RICHARD BRANSON WELCOMES VIRGIN HOTELS LAS VEGAS WITH
A SPLASH - 12th June 2021
Hotels: Las Vegas
VEGAS (KTNV) Virgin Hotels Las Vegas is putting
the finishing touches on a multi-million dollar overhaul
of the property and has now unveiled the Elia beach
club with the help of Sir Richard Branson.
founder of the Virgin Group brand says Las Vegas is
back and better than ever.
of COVID, weve been locked away while all the
hard work has been going on and coming here, going
through all the rooms, all the magic little bits you
just couldnt wish for anything better,"
said Branson while addressing a crowd of people poolside
at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas.
70, ran around and sprayed champagne on VIPs, including
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak during the special unveiling
of the pool area.
think the life has been breathed back into it, the
team has just created so many magical moments where
ever you go to Virgin Hotels find magical moments,"
said Branson after a tour of the property.
former Hard Rock property hardly resembles its previous
total rehab and rebrand mark a new era for the hotel.
hotel will be the first place people will see and
hopefully stop and enjoy," said Gov. Sisolak,
hinting at the property's location at the corner of
Harmon Avenue and Paradise Road, prime passing point
for passengers coming from Las Vegas McCarran International
it was Hard Rock, it had a good history and its
gonna be a good history now under the Virgin brand,"
said Gov. Sisolak.
praised the project which remained under construction
during the depths of the pandemic.
just got through 16 months of the COVID pandemic,
early on I determined construction workers are essential,
these projects are essential to the future of our
economy and our ability to re-emerge from this virus,"
added Gov. Sisolak.
10 marked the kick-off of what Virgin Hotels Las Vegas
is calling "Unstoppable Celebration."
Aguilera performed at "The Theater" at Virgin
Hotels Las Vegas on Thursday evening.
parties and celebrations are planned throughout the