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3

Resort Fees
Started by BillDonovan 10 February 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 10th February 7:41pm

2

New Wynn Poker room
Started by apollo28 8 February 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by hail2skins 8th February 7:34pm

3

Harvey's vs. Harrah's?
Started by surefire68 8 February 2016 (in Reno/Lake Tahoe)
Last response by surefire68 9th February 2:09pm

1

NewYork NewYork Penthouse?
Started by kristanmary 5 February 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by detroit1051 6th February 10:50pm

5

How does Casino Royale rank against MGM's hierarchy?
Started by anawas 5 February 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Hyperfocal 10th February 8:38pm

3

The Bones of Bally's
Started by chesteronriver 3 February 2016 (in Trip Reports)
Last response by Drake 4th February 5:18am

9

Fremont accomodations
Started by jmforster 2 February 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 5th February 7:47am

7

The Palms? Looking for something different
Started by joekollar 29 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by joekollar 1st February 5:27pm

4

Las Vegas Club
Started by EnglishBill 27 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by KickedBoar591 30th January 11:51pm

12

Wynn Palace - The Vegastripping Review
Started by apollo28 26 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Drake 27th January 3:41pm

6

Roger Thomas back designing at Bellagio
Started by apollo28 24 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 28th January 3:11pm

9

Bellagio 2bdr Penthouse vs Aria 2bdr Penthouse (Question)
Started by LeoNYC 20 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by motoman 26th January 2:45am

0

Recent trip
Started by Vegasjeff 15 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
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6

CVS at the Bazaar
Started by jimmybond 12 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by vespajet 17th January 6:33am

3

Lord David of Bowie. RIP
Started by decemberist 11 January 2016 (in Chit-Chat)
Last response by HillBilly 11th January 2:53pm

5

The Trippies 2016 Discussion Thread
Started by Chuckmonster 9 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 22nd January 1:51pm

4

Cosmo - new suites?
Started by jimmybond 7 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by pkluvsvegas 8th January 2:19pm

4

Trip Report 1/2/-1/5 Mirage One Bdrm Tower Suite and Golden Nugget Rush Tower
Started by Boomer007 6 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Boomer007 8th January 7:24pm

5

Did Snacks at Bellagio get the PGP treatment?
Started by senatorkevin 2 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by blissfulignoramus 6th January 2:23pm

10

Advice for someone not at all interested in seeing a show in LV:
Started by Smithers 2 January 2016 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Erving 8th January 8:19am

2

Bellagio Presidential and Chairman Suites - Now bookable
Started by pkluvsvegas 30 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by pkluvsvegas 4th January 9:41am

1

BOLO: Vegas taco burglars
Started by Drake 30 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 30th December 12:42pm

3

Macau & Hong Kong Trip
Started by Bajablastgod 27 December 2015 (in Macau)
Last response by Bajablastgod 29th December 6:20pm

11

2015: EDM's End Of Days?
Started by ffye20 24 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by RockChickX51 30th December 1:36pm

9

Crazy woman driving on sidewalk
Started by BillDonovan 21 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by levans 29th December 12:05am

6

Best High Limits Slots rooms
Started by 4theoldman1 19 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by detroit1051 28th December 6:42pm

12

Did Uncle Shelley just buy The Las Vegas Review-Journal?
Started by anawas 16 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by MinVegas 23rd December 1:39am

28

2016 Predictions
Started by hail2skins 12 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by stevecovington 8th January 1:35pm

1

Renovations coming to the Cal
Started by hail2skins 3 December 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by KickedBoar591 5th December 12:06am

9

More MGM PGP???
Started by chesteronriver 1 December 2015 (in Chit-Chat)
Last response by Chuckmonster 4th December 4:08pm

6

encore furniture
Started by Geoff 26 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 2nd December 12:39pm

0

Biloxi Update
Started by wpsteel66 25 November 2015 (in Tunica & Biloxi, MS)
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8

Alternatives For Future LV Trips
Started by StudiodeKadent 23 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by MinVegas 29th November 3:17pm

0

Even Quicker MGM Grand Review
Started by fatbastard 23 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
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23

Wynn's Future
Started by coybotjr 20 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 4th December 12:32am

8

Good NY times article summarizing Strip development
Started by hail2skins 17 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by jimmybond 21st November 10:36pm

6

Trip Recap - Monte Carlo - Football and First Handpay
Started by fudgewapner 16 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by fudgewapner 19th November 6:03pm

4

Ohio Rock
Started by Dramman 14 November 2015 (in FeltJungle)
Last response by Drake 16th November 4:40am

