HD puts a whole new picture on our widescreen TVs

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Imagine having a guard dog. Without teeth. You may as well hang a sign saying “C’mon in! Take all the valuables you can haul.” The dog? You still might keep it, if only as a prop to meet eligible singles. Not a horrible consolation. Now consider the tricky dilemma of the unwrapped present. Nice, sure; sweet gesture, yeah; but somehow just not the same. Plus the giver unwittingly forces onto the receiver an unenviable obligation: expressing gratitude without revealing disappointment.     …

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July 4th fireworks to light up the night sky over Vegas

Fireworks in a place like Las Vegas would seem to be almost beside the point if the city itself weren’t a testament to excess. Not enough neon? Hey, let’s set off some sky explosions! Like New Year’s Eve, July 4th brings out our redundant, over-the-top best, with spectacular fireworks displays lighting up the night sky all over the valley. This year is no different. By our count there are 11 fireworks shows scheduled for Independence Day night. So if you’re staying …

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Soleil Management’s Lynn Mitchell named Chairman of the Board of the Nevada Hotel & Lodging Association

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Las Vegas, June 2, 2014 – We are delighted to announce the appointment of our very own Lynn Mitchell to Chairman of the Board of the Nevada Hotel & Lodging Association (NHLA), a statewide trade association with approximately 200 member companies. Lynn, Soleil Management’s Vice President of Operations, oversees our Nevada and Florida properties including Club de Soleil. He most recently served as Vice Chairman of the NHLA board and has been a board member for several years. Lynn has had …

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Friday barbecue makes its much anticipated return!

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We are delighted to announce the return of our popular barbecue this Friday, May 23. Our team of seasoned grill masters invites you to attend the weekly poolside bash at Club 2 from noon to 1 p.m. every Friday. Now known as Chillin’ and Grillin’, the barbecue features hot dogs, hamburgers, potato salad, chips and lemonade. The cost is $5 for one and $7 for two. Enjoy good food and music by our beautiful pool this and every Friday throughout the …

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Luau tickets go on sale today. Summer’s finally here!

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The first Summer Sunday Luau at Tahiti Village isn’t until May 18, but the first tickets go on sale today. For pricing and to reserve your tickets, call (702) 440-6915. If you’ve been to the weekly luau at our sister resort property, you know what a great time it is. And this year will be no exception. All the great music and dancing you’ve come to expect from the Hot Lava performers is back, only there will be more of …

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Autumn arrives early but at just the `Wright’ time

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We are pleased to announce the promotion of Autumn Wright to Club de Soleil assistant general manager. Autumn has been a valued member of our Soleil Management corporate team for nearly eight years, and brings with her a wealth of experience in both call center and hotel operations as well as revenue and inventory management. Autumn has played an integral role in the development, implementation and successes of many aspects of our Owner Services department (the folks who book your …

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Voila! delivers painting fun for all in premier class

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Margo Mayberry lay down her brush, looked at the canvas before her and pronounced it unfit for sailing. “I hate my boats,” she said. “They suck.” Ana Morris, whose sailboats Margo was trying to emulate, strolled over and stood behind her student.     “Oh no, they’re lovely – just lovely,” said Ana, the embodiment of British civility and manners. “Now here’s what I’d like you to do.” Years of accumulated artistic experience allowed Ana to instantly identify the problem and …

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Mix a little, paint a little, drink a little – and Voila! You have everything you need to discover your inner Picasso

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  If you’re one of those people who always wanted to paint but thinks yellow and blue make red, don’t worry. We’ll teach you everything you need to know to create a masterpiece in our new painting class, Voila! Internationally renowned artist Ana Morris will show you the basics every Thursday from 2-5 p.m. in the second floor lounge of the Club 1 lobby building. Appetizers and two free drinks are included in the $35 admission price.  All ability levels welcome. For more …

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Treasure seekers to scramble for bacon’s best friend at our annual Easter Egg Hunt this Sunday at Club 2

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Join us for our annual Easter egg hunt this Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. Hundreds of plastic candy-filled eggs will be hidden in the garden and putting green area of Club 2. You find `em, you keep `em! Take as many as you want! And if you’re the lucky hunter who snags the elusive chocolate bunny, be sure to bring it to the front desk and collect a prize! Photos with the Easter Bunny will be available for a …

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Who’s up for a spin on The High Roller? Odds are you’ll love the view from the world’s tallest Ferris wheel

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Just when you thought Las Vegas had run out of ways to spin a wheel, along comes The High Roller – a giant Ferris wheel that, at 550 feet, is the tallest in the world. The High Roller opened March 31 and is the centerpiece of The Linq, a $550 million retail, dining and entertainment district on the Strip between the Flamingo Hotel and The Quad. The observation wheel has 28 pods that can accommodate 40 people each. At full capacity, …

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