2022 Guide to Spring Break in Las Vegas: Where to Go & Where to Party

February 10, 2022

The bright neon lights of Las Vegas may as well be a bat signal for sunshine-starved college coeds come April. This mecca of gambling, drinking, and debauchery has long been attracting spring breakers from every corner of the country.

Packed with hotels, casinos, clubs, and pool parties, there is no better place to spring break than Las Vegas! Whether you are seeking the salacious gyrating of Magic Mike or want to free-fall into the stratosphere. We have the inside scoop on everything you need to know about Spring Break in Las Vegas

From bottle service at Jewel to getting wet and wild at Tao Beach, there are countless ways to get your party on in the City of Sin.

Need a break from that hotel and casino life? Head to the famous Las Vegas strip for some superior shopping. Or embrace those nature-fueled endorphins when you conquer the Grand Canyon. 

Where to Stay in Las Vegas

Mandalay Bay

Lavishly appointed rooms, stellar nightlife, and a bevy of on-site amenities make the Mandalay Bay a marvelous choice for any Sin City stay. Savor the perfect prime rib at Stripsteak, then splash around at the Bay Beach. Or sip extraordinary craft cocktails at the Skyfall Lounge.

Spacious rooms featuring strip views and warm color palettes will lull you into a serene sleep. Those searching to save a buck will be pleased to take advantage of the numerous deals and discounts offered by the resort. 

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View of Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino from the wave pool with lots of palm trees and rocky decoration on a sunny day in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

photo credit: Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino via Facebook

OYO Hotel and Casino

Looking to spend your hard-earned dollars on slot machines and slippery nipples? Save your spending for your raucous evenings when you choose the OYO Hotel and Casino.

Formerly the Hooters Hotel, this budget-friendly resort is located on the South end of the Strip. It provides unparalleled hospitality, superior service, and proximity to parties. Enjoy your modern and minimalistic room, chow down at name-brand restaurants like Steak n' Shake and Splash Cantina, or play with giant Jenga sets on the vibrant pool deck.

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Before you book, be sure to check out their wide range of exclusive offers, including discounts for California residents. 

MGM Grand 

A mammoth emerald edifice of history and style, guarded by their signature gold lion, the MGM Grand hardly needs an introduction. For many years the MGM Grand was the largest hotel in the world, and this sprawling nirvana of nightlife and opulence is ideal for spring breakers looking to make a splash.

Indulge in the luxe life when you reserve one of their chicly outfitted rooms—featuring sleek furnishings, glass-topped desks, and marble bathrooms. In addition, their wellness-themed suites provide ample provisions for those looking to detox before they retox. Enjoy air purification systems, aromatherapy diffusers, and blackout shades.

Soak in that Vitamin D at any of their four pools or lazy river. Then, come nightfall, hightail it to their other premier party spots, including Hakkasan, Centrifuge, or Wet Republic. 

Planet Hollywood Resort

Ready to take your party to another universe? Suit up for the space adventure of your life when you board a rocket for Planet Hollywood.

Prepare for world-class amenities, upscale A-lister vibes, and an abundance of live entertainment. Then, kick back and relax in your tastefully furnished suite. Featuring bold pops of color and eye-catching art. Or take a leisurely 5-minute walk to witness the infamous Bellagio fountain.

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Get down at any of their four buzzing bars, including the funky Purple Zebra, which hosts a self-serve daiquiri bar. Or cool off from that Vegas sun at their rooftop pool framed by comfy private cabanas. Thrifty vacationers will do well to check out their exclusive offers. You can score savings of up to 30% off.

Caesars Palace

Do you play the Hangover on repeat? Then, take your spring break festivities to a new cinematic-inspired level when you choose to get down at the same locale as everyone's favorite bachelor.

For over 50 years, Caesars Palace has impressed visitors worldwide with its palatial Romanesque stylings, first-rate live shows, and velvet rope nightclub scene.

Catch the biggest names in music performed at the Colosseum. Then, snag a bite in Hell's Kitchen with Gordon Ramsay or pop bottles of bubbly at Omnia.

