Category: Nevada

Palms Place, Las Vegas

Palms Place, Las Vegas

Las Vegas Strip has a new condo hotel – Palms Place. The property has 600 condos, some of which will be hotel rooms,  and a spa, but no casino, yet it is connected to The Palms (and its casino) by a moving walkway.   Rapper Eminem, wrestler Hulk Hogan  and singer Jessica Simpson are apparently […]

Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in the US, according to Tripadvisor

Signature at MGM Grand – Las Vegas, Nevada Sofitel New York – New York City, New York Omni San Francisco Hotel – San Francisco, California Affinia Dumont – New York City, New York The Orchard Hotel – San Francisco, California Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea – Wailea, Hawaii The Villas at Grand Cypress – […]

Encore Suites in Las Vegas

Encore Suites in Las Vegas

The latest enterprise from Steve Wynn is to be Encore Suites in Las Vegas, billed to open in December 2008. It’ll consist of 2,034 spacious suites with “a cosmopolitan style and sophistication ensconced in a comfortable, residential feel”. Suite sizes vary from 700 square feet (Resort Suites) up to 5,800 square feet (VIP Suites). In […]

Unlimited golf at MonteLago Village Resort, Lake Las Vegas

Unlimited golf at MonteLago Village Resort, Lake Las Vegas

MonteLago Village Resort at Lake Las Vegas is offering an Unlimited Golf Package with  big savings. The package includes one night’s lodging in a luxurious studio condominium and unlimited golf from just $214 per person, a saving of $150! Golfers have the choice to play at one of two spectacular golf courses; the Jack Nicklaus-designed […]

Grand opening for Palazzo Las Vegas

Grand opening for Palazzo Las Vegas

The first new resort on the Las Vegas strip in nearly three years has officially opened amid an impressive music, fireworks and light show that culminated with a concert headlined by Diana Ross. The new $1.9 billion  Palazzo Las Vegas from Las Vegas Sands Corp. celebrated its grand opening  at the  weekend with a star-studded […]

The opening of The Palazzo Las Vegas

A ‘soft opening’ of The Palazzo Las Vegas is to take place tomorrow and to be followed by a series of spectacular grand opening celebratory events from 17th-19th January 2008.  This new,  lavish resort has been developed  next to the famed Venetian Resort-Hotel-Casino and will offer “unparalleled luxury” according to President, Rob Goldstein, who said: […]

The luxury category in the Spa Finder Readers' Choice Awards

The luxury category in the Spa Finder Readers’ Choice Awards

In addition to the Crystal Award winners at the 2007 Spa Finder Readers’ Choice Awards, there’s a multitude of addtional winners sorted by both country and category. Among the categories, one of particular interest to this blog is the luxury category.    Perhaps it is due to Spa Finder’s readership, but all the winners are […]

Expansion of Caesars Palace, Las Vegas

Learn more about the $1 billion expansion of Caesars Palace in Vegas, the centrepiece of whcih is going to be the new 665-room Octavius Tower.

See luxury condos in Vegas, floor by floor

An innovative internet-based service designed specifically for prospective buyers of Las Vegas luxury high rise condos or hotel condos  has been  launched by Luxury Realty Group, Inc. This new service allows prospective buyers to search for condos available for sale by floor in a luxury high rise. It also provides images and videos specifically for […]

MAXjet turns two

MAXjet turns two

The business class only airline MAXjet turns two today and is celebrating the occasion with a second anniversary sale.   One way prices to/from London Stansted start from $499/ £279 for New York, $599/ £329 for Los Angeles, and $599/ £329 for Las Vegas, plus taxes of course.   The lowest fares are only available […]

Playboy Passport

Playboy Passport

Do you aspire to a Hugh Hefner lifestyle?   If so, you might be interested to hear about the Playboy Passport concierge service that was launched earlier this year.   With a $10,000 annual membership fee, you get access to private jet and yacht services, upgrades at hotels and resorts, and discounted car rental.   […]

Top 10 up-and-coming travel destinations according to VirtualTourist

Top 10 up-and-coming travel destinations according to VirtualTourist

VirtualTourist has used feedback from its visitors (over 6 million a month, they claim) to determine the world’s most up-and-coming destinations.   Within the US, Nevada’s Valley of Fire State Park tops the list. And, when it comes to international destinations, Lake Atitlán in  the beautiful Guatemalan Highlands  comes up trumps: U.S. Destinations Valley of […]

The world's most expensive hotel suites

The world’s most expensive hotel suites

Forbes has run an interesting feature on the world’s most expensive hotel suites,  featuring  geographically widespread hotels and resorts,  from Mexico to the Maldives. To make their top 10, you’ve got to be charging at least $10,000 a night. Here is an abbreviated  summary of the  incredible suites that  they list: Two Story Sky Villa, […]

Follow Ricky Hatton in luxury, courtesy of MAXjet and Caesar's Palace

Follow Ricky Hatton in luxury, courtesy of MAXjet and Caesar’s Palace

Win  a trip for two to watch undefeated IBO Light Welterweight champion Ricky “The Hitman” Hatton in the IBO Light Welterweight Title fight in Las Vegas on 23rd June 2007, courtesy of MAXjet! Travel to Las Vegas in style with MAXjet’s All Business Class Service and stay at the Fabulous Caesar’s Palace-Las Vegas to see […]

Second phase of Flamingo Las Vegas renovation underway

Second phase of Flamingo Las Vegas renovation underway

The famous Flamingo Las Vegas recently began the second phase of its extensive room renovation. The re-design will include the transformation of more than 500 hotel rooms and suites into luxurious, stylish and technologically advanced Flamingo “GO Rooms” (derived from FlaminGO… get it?). This second phase will introduce three new stylized suite types: GO Metropolitan, […]

The Trippies: the best and worst of Las Vegas

The Trippies: the best and worst of Las Vegas

Independent Las Vegas travel guide VegasTripping.com has announced the winners of their “2nd Annual Best and Worst of Las Vegas Readers Poll Awards – The Trippies”. Over a four-month period, VegasTripping’s readers nominated and voted on their favourite (and least favourite) hotels, shows, casinos and restaurants (among other things).   Top honours went to  The […]