The Venetian/Palazzo

by Cristina on October 6, 2009

by Cristina | October 6th, 2009  

palazzo-masterThe Venetian is a luxury hotel and casino, located on the east side of the Strip, between Harrah’s and the Palazzo. Although the Palazzo is marketed as a stand-alone resort, it is actually an extension of The Venetian Casino Resort and the Sands Expo complex.

Year Opened

The Venetian opened on May 3, 1999, and its extension, the Palazzo, opened on January 17, 2008 (official grand opening).

Location

The Venetian Address: 3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89109

Palazzo Address: 3325 Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Resorts/hotels near-by: The Venetian is located between Mirage the Hotel and Casino and Harrah’s Las Vegas; while the Palazzo is between Wynn Las Vegas and the Venetian Casino Resort. Close to both, there are the Imperial Palace, Flamingo Las Vegas and Caesars Palace.

Number of rooms and suites

The Venetian features 4,049 suites. However, combined with the Palazzo Hotel and Casino Resort and the Sands Expo Convention Center, The Venetian is part of the largest hotel and resort complex center in the entire world, featuring a whooping 8,108 rooms and suites.

The casinos

venetian-palazzo-master-2The 120,000-square-foot casino is located inside the Doge’s Palace at the Venetian and features marble floors and hand-painted ceilings. There are over 1,700 slot/video poker machines and some slots are decorated with the exclusive Venetian-themed dollar. Guests can choose among 110 table games, 39 tables of poker, or try their luck (and skill) at the luxury race or sports book. The casino at the Palazzo features both table games and slots.

General Price range

The Venetian & the Palazzo are both 5-star hotels aimed squarely at the 5-star crowd, so don’t book here if you are looking for a fantastic bargain. Rooms at either place normally start over $200 per night and $250 to $300 is more typical, even during slower periods.

Restaurants

At the Venetian alone there are 20 choices, ranging from simple and casual to expensive and exotic. Many of them have an Italian theme, going along with the hotel’s theme itself, but you’ll also find French, Asian, Mexican and American cuisine mixed in.

>>more information about restaurants in the Venetian Resort

At the Palazzo there are 17 choices, offering a wide range of styles and cuisines. Some of them have Italian cuisine, but there are restaurants and cafes featuring American, Asian, Mexican and global cuisines.

>>more information about restaurants in the Palazzo

Nightclubs

The Venetian/Palazzo offer sexy night clubs, featuring live DJs, as well as lounges for those who are into a more relaxing way to spend the night out.

>>more information about the nightclubs at the Venetian/Palazzo

Entertainment

venetian-palazzo-master-3The Venetian/Palazzo surely know how to entertain their guests; from live musicals, to comedy shows, lounges featuring live music and even gondola rides, no one will be bored here.

>>more information about the entertainment at the Venetian/Palazzo

Features

The Venetian/Palazzo offer a mix of things to do suitable for any guest. If you like to shop, there are a total of over 150 international boutiques to choose from. The SpaClub is excellent for those who want to relax or burn those extra calories, while if you want to work on your tan, there are seven pools to check out.

>>more information about things to do at the Venetian/Palazzo

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