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Cosmopolitan Unveils Updated Lanai Suites

Posted by Chuckmonster on 20 May 2016
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, steadily on the march with a new sports book, new dining options, new high limit areas and a new Starbucks, has released photos of freshly renovated Lanai Suites. Gone is the...

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ASS Watch: The Aria Sky Suites Expands To The Pool

Posted by Chuckmonster on 15 May 2015
The Aria Sky Suites (bka 'the A.S.S.') has expanded to the pool with "Sky Pool". They created some artwork specifically for this development. Yes please. How much do you think these branded water bottles will set...

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The Pool at Resorts World Las Vegas

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 May 2015
When Resorts World Las Vegas was announced in March 2013, VT observed: Water is a very important part of this property. There are many fountains and low level reflecting pools within the pagoda village (marked with...

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Four Seasons Pool Renovation Underway

Posted by Chuckmonster on 20 Nov 2014
It's the most wonderful time of the year.... renovation season! That time when Santa brings all the Vegas obsessive girls and boys brand new stuff for next year! Not content to simply paint and re-plaster,...

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Rooftop News Dept: Peep The LiFE Pool Club at SLS

Posted by Chuckmonster on 27 May 2014
By now, you've seen Cosmopolitan's gorgeous Boulevard Pool, and you've seen Picnic at Downtown Grand, you've seen the new Drai's Beachclub at Cromwell and now the next competitor in the rooftop pool sweepstakes.... LiFE Dayclub...

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Cromwell: Peep The Drai's Party Pool

Posted by Chuckmonster on 17 Apr 2014
The Cromwell is racing towards opening, to the point of boasting "the only rooftop pool deck on the Strip" in a recent email blast. You can just ignore all those other rooftop pool...

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Seven Saddest Pools In Vegas

Posted by Chuckmonster on 5 Mar 2014
When the calendar turns to March, two things begin happening... college hoops fans begin frothing at the mouth and large trucks filled with chlorine start making their way towards Las Vegas's luxurious resort pools. Just like...

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SLS: Lenny Kravitz, Designer... and A Pool On The Casino Roof!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 29 Jan 2014
Above: the Foxtail pool under construction at SLS Las Vegas SLS has spilled a bunch of information to Engineering News Record about the nuts and bolts of the renovated property, offering a bunch of details that...

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You Can See Daylight From Here

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 Mar 2013
VT reader DavidF is staying in one of the new rooms at Four Seasons this week and sent us a coupla photos of the forthcoming Mandalay Bay Parking Lot Beach Club Daylight day club we...

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Tropicana Sends Nikki Beach Packing

Posted by Chuckmonster on 26 Sep 2011
As you may have heard, The Tropicana has unceremoniously given Nikki Beach the boot after only being open for part of one pool season. This change has has been rumored for quite some time. The...

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Venetian Leaking Into Parking Garage

Posted by Chuckmonster on 30 Aug 2011
We've just received a report from long time VT reader Ondarox who tells us that the Venetian's parking garage is leaking water onto cars below. I have a friend who is on the Venetian site right...

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The Palazzo's Pool Is Leaking

Posted by Chuckmonster on 7 Jul 2011
The Palazzo, creeping up on its fourth birthday, is having serious issues with leaks and corrosion to its pool and have called in local contractors to assess the issue. The photo below, which shows the scary...

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Trop Watch: Nikki Beach Opens Today!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 26 May 2011
In a smashing display of unity seen only at summer kick-offs in the Hamptons, homecoming weekend at the fraternity house, The Dinah Shore Invitational in Palm Springs, Klu Klux Klan rallies, religious services by the...

Tagged: tropicana   pools   nikki beach   

ARIA's Pool Deck Nominated for Architecture Award

Posted by Chuckmonster on 25 May 2011
The American Institute of Architects have nominated ARIA's pool deck for their "people's choice" architecture award under the "Cafe/Bar" category. Not sure if this is specifically targeted for the poolside bar (the building above) or for...

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Trop Watch: Nikki Beach Pool Peekaboo!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 19 Apr 2011
VT megareader TwoFours stopped by the Tropicana the other day to take another look at the construction progress on the Tropicana's pool and Nikki Beach day club. He brought back some fabulous photos...

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Tropicana Jackhammering For Nikki Beach

Posted by Chuckmonster on 23 Feb 2011
VT reader TwoFours stopped by the Tropicana the other day and brought back some photos of the big pile of dirt that most of their pool area has turned into. Thanks TwoFours! The Pool has been...

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TropWatch: Nikki Beach Renderings!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 9 Nov 2010
From the anonymous tip line comes these two renderings of the soon to be constructed Nikki Beach pool area at the Tropicana. Looks pretty damn spiffy! I wonder if by "beach" the actually mean...

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Cosmo Peekaboo: The Pool

Posted by Chuckmonster on 22 Oct 2010
Not that you're going to get to use it until April 2011, but our trusty ferret Mac has stumbled upon a rendering of Cosmo's pool deck. Hopefully the aerial satellite photo combined with the...

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The MGM Grand Pool Is SICK(ening)

Posted by Chuckmonster on 27 Aug 2010
Ooops. Looks like someone forgot to turn of the valve that pumps chlorine into the MGM Grand pool and now at least 100 of our fellow trippers are sick or in the hospital. More from...

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Exclusive: Someone Deuced In The Wynn Pool

Posted by Chuckmonster on 22 Jul 2010
Breaking news exclusive from VT reader Big Hoss who says that someone Bushwood'ed the Wynn Las Vegas pool. Newsflash from Wynncore: My wife and I just were asked to get out of the Wynn pool when...

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Aria Breeze Cafe and Pool Deck Pictorial

Posted by Chuckmonster on 29 Jun 2010
One of our favorite architecture/design blogs Contemporist has republished a great pictorial of the many groovy architectural features in, on, near and around Aria's pool deck. Included in the very sexy pictorial are photos...

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Imperial Palace Guests Rejoice...

Posted by MikeE on 12 Jun 2010
...while Caesars Palace guests get the shaft. It started with a cross property buffet promotion. Pay for one buffet and gorge yourself at any Harrah's joint in Vegas. Kind of nice if you've discovered a meal...

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Camp Vegas, 50 Years Ago

Posted by Chuckmonster on 16 May 2010
With the official opening of pool season in Las Vegas on Memorial Day weekend and the recent announcements of pool centric Camp Vegas marketing campaign as well as the opening of the Encore Beach Club,...

Tagged: pools   vintage vegas   ebay   

Tropwatch: Nikki Beach Club Coming 2011

Posted by Chuckmonster on 12 May 2010
The rebranding of the Tropicana took a giant leap off the deep end with the announcement that their new pool offerings will be rebranded in 2011 as Nikki Beach at Tropicana Las Vegas. Nikki Beach, for...

Tagged: tropicana   day club   pools   

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