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Downtown convenience

This 830-room hotel and casino is 2 blocks from Reno Arch, 4 blocks from the National Bowling Stadium, and 6 miles from Reno-Tahoe International Airport.

Plenty to do

Sands Regency Casino Hotel facilities include a seasonal outdoor pool, spa tub, and a 17th floor health club with city views, steam room, and sauna.

Mountain views

Guestrooms at Sands Regency Casino Hotel feature floor-to-ceiling windows with mountain or city views, and cable TV with complimentary premium channels. Select rooms are pet-friendly.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

6 miles from the Reno-Tahoe Airport, the Sands Regency Casino Hotel is in the heart of downtown Reno just 2 blocks from the Reno Arch and 4 blocks from the National Bowling Stadium.

Open from early morning to late evening, the 17th-floor complimentary health club offers a sauna, steam room, massage rooms, 10-person spa tub, and mountain-view fitness center with cardio and weight machines. Breakfast is served daily (surcharge). The hotel also includes a casino; wireless Internet access via kiosk in the Cabana Café; ski, snowboard and bicycle rentals; a wedding chapel; and complimentary self-parking in the 5-story covered garage or in the spacious lots surrounding the Sands. A complimentary airport shuttle is available on request; guests must contact the hotel on arrival to arrange transfers.

  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa tub 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Health club 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Total number of rooms - 833 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Number of floors - 17 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 1 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Casino 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi


Free long-term parking, Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Phone 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 

Where to Eat

The Copa Bar & Grill - This restaurant serves pasta, steaks, chicken, fish, sandwiches, burgers, soups, salads, and cocktails.

The Original Mel's Diner - This 1950s-style diner with black-and-white décor, period photographs, and a jukebox is open 24 hours, 7 days a week for breakfast, burgers, chicken sandwiches, milkshakes, ice-cream confections.

Sands Buffet - Fresh new flavors are served daily at 4 PM.

Big Daddy's Cafe - Mexican Food and Barbecue. Open 7 days a week.


The casino offers the latest in slots, video poker, craps, roulette, blackjack, Bingo, and sports book. Become a My Party Member and you'll gain cash, comps, and other rewards.

Nearby Things to Do

The Sands Regency offers a 60-by-30-foot unheated, seasonal pool; a 6-person spa tub; and a sand volleyball court - all located in a lighted, gated area outside the hotel.

Bicycle, ski, and snowboard rentals are available at the hotel. A daily ski shuttle is available to 3 popular local ski resorts (seasonal).

A walking/jogging path runs alongside the Truckee River, located 4 blocks away. In winter, a public rink on the riverbank offers ice skating.

The Reno area abounds in both winter and summer recreational activities. The activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Volleyball on site 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Destination fee: USD 3.00 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee: USD 6.99 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • Self parking
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Pet deposit: USD 50 per stay
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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