Despite being officially part of Las Vegas, Henderson has its own personality and vibe. Downtown is filled with locally-owned shops and restaurants, including Lucille's Smokehouse, Todd's Unique Dining, and Osaka. If you want to stay in the area, Green Valley Ranch Resort Spa & Casino is within walking distance to all those Henderson gems.
If you want to stay as close to downtown Las Vegas as possible, there are a couple hotels in Henderson that will leave you just 10 miles away from the city center: Residence Inn by Marriott Las Vegas Henderson/Green Valley is just off North Green Valley Parkway.
To the east of Henderson, Lake Las Vegas is a popular attraction among travelers. There are several accommodation options right by the lake, including luxurious four-star hotels like Hilton Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa and The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa, but also the more affordable, two-star Luna West One-Bedroom Apartment #415.
Not everyone in Henderson is there for the casinos and Vegas craze. The Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area, to the southwest of the city, is very popular among hikers, climbers, and overall nature lovers. The closest hotel to the entrance is Railroad Pass Hotel & Casino.
Hawthorn Suites By Wyndham Las Vegas/Henderson is about 2.5 miles from Clark County Museum, which is set on a 30-acre site and features a collection of several restored historic buildings in Nevada and makes visitors feel like they’re going back in time.
If you’re into nightlife but would prefer avoiding the crowds of Las Vegas Strip, you can find great bars and nightclubs at both Green Valley Ranch Resort Spa & Casino and M Resort – including the trendy Hostile Grape at M bar.
What are the best all-inclusive resorts in the area?
If you’re looking for resorts in the Henderson and South Las Vegas area, there are a couple of great options, including The Green Valley Ranch Resort Spa & Casino. It offers upscale rooms and an eight-acre garden complete with outdoor pool, a café, several eateries, as well as five bars and lounges. There is also a cinema and a spa in addition to the casino. The Las Vegas Strip is only 11 miles away.
Are there hotels near Interstate 11?
If you’re just passing by or are traveling late at night and need a place to stay, there are a few hotels in Henderson just off the I-11, including Railroad Pass Hotel & Casino, Red Orange Yellow Guest Room, and Hawthorn Suites By Wyndham Las Vegas/Henderson a little north on the 582.
What if I am traveling through Interstate 15?
If you’re taking this highway instead and are keen on visiting Vegas but would like to stay in a more secluded, quiet place, The M Resort Spa Casino. The high-end casino hotel is just off I-15 in east Henderson, and it offers free parking, 1- to 3-bedroom suites, two outdoor pools, a spa, and even a nightclub, among other amenities. If you’d like something more affordable, there is a Best Western Plus nearby.