Las Vegas has become progressive joining other major cities by establishing a “no smoking” policy throughout a few of the city’s hotel and casino properties. More and more people are seeking the indulgences of live entertainment, food and games that Las Vegas offers without having to be exposed to its notorious smoke-filled rooms. An additional benefit is to children who are adversely affected by smoke. At the time this article was created (August 2, 2015), the following hotels have listed themselves as completely “smoke-free”.
The Four Seasons name is indicative of the best in luxury hotels and the company’s Las Vegas resort is no exception. Visitors looking for a non-gaming, non-smoking hotel where they can enjoy peace and quiet away from the glitter of the casinos will love this spacious, pristine hotel. Kids aren’t second-class citizens at this hotel. They’ll will be thrilled at the welcome milk and cookies, kid-sized bathrobes, and the staff that heartily welcomes them to this fine establishment.
Trump International Hotel is a relatively new property and a short walk from the Strip but its location and amenities make it a good prospect for families. Located across the street from the Fashion Show Mall and down the street from the Wynn Hotel (and about a 10 minute walk to theVenetian), the Trump makes it easy to get to the heart of Vegas action. This non-smoking, non-gaming property is a perfect choice for families.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel welcomes guests at the entrance to the City Center Complex located at 3752 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89158. The Mandarin Oriental holds the high esteem of international architects with its sophisticated Eastern theme. This luxury hotel offers 392 rooms and 225 condo-style residential suites. Families can bask in the sun at the Mandarin Oriental pool while enjoying breath taking views of the Las Vegas cityscape. Delicious meals are available in their 2 restaurants and coffee cafe. This property is ideal to enjoy family activities located nearby. The Mirage Volcano, the Pirate Battle at Treasure Island and a ride to the top of the Eiffel Tower atParis Hotel and Casino are just minutes away.
Vdara Hotel is nestled inside the City Center Complex. This hotel provides their guests with 1495 decadent suites featuring gourmet kitchens, many including washer and dryers. The Vdara’s Sky Pool and Lounge is located on the roof and is like a sanctuary offering stunning vista views and private cabanas. The hotel’s spa area is an unbelievable 16,000 square feet of escape from the glitz of Las Vegas. However, many family activities are within a short distance including the Fountains of Bellagio just next door. Further south of the Vdara Hotel, kids can ride one of the most thrilling roller coaster rides in the world at New York New York Hotel and Casino. The Vdara offers 3 restaurants to choose from including the Market Cafe Vdara filled with healthy options and gourmet coffees.
Marriott Vacation Club Grand Chateau
Located just off the Strip near the Cosmopolitain and Planet Hollywood, this non-smoking timeshare rental South of France themed hotel is managed by Marriott and is a wonderful option for families wanting to feel at home. Wifi is complimentary. All rooms offer fully equipped kitchens (including silverware, pots, pans, serving dishes, dishes and glasses), a washer and dryer, and living and dining areas. Best of all, pricing for Marriott Vacation Club Grand Chateau is normally lower than comperable Strip hotels and it has no resort fees.
Hilton Grand Vacation Suites
This non-gaming, non-smoking hotel is located next to Circus-Circus hotel, home of Adventuredome, the country’s largest indoor theme park. It’s a family refuge in the bustling 24-hour city, with the all the comforts of home: highchairs, playpens, laundry facilities, in-room coffee makers and toasters, an outdoor heated pool with poolside BBQs and more. Hilton Grand Vacation Suites has an Active Lounge, exclusively for children, which has a variety of games and toys. The Suites have a fully equipped kitchen with oven/stove, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, a washer and dryer as well as a spacious living and dining area.
Renaissance Las Vegas
Renaissance Las Vegas is billed as a boutique luxury hotel located just east of the Las Strip, just across the street from Bally’s. You’ll find contemporary yet comfortable hotel rooms making Renaissance a good choice for families wanting to be in the middle of the Vegas action. This hotel is the largest smoke-free, non-gaming hotel in the area and offers the trendy ENVY Steakhouse, an award-winning Las Vegas restaurant located right inside the hotel.
The Signature Hotel at MGM Grand
The Signature Hotel at MGM Grand is located at 145 E. Harmon Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89109 offers 516 guest rooms. Visitors can choose from junior, one or two bedroom suites. The hotel offers a wide variety of amenities such as kitchenettes, jetted tubs, wireless Internet access, CD/DVD players and oversized bathrooms. The Signature Hotel has several venues of entertainment for families to choose from with five pools including a gently flowing river with rafts and tubes that can be rented. Guests can also enjoy the hotel’s spa and fitness center. Children 12 and under stay free. This hotel is conveniently located next to the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino where families can find their favorite foods in one of the 10 five-star restaurants and live shows.
The Platinum Hotel and Spa
The Platinum Hotel and Spa is located at 211 E. Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89169. Just off the Las Vegas Strip, this luxury hotel offers 255 one and two bedroom suites. They also feature their Strip View Marquis Suites with wrap-around balcony and private terrace. All suites include washers and dryers, full kitchens, plasma TVs and jetted tubs. Other amenities include wireless Internet, spa and both indoor and outdoor pools. The Platinum Hotel and Spa is ideally located for parents and kids to enjoy the many family activities available on or near the Las Vegas Strip including the Atomic Testing Museum just down the street. They offer great hotel packages such as their “Family 4-Pac Vacation” consisting of two nights’ stay, snacks, pizza, four movie tickets, sodas and cereal for four people.