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Stovepipe Wells Village

Hwy 190, Stovepipe Wells, Death Valley National Park, CA 92328
+1 760-786-2387
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Hot as heck

Gold Rush, silver and gold were discovered in the Valley in the 1850s and borax discovered in the... read more

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Felixstowe2016
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Nice Spot

This area offers lodging, swimming, souvenirs, shopping and camping. This is the only place in the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Michael K
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average26%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“general store” (33 reviews)
“gas station” (23 reviews)
“gift shop” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Hwy 190, Stovepipe Wells, Death Valley National Park, CA 92328
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+1 760-786-2387

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Reviewed today

Gold Rush, silver and gold were discovered in the Valley in the 1850s and borax discovered in the 1880s. Mule-drawn wagons and fortune seekers flooded the Valley to extract these precious resources. In 1933, President Hoover declared Death Valley under federal protection as Death Valley...More

Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

This area offers lodging, swimming, souvenirs, shopping and camping. This is the only place in the middle of the park (between Furnace Creek and Panamint Springs). Since my wife and I cycle (road bikes) we always liked stopping here for a soft serve ice cream...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stovepipe Wells is a nice little town and we'll worth a visit. It's almost certain that you will pass through it as there are so few centres of population, it and Furnace Creek are about the only two. Nice little visitors centre that tells you...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our diesel 4x4 camper van blew it's oil cooler near Stovepipe so we eaked our way into Stovepipe camp ground by 9 pm. They had showers and pool access for $4, nirvana!! We took a camp spot in pitch dark near the back. In the...More

Thank mantrajoe
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Stovepipe Wells Village, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your feedback! Although it sounds like your travel plans have taken a bit of a detour but we absolutely love your adventurous spirit! We are sorry to learn of your vehicle issues but we are pleased that you have been...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at Stovepipe Wells for several days almost every spring for many years. It's far less frantic than Furnace Creek and a wonderful setting in which to watch the sun rise over the sand dunes. This year, in addition to our usual awe...More

Thank david h
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Stovepipe Wells Village, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your feedback! We love hearing from our return guests! We are so pleased to have been part of such a special celebration and we appreciate your daughter for involving our staff in her surprise efforts. As you’ve discovered, one of...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

If you need gas, get it here. It's more expensive in Panamint Springs, or Death Valley Junction or Shoshone.

Thank Robb1n419
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Stovepipe Wells Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! Stovepipe Wells Village is proud to consistently offer the lowest fuel prices in Death Valley and the surrounding area. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Until then, safe travels!

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We ate lunch at the Stovepipe Wells Saloon and it was soo much better than the Saloon and only non buffet option in Furnace Creek. Hubby and I shared the chicken quesadilla and a salad. It was tasty, filling and frankly a lot better than...More

Thank akmps
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Stovepipe Wells Village, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your feedback and recent visit. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience with us in the Badwater Saloon. With a wide variety of freshly prepared meal options, we offer something for every appetite and palate, whether you...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Did not stay here as the park was full. After driving around for a few days and stopping here twice, this would be my choice of places to stay. Centrally located, accommodations looked good, some nice shops and of course a saloon with good food....More

Thank skipro4720
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Stovepipe Wells Village, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review! We hope that we have the opportunity to host your next visit to Death Valley National Park. We tend to fill up quickly for the spring so as soon as you start planning your next adventure, please give...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

This a refreshing modern touch, stores were well stocked with a wide range of gift items, and staff was pleasant, realizing that it has to be a challenge getting workers at such a remote, harsh place.More

Thank 989emmettm
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Stovepipe Wells Village, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your recent visit to Stovepipe Wells Village! In a location as remote as Death Valley National Park, we understand how important it is for travelers to discover a well-stocked General Store operated by friendly and helpful staff. From handmade, locally...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We make it a point to stay here whenever we are in Death Valley NP. The rooms are comfortable, affordable and quiet. The restaurant servers good food and the portions are good sized. The Village staff are friendly and will answer your questions. This IS...More

Thank Anthony S
Mak K, Guest Relations Manager at Stovepipe Wells Village, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your recent stay and feedback. Your review is a perfect summary of Stovepipe Wells Village and we are so glad that you took the time to share your experience. We look forward to providing you with the same level of...More

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Ron Z
So,,,there are no actual tours given as the hotel website suggests there are,,so is there an actual telescope to see the skies or is that wrong too? Also, are the night campfires also not real?
13 March 2017|
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Response from Mak K | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your question! Due to staffing transitions and other factors, our Guest Tours, Guided Stargazing and Campfire Talks are temporarily unavailable. However, plans are in progress to resume a schedule... More
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Loicbzh
I was at death valley Shop at friday july 24 but I forget to buy a snow globe that I saw . How can I do it ?
27 July 2015|
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Response from Mak K | Property representative |
Hello, I am so sorry that I hadn't seen your question until now! You can call our General Store at 760-786-2578. Sorry for the long delay!
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