Families that are concerned about finding a hotel to stay at while in Las Vegas that offer lots of activities for children will discover that many Las Vegas hotels cater to children, especially those with loads of energy! There are hotels that provide many things for children to do such as rides, games, shows and water activates that are certain to keep even the liveliest child entertained.
Circus-Circus Hotel and CasinoCircus Circus Hotel and Casino offers the Adventuredome just at the rear of the hotel and casino. It is totally enclosed and air conditioned. Inside, guests of all ages will be thrilled by the many rides like the Canyon Blaster Roller Coaster, the Rim Runner Water Chute, The Sling Shot Tower Ride, the Chaos Spinning and Tilting Ride, along with SimEx Extreme Ride Theater. Other rides include bumper cars, a swinging ship, merry-go-round and Ferris wheel. The Adventuredome is open 7 days a week 10 am to 9 pm. They offer all-day ride passes for $26.95 for a regular pass (48 inches tall or taller) and $16.95 for a junior pass (Under 48 inches tall). Individual ride tickets can also be purchased with prices ranging from $8 each to $5 each.
The Carnival Midway at Circus Circus is all about having fun no matter what your age. They have over 200 of the most popular games of today and yesteryear. All games promise energetic games and the promise of premium prizes. Face painting is also available.
Experience the awe and excitement of circus acts performing right above you at the center stage in the Carnival Midway. You will see trapeze artists, contortionists, jugglers, and live animals performing with shows starting at 11 am daily. The circus show is free.
After all the excitement of thrilling rides and playing games, take the kids to Circus Circus's refreshing pool area. Everyone will have fun splashing and cooling off in their two beautiful and tranquil pools.
Circus Circus offers 3,770 guests rooms in the two hotel towers with amenities such as cable TV, hairdryers and wireless Internet. Tower rooms are being offered as low as $25 per night. Just one half of a block from the main hotel and casino, Circus Circus also offers their Manor Motor Lodge with 810 guest rooms offering 351 square feet of space with either two queen beds or one king bed, pay movies and wireless Internet. These rooms are starting at $52 per night. They also provide the only RV Park on the Las Vegas Strip with 399 spaces available. The RV Park has full-service hook-ups, pet run, playground, Laundromat, convenience store and arcade. Depending on the size of your RV, space rents are starting at $40 per night. The RV Park is affiliated with KOA Kampgrounds and additional information is available at 1-800-562-7270 or www.koa.com. Circus Circus Hotel and Casino is located at 2880 Las Vegas Blvd South, Las Vegas, NV 89109.
Excalibur Hotel and CasinoThe Excalibur Hotel and Casino will transport your family back to medieval times. Enjoy this replica of King Arthur's Castle complete with draw bridge and turrets. Take the entire family to eat dinner with knights and ladies and Merlin, the Magician. The Tournament of Kings is the most popular dinner shows on the Las Vegas Strip. You will be invaded by armies, see knights jousting, fireworks and more. The entire audience will pound on the tables while rooting for their favorite knights. No one gets in trouble for eating your dinner using only your fingers! The cost of the show is $37.50 per person with show packages available online.
Down in the Fun Dungeon children will have a blast playing a large variety of arcade games and rides. Their newest ride is the SpongeBob Squarepants Extreme 4D Log Ride. Riders are transported to Bikini Bottom where they will experience wind, bubbles and scents making for the adventure of a lifetime! Guests can choose a sweet treat from the selection from DQ Blizzards or Orange Julius blends.
The Excalibur Hotel and Casino has two pools that include waterslides for fun in the sun. Rafts are available to rent and there is also a pool-side snack bar.
Guest rooms at the hotel feature cable TV, hair dryers and irons. You have your choice of one king bed or two queen beds. Upgrade to their "Widescreen Room" to enjoy a 42" plasma TV and IPod input. Standard room rates start as low as $34 per night.
The Excalibur Hotel and Casino is located at 3850 Las Vegas Blvd South, Las Vegas, NV 89109.
The Mirage Hotel and CasinoThe Mirage Hotel and Casino has mastered the art of providing their guests with an amazing tropical theme filled with luscious plants housed in a 100 foot high dome including 60 foot palm trees, orchids and bird of paradise trees. None more prevalent than when your family visits Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. Inside the garden, the kids will come face to face with white lions, white tigers, panthers and leopards. Not only fun and exciting, the entire family will have an education in the importance of supporting the continuance of these endangered species. Along with the big cats, The Mirage is proud to house an entire family of Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins. Enjoy watching the trainers feed the dolphins and see these fabulous animals make their amazing jumps. Hours of operation are daily 10 am to 7 pm. Adults are $17, Children 4-12 are $12 and Children under 3 are free. There are discount tickets available for those staying in the hotel.
