and Facilities at Nipton
NIPPENO CAMP AND CONFERENCE CENTER
and Group accommodations are available in Nipton across a choice
of price and circumstances. For room rates and reservations, telephone
760.856.2335 during business hours 8AM 6PM, or e-mail
lodging may be reserved in any of the facilities in Nipton as
described below. Group accommodation may include any or all of
the facilities described tailored to suit the needs of
the group. Special group rates are offered.
Originally constructed in the period 1904 to 1910, the hotel building
was restored in 1986, recently refurbished in 2004, and is open
as a bed-and-breakfast inn to serve visitors of Nipton and the
California Mojave Desert. It has been featured in many books
on the area.
adobe hotel, built in the Spanish Territorial style with a wrap-around-covered
porch, has five sleeping rooms, three with double beds and two
with twin beds, all featuring central heating and cooling. An
open reading and sitting room is available for all guests. Two
modern bathrooms are found just down the hall. Two
outdoor hot tubs are located in seclusion next to the Hotel for
the guests convenience and enjoyment. Rooms are single or
double, and include a continental style breakfast. Guest privileges
include use of the two outdoor hot tubs, picnic areas and reflection
pond, barbeque and food refrigeration facilities.
- Individual Room
New at Nipton are tented cabins, each accommodating up to four
adults but roomy enough for a family of six. These Eco-Lodges
are designed to provide a comfortable camping experience in the
natural desert environment. Each cabin is air-cooled and outfitted
with two double bed sized bedsteads, a wood fired stove, electric
lights and overhead fan, table and chairs. Large picture window
flaps on either end allow cross ventilation when desired and unobstructed
views of Ivanpah Valley. The bedsteads are designed for sleeping
bag usage, although linens and blankets are available for guests
amenities include a flush toilet lavatory and hot shower building,
an outdoor hot tub with scenic views of the sky and valley below
and an outdoor amphitheater with fire pit for small groups.Several breakfast options are available for cabin guests: continental style at the Trading Post; open café service between 8 AM -8:30 AM at the Oasis; or a “kitchen box” to cook your own at your cabin site in the morning. Inquire at the Trading Post on registration.munity facilities.
Additional persons can be included at a modest additional cost.
On March 21, 2009 in a dedication ceremony attended by some 100 members of the DESERT EXPLORERS of the Mojave River Valley Museum Association, FREEMAN HALL was officially dedicated as an assembly facility adjunct to Nippeno Camp & Conference Center fulfilling a long standing need as a place for groups in residence at Nipton to convene and meet.
DESERT EXPLORERS - MARCH 21, 2009
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Two historic Nipton residences, the Nippeno House and the Hermitage
House have been restored and are available furnished for limited
term occupancy by professionals engaged in local area projects.
Rates are based on cash consideration, in-kind exchange or alternative
arrangements tailored to specific usage.
LAN is now installed and operational in Nipton. Guests with a
Wi-FI enabled computer or comparable device can "log on"
while visiting in the Whistle Stop Oasis, the Nipton Trading Post,
the Patio or the Observation Deck. The LAN is up on a 24x7 basis
allowing round the clock connectivity for all guests of Nipton.
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are served at
the Whistle Stop Oasis in Nipton. Specializing
in eclectic home style cookery, a broad menu also includes foods
for many tastes and diets. The Oasis Restaurant can be rented
to groups of up to 35 for special occasions.
The Nipton Trading Post, located
in a 1940s roadside general store building, features desert
books, maps, history and information, convenience goods
including sandwiches, cold beer, sodas, ice, as
well as Native American jewelry and crafts. The Nipton Trading
Post serves as the reception center for guests of Nipton and visitors
to Mojave National Preserve. Call 760.856.2335 between 8AM and
6PM Pacific Time or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Services at Nipton
At Nipton, travelers will find a 24-hour coin operated Laundromat
and unlimited potable water supplies.