Posts tagged as: Renee

The newly renovated rooms at Golden Nugget are as good as gold

The newly renovated rooms at Golden Nugget are as good as gold

With Christmas fast approaching, everyone’s thoughts are focused on gift giving…or, let’s be honest, gift getting. And what better thing to bestow or receive than a stay at a fine hotel in downtown Vegas? In early August, Golden Nugget (its name alone implies luxury) began a major undertaking – renovating 462 rooms on the first [...]

The best hotels in Vegas for: Hipsters

The best hotels in Vegas for: Hipsters

So you’re coming to Vegas. You’ll need a room. Obviously. But which hotel is most appropriate for you? Finding the perfect place to stay can take your vacation from great (a visit to Sin City is never anything less) to “OMG! This is greatest trip of all time.” It’s just like that old saying: different [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Nov. 27 – 30, 2014

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Nov. 27 – 30, 2014

Turkey time is here. For the few oblivious people who don’t know, Thanksgiving is Nov. 27. Vegas has always been a great place to stuff yourself as well as savor fine food, so on T-Day you can expect every buffet and restaurant in town to offer a festive feast. Whether you crave a traditional or [...]

Pawsitive identification: Vegas’ dog-friendly hotels

Pawsitive identification: Vegas’ dog-friendly hotels

We won’t think any less of you if the person you most want to bring to Vegas isn’t a person at all. Neither will the hotels. Many of them are more than happy to roll out a welcome mat, along with a water bowl and treats, for you and your four-legged friend. Heck, some dogs [...]

Hotels in Vegas are generating a greener future

Hotels in Vegas are generating a greener future

When you think of Vegas, saving precious resources isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. Drinking to the point of passing out. Oh yeah. Partying until the wee hours. Naturally. Pigging out at the buffets. Of course. Wagering next month’s rent at the blackjack tables. Uh, really you should try to avoid doing this. [...]

Downtown Las Vegas gets a new Oasis

Downtown Las Vegas gets a new Oasis

You could say that Tony Hsieh takes rundown buildings on their last legs and turns them into oases once again bustling with life. Last week the Zappos CEO, who is passionate about transforming downtown Las Vegas, was on hand for the ribbon cutting to launch the Oasis at Gold Spike. The three-story property has been [...]

Vegas visitors will feel connected at the new LINQ Hotel & Casino

Vegas visitors will feel connected at the new LINQ Hotel & Casino

Note to self (sent via text, of course): Get a cocktail shaker. And some bacon. I’ll explain this later. But first, it’s important to tell you that The LINQ Hotel & Casino debuted yesterday in Las Vegas. Formerly known as The Quad (and before that the Imperial Palace), it’s the result of a massive $223 [...]

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: A grab bag o’ fearful fun

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: A grab bag o’ fearful fun

Now that we’re nearly at the end of our countdown…on the eve of All Hallows’ Eve…you must be nearly bursting at the seams with ghoulish energy. In the past eight posts, we’ve given you loads of ideas for getting a scare, dressing up, imbibing and partying as well as paying homage to the state of [...]

Do Not Disturb signs at Vegas hotels are anything but quiet

Do Not Disturb signs at Vegas hotels are anything but quiet

Hotels in Vegas are known for going over the top when it comes to conveying their theme or brand. (Surely you’ve seen the half-scale replica of the Eiffel Tower in front of Paris Las Vegas.) Our hotels also take great care to make style statements in smaller, less publicly visible details – like on their [...]

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Scarefest

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Scarefest

With Halloween on the horizon (it’s next Friday people), our countdown continues. Are you excited? Of course, you are! Instead of good-spirited fun fit for family and friends, today we’re tracking down terror. That’s right – five of the scariest, creepiest and most terrifying attractions are located in and around Vegas. But be warned, these [...]

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