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 Quad Resort and Casino
3535 Las Vegas Blvd South
Mid-week Rates (Sun-Thu): $35
Weekend Rates (Fri-Sat): $85
The Quad, formerly known as Imperial Palace, still offers everything of the past, including the Auto Collection, Legends in Concert, and Frank Marino’s Divas Las Vegas. Love food? Hash House a Go Go offers dishes served in gigantic proportions, leaving you with leftovers to last through the series.
Make yourself at home in one of the 2,640 air-conditioned guestrooms. Pay movies and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains, as well as phones with voice mail.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Take time to pamper yourself with a visit to the full-service spa. Gambling sorts can try their luck at the casino, while others may prefer a health club or a spa tub. Additional amenities include an arcade/game room, gift shops/newsstands, and a hair salon.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, audiovisual equipment, and currency exchange. Event facilities at this resort consist of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Free self parking is available onsite.
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