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Program #12156RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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Start of Program
Jun 1, 2015
4:00pm
You will be staying at the Flamingo Las Vegas that night.
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Nearest airport: McCarran International Airport

End of Program
Jun 5, 2015
11:00am
You will be staying at the Flamingo Las Vegas the night before.
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: The Flamingo Las Vegas is the oldest resort on "The Strip" still in operation today. Affectionately referred to as the hotel/casino "where the strip began", it underwent multiple renovations with the latest finishing in 2012. The property is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation and offers a 77,000-square-foot casino along with 3,460 guest rooms and suites. The Flamingo rests within walking distance of a variety of other hotel/casinos including: Caesars Palace, Bally's, Bellagio, The Quad and many more. The north entrance of the resort opens to The Linq, a retail, dining and entertainment district that boasts a 550-foot observation wheel called the High Roller.

Contact info:
3555 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109 USA
phone: 702-733-3111
web: www.flamingolasvegas.com/

Room amenities: Included in each room: air conditioning, iron/ironing board, in-room safe, alarm clock, climate control, electronic key, daily maid service, 24-hour room service, hair dryer, combined shower and bathtub, complimentary toiletries, 32-inch flat-screen TV, cable/satellite television channels, radio, telephone, voice mail, wake-up calls, Wi-Fi internet access, premium bedding, loveseat, upholstered armchair, and desk workspace. Coffee makers are not included in standard rooms. Room service and Pay-Per-View movies are available for an additional fee. Rooms with disability access, including wheelchair access, roll-in/walk-in showers, restroom grab rails, shower seats, and raised toilet seats, are available upon request. Please make a note of any restroom facilities and disability access requests in the Participant Information Form, and it will be requested, for you.

Facility amenities: Flamingo Las Vegas offers a variety of eateries and restaurants, 15-acres of greenery housing the Wildlife Habitat and two themed outdoor swimming pools, a luxurious spa, a full-service beauty salon, and a unique variety of retail options and entertainment. Other amenities include free valet and self-parking in a 7-story covered garage, concierge, currency exchange, luggage, maid and room service, dog relief area, arcade area, oxygen bar, safety deposit box and wake-up calls. Wheelchairs and scooters are available to rent for your convenience from the hotel Bell Desk. For information, please call (702) 733-3111. Casino games offered in the main casino include Craps, Blackjack, Mini-Baccarat, Caribbean Stud, Let It Ride, Roulette, Three Card Poker, Six Card Bonus, Pai Gow Poker, Keno, and more than 1,600 casino slot games. The casino also has a poker room, offering daily tournaments and a 64-seat race, 36-couch sports book area, equipped with 54 televisions for race and 9 televisions for sports. There's also a 15,000-square-foot expansion called the Margaritaville Casino. It boasts an additional 220 slot machines and 22 table games. Monorail service: Take this single rail train to properties along the East side of "The Strip" for an additional fee (That's Entertainment, program #1662 includes a 3-day pass). Monorail stops: MGM, Bally's/Paris, Flamingo, Harrah’s / The Quad, Las Vegas Convention Center, LVH (Las Vegas Hotel & Casino), Sahara Ave. Flamingo Monorail station location: At the rear of the property Schedule: Monday - Thursday 7am - 2am; Friday - Sunday 7am - 3am

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies
To reserve additional nights, contact the hotel at (702) 733-3111. Unfortunately there are no discounts for Road Scholar participants at Flamingo. Do not be alarmed if the reservation agent you speak with cannot locate your Road Scholar reservation. Road Scholar reservations are handled separately. If you are staying additional nights and would like to occupy in the same room throughout your entire stay, please let us know by marking it on your Participant Information Form.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: The Flamingo Las Vegas is the oldest resort on "The Strip" still in operation today. Affectionately referred to as the hotel/casino "where the strip began", it underwent multiple renovations with the latest finishing in 2012. The property is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation and offers a 77,000-square-foot casino along with 3,460 guest rooms and suites. The Flamingo rests within walking distance of a variety of other hotel/casinos including: Caesars Palace, Bally's, Bellagio, The Quad and many more. The north entrance of the resort opens to The Linq, a retail, dining and entertainment district that boasts a 550-foot observation wheel called the High Roller.

Contact info:
3555 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109 USA
phone: 702-733-3111
web: www.flamingolasvegas.com/

Room amenities: Included in each room: air conditioning, iron/ironing board, in-room safe, alarm clock, climate control, electronic key, daily maid service, 24-hour room service, hair dryer, combined shower and bathtub, complimentary toiletries, 32-inch flat-screen TV, cable/satellite television channels, radio, telephone, voice mail, wake-up calls, Wi-Fi internet access, premium bedding, loveseat, upholstered armchair, and desk workspace. Coffee makers are not included in standard rooms. Room service and Pay-Per-View movies are available for an additional fee. Rooms with disability access, including wheelchair access, roll-in/walk-in showers, restroom grab rails, shower seats, and raised toilet seats, are available upon request. Please make a note of any restroom facilities and disability access requests in the Participant Information Form, and it will be requested, for you.

Facility amenities: Flamingo Las Vegas offers a variety of eateries and restaurants, 15-acres of greenery housing the Wildlife Habitat and two themed outdoor swimming pools, a luxurious spa, a full-service beauty salon, and a unique variety of retail options and entertainment. Other amenities include free valet and self-parking in a 7-story covered garage, concierge, currency exchange, luggage, maid and room service, dog relief area, arcade area, oxygen bar, safety deposit box and wake-up calls. Wheelchairs and scooters are available to rent for your convenience from the hotel Bell Desk. For information, please call (702) 733-3111. Casino games offered in the main casino include Craps, Blackjack, Mini-Baccarat, Caribbean Stud, Let It Ride, Roulette, Three Card Poker, Six Card Bonus, Pai Gow Poker, Keno, and more than 1,600 casino slot games. The casino also has a poker room, offering daily tournaments and a 64-seat race, 36-couch sports book area, equipped with 54 televisions for race and 9 televisions for sports. There's also a 15,000-square-foot expansion called the Margaritaville Casino. It boasts an additional 220 slot machines and 22 table games. Monorail service: Take this single rail train to properties along the East side of "The Strip" for an additional fee (That's Entertainment, program #1662 includes a 3-day pass). Monorail stops: MGM, Bally's/Paris, Flamingo, Harrah’s / The Quad, Las Vegas Convention Center, LVH (Las Vegas Hotel & Casino), Sahara Ave. Flamingo Monorail station location: At the rear of the property Schedule: Monday - Thursday 7am - 2am; Friday - Sunday 7am - 3am

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Varies
To reserve additional nights, contact the hotel at (702) 733-3111. Unfortunately there are no discounts for Road Scholar participants at Flamingo. Do not be alarmed if the reservation agent you speak with cannot locate your Road Scholar reservation. Road Scholar reservations are handled separately. If you are staying additional nights and would like to occupy in the same room throughout your entire stay, please let us know by marking it on your Participant Information Form.

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
4 nights of accommodations
10 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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