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Caesars Entertainment to transform Quad into Linq Hotel & Casino

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The Linq Hotel & Casino.

The Linq Hotel & Casino

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Linq Hotel and Casino

Caesars Entertainment announced today its newest property on the Strip, the $223 million Linq Hotel & Casino, a reimagination of the current Quad Resort & Casino that was formerly Imperial Palace.

The Linq Hotel & Casino will feature 2,256 brand-new urban and modern rooms and suites, a renovated entrance built around a lobby bar, all-new retail and spa amenities and a new pool deck.

Combined with the world’s largest observation wheel, the High Roller, and the Linq Promenade retail, dining and entertainment walkway, the Linq Hotel & Casino will welcome its first guests Oct. 30. Guests, at a special introductory rate starting at $89, may book reservations online at TheLinq.com or by calling (855) 891-6863.

The Linq Promenade includes 12 restaurants, eight bars, 14 retail shops and two concert venues and is anchored by the High Roller, recently named by Travel & Leisure as the “World’s Coolest New Tourist Attraction.”

“With the Linq, we pioneered the creation of a new type of space for the changing Las Vegas consumer,” said Tariq Shaukat, executive VP and CMO of Caesars Entertainment in a news release. “The Linq Hotel & Casino will continue this revolutionary approach by offering a complete lifestyle experience at one of the best locations in Las Vegas.

“The resort will provide guests with a highly social and connected environment, with all the great restaurants, shops and experiences available at the Linq Promenade right at their fingertips.”

Don Chareunsy is senior editor for arts and entertainment of the Las Vegas Sun.

Robin Leach has been a journalist for more than 50 years and has spent the past decade giving readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world’s premier platinum playground.

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