Westin Las Vegas Casino and Spa Hotel Review


I booked the Westin Las Vegas Casino and Spa Hotel for $55.00 on a BRG (Best Rate Guarantee) rate. There was a resort fee for $19.95+tax, but it is waived for Starwood Platinum guests. When I’m in Las Vegas, I often stay at this hotel because of the close vicinity to the Las Vegas Strip and you can earn stay/night credit with Starwood. I have stayed at the Westin Las Vegas (formerly Westin Casuarina) at least 13 times and have only gotten a handful of suite upgrades. Don’t book this hotel if you’re hoping for a suite upgrade because there are only a handful of standard suites.

I walked from the Tropicana Hotel to the Westin and it only took 15 minutes which, as I can remember, is way less than how much I had to walk when I was at the คาสิโนออนไลน์ casino. Las Vegas cab rides are expensive and luckily I only had carry-on luggage. The hotel was proactive enough to call me a few days prior to arrival and asked if I needed anything. I asked for an earlier check-in (11am) and it was granted.

To get to the front desk, you must go through the casino floor.


There are two separate check-in areas: one for elites and one for non-elites.

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I saw my favorite front desk agent, Matt and he welcomed me back to the hotel. He advised me that they were running a promotion for Platinum guests at the hotel and gave me a $25 free slot play voucher. You can also use the $25 as a match-play for table games.


I asked Matt to waive the resort fee and he promptly obliged as usual. I chose 500 Starpoints as my Platinum amenity. He told me there was the usual happy hour from 5:30pm – 6:30pm at the lobby bar for guests. Basically it’s free beer, wine, and small snacks like chips and salsa. I asked if there were any suite upgrades, but he informed me it was all sold out. I was pre-assigned a deluxe city view room with two queen beds.

The deluxe room is basically a clean room with your usual Westin amenities. You wouldn’t think you’re in Las Vegas since this hotel is mainly dubbed as a business hotel.

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The bathroom was small, but functional and adequate with plenty of washcloths, hand towels, and bath towels.

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The best part about this room was the view of the Las Vegas Strip. It’s not the best view, but it’s better than nothing.


The one thing I like about this hotel is the Sports book. It’s never crowded and they even have an automated machine.

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The Wi-Fi speeds were fast and I didn’t get a chance to try the breakfast since I had an early flight the next morning. If you do choose breakfast as your amenity, it’s breakfast at Suede restaurant. I would highly recommend this hotel if you’re a die-hard Starwood fan and don’t mind the short 8 minute walk to the Strip.


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2 Comments on "Westin Las Vegas Casino and Spa Hotel Review"

  1. Do you happen to know if Gold members have to pay the resort fee.

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