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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 7 nights as part of a stag do of 6 guys . Was a little worried before arriving due to reading some of the reviews on here. All I can say is that I needn't have been concerned. From the moment we arrived in Vegas to the moment we left we had nothing but good things to...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I work at the convention center quite a bit and like to stay close so that I don't have to wake up super early and deal with traffic. So last week I discovered that the Renaissance was filled but could squeeze me in for $750 a night! The Westgate (not so great) had no rooms. So, I searched Trip Advisor...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

they have very good service, a nice restaurant that I had breakfast and dinner there, It's within walking distance to convention center. It's an older building but well maintained. The rooms were clean and a laundry was available to use.

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us as your convention hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed our convenient location and friendly service. Please do visit us again in the not too distant future.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's really close to convention center. Stayed for 4 nights and had no issues. Good wifi, loads of room for bags, working, clothes etc. rooms might need updating but clean. breakfast was fine. It's basic but fine.

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We very much hope that you will choose us again the next time your travels bring you back to Las Vegas.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here over spring break and loved it! The staff was very nice and accommodating, the rooms were comfortable and clean, and the free shuttle saved us so much walking! Absolutely would stay here again

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

We are delighted that you chose to spend your spring break with us. Each of the members of our friendly team was specifically selected for their genuine regard for hospitality. We really enjoy interacting with friendly people like you. We hope that you will visit us again the next time your travels bring you back to Las Vegas.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to the Mardi Gras and we weren't disappointed ( the first being 9 years ago). It is clean and comfortable and offers pick up from the airport and a regular shuttle to and from the strip. The staff are all very friendly and always acknowledge guests when passing. The food in the bar is as...

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Thank you very much for recognizing our humble charm. Yes, the Mardi Gras may be an older property, but our housekeeping staff works very hard to keep it clean and comfortable. We strive to deliver friendly personalized service to each of our valued guests. It is comments like those that you have so generously shared that make all of our...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked by hotwire as a 3 star, and this is a clear 2 star, maybe 1 1/2. Room is big, but dirty and smelly and clearly a 2 star standard if that. Old dated and beaten, the pics do not do it justice at all. These are old rooms with very old mattresses and not at all classy. Think of...

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

We recognize that you have many choices when selecting a hotel in Las Vegas. We hope that the next time you visit you will select the one that ideally suits you needs and budget.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great if you’re on a budget, people are so friendly, great place to crash … your never in the room when in Vegas, food was great and happy hour it was half price .. bonus , pool and Jacuzzi was nice after a long day walking around, local mini mart up the road with cheap drinks, I...

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed our friendly hospitality during your stay. Each of the members of our team were specifically selected for their genuine regard for friendly service. As for some of the negative reviews you mentioned, please remember that there are two sides to every story. I assure you that we work...

West Hollywood, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrible food and don't care attitude dirty room and rude shuttle driver slot area low life locos hang around scamming to rip you off manager is a liar it usto be a best western hotel not any more because they can't cut the mustard as the old saying goes

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

The Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino has operated at this location for nearly forty years. We proudly spent almost thirty-seven of those years as a member of the Best Western brand. In 2013, we chose to leave the brand and operate as an independent hotel. We have not regretted our decision. We are proud of our convenient location, the value...

Cottonwood Heights, Utah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose this hotel because it was close to the Las Vegas Convention Center. That, as it turned out, was the only good thing about it. First, we had items stolen from the room the first day we were there. I told the person at the check-in and was met with smiling indifference, "I'll mention it to the cleaning manager."...

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ejbII, General Manager at Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

We are genuinely sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Fortunately, the vast majority of the over 170k visitors that stay with us annually do. When they look for an affordable alternative to the much more expensive hotels around the Convention Center they find us. Most appreciate the value equation we present and the hard work of...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino is your great choice for an affordable full-service hotel just off the Strip. The hotel features 314 spacious over-sized guest rooms each with a refrigerator and bar area; a friendly and affordable restaurant and 24-hour casino lounge; a large pool area with whirlpool spa; FREE Strip and Airport Shuttle that runs every hour on the hour from 7am to 10pm; and is a short walk to the Las Vegas Monorail and the Las Vegas Convention Center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino

Address: 3500 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109-3611 (Formerly BEST WESTERN Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino)
Region: United States > Nevada > Las Vegas
Price Range: €42 - €135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino 3*
Number of rooms: 314
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Also Known As:
Best Western Mardi Gras Hotel Las Vegas
Best Western Mardi Gras Hotel And Casino
Best Western Las Vegas
Las Vegas Best Western
Mardi Gras Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
Hotel Style:
#12 Best Value Hotel in Las Vegas
#66 Casino Hotel in Las Vegas
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“If you want quiet, go 3rd level as far away from pool you can”
 of 5 bubbles STEVENSNY, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't expect the Ritz with what you have paid”
 of 5 bubbles 256daniellag, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a room someplace else!”
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  • This light has no switch, but you can plug it in if you want light...
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  • The damaged door jam, along with the clutter, dust, and hair on the filthy carpet.
 of 5 bubbles HardtoDissatisfy, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“facing the pool”
 of 5 bubbles 468mariec, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor is better, especially the last room at the far end of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles 20thCenturyCox, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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