For the ultimate pool party: Encore at Wynn Las Vegas
If you want to make a splash, dance in a pool and sip on frozen cocktails, make a move to the Encore Beach Club.
The lowdown…This lavish hotel oozes luxury at every turn, with its immense suites, signature restaurants and dazzling interior, you won’t want to leave. Immerse yourself in the glistening waters of the spectacular pools, kick back in the Jacuzzi’s and make the most of the bar service. Party to big-name DJ music vibes, from David Guetta to The Chainsmokers. It’s the place to be seen for day clubbing, as you float about on your inflatable unicorn, sip on mojitos and celebrity spot.
Float about on your inflatable unicorn, sip on mojitos and celebrity spot
Insider’s tip…Reserve a luxury cabana for an unforgettable pool party experience, the Vegas way.
Glitz and glam
Let the fabulous commence, as you kick back – cocktail in hand, at the bar dripping with cool.Book your stay at The Cosmopolitan
The Hakkansan sprays 100lbs of confetti over crowds every week, watch out for it in your drink.
Sleek and stylish
When you’re ready to catch some shut-eye, or just need a powernap, enjoy your sleep in a trendy room.Book a stay at Planet Hollywood
For the best bar: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
Hit a bar that will blow you away. The Chandelier offers three lounges within a sparkling array of hanging beads.
The lowdown…This extravagant hotel offers more than fabulous rooms, with a sensational outdoor space and sparkling pools. Savour a boast worthy restaurant selection and an indulgent spa to make your senses tingle. Venture to the incredible Chandelier lounge, an adult’s playground on three levels. Enjoy the feel of a classic casino bar at the bottom, with its electrifying energy. Immerse yourself in the elegance of the middle section, in a retreat of magical mixologists and scrumptious tipples. Take time out at the top level to simply kick back in style.
Insider’s tip…Try the Fire-Breathing Dragon, a Thai-inspired signature drink with a hypnotising flair.
For European charm in the heart of Vegas: Park MGM
Feel like you’re staying in a European sanctuary, when you book a break at the Park MGM. From the French cuisine at Bavette’s, to Juniper, the gin-inspired cocktail lounge, enjoy a blend of two worlds here.
The lowdown… Enjoy a taste of Italy at this four-star hotel, with a visit to tantalising Eataly – the biggest indoor Italian marketplace in the world, with tantalising restaurants, has come to Vegas. Tuck into authentic and delicious cuisine here, with wine tasting and cooking classes too. When you’re ready to soak up some Nevada sun, relax on a poolside cabana with a Frosé and feel like you’re basking along the French Riviera.
Insider’s tip… Head to the top of Park MGM, where you’ll discover NoMad. Make a splash in its rooftop pool and join the JEMAA daytime party Friday – Sunday, when it transforms into a pool party extravaganza.
Around the world in Las Vegas
From the miniature Brooklyn Bridge, to the copycat Eiffel Tower – take a tour of big city favourites in the neon capital.Book flights to Las Vegas and a five-night hotel stay at New York New York
For the rejuvenating spa: Excalibur Hotel
Take a break in your very own kingdom – with its castle exterior, you’ll feel like king or queen of the Vegas Strip.
The lowdown… Stride across this three-star hotel’s drawbridge and take a selfie under one of the turrets. Spend days kicking back beneath cabanas, splashing down slides into tropical pools and play games in the world-famous arcade, Fun Dungeon. If the 24-hour party beats you and the hangover breakfast doesn’t revive you, soak up a slice of serenity at Excalibur’s spa. Choose between a manicure and pedicure, facials and massages. Blow out with the Soothing Escape package, or the pricier Pure Serenity combination for a mix of rejuvenating treatments.
Insider’s tip… Looking to spend a little less? Try the Lemongrass Package for a facial, massage and body scrub – all lasting 25-minutes each.
For a dazzling restaurant: Planet Hollywood
Make a move to the Japanese restaurant and lounge, Koi Las Vegas, for a dining experience that will blow you away.
