When vacationers stroll along the Las Vegas Strip, they are surrounded by hotels. The neon signs adorning the spectacular buildings brighten up the night sky. To crack the top 10 of the tallest Vegas hotels, a structure must be, at minimum, 529 feet.
The Palazzo Las Vegas
The north Strip resort with an Italian theme is the tallest building in Las Vegas at 642 feet. It is also the largest building in terms of available floor space in the Western Hemisphere, according to visitlasvegas.com. The hotel features more than 3,000 rooms.
The Palazzo Las Vegas 3339 Las Vegas Blvd. South Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-607-7777 palazzolasvegas.com
Encore at Wynn Las Vegas
The Steve Wynn-designed property opened in 2008 and is one of the many towering casinos along the north Strip. The 631-foot resort features 63 floors. Encore is located next to Wynn Las Vegas.
Encore at Wynn Las Vegas 3131 Las Vegas Blvd. South Las Vegas, NV, 89109 702-770-4360 encorelasvegas.com
Trump International Hotel & Tower
Developer Donald Trump opened this 622-foot condo hotel across the street from Wynn Las Vegas in 2008. The glitzy exterior is impossible to miss. Trump's name is written across the top in capital letters. The hotel's windows give off a golden hue.
Trump International Hotel & Tower 2000 Fashion Show Drive Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-982-0000 trumplasvegashotel.com
Wynn Las Vegas
The property with developer Steve Wynn's namesake is 614 feet high with more than 2,700 rooms. It differs a bit from Wynn's other Vegas properties because it lacks a huge attraction out front. The Bellagio features enormous fountains out front. The Mirage features a large man-made waterfall.
Wynn Las Vegas 3131 Las Vegas Blvd. South Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-770-7000 wynnlasvegas.com
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
The resort-casino is located between the Aria Resort & Casino and the Bellagio. The structure's Beach Club Tower and its Casino Spa tower are 603 feet tall. This property features an 1,800-seat theater, casino and nearly 3,000 condo-style rooms.
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas 3700 Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-651-2432 cosmopolitanlasvegas.com
Aria Resort & Casino
Aria Resort & Casino opened in 2009 and features two 600-foot, 60-story towers. The facility features more than 4,000 rooms and a water wall inside.
Aria Resort & Casino 3730 Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109 866-359-7757 arialasvegas.com
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
Planet Hollywood features two 600-foot towers. The hotel-casino is on the site of what used to be The Aladdin. Planet Hollywood opened in April 2007. The facility features a swimming pool area accessible from the sixth floor that offers Strip views.
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino 3667 Las Vegas Blvd. South Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-785-5555 planethollywoodresort.com
Vdara Hotel and Spa
The Vdara Hotel and Spa is a 554-foot, 57-story structure that is part of Las Vegas' CityCenter development. The facility features 1,495 hotel suites. It does not have a casino but is within walking distance of several along the Strip.
Vdara Hotel and Spa 2600 West Harmon Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89109 866-745-7767 vdara.com
Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas
The Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas is a 539-foot, 47-story hotel with a 23rd-floor sky lobby. The facility is part of the Las Vegas CityCenter project and opened in 2009. It lacks a casino but is within walking distance of many along the Strip.
Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas 3752 Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-590-8888 mandarinoriental.com/lasvegas
New York-New York Hotel & Casino
New York-New York, at its tallest point, is 529 feet. The hotel and casino features architecture designed to resemble New York City, including a 150-foot Statue of Liberty. The hotel and casino features 2,024 rooms.
New York-New York Hotel & Casino 3790 Las Vegas Blvd. South Las Vegas, NV 89109 866-815-4365 nynyhotelcasino.com