POSTED: 7:29 a.m. HST, Sep 14, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 7:32 a.m. HST, Sep 14, 2011
LAS VEGAS >> Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip is about to start taking reservations for stays in the new Octavius Tower that's culminating a nearly $1 billion resort expansion.
Caesars Entertainment Corp. officials said Wednesday that visitors can book the 668 new rooms starting Thursday for stays beginning Jan. 2.
The tower is the sixth in the Caesars Palace complex. It also features 60 suites and six luxury villas.
Construction on the Octavius Tower began in 2008. Its opening marks the completion of an $860 million Caesars Palace expansion and renovation project.
Rooms feature 42-inch flat panel TVs and bedside iPod docking stations.
The company is also announcing an iPhone application that gives guests direct access to room service and the front desk.