CAESARS ENTERTAINMENT PRESS KITS
LAS VEGAS (Feb. 26, 2018) – Forbes Travel Guide has unveiled its annual star ratings, once again naming The Laurel Collection by Caesars Palace and The Cromwell among its prestigious list. An iconic resort at the center of the famed Las Vegas Strip, Caesars Palace received Four Stars. Additionally, The Cromwell, the only standalone boutique hotel on the Strip, earned a Recommended Award. Each are showcased alongside star rating recipients worldwide on ForbesTravelGuide.com.
Consisting of premier accommodations of the Augustus and Octavius Towers totaling more than 1,500 rooms and suites at Caesars Palace, The Laurel Collection by Caesars Palace features spacious luxury rooms and suites, offering guests an elevated experience within the larger destination resort. The Laurel Collection is focused on providing unique, personal touches that include a dedicated service staff devoted to creating individualized and expedited service.
The recently refreshed Augustus Tower guest rooms feature a classic Caesars theme with a contemporary update. Cool grey tones are accented by infusions of royal blue and champagne gold. The tower features lavish amenities such as spa-style marble bathrooms with oversized tubs in the Premium Rooms, as well as open living rooms, separate seating and dining areas, wet bars and whirlpool tubs in select suites.
Guests of The Laurel Collection can also indulge in a relaxing oasis at Qua Baths & Spa, named one of the Spas of America’s Top 100 Spas of 2016, and COLOR Salon by celebrity stylist Michael Boychuck, along with unparalleled Las Vegas dining by world-renowned chefs at the Forbes Five-Star Restaurant Guy Savoy.
Part of the Caesars Entertainment portfolio of resorts, The Cromwell again earned the distinguished Recommended Award, signifying that it is among the best hotels in the world. The Cromwell, the first standalone boutique hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, offers 188 rooms including 19 suites and a personalized virtual concierge service known as Ivy. Additionally, the boutique hotel features a 40,000-square-foot casino with a brand-new sportsbook; Bound, the elevated hotel lobby bar; Interlude, a casino lounge featuring live entertainment; award-winning GIADA, the first-ever restaurant by celebrity chef and television personality Giada De Laurentiis; 24-hour fast-casual eatwell; Drai's Beachclub • Nightclub, a 65,000 square-foot rooftop pool and nightclub with day and nightlife experiences boasting open-air, panoramic views from 11 stories above the iconic Las Vegas skyline; and Drai’s After Hours, located at its original home beneath the boutique hotel.
As part of the Caesars Suites program, suites in The Laurel Collection by Caesars Palace and at The Cromwell are available for direct guest booking at CaesarsSuites.com or by calling (855) 855-9205.
For a detailed explanation of how Forbes Travel Guide compiles its Star ratings, visit forbestravelguide.com/award-winners.
About Forbes Travel Guide:
Forbes Travel Guide is the originator of the prestigious Five-Star Rating system, and has provided the travel industry’s most comprehensive ratings and reviews of hotels, restaurants and spas since 1958. Forbes Travel Guide has a team of expert inspectors who anonymously evaluate properties against up to 800 rigorous and objective standards in 162 destinations across 44 countries. Forbes Travel Guide is the most prestigious standard for luxury hospitality worldwide. For more information about Forbes Travel Guide, visit www.forbestravelguide.com.
About Caesars Palace:
World-renowned Las Vegas resort and a Top 10 “Best U.S. Casino” by USA TODAY 10BEST Readers’ Choice, Caesars Palace features 3,980 hotel guest rooms and suites, including the all-new Palace Tower featuring 10 new luxury villas, the 182-room Nobu Hotel Caesars Palace and Forbes Star Award-winning The Laurel Collection by Caesars Palace. The 85-acre resort offers diverse dining options from the award-winning Bacchanal Buffet, to celebrity chef-branded restaurants, including the newest additions Gordon Ramsay HELL’S KITCHEN and from Giada De Laurentiis, Pronto by Giada, as well as Bobby Flay’s Mesa Grill, one of Nobu Matsuhisa’s largest Nobu Restaurant and Lounge, Restaurant Guy Savoy, Brian Malarkey’s Searsucker Las Vegas and MR CHOW. The resort also features nearly 130,000 square feet of casino space, including a recently renovated race and sports book boasting the largest screen on the Strip at 138 ft., a five-acre Garden of the Gods pool oasis, the luxurious Qua Baths & Spa, COLOR Salon by celebrity hairstylist Michael Boychuck, five wedding chapels and gardens, and the new 75,000-square-foot OMNIA Nightclub with the top DJs such as Calvin Harris, Kaskade and Zedd. The 4,300-seat Colosseum, Billboard Magazine’s Venue of the Decade, spotlights world-class entertainers including Celine Dion, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Reba, Brooks & Dunn and Jerry Seinfeld. The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace showcases more than 160 boutiques and restaurants. For more information, please visit caesarspalace.com or the Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas media room. Find Caesars Palace on Facebook and follow on Twitter and Instagram.
About The Cromwell:
The Cromwell – named a Top 10 “Best U.S. Casino” by USA TODAY 10BEST Readers’ Choice, recipient of the Forbes Travel Guide Recommended Award and the first standalone boutique hotel on the famed Strip – brings an exclusive, luxury lifestyle hotel experience to the Las Vegas Strip, focusing on hospitality, amenities and personalized service. The Cromwell is the first hotel in Las Vegas to offer mobile key technology for digital, keyless entry to rooms via the guests’ iOS devices. Located on the bustling corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Flamingo Road – directly across from Caesars Palace – The Cromwell keeps it intimate with 188 rooms including 19 suites, a personalized virtual concierge service named Ivy, a 40,000-square-foot casino, Bound - the elevated hotel lobby bar, Interlude - a casino lounge featuring live entertainment, award-winning GIADA - the first-ever restaurant by celebrity chef and television personality Giada De Laurentiis, 24-hour fast-casual eatwell, Drai's Beachclub • Nightclub - a 65,000 square-foot rooftop pool and nightclub with day and nightlife experiences boasting open-air, panoramic views from 11 stories above the iconic Las Vegas skyline, and Drai’s After Hours - located at its original home beneath the boutique hotel. For more information, please visit thecromwell.com or the Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas media room. Find The Cromwell on Facebook and follow on Twitter and Instagram.
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Kristin Soo Hoo