Palms Place Hotel
The Palms Casino Resort offers its guests some of the city's most spectacular views of the Las Vegas Strip, unique rooms, memorable nightlife venues and a bevy of dining options.
From ghostbar on the 55th floor to Rain Las Vegas just off the casino, the Palms is the hotel for the MTV generation. So much so that the 12th season of MTV's 'The Real World' was shot at the resort, and now hotel guests can stay in the 2,900-square-foot suite created for the show's cast.
The Palms parlayed its role as the home of 'The Real World' into permanent status as the Vegas playground for music celebrities and Hollywood stars. The resort is now the home of Bravo's 'Celebrity Poker Showdown,' specialty suites offer extra-large furniture for the hotels many NBA guests and the two luxury Playpen suites (complete with stripp er poles) attract not only bachelor and bachelorette parties but also A-list celebrities.
The Palms has also constructed the 40-story Fantasy Tower. Besides standard guest rooms, there are a series of fantasy suites . From the mammoth and lush Celebrity Suite to the ultra-hip g Suite , the Palm's Fantasy Suites turn a regular vacation into one fit for a Vegas highroller. Other luxury options include the hip-hop-laden Crib Suite , the bachelorette party-friendly Hot Pink Suite and the Erotic Suite .
At the top of the Fantasy Tower are the six Sky Villas, which each offer an outdoor pool overlooking The Strip; Playboy Club with its own casino; Moon nightclub, with a retractable roof; and the restaurant Nove Italiano .The new tower also houses a state-of-the-art recording studio and a floor of meeting space.
It's no wonder the stars are attracted to the Palms. The resort offers some of the best nightlife in town, beginning with ghostbar . Its open-air deck offers amazing 180-degree views of the Vegas Strip. Fifty-five stories below, the 1,500-seat, state-of-the-art nightclub and showroom venue Rain Las Vegas has a line of fun-loving partygoers every weekend. A significant player in Las Vegas' music world, Palms is also home to The Pearl concert venue as well as The Studio, where major artists flo ck to record their newest hits. The resort's Playboy Club and Moon nightclub complete the party circuit and make the Palms the place to be seen in Las Vegas.
The resort's dining options are equally extraordinary, from Alizé , where diners can enjoy floor-to-ceiling views as well as gourmet meals, to Little Buddha , with its crimson, gold and celadon decorations and giant Buddha statue.
If you're looking to relax, the Palms features a 20,000-square-foot spa boasting numerous services. Outside, the pool provides a welcome reprieve from the Vegas heat with multiple pools, including two designed just for shallow lounging.
If indoor fun is more your style, check out the 14-theater Brendan Theatres complex or stop by Hart & Huntington Tattoo Company, the only tattoo parlor in a Vegas hotel.
With all these amenities and a hip atmosphere, the Palms makes every guest feel like a celebrity.
Number of rooms: 703.
Casino: Yes, 95,000 square feet. 2,200 slot machines and video poker machines, table games, two high limit areas, classic poker room, keno lounge. The casino has a poker room.
Race & sports boo k: Yes, a 187-seat race and sports book , equipped with 180 televisions and 18 big screens.
Restaurants: The Palms has the following dining options : Alizé , Blue Agave Oyster & Chile Bar , Garduños , Little Buddha , N9NE , Nove Italiano , 24/Seven , Bistro Buffet , and a food court .
Entertainment: Entertainment can be found at Rain Las Vegas , a three-story nightclub; The Pearl, a concert venue; 14-theater Brenden Theatres and The Lounge.
Nightlife: Rain Las Vegas nightclub, ghostbar , Moon nightclub and the Playboy Club .
Pool: Yes, there are three pools .
Health Club: Yes.
Spa: Yes, the 20,000-square-foot Spa at the Palms offers multiple types of massages and services. The spa also has Amp, a full-service salon.
Shops: Stuff, Hart & Huntington Tattoo Company, Cosmic Corner, hotel gift shop.
Wedding chapel: No, but weddings can be planned for the pool courtyard with specialty wedding cabanas and private gardens.
Convention rooms: Yes, 31,000 square feet.
Business center: Yes.
In-room internet access: All rooms have Web TV.
Wheelchair accessible rooms: Yes.
RV park: No.
Child-care facilities: Yes, the Palms offers limited child-care facilities .
Pets allowed: No.
Room service: Yes.
Parking garage: Yes, two.
Shuttle service to the airport: Shuttle service to and from the airport available for a fee from an outside company .
Shuttle service to the Strip: A shuttle departs the Palms for the Fashion Show mall at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 2 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. The shuttle leaves the Fashion Show for the Forum Shops at 10:15 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:45 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. The shuttle returns to the Palms from the Forum Shops at 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Standard room amenities: Air conditioning, hair dryer, coffee machine, iron and ironing board, on-command/pay-per-view movies, Egyptian cotton duvets, remote-controlled cable TV, alarm clock/radio, desk, electronic door locks, in-room safe, on-television Internet access, minibar, telephone and voice mail.
Hotel amenities: Concierge, beauty salon, currency exchange, laundry, luggage and maid service, safety deposit box, wake-up call.
Check-in time: 3 p.m., 4 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Check-out time: 11 a.m.
Minimum age to reserve a room: 21 years.
Policies: The maximum t otal number of guests (adults and children) in a room is four.
Incidental charges: The Palms charges a $1 per day phone fee. Hotel requires a credit card or a cash deposit for incidental charges.