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!
Harrah’s Las Vegas
3475 Las Vegas Blvd South
Mid-week Rates (Sun-Thu): $40
Weekend Rates (Fri-Sat): $110
Located centrally on the strip, Harrah’s is within walking distance of other casinos and restaurants. Day and night, you can enjoy music from live bands at the Carnaval Court or satisfy your food cravings at Toby Keith’s I Love this Bar & Grill, Oyster Bar, and other eateries. Get your morning fix with Starbucks before you head to the Rio to play hours of poker.
Make yourself at home in one of the 2,526 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Pay movies and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as multi-line phones with voice mail.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Take time to pamper yourself with a visit to the full-service spa. 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 amenities 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 conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Free parking is available onsite.