The World Series of Poker begins May 27, which means it’s time for poker players to book flights and decide where they're going to live during the two-month poker grind in Las Vegas. Selecting a comfortable spot to lay your head after a grueling day of grinding is very important during the series. Whether you are looking for comfort, a summer pad with friends, or a high-class experience, many options exist on and off the Strip to accommodate your needs throughout the summer. We've put together a catalog of places to consider for the series, and you can even book your room right here at PokerNews.com!
Aria Resort & Casino at CityCenter
3730 South Las Vegas Blvd
Mid-week Rates (Sun-Thu) $99
Weekend Rates (Fri-Sat) $139
Considered one of the top poker rooms in Las Vegas, perhaps even the world, Aria attracts some of the city's best players, including top professionals who play the biggest games in Ivey’s Room. As the centerpiece of CityCenter Las Vegas, Aria brings unique culinary offerings, extravagant nightlife, and Zarkana by Cirque du Soleil. If you don’t mind the price tag, Aria is offering a new generation of resort experiences. The 2.2 miles from the Rio is a short five-minute hop, skip and jump to this poker destination.
Make yourself at home in one of the 4,004 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Digital television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature double sinks and makeup/shaving mirrors. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as cordless phones with voice mail.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. After enjoying recreational amenities such as a nightclub and a health club, a lucky night at the casino is the perfect end to the day. Additional features include wireless Internet access (surcharge), gift shops/newsstands, and a hair salon.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Las Vegas? This resort has 300,000 square feet (27,871 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center, conference/meeting rooms, and small meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.
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