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Why Stay At Ravella
This lakefront resort, 17 miles east of the Las Vegas Strip, is an unexpected oasis, with Tuscan-inspired architecture, an enormous swimming pool, and a white-sand beach, all in the heart of Nevada's Mojave Desert.
The Venetian, on the Las Vegas Strip, isn't the only place where Italy is re-created in Nevada's Mojave Desert. Consider Ravella, a sprawling, 349-room resort on the shores of Lake Las Vegas, just 17 miles east of Sin City. Here, Tuscan-inspired architecture evokes old-world grandeur, while a white-sand beach, Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course, and dozens of hiking and jogging trails mean that travelers spend plenty of time outdoors—with frequent dips in the pool, of course. The best rooms are in the Bridge wing, designed to look like the Ponte Vecchio, while the Firenze Lounge is the spot for small plates, including sliced prosciutto and Italian olives. But unlike the Renaissance city, or even Venice's condensed version on the Strip, at Ravella, you'll end the evening casually dressed, roasting s'mores at the open-air fire pit.
Weekend outdoor yoga classes take place on the hotel's Ponte Vecchio bridge (90-minute classes, $20).
Tour the nearly 3,600-acre Lake Las Vegas Resort grounds on a complimentary bike rental, available through the hotel concierge (reservations suggested).
Arrive at McCarran International Airport (LAS) which is approximately 21 miles from the resort. Anticipate about 35-40 minutes of travel time depending on traffic.1610 Lake Las Vegas Parkway, Henderson, Nevada, United States
Hotel FeaturesBack to Top Property Amenities
- Outdoor Pool
- Whirlpool Spa
- White Sand Beach
- Pool Cabana Rentals
- Full Service Spa
- Fitness Center
- Hiking and Jogging Trails
- Golf Nearby
- Kayaks, Boating and Fly Fishing
- Free Bike Rentals
- 42" Flat Screen TVs
- Free Wireless Internet
- Irons + Ironing Boards
- In-room Lavazza Coffee
- Hair Dryers
- Individual Climate Control
- Multiple Phone Lines
- 2 Restaurants
- Café + Terrace
- Bar + Lounge
- In-Room Dining
- Poolside Dining (seasonal)
- 2 person occupancy
Why We Love Lake Las Vegas
Far removed from the buzz and noise of Las Vegas, this pristine retreat comes complete with a storybook village, world-class dining, shopping and outdoor activities. It is indeed your home away from home (or even better).
10 Costa di Lago, Henderson, NV 89011.
Where to Shop: The Village at Lake Las Vegas, next door to the hotel, is filled with boutiques, specialty stores, and restaurants. Don't miss Flights of Fancy for kites, wind socks, and chimes to take advantage of the area's gusty winds.
20 Costa di Lago, Henderson, NV 89011.
Where to Eat: Chef Osamu Fujita—one of only eight master sushi chefs in the U.S.—runs Marssa, a modern Asian-fusion restaurant inside the Loews Lake Las Vegas. Chef Fujita himself is often prepping dinner at the stark sushi bar; bento boxes and handmade dumplings are worth ordering, too.
101 Montelago Blvd., Henderson, NV 89011. 1-702-567-6125
Dinner for two $100.
Where to Drink: Harry's, an old-world bistro and bar inside the Casino Montelago, is the best local place for beer, cocktails, and wine, though Bellinis are the house specialty. 8 Strada di Villaggio, Henderson, NV 89011. 1-702-898-7777
Drinks for two $24.
Why Go Now
Weekly March 31 - October 27, 2012
The popular Wine Walk series returns adding to the fun and whimsy of the events set in the picturesque Village
April 14 + 15, 2012
XTERRA West Championships & XTERRA Trail Runs
The events include a full-length XTERRA championship race, a shorter distance XTERRA Sport race as well as 5/10/21km runs.
May 6, 2012
The start and finish line will be at the Loews Lake Las Vegas. Triathlete Magazine named this event as one of the top five women's only events.