Our Top Places of Where to Stay in Las Vegas
Wondering where to stay in Las Vegas? Choices vary depending on whether or not you want to stay directly on the Strip, your budget, who you're traveling with, and what amenities you want. We put together a helpful list of places to stay and things to know before you book depending on where you're looking, your budget, and who you're traveling with (including your furry friends!) to help narrow down your options.
Hotels on the Las Vegas Strip
When people think of booking a room for their Las Vegas visit, chances are they want to stay right on the Strip. This area of Las Vegas is home to many luxurious hotels and is the center of most of the excitement. One of the more popular hotels to stay at on the Strip is the Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Everything about it is luxurious, exciting, and unique. It's conveniently located on the Strip and is home to fine dining and amazing shows, including the hotel’s famous fountain show. Be sure to try the chocolates left on your pillow with the turn-down service--they're nothing short of amazing. From the grand foyer to the gilded statue of Caesar himself, Caesars Palace Las Vegas is all about lavish luxuries. Located right on the Strip, it offers guests a great location in the heart of the action. Spend a day lounging by the pool or relaxing at the spa, poke around the high-end shops, and then hit the OMNIA nightclub for an unforgettable day. Those who appreciate art and architecture of Renaissance Venice will enjoy the accommodations at the The Venetian. Get the full experience at on an outdoor gondola ride through the meticulously recreated St. Mark's Square. The Venetian has all of the luxury amenities, including pools, a spa, and more. Other great places to stay along the Las Vegas Strip include the Encore Resort, Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, and The Mirage Hotel and Casino. Each option offers a convenient location, friendly service, and lots of amenities you would expect from a Las Vegas hotel.
Places to Stay off the Strip
The hustle and bustle of the Las Vegas Strip isn't for everyone. There are lots of popular hotels located just off the Strip so finding one to suit your needs is easy, plus, nightly rates tend to be a bit lower all things equal. Expanding your search beyond the Strip adds a lot of options for other accommodations such as AirBnB and VRBO as well, though they tend to fill up fast so be sure to plan well in advance.
Accommodations in Downtown Las Vegas
Family-Friendly Places to Stay in Vegas
Hotels for Couples in Vegas
Pet-Friendly Hotels in Las Vegas
Things to know and consider before you book
- Downtown Las Vegas and the Strip are not the same thing. The Strip is a 4 mile stretch of hotels, casinos, clubs, shops, and more along S. Las Vegas Blvd. Downtown Las Vegas is a little bit north of the Strip.
- Shop around and look for promotions for Las Vegas hotels on budget travel sites or call before booking to see if the hotel is running or planning to run any promotions.
- Consider amenities that save money when booking, such as airport shuttle service, pool access, a kitchenette, free parking, etc. when comparing hotel costs.
- Plan your trip and things to do in Las Vegas before booking a hotel to help you decide which amenities you don't need and what location will be the most convenient. You might find that paying a little extra to be right on the Strip is worth it.
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