The lowdown…Stay at the super swish four-star Planet Hollywood, with its stylish rooms, bright casino lights, glossy chill-out pool areas and energetic nightlife. Walk into the Koi Las Vegas and feel an essence of something sensational. Dress to impress and enjoy the exotic interior décor, with beautiful handcrafted Buddhas. Indulge in mouth-watering, traditional Japanese meets modern Californian cuisine. Choose from a selection of delicious sharing plates, enjoy seared scallops and wasabi braised short ribs, or browse through the sushi menu for more – awaken your senses here.
Insider’s tip…Keep an eye out for celebrities at the Koi Las Vegas, it’s a popular dining hot spot for everyone.
For the dusk until dawn nightclub: MGM Grand Hotel and Casino
Take to the floor at the Hakkansan nightclub, listen to the biggest names in music and let your hair down for the greatest night of your life.
The lowdown…Take a trip to this gigantic and sleek hotel. Savour the sensational décor, lavish furniture, brilliant choice of dining and selection of five pools to splash about in. When you’re ready to paint the town red, the Hakkansan is right on your doorstep. Hear the huge sounds of Tiësto, Zedd, Travis Scott and even more DJ legends on a night out here. Watch lights flash, feel confetti fall and wave your hands through the smoke. Dance all night, hit the bar, feel the beat and soak up the high-energy atmosphere.
Insider’s tip…When you stay at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, receive complimentary admission to Hakkansan on Fridays and Sundays.
For the hangover breakfast: New York New York Hotel and Casino
When the morning after feeling kicks in, make the most of the delicious bites at Tom’s Urban, serving most-of-the-day brunch and plenty of other treats.
The lowdown…This hotel is a piece of east coast magic in the desert. From its very own Statue of Liberty, miniature Brooklyn Bridge and Big Apple coaster, enjoy this creative and impressive place. Stay in deluxe rooms, hit up the Manhattan themed eateries and take a break at The Spa. If you’re feeling worse for wear, make a move to Tom’s Urban, for the best food to cure your Vegas state. Variety is king here, with cheese-dripping omelettes, the breakfast burrito, piggy piggy breakfast sandwich or vegetarian tree hugger benedicts, you’ll want to order everything on the menu.
Insider’s tip…If you’re ready to get back into the swing of things, order yourself a tasty breakfast cocktail with your top-notch Vegas nosh.
An iconic treasure
Watch the wondrous Bellagio fountains dance away, with a view point like no other.Book a stay at the Bellagio
For the best Instagram pictures: Caesars Palace
Roam around the ginormous and photogenic resort of Caesars Palace, pose by a pool, or make a toast with your full of life and ice cocktail.
The lowdown…Stay in the presence of Gods at Caesars Palace. Enjoy an empire of luxury, from perfectly-polished rooms, silky sheets, fancy foodie hubs, serene pools and glossy nightlife. Get ready to click, from beautifully presented breakfast in bed, surreal room views and a bathtub shot. Take a snap with a gladiator in the casino, put your shades on for a glamorous picture by the Garden of the Gods Pool Oasis and hit the Omnia nightclub for that cool-cut Vegas party angle.
Insider’s tip…Get photo ready when you hit the Color Salon by Michael Boychuck and look hot to trot for those Instagram moments.
For a room with a view: Bellagio
When it comes to jaw-dropping sights, the Bellagio offers a slice of magic, as it overlooks the fountains, the Vegas Strip and beyond.
The lowdown…This iconic hotel is a five-star Vegas haven. With its classy Italian style, selection of award-winning restaurants, super sleek bars and sparkling pools with kick-back cabanas. Soak up the views from the floor-to-ceiling windows, admire the almighty Strip come day or night and look further to the horizon, for a glowing sunset across the desert. Lookout to the miniature Eiffel Tower, soak up the views of the beautiful gardens and lake, then watch the glorious Bellagio Fountain dance away to sensational music and mystical lights.
Insider’s tip…Head to Hyde bar for a nightlife experience and gaze at the enchanting Bellagio Fountains light show, that glistens in the night.