Las Vegas is internationally known as a touristic destination filled with worldwide-famous hotels and casinos. Since gambling was legalized in this area, millions of national and international tourists visit this city each year to enjoy the excitement that casinos offer. Las Vegas itself isn’t home to many casinos; the place that is frequently known as Las Vegas is the Las Vegas Strip, which is located in Winchester, which limits with Las Vegas. Las Vegas Strip, commonly abbreviated as “The Strip”, is where a wide variety of prestigious casinos are located.
Many may ask: which are the best casinos in the Las Vegas Strip? We might not be able to give you answers about which are the best, but we sure can show you which the most famous casinos in the Strip are. Here’s the list:
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hard Rock is a very well-known brand in the United States and the entire world as well. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino located in Las Vegas has a casino worth visiting. This establishment earns around 30% of its income thanks to the casino. The casino has a total gaming space of 30.000 square feet. The table games that can be found in this casino include the traditional ones, like Progressive-Three Card Poker, Big 6, Let It Ride, Baccarat, Craps, Blackjack, and even more. A Poker room is also available, and counts with professional dealers and a very classy environment. Plus, the entertainment that characterizes the Hard Rock hotels makes the experience a lot better: nightclubs, bars, DJ concerts and much more, along with the casino, make the stay an unforgettable experience. Definitely, this place can’t be ignored in this list.
Stratosphere Las Vegas
This tower, hotel and casino, located in North Las Vegas Strip, is one of Las Vegas’ landmarks, especially because of the great height of the Stratosphere Tower, which is United States’ tallest observation tower. But the casino that is part of the Stratosphere complex (which is not in the tower but in the other buildings that are part of the complex) is very interesting as well. This casino counts with 80.000 square feet of gaming area and a large number of games, including 50 table games, more than 1.500 slot machines and video poker, a poker room and a sports book. Besides, the amusement parks that are in the tower that is part of the same complex lend even more fun.
Besides the fact that Treasure Island has received an outstanding rating by the AAA (Four Diamond) for 14 years straight (from 1999 to 2013), it counts with an awesome casino that deserves to be highlighted. The casino offers a total of 95.000 square feet of gaming space. This gaming space includes many famous table games like Blackjack, Baccarat, Craps, Roulette, Three Card Poker, Let It Go, and much more. Also, the TI Players Club members enjoy free Wi-Fi in the Poker Room, along with friendly dealers. TI also has a Race and Sports Book, with a 60-inch LED screen wall and excellent service. One of the best parts about this casino is that it’s open 24 hours; this excludes other adjacent rooms like the Poker Room and the Race & Sports Book.
New York, New York Hotel & Casino
By only seeing the place’s name, we can imagine how it’s going to be. It is, generally, a replica of New York. The hotel even has towers that resemble the Empire State building and the Chrysler Building. The casino is as impressive as the complex’s outer façade; it offers 84.000 square feet of gaming area, filled with a wide variety of fun games, including more than 67 traditional table games like Three-Card Poker, Craps, Roulette, Baccarat, and much more. Plus, the casino has over 1.500 slot machines with different denominations. Of course, the Race & Sports Book couldn’t miss. Noticeably, the casino is named after Central Park, and comes with some details that remember of the actual Center Park in the real city of New York. Along with this well-endowed casino, a lot of other features that the New York New York Hotel & Casino offer make this place a must-visit for tourists.
In order to have an AAA rating of 5 diamonds, this hotel has to offer top service and amazing features. The Bellagio Resort, further than satisfying our expectations, exceeds our expectations by much. This highly-luxurious hotel is one of the most elegant and luxurious hotels in Las Vegas and the entire world as well. It also counts with a very large casino that has a total of 116.000 square feet of gaming space. The casino has more than 2.300 slot machines, along with the traditional table games. Its poker areas are one of the world’s most famous, considered by many renowned poker players as “The Office”; this is especially due to the fact that it has a table limit that exceeds the average. Some pots during games in this site can even go further than $1 million. The Bellagio’s poker room is so top-class that it has hosted some World Poker Tour tournaments.
The Mandalay Bay is one of Las Vegas’ most prestigious hotels, and deserves recognition as well. Not only does it counts with awesome awards, like the Best Pool of Las Vegas, granted by the ‘Journal Reader’ and the 11-hectare artificial beach. By only looking at the Mandalay Bay’s structure, you can feel you’ll have a great time in your stay. The Mandalay Bay casino is also interesting. It counts with one of the largest gaming space throughout Las Vegas casinos: 135.000 square feet. It also offers more than 1.700 slot machines and video poker. The classic table games are also available in the casino, like Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, Baccarat and more. Besides, it offers a wide variety of poker games, like Three-Card Poker. And, in case you don’t know how to play poker and want to give it a try, it offers FREE training sessions.