Las Vegas

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Las Vegas

As city’s go, Las Vegas is one hell of a show! Bigger! Better! Brighter! A party town quite unlike no other!

Sin City is a place where it’s impossible to tell whether it burns brighter under the desert sun during the day or under neon at night. Of course, many people go to Vegas to try their luck in the city’s clock free casinos, but there’s much more to this city than simply that.

When the State of Nevada issued its first Las Vegas gaming license in 1931, this sleepy little town in the desert began an extraordinary journey – culminating in the extravagant playground we see today. Once the favoured retreat of notorious gangsters and the 60’s Rat Pack, modern Las Vegas is a glittering paradise of entertainment that’s ideal for gamblers and families alike.

Whilst gambling and adult entertainment are something of a calling card for Las Vegas, it doesn’t take much effort to find the city’s more innocent side. All charged with the pizazz you’d expect from a party town, incredible memories can be made from enjoying simple pleasures such as the Fremont Street Experience’s evening parade and Bellagio Hotel’s nightly fountain show. Best of all, neither costs a cent!

For lovers of the exotic, the Mandalay Bay’s Shark Reef Aquarium will bring you up close and personal with all kinds of fascinating sea creatures whilst daredevils might face their biggest fears at the Stratosphere Tower – home to the record breaking free-fall! If all that’s not enough, you could always hit the road to experience the Grand Canyon – one of the seven wonders of the world.

Another popular pastime in Vegas is shopping. As you might expect in a town where people go hoping to win big, the city rivals the likes of New York and Los Angeles with its selection of designer boutiques, upscale shopping malls and children’s stores. Shopping can be hungry work, of course, and whilst Vegas still features the enormous all-you-can-eat buffets it’s famed for, the city has also developed a fine dining scene in its own right which is becoming famed for its quality and diversity. Then there are its ever popular shows, such as Cirque du Soleil's homage to the King of Pop, Michael Jackson ONE; Love, their tribute to the greatest pop band in the world, The Beatles; or Le Reve The Dream. There's entertainment galore at Las Vegas.

Vegas would simply not be Vegas without its spectacular themed casino hotels. Combining genuine luxury with outrageous novelty, a trip to Sin City could just as easily see you experiencing Ancient Rome at Caesars Palace as stepping aboard an Italian gondola at The Venetian. Whether you find yourself sipping cocktails at the top of the Paris Hotel’s Eiffel Tower or simply gazing out over either the Mirage’s erupting volcanoes or the NY skyline of New York New York, you’ll be sure it could only happen in Las Vegas.

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Where to stay in Las Vegas

Flamingo Las Vegas - Hotel & Casino
Flamingo Las Vegas - Hotel & Casino
3.5 out of 5
3555 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
The price is £61 per night from 16 Feb to 17 Feb
Located in Las Vegas Strip, this spa resort is within a 10-minute walk of LINQ Promenade, High Roller and Miracle Mile Shops. T-Mobile Arena and Las Vegas Convention ...
3.6/5 Good! (18,144 reviews)
"All price was included up front"

Reviewed on 15 Jan 2022

Flamingo Las Vegas - Hotel & Casino
TI - Treasure Island Hotel and Casino
TI - Treasure Island Hotel and Casino
4 out of 5
3300 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
The price is £67 per night from 2 Feb to 3 Feb
Located in Las Vegas Strip, this spa resort is within a 15-minute walk of Fashion Show Mall and Sands Expo Convention Center. Las Vegas Convention Center and ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (20,829 reviews)
"Amazing room and great location."

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2022

TI - Treasure Island Hotel and Casino
The Venetian Resort Las Vegas
The Venetian Resort Las Vegas
5 out of 5
3355 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
Fully refundable
The price is £124 per night from 23 Jan to 24 Jan
Located in Las Vegas Strip, this luxury resort is within a 15-minute walk of Fashion Show Mall and Sands Expo Convention Center. Las Vegas Convention Center ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (19,287 reviews)
"Never disappoints"

Reviewed on 15 Jan 2022

The Venetian Resort Las Vegas
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Polo Towers by Diamond Resorts
Polo Towers by Diamond Resorts
3.5 out of 5
3745 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
The price is £73 per night from 18 Jan to 19 Jan
Located in Las Vegas Strip, this eco-friendly aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of Miracle Mile Shops and T-Mobile Arena. High Roller and Allegiant Stadium ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (6,038 reviews)
"It’s located by everything I was looking for"

Reviewed on 10 Jan 2022

Polo Towers by Diamond Resorts
Jet Luxury Resorts @ The Signature Condo Hotel
Jet Luxury Resorts @ The Signature Condo Hotel
4.5 out of 5
145 E Harmon Ave, Las Vegas, NV
The price is £105 per night from 19 Jan to 20 Jan
Located in the heart of Las Vegas, this luxury condominium resort is within a 15-minute walk of The Cosmopolitan Casino, Bellagio Casino and Park Theater. Tropicana ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (2,652 reviews)
"It was away from the noise but close enough."

Reviewed on 10 Jan 2022

Jet Luxury Resorts @ The Signature Condo Hotel
Tahiti Village Resort & Spa
Tahiti Village Resort & Spa
3.5 out of 5
7200 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
The price is £93 per night from 23 Jan to 24 Jan
Situated near the airport, this aparthotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Town Square Las Vegas and Las Vegas South Premium Outlets. Mandalay Bay Casino and Casino ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (5,427 reviews)
"Everything clean, staff super nice. We really enjoyed our stay at this hotel."

Reviewed on 6 Jan 2022

Tahiti Village Resort & Spa
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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