USA Travel. Facebook Twitter Email. Las Vegas CNN — Between the glitz, the glam, the endless buffets and those seas of slot machines, megahotels in Las Vegas quickly can blend together. Still, to be clear: Not all Vegas resort destinations are created equal. Some properties excel with casino offerings, while others shine in the food and beverage department. Some have great spas, while others are great for nongamblers.
Asher Gabay, an Israeli hotel mogul, bought the Motel 8 property last year and is planning to turn it into Astral, a story, room hotel and casino. Gabay hopes to break ground on the project next spring and plans to complete it by the end of The entrepreneur has plenty of experience in the space, already owning and operating several properties in Eilat, a city in southern Israel. The Motel 8, for example, was built in the s. The north end of the Strip is on the verge of unveiling a pair of new hotel-casino properties in with the opening of Resorts World and The Drew just north of the Wynn and Encore.
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