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Circus Circus
Hotel Information        
Rooms: 3779 including 122 Suites Room Pics: Yes Toll Free: 800-634-3450
Location: North Strip - Across from Riviera Property Map: Yes Local: 702-734-0410
Date Opened: October 18, 1968        
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Casino Information  
Size: 107,195 Sq.Ft. Tables: 73
Machines: 2,356 Sports Book: Yes - 80 Seats-7 Windows
Video Poker and Slot Club Info Poker Room: Yes - 10 Tables

Restaurants
Total: 9
Fine
THE Steakhouse - SteakhouseOnline Menu - Yes
 
Casual
Circus Buffet - Buffet Online Information
Rock N' Rita's - Bar Food Online Menu - No
The Garden Grill - Various Online Menu - No
 
Fast
Barista Bagels and More - Coffee and BagelsOnline Menu - No
Krispy Kreme - DoughnutsOnline Menu - No
McDonald's - HamburgersOnline Menu - No
Pizzeria - PizzaOnline Menu - No
Westside Deli - Deli (24 Hours)Online Menu - No
 
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Amenities
Adventuredome Amusement Park
Live Circus Acts
Midway Games
13 Shops
400 Space RV Park
Meeting Space: 22,000 Sq.Ft.
Pool: 2 Pools and Hot Tubs
Spa and Salon
Wedding Chapel

Review & Ratings
 
Review Date: July 2008

I spent the first night of my recent trip in a recently remodeled room in the West Tower of Circus Circus. It was a single king on the 17th floor facing the strip. The decor was pleasantly surprising without a trace of pink to be found anywhere! The bed was pretty comfortable as was the large chair by the window. The bathroom also has been remodeled but it is still small with just 1 sink and a combo tub/shower. Not much you can do about that. With that said... for a remodeled room, it was a bit worn already. There were some stains on the carpet and a cracked tile on the bathroom floor. The window also looked like it hasn't been cleaned since it was built! The flat panel TV, while a nice touch, was definitely on the small side. Another curious thing I noticed about the room was a complete lack of "accessories." No matches, pens, notepads or even the ubiquitous hotel guide. I don't know if that is standard policy but that is what I got.

I only had 1 meal during my stay at "Le Cirque," a late night breakfast special in the 24 hour Casino Cafe. I didn't see it offered anywhere but when I ordered the normal breakfast off the menu, the waitress told me about it and saved me $5. It was served up piping hot in about all of 5 minutes. I may have just been starving but it was all very good. I was out the door in 20 minutes for under $10. 2 enthusiastic thumbs up for the Casino Cafe.

Of course. the first thing comes to mind when you think about Circus Circus (after the horror of the clowns) is the KIDS! Personally, I dont believe that kids belong in Vegas but that is just my opinion. However, I fully expect that at CC and it doesn't really bother me. I actually bought an all-day pass for the Adventure Dome and had a blast on the riding the roller coaster a bunch of times.

Other miscellaneous thoughts... The elevator are not the speediest in the world. I swear only 1 was running in my bank as I always ended up on the same one. The valet is also pretty slow. Getting out of there on a Thursday morning took more than 20 minutes. One of the best amenities ever, the phone check-in service. The Circus Circus lobby is ALWAYS a nightmare, day or night. I bypassed what was easily an hour wait to check-in. There was only person at the window when I walked up and had my keys in 2 minutes. Make sure you take advantage of this option if you are staying here.

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