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!
3600 South Las Vegas Blvd
Mid-week Rates (Sun-Thu): $129
Weekend Rates (Fri-Sat): $179
Only a mile and a half from the Rio, Bellagio offers class and luxury like no other venue. If you busted from an event earlier than you hoped, you can always try your luck at cash games that run daily. Bellagio Poker Room features 39 tables and spreads both limit and no-limit cash games of all stakes. If you’re really feeling lucky you can join the action with other high-stakes professionals in the world-famous Bobby’s Room where any game is played with stakes from $400/$800 and higher. Take a break to watch Cirque du Soleil’s “O” right around the corner from the poker room, relax at the spa or catch some sun at the Mediterranean-style pool, indulge in VIP bottle service at The Bank or Hyde. And don’t forget to enjoy the mesmerizing Bellagio fountains.
Make yourself at home in one of the 3,933 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Pay movies provides entertainment, and wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature double sinks and televisions.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Take time to pamper yourself with a visit to the full-service spa. Before a night out at the casino, the five outdoor swimming pools are a perfect way to relax and recharge. Additional features include gift shops/newsstands, a hair salon, and shopping on site.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and audiovisual equipment. Event facilities at this resort consist of a conference center, conference/meeting rooms, and small meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.
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