The host of a nightly live eruption of a volcano, The Mirage Hotel and Casino offers this free performance for all to enjoy. A combination of state-of-art sound systems, the fireworks magic of WET (the designers of the Fountains of Bellagio), and music from artists like Mickey Hart of the Grateful Dead and Indian tabla sensation Zakir Hussain, the landscape of Las Vegas has been altered forever. Massive fireballs are shot 12 feet into the air while lava flows ignite the lagoon. The performances are free and should be seen more than once. Eruption begins at 8 pm and every hour on the hour until midnight.
Parents and kids can enjoy the ultimate aquarium located in the Mirage Lobby. The 20,000 gallon saltwater aquarium is home to sharks, angelfish, puffer fish, and many other exotic creatures. There are more than 1,000 coral reef animals living in the artificial coral of brilliant colors. The tank is 53 feet long, 6 feet wide and 8 feet tall. Kids will be mesmerized watching the antics of the aquarium's community.
The pools at The Mirage offer stunning tropical gardens and cascading waterfalls. Rafts are available to rent.
Each of the guest rooms at The Mirage feature pillow top mattresses, 42' televisions, MP3 players and cordless phone along with many more amenities.
The Mirage Hotel and Casino is located at 3400 Las Vegas Blvd South, Las Vegas, NV 89109.
The Orleans Hotel and CasinoThe Orleans Hotel and Casino is filled with family style activates starting with the Orleans Bowling Center that has been voted Las Vegas Best over and over again. The bowling center has 70 lanes, full service Pro Shop, fast food snack bar, lockers and group packages are available.
The Century Orleans Movie Theater has 18 screens showing something for everyone. Their schedule includes the newest and most popular dramas, comedy, action, horror and children's movies.
The Orleans offers loads of fun in their Time Out Arcade. This arcade features the best and greatest video and interactive games are available. Open every day, the arcade's hours are Sunday through Thursday 10 am to 10 pm and on Friday and Saturday nights it stays open until midnight.
It's always kid's time at The Orleans Kid's Tyme Entertainment Center. Perfect for children ages 3 through 12, Kid's Tyme is a supervised environment providing safe and clean fun for children. The center includes a jungle gym, coin free arcade, interactive areas filled with barbies, cars and legos. Kids can choose to be creative with paints, markers and crayons. There is a snack bar with meals and drinks available for purchase. Parents must provide proof of immunizations and have their valid ID available at check-in. There is a one hour minimum stay requirement and a 5 hour maximum stay. Parent must stay in the building while your children are in the care of Kid's Tyme. Rates are $6.50 per hour weekdays and weekends are $7.50 per hour. The center is open 7 days a week, every day of the year. Other requirements and additional costs can be viewed on their website.
The Orleans has 1,886 beautiful guest rooms including "Petite Suites" with separate sitting areas offering your choice of one or two bedrooms. Their rooms provide you will all the luxury amenities and spectacular views of the city and surrounding mountains. Free shuttle service is available to the Las Vegas Strip. Room rates start as low as $50.
The Orleans is located at 4500 West Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102.
Lowes Lake Las Vegas ResortFor those families who want to enjoy the sights of Las Vegas, but not stay right on the Las Vegas Strip, then Loews Lake Las Vegas Resort is the perfect place to stay. Located just 17 miles from the Las Vegas Strip this property loves children and families. They offer a large variety of activities for children including supervised recreational activates such as kayaking, kid camps and tours. Each child receives a Fisher-Price welcome gift. Kids can also enjoy Loews lending library of games or enjoy a day by the pool in their very own Kidbana. Their pool area is surrounded by majestic swaying palms and a large lagoon. Special children menus are available serving healthy options.
Guests can choose from either Deluxe or Luxury guestrooms. Each room has floor-to-ceiling windows offering breathtaking views from each unit. Guests can choose one king and two queen beds and enjoy Internet access and elegant bathrooms. Other amenities include TV and in-room DVD player. Room rates begin at $139 per night and include a food credit.
Loews Lake Las Vegas Resort is located at 101 Montelago Blvd., Henderson, NV.