Set apart by a spire that towers over the rest of Las Vegas, the Stratosphere Hotel and Casino is easy to spot from anywhere on the Strip. Get your heart racing on a thrill ride, watch the sun set over the city from the revolving restaurant, sing along with Michael Jackson impressionists at the theater, or see a comedy show. The Basics
With entertainment, amusement-park-style rides, and dining with a view—plus affordable rooms and a classic casino—the Stratosphere Hotel and Casino entices overnight guests and passers-by. The hotel’s attractions are frequently included on city sightseeing tours, alongside other favorites such as the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign and the Fountains of Bellagio.Things to Know Before You Go
- The Stratosphere Hotel and Casino is a must-visit for adrenaline seekers and performance lovers.
- Dining options range from the classy Top of the World restaurant to a food court.
- Shows and attractions are discounted for hotel guests, but open to everyone.
- You can get autographs and photographs with the performers after a show.
How to Get There
Located on the northern edge of the Strip, the Stratosphere Hotel and Casino is easily reached by taxi or bus from downtown Las Vegas or elsewhere on the Strip. The Deuce bus offers hop-on-hop-off-style tickets and stops in front of the Stratosphere. Some city tours visit the Stratosphere and include transportation from your hotel.
When to Get There
The Stratosphere Hotel and Casino is open 24 hours a day. Go in the evening to catch sunset views from the tower, and stay afterward for a show.See the Views
Much taller than any of the other buildings in Las Vegas, the 1,149-foot (350-meter) Stratosphere Tower provides 360-degree views of the city. Take in the sights on a trip to the observation deck, which has indoor and outdoor viewing areas. Then, add to the experience with a meal or drinks in the Top of the World cocktail bar and restaurant.