One of the biggest weekends in Vegas is just around the corner with the start of the NCAA March Madness tournament. Though the tournament lasts several weeks into March, there is nothing like that initial first weekend rush. Hundreds of high rollers will hit the strip to win big in a weekend of exciting games, events and nightlife. For those looking to experience the high roller life, we have your all access pass to the best way to enjoy March Madness, right here.
Where to stay
Finding the perfect place to stay is essential to making the most out of your March Madness Weekend. So we’ve curated some of the best suites on the strip courtesy of Suiteness (a premiere suite, penthouse and villa booking platform) to help you enjoy Vegas to the nth degree.
The West End Penthouse is one of the best suites out there. With breathtaking views, sleek and luxurious furnishings and enough space for your whole crew, you will be able to make the most out of the weekend. The spaces range from 2,400 to 3,700 square feet with the ability to have two and three bedroom configurations. The Penthouse is highlighted by its floor to ceiling windows, marvelous decor and large sprawling floor plan that opens itself to large groups and parties. It’s the perfect place to view the tournament in style!
If you’re looking for an ultra luxurious opening weekend to March Madness, the Wynn Fairway Villa offers up the ultimate to those seeking a relaxing and luxurious retreat. This 2,411 square foot villa faces the storied Wynn Golf Course and features a private balcony that looks out onto the fairway. The suite also features a 52 inch LED TV perfect for catching the games in room. The bathrooms are highlighted by their pristine marble, and elegant fixtures. Booking of the suite also comes with expedited entry into Wynn’s club XS, Tryst and Surrender as well as free airport pick up.
Palms – Hardwood Suite
Quite possibly the most incredible place to enjoy the March Madness tournament in Vegas, The Hardwood Suite at the Palms features 10,000 square feet of pure luxury and entertainment. This sprawling suite is able to host large groups and is the perfect place for a viewing party.
Hosting two stories with the top floor, it offers a sleek game room complete with a custom made billiards table, flat screen TV’s and a great vantage point to view the fully stocked in-suite wet bar and lounge below. The lounge features several flat screen televisions to watch the games simultaneously as well as plush lounge chairs to enjoy them in. Just right of the giant entertainment center is the in-suite jacuzzi tub with revolving door for private for private or open bathing.
Opposite the jacuzzi lies the crown jewel of the suite, the custom indoor half court basketball court. Here you and your guests can recreate your favorite moments of the tournament or just simply shoot around while you wait for the next game. The court can also double as an event hosting space if you’re looking to take your March Madness trip to the next level.
Where to watch the games:
If you’re looking to enjoy the games away from the comfort of your hotel suite there are quite a few options for you. Whether you’re into gambling or merely just want to go cheer on your alma mater there is a place for you to do it in Vegas.
For the Gamblers
Those interested in winning big during the tournament there’s no better place to catch the games than the Bellagio Race & Sports Book. The entire Sports Book area is setup to cater to the interests of sports fans from around the world. The 5,600 square foot venue is set up with comfortable leather bound recliners with 99 individual screen TV’s to watch whatever game interests you most. On the big wall you’ll find 6 more large screens for sports as well as racing. It’s by far one of the best places to catch your games during the March Madness tournament.
The Sports Fanatic
If gambling isn’t your thing we highly suggest checking out Lagasse’s Stadium in The Palazzo. Created by celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse the Lagasse Stadium is a sports lover’s dream. The whole venue is set up in stadium style seating for you to catch the perfect view of all the madness that happens during the tournament. Along with their tiered stadium style seating the Lagasse also has private luxury box suites for private viewing parties.
When all the games are over there are plenty of events happening around town to keep the party going. Whether you’re going out to celebrate your teams win or forget that embarrassing first round loss there’s a good time to be had in Vegas. Here are some of our favorite parties on the Vegas Strip.
Encore – XS:
XS is one of the most exclusive nightclubs in Vegas and is widely regarded as one of the best nightclubs in the United States. Located at the Encore this glamorous nightclub is a frequent destination for celebrities and high rollers from around the world. During the first week of March Madness they have some great parties lined up with superstar DJs Alesso, David Guetta and Skam headlining the weekend’s festivities.
The Venetian – TAO
Tao has long been a Vegas staple for nightclubs with its luxurious Eastern themed decor and incredible ambiance this place leads to a perfect party atmosphere. Located at The Venetian TAO hosts some of the biggest parties on the strip. Attached to the main building of TAO is the amazing TAO Beach Club which is one of the best daytime parties around.
Planning Your Trip
A trip like this typically takes a lot of phone calls and research… but if you book your Suite through Suiteness you can leave it up to them. Their luxury booking platform allows you exclusive access to the best suites, villas and penthouses on the strip all easily bookable through their simple and elegant platform.
Once booked, they also serve as a personal concierge service helping book your reservations, Tee times, airport pick up and just about anything else you can think of in Vegas. This all around service allows you to enjoy the Vegas lifestyle like a high roller without worrying about any of the organization yourself. To book your March Madness trip check them out at Suiteness.com and win big this March!