The previous Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall (seen here) is being changed completely into the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an earlier 2014 opening
Because the recession hit Las Vegas big time five years ago, it’s been a lengthy dry spell with no new casino openings. Several that were partially built had been then abandoned, although a few of those, such as the Echelon-now-Genting-Resorts-World, are on their way back up.
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But before that behemoth is completed, a smaller but nevertheless very property that is visible be making its first: the formerly tacky Barbary Coast-turned-Bill’s-Gamblin’-Hall that is being changed into the Gansevoort Las vegas, nevada for an early 2014 opening.
The home in a prime property spot right opposite Caesars as well as the Bellagio, on the corner of Flamingo and the Las Vegas Strip is getting its makeover courtesy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (whose spending habits, despite the debt ratio that is highest in the gambling industry, makes any sugar daddy’s girlfriend look frugal) and W.A. Richardson Builders.
The property has an interesting history, as therefore many casinos do on the Strip.
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When casino impressario Michael Gaughan who also owns the equine stable-equipped South Point in the Strip that is far south first the 1.7 acre property straight back in 1979, he built the Barbary Coast on it, but perhaps not without jumping through some hurdles. (more…)