Gansevoort 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 earlier 2014 opening
Since the recession hit Las Vegas big time five years ago, it’s been an extended dry spell without any new casino spaces. Several which were partially built had been then abandoned, although some 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 transformed to the Gansevoort vegas for an earlier 2014 opening.
The property in a prime property spot right opposite Caesars plus the Bellagio, on the corner of Flamingo and the nevada Strip is getting its makeover courtesy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (whose spending habits, inspite of the highest debt ratio in the gambling industry, makes any sugar daddy’s girlfriend look frugal) and W.A. Richardson Builders.
The property has a history that is interesting as therefore many casinos do on the Strip.
Special Permits Required
Whenever casino impressario Michael Gaughan who also owns the equine stable-equipped South Point in the Strip that is far south first 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 make an application for unique permits through the Clark County commissioners to complete something unusual: add parking amounts over the ground-floor casino and below the three-story resort, as road parking was away from the concern at the busy corner. Read more