Location – You are literally in the lap of luxury at the Mirage, which nestles on the strip surrounded by Wynn, The Venetian and Bellagio.

The Theme – Escape to a tropical island without ever seeing the ocean. The Mirage has a definite Caribbean feel, right down to the exotic animals and erupting volcanoes.

Rooms – The Mirage falls just to the left of the price – o- meter compared to the average room on the strip. Your basic room has ample space, plenty of chairs and all the electronic gadgetry you need to stay connected during your stay. If this is your Vegas trip of a lifetime, make it a splurge in one of the Mirage Villas. These private quarters are surrounded by tropical gardens and solitary pools, available with 1, 2 or 3 separate bedrooms.

Restaurants – The mirage is a treasure trove of stellar dining experiences, each with its own distinct vibe and flavor to please your mood and palate.

  • Fin – It starts with a waterfall cascading down the wall, and continues with a menu full of fresh fish selections and high quality meats.

  • Tom Colicchio’s Heritage Steak – The top Chef brings his culinary expertise to the Mirage in an exciting steakhouse concept.

  • Portofino – Your classic Italian dishes get an innovative twist from executive Chef Michael LaPlaca.

  • The Still – The place to eat, drink, and cheer is inside the Mirage’s spacious sports bar and grill.

  • Pantry – Centrally located, the Pantry is your around the clock answer to whatever home style food you are craving.

  • Carnegie Delicatessen – Quick, satisfying and casual defines the Carnegie Delicatessen, where a New York style sandwich and a cold beer make for a perfect meal.

  • LVB Burgers and Bar – Gourmet hamburgers and alcohol infused shakes take tropical dining to a whole new level.

  • Paradise Café – Quiet and chic, the Paradise Café offers just the right type of light fare you crave while hanging out poolside.

  • Japonais – This award winning Japanese/American fusion has found a welcoming home at the Mirage Hotel.

  • Stack – Stack prides itself on having an assortment of tidbits that make it easy to eat, drink, and share with your friends.

  • Samba – Using the Brazilian tradition of Rodizio, your mouth will be delighted by prime cuts of meats cooked in this unusual way.

If that’s not enough to tempt your tummy, the Mirage also has a specialty pizza joint, fresh buffet and a world class room service for dining in.

Gambling – The gambling floor inside the Mirage is alive with excitement, and features a wide assortment of slot machines along with table games. Off to the side is a separate sports book, where you can get VIP service as you watch the races in HD.

Shows – You think you know the Beatles now, but watch out for when the songs you grew up with are brought to life. Cirque Du Soleil is the genius behind the Mirage’s hit show “The Beatles LOVE”, a musical and visual masterpiece centered around the masters of peace and music. 20 years after the Beatles, a threesome known as Boyz II Men changed the face of R&B and Pop, and can now be found keeping their own rhythms going inside the Mirage.

Clubs and Bars – You can barely turn a corner inside the Mirage without bumping your head into a sexy lounge or bar. The hotel is also home to 1Oak, a distinct nightclub that dares you to forget what you expect, and embrace an incredibly different type of clubbing experience.

The Day Club – The BARE Pool Lounge is an intimate playground for adults, where live DJs spin at a laid back beat. European style bathing is encouraged in this secluded setting, as is sipping on cocktails and bathing in the sun.

Shopping – A small selection of high quality boutiques and designer stores make for an interesting shopping experience inside of the Mirage. You’ll find new brands to tempt your credit cards, and your old favorites that always satisfy your tastes.

Other Cool Stuff – Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat has to be one of Vegas’ best kept – and free – secrets. This is an enchanted garden area that encourages you to explore with these majestic creatures in a natural habitat.

Worth the Stay? – The prime location, laid back attitude and affordable rooms make the Mirage a hotel on the strip that is well worth the stay. You won’t have to go far for classy lounges and high class food, plus who have the benefit of the entire strip right outside the doors.