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The 14 Best Hotels on the Las Vegas Strip

Cynthia Reed | May 08, 2018

It’s Vegas, Baby! Nothing is better than staying in the middle of the action on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. While all of the major Strip hotels are guaranteed to leave guests with happy memories, here are our picks for the best of the best Strip properties.

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Luxor Las Vegas

Why it made the list

Because nothing says “Vegas” like sleeping inside of a fake Egyptian pyramid. The Luxor offers classic kitsch, Strip real estate and an affordable price.

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Mandalay Bay

Why it made the list

The tropical-themed jewel of the South Strip offers luxury accommodations and everything that a visitor could want--from gaming to shopping to nightlife, fine and casual dining, entertainment and lush pools.

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MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

Why it made the list

It’s a grand resort with top-tier gaming, dining, nightlife, shows, pools and more. The resort’s huge size will mean lots of walking.

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Why it made the list

Giant casino resorts are fun, but sometimes it’s nicer to leave the din behind. Vdara is a luxury hotel and spa that’s refreshingly casino-free. Part of what is formerly known as City Center, there’s easy access to the casino at Aria.

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The Cromwell

Why it made the list

A (relatively) affordable boutique hotel in the center of the universe? Yes, please. Recently remodeled, the Cromwell is famous for its rooftop pool deck and Italian restaurant Giada.

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Why it made the list

A favorite among well-heeled tourists and conventioneers, Aria offers an upscale experience on a huge scale. Go for the fine dining, tropical pools, nightlife, and poker room.

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New York--New York Resort & Casino

Why it made the list

Situated at the corner of Flamingo Road and Las Vegas Boulevard, this is an affordable option for visitors who want the full “Vegas” experience--including Hershey’s Chocolate World; The Big Apple Coaster (now with virtual reality); Coyote Ugly bar; and quick access to T-Mobile Arena and The Park Vegas, an outdoor shopping and entertainment area.

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