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Gold Hill Hotel

1540 Main Street P.O. Box 942, Virginia City, NV 89440
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The Gold Hill Hotel is a picturesque country inn located in Gold Hill, Nevada, one mile south of Virginia City in the Comstock Historic District. It is the oldest hotel in Nevada and offers guest facilities in the original 1861 stone structure, a 1987 addition, and several separate historic buildings. Each room features a private bath and is uniquely decorated in period style with antiques and reproductions. The Crown Point Restaurant offers fine dining, and the Gold Hill Saloon provides guests with a rustic environment to relax and unwind. Called "Mark Twain's favorite bar" since his time in Gold Hill back in 1862, come back in time and enjoy your favorite libation in our historic bar.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Mid-range
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Reno-Tahoe Intl Airport25 km
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Opened in 1861, the Gold Hill Hotel is Nevada's oldest. Matthew Wilson and his partner Patrick McNamee bought the hotel, bar and restaurant from the Comstock Mining Co. in 2017. They have done a great job of ensuring the operation will continue at a higher...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Sowellman
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

My sister's and I had a girl's weekend at the Gold Hill Hotel. We stayed in the Miner's Cabin which had a unique layout inside. The south section had high ceilings and the north low ceilings. You could tell it was old! It was just...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank tptraveler11
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Virginia City is a historic town. You step back into the 1860s. This hotel was there and had famous guests like Mark Twain who used to frequent it’s saloon. It has been adequately renovated over the years to provide basic comforts - eg a good...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Pablo G
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The Gold Hill is a quaint little piece of history and love the ghost stories. We had a blast on a girls trip and this place was so much fun. Good price for room, staff was friendly and food down in Crown Point was good...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This hotel has a lot of character, including rumors that some rooms are haunted. As an old hotel, it doesn't have elevators, but they have built "bridges" from the driveway to the upper floors to make it easier to bring in the luggage. Our room...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Ted S
8 November 2018|
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Response from MicheleAndDan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am not sure what the weather would be up there then. It is an amazing place. Very cool hotel.
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Ted S
8 November 2018|
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Response from Pablo G | Reviewed this property |
Check the hotel reservations website. It all explained.
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LLP_13
3 October 2018|
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Response from Dave H | Reviewed this property |
Between May 26 and end of October there are 7 trains making the round trip commencing at 10:30, the schedule is online. Search under Gold Hill train.
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Room Tips
"Ask for No. 5, William's room, it's haunted and has a balcony."
Sowellman
5 weeks ago
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"Do try an adventure and stay in the Miner's cabin :)"
Moonshadow143
7 Nov 2017
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"To get a decent room, drive past this hotel and find a different property in Virginia City"
rolandws
20 Oct 2017
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"The room and bed were comfortable, but guests might choose rooms that are not supposedly..."
lorim1609
28 Jul 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$108 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
gold hill virginia cityhotel gold hill
LOCATION
United StatesNevadaVirginia City
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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