Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Review


Jeremy Koering

• Chief Editor

Last updated on July 8, 2022

Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Review

Planet Hollywood Las Vegas is near the center of the Las Vegas Strip. Rooms at Planet Hollywood starts at $35/night. Planet Hollywood Las Vegas is home to Zappos Theater, the Miracle Mile Shops, and The V Theater. Planet Hollywood is near the Eiffel Tower Experience and the Bellagio Fountains.

Planet Hollywood Review

Rating: 3.4/5

What We Like

  • Awesome location
  • Great collection of restaurants
  • Lots to do including live entertainment
  • Miracle Mile Shops

What We Don’t Like

  • Restaurants and bars are pricey

Bottom Line

Planet Hollywood is a great place to stay if you’re looking for a central location on the Las Vegas Strip. The hotel has a wide variety of restaurants, and there’s plenty of nightlife to keep you entertained. The only downside is that the restaurants and bars can be a bit pricey.

You can’t beat Planet Hollywood’s central location on the Strip in the middle of all the action. You’ll never go hungry in its 20 onsite restaurants. There is plenty of nightlife ranging from magic shows to DJs, bars & lounges, shows, and more.

Planet Hollywood Rooms & Suites

Planet Hollywood Las Vegas rooms and suites are just as energetic as its casino, bars, and restaurants. Edgy artwork and Hollywood memorabilia line the walls of each contemporary style room. All hotel guests can expect to enjoy the quality and spacious rooms with dazzling views. Select suites are even dog-friendly! 

The Ultra Hip Rooms have luxury bedding, spacious King and Queen beds, and views of the Strip encompass this 450 square foot space. This hip room features vibrant furnishings and modern décor without sacrificing comfort and sophistication. 

Nearly double the size of the Ultra Hip room, the Ultra Hip Strip Suites have red and purple décor to fill this eclectic space. In addition to more space, a separate seating area and an oversized soaking tub are a welcomed upgrade from the standard room. 

The Ultra Panorama Suite gives you spectacular 180-degree views of The Strip right from your suite. A small foyer connects an Ultra Panorama Suite and an Ultra Hip Room to create a two-bedroom haven. The large seating area is the perfect place to reconvene after a day at the casino. 

Both the Ultra Boulevard Suite and Ultra Apex Suite offer an elevated hotel experience. With lounge-style living spaces, separate dining and bar areas, and over 1,800 square feet, each of these suites offers the high-end, modern stay you’re looking for. There are even foosball and pool tables for added entertainment!

In the PH Bay Suite, you live like royalty in this massive suite. Offering an enormous living space separating two bedrooms, a separate kitchen, office, and dining area, it’s enough to get lost in. In addition to complimentary airport limousine services, butler services will take care of all your needs throughout your stay. 

Planet Hollywood offers hotel guests a wide variety of amenities. These include two pools, self-check-in, a fitness center, spa and salon, meeting and event spaces, and world-class food and entertainment. 

Planet Hollywood Pool

Soak up the sun on the Planet Hollywood Las Vegas pool and roof deck. Two large pools overlook the Vegas skyline and provide exceptional entertainment. For a quieter experience, kick back in a lounge chair by the North Pool with a drink from the poolside bar. 

The South pool is a lively spot for adults aged 21 and above to listen to a live DJ while soaking up the Vegas sun. At both pools, guests can book a cabana or day bed for some of the lowest prices in Vegas. For $100-$300, a cabana with comfortable furniture, a flatscreen, and food and beverage services can be all yours. 

The most unique feature of the pool deck is the Flowrider. This is the only surf simulator on the entire strip and an exciting feature for adventurous guests. 

Restaurants & Bars at Planet Hollywood

You won’t go hungry at Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Restaurants. Boasting a variety of international cuisines in 20 onsite restaurants, guests at every budget level will enjoy a delicious dining experience. 

Indulge in old-world glamour and sophistication at the swanky Strip House Steakhouse. The entire establishment is designed with red-hues, dark wood, and vintage Hollywood décor. Choose one of several cuts of top-quality steaks or fresh seafood from its mouthwatering menu for the ultimate fine-dining experience. 

Koi is a sushi-lovers paradise, this Japanese-inspired restaurant offers high-end cuisine with a sultry and elegant ambiance. While you can’t go wrong with a California roll or a plate of sashimi, make sure to check out the other house specialties, namely the Koi Crispy Rice and Kobe Potstickers. 

After your drink, head to Koi Lounge to enjoy a drink on a circular gold couch amongst amber-hued lighting. The ambiance is sophisticated and elegant with unique details such as the hand-carved Tibetan wheels. 