4

Ruffin makes offer for The Mirage
Started by antcomp 11 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by wpsteel66 19th November 4:39pm

10

Ballys review
Started by Vegasjeff 10 November 2015 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Vegasjeff 23rd November 2:59pm




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Recent Responses

 Hyperfocal wet blanketed:


Even Luxor or Excaibur is a big step up. I'm not trying to diss Casino Royale, but there is a...
[ on How does Casino Royale rank against MGM\'s hierarchy? ]

 Chuckmonster napalmed:


This is true. I just did updates to the resort fee and parking fee listing and when checking The...
[ on Resort Fees ]

 vespajet returned with:


There are times in which the resort fees at The D and the Golden Gate are higher than the room...
[ on Resort Fees ]

 nodeuces guffawed:


My wife left me....
[ on Resort Fees ]

 surefire68 had this rejoinder:


Thank you very much! Your response was very helpful! Harrah's it is!...
[ on Harvey\'s vs. Harrah\'s? ]

 Drake burped:


Wife and I have stayed at Harrahs LT several times, most recently in May 2015. Love the two bathrooms in...
[ on Harvey\'s vs. Harrah\'s? ]

 hail2skins raised:


At Encore, near where the Beach Club, Andrea's, and new Players Club are. I guess that puts it closer...
[ on New Wynn Poker room ]

 Chuckmonster was the brainchild of:


Sept 16th 2015: http://www.vegastripping.com/news/blog/5671/society-cafe-to-become-new-encore-poker-room/...
[ on New Wynn Poker room ]

 wpsteel66 Nazarianed:


Some information to help you is in the "South Lake Tahoe" trip report and comments...see the trip report in this...
[ on Harvey\'s vs. Harrah\'s? ]

 detroit1051 threw their hat in the ring:


You can get an idea from some of the YouTube videos. Search on YouTube for nyny las vegas penthouse ...
[ on NewYork NewYork Penthouse? ]

 pkluvsvegas unzipped:


No one that would stay at Mandalay Bay, Aria, or Bellagio would ever stay at Casino Royale, at least unless...
[ on How does Casino Royale rank against MGM\'s hierarchy? ]

 pkluvsvegas Nazarianed:


I agree with Chuck, it is superior to the Circus Circus Manor Motor Lodge as Manor has but a very...
[ on How does Casino Royale rank against MGM\'s hierarchy? ]

 TwisterII bingo winged:


Personally, I really like Casino Royal. The rooms are large and the remodel is holding up nicely. As a bonus, the...
[ on How does Casino Royale rank against MGM\'s hierarchy? ]

 Chuckmonster burped:


Great choice! Have fun!...
[ on Fremont accomodations ]

 Chuckmonster ripposted:


Casino Royale is a motel. It probably ranks with the Manor rooms at Circus Circus, but in a...
[ on How does Casino Royale rank against MGM\'s hierarchy? ]

 jmforster PMPd:


Thanks everyone for the great feedback! I think we're going to try the suites at the Golden Gate....
[ on Fremont accomodations ]

 Drake got up on the soapbox to say:


Nice report! And thanks for that people-watching tip at Cromwells. We're getting to that age ourselves. And let's face itó...
[ on The Bones of Bally\'s ]

 blissfulignoramus wagered:


Another important thing to keep in mind staying anywhere on Fremont Street is street noise. If you're like me (I...
[ on Fremont accomodations ]

 vespajet microwaved:


Up until a few years ago, the South Tower was the bad tower at Bally's (The one in which you...
[ on The Bones of Bally\'s ]

 joekollar parleyed:


I like staying Downtown and would echo what pretty much everybody else says. The Nugget is definitely the most strip...
[ on Fremont accomodations ]

 kayday bingo winged:


I wanted to put in a plug for Main Street Station, mostly based on your $.25 video poker interest (like...
[ on Fremont accomodations ]

 Chuckmonster raised:


Great report chesteronriver! I love the term "regression week" so funny. Caesars and Park Place have been eyeballing a Bally's refurb...
[ on The Bones of Bally\'s ]

 princeo hopes you'll get the gist of:


Some repeats to other comments since the all of the previous recommendations are solid. I would add that besides the...
[ on Fremont accomodations ]

 anawas vimfp'd:


If you're used to basic Strip rooms, a Golden Nugget Gold Tower room is sufficient. Echoing others, the property is...
[ on Fremont accomodations ]

 Drake ran this up the flag pole:


The Nugget will give you the closest thing to a 4-star strip hotel experience, so it makes a nice home...
[ on Fremont accomodations ]