A radical experiment in DIY culture, art and community, Burning Man, which takes place annually in the Nevada desert, draws pilgrims from around the world. Whether you are on your way to Black Rock City or looking for a place to decompress after a week in the desert, these five hotels are an excellent choice for ‘Burners’ like you.


Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, Reno, USA

This Reno institution has also become something of an unofficial Burner headquarters, both before and after Burning Man. All of the rooms at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino offer stunning views of the Sierra Nevada, and you can meet your fellow Burners down by the pool or in one of the resort’s many bars and lounges. If you fancy a spot of pampering after your Burning Man experience, the Spa at Grand Sierra Resort offers a range of massages and other treatments.

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Sands Regency Casino Hotel, Reno, USA 

Another popular destination for Burners heading to the desert via Reno is the Sands Regency Casino Hotel. Offering great value rooms in the heart of Reno’s downtown, the three-star hotel features a choice of restaurants and bars, including the retro 24/7 Mel’s Diner. Stay at the hotel and you can also make use of the health club and sauna. Also, if you have been to Burning Man with a group of friends, don’t miss the 10 person hot tub with mountain views.

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Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, Reno, USA 

If you are travelling to Burning Man via Reno/Tahoe Airport, the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa is a great option for both before and after the festivities. This four-star hotel offers a choice of different rooms, sleeping up to four if you are going to Burning Man with friends. Soothe your tired body and soul with a few hours in the hotel’s full-service spa, in the pool, or with a drink at the Sky Terrace Bar with its spectacular views of the mountains and the city skyline.

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Comfort Suites Fernley, Fernley, USA 

Part of the Burning Man experience is getting there, and most will approach the desert beneath big Nevada skies along Interstate 80. On I-80 you’ll pass through Fernley, where the Comfort Suites Fernley are one of the closest places to stay. The hotel offers comfortable suites, a fitness centre, indoor heated pool and free breakfast. Fernley is also one of the last towns on the way to Burning Man where you can pick up supplies for your week in the desert.

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Lakeside Inn and Casino, Lake Tahoe, USA 

Having made it all the way to Nevada for the Burning Man, you might also want to spend some time either before or after the event exploring what else the region has to offer. Lake Tahoe sits on the boundary between Nevada and California south of Reno, and the Lakeside Inn and Casino is one of the best spots to take in the beautiful natural surroundings. All rooms at the Inn offer mountain views, hot tubs and an award-winning restaurant.

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