Tropicana Las Vegas Review & What You Need To Know

Tropicana Las Vegas

Tropicana Las Vegas is on the south end of The Strip in Las Vegas. A room at Tropicana costs $39/night plus taxes and fees–check current rates here.

Tropicana Las Vegas is home to the Laugh Factory, Legends In Concert, Purple Reign: The Prince Tribue Show, and Rich Little. Tropicana is near T-Mobile Arena, Hakassan Nightclub, and the Big Apple Coaster.

Tropicana Rating

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Value For The Money
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Pros & Cons

We Like
  • Great live entertainment
  • Free parking
We Don’t Like
  • Limited restaurants and amenities

Tropicana Las Vegas Guide

Tropicana is an old hotel and casino on the south end of The Strip. Trop offers great live entertainment, but it has limited restaurant options and bars.

Where is Tropicana?
The resort is located on the south side of The Strip at 3801 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109. It is within walking distance of Excalibur, MGM Grand, and New York New York.

How much is the resort fee at Tropicana?
The resort fee is $37/night plus tax.

How much does parking cost at Tropicana?
Everyone receives free parking.

What are food prices like?
Tropicana only has a couple of restaurants. You should expect to spend at least $15-$25 per meal (without alcoholic drinks).

What are drink prices like?
You should expect to spend at least $12 per cocktail and $8 per beer at Tropicana.

What is the casino vibe like?
Tropicana has a subdued casino atmosphere throughout the whole casino floor. The lowest table minimum is $10.

Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel Rooms & Suites

The Tropicana Hotel Las Vegas sits on the southern end of the Strip and is another excellent budget-friendly accommodation option. Tropicana Las Vegas is at an excellent spot on the Strip as it’s very close to other resorts and casinos like Excalibur, the Luxor, Mandalay Bay, and the iconic Hakkasan Nightclub. It’s the best place to stay that is affordable and within walking distance of a variety of casinos and nightclubs. 

Every room at the Tropicana Las Vegas has Euro Top Serta mattresses, LED TVs, original artwork, plush bedding, and more. Guests can book a deluxe room, suite, or villa; deluxe rooms are around 375 square feet and adorned in warm, tropical shades of red and orange to create an inviting, comfortable atmosphere. The suites at Tropicana feel sleek, airy, and relaxing. And the villas are the epitome of luxury, offering sky-high views of the Las Vegas Strip and the Vegas mountain range. 

A night’s stay at the Tropicana Las Vegas will run around $39/night. Standard parking is free for everyone and anyone, whether you’re staying at the hotel or visiting for a night at the Laugh Factory Comedy Club, Rich Little, or the Legends in Concert.

Tropicana Las Vegas Pools & Spa

The Tropicana Pool features a nice-sized food and beverage menu alongside its beautiful blue waters. Reserve a lounge chair and spend a day soaking up the Las Vegas sun during your stay at the Tropicana Las Vegas. The pool is known for its $20 beer buckets, where you can get 6 ice cold beers for just $20. Sub beer for seltzers, wine, or spritzers for an additional cost! It should also be known that the Tropicana pool is open to locals Monday through Thursday. 

Need some rest and relaxation? Head to the Glow Spa and Salon! This 10,000 square foot sanctuary is home to couples wet villas and suites for a romantic, soothing experience with that special someone.   

Tropicana Las Vegas Restaurants

There’s plenty of space at Robert Irvine’s Public House! This 9,000 square foot restaurant comes complete with a wraparound bar and over 275 seats in the dining room total. The food is exceptional, and award-winning chef and television star Robert Irvine wouldn’t have it any other way (seriously, he does not accept anything but excellence). Enjoy international comfort foods that range across cultures and countries in a pub atmosphere, with each menu item handcrafted by Mr. Irvine himself. Whether it’s breakfast, lunch, or dinner you’re seeking, Robert Irvine’s Public House has it all, and is unlike any other restaurant on the Strip.

Seeking a good sit-down, Asian-style meal? Or do you need something quick when you’re on the go? Red Lotus Asian Kitchen can do both! Western twists and flavors meet traditional Asian cuisine at Red Lotus, which offers both excellent sit-down service as well as options you can take when you need something to-go. Pair your meal with one of the many wines, beers, sakes, and more from the menu for a well-rounded Asian culinary experience. 

Oakville Tuscan Grill is a Napa Valley-inspired steakhouse that is perfect for important business meals or a sit-down dinner with the whole family. Char-grilled steaks are the main feature on Oakville’s menu, but the restaurant also creates delicious pasta dishes, seasonal sides, and more. Since this joint is Napa-inspired, the wine menu has over 100 labels available for guests and the staff is very knowledgeable when it comes to finding a wine to create the perfect pairing with your meal. 

Before heading over to the Legends in Concert Theater, sit down for a cocktail at Trago Lounge. The seasoned bartenders are skilled at not only creating the classics but also getting inventive with new cocktails while on the clock. Whether you want a casual night out and a few drinks, or a memorable night out with a few bottles, Trago Lounge is truly a choose-your-own-adventure environment. 

Right on the Tropicana casino floor sits Chill’m, a small bar that packs a huge punch. Friendly bartenders are there to whip up a stiff drink or a beautiful cocktail into the early morning hours, all while you enjoy your time on the Tropicana casino floor. 

For quick pick-me-ups like coffee and pastries, there is a Starbucks on the hotel property. 

Tropicana Las Vegas Shows & Things to Do

The schedule at the Laugh Factory Comedy Club is always booked with some of the biggest names in comedy, as well as up-and-coming comedians ready to make their big break. Enjoy a night of sharp humor and witty commentary on today’s current events. You are sure to leave the Laugh Factory with a stomachache from laughing so hard. 

Laugh Factory Las Vegas at Tropicana
Tickets from $37

A stay at Tropicana Las Vegas warrants a visit to Legends in Concert. Legends in Concert is known to put on some of the best live performances and shows that feature star tributes. Tributes have been made to heavy hitters like Elton John, Freddie Mercury, George Michael, and Frank Marino as Joan Rivers. Have we got your attention yet?

Experience Prince like never before at Purple Reign: The Prince Tribute Show. Let Jason Tenner transport you into the world of Prince, performing the revolutionary popstar’s hits like “Purple Rain,” “Raspberry Beret,” “When Doves Cry,” and more. Watch the iconic performances that launched Prince into stardom and get ready to sing your butt off. 

Comedian and impersonator Rich Little has returned to the Las Vegas Strip, specifically the Tropicana, for a new autobiographical one-man show titled “Rich Little Live.” The show highlights the many prominent people that Rich Little has known and interacted with throughout his career. Prepare to laugh!

Who doesn’t love a little magic? See Murray the Magician for some outrageous illusions, pranks, jokes, and some good old-fashioned comedy. Since his appearance on America’s Got Talent, Murray has been on 20 reality television shows, including “Pawn Stars,” “Master Chef,” and more.

Tropicana’s Casino 

Enjoy a night of thrills and fun on the Tropicana casino floor! The casino is standard, offering 650 slot machine games, multi-line video poker, regular and high limit table games, and more. The William Hill Sportsbook at Tropicana is a full-service sportsbook that offers races and games betting for pro and college football, baseball, hockey, soccer, horse racing, and more.