Las Vegas Pools

Vegas Weekender: Time to go to Rehab in Vegas

This weekend you can call your friends and tell them you’re going to Rehab in Vegas, and by that we mean the insanely popular and outrageous pool party at the Hard Rock Hotel. Rehab kicks off its seventh season with special guest Wyclef Jean on April 18. Those looking for…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas is starting to heat up

Pack up your sweaters and get ready for some fun in the sun, Vegas style. Relax poolside or spend the afternoon sipping a refreshing cocktail in the warmer weather. If you’re a Sunday partier, Nove Italiano at the Palms adds to the daytime scene with the launch of High Society…

Vegas Weekender: Madness continues in Vegas

This weekend in Vegas offers an eclectic line up of exciting events. March Madness continues at Lagasse’s Stadium at the Palazzo where fans can watch the college basketball tournament and hear commentary from basketball legends Bobby Knight and Billy Packer. Also on the agenda: Take a sip for a good…

Caesars has VIP villas with a view and renovated pool complex

Although construction on the Octavius Tower at Caesars Palace was completed last year, the 665-room, 71-suite building did not open due to the shaky economy. However, four plush European-themed villas inside the tower, designed by Wilson Associates, did open for business (and pleasure) and are currently being reserved for the most…

Flashback Friday: Dress Code at the Pool

It’s become quite common to hear long-time Vegas residents utter the phrase “Back when…” — “Back when the mob ran Vegas,” “Back when there were real entertainers like Sinatra,” “Back when Vegas cared about its customer,” “Back when…” As a native Las Vegan, I have to admit, I’ve uttered the phrase…

What a rush: Golden Nugget to open new tower

The Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas will open its $150 million Rush Tower in November 2009, adding almost 500 new rooms (as seen in the photo above) to the site. The Rush Tower will also introduce the Chart House Aquarium restaurant, offering a signature menu and a 50,000-gallon tropical aquarium. The…

Bikini Blackjack

The weather is heating up in Las Vegas and that means more and more people want to hang out by the pool to soak up the sun. But what do you do if you’re torn between catching some rays and staying in the casino to try your luck at winning…

Vegas is Tops in More Ways than One

  If you’re a frequent visitor to Vegas, you probably have noticed the ever-increasing number of pool clubs in our mega resorts. These pools offer all the amenities you can get inside the resorts themselves – drinks, food, DJs, comfortable seating, gambling, and some times a little more (or less as…

Solar powered DJ booth more than just fun in the sun

In Las Vegas, there is no shortage of certain things: Beer, babes, pool parties … There is also no shortage of sun. Now, a Las Vegas-based nightlife and hospitality company has found a way to draw on Las Vegas’ natural excess of sun to guarantee even more beer, babes and pool parties. N9NE Group recently unveiled Las…