Since its inception in 2009, the 5-star Mandarin Oriental at CityCenter Las Vegas has been considered one of the best hotels in Las Vegas. It takes exactly two seconds (okay, maybe one) in the grand, gorgeous and classy lobby on the 23rd floor of CityCenter, with its outstanding staff, Asian-inspired décor, exquisite lighting and notable art, to see why. The hotel screams decadent indulgence—lavish guest rooms, elegant public spaces, a perfect palm tree-lined outdoor pool, and multiple entertainments. This Las Vegas luxury hotel provides everything one wants in a downtown Las Vegas hotel, most especially a Las Vegas Strip view from the floor-to-ceiling glass windows of the sophisticated and spacious guest rooms. Absolutely don’t leave the hotel without indulging in a culinary journey at the Michelin-starred Twist by Pierre Gagnaire, a life-changing treatment at The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, and a handcrafted cocktail while overlooking the Las Vegas Strip at Mandarin Bar. The hotel’s prime location grants guests access to the best of Vegas: shopping, dining, casinos. A Forbes tripe 5-Star winner (one of only six hotels in the U.S with this distinction), this Las Vegas hotel guarantees award-winning experiences.
HOTEL VIEW: LAS VEGAS STRIP, DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS, MOUNTAINS
ARIA Resort & Casino at CityCenter Las Vegas (5 Star)
A jewel in the crown of Las Vegas, the 5-star ARIA Resort & Casino at CityCenter Las Vegas is indisputably one of the best hotels in Las Vegas. Though nestled in the heart of the action, the 5-star Las Vegas Strip hotel’s grandeur renders it a calm oasis in the overly stimulating Las Vegas storm. If you’re looking for romantic things to do in Las Vegas, this is your hotel. Situated in Las Vegas’ City Center, the hotel boasts a wide array of entertainments: restaurants, bars, several pools, a video game arcade, a nightclub, a noteworthy spa, and a premium casino. Guest rooms are extremely spacious, bright and well-appointed with downtown Las Vegas Strip views and desert views from floor-to-ceiling glass windows. (Treat yourself to an Aria suite and have a ride you won’t forget—guests are transported to and from the airport by limo.) Catering to a crowd that’s hoping for Vegas-styled fun, the luxury hotel offers a range of shops, an immense casino (150,000 square-feet to be exact), and an adults-only pool, Liquid Pool Lounge. The free Aria Express, which connects to the hotel, stops directly in front of the Crystals shopping center; so, getting around is no problem at all. Attentive service, luxurious rooms, contemporary décor, and a perfect location place the glamorous ARIA Resort & Casino at CityCenter Las Vegas in a class of its own.
Las Vegas is all about winning, and you’ll certainly win big when you choose the Las Vegas downtown hotel, The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino. The 5-star luxury Las Vegas hotel is a world unto itself: multiple restaurants, bars and pools, 50 boutique shops, a trendy nightclub! In the center of the infamous Las Vegas Strip, views from guest suites feature stunning mountains and all the action. Appropriately translated from Italian as “palace,” you’ll feel like nothing else than royalty, as you enter one of the grandest lobbies you’ve ever seen—a 50-foot high glass dome with blown-glass sculptures—exquisite artwork, and the hotel’s smiling staff. Guest rooms are some of the biggest—anywhere—and, as you sink into the plush bed, you’ll have a tough time deciding where to go and what to do first. Some things you definitely can’t miss are a signature treatment at the acclaimed spa, a meal at renowned chef Mario Batali’s romantic restaurant Carnevino, a climb up the 40-foot rock wall, and a tour of Las Vegas’ one and only Lamborghini showroom. One of the most romantic hotels in Las Vegas, appreciate the perfumed air, hop between the pools and hot tubs, tour the Strip on a double-decker bus, and score big, in every way.
