Caesars Entertainment Corporation (“Caesars Entertainment” or the “Company”) today announced Harrah’s Las Vegas will resume operations on Friday, June 5, 2020, at 11 a.m. Pacific Time.
As previously announced, Caesars Palace, Flamingo Las Vegas, and selected LINQ Promenade outlets will open on June 4, 2020, at 10 a.m. Pacific Time, with the High Roller Observation Wheel opening at noon on the 4th. The casino resorts will be offering a variety of food and beverage amenities, access to their outdoor pools, as well as slot machines and table games on the casino floors. The Company intends to comply with all reopening and operating directives from Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak, the Nevada Gaming Control Board, and public health authorities.
“Initial customer demand to visit the Las Vegas Strip has been much stronger than anticipated, triggering our decision to reopen Harrah’s Las Vegas, in addition to Caesars Palace, Flamingo and LINQ Promenade, next week,” said Tony Rodio, CEO, Caesars Entertainment. “We look forward to welcoming back guests and employees to a casino resort environment where our enhanced health and safety protocols will be highly visible, including social distancing, frequent cleaning and sanitizing throughout the properties, as well as daily health screenings for all employees who will be at work,” Rodio added.
Upon reopening, Harrahs Las Vegas will debut a $200 million multi-year resort transformation featuring newly renovated rooms and suites, a remodeled casino floor and hotel lobby, Buddy Valastro’s PizzaCake and the recently refreshed Ruth’s Chris Steak House.
Resort guests and visitors will have access to the following amenities at Caesars Palace, Flamingo Las Vegas, and The LINQ Promenade:
- Gordon Ramsay HELL’S KITCHEN (dinner only)
- Old Homestead Steakhouse
- Vanderpump Cocktail Garden
- Café Americano
- Vista Lounge
- Venus Pool
- Spanish Steps Bar
- Lobby Bar
- Montecristo Cigar Bar
- DiFara Pizza
- A selection of retail and restaurant outlets at The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace
- X Bar
- Bugsy’s Bar
- Pizza To Go
- Beach Club Resort Pool and GO Pool
- A selection of The LINQ Promenade’s retail and restaurant outlets
- High Roller Observation Wheel (12 p.m. – 12 a.m., daily)
As the Company previously announced, it is suspending fees for paid self-parking in Las Vegas.
Harrahs Las Vegas, Caesars Palace, and Flamingo Las Vegas will also implement the Company’s previously announced health and safety protocols, enhancing existing plans and practices in these areas. The Company is focused on the well-being of team members, guests, and the community, and is working to create an environment with enhanced standards of sanitization and physical distancing practices. Health screenings will be conducted on all employees before they return to work and employees will be screened every workday thereafter. Hotel guests will undergo temperature screening immediately prior to check-in. Employees will be required to wear masks at work, and guests will be strongly encouraged to wear masks as well.
For more information on the Company’s health and safety protocols, visit: www.Caesars.com/health.
Further updates on Caesars Entertainment’s response to COVID-19 can be found at: www.Caesars.com/updates.
About Harrahs Las Vegas
Harrahs Las Vegas is a hotel and casino located on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada. It is owned by Vici Properties and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation. It has over 1,200 slot machines.
The hotel offers 2,540 rooms with an attached casino providing 90,637 sq ft (8,420.5 m2) of space. The hotel consists of two towers, Mardi Gras and Valley Towers (formerly named the Carnival Tower), the taller of which, Valley, has 35 stories.
There is a Las Vegas Monorail stop, the Harrah’s & The Linq station, at the rear of the property.