However, the industry is starting to bounce back as restrictions have eased. U.S. casinos had their biggest month ever in March, pulling in a record $5.3 billion in revenue for the month. First quarter revenue also came in at a record high $14.3 billion. MGM Resorts is not the only Strip casino operator selling properties to REITs. Las Vegas Sands announced a $6.25 billion sale in March of the Venetian, Palazzo and Sands Expo to VICI Properties, which is paying $4 billion for the real estate and buildings.
Of course, size doesn’t always directly correlate with financial success. The Cosmopolitan, for example, is arguably one of the hippest, most popular and buzzworthy casinos in Las Vegas right now, and is making a profit, yet it didn’t make our list. On the other hand, an iconic, classic resort like Caesars Palace is the 13th biggest casino in Las Vegas, yet it’s parent company declared bankruptcy.
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Its size is recognized not just in Las Vegas, but worldwide as well. In fact, it’s landed itself in the top 10 largest casinos in the world. This enormous casino is easy to get lost in, but that isn’t so bad if you’re a gambling aficionado. Visitors can choose from a range of games, from progressive slots to multi-game machines and state-of-the-art sports betting. No matter where you end up in the maze of the MGM Grand casino, you’re sure to find something that catches your fancy.
There are three super-scary thrill rides at the very top. Table games area of the high limit room is non-smoking (super-rare in Vegas). If you’re looking for a specific game, it’s worth doing some homework. If you like bingo or live keno, for instance, you’ll probably need to find a neighborhood casino like the Red Rock Casino Resort.
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Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas is owned by Caesars Entertainment. Linq, with its casino called O’Sheas, is owned by Caesars Entertainment. Bally’s is owned by Phil Ruffin, who also owns Slots-A-Fun and Treasure Island.