The party’s never over at the iconic Bellagio. Of the downtown Las Vegas hotels, the 5-star Bellagio may be the most recognizable. Featured in a number of movies, Ocean’s Eleven and Ocean’s Thirteen among them, the luxury hotel has been named one of the “Top Hotels in the World” by Conde Nast Traveler, and is a member of The Leading Hotels in the World. The multiple award-winning hotel lives up to its promise, as it’s not just a hotel, but an experience. Towering dancing fountains, amid a man-made lake, adorn the hotel’s exterior, and the interior is just as extravagant with ornate chandeliers, celebrated art, and seductive mood lighting. Guest rooms are spacious, comfortable, and well-appointed. A Las Vegas Strip view is your privilege at the luxury hotel, and the best place to see the Strip is from the comfort of your room’s ultra-luxe bed. While at the Bellagio, in between the casino tables and slot machines, retreat with your special someone to the acclaimed spa; revive at the fitness center; browse the many designer shops; tour Bellagio’s Conservatory and Botanical Garden; and, relax poolside with a glass of champagne, your sweetheart, and some new friends.
HOTEL VIEW: LAS VEGAS STRIP, BELLAGIO FOUNTAINS, MOUNTAINS
Could any luxury resort and casino be more appropriately named than the Las Vegas Strip hotel, Wynn Las Vegas? Sure, it’s named after its developer Steve Wynn, but you’re the one who’ll win here. The 5-star 49-floor hotel has views for days; the dynamic Las Vegas Strip view outside provides entertainment, and the hotel’s immense square footage supplies much to look at inside as well. Regarded as one of the best Las Vegas hotels by industry insiders and lucky visitors to Vegas, the luxury hotel has won best 5-star hotel in Forbes’ hotel category since 2007. It only takes seconds inside to see why Conde Nast Traveler has named the Las Vegas luxury hotel one of the “Top Hotels in the World.” Picture it: a curtain waterfall that cascades into a 3-acre lake, numerous restaurants, a promenade of designer shops, a luxury car dealership, several pools and the only golf club on the strip (for guests only). Supremely satisfying, guest rooms are spacious, tastefully decorated and opulent. (Splurge for a suite on a higher floor with a strip view; you won’t regret it.)
Step into a luxurious extravaganza at the opulent (and ginormous!) downtown Las Vegas hotel, The Venetian Resort-Hotel-Casino. More like a small city than a hotel, the 5-star Italian-styled hotel offers guests many romantic things to do in Las Vegas, and many more activities than many of the other Las Vegas Strip hotels. For you and your special someone, we highly recommend a Venetian Luxury View Suite (with a King Bed). The stunning Las Vegas Strip view, from the room’s floor-to-ceiling glass windows, will blow you away; as will the warm interiors, elegant furnishings, and sumptuous bed. Though it will be tough to leave the room, explore the palatial hotel for truly memorable times. Guests can alternate between pools; marvel at the wax figures in the onsite Madame Tussauds Las Vegas; relish a candlelit dinner at one of the hotel’s 19 restaurants; spend some time in the sleek casino; share a romantic journey down the Grand Canal in a Venetian gondola; and fall in love all over again while indulging in an earth-shattering couples massage treatment at the award-winning Canyon Ranch SpaClub. You know what they say—“What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas;” we’re sure there’ll be much for you and your loved one to talk (or not talk) about after visiting the adults-only TAO Beach pool and nightclub.
A 5-star hotel in every sense, the Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas provides exceptional service, outstanding quality, and Las Vegas Strip views you won’t soon forget. Situated atop the Mandalay Bay tower (on floors 35 to 39), the contemporary and whimsical guest rooms supply incredible views of the Las Vegas Strip, mountains or desert from floor-to-ceiling windows. (Choose a Las Vegas Strip view room to keep abreast of the town’s exciting activities.) Set high above the hustle and bustle of the Strip, guests are treated to a mature and classy Vegas vacation. Globally recognized for first-rate facilities and luxurious amenities, the top-notch Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas doesn’t disappoint. Guests looking for romantic things to do in Las Vegas can spend quiet time lounging by the private outdoor pool; reveling in a soothing couples spa treatment; and, in the evening when the sun sets over the Strip, savoring an intimate and succulent dinner at the award-winning Charlie Palmer Steak. No trip to Las Vegas would be complete without gambling, shows, and some dancing—activities all within easy reach of this posh hotel.
