Good news for Las Vegas casinos might be bad for you

A June 7 study by Las Vegas Review-Journal showed a 60% increase in average daily room fee for July 2-5 compared to July 2021.

The average price of a room on July 4th weekend was $201.92 a night, the Review-Journal said, compared to $127.90 in July 2021. (LVCVA).

The two-bedroom Signature Suites at MGM Grand cost $659 a night, according to the Review-Journal. 

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Four Seasons and Nobu at Caesars Palace, The Venetian and Palazzo, and Wynn and Encