The Hoover Dam is a great area to explore. It's got the dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Black Canyon Wildnerness, Las Vegas, and much more.
However, unlike other wonders of the world such as Niagara Falls, there there aren't any hotels located at Hoover Dam.
Find out what the nearby hotel and lodging options are and plan your stay at Hoover Dam.
The nearest area with hotels near the Hoover Dam is Boulder City, Nevada, which is located eight miles west of the dam.
The major chain hotels in Boulder City are Best Western and Quality Inn. There are several other lodging options in Boulder City including Hoover Dam Lodge, The Sands Motel, and the excellent Boulder Dam Hotel.
These properties are typically about $100 per night on weekdays. There are also vacation rental options in Boulder City.
Boulder City offers a golf course, shopping, and hiking trails in the mountains. It has a nice, small downtown with a variety of bar and restaurant options. You may even see Desert Big Horn sheep in town.
If you want a lodging option with gambling or that has lower lodging rates, you may want to consider the Railroad Pass Hotel & Casino, which is just west of Boulder City on the way to Henderson.
Henderson, which is Nevada's second largest city, has a wide variety of lodging options including resorts and spas, large casinos, and suites. It is a half-hour drive from Henderson to Hoover Dam.
In Las Vegas, which is 40 minutes northwest of the dam, the accommodation and dining options are nearly endless.
There are more than one hundred thousand hotel rooms in Las Vegas for visitors to choose from.