Sun worshippers will be in luck as there are multiple pool areas to frolic in. Don't miss the adults-only Venus Pool and Lounge. As well as the VIP Bacchus Pool, reserved for celebrities, big spenders, and special guests. 

Wide shot of Caesars Palace at night with stars in the sky and all of their lights on in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

photo credit: Caesars Palace via Facebook

Outdoor Adventure & Thrills

Grand Canyon West Rim Bus Tour

The best cure for that pounding hangover? Some fresh canyon air! Immerse yourself in the healing and curative powers of nature when you book a Grand Canyon West Rim Bus Tour. This full-day tour will have you leaving Neon city bright and early. But it will all be worth it when you catch that first glimpse of mother earth's masterpiece: the Grand Canyon.

Your unforgettable exploration of the great American west will include stops and views of:

  • The Mojave Desert
  • Eagle Point
  • Guano Point
  • The Skywalk*

Summon your courage and venture out on this glass-framed overlook. Sitting 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon, it boasts a 10-foot-wide, horseshoe-shaped glass bridge peering over the West Rim.

Real adrenaline junkies will also have the option of adding on a thrilling helicopter ride. 

**Please note the Skywalk ticket is separate from the tour price. 

Grand Canyon West Rim 5 in 1 Ground Tour on the Hualapai Indian Reservation

Need to make the most out of your vacation to our country's most revered National Park? Feast your eyes on five staggering locations of natural wonder when you spend a day on the Grand Canyon West Rim 5 in 1 Ground Tour on the Hualapai Indian Reservation.

Soak in revelatory views, snap endless scenic photos, and visit a traditional Hualapai market on this 10.5 hour fully inclusive tour—Marvel at the red earth, cacti, and wild Mustangs. Meanwhile, make your way from the 900-year-old Joshua Tree Forest to Eagle and Guano Point.

Linger over the delicious (and included) BBQ picnic lunch at the rim. Then, wander through the picturesque boardwalk of the Hualapai Ranch and Western Town.

Finally, round out your day of rugged western recognition with a final stop at the Hoover Dam

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A grey red and white helicopter flying through the Grand Canyon on the Grand Canyon West Rim Ground & Helicopter Tour near Las Vegas, Nevada, USAHoover Dam VIP Tour

Looking to give your liver a break? Switch up your day drinking for a day of education and VIP exclusivity when you learn all about the Hoover Dam. Then, settle into your luxury SUV or passenger mini coach as you prime yourself for the pure power of this man-made marvel.

Situated in the Black Canyon on the Colorado River, the Hoover Dam is the world's highest structure of its kind. Your epic tour will take you to the interior base of the dam. Meanwhile, providing unique photo-ops. Next, stopover at the Visitor Center and view the Historical Displays, as well as Lake Mead.

Refuel with unlimited bottled water and snacks before you conclude your delightful dam adventure with a stop at a local park to observe heroic herds of Big Horn sheep grazing.

SkyJump at the Stratosphere Tower

Throw caution and gravity to the wind when you strap in and suit up for the free-falling jump of your life! SkyJump at the Stratosphere Tower is a blood-pumping, adrenaline-surging open-air leap from 855 ft above the strip.

Observe the sparkling lights of the neon city below from both the indoor and outdoor observation decks before you take the plunge from the world's highest commercial decelerator descent facility.

Choose to experience your death-defying feat during the day, at night, or sunset and ready your nerves for swift speeds of up to 40 mph during your descent. 

View of someone in the air after the have jumped the SkyJump at The Strat with the city of Las Vegas under them in the back ground at twilight in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

photo credit: The Strat via Facebook

Shows, Snacks, and Museums

Magic Mike Live

Ladies, leave your men at home! While Magic Mike Live can't promise you Channing Tatum, you will be served up a slew of sexy choreography by the hottest male dancers and performers we've ever seen live.

Careful not to drool as you watch these six (and eight) pack adorned creatures grind, strip, and tease the audience to the point of no return. Based on the blockbuster movies Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL, this fully immersive experience is full of spice, theatrics, acrobatics, and more.

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Get on your feet, scream, cheer and throw out your pink 'your welcome' slips with abandon as you watch these handsome hunks go to town. 

Close up of a fit shirtless man with black pants with other fit shirtless men behind them and a couple of women on a stage with purple lighting at Magic Mike Live in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

photo credit: Magic Mike Live via Facebook

Cannabition Cannabis Museum Crawl

Calling all fiends of the green! Satisfy your cravings for both munchies and museums when you head out on your immersive Cannabition Cannabis Museum Crawl. Take pleasure in this fully VIP experience of Las Vegas's first cannabis museum, which showcases over 20 unique cannabis art installations.

Traipse through the multifaceted space, which offers equal parts art and education as you snap pics of the world's largest bong and giant life-size bud sculptures. This fully narrated tour includes stops at two local dispensaries and iconic photo ops at the Welcome To Downtown Las Vegas" sign.

Feed your beastly hunger at the World Famous Rollin Smoke BBQ (as seen on TV), where you'll enjoy a complimentary meal of succulent meats and a photo op with the owner. 

The Mob Museum

Grizzly, gruesome and blood-stained, organized crime has always left its mark on Sin City. Unearth the dark history and intertwined saga of the Mob and law enforcement at the Mob Museum.

Packed to the brim with interactive exhibits, real law enforcement artifacts, and even an underground speakeasy and distillery, this is one history lesson that would be criminal to miss! Learn about the birth of Vegas, Glitter Gulch, and the Mob's involvement with Prohibition.

Delight over art deco flapper dresses, Bugsy Malone's sunglasses, and a slew of Mob-approved artillery, including the Mike Malone Gun.

Take in a slice of American crime history when you soak in the bullet hole scarred bricks that make up the infamous St. Valentine's Day Massacre wall. 

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Where to Party in Vegas

Vegas pools and nightclubs are the stuff of legend. Whether you are yearning for a daytime soiree complete with bikinis and frozen drinks or a nocturnal nirvana outfitted with caged dancers, sparklers, and throbbing EDM beats, we have got you covered:

Pool Clubs & Parties

Bare Pool Lounge at the Mirage

Ditch that top and devour that Vitamin D as you bare it all at the Bare Pool Lounge at the Mirage. Intimate, adults-only seclusion is what's on deck when you spring for a pool escape at Bare.

Let your eyes linger on their superiorly sexy staff as you take full advantage of the full-service bar, poolside menu, and live DJ spinning. Then, kiss those tan lines goodbye as you sip one of their signature spicy Bloody Marys or refreshingly minty Mojitos. 

Moorea Beach Club pool at Mandalay Bay

Beach views, private pools, and Pavillions, oh my! Kick-off your Vegas spring break in sensational style when you treat yourself to an afternoon at the exclusive Moorea Beach Club pool at Mandalay Bay.

Swear you've been whisked away to Europe when you step inside this utopia of hammocks, daybeds, and topless babes. Splurge for that bottle of Dom and debate between renting a classic Moorea Day Bed. Or splash out on a fully decked-out Grand Villa Bungalow. It even has its own private deck and wet bar. 

View of the Moorea Beach Club at Mandalay Bay with red chairs and lounging areas and a s curved heater pool on a sunny day in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

photo credit: Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino via Facebook

Wet Republic at MGM Grand

54,000 sq feet of pure saltwater pleasure come together with the biggest names in music to create a glistening poolside paradise at Wet. Located at the stately MGM Grand, this pool club has hosted the likes of Steve Aoki, Zedd, Tiësto, Calvin Harris, and Martin Garrix.

Engaging performances, a giant marble bar, and a variety of VIP services to choose from making Wet a superior selection for any scorching Vegas day.

Drink champagne-like its water, or indulge in a signature cocktail or pitcher service, to accompany their diverse spread of culinary dishes. 

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Tao Beach at the Venetian

Dreams really do come true in Vegas! First, fulfill your fantasies in the City of Lights when you sunbathe and day drink to your heart's content. Then, experience a true luxury pool party experience as you lounge about their spacious deck, glass-bottom pool, and sand beach.

Score one of the exquisite Cote D'Azur-inspired chaise lounges and prepare yourself to party. Besides lots of lascivious themed fetes and jamming live music, you can treat your palate to plenty of tacos, mini lobster rolls, and fresh tuna poke.

Providing for a crowd? Be sure to order one of their specialty cocktails like the 'wet dream' or 'peach palmer' in pitcher form. 

View of the pool and lounge area on a sunny day with lots of chairs and cabanas at Tao Beach at the Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

photo credit: The Venetian Resort Las Vegas via Facebook

Las Vegas Nightclubs

Jewel Nightclub 

Ready to shine bright like a diamond? Channel your inner Rihanna and put all that sparkle and shine to good use at Jewel.

Located at the Aria Resort and Casino, Jewel brings plenty of frenetic action, special effects, and luxury aesthetics to the Las Vegas Club scene. The crowning achievement of this 24,000 square foot locale of lotharios and DJs? Their renowned (and first of its kind in Vegas) LED Staircase.

Appreciate the stunning visual narrative of Jewel, which extends from the tufted VIP banquettes to their mesmerizing wall of shape-shifting light technology. Get down on the dancefloor with everything from EDM to Top 40 hits and keep on top of the spinning schedule, so you never miss a heavy hitter performance from names like Tyga and Brody Jenner. 

Omnia Las Vegas

We hope you've packed that umbrella because the forecast says it's going to be champagne showers all night at Omnia!

Strap in for a night of all-out madness when you doll up and deck out at Omnia. Pulsating golden lights, crystal chandeliers, and dancers dropping in via umbrella all make for an unforgettable evening.

Revel in views of the Vegas strip from the soaring rooftop, or get up close and personal with Steve Aoki at their theater. With events ranging from hot girl parties with Megan Stallion to 'Wild at Heart Tuesdays,' there is always something outrageous going on at Omnia.

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Don't sleep on scoping out their Las Vegas Party Pass, which can score you unlimited access to the very best of Sin City's nightlife. 

Marquee Las Vegas

Another member of the exclusive TAO group family, Marquee Las Vegas, has made good on its promise to deliver the very best in late-night entertainment.

This palatial venue at the Cosmopolitan Hotel boasts seven different bars and three rooms, each providing a distinct musical experience. Get loud in the Boom Box room or shack-up with a cocktail or two at the Library. Those seeking a more creative and carnival-themed reprieve from real life will love Night Circus Sundays, which showcase sounds by different DJs, acrobatic circus acts, carnival games, and more.

The Marquees Dayclub can be accessed during the daylight hours and allows feisty coeds to dance, bask, and game the hours away in their 22,000 sq foot expansive pool deck and gaming area. 

Interior view of The Library at Marquee Las Vegas, a room stuffed with people drinking with red lights and a disco ball going in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

photo credit: Marquee Las Vegas via Facebook

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Temperatures are rising in the City of Sin, and it's time for you to get a slice of the action. Spring break in Las Vegas is overflowing with diversion, excitement, and entertainment. 

Spend afternoons poolside, indulging in the sensual pleasures of sun, sand, and plenty of sangria, or take a walk on the wild side when you opt to explore the ancient earth-bound beauty of Joshua Tree.

From wild afternoons that bleed into evenings at Wet Republic to awe-inspiring concerts at Omnia and Marquee, there are endless ways to harness your hedonism in America's Playground.

Ready to create your own' What happens in Vegas story?' Don't hesitate to book your Las Vegas Spring Break today!

How Will You Spend Your Las Vegas Spring Break?

Let us know in the comments below!


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Written By Isis Maya

A New York native, Isis-Maya spent most of her professional life working in TV production until a vacation whisked her away to Central America and her love o ...

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