PHOTOS: Hard Rock Hotel reopens as Virgin Hotels Las Vegas after $200 million renovation

Virgin Hotels Las Vegas opened its doors on Thursday, March 25, 2021. (Jason Rzucidlo/AmericaJR)

AmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo recently visited the all-new Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. The property previously operated as the Hard Rock Hotel from 1995 to 2020, before closing for renovations to be rebranded as Virgin Hotels.  The Hard Rock closed on February 3, 2020, to allow for a $200 million renovation. Virgin Hotels Las Vegas opened on March 25, 2021. The hotel includes 1,504 rooms, and the casino portion is known as Mohegan Sun Casino. It is operated by Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment, an affiliate of the Mohegan Tribe, becoming the first Native American tribe to operate a Las Vegas casino.

Visit the all-new Virgin Hotels Las Vegas at 4455 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89169. For more info, go to