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Las Vegas Hotels
Finding a hotel in Las Vegas is easy. Finding one that suits your wants and needs may take a little effort. Whether you're just looking for a base to stash your luggage while you party your time away, or want to experience a hotel room experience worthy of writing home about, you'll find it all in Vegas.
Livin' Large in Las Vegas
Vegas is filled with luxury hotels as far as the eye can see. It's not really surprising that city that never sleeps - a mecca of professional hospitality - is home to some of the most posh hotel space in the world.
If you want to do Vegas like a star, stay at the uber modern, two-story, 7,000 square-foot sky villa at the Aria that dramatically greets guests with an automated drape-opening to show off the view of Las Vegas from the top.
The Hugh Hefner Sky Villa at the Palms provides 9,000 square feet of space filled with sleepover-ready amenities such as rotating bed, spa room, glass elevator, and personal fitness room. You can enjoy the Vegas view from the balcony Jacuzzi pool with a few dozen of your closest friends.
Luxury comes in many forms in Las Vegas. If you're craving an elegant and refined surroundings, the 15,000 square foot Verona Suite at the Las Vegas Hilton will surely fit the bill. With intricately sculpted ceilings, Italian marble columns, hand-painted fine art, and private pool, you'll feel as though you've been whisked away from the Nevada desert to a palace sitting in the Italian countryside.
Las Vegas Casino and Resort Hotels
The Las Vegas strip is where you'll find the massive Las Vegas casino and resort hotels that you've heard about. It's here where you'll find casino gaming floors as big as city blocks back home, hotel restaurants with top chef menus and fresh ingredients flown in daily from around the world, glitzy shows, and glamorous showgirls.
A few of the strip hotels stick out for their uniqueness. The Luxor is modeled after the great pyramids and even has a giant sphinx out front. New York New York Hotel and Casino has a small version of the world-famous city, including a Statue of Liberty and a Brooklyn Bridge walkway out front. The Excalibur is recognizable for its medieval turrets. Paris Las Vegas gives you a little taste of France with an Eiffel Tower. The MGM Grand has a giant lion.
Other hotels stick to convention and offer lavish accommodations with great amenities and loads of casino gaming. The Wynn, the Aria, and the Bellagio are known for their elegance. Caesars Palace is famous for its classical Greek themes. While on the gaming floor of the Rio, you'll experience a Carnivale parade several times each day.
Las Vegas Budget Hotels
Las Vegas hotels in general are famous for their budget-friendly specials, so finding a place to stay that spares your budget won't be a challenge. Some of the oldest hotels in Vegas in the downtown area near Fremont Street and the Fremont Street Experience offer some of the best rates anytime. The downtown area is a quick cab ride from the main Las Vegas strip.
Downtown Las Vegas is where Vegas as we all know and love it began. You'll likely recognize a few of the brightly-lit signs from movies, like the iconic waving Cowboy sign. The Fremont Street Hotel and Casino lights up an entire corner of Fremont Street, offering basic budget lodging and a small gaming floor. The Golden Nugget Casino and Hotel is another Vegas legend, providing budget-friendly rates and plenty of restaurants. The Fitzgerald Hotel and Casino, known as "the Fitz", has no-frills accommodation and basic gaming for reasonable prices.
There are a few budget hotels right on the strip. Casino Royale puts you right on the strip for cheap, while Circus Circus offers a whimsical atmosphere near the Guiness Book of World Records Museum.