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[Hotwire.com] Las Vegas 5-Star Hotels $50 USD a night - Dec Dates

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[Hotwire.com] Las Vegas 5-Star Hotels $50 USD a night - Dec Dates

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Hotwire has this big sale for 5 star hotels from Dec 8 to 28. Limited availability. I got Aria for the centre strip.
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How do you choose a particular hotel? I am not seeing $50 as you are. Any further tips?
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StealthFinder wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 3:44 am
How do you choose a particular hotel? I am not seeing $50 as you are. Any further tips?
Use better bidding to match the hotel description/city area to find out which hotel you're going to book. I've used it before to book a hotel in Los Angeles through hotwire and i would say its quite accurate.
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Look up resort fees for any place you plan to stay. They typically are not listed at hotel finder sites and those fees can be very high per night and they are not optional.
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rilles wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 5:09 am
Look up resort fees for any place you plan to stay. They typically are not listed at hotel finder sites and those fees can be very high per night and they are not optional.

Resort fees can be waived if you do the sandwich trick
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yao416 wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:03 am
Resort fees can be waived if you do the sandwich trick
Details? I'm not aware of how to get the fees waived the times I've been there...
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hoody123 wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:12 am
Details? I'm not aware of how to get the fees waived the times I've been there...
Same.

I have NOT had the sandwich trick work the last 3 times asking for ANY complimentary bonuses

Maybe going in December is different?
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hoody123 wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:12 am
Details? I'm not aware of how to get the fees waived the times I've been there...

I worked 3 years ago when I stayed at Palazzo

Just asked for complimentary upgrade + waive the fees cuz we’re not gonna use the wifi or the gym or the pool lol
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rilles wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 5:09 am
Look up resort fees for any place you plan to stay. They typically are not listed at hotel finder sites and those fees can be very high per night and they are not optional.
Yeah, resort fees can add another $45 USD. But if you get a hotel for $55, that's not bad.
Aria for $55 is sweet
If you like it more quiet, Vdara next door is AMAZING. It was originally a condo project, so all suites. Non-smoking, no casino. More resort-feel.
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JRGUINNESS wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:15 am
Same.

I have NOT had the sandwich trick work the last 3 times asking for ANY complimentary bonuses

Maybe going in December is different?
yao416 wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:23 am
I worked 3 years ago when I stayed at Palazzo

Just asked for complimentary upgrade + waive the fees cuz we’re not gonna use the wifi or the gym or the pool lol
I stayed at the Luxor and Mirage last year during cheapish times (dead of summer, I like the heat) and when I asked if there was any way to not pay the resort fees (I'm thinking similar to Niagra fees that you can just NOT pay), I was told that it was always going to apply and there was no way to avoid. Not saying it's not feasible to get lucky some places/times but I wouldn't count on being able to have the fees waived - and they're substantial. It was $30 per night at both places I stayed, considering when I was there the room itself was only $50, that's a pretty huge fee to tack on.
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hoody123 wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:27 am
I stayed at the Luxor and Mirage last year during cheapish times (dead of summer, I like the heat) and when I asked if there was any way to not pay the resort fees (I'm thinking similar to Niagra fees that you can just NOT pay), I was told that it was always going to apply and there was no way to avoid. Not saying it's not feasible to get lucky some places/times but I wouldn't count on being able to have the fees waived - and they're substantial. It was $30 per night at both places I stayed, considering when I was there the room itself was only $50, that's a pretty huge fee to tack on.
If you gamble enough on a rewards card things like resort fees easily become waived. Same with meals and other perks! Just have to flash a little cash around the casino you’re staying at and it’s surprising how easy it is.
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yao416 wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:23 am
I worked 3 years ago when I stayed at Palazzo

Just asked for complimentary upgrade + waive the fees cuz we’re not gonna use the wifi or the gym or the pool lol
FWIW, 3 years ago Resort Fees were still "something new" in Vegas and could fairly easily be waived. I stayed at the Encore in April under a Westjet promotion that waived the resort fee if you explicitly did not use the associated services, the girl at the desk said something along the lines of "Great deal, you never see this sort of thing anymore".

So while it might (huge might) be possible to have the fee waived if you get an amazing front desk person, don't expect that the sandwich trick will make it happen.
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teabag84 wrote:
Nov 18th, 2017 9:38 am
If you gamble enough on a rewards card things like resort fees easily become waived. Same with meals and other perks! Just have to flash a little cash around the casino you’re staying at and it’s surprising how easy it is.
If you have a higher status on your rewards card then this is possible. If you throw 50 bucks a night into a slot machine, don't expect anything special.
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