For a way to do an inexpensive trip to Vegas, consider staying at the Palace Station Las Vegas. Although the Palace Station Hotel and Casino would not be considered a Las Vegas hot spot, it does provide affordable accommodations. Furthermore, its location near, but not on the strip means that it may be a bit quieter than the Strip hotels. If you are one of the few people who actually want a good night’s sleep when you visit Vegas, the Palace Station Las Vegas may be a good choice. Even though it is considered a budget hotel; the Palace Station Las Vegas has earned an AAA Triple Diamond rating.
A unique feature of the Palace Station Hotel and Casino is the hotel’s state-of-the-art environmentally-conscious car wash. Only one gallon of water is needed to clean two cars. The car wash is located in the Southwest parking lot of the Palace Station Hotel and Casino. It is open from 8:00AM to 5:00 PM. You can have your car washed during the day, while you take advantage of the free shuttle to the strip.
Palace Station Las Vegas Accommodations
The Palace Station Las Vegas has two types of accommodations: tower rooms and economy courtyard rooms. The tower rooms are large. They are comparable in size to some of the Strip hotels. These rooms feature fantastic views of the Strip, the city skyline and surrounding mountains. They come equipped with:
- Cable TV
- Internet access
- Dataport phones
- Hair dryers
- Ironing boards
The Courtyard rooms at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino are smaller and a bit older. However, they can be reserved at a considerably lower rate. For a better location, choose the Courtyard Garden rooms.
Palace Station Pool
The Palace Station Hotel has a heated outdoor pool, along with a desert garden sundeck. A whirlpool is also available.
Palace Station Hotel and Casino Restaurants
The Palace Station Hotel and Casino also has a few good restaurants. The Broiler has good steaks and seafood. The atmosphere and décor is San Francisco Wharf, complete with an attached Oyster Bar. The Feast Gourmet has a five dollar breakfast. On Thursday evenings, they feature a ten dollar all-you-can-eat steak buffet. The Guadalajara is noted for its excellent guacamole, fajitas and margaritas. If you are looking for simple cuisine, the Palace Café is considered one of the best coffee shops in Vegas. Pasta Palace serves inexpensive Italian food, while Pizza Palace serves pizza and Italian sub sandwiches.
Palace Station Hotel Casino
The Palace Station Casino has a multitude of table games, which include Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Let It Ride, mini Baccarat, and Pai Gow. The Sports Book at the Palace Station Casino has 30 television sets. There are about 50 seats for sports betting, and 200 for horse racing. The minimum wager is five dollars for sports betting, and two dollars for horse racing. The Poker Room at the Palace Station Casino has nine tables. Free beginner lessons are given three days a week. They serve free drinks while you are playing.