Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Not to be confused with Laundry.

The Wash! is a laundromat located in Bikini Bottom. It first appears in the episode "Mid-Life Crustacean" and later appears in some video games.




It is a gray metal building with several windows and has some hay and a wooden sign that reads the building's name with several lights. On the very top of the building shows three bamboo poles sticking out.


The interior of the building has green walls in the front and the back of the building and white walls along the side of the building. The dryers are to the left side of the building and the washing machines are to the right side of the building. There are multiple posters above the washing machines and dryers.

Role in series

"Mid-Life Crustacean"

This is the first place that SpongeBob, Patrick, and Mr. Krabs go on their night out. SpongeBob, Patrick, and Mr. Krabs look at the washing machines to attempt to party.

The Yellow Avenger

In the beginning of the game, Mermaid Man and SpongeBob go to The Wash! to save Barnacle Boy from the Dirty Bubble.

Creature from the Krusty Krab

In the console versions of this game, this place appears as a building in the background in the "Starfishman to the Rescue" level.

Reef Rumble

It appears when the player is fighting in Squidward's stage.

Associated Characters

  • SpongeBob SquarePants - Customer
  • Patrick Star - Customer
  • Eugene H. Krabs - Customer
  • Dirty Bubble - Customer
  • Mermaid Man - Customer
  • Barnacle Boy - Customer
  • Squidward Tentacles - Customer


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  • If the viewer looks closely, on the inside, there is a poster that reads "Lost" with a picture of underwear and socks.