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Which Las Vegas hotels have the worst deferred maintenance issues?

Last edit: jucifers on Friday, 6th January 2017 10:51 am
Last response by vespajet 17th January 12:43pm

Which Las Vegas hotels have the worst deferred maintenance issues?

Which Las Vegas hotels will never be fixed?

Which hotels will be allowed to deteriorate until they're condemned?

What are the odds of some hotels burning down before they're imploded?


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 senatorkevin responded on Friday, 6th January 2017

The Rio has had many issues before this latest incident. During the World Series of Poker, they've had numerous times where elevators were broken to the main tower... flooding / sewage problems in the bathrooms near the convention hall and so on.

The Rio has been in purgatory for some time. The only noticeable "improvement" of late was the fact they redid the carpet in the Pavillion room likely because that convention space is a big revenue driver for them when the WSOP is not running.

 andybflo responded on Monday, 16th January 2017




The Rio has just become a hole, with no work done to it for years. Nobody seems to want it (Including CET), and it shows.

The last two have hope; it's just that the parent companies seem to be ignoring them. They're both profitable, and honestly, not sure that *anything* has as much cache' as the Flamingo name (and location.)

Apparently, CET is dumping loot into the Flamingo. We'll see. CircusCircus? Again; potential, but I haven't heard anything about fixing up CC. Everyone after Bill Bennett seems to want to ignore the place. Another shame. Tons of personality and opportunity there.

 vespajet replied on Tuesday, 17th January 2017

Last year, The Leach reported that the Flamingo was going to undergo a major renovation starting in December 2016 and be finished in time for the property's 75th Anniversary in 2021. He said that the plans would be announced after the Caesars Palace 50th Anniversary celebrations ended, yet that has passed with no announcement on such a project. Then again, this could be a project that has been temporarily put on hold until the bankruptcy matter finally gets settled.

MGM has made some improvements to Circus Circus in recent years. Some of the rooms now have the leftovers from Bellagio's previous decor. I think Luxor has ended up with the remainders of Mandalay Bay's previous decor.