Virgin Hotels is a brand of hotels created by Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group, launched in 2010. Virgin Las Vegas (formerly known as the Hard Rock Hotel is a 4-star hotel just minutes from the Strip. After a $200 million renovation, Virgin Hotels Las Vegas debuted on March 25, 2021. The hotel includes 1,504 rooms, and the casino portion is known as Mohegan Sun Casino, operated by Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment, an affiliate of the Mohegan Tribe, the first Native American tribe to operate a Las Vegas casino.
While the resort's target demographic consists of people ages 25 to 48, it's still a place you should check out no matter how old you are. The Virgin Hotel has a lot to offer everyone.
Virgin Hotel Las Vegas Amenities
Hotel Amenities – Valet parking, self-parking garage, dining, bars, lounges, meeting space, entertainment, concierge, casino, fitness center, and pool.
Rooms Amenities – Each room/suite has standard and unique amenities specific to the room type.
Virgin Hotel Room Types – Chambers and Suites
Casino & Sportsbook – the Mohegan Sun Casino is a 60,000-square foot premium gaming venue with 650 slot machines, over 50 table games, and a high-limit gaming section. At Betfred Sportsbook, guests can place bets on their favorite teams, players, fighters, and drivers.
Fitness Center –a state-of-the-art fitness center open 24/7
Golf – schedule golf tee times with Exploring Las Vegas.
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Pool – Élia Beach Club, formerly known as Rehab at the old Hard Rock Hotel, is a beautiful Mykonos-inspired beach club with live DJs, cabanas, and bottle service.
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Nightclub – the hotel features nightlife venues, but currently, there is no official nightclub at Virgin Hotel.
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Restaurants & Bars
Afters – open from noon till midnight every day, playing EDM and hip-hop music and scooping up handcrafted ice cream, which includes creations like Milk and Cereal, Cookie Monster, and new offerings such as Breakfast Java Monster ice cream and their signature "Milky Bun ™," made with two warm glazed donuts stuffed with their famous ice cream.
Casa Calavera – combines traditional Mexican cuisine. It includes a main dining room, a full-service bar, and an outdoor patio overlooking the pool.
Commons Club Lounge - designed for people to gather and enjoy an extensive but highly curated wine list. Featuring locally-sourced wine by the glass menu, beers, craft brews, and signature cocktails that reflect Virgin's English heritage, but with influences of the ever-present cocktail culture that is only in Las Vegas. This lounge also serves high tea.
Desert Star – located on the casino floor, here guests can enjoy craft beer and creative cocktails while playing their favorite table games and video poker.
Dunkin' – hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced regular/decaf/flavored coffee, donut, bagel, and muffins.
Funny Library Coffee Shop – guests can take a seat in this communal workspace, open their laptop, or grab a book off the shelf. Featuring coffee, pastry, or fresh and healthy lite bites.
Heat – cocktails served in an intimate atmosphere located in the high-limit gaming section, plus video poker.
Kassi Beach House – serves authentic coastal Italian cuisine alongside a refreshing wine, beer, and cocktail menu. Kassi Beach House can be accessed from the pool, with select poolside seating available.
Money, Baby! – Food Network star and Culinary Director Chef Beau MacMillan, Executive Chef Peter McQuaid, and Director of Beverage, Sheldon Wiley, have created an all-star lineup of food & beverage designed to enjoy while cheering on your favorite team or sitting with friends and family for a more formal meal. The space with its sports bar vibe features state-of-the-art golf simulators with a variety of interactive games, more than 200 HDTVs providing a 360-degree sports viewing experience, a sportsbook that transitions into an energetic lounge at night, happy face graffiti, and funky geometric fencing that seamlessly flows onto an expansive patio with cornhole, lawn games, and fire pits. A private dining room is only accessible by a secret speakeasy door. Multiple vignettes throughout the venue make it perfect for private events and parties
Night + Market – Chef Kris Yenbamroong's Night + Market featuring his award-winning Thai street food.
Nobu – a world-famous Japanese restaurant recognized for pioneering a new style of Japanese cuisine.
One steakhouse – high-end steakhouse alongside pasta, seafood, and shellfish.
Pizza Forte – a fast-casual New York and Roman-style pizza walk-up counter plus homemade Italian meatballs and a variety of Italian street food.
The Kitchen at Commons Club – a contemporary American eatery with British Brasserie influences. A 24/7 gathering space, it serves breakfast through late-night.
The Shag Room – an intimate space designed to host a variety of social events and can also be reserved for private affairs. The perfect place for cocktails and open mic night every Wednesday at 8:00 PM.
Todd English's Olives – a retro 2.0 throwback to the original Olives in Boston, circa 1989, featuring dinner, cocktails, an impressive wine list, and desserts.
5th & Sunset – offering a wide variety of functional and fashionable sunglasses and accessories to complement every personal style, preference, and budget, ranging from high-fashion brands to performance and sports brands.
Brookstone - a retail destination for innovative products and preferred brands, featuring headphones and electronics, wellness, luggage, travel accessories, and irresistible gadgets.
Chill by Hudson – a locally-inspired sundry shop offering essentials, books, magazines, snacks, beverages, travel and convenience necessities, local souvenirs, electronics, and more.
Hudson – the quintessential one-stop shop for all needs; Hudson is North America's largest travel essentials and convenience brand with a seamless customer experience at its core. Designed and color-coded for ease of navigation, the store offers books and magazines, snacks and beverages, travel and convenience necessities, local souvenirs, electronics, and more.
SWAG – a lifestyle destination that pays homage to the entertainment capital of the world, featuring an extensive selection of Las Vegas branded merchandise, resort-ready swimwear, high-end fragrances, jewelry, and other trendy apparel.
Las Vegas Shows & Attractions
Las Vegas has some of the best shows on the planet and the Virgin Hotel is a great place to start your entertainment search.
24 Oxford – paying homage to Virgin Records' humble beginnings on Oxford Street, this intimate venue features up-and-coming cutting-edge artists from all genres.
Event Lawn – a place for open-air concerts under the stars.
Money, Baby! –the space with its sports bar vibe features state-of-the-art golf simulators with a variety of interactive games, more than 200 HDTVs providing a 360-degree sports viewing experience, a sportsbook that transitions into an energetic lounge at night, happy face graffiti, and funky geometric fencing that seamlessly flows onto an expansive patio with cornhole, lawn games, and fire pits. A private dining room is only accessible by a secret speakeasy door. Multiple vignettes throughout the venue make it perfect for parties and events.
The Theatre – a 4,500-person multi-level live music theater including bars and luxury suites plus two VIP lounge areas. The Theater showcases unforgettable live music with performances by both legendary and groundbreaking artists.
Spa – The Spa is a great place to relax and indulge, featuring massages, facials, body treatments, and waxing services infused with products by FarmHouse Fresh®, a leader in clean beauty, growing organic extracts, and crafting high nutrition skincare that reawakens skin with a radiant glow.
Weddings – beautiful event spaces that can be transformed for your wedding ceremony and reception.