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“Great Time!!!” 4 of 5 stars
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Circus Circus Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2880 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (The Strip)   |  
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Ranked #102 of 274 hotels in Las Vegas
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Atlanta, Georgia
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“Great Time!!!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

My husband and I took our son here to celebrate his third birthday. He had a blast at Midway and in the Adventuredome. I wish the rooms had mini fridges and microwaves because the food in the hotel is way over priced and not really all that good. Besides that we would definitely stay again.

  • Stayed January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CCLVGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Circus Circus Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, responded to this review, January 31, 2013
Happy Belated Birthday to your son. We are happy he had a great time! It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we look forward to seeing you again soon! We do offer mini fridges for our guests that can be requested at the registration desk. Please feel free to contact us at guestrelations@circuscircus.com prior to your next visit and we can assist you with this.
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

Okay so it was a very very good price that we paid. And considering that, I shouldn't expect very much. The elevators are crazy busy, and unless you are willing to push people and barge do not expect to get on an elevator any time soon.
The rooms, halls, corridoors, carpets and everything is pretty much dated. The reception staff are nice though. If you are family with young children, this hotel has lots for you, a mini theme park etc.

Not many bell boys etc, and the ones they do have are edlerly, so I preferred my own suitcases around instead of asking someone less able to.

The price was cheap so I really should have no complaints, but this is a review after all.

The location is okay too, its quite far from the centre of the strip, but again the price is good.

Room Tip: Rooms are far from the main casino and it is a busy hotel, so elevators are constantly packed.
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

recently went to Vegas from 1/23/13-1/27/13 with my girl, we did not stay at this hotel due to the reviews I read on here, we stayed at the Silverton away from the strip, we decided to walk into Circus Circus just to take in the sights and scenery, and let me say THANK GOD we did not stay here, the place looks OLD, DIRTY and WAY OVER CROWDED, the place smelled like a toilet backed up in the entire casino, we held our breath walking in there, we took in a high flying show that lasted maybe 10 minutes, that was pretty cool and I think kids would like it, but the smell got to us, and the people look very low class, one lady gave me a dirty look as if she wanted to fight me....very ghetto people....I WOULD NEVER consider staying here, even with Kids i would not think about it, I would go to the MGM with kids.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Great hotel for a great price! Awesome location, very convenient and close to several different attractions and other Resorts/Casinos. Fun entertainment at the Midway and the Adventure Dome, perfect for families and children!


  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Manor Motor Lodge is an overlooked complex. Don't let the name throw you. It's a stone's throw from the casino and away from strip traffic. Internet access was rock stable. For those with cars, you have self-parking. I don't go to the pool because I forgot my trunks. The room has a phenomenal cooler for beer, soda and water. I wouldn't recommend keeping cold cuts in there for an extended time (a sign is posted on the cooler). For those looking to save money on refreshments, go to CVS (2 blocks from the hotel), buy your water there, put it in the cooler and came back later for cool water.

Room Tip: Manor Motor Lodge are cheaper rooms yet darn good for the money. The front lobby doors are locked a...
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  • Stayed May 2012, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Circus Circus may be dated and have a few problems that tourists who are looking for the ultimate pricey "Vegas Experience" aren't willing to ignore..but if this ain't your first time at the rodeo....Circus Circus is just fine.
The carpet may be dated and the rooms not fancy but it is a great value.
The service is 100% up to par, The people are friendly and fun.
I have been coming here for 30+ years and would not stay any place else.
The strip is a totsl nightmare.
Circus Circus gives me everything I want at a price I can afford.
I love this old place.

Room Tip: Stay in the Main Casino Tower.
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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CCLVGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Circus Circus Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, responded to this review, January 28, 2013
Thank you for your recent visit to Circus Circus. We are glad to hear that you had a great time! We have read your comments about the hotel and we greatly appreciate that you took the time to write them, as our guests’ satisfaction is our main priority. Your loyalty is greatly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

This was our second family visit. I must admit that the first was a disappointment, perhaps too many little things didn't go quite right. The second trip was better because we didn't expect too much, we ignored the souvenir tinsel and enjoyed the hotel experience in its own right. When we arrived, one room was cold, the heating was out of order. We phoned and a cheerful maintenance engineer appeared almost immediatelly. He took the mechanism apart and showed the young schoolboys in the family exactly what had gone wrong. The boys were delighted. It was this attention to customer-satisfaction that really made the visit. It was only an overnight stop on the way to the Coast, so we just had a snack supper, an excellent night's sleep and a quick breakfast. The whole family was 100% satisfied. In a sense, we treated the place like a motel-stop; the check-in and the parking were easy and convenient, and we have no complaints.

Room Tip: I think that the higher up one of the tower blocks the better.
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 2880 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Location: United States > Nevada > Las Vegas > The Strip
Amenities:
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 Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#16 Best Value Hotel in Las Vegas
#25 Green Hotel in Las Vegas
#49 Casino Hotel in Las Vegas
#72 Family Hotel in Las Vegas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Circus Circus Hotel & Casino Las Vegas 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This iconic hotel on the Las Vegas Strip is close to shopping, the Las Vegas Convention Center and downtown Las Vegas. The newly renovated tower rooms feature pillow-top mattresses, wireless internet, cable TV, hairdryers and in-room safes. Circus Circus features free world-class circus acts nightly, a carnival midway with over 200 games for all ages, and The Adventuredome indoor theme park with 25 rides and attractions including a double-loop rollercoaster. Guests also enjoy slots, table games, a Race and Sports Book and flair bartending at Vince Neil's Restaurant and Bar. Circus Circus has 8 dining outlets serving breakfast, lunch and dinner ranging from quick eats to casual and award-winning dining. Among the choices, the hotel has a buffet, a made-to-order pizzeria and highly acclaimed restaurant- The Steakhouse, voted Top Steakhouse in Las Vegas by Zagat. The Steakhouse is open for dinner nightly serving mesquite grilled steak, prime rib and seafood. Reservations are strongly recommended. ... more   less 
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