Resorts World Las Vegas "The first resort built on Las Vegas Street in more than a decade," has officially made its debut as a facility that ushers in a new era of hospitality and gaming in the region.
Hailed as a "monumental start", the venue officially opened its doors to the public at 000 p.m. on Thursday 11 June, following an earlier ribbon-cutting ceremony chaired by Genting's CEO and President KT Lim and president of RWLV Scott Sibella.
The two were joined by Hilton's President and CEO Chris Nassetta, Governor of the State of Nevada Steve Sisolak, chairman of the Clark County Commission Marilyn Kirkpatrick, Clark County Commissioner Tick Segerblom and a congresswoman from Nevada
“We are excited to finally present this resort to the world and officially welcome guests so they can experience our unique facilities in person. We appreciate all the support we received at our opening and hope that our community and visitors will enjoy the hard work put into creating this amazing property. ”
Resorts World Las Vegas will be powered by mobile technology and cashless betting, which is hailed as an "amazing opportunity" to further digitally transform the gaming experience of consumers.
A number of partnerships have been secured alongside companies such as Konami Gaming, Sightline, NRT Technology, Genesis Gaming and IGT, with a facility to offer 117 square feet of gaming space with over 1,392 slots, 117 table games, a dedicated poker room and 30 poker tables and high-limit areas and a bookmaker.
In addition, a partnership with Hilton will bring three of the group's brands to the property, with a partnership hailed as "the largest multi-brand transaction" in history.
"We're excited to present Resorts World Las Vegas - an amazing property that marks the return of our signature Hilton hospitality to the strip," added Nassetta.
“Together, Hilton, Genting and Resorts World Las Vegas are committed to providing an unforgettable experience for our guests, and this new resort raises the bar for Las Vegas.
"As we offer great hotels, restaurants, entertainment and design, we look forward to welcoming guests to the world's entertainment capital for many years."