Gansevoort Las Vegas Set to Open in Early 2014
The previous Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall (seen right here) is being transformed completely into the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an early 2014 opening
Considering that the recession hit Las Vegas time that is big years ago, it’s been a long dry spell with no new casino spaces. Several which were partially built were then abandoned, although a number of those, such as the Echelon-now-Genting-Resorts-World, are on their long ago up.
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But before that behemoth is completed, a smaller but nonetheless very noticeable property will be making its debut: the formerly tacky Barbary Coast-turned-Bill’s-Gamblin’-Hall that is being changed to the Gansevoort nevada for an early on 2014 opening.
The home in a prime property spot right opposite Caesars and also the Bellagio, on the part of Flamingo and the nevada Strip is getting its makeover courtesy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (whose spending habits, despite the greatest debt ratio in the gambling industry, makes any sugar daddy’s girlfriend look frugal) and W.A. Richardson Builders.
The property has an interesting history, as therefore many casinos do on the Strip.
Special Licenses Required
When casino impressario Michael Gaughan who additionally owns the equine stable-equipped South Point on the far south Strip first purchased the 1.7 acre property straight back in 1979, he built the Barbary Coast on it, but maybe not without jumping through some hurdles. After razing a run-down motel that sat on the site, Gaughan had to submit an application for special licenses from the Clark County commissioners to accomplish one thing unusual: add parking amounts over the ground-floor casino and underneath the three-story resort, as street parking was away from the question during the busy part. Continue reading