If it belongs to the famous Chef Gordan Ramsay, it must be good. At Gordan Ramsay Burger Las Vegas you’ll sink your teeth into a classic hamburger cooked with not-so-classic techniques. As the only restaurant on The Strip to cook their patties on an open flame fueled by hard woods, you can bet your Gordan Ramsay burger will be the most flavorful burger in Nevada. 

Come for the margaritas, stay for the tacos. Yolos Mexican Grill is a vibrant eatery hosts more than 60 tequilas and a mouthwatering Mexican menu with Pacific Rim, South American, and Caribbean influences. Favorites include the fresh guacamole, fajitas, and adobo enchiladas. This is one of the more affordable restaurants on the property.

You truly would never have to leave Planet Hollywood considering how many dining and entertainment options are available. In addition to the many restaurants and fast-food and casual dining options in Miracle Mile Shops like Cabo WaboP.F. ChangsCafé HollywoodEarl of SandwichRinger, and Pin-up Pizza are all crowd favorites. 

Things to Do at Planet Hollywood

Planet Hollywood is not your run-of-the-mill, gimmicky hotel. Entertainment is lively, diverse, and of high quality. From internationally renowned spas to multiple shopping and nightlife experiences, you won’t have a dull moment your entire stay. 

A hot spot to shop, eat, and enjoy live entertainment, Miracle Mile Shops has 1.2 miles of retail and over 200 outlets featuring your favorite brands. Some of these well-known names include SephoraH&MGuess, and Urban Outfitters. Grab a bite to eat here or pick up a souvenir to remember your trip. 

At Mandara Spa & Salon, pamper yourself with a relaxing massage or a rejuvenating facial that incorporates the healing arts of Balinese traditions. There are 40 treatment rooms and six couple rooms that are decorated with original antiques and rich colors to create a mystical ambiance. Guests particularly enjoy the jacuzzi baths, Mandara Stone Therapy, and the Mandara Four Hands Massage. 

After relaxing at the spa, head over to the full-service Mandara salon. Get ready for a classy, Vegas night out with a blowout, and makeup. Other services include waxing, pedicures, and manicures so that you leave feeling your best. 

There are five bars and lounges at Planet Hollywood, each with its own flair. At Blue Moon Bar you can enjoy craft brews and beer-based cocktails while watching a game in a laid-back setting. Another easy-going bar, yet whimsy bar, is the Purple Zebra where you choose between 20 funky flavors to create your own signature drink. 

Located in the center of the casino bar is the chic Heart Bar. Put on your dancing shoes because this lively bar hosts live, DJ-spun music, and VIP bottle service. Partygoers looking to dance until the sun rises should look no further than Planet Hollywood’s Extra Lounge. Keep your eyes peeled, Extra Lounge is known to be a hotspot for celebrities!

Shows at Planet Hollywood

Pulsing clubs and loud music are no strangers to Las Vegas. However, few resorts can compete with the high-end performances offered at Planet Hollywood. The entertainment scene It truly captures the heart of Hollywood artistry in a variety of musical, dance, magic, and comedy shows. 

Criss Angel MINDFREAK is a completely immersive and mind-blowing production by the renowned magician, Criss Angel. This revolutionary illusionist Criss Angel performs 75 signature demonstrations such as his revolutionary levitation. The 90- minute production uses cutting-edge technology, immersive 3D, video mapping, visual effects, and pyrotechnics. Not to mention, it uses more moving lights than any production in the world! 

At Zappos Theater you can experience Hollywood Style entertainment in Las Vegas. Concertgoers will enjoy unobstructed views and the amazing acoustics of their favorite artists. Top headliners include John LegendShania Twain, and more. You may even recognize Zappos from noted events such as Miss Universe, Miss America, and other famous Vegas residencies such as PitbullJennifer Lopez, and Lionel Richie.

Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Casino

You might mistake the Planet Hollywood Casino for a nightclub because of the upbeat music, flashing lights, and go-go dancers. However, this hip casino offers a wide range of betting including more than 91 table games and over 950 slot machines.

From blackjack and roulette to penny slots and video poker, you’re guaranteed an unforgettable experience. Test your luck at Three Card Poker, Let It Ride Poker, and Pai Gow Poker. 

A brief retreat from the ringing of the slot machines, Planet Hollywood Sportsbook is a dimly lit haven for sports fanatics and racing junkies. Enjoy an ideal location directly off the strip in the southwest corner of the casino. Stadium seating and comfortable lounge chairs face more than 50 plasma TVS showcasing your favorite team, athlete, or horse.