Venetian *****

The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino is a luxury hotel and casino resort situated between Harrah’s and The Palazzo on the site of the old Sands Hotel. The hotel tower contains 40 stories and rises 475 feet (145 m). The Venetian is owned and operated by the Las Vegas Sands Corporation. The Venetian also serves as the seat of the corporate headquarters for its parent company. This hotel features a life-like replica tower of St Mark’s Campanile in Venice, Italy.

The Venetian is (along with the adjacent Sands Expo Convention Center and The Palazzo Hotel and Casino Resort) part of the largest five-diamond hotel and resort complex in the world with 4,049 suites, 4,059 hotel rooms, and a 120,000-square-foot (11,000 m2) casino.

3355 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Opening date
May 3, 1999
No. of rooms
4,027 (with Palazzo 7,128)
Total gaming space
11.148 m²
1.5 billion USD
Casino type
Las Vegas Sands
Previous names
Sands Hotel and Casino
Years renovated


Venetian Details

  • Number of Rooms: 4,027 — 3,014 suites in the main tower and 1,013 suites in the Venezia tower.
  • Casino: Yes, 120,000 square feet. Casino games include Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Baccarat, Pai Gow, Pai Gow Poker, Caribbean Stud Poker and Let It Ride and Keno. 2,500 slot machines, with Megabucks and Super Megabucks.
  • Race & Sports Book: Yes, a 80-seat race and sports book, equipped with 36 televisions and three big screens.
  • Restaurants: The Venetian and Grand Canal Shoppes have the following dining options: AquaKnox, B&B Ristorante, Bouchon, Canaletto, Canyon Ranch Café, Delmonico Steakhouse, Enoteca San Marco, Grand Lux Café Venetian, Noodle Asia, Pinot Brasserie, Postrio, Tao Asian Bistro, Taqueria Cañonita, The Grill at Valentino, Tintoretto’s, Trattoria Reggiano, Valentino, Riva Poolside and Zeffirino.
  • Entertainment: The Venetian is home to Blue Man Group, Phantom – The Las Vegas Spectacular and comedian Rita Rudner. La Scena Lounge features live music nightly. The connecting Palazzo is home to Jersey Boys in the 1,650-seat Palazzo Theater.
  • Nightlife: Tao nightclub. Lavo nightclub and Lounge at Sushisamba nightclub are located next door at the connecting Palazzo.
  • Attractions: Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. Located in the Grand Canal Shoppes are the Gondola Rides and Streetmosphere.
  • Pool: Yes, three pools and one Jacuzzi in the main area, one pool and three Jacuzzis at the Venezia Tower. Selected pools are heated to 80 degrees in the winter.
  • Health Club or Fitness Equipment: Yes, the 21,000-square-foot fitness center covers the bottom floor of the Canyon Ranch SpaClub.
  • Spa: Yes, the 69,000-square-foot Canyon Ranch SpaClub with 62 treatment rooms offers multiple types of massages and services. The spa also has a 21,000-square-foot fitness center, 40-foot rock climbing wall and a full-service salon.
  • Shops: More than 70 restaurants and shops are located in the Grand Canal Shoppes, a themed mall inside the Venetian. The Blue Man Group Store, Davidoff, Dolcé, Guggenheim Hermitage Museum Gift Store, Oliver & Co., Ricordo and Venetzia can be found throughout the casino area.
  • Wedding Services: Yes, the Wedding Chapel at the Venetian offers a number of wedding ceremony packages.
  • Business Center: Yes.
  • Convention Rooms: Yes, 1.9 million square feet total, including the 85,000-square-foot Venetian Ballroom, the 650,000-square-foot Venetian Congress Center (which includes three ballrooms, 64 meeting rooms and 3 board rooms) and the 1.2 million-square-foot Sands Expo convention center.
  • Child-care Facilities: No.
  • Room Service: Yes.
  • Pets Allowed: No.
  • In-Room Internet Access: High-speed internet access available for a fee.
  • Hotel Amenities: Laundry, luggage and maid services, currency exchange, direct access to the Sands Expo Center, concierge, rental-car reservations, golf reservations, safety deposit boxes and wake-up call service.
  • Parking Garage: Yes, a ten-story parking garage.
  • RV Park: No.
  • Shuttle Service to the airport: Shuttle service to and from the airport available for a fee from an outside company.
  • Shuttle Service to the Strip: No.
  • Standard Room Amenities: Air conditioning, remote-controlled cable TV, desk, electronic door locks, in-room safe, telephone, voice mail, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, fax machine, alarm clock and radio, minibar.
  • Wheelchair Accessible Rooms: Yes.
  • Check-in Time: 3 p.m.
  • Check-out Time: 11 a.m.
  • Minimum Age to Reserve a Room: 21 years.
  • Policies: Children 12 and under stay free with an adult. The maximum total number of guests (adults and children) in a room is four.
  • Incidental Charges: The Venetian has a mandatory $17 ($19.04 with tax) per room, per night resort fee. This fee is not included in your reservation and will be collected by the hotel at check-in. The resort fee includes: daily access to the Complete Fitness Center located inside the Canyon Ranch SpaClub for up to two guests, unlimited in-suite high-speed internet access, unlimited local and toll-free telephone calls and a daily newspaper. A credit card is required for incidental charges.


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