In 2018, several Laughlin Casino/Hotels started to add Resort Fees. As of today there are now 6 properties which charge a nightly resort fee.
For those who haven't experienced resort fees - Resort fees are a fixed fee usually charged per night. Plus tax. They are not included in the quoted room rates.
What does your nightly resort fee get you?
It varies but usually amenities such as Wi-Fi, Fitness room, spa access, local phone calls, etc. Pool or beach access you would expect to be part of staying at the hotel is now often bundled in the resort fee.
This is a guide to resort fees you may encounter in Laughlin*. The guide will be updated when new information is made public. Keep in mind, many properties do waive the resort fee for certain player card levels or on comped rooms.
Resort Fee $17.00 + $2.13 tax per night Total = $19.13 per night
According to their website the Resort fee includes Wi-Fi for two devices, beach access, local calls, and electric vehicle charging.
The Resort Fee is waived for players card levels Diamond and higher. Comped rooms for players at lower card levels must pay the resort fee.
Harrah's Laughlin was the first to implement Resort Fees in Laughlin. Their resort fee slowly increased from an initial fee of $8 to the current rate,
Resort Fee $12.00 + $1.50 tax per night Total = $13.50 per night
According to their website the resort fee includes: In room Wi-Fi, Pool access at Tropicana Laughlin and Harrah's Laughlin, Harrah's fitness center, Self parking, Complimentary bottles of water In-Room.
Tropicana Laughlin joined in charging resort fees as of July 2018 at around $5.99. Now, since the merger with Caesars Entertainment*, their resort fee has jumped to $12.
*Harrah's Laughlin and Tropicana Laughlin are under the same ownership.
Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort Hotel and Casino
Resort Fee $15.00 + $1.88 tax per night
Total = $16.88 per day
Resort Fee Includes: Hair dryer; In-Room Basic Wi-Fi for two devices; In-Room Refrigerator; In-Room Coffee for two; Fitness Center Access; Business Center Access; South Tower Pool, Oasis Bar & Fire Pit Access (Adults Only); The North Tower Pool is open to all. Children must be accompanied by an adult for safety.
Resort Fee waived for guests who receive comped rooms and are Silver or higher level cardholders in the
King of Clubs Players Card.
The resort fee at the Riverside started at $10 and was raised to $15 in mid 2020.
Aquarius Casino Resort
Resort Fee $17.00 + $2.13 tax per night Total = $19.13 per day
According to their website the Resort Fee Includes: Access to Fitness center; Access to Resort Pool; Unlimited Local and 800# calls; Self and Valet parking; Earn 300 base points and receive $15 in FREE slot play or $15 in FREE bet per stay.
Room rate includes Free Wi-Fi
Aquarius implemented Resort Fees as of May 2018. In January 2019, their resort fee increased from $10 to $15 per night. Now in 2021 the resort fee is $17.
Edgewater Hotel and Casino
Resort Fee $12.00 + $1.50 tax per night
Total = $13.50 per day
According to their website the Resort Fee includes: Earn 200 base slot points and receive $10 in free slot play; Free Parking; Coffee makers and coffee pods in all rooms; Bottled water in all rooms; Pool and Spa access; Fitness Center access; Free local and toll free calls.
Edgewater’s resort fee started at $4.99 and was called a service fee. It is now $12. The Edgewater and Aquarius are both owned by Golden Entertainment.
Golden Nugget Laughlin
Resort Fee $7.99 per night + $0.99 tax Total = $8.98 per day
According to their website the Resort Fee includes: High Speed, In-room daily internet access for 2 devices daily, Two K-Cups of coffee per day (coffee located in the guest rooms), Two bottled waters, daily (Waters will be located in the guest rooms), Complimentary parking, Complimentary airline boarding passes printing via the front desk 24/7, Complimentary in room refrigerator, Pool access (Pool towels located in hotel rooms)
NO RESORT FEE PROPERTIES in Laughlin, NV
The New Pioneer, Laughlin River Lodge, Avi Resort & Casino, and the Bayshore Inn do not have resort fees.
The Colorado Belle is also owned by Golden Entertainment and was closed "Indefinitely" in March of 2020.
Important Notice (disclaimer): * Information on resort fees is based on the current information available at the time of publication and are subject to change by the property. Always check or ask ahead of time to see exactly what the resort fee might be or if you are qualified for it to be waived.
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