Brace yourself for overwhelming fabulousness at one of the best Las Vegas hotels, Encore at Wynn Las Vegas. The resplendent 5-star resort complex, along with its sister property, Wynn Las Vegas, has “more Forbes five-star awards than any other resort casino in the world.” Spectacular views of the Las Vegas Strip, warm service, Las Vegas hospitality, luxurious facilities, and contemporary Asian design touches guarantee its place as a top Las Vegas luxury hotel for years to come. The Las Vegas Strip view, from a Panoramic Suite, will deeply wow you, and have you raring to face the Las Vegas day. Why not amp up your energy level hitting it big at the casino; lounging poolside (topless, if you wish); getting energized at the fitness center; shopping next door at the Fashion Show Mall; and/or, receiving a massage from the hotel’s award-winning spa? At the Encore at Wynn Las Vegas, the nights are just as special as the days—perhaps even more so. After gazing at the sun setting from the comfort of your spacious guest room, enjoy your night in a myriad of ways: an evening show, the casino, dancing the night away in one or all of the 3 nightclubs. Heralded as one of the most romantic hotels in Las Vegas, couples have not one minute for boredom in Sin City.
Just when you thought the high-rises in Las Vegas couldn’t get any taller or more glittering, the 5-star downtown Las Vegas hotel, Trump International Hotel Las Vegas, a true gem in the heart of Las Vegas, appears. One of The Leading Hotels of the World, and a true standout in a town filled with superb hotels, the luxury Las Vegas hotel has windows gilded in gold, a Michelin-starred restaurant, lavish furnishings, and sweeping views of Las Vegas from floor-to-ceiling windows. The all-suite 64-story hotel is tailor-made for lovers and offers some of the most romantic things to do in Las Vegas? If you’re in the mood for romance, why not share a gourmet meal with your sweetheart at the hotel’s Michelin-starred DJT; sip cocktails poolside at H2(eau); relax side-by-side while receiving a couples massage at the upscale spa; canoodle in the large hot tub; or simply, spend sinfully blissful hours snuggling in the pristine and charming suite while gazing at the dynamic extravagance below? The Trump International Hotel Las Vegas is for grown-ups—plain and simple. The ambience, décor and style cater to a sophisticated audience that may be more interested in 5-star international elegance than showy Las Vegas glitz. Adjacent to the Fashion Mall, and a free shuttle ride away from casinos and Las Vegas’ attractions, you and your loved one will create days and nights to remember.
HOTEL VIEW: LAS VEGAS STRIP, DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS, MOUNTAINS
Come alive with a different kind of Las Vegas View—the majestic mountains of Red Rock Canyon-- at the decadent and deluxe 5-star Red Rock Casino Resort Spa. A short drive from the Las Vegas Strip, the allure of Las Vegas—lights, parties, action-- is ever-present; however, you never need to leave the resort, (housed on 70 acres), to feel the spirit of Vegas that inspires millions of tourists each year. Featured in the film 21, marvel at the impressive three million pieces of Swarovski crystal in the chandeliers of the casino and the large collection of impressive art; catch a movie at the 16-screen cinema; sink into complete relaxation at the first-class spa; unleash your inner child while bowling and playing bingo; feeling the sun soak into your skin, as you switch from one grand pool to another; and stand in awe at the unparalleled views of Red Rock Canyon and the Las Vegas Strip. Guest rooms are spotless, spacious and contemporary featuring either a striking Red Rock Canyon view or the enviable Las Vegas Strip view. (It’s almost impossible to choose!) Perfect for every member of the family, the hotel’s outdoor beach, culinary options, nightclubs, and proximity to the national landmark, Red Canyon, will give you reasons to visit Las Vegas again…. and again.
HOTEL VIEW: RED ROCK CANYON, DESERT, MOUNTAINS, LAS VEGAS SKYLINE