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Lucky in Laughlin

Situated in sunny Laughlin about a block from the Colorado River, this 1,495 room resort features a round-the-clock casino, nightly entertainment, and several restaurants, including a steakhouse and buffet.

Jumbo TV by the pool

Tropicana Express Hotel & Casino's pool has a jumbo screen and Bose surround-sound, perfect for movie-watching, music videos, and sport events. The Poolside Café and Malibu Bar serves up cocktails and sandwiches close by.

Air conditioning and direct-dial phones

All guestrooms offer air conditioning, direct-dial phones, and TVs. Bathrooms are outfitted with a combination of shower and tub.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 12 October 2015 to 26 November 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
During renovations, the resort will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Lots more than gaming awaits guests at the Tropicana Express Hotel & Casino on the Laughlin Strip. The hotel includes an outdoor pool with poolside jumbo TV. There are adults-only swim hours. Cabanas are available (surcharge), as is poolside food and beverage service.

The Pavilion Theater hosts entertainment from hilarious comedians to big name entertainers.

The Caboose Lounge offers free entertainment serving up the hottest bands.

Complimentary valet and self-parking are available in a secure garage and outdoors. Wireless Internet access is complimentary in the public areas.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Casino 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Number of floors - 24 
  • Number of restaurants - 6 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 1495 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor pool  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 7 USD per stay )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free long-term parking, Free self parking, Free valet parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Television 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

The Steakhouse Restaurant - Open for dinner, this venue serves steak and seafood.

Passaggio Italian Garden - Open for dinner, this restaurant serves pizza and pasta.

Roundhouse Buffet - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner buffets.

Poolside Cafe - Offers sandwiches and baked items.

Carnegie's Café - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and late-night dining, open 24 hours.

Taqueria Del Rio - Authentic Mexican cuisine is served at affordable prices.

Eclipse Bar - This celestial-themed bar with a unique ceiling that morphs into a kaleidoscope of colors has exotic drinks, video poker machines, and plasma TVs.

Caboose Lounge - Come here for live entertainment nightly with no cover charge and no minimum. There are also dancing and casino games.

Grand Junction Premium Slot Lounge and Bar - Located in the casino, this bar serves 31 “flavors” of martinis, as well as wine, premium drinks, and full service.


The Pavilion Theater - Entertainment, from comedians to big-name entertainers.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers an outdoor pool in the shape of a locomotive, with a spa tub in the "wheel." Adults-only swim hours are in the morning and evening.

The hotel is about a block from the Colorado River, where guests can rent boats, water skis, and personal watercraft. Sightseeing cruises on old-time steamboats are another popular option. The Laughlin Ranch, Desert Lakes, and Mojave golf courses are within 10 miles.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.00 per stay.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.00 per stay.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: USD 8.99 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 7 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 15.00
  • Late check-out fee: USD 20.00
  • Deposit: USD 50 per night
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10.00 per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.00 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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