the $5 to view the opera house where we were both bitten by mozzies. The whole place looked flea bitten & grotty though clearly full of its own self importance...not supported by a Google search!!! Not worth the very long drive!

3 Thank John L
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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Amargosa Opera House and Hotel

Address: HR-C 608 Death Valley Junction, Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park, CA 92328
Location: United States > California > Death Valley National Park > Death Valley Junction
Price Range: $77 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Amargosa Opera House and Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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