Tonopah, Nevada: The Clown Motel

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Address:
521 N. Main St., Tonopah, NV
Directions:
South side of US Hwy 95, on the west end of town.
Hours:
Rooms start at $60. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
775-482-5920
Admission:
Free to look
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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The Clown Motel

Clown-themed hotel rooms with a good outdoor sign. Hundreds of clown dolls and figures displayed in the check-in office. Next door is the town cemetery, full of mining accident victims and ghost sightings.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/14/2012]

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Pennywise the Clown in your room.

The Clown Motel

Stayed in the Stephen King IT Room #108. This motel is clown-decorated from top to bottom, inside and out. The IT room has a large painting of Pennywise, and other small clown pix. The motel is old but clean -- no carpet, was a dream to walk into. Linoleum-type floor kept it clean. Direct TV provided ample viewing choices. Enjoy if you decide to visit Tonopah, Nevada.

A bonus for us ... the Tonapah Town Cemetery is next door.

[Rose Howe, 03/16/2021]

Clown Motel room.

The Clown Motel

Loved this place! A must-see if you are nearby, or just driving through town. The new owner, VJ, is so nice, and very proud of his establishment. We even got to tour two rooms, one of them being a haunted one. We will definitely be coming back to stay the night! And we'll be bringing a clown to add to his collection!

[Mary, 04/29/2020]

Clown Motel.

The Clown Motel

The Clown Motel is just as creepy as it sounds. It's also next to an old cemetery, so there's that.

[Jenn Johansen, 06/09/2018]

Clown Motel.

The Clown Motel

Stayed the night at the Clown Motel. The staff is mega friendly.

[Bgirlsquirrel, 12/15/2017]

Savor the Clown Motel. Travelers who only stop to snap sign pics don't know what they're missing.


Nearby Offbeat Places

Big Bill Murphy, Hero MinerBig Bill Murphy, Hero Miner, Tonopah, NV - < 1 mi.
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The Yellow RoadThe Yellow Road, Tonopah, NV - 2 mi.
In the region:
Art Car Parking Lot, Goldfield, NV - 25 mi.

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