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Stratosphere Tower

2000 Las Vegas Blvd S, Stratosphere Casino Hotel & Tower, Las Vegas, NV 89104
702-380-7777
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Ranked #84 of 575 attractions in Las Vegas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Shopping
Traveler Description: The Stratosphere Tower was built in 1996 by Bob Stupak. It is 1,149 feet tall or 350 meters tall. When it first opened, it had two thrill rides: The... more »
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MANCHESTER, UK
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

We had planned to visit the rides here but after taking a bus downtown and experiencing Freemont Experience we realised how far out it was. The area didn't look the best so we didn't bother.

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Lochristi, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

We got a really good deal at Stratosphere, so we stayed there for 5 days. The staff was very friendly, and our room was very nice too with stripview and a view at the pool. The bad thing was the noise, especcialy at night. The walls are thin and you could here your neighbours very well. If you are in... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

a great tourist attraction, good view of the strip. 3 thrill seeking rides and a leap of faith jump off the side of the tower.

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NEW YORK
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

The view was great, but with only barbed wire, I felt very unsafe at the top. I'm not a thrill seeker, however my husband and teenagers are. My son did 1 of the rides and my daughter didn't do any. They just weren't appealing and felt scary even to teens. My husband did all 3 rides and thought they were... More

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Halifax
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65 reviews 65 reviews
26 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

The Stratosphere was one of the "must do's" when we planned Vegas. Just a short walk from the main strip, and it does lack the spit'n polish of the main casinos. Staff involved with the tower rides were all excellent, from the ticket clerk to the ride operators and especially to all the lift staff. Once up the tower, again... More

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Golden Valley, Minnesota
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

The lobby is a little dingy and old fashioned, the smell is of old smokey air. But once you make your way to the tower, it becomes well lit and pleasant. You have to go through security to go up to the tower, and there are photographers that push pictures hard on folks, but that is easy enough to deflect... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

We paid for unlimited although we only rode one ride twice, was still worth the money. We had a great time. The rides provided a great view of the city as well as a bit of a thrill to be on them. The atmosphere was great with friendly staff, music and lights (like everything in Vegas). I enjoyed the one... More

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Went up to the top during the day to do the rides!! Hold in to your stomach if you're doing to big shot, bought the photo, as my face says it all, hated it, ha ha, & The X-scream, don't even go there!! Then went back to the top at night, amazing to see the lights of Vegas! Well worth... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

We went up night and went to the Level 107 which has amazing views. The entry to the bar is free but you have to purchase a drink .... We had a delicious glass of Napa Valley red with some appetisers and just sat back and admired the views :-)

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Ottawa, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
12 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

We have been up here a few times,..first time with the kids. It may still be a money-grabber,..but, can't beat the view. In recommendation , you may want to get there early in the day, to avoid line-ups. You do get stamped upon entry which allows you to return later in the day,...perhaps around dusk,...as Vegas lights up....but, everyone else... More

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