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El Cortez Hotel & Casino

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   600 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here over a Thursday and Friday nights. Its not a strip property so you need to understand that Fremont and its respective casino/hotels aren't going to have the same feel as those on the Strip itself. Downtown has its own appeal; some will like it, others will not. With that said I've been going to the El Cortez... More

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Shaker Heights
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88 reviews 88 reviews
20 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I really liked this hotel, its a classic Vegas property from 1941. They have various room options from small vintage rooms ($30 per night) to suites (more $). I stayed in the vintage rooms, good value for the money. The room could have used a flat screen tv, but the tube tv was large. There was a free coffee maker... More

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Alexandra E, General Manager at El Cortez Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind review and we are glad that you enjoyed your time here with us. We hope to have you back again soon as you are always welcome! More

Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is old and dingie and has a lot of penny slots.Use to go there for great steaks at the Flame Steakhouse and now they are out of touch.Use to a fair price when they needed customers but, now they think there --hit don't stink.Bad service and bad management still good food at a bad price.

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Alexandra E, General Manager at El Cortez Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Sorry to hear about your experience with us, we have reached out to you in a private message to get your email, and we will have someone in touch with you. More

Rochdale, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 days and lived it, the Cabana suites which is located across the street is well worth the extra. Reception staff were great in the suites but the reception staff in the main hotel were not as efficient and really did not seem to know what they were doing. Long queue to check in. This still did... More

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Alexandra E, General Manager at El Cortez Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and always like to know our guests experiences. Thank you for your patronage. More

Boise, Idaho
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were looking for something near Fremont St and decided on el Cortez, literally a block away. Only stayed for a night but it was well worth it. Extremely nice staff, the valet guys were excellent. The guy made small talk and took care of all of our luggage. The hotel is old and the room was a outdated but... More

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Alexandra E, Manager at El Cortez Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

We appreciate the review and thanks for coming to visit! Hope to see you again in Vegas real soon! More

Cleveland, Ohio
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What's not to like? The price is great and El Cortez sits in the hippest area of LV. We were in the Tower for 4 nights--a huge room, two large double beds with a sitting area, no problems with the room whatsoever. Sleeping was nice and quiet, but we were two blocks from the Fremont Street Experience and across the... More

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Alexandra E, General Manager at El Cortez Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

We love to hear when our guests have a wonderful stay with us, thank you for leaving your feedback! More

Penrose, Colorado
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was very friendly and helpful. And the rooms were kept up and clean:-) And it's just a little walk of downtown Fremont street. And like having extra amenities like a small refrigerator and bottles of water.

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Thank you so much your review we appreciate it, and we are happy that you had a great stay! More

Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a Vintage Room for two nights. April 5-6, 2014. The room was fine. Clean and comfortable. It overlooked Fremont Street. We booked it through the hotel website. We were on our way to the TCM film festival in Hollywood and being a vintage film festival we wanted to make it vintage all the way. After having dinner in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the hotel in the easter of 2013. It was very cheap for Vegas and the main reason for that is because it is located in the old part of Vegas, so if you're willing to be able to walk out of your room straight to the Vegas Strip, this is not a good option. For reserving online... More

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Thank you for your review, and we appreciate you staying with us; hope to have you back in the near future! More

Denver, CO
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a long weekend such as July 4th, many hotels were booked a higher than normal prices. El Cortez kept the prices down which became a big attraction. The hotel is located a block from Fremont St, so the location is excellent for downtown and easily accessible to the Deuce (a block as way as well) for those wanting to... More

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We really do appreciate you leaving your review, we love to hear all of your guests experiences. Thanks again for coming to stay with us, and we hope to have you back sometime in the near future! More

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Address: 600 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101
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Location: United States > Nevada > Las Vegas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Cortez Hotel & Casino 2.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#14 Best Value Hotel in Las Vegas #52 Casino Hotel in Las Vegas
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Constructed in 1941, the El Cortez Hotel and Casino is the oldest consistently running gaming property in Las Vegas. It is located in the Fremont East Entertainment District in historic downtown Las Vegas.With 362 hotel rooms including the Cabana Suites, El Cortez features full-pay single deck 21, 10x odds on craps, state of the art roulette and over 1000 slot machines. El Cortez is proudly affiliated with Michael Gaughan's South Point Sports Book.Dining options at El Cortez include: Cafe Cortez, The Flame Steakhouse, and Subway. The property also includes a gift shop and full-service beauty and barber shop. ... more   less 
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