Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas

Intro
Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas is a five star hotel located on the strip near the Airport in Las Vegas. Other nearby landmarks include the Thomas and Mack Center, the Sands Expo Convention Center, and the Bali Hai Golf Club, and popular attractions in the area near the hotel include the Fashion Show Mall.

The Mandarin Oriental is rather expensive with room rates starting at USD 255 but have a high standard to justify the price. Everything about the hotel and the hotel grounds are premium, and the hotel has the second highest customer satisfaction level of all the luxury hotels in the Las Vegas area. It is second only to the Four Season on the strip. The Mandarin Oriental is by far the most luxurious hotel in the Airport area.

The Mandarin Oriental hotel have two restaurants, a pool that is closed during the winter, all full service spa, a sauna and steam room, and many many other features that will make you think you are in hotel heaven.

Rooms
The Mandarin Oriental offers a total of 392 rooms. A variety of rooms and suits is available, and there are three different views to chose from: mountain view, pool view and city view. All rooms feature the basic luxuries such as 42 inch LCD tv, premium channels, high thread count bedding and in-room safes. A nice feature is that they offer video game consoles in all their rooms as well as docking stations for your iPod, CD-player etc.

Payment
The Mandarin Oriental accepts cash as well as a number of different credit cards, including American Express, Visa and MasterCard. There is an extra fee to get internet in public areas as well as in your own room. Valet parking is available for 30 USD a night. Some other request might incur extra fees.

Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas room amenities

Premium television channel(s)
DVD player
Video-game console
Pay movies
CD player
Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Separate sitting area
Climate control
Complimentary newspaper
Air conditioning
Voice mail
Bathroom television
Minibar
Daily housekeeping
Turndown service
Designer toiletries
Private bathroom
Bathrobes
Hair dryer
Bathroom phone
Separate bathtub and shower
Bathroom scale
Handheld showerhead
Makeup/shaving mirror
In-room massage available
Slippers
Electronic/magnetic keys
Trouser press
Desk
Iron/ironing board
Non-smoking only
Rollaway beds available
Cribs (infant beds) available
Double sink
Speakerphone
Cable television service
High-definition television
Wireless high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
In-room safe (accommodates laptop)
Remote lighting/drapery/curtain control
Blackout drapes/curtains
iPod docking station
Egyptian-cotton sheets
ESPN
Free movie channels
HBO
Signature bedding
LCD television
City view
Mountain view
Pool view

Who is it for?
The Mandarin Oriental is a hotel for those requiring that little extra and are ready to pay for it. It is one of the best hotels near the airport for visitors that arrive late and want the convenience of a hotel close to the airport. The hotel is located right on the strip making it easy to get to a lot of the action that Las Vegas can offer.. There are cheaper hotels available offering the same level off luxury for anyone that do not need a hotel that's close to the airport. One such hotel is the Four Seasons on the strip.