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Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

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Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

Need a suggestion on these 3 hotels need 2 rooms so these 3 are in my price range. Please help Thanks

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1. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

I would say it all depends on the price and the room type. If all prices were the same, I would take Bill's over a standard Flamingo and Harrah's room because of the location. However, if you can get a GO Room at a reasonable price it's worth a few extra bucks.

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2. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

Who's going?When? Age, and what features do you like in a moderate hotel. Here's why-

-Bills, dark, small no pool. The place is cool, its a step back in time, with big rooms, but its not high class. Location and access to the strip cant be beat! 3 guys place!

-Flamingo- Old rooms primarily, decent casino, location also great. Pools are great as are the grounds. Older crowd, familes

-The pool is the old Holiday Inn pool from the 1970's so not much there. The casino is a hodge podge and some like it, i dont. The rooms appear to have been remodeled recently but they are small. Also families and older mid-west slot crowd.

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3. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

With your limited info, take the least expensive of the three.

All in good location. All are decent, value properties comparing basic rooms. Harrah's & Flamingo with the nicer casinos. Bill's better for easy in and out from room to strip.

You don't specify when you're going or if a pool is important. Bill's uses Flamingo's pool which is one of the nicer ones.

Edited: 08 November 2011, 02:53
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4. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

Harrahs or Bills, definitly not Flamingo. The standard rooms at bills and harrahs are much better than the flamingo. Harrahs has a starbucks which is nice and fairly decent food options. bills is alot of fun to gamble at but i think i would choose harrahs. we liked our stays at both properties

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5. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

I'd skip the standard rooms at Flamingo, but if you can get the new FAB or even a GO room within your budget take it.

If you will be cramming many guys into the room, the Bill's rooms are a bit bigger I believe (at least mine had a LOT of open space in it, but I was at end of hallway).

Bally's might be in your price range too actually & their rooms would be larger also.

As far as any dining or gaming, you are so close with the 3 of them - can be from one to the other in 1 minute to 5 minutes.

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6. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

I just checked out of Harrah's this morning. Stayed in a classic room which I believe is the cheapest. It was great remodeled, perfect location. Very pleased. We liked the look of the flamingo, pool area looked great. I wouldn't stay at Bills, too small, seemed old. Liked playing in the casino but not to stay at. All are in a great location. Harrah's had a good brunch buffet and a Starbucks inside was def convenient in the morning.

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7. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

I would pick them in this order

Harrah's has great nightlife, food choices & a fun atmosphere casino.

Flamingo especially the GO room are very modern + has a great pool + it has Margaritaville which is a fun place to go.

Bill's for old style Vegas small but meets your needs.

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8. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

Harrahs is my fav. Nicest rooms & resort overall

Flamingo classic rooms are very worn; we were disturbed by hallways cleanliness issues (not taken care of for days) & this has been a trend (based on reviews) for years; GO room was kinda cool, Harrahs rooms generally more spacious. DH--who isn't the worlds best housecleaner--was so grossed out he won't stay again. Definitely the nicest pool.

Bills--I like the casino tho it tends to be smokey. No safes in rooms.

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9. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

Out of those 3.... id definitely choose harrahs... good food options, and fun laid back nightlife....

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10. Re: Bill's Gramblin Saloon,Flamingo or Harrah's

Hurrahs unless you get the Flamingo Go rooms.