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8 Facts About Flamingo Las Vegas

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Flamingo Las Vegas is a hotel and casino located on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada.

The Las Vegas Strip is a stretch of South Las Vegas Boulevard in Clark County, Nevada, known for its concentration of resort hotels and casinos.

In modern English, a casino is a facility which houses and accommodates certain types of gambling activities.

Nevada is a state in the Western, Mountain West, and Southwestern regions of the United States of America.

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It is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation.

Caesars Entertainment Corporation is an American gaming corporation based in Paradise, Nevada that owns and operates over 50 casinos and hotels, and seven golf courses under several brands.

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The property includes a 72,300 square-foot casino along with 3,626 hotel rooms.

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The architectural theme is reminiscent of the Art Deco and Streamline Moderne style of Miami and South Beach.

Art Deco, or Deco, also known as Style Moderne, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. It became popular in the 1920s and 1930s, and influenced the design of buildings, furniture, jewelry, fashion, cars, movie theaters, trains, ocean liners, and everyday objects such as radios and vacuum cleaners.

South Beach, also nicknamed SoBe, is a neighborhood in the city of Miami Beach, Florida, United States, located due east of Miami city proper between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

Miami is a seaport city at the southeastern corner of the U.S. state of Florida and its Atlantic coast.

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Staying true to its theme, the hotel includes a garden courtyard which serves as a wildlife habitat for flamingos.

Flamingos or flamingoes are a type of wading bird in the family Phoenicopteridae, the only bird family in the order Phoenicopteriformes.

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The hotel was the third resort to open on the Strip and remains the oldest resort on the Strip in operation today.

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The Flamingo has a Las Vegas Monorail station called the Flamingo & Caesars Palace station at the rear of the property.

The Las Vegas Monorail is a 3.9-mile driverless monorail mass transit system located adjacent to the Las Vegas Strip, in Clark County, Nevada, United States.

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After opening in 1946, it has undergone a number of ownership changes.

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