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The Cromwell

Do you desire something more intimate? The Las Vegas hotel, The Cromwell offers each guest a boutique hotel experience. While you are here, enjoy an upscale dining experience at GIADA’s Italian Restaurant or grab a cocktail or two at The Bound, hotel’s lobby bar.

Nightlife, The Cromwell

Drai’s Electric Resident DJ Lineup: Eric Prydz, Adventure Club, Showtek, DVBBS and More

Drai’s Beach Club • Nightclub at The Cromwell just unveiled their resident DJ lineup, a diverse group of ground-breaking international performers that will add to the incomparable Las Vegas club experience. This carefully selected roster of talent spans musical genres, from Swedish DJ Eric Prydz’s blend of underground and commercial dance music to Canadian duo….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas Restaurants, The Cromwell

The Next Vegas Star: Giada De Laurentiis’ First Restaurant Set For May Opening

It’s officially less than two months until the grand debut of Giada De Laurentiis’ first-ever restaurant venture, Giada, set to shine at the prime corner of The Cromwell Las Vegas boutique hotel. Before the May 21 opening date, De Laurentiis has been spending plenty of time in Vegas, overseeing everything from construction and design (all….

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Celebrities, Nightlife, The Cromwell

Drai’s Beach Club • Nightclub Plans A Splashy Memorial Day Weekend Opening

The next wave of luxe Las Vegas partying officially hits Memorial Day Weekend, when Drai’s Beach Club • Nightclub opens on the rooftop of The Cromwell. “The club itself is going to be such a movie star,” Victor Drai said. “It will be kicking off summer, but for now we have to save some of the….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas Restaurants, The Cromwell

First Sneak Peek at Giada’s New Vegas Restaurant Inside The Cromwell

Celebrity chef, famous foodie and television star Giada De Laurentiis will soon add another job to her long list: restaurateur. She says she been asked to open a restaurant for years, and finally inked a deal in her dream space at the newly named Cromwell luxury boutique hotel. video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player The stunning….

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Las Vegas Hotels, Nightlife, The Cromwell

Victor Drai Drops Hints on His Three New Party Venues

  The man singlehandedly responsible for bringing the “after-hours” concept to the Las Vegas nightlife scene—long before the megaclub trend swept the Strip—is promising to wow partygoers once again. Victor Drai says the now-shuttered Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon, which was the longstanding home of his Drai’s After Hours lounge, is currently being reworked into….

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Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, The Cromwell

Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall Renovation Picks Up Steam

The massive renovation of the hotel formerly known as Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon is picking up steam, and we’ve got some pics to prove it. Drai’s After Hours nightclub is currently at Bally’s Las Vegas, by the way. Construction teams are going at the former Bill’s building full force, on several sides, including at….

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Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, The Cromwell

Bally’s Las Vegas to Renovate South Tower Rooms

This blog loves it some Vegas newness, so we’re pleased to hear Bally’s Las Vegas has announced plans to renovate 756 rooms in its popular south tower. The tower will be renamed the Jubilee Tower, after the hotel’s quintessential Sin City show of the same name. (To be specific, the show is called “Jubilee!” Please….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, The Cromwell

Former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall Gets Its Famous Front Formally Disassembled

Just a quick update to our post the other day about the dramatic changes at the former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon. As we were driving by today, we noted the beginning of the end for the hotel’s much-photographed front-facing decorative protrusion thingy.

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, The Cromwell

Former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall Gets Some Action on the Side

The recently-closed Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon is smack dab in the middle of a massive renovation. How “smack dab”? Behold. The entire north wall of the former Bill’s (the side facing Flamingo Las Vegas) has come down, evidence the changes at the iconic corner of Las Vegas Blvd. and Flamingo Blvd. are anything but….

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Caesars Entertainment, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, The Cromwell

Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall Closes for $185 Million Renovation

One of the wondrous things about the human condition is we can feel many emotions at the same time. That was this blog’s experience as we witnessed the closing of Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Casino on Feb. 4, 2013. Two main emotions swirled around that day. One was a certain sadness, as we know how….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Nightlife, The Cromwell, Things to Do in Las Vegas

11 Things You Used to Do at Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall and Where to Keep Doing Them

It is with mixed feelings this blog reiterates the fact Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon will shut its doors on Feb. 4, 2013. The popular hotel, at the corner of Flamingo Boulevard and Las Vegas Boulevard, is set for a multi-million dollar renovation and will re-open with a new name (we vote for “Pulse of….

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Caesars Palace, Flamingo Las Vegas, Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Planet Hollywood Resort, The Cromwell

May Auld Acquaintance Be Remembered, Somewhat: New Year’s Eve on the Las Vegas Strip

We’ll say it right up front. We’ve never gotten “Auld Lang Syne.” Translated, it means “Old Long Since,” which doesn’t exactly make us scream, “It’s a new year, let’s party!” We do, however, want to remember our Las Vegas acquaintances, old and new, so we’ve slapped together some images we captured from the New Year’s….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Las Vegas Restaurants, Nightlife, The Cromwell

Bill’s Closes Feb. 4 to Begin $185 Million in Renovations

Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon is a little casino with a big heart, and now it’s getting a big vote of confidence with a $185 million renovation. The optimally-located hotel-casino, which sits at the corner of Flamingo Boulevard and Las Vegas Boulevard, next to Flamingo Las Vegas, will close temporarily on Feb. 4, 2013 for….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Shows, Nightlife, The Cromwell, Things to Do in Las Vegas

Five Things to Love About Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon

This blog loves it some Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon, and not just because it has “Saloon” in its name. There are so many things to love, in fact, if we were to list everything, we would need a bigger Internet. Instead, we’re picking five at random. We hope you like them. But if you….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, The Cromwell

Steakhouse to Close at Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall

Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon, at the corner of Las Vegas Blvd. and Flamingo Blvd. on The Strip has announced it will close its Steakhouse at Bill’s restaurant on Sep. 16, 2012. There’s no specific information about what will replace the establishment, but it’s likely to be another restaurant. The Steakhouse at Bill’s was known….

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