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Mizpah Hotel in Tonopah Nevada

Mizpah Hotel in Tonopah Nevada

Tonopah, Nevada – Exterior of the famous and supposedly haunted Mizpah Hotel in downtown Tonopah on a sunny summer day

Mizpah Hotel

Mizpah Hotel Overview

Guests will enjoy one of 47 rooms, a bar, and two onsite restaurants during their stay at this historical hotel, which is a member of the Historic Hotels of America.

Mizpah Hotel History

Located in Tonopah, Nevada, the Mizpah Hotel was named after the Pazpah Mine and during its day was considered a social hotspot for wealthy investors and celebrities during the mining boom in Tonopah. At the time, it was considered of the first luxury hotels in the state and at five stories tall, the Mizpah and the nearby Belvada Building shared the title of the tallest building in Nevada up until 1927 when the Hotel Nevada beat it by one floor.


  • 1907 – Construction began at the cost of over $200,000 replacing the one-story Mizpah Saloon and Grill
  • November 17, 1908 – The Mizpah Hotel opened  and was heralded as “the finest stone hotel in the desert” by local newspapers
  • July 7, 1978 – Added to the US National Register of Historic Places
  • 1979 – The Mizpah changed hands several times through the years until Frank Scott of Las Vegas bought it 
  • 1999 – The hotel shuttered 
  • Early 2011 – The hotel was purchased by Fred and Nancy Cline of Cline Cellars, Sonoma, California,
  • August 2011 – After renovations, the Mizpah Hotel was reopened to the public 

GPS Coordinates

38°4′6″N 117°13′51″W


100 Main St., Tonopah, Nevada

Mizpah Hotel in Tonopah Nevada

Tonopah, Nevada – The Mizpah hotel and the car park. This historic hotel was the tallest building in Nevada until 1929 and is still open for business.

Mizpah Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Banquet room
  • Baggage storage
  • Bar / lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Conference facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Free High-Speed Internet (Wi-Fi)
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • VIP room facilities

Room types

  • Bridal suite
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Suites


The Mizpah Hotel is dog friendly.

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