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dandj Nov 13th, 2007 08:28 PM

Paris or Flamingo in Vegas
 
Is there any comparison? Or is Paris the obvious choice for Las Vegas hotel?

mireaux7 Nov 13th, 2007 08:40 PM

is there any specific reason why you are limiting your options to these two hotels?

anna_roz Nov 13th, 2007 08:43 PM

As between these two options, I would choose Paris.

Anna

dandj Nov 13th, 2007 09:04 PM

I love the location and thought these 2 were good choices.

mrwunrfl Nov 13th, 2007 11:23 PM

I've stayed at both multiple times. You are right, both are good choices. But Paris is the obvious choice between the two.

mrwunrfl Nov 13th, 2007 11:27 PM

That is unless you have kids with you and it is summer time, then go with the Flamingo for the swimming pool.

mireaux7 Nov 14th, 2007 07:02 PM

your chances are strong for getting a great deal anywhere on the strip, as long as your travel dates remain flexible.

it also saves a lot of money by avoiding any hotel owned by mogul steve wynn.

trippinkpj Nov 14th, 2007 07:11 PM

Yes if summer season, pick Flamingo. Also consider Bally's, which is connected to Paris by covered walkway/ shopping area. Also, I walked over to Bellagio in less than 10 minutes with an over the street walkway. Easy walway access to Flamingo and Ceasars also.

smartcookie Nov 14th, 2007 09:46 PM

Bill's (used to be Barbary Coast) is cheaper than Flamingo and has amazing rooms. And they're next door to Flamingo and have an agreement to allow you to use the Flamingo pool. I loved it there. It's a small hotel, so it's very easy to just go to your room without walking through the maze for a while as you would do at all other hotels. And there is a liquor store around the corner.

dandj Nov 15th, 2007 09:03 AM

thanks for the replies. We will be in vegas Feb28-Mar.3, 2008

We have decided to go with the Paris.
We are booked for 4 nights including airfair for $830.00 pp from Seattle.

My husband will be going to the Nascar race while I shop. :)

Sephora's here I come !!!!!


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