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The Wynn & Encore

  

The Wynn and Encore.  Ground was broken on the $2.3 billion Encore during the first-year anniversary of the Wynn on April 28, 2006.  The Encore opened on December 22, 2008.  The Encore's theme is "Life Imitating Art".  Encore originally was to be an expansion of the Wynn, but ultimately became its own resort. 

 

 

 

Wynn

 
 
 

The $2.7billion Wynn Resort and Country Club located in Paradise, NV.  Built where the famed Desert Inn once was located, the Wynn is a five-diamond hotel and covers 215 acres; the building is 614 feet high with 45 floors.  For two years, the Wynn held the record for being the tallest building on the Strip--replaced by the Trump--which itself, is being replaced by the Fountainbleau.

 

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The entrance to the Wynn casino from the valet area. 

 
 

 

The Wynn casino--red is the predominant color at both the Wynn and Encore.  

 

Deep inside the beautiful main casino of the Wynn. 

 
 

The waterfall in front of the Wynn--featuring some of the foliage that was preserved from the old Desert Inn Golf Course  

 

Part of the 3-acre Lake of Dreams built in front of the Wynn.  

 

The Lake of Dreams during the early morning. The attraction is built so that visitors must enter the building to be able to enjoy the waterfall curtain that flows behind the mountain; images are displayed on both the lake and the waterfall.  The show runs every fifteen minutes from 8:30 PM to 1:30 AM. 

 
 

One of the shows at The Lake of Dreams--a frog singing Garth Brook's "Friends in Low Places." 

 

A close-up of the singing frog. 

 

This photo is of the valet area of the Wynn.  The Wynn is the first resort on the Strip to feature a luxury car dealership:  the Penskie-Wynn Ferrari-Maserati dealership.

 
 

Strolling through the Wynn Esplanade Shoppes--where one will find names like Rolex, Prada, Cartier, Gucci, Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton and more. 

 
 

The Wynn and Encore Theaters located between the Wynn casino and the beginning of Encore's Esplanade. 

  
 

 

 

 

Encore 

 

 
 

The Encore Esplanade--leading to the hotel's casino. 

 

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The casino at the Encore--with beautiful, deep-red chandeliers. 

 
 

The check-in desk and lobby of the Encore. 

 
 

The Encore signage on the Strip:  The Encore Beach Club turns into Surrender Nightclub after dark.  Sinatra is a Frank Sinatra-themed restaurant.

 
 

The Encore tower as viewed from the sidewalk on the Strip. 

 
 

The entrance to the Encore Casino from the Strip.  

 

The Beach Club. 

 
 

Just inside the front doors of the Encore from the Strip. 

 
 

The Encore tower viewed from the Strip alongside the Wynn parking garage. 

 

The Beach Club along the Strip sleeping-off a night of heavy partying. 

 

The entrance of the Encore during the quiet morning hours.  

 

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