The Bates Motel

You are here Home  > Hotels and Inns >  The Bates Motel

Though this motel plays shamelessly on name recognition (and don’t let the fluff fool you, it was named after the movie came out) it may be haunted. Visitors report a variety of activity in rooms 1 and 3, though whether the activity is genuine or a product of influence…well you’ll just have to pay the room rate and see for yourself.

If you've had a paranormal experience here, or have any additional information about this location, please let us know!

Rate this Haunted Place

What do you think? Is this place really haunted? Voice your opinion here! Click "thumbs up" if you think its haunted, or "thumbs down" if you think its all just a tall tale.

Geographic Information

2018 E Sherman Ave
Coeur d'Alene, ID
United States

Get Directions »
47.67295499999999, -116.75672500000002
Kootenai County, Idaho
Nearest Towns:
Fernan Lake Village, ID (0.5 mi.)
Coeur d'Alene, ID (1.2 mi.)
Dalton Gardens, ID (4.0 mi.)
Huetter, ID (4.8 mi.)
Hayden Lake, ID (5.9 mi.)
Hayden, ID (6.6 mi.)
Post Falls, ID (9.6 mi.)
Rathdrum, ID (11.6 mi.)
Rockford Bay, ID (12.9 mi.)
State Line Village, ID (13.3 mi.)


Please note: It is your responsibility to acquire appropriate permissions before investigating any location listed on this site. Private property should be respected at all times, as should all posted signs concerning trespassing, hours of operation and other local regulations. Many "ghost hunters" have been arrested because they failed to contact property owners and/or local authorities ahead of time.

Share Your Experiences

Close Comments

Share Your Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Have a photograph taken from this location? Use the "Browse" or "Choose File" button below to select an image to upload along with your comment.


Disclaimer: The stories posted here are user-submitted and are, in the nature of "ghost stories," largely unverifiable. makes no claims that any of the statements posted here are factually accurate. The vast majority of information provided on this web site is anecdotal, and as such, should be viewed in the same light as local folklore and urban legends.