The Strip Is On Sale

Take advantage of these Las Vegas hotel deals, which include free nights, 30 percent off discounts and spa perks.

Times may be tough, but that doesn’t mean you have to be down on your luck. Las Vegas is more affordable than it has been in years, with Vegas deals and discounts to make the beginning of 2009 look bright as a neon sign.

Buy Two Nights, Get One Free

The Deal: Buy two nights and get one free at the Luxor Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
Details: Get three nights’ accommodations for the price of two when you book between Dec. 9, 2008 and Jan. 31, 2009. Room rates for a standard room start at $65 per night. Only one complimentary night per stay.
Savings: $65 plus, depending on your time of stay.
Expires: Jan. 31, 2009
To Book: Check for available dates at the Luxor Web site ( or call 877-386-4658.

30 Percent Off Hotel Incidentals With MasterCard

The Deal: Get 30 percent off incidentals with your MasterCard at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
The Details: MasterCard holders receive 30 percent off incidentals charged to the hotel bill when they stay at the MGM Grand. Room rates for a standard double begin at $99 and up. The 30 percent discount is only for dining, entertainment and spa services at the MGM and Signature, but does not include a discount on the room rate.
Savings: 30 percent off hotel room incidentals.
Expires: Jan. 20, 2009
To Book: Call 877-727-0007 to book your stay.

Resort Package at The Venetian

The Deal: Resort Package at The Venetian in Las Vegas.
The Details: The package includes a Canyon Ranch SpaClub Passport (access to gym as well as fitness classes such as yoga and pilates), $20 daily dining voucher on any check over $50 at select restaurants at the Venetian and The Palazzo, and admission for two to the Madame Tussauds Las Vegas wax museum, all for $29.99 per day. The package does not include the room rate (which begins at $69 and up for a standard double). The Resort Package must be reserved for the entire length of your stay.
Savings: $75: SpaClub Passport access to fitness classes and gym is valued at $35 a day, $20 daily dining voucher and admission for two to the Madame Tussauds Las Vegas wax museum valued at $50. (The package price of $29.99 is subtracted from the total savings of $105.)
Expires: May 1, 2009
To Book: Call 888-283-6423 or visit the Venetian Web site at

Destinations: Las Vegas

Themes: Urban Endeavors

Activities: Shopping, Spas