LAS VEGAS – Planet Hollywood will soon reopen for weekend stays.
Caesars Entertainment announced Friday the resort-casino will welcome back guests at 10 a.m. on Oct. 8. While the casino floor will be open seven days a week, the hotel will only book stays Thursday through Sunday.
The reopening will also debut the resort’s new William Hill Race & Sports Book, the company announced.
Here’s what amenities will return to Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in October:
Food and Beverage
- Gordon Ramsay Burger
- Heart Bar
- Extra Lounge
- Café Hollywood
- Earl of Sandwich
- Strip House
Casino and gambling
- William Hill Race & Sports Book
- PH 24
- PH Need It
- Miracle Mile Shops
- Planet Hollywood Spa by Mandara
Nevada’s casinos reopened June 4 under new restrictions, including reduced occupancy, more space between gamblers and severely curtailed limits for meeting and convention spaces.
The return of Planet Hollywood to The Strip follows the reopening of Caesars Palace, Flamingo, Harrah’s, Paris, Bally’s, The LINQ Hotel + Experience, The LINQ Promenade, High Roller Observation Wheel and Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.
Meanwhile, the number of COVID-19 cases continues climbing in Nevada.
On Friday, cases spiked to their greatest one day increase since Aug. 28. The state reported 556 new cases and nine deaths. Nevada has reported 77,753 cases since tracking began.
Nevada is reporting a 9.4 percent daily positivity rate and a 9.9 percent cumulative positivity rate, both higher than the WHO goal of 5 percent.
Ed Komenda writes about Las Vegas for the Reno Gazette Journal and USA Today Network. Do you care about democracy? Then support local journalism by subscribing to the Reno Gazette Journal right here.