First Nobu Hotel to Debut in Las Vegas
Wednesday January 16th, 2013 - 9:27AM
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LAS VEGAS—The first Nobu Hotel, at Caesars Palace Las Vegas, is set to open February 4.
A collaboration between Caesars Palace, Chef Nobu Matsuhisa and Nobu Hospitality primary shareholders, actor Robert De Niro and Hollywood film producer Meir Teper, the 181-room boutique hotel features a 12,775-sq.-ft. Nobu Restaurant and Lounge—the largest Nobu restaurant and the first on The Strip. Nobu Hotel is the first celebrity chef-branded hotel venture in Las Vegas.
David Rockwell and his firm the Rockwell Group are leading the overall interior design for the boutique hotel. Guestrooms will offer designs that embrace natural materials and textures, counter-balanced with outsize elements to add a touch of Vegas flair. Eighteen luxury suites will range from one-bedroom, 1,000 sq. ft. to five-bedroom, 3,500-sq.-ft. configurations.
Showcasing Nobu’s first-ever, in-room dining menu, exclusive amenities and guest privileges, Nobu Hotel will be centrally located within Caesars Palace, proximate Las Vegas entertainment, luxury shopping and gaming.
Tags: Hospitality Construction/Renovation Ownership
The most recent NYU Conference, earlier this month proved, once and for all, that the lodging industry has finally turned the corner and happy days are, indeed, here again. While the economists and pundits all provided plenty of anecdotal evidence to bear that out in terms of supply and demand ratios, RevPAR projections, asset values and all the other metrics, that’s not what has me convinced.