SAHARA Las Vegas has come full circle. Located on the north end of the Strip, the Sahara Hotel and Casino originally opened in 1952 and closed in2011. It transitioned into SLS Las Vegas, opening on August 23, 2014. After hardships, different owners, and a massive renovation, the SLS was renamed Sahara Las Vegas on August 29, 2019. It is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as #48 among luxury hotels in Las Vegas.
The resort offers 1,616 guest rooms, three towers, a casino, multiple dining options and is home to the upscale Azilo Ultra Lounge and Azilo Ultra Pool, a spa and wellness center, and home to the hugely popular male revue, Magic Mike Live.
Fun Facts: When the Sahara first opened on October 7, 1952, it was the sixth hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. Several famous performers have entertained at the Sahara throughout the years, like Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Elvis, Jerry Lewis, Abbott and Costello, and many more.
Sahara Hotel Las Vegas Amenities
Sahara Hotel Amenities – casino, sports book, free self-parking garages, in-room dining, Enterprise Rent-A-Car services, guest services, VIP Concierge Service, FedEx Business Center, fitness center, shopping, spa and wellness center, Wi-Fi, accessible rooms, multiple dining options, nightlife, pools, meetings and corporate event space, and wedding services.
Rooms/Amenities – Each room/suite has basic and unique amenities specific to the room type.
Sahara Resort Hotel Room Types –
Alexandria Tower: Alexandria Iconic King, Alexandria Iconic Double, Alexandria King, Alexandria Deluxe King, Alexandria King Suite, and Alexandria Ultra Suite.
Blanca Tower: Blanca King Accessible, Blanca Penthouse, Blanca One Bedroom Suite, Blanca Junior Suite, Blanca Double, and Blanca King.
Marra Tower: Marra Style Queen, Marra Style King, Marra King Accessible, Marra Legendary Suite, Marra One Bedroom Suite, Marra Junior Suite, Marra King, and Marra Double.
Casino & Sports Book – nearly 60,000 square feet of gaming space with over 600 slots, 50 plus table games, a poker room, and a high-table limit area called The Infinity Room. Guests can place their bets in the state-of-the-art Williams Hill Sports Book.
Fitness Center – a 24/7 fitness center located in the Blanca Tower offers state-of-the-art cardio and weight training equipment.
Las Vegas Golf – For Golf tee times can be arranged through Exploring Las Vegas.Book a Golf Tee Time
Vegas Pool Parties
Azilo Ultra Pool– a 21 and over poolside experience with drinks, a savory menu, bottle service, private cabanas, a DJ, and a video screen for sports viewing. If you would like to check out another sports viewing pool in the area have a look into Stadium Swim at the new Circa.
Alexandria Pool – Sahara's hotel pool for hotel guests only. This pool offers chaise lounges, daybeds, and private cabanas.
Retro Pool – an open-air rooftop pool for guests of all ages.Las Vegas Pool Party Prices Stadium Swim Prices
Las Vegas Nightclubs
Sin city is has some amazing nightclubs and the Sahara Hotel will not disappoint. The owner has invested to millions to bring you a fantastic venue in Azilo, and if you are into classy places in the area you might also like the Legacy Club at the Circa.
Azilo Ultra Lounge – a vibrant, ultra-chic lounge with live DJ entertainment open on Fridays and Saturday evenings.
Casbar Lounge – this stylish lounge is billed as an elevated lounge experience open 24/7 with a daily happy hour.Las Vegas Nightclub Prices Legacy Club Prices
Balla Italian Soul – James Beard award-winning Chef Shawn McClain presents a celebration of authentic Italian food.
Bazaar Meat by José Andrés – celebrity chef José Andrés showcases his creativity with his carnivorous culinary creations.
Uno Más Street Tacos + Spirits – featuring authentic Mexican food and drinks.
Chickie's & Pete's – a combination crab house and sports bar serving an eclectic menu of shellfish dishes and more.
The Noodle Den – traditional Northern Chinese dishes, including their famous hand-pulled noodles and dumplings.
The Tangier – a hotel lobby bar serving snacks, wines, beers, spirits, and a selection of cognac, bourbon, and scotch.
Zeffer's Café – serving breakfast and lunch favorites and elevated comfort food.
Shopping – on-site shops that offer accessories, gifts, souvenirs, clothing, and essentials.
Shows & Attractions
Magic Mike Live – one of the world's most famous male revues filled with a troupe of sexy and talented entertainers.
The Eddie Griffin Experience – an award-winning comedian performs his famous stand-up routine.Las Vegas Show Tickets
Spa – Amina Spa, located on the second floor of the Alexandria Tower, offers 10 treatment rooms to include a variety of services from head to toe.
Weddings – the special events team can assist with the engagement party, wedding ceremony, and reception with catering and unique venues.