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Room Upgrades: Las Vegas Hotels Rated

Not everywhere in Vegas offers the same odds to bag a room upgrade. Here's how we rate the major Vegas casino hotels, with your percentage odds of a room upgrade, based on field reports from our Vegas Insiders...


1. Palazzo
96% Got Upgrades


Palazzo - the world's largest hotel- offers five-Diamond & AAA luxury and casino with modern ambiance. Features a 20,000 sq ft Lamborghini and exotic cars showroom.


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Las Vegas Hilton

2. Las Vegas Hilton
90% Got Upgrades


Las Vegas Hilton is the largest Hilton hotel in the world, lots of themed rooms, huge pool and spa and even a Star Trek theme park.


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Planet Hollywood

3. Planet Hollywood
89% Got Upgrades


Planet Hollywood is a recent arrival in Vegas, with large resort and Casino with tons of shopping, dining, gambling and entertainment.


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Caesars Palace

4. Caesars Palace
89% Got Upgrades


Caesars Palace pairs ancient Roman style with amazing fountains, statues and pools - built in 1966, the hotel has been a favorite of celebrities and high-rollers.


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5. Mirage
89% Got Upgrades


Check out Siegfried and Roy white tiger habitat at the Mirage, along with other wildlife and flora exhibits.


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6. Bally's
87% Got Upgrades


Bally's is well-known for their large rooms, quality service, and luxurious central location on the strip.


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7. Trump
86% Got Upgrades


The iconic Trump tower features an outdoor heated pool and 4pm checkout time.


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8. Wynn
85% Got Upgrades


Wynn is a now-legendary Five Star and Five Diamond resort casino, absolute luxury, golf course.


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Treasure Island

9. Treasure Island
85% Got Upgrades


Treasure Island (AKA 'TI') features some of the best entertainment in Vegas, rooms are cozy, prices are fair.


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10. Tropicana
84% Got Upgrades


Tropicana is an old-school casino offering good steak, great comedy club with a big casino and cozy rooms.


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All Other Vegas Hotels

There are hundreds of hotels in Vegas. If you can't find the hotel you want in the list above, look in the drop-down for our full rundown.


Vegas Visitors Speak Out!

An astounding 2726 Vegas visitors have told us what works (and what doesn't) when it comes to room upgrades in Vegas hotels. An incredible 79% of us got lucky last year! Here are the latest field reports from our users...


We were getting married at Golden Nugget booked a non-smoking room in the Rush Tower. We checked in about 9:30pm.

Presented a 20 dollar tip between cards to female clerk and was instantly refused.

Next... Read on...


Ryan Lee

We checked in at 7pm on Friday 11/8/13. Went up to a young Asian man, did the $20 trick asked if they had any upgrades and he said they could only upgrade us to a tower room because it was... Read on...


Vegas Yellowchip

Booked petite king online via MGM website. Arrived around 3p with a few people ahead of me in line. When it came my turn I was helped by a very friendly young lady. We had good banter and she... Read on...



We were early to arrive (10:30am) and were told to come back at 2-3 pm for check in since nothing was ready.
We came back around 1:45 pm and just went to the next available clerk. As she was... Read on...



Did not target anyone. I am a platinum member and went to the short line and was called to the desk right away. It was about 6pm. My brother and I were both checking in at the same time and... Read on...



I arrived at the hotel early (around 2pm), there was no line but all the front desk clerks were busy. Suddently .. drum roles.. a young gal call me over. I told her i had RSVP for the Read on...


Brian Gray

Passed the Gold Line with no wait at the Platinum line. Handed the nice lady $10 c/c and D/L. Did not say a word as it was Labor Day weekend. All she said was "all we have left... Read on...



Got to the Trump around 5pm on Friday. Got in the check in line with 1 person in front of us, no one behind us and 3 agents at the check in desk. Got the 1st available... Read on...



I walked up to the first available clerk at 8:30pm. There was no line at the Front Desk. We exchanged pleasantries and he said I would be checking into a Bella Suite. I gave him the "sandwich" and kindly... Read on...



Arrived at 2 PM. Very quiet, only person in line before me. Was directed to an unfriendly Eastern European guy (I think, by his accent) who took my cc and id and immediately put my money back on the... Read on...