Located in downtown Las Vegas at the west end of the Fremont Street Experience, the Plaza is a casino and hotel in downtown. The Plaza Hotel and Casino is a part of the infamous Fremont Street Experience in the downtown district of Old Vegas.
Nestled at the western end of the Fremont Street Experience, the iconic resort has been around for over 50 years and is settled at the site of the city’s first train depot and auction site.
The renovated hotel is renowned for its classic Las Vegas charm and Vegas-style showroom, and will put you in one of the best locations for basking in Glitter Gulch’s old school atmosphere.
Offering the perfect combination of sophistication and comfort, The Plaza’s lobby area is elegant and features marble and inlaid mosaic tiles, accents of dark wood, a plush front desk and crystal chandeliers to match the resorts classic feel and contemporary look.
The three star budget hotel offers over 1000 guestrooms and suites that range from deluxe rooms and mini-suites to one and two bedroom suites and penthouses.
The Plaza’s Deluxe Rooms feature flat-screen TV with premium cable channels, one King bed or 2 Queen beds with plush bed linens, soft neutrals, dark accents, in-room safe and wireless Internet access.
The Deluxe Room Fremont View offers great views of Fremont Street, while the Deluxe View Rooms offer views of either Fremont Street or the Strip.
The Mini Suites offer unique and comfortable settings where you can relax in a comfy loveseat or on a plush King bed. There is also a full wet bar, wireless Internet access, a flat screen TV with premium cable channels and pay per view options and seating area in these rooms.
For some more luxury, you can stay in one of the One or Two Bedroom Suites. These Plaza suites are spacious and feature adjoining Parlor rooms with loveseats and seating areas as well as all the amenities of the Mini Suites.
There are also seven Penthouse Suites available on the top floor of the resort. The Penthouse Suites are equipped with mini-bars, 40 inch flat screen TV with premium cable and pay per view movies, luxuriously appointed linens, spa style marble bathrooms and are available for weddings, meetings and corporate functions.
All accommodation options at The Plaza Las Vegas includes an iron and ironing board, select pillows and a luxurious marble bathrooms with a hair dryer, shower and plush amenities.
One of the most outstanding features of The Plaza Hotel Las Vegas are the two swimming pools, which is a rare amenity in the hotels in the downtown district.
The resort’s rooftop pools are located on the 7th floor of the North Tower and the 5th floor of the South Tower, and are relaxing retreats when the weather permits. There is a 24 hour Fitness Center equipped with state-of-the-art equipment on the third floor next to the elevators in the South Tower for you to work out.
Souvenirs and gifts as well as tobacco products and accessories can be found at the Gift Shop or Rocco’s Imported Tobaccos. If you are planning to tie the knot, you can have an elegant wedding ceremony at the wedding chapel.
When you want more fun and excitement, The Plaza offers top notch live entertainment. Catch a late night cabaret with various Specialty Acts, Singers, acts from Burlesque and Hip Hop routines at Exposure.
For a bit of laughter, you should check out the Emmy award winning comedian Louie Anderson, as he shares his childhood ups and downs from Wednesdays through Saturdays. You can enjoy a hilarious night with Miranda Sings, the International YouTube sensation as she performs her one-woman show.
You will also have a front row seat to Fremont Street Experience’s nightly light shows, which is one of Downtown Las Vegas’ biggest attractions.
Food and Drinks
Indulge in an array of food and beverage options at The Plaza’s restaurants and satisfy all your cravings. Named for the city’s former mayor, Oscar’s Steakhouse offers a classic setting where you can enjoy a wonderful dining experience.
Oscar’s menu features dishes like Fat Herbie’s Seared Tuna, Izzy M’s Fried Calamari, salads, Prime Rib, Pork Chop, Joey C’s Filet Mignon and Sautéed, Steamed or Creamed Spinach.
Artisan sausages, microbrews, imported beers and German-inspired food are served at the indoor/outdoor restaurant Bier Garten with its 400 square feet vertical garden, table games and live entertainment.
Oversized portions of farm-fresh food are served for breakfast, lunch and dinner at Hash House A Go Go.
Other restaurants include Pop Up Pizza, where delicious hand-tossed pizzas as well as fresh salads, vegetarian and vegan fare are served. There is also a food court, which is home to Zaba’s Mexican Grill, Subway, McDonald’s and Cafelatte, which serves assorted pastries, desserts, beverages, salads and sandwiches.
A few bars are located throughout the casino floor and serves revitalizing beverages and spirits, including the Swingers Club.
The Plaza’s casino offers a historic feel and gaming atmosphere that you will surely enjoy when you find your favorite game.
The casino features more than 600 of the newest slots and video poker machines with games such as Paradise Fishing, Ringling Brothers Circus and Joker’s Heist.
You can play craps, roulette, 3-Card Poker and other table games at one of the table games areas. Texas Hold ‘Em, 7-Card Stud Hi, multi-table tournaments, Hi/Lo, PokerPro and Razz are available at the Poker Room.
There is a 400-seat bingo parlor, which offers six daily sessions and prizes of up to $20,000. The casino’s race and sports book has an extensive wagering menu, comfortable seating and over 70 TVs throughout.
A Final Word
Overall, the Plaza Hotel and Casino offers a lively Las Vegas experience where recreational and entertainment amenities can be enjoyed.
The biggest plus for the historic property are the spacious suites and friendly environment, which is loved by families, while the calm gambling scene is loved by seniors.
The resort’s food should not be missed and if you want to check out other properties, you will be close to Main St. Station Hotel and Downtown Grand.
The 3 star Plaza Hotel and Casino is located at:
1 S Main St,
Las Vegas, NV 89101