The Bellagio is located at the center of
the Strip at 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. South. It was opened in 1998, inspired by the
Bellagio in Italy. It is one of the most luxurious hotels on the Strip or in all
of Las Vegas and a 5 Diamond award winning casino and hotel. It is 116,000
square feet and is most easily identified by its Italian design and the 8 acre
lake directly outside. The lake is inspired by Lake Como in Italy and features a
water show daily. Each half an hour jets of water shoot from the man made lake
in time to music, and it is one of the most watched free sites in all of Las
Vegas. It is also well known for its garden of hand blown glass flowers which
any visitor may view, and has one of the most visited gardens in Las Vegas.
The Bellagio offers a range of services
and most arrangements can be made through the front desk or your concierge. For
gamblers the Bellagio also features an awards program, one spanning the various
hotels owned by MGM Mirage Corporation.
Bellagio offers a unique combination of
luxury and excitement. It caters often to a higher-end crowd and offers some of
the nicest amenities on the Strip. Bellagio also has a vibrant nightlife which
sets it apart from many other casinos catering to higher end clientele. It is
filled to capacity most of the year and is one of the more popular hotels on the
Strip during all seasons.
Among poker players the Bellagio is well known. It has a 40 table poker room and
many very high limit games almost daily. Bellagio features a large gaming floor,
and limits are generally higher within the Bellagio than at other casinos
throughout Las Vegas. They also feature high limit areas with both table games
and slots, and Bellagio is a favorite of high rollers from all around the world.
The race and sports book seats 200, has 137 televisions and 4 big screens. It is
a medium sized sports book but one of the nicer ones in town.
Bellagio is one of the largest hotels on the Strip, and in the world. It
features 3,421 rooms and 512 suits and a villa and lanai area with a number of
rooms usually reserved for “whales” or those gamblers who regularly spend in the
millions on a trip. Rooms are impeccably kept and Bellagio is known for
cleanliness, comfort, and luxury. Booking a room in advance is always advised
anywhere on the Strip. Bellagio is one of the more popular hotels, especially
during the summer and Holidays. They also have a large convention center which
may affect booking even in off-seasons. However their convention area is not as
large as many others on the Strip and due to price convention goers often do not
stay at the Bellagio so it may not be as full as other nearby hotels when there
is a large convention in town.
Bellagio is the highest-end hotel on the Strip, and this is reflected in all
pricing from room rates to gambling limits, food, shopping, and more. While
highly rated by customers one of the most common observations is that guests do
pay for everything, even coffee in the morning. This should be considered when
planning your trip.
Bellagio features some of the finest dining in all of Las Vegas. Some of the
restaurants include; Café Bellagio, Café Gelato, Circo, GIX, Jasmine,
Jean-Philippe, Patisserie, Le Cirque, Michael Mina, Noodles, Todd English’s
Olives, Palio, Palio Pronto, Petrossian Bar, Picasso, Pool Café, and Yellowtail
Sushi Restaurant & Bar.
Bellagio features bars both on the casino floor, and in the pool area. Several
restaurants have bar areas including Petrossian Bar and Yellowtail Sushi
Restaurant & Bar
Bellagio may be unique in its combination of both an upper class clientele and
vibrant nightlife catering to a younger party crowd up to middle-aged
individuals who enjoy the nightlife. The Bank, Caramel and Fontana are popular
Bellagio offers a wide range of service including a full-service spa with all
amenities from massage to beauty services. Room service and maid service for
every room, butler service available to specific guests. Shuttle service is
through an outside firm, contact a concierge about shuttle service. Currency
exchange, laundry and dry-cleaning, luggage, wake-up calls and more are
available. If you have specific needs please contact the hotel for details.
Bellagio features a 45,000 square foot Grand Ball Room for conventions and other
events as well as several smaller venues. In addition Bellagio offers
comprehensive wedding services and venues.
Bellagio has several pools, including an adults-only European style pool. Pools
may be open to the public or for guests only.
“O” is a cirque du soleil production and one of
the more popular shows on the Strip. Call ahead for tickets.
Bellagio Spa is a mid-sized spa with a full range
of services. It is one of the more luxurious and popular spas in Las Vegas.