Gansevoort Las Vegas Set to Open in Early 2014

Gansevoort Las Vegas Set to Open in Early 2014

The previous Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall (seen right here) is being transformed completely into the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an early 2014 opening

Because the recession hit Las Vegas time that is big years back, it’s been a long dry spell without the new casino spaces. Several that have been partially built had been then abandoned, although a number of those, such as the Echelon-now-Genting-Resorts-World, are on their way back up.

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But before that behemoth is completed, a smaller however very visible property will be making its first: the formerly tacky Barbary Coast-turned-Bill’s-Gamblin’-Hall that is being transformed into the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an early 2014 opening.

The home in a prime property spot right opposite Caesars as well as the Bellagio, on the part of Flamingo and the Las Vegas Strip gets its makeover courtesy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (whose spending habits, despite the debt ratio that is highest in the gambling industry, makes any sugar daddy’s girlfriend look frugal) and W.A. Richardson Builders.

The property has an interesting history, as therefore many casinos do on the Strip.

Special Licenses Required

Whenever casino impressario Michael Gaughan who also owns the equine stable-equipped South Point on the Strip that is far south first the 1.7 acre property right back in 1979, he built the Barbary Coast on it, but maybe not without jumping through some hurdles. After razing a run-down motel that sat on the site, Gaughan had to apply for special licenses through the Clark County commissioners to complete one thing unusual: add parking amounts over the ground-floor casino and underneath the three-story resort, as road parking was out of the question during the corner that is busy. Read more