Five Most Popular Las Vegas Casinos

Wheel of Fortune

Lillie Mcguire
Posted on January 04, 2013 at 12:01pm

When you take into consideration the numbers of people checking into casino hotels in Las Vegas, the numbers can then be used to find the most popular casinos. Las Vegas is a highly rated tourist destination and is also affectionately called the City of Entertainment. Las Vegas has so much to offer tourists. One of its most popular attractions is the ready availability of gambling.  

1. Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

The_Cosmopolitan_of_Las_VegasTaking into consideration casino visitor check-ins, the most popular casino in Las Vegas as of October 2012 is the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. With a very opulent design featured throughout the hotel, this interesting and architecturally fascinating hotel stays crowded most of the time. With attractions like excellent restaurants, fun nightclubs, live music and outdoor movies by the Boulevard pool, there are good reasons for those crowds. Gambling and socializing are also huge attractions of this beautiful hotel and casino.


2. MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

hotel-MGM-grand-casino-vegasThe MGM Grand Hotel and Casino comes in second place when it comes to visitor check-ins. This casino is the largest in Las Vegas, boasting over 175,000 square feet of gambling, great restaurants and other entertaining attractions. One of its newest attractions is the Rock 'N Roll Fantasy Camp which allows visitors to play guitar along with their favorite rock legends like Sammy Hagar, Roger Daltrey and Alice Cooper.


3. Caesar's Palace Las Vegas Hotel & Casino


caesars_palace_las_vegas_hotel__casinoComing in third place in the most popular casinos in Las Vegas is the unique Caesar's Palace Las Vegas Hotel And Casino. Gaming here is very popular among high rollers and low rollers alike. In fact, Caesar's claims to have the most winners of million dollar slot machine jackpot's of any other casino. In addition to lucrative gambling, there are several excellent shows featuring entertainers including Celine Dion, Rod Stewart and Shania Twain. The renowned Forum Shops at Caesar's Palace offer some of the best shopping in Las Vegas.


4. New York Hotel & Casino

new-york-new-york-casino-New York - New York Hotel And Casino Las Vegas comes in right behind Caesar's Palace as far as popularity. This New York themed hotel based its design on popular areas of New York like Central Park. Walking down cobblestone streets lined with delicious restaurants, visitors feel as if they are on a smaller version of a New York street. Attractions like the Cirque Du Soleil show Zumanity bring tourists in, as well as a fast paced roller coaster attraction. In front of the hotel is a 150 foot model of the Statue of Liberty, which is a pretty convincing replica.


5. Bellagio Hotel & Casino

The-Bellagio-hotel-and-casinoThe fifth most popular casino in Las Vegas is the opulent Bellagio Hotel And Casino. Bellagio is most famous for its spectacular water show with dancing water fountains that move along to popular music. Another renowned attraction is the Bellagio Conservatory which changes design with each season and features a spectacular array of fresh floral exhibits. Gamblers know the Bellagio Casino best for its famous poker tournament called "The Big Game" which attracts hundreds of poker players from all around the world and for its great choice of daily poker tournaments.