Camping & Lodging

Death Valley National Park will partial re-open October 15th


Camping and Lodging is based on current availability near our venue

Longstreet Inn and Casino and the Amargosa Opera House have graciously offerred to host the DV ’49ers Encampment this year!

We are currently working on more details and rates and will be posting as we get them.  Please check back regularly for updates.

You may call Longstreet Inn directly and ask for Ellen to reserve a hotel room, RV spot with hook ups, RV spot no hook ups or camping.

RATES per night:  Hotel-$145; RV with hookups $40; RV dry camp or camping $5.00

Let them know you are attending the ’49er Encampment.

DV ’49er membership is required for attendance at all events and activities to offset the costs of the Encampment

Death Valley National Park Service Update as of October 19th

Hotels: Open


• Furnace Creek, Sunset, Texas Springs, and Stovepipe Wells are open.

• Emigrant Campground is closed due to waterline problem. This is likely to last a few months.

• Other campgrounds behind closed roads are closed (even to backpacking use).

    Lodging, RV spaces and Camping:

    Longstreet Inn, Casino & RV Park

    There are plenty of spots for motel rooms, RV hook-ups and camping at Longstreet Inn Casino & RV Resort. They have reserved everything for the Death Valley ’49ers, Inc. A California Tradition Since 1949 November 8 – 11, 2023 Encampment. You can even arrive earlier and stay later.


    Hotel $145.00
    RV hook up $40.00
    Dry camp $5.00

    They are not using the on-line system for these dates to assure we have plenty of space for all of you. So call 1-775-372-1777 and ask for Ellen, who is personally handling all reservations. If she is not available leave your contact info and a good time to call you back and you will be set to go.

    Discover Longstreet Inn: Named in honor of Jack Longstreet, a vibrant figure from the turn of the century, our Amargosa Valley hotel has provided exceptional hospitality and generous lodgings since 1995. Immerse yourself in our newly-renovated rooms and serene surroundings. Whether passing through, exploring nearby Death Valley National Park or The Ash Meadows National Wildlife, experience comfort, delicious dining, and genuine Old-West charm. Choose from 60 guestrooms and 51 RV spots, all with full hookups. RV No hook ups and camping also available with access to showers, restrooms and laundry facilites.

    Enhance your experience at Longstreet Inn with our array of thoughtfully curated amenities. Whether you’re here for leisure or business, our offerings ensure a seamless and enjoyable stay. 

    • Complimentary High-Speed Wi-Fi
    • Swimming pool for relaxation and refreshment
    • Dining options to satisfy your cravings
    • Casino for entertainment and excitement
    • 24-Hour Bar with Live Entertainment
    • Fuel station 
    • 24-Hour On-Site Laundry Facility
    • 24-Hour Mini Mart
    • Convention room
    • No Fee resort
    • Free Parking lot


    Further online information and reservations are available at or by calling (775) 372-1777.

    Amargosa Opera House and Hotel

    Today, the 16-room Amargosa Hotel welcomes travelers year round from all over the world. To ensure guests are able to enjoy the peace and quiet of the beautiful desert surrounds (including some of the darkest night skies in all of North America), the rooms do not have TVs or phones.

    Although the rooms are understated and simple, guests can expect soft, fluffy towels and crisp bed-linens for a very comfortable night’s sleep. We recently purchased new mattresses and our friendly and professional housekeeping staff ensures that your room is clean and ready for you.

    Guest amenities available 24 hours in guest dining room:

    • fridge/freezer
    • ice-machine
    • toaster
    • microwave
    • toaster oven
    • filtered coffee
    • hot water
    • tea

    Rooms are air-conditioned in summer and heated in winter.

    We use BORAX in our washing. It softens the hard water and gives us sparkling white linens!

    Amargosa Campground is located across the street from the Amargosa Hotel and has satellite toilets. RV and tent camping is allowed overnight for a maximum of 2 nights. It is dry camping (no water, electric or sewer hook up). Pets are allowed but must be leashed at all times. Please clean up after your pet.

    Check-in at the Amargosa Hotel front desk upon arrival for a permit and details. There is a suggested donation of $8/night. Open All Year (760) 852-4441.