Desert Rose Resort, a Shell Vacations Club Resort: Area Travel Guide
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Desert Rose Resort

5051 Duke Ellington Way
Las Vegas NV, 89119
Phone: (702)739-7000

Area Travel Guide

If New York is the City that Never Sleeps, Las Vegas is the City that Never Stops Partying. And while the accommodations at Desert Rose Resort® are tempting, the real show is 1.5 blocks/five minute walk away at the Strip. Las Vegas is the home to 24-hour entertainment and excitement, and you can choose your own adventure every time you head out on the town.

On-site concierge services are available to book all your activities.

Beyond the lights lie some of Nevada's other great attractions, and you can make day trips to drive to the Hoover Dam, ride up Red Rock Canyon, or explore the great Grand Canyon by helicopter. For those seeking the ultimate in Las Vegas fun, visit the Sandy Valley Dude Ranch or Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum.

  • Walk the Strip
  • Dance the night away
  • Try your luck at the casinos
  • See a Vegas show
  • Explore the Mojave Desert
  • Take a culture tour
  • Go on a shopping spree
  • Golf
  • Visit Las Vegas resorts

Desert Rose Resort® gives you great access to the full range of Las Vegas experiences and attractions-and a great retreat after you've had your fill.

Head to the slots and tables of nearby casinos, the sumptuous buffets, restaurants, and shopping in Las Vegas. Take the plunge on the New York-New York rollercoaster or the other kind of plunge at one of the many wedding chapels. Take in a concert or belt out show tunes singing karaoke.

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A sampling of some of your other choices includes:

Family-Friendly Activities Nearby

The Manhattan Express at New York-New York - Twisting and twirling rollercoaster that plunges 144 feet and loops to provide the thrills and chills. (Five minute walk from the resort.)

Tournament of the Kings Dinner Show at The Excalibur - A medieval meal you eat with your hands while watching jousting knights, dancing maidens and invading armies. (Five minute walk from the resort.)

Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay - An engaging exhibit that puts visitors face-to-face with sharks and other water creatures. (Five minute walk from the resort to free monorail.)

Go Geocaching! Take on an affordable adventure and go geocaching! Experience the various trails in surrounding desert area in Nevada and discover a treasure or two along the way. Many geocaching adventures await on

On the Strip Nearby

The Bar at Times Square at New York-New York - A fun sing-along bar with dueling performers. (Five minute walk from the resort.)

Lance Burton Magic Show at The Monte Carlo - Engaging show presented by Lance Burton, world champion magician. (An easy walk from the resort.)

Ka or Zumanity at the MGM Grand and New York-New York - Artistic and edgy Cirque du Soleil productions. (An easy walk from the resort.)

Off the Strip

Championship Golf Courses - Golf nearby Bali Hai course, a stunning 18-hole course designed by Bill Walters, less than a five-minute taxi ride away. Or golf the TPC at the Canyons, Rio Secco, the Badlands, Bear's Best, Sienna, Paiute, Anthem, Angel Park, Black Mountain. Ask the Desert Rose Resort concierge for assistance with booking tee times.

Hoover Dam and Lake Mead - Take the dam tour and/or a dinner cruise on Lake Mead. Rent a boat or raft Black Canyon, a calm and scenic stretch of the water below the dam.

Pink Jeep Tours - Tour Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, only a half hour from the Las Vegas Strip, for an engaging tour of red rock geology and desert tortoise habitats.

Desert Rose Resort's onsite concierge is happy to assist you in finding the perfect activities for your perfect visit.

Grocery Stores

Vons Grocery (Safeway) - 3.3 miles from resort
Open 24 hours. Delivery service available.
1155 E Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

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