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Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Always wanted to stay in one of these just for kicks. Was surprised! Room was on the 3rd floor and was very quite, except for the street noise as there was a music event starting on fri. There are also no elevators to these rooms. Room was huge with King bed and sectional couch. Cool old school furniture and furnishings.... More 

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Menifee, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Rooms are older but very clean. We were a little annoyed that the sight we booked with charged us "resort fees" and we were the. Charged 20 dollars more a day when we arrived. The restaurant was good, we didn't win a dime though. We enjoyed Fremont street more than the strip. The room has a keurig but you need... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The El Cortez is an old casino/hotel that has been brought back to life in a big way! It still has the old Vegas charm and character with the modern conveniences. They have all the newest games and it does have a crowd there. The area where the El Cortez is located has been much improved and it's a very... More 

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El Portal, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Okay, this is coming from someone that lived in Vegas for over 4 years. This is the place you stay when you want the convenience of a relatively low key night or weekend in downtown Las Vegas, as opposed to the inevitable chaos on the strip. This is the place that you pass out after 12 hours straight of drinking.... More 

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Sylmar, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Got this last minute for $130 as most places were booked, but was pleasantly surprised with the spacious room and comfortable beds. Got a room in the tower which had a small seating area, two queen beds., free wifi, but no free coffee (they are pod machines, so next time, I am bringing my own) Room is definitely dated (vintage,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on two different occasions as a last minute option in Vegas, both nights our room was upgraded. Beautiful walk in ceramic shower. Downstairs at reception is typical casino, slightly smokey, but rooms were clean and fresh. Would stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights in Tower room. 2 queen sized bed and city view. Room is huge and well maintained, although it seem a bit dated, but everything works fine. Hotel is clean. Price per night was ridiculously low. If you want to see real old school Vegas, stay in this hotel in downtown LV.

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Santee, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked two rooms at this hotel, one for one of my sisters and a close family friend, and one for myself, for two nights for this past holiday weekend, (Labor Day weekend, Sept. 3rd to Sept. 5th, 2016). When we first arrived at the hotel, the valet attendants were very nice, hospitable, and very courteous. Upon checking onto our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This casino is off Freemont street. I did. It get to spend a lot of time here, but I am glad that I did get a chance to visit. The staff at my hotel talked about this place so I was determined to make it down to El Cortez. They still have machines that allow you to drop coins in.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the room a week before my trip and spoke to Melea D, she was friendly and booking the room was a cinch. I am still trying to get rooms for New Years Eve, she gave me her card and ask that I call her since the rooms were not open for booking. Our stay was entertaining, exciting, and... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about El Cortez Hotel & Casino

Address: 600 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5614
Location: United States > Nevada > Las Vegas
Price Range: $40 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Cortez Hotel & Casino 3*
Number of rooms: 300
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El Cortez Hotel And Casino
El Cortez Hotel Las Vegas
El Cortez Las Vegas
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#13 Best Value Hotel in Las Vegas
#50 Casino Hotel in Las Vegas
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