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!
The Palms Casino Resort
4321 W Flamingo Rd
Mid-week Rates (Sun-Thu) $59-69
Weekend Rates (Fri-Sat) $139
The Palms Casino Resort is located off the Strip, conveniently across the street from the Rio. Also convenient: The 1,200-room resort recently instituted a 24-hour checkout for all guests, allowing poker players to sleep in after a late night at the tables.
Many poker players in town for the entire summer stay at the Palms Place Hotel and Spa, a luxurious high-rise complex that connects to the Palms via the Skytube, an enclosed walkway that joins the two properties. The 47-story Palms Place offers 24-hour valet service and 24-hour room service to cater to grinders playing all night.
Make yourself at home in one of the 703 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Premium TV channels provides entertainment, and wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Bathrooms feature bathtubs or showers, makeup/shaving mirrors, and designer toiletries.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Try your luck at the casino and enjoy other recreational amenities including a nightclub and a health club. Additional amenities 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. Event facilities at this resort consist of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Free self parking is available onsite.