The Best Hotels for Summer Vacation in Las Vegas

Getaway To Las Vegas This Summer

Summertime in Las Vegas means higher temperatures and uncomfortable walks from Casino to Casino. These are the best places to stay to keep you as cool as possible during your Summer vacation in Las Vegas.  Remember that even though it ay be warm outside, the casino is cool and the pools are even cooler. Well, I should say that a dip in the pool will keep you cool but the action at the pool might get your personal "hot" factor going.

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Where You Should Go In Las Vegas?

01 of 07

Encore Hotel and the Encore Beach Club

Address
3131 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Phone
+1 702-770-7300

This is a great summer hotel because the Encore Beach club is super plush and food options are abundant and XS and Intrigue nightclub are  on site.  The rooms are large and very comfortable and you'll get a very good feel for luxury at Encore at Wynn Las Vegas.  Nest door at Wynn food, drink and plenty of Vegas action will keep you cool.

02 of 07

The Mandalay Bay Hotel

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Address
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119, USA
Phone
+1 702-632-7777

Stay at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and you can walk over to the Luxor without ever going outside and you can take a monorail to the Excalibur. The pool is the best in Las Vegas, the food rivals any resort on the strip and the entertainment choices are boosted by the fact that Cirque du Soleil present MJ One in the showroom and Light Nightclub will have you dancing all night. Next door is the Delano and the view from the SkyFall Lounge is perfect for a late summer evening.

03 of 07

Caesars Palace Las Vegas

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Address
3570 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Phone
+1 866-227-5938

Summer vacation at Caesars is easily the best way to go. The centrally located hotel right in the heart of the Las Vegas strip has everything you need for an all encompassing vacation. The pool is opulent, the restaurants divine, the World Class shopping is on property and you never have to leave the resort. Check out Mr. Chow, the Monte Cristo Cigar Bar and Absinthe.

04 of 07

Cosmopolitan Hotel

Address
3708 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Phone
+1 702-698-7000

You could go to the Cosmopolitan simply for the food and you would be sold but spend some time at the pool and you'll really feel the energy of summer. With a few scattered diversions to go with some big screens and a couple of pool tables you'll get a completely different idea of what a Las Vegas pool is like. When your fun by the water ends you'll head to one of the many bars or Marquee Nightclub. You might need some food so have some beef with a side of Las Vegas nightlife at STK Las Vegas. I should mention the rooms are huge and there is nothing quite like a drink on a terrace overlooking the Las Vegas strip.

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05 of 07

Palazzo Hotel

Address
3325 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Phone
+1 702-607-7777

If your summer needs some pampering as well as some high energy decadence you'll want to stay at Palazzo Las Vegas. A spa day at Canyon Ranch Spa, an incredible meal at Carnevino Italian Steakhouse and some beer sampling at Public House. That's only day one. Cocktails by the pool at Azure and some dancing at TAO will only enhance your stay at The Prestge at Palazzo where you'll get a huge dose of luxury.

06 of 07

The Flamingo Las Vegas

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Address
3555 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Phone
+1 702-733-3111

If you want to save a little money but you want the convenience that a center strip location offers, the Flamingo Las Vegas is where you should head. The pool area offers plenty of shady trees surrounding the water that work well to refresh you. The food is good and you have plenty of hotels within short walking distance.  Food options are inexpensive and entertainment at The LINQ Las Vegas is in abundance.

07 of 07

MGM Grand Hotel

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Address
3799 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Phone
+1 877-880-0880

The MGM Grand offers so much that you might not realize that it's 119 degrees outside. Imagine a small city within the city. The pool area is expansive and the dining and entertainment choices are hard to conceive. This is one resort where you will struggle with the decision to leave. Remember, there is plenty to see out there, get out a little.

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