Gansevoort Las Vegas Set to Open in Early 2014
The former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall (seen here) is being changed completely into the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an early 2014 opening
Considering that the recession hit Las Vegas time that is big years ago, it is been a long dry spell without the new casino openings. Several which were partially built had been then abandoned, although a number of those, such as the Echelon-now-Genting-Resorts-World, are on their in the past up.
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But before that behemoth is completed, a smaller but nevertheless very visible property will be making its first: the formerly tacky Barbary Coast-turned-Bill’s-Gamblin’-Hall that is being changed in to the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an earlier 2014 opening.
The home in a prime property spot right opposite Caesars as well as the Bellagio, on the corner of Flamingo and the vegas Strip gets its makeover courtesy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (whose spending habits, inspite of the greatest debt ratio in the gambling industry, makes any sugar daddy’s girlfriend look frugal) and W.A. Richardson Builders.
The property has a history that is interesting as so many casinos do on the Strip.
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Whenever casino impressario Michael Gaughan who also owns the equine stable-equipped South Point regarding the far south Strip first purchased the 1.7 acre property back in 1979, he built the Barbary Coast on it, but perhaps not without jumping through some hurdles. After razing a run-down motel that sat on the site, Gaughan had to submit an application for special permits through the Clark County commissioners to accomplish one thing unusual: add parking amounts over the ground-floor casino and below the three-story resort, as road parking was away from the question at the busy part. (más…)