Las Vegas residents, along with all Nevadans, will now need to spend for parking at Caesars Entertainment properties on the Strip, the business announced in a news release late Friday night.
Beginning Thursday, the release specified, Nevada residents will start paying to park at Caesars Palace, Paris Las Vegas, Bally’s Las Vegas, the Cromwell, Flamingo Las Vegas, the Linq resort and Harrah’s Las Vegas.
Parking will still be complimentary at the Rio property and at all locations for members of Caesars Entertainment’s loyalty program if they are Platinum level or above.
MGM Resorts International was the very first to break the enduring Strip custom of totally free parking in 2015. By the time 2016 ended and the brand-new year started, other gambling establishment companies with resorts on the Strip, including Caesars, followed suit. By mid-year, the Cosmopolitan, and Wynn and Encore began charging for valet and self-parking.
Unlike those other companies, nevertheless, Caesars gave residents a break when it came to self-parking, until now.
In the release, Caesars executives blamed the change on those who park in their garages while not frequenting Caesars residential or commercial properties.
“We have noticed an uptick in individuals pertaining to our homes just to park,” said Richard Broome, executive vice president of public affairs and communications. “This has actually limited the availability of self-parking for our real clients– specifically throughout shows and sporting events taking place somewhere else on the Las Vegas Strip.”
The costs for parking at Caesars Entertainment properties are:
Caesars Palace, valet
1 to 4 hours: $15
4 to 24 Hr: $20
Oversized cars: $25 each day
Caesars Palace, self-park
1 to 4 hours: $10
4 to 24 hours: $12
Paris Las Vegas, Bally’s Las Vegas, the Cromwell, Flamingo Las Vegas, the Linq resort and Harrah’s Las Vegas, self-park
As much as 60 minutes: Free
1 to 4 hours: $7.00
4 to 24 Hr: $10.00
Over 24 Hr: $10 for each additional day or portion thereof
The Linq Backlot: An extra $20 cost for extra-large automobiles
Paris Las Vegas, Bally’s Las Vegas, the Cromwell, Flamingo Las Vegas, the Linq resort and Harrah’s Las Vegas, valet
As much as 4 hours: $13.00
4 to 24 Hr: $18.00
Over 24 Hr: $18 for each extra day or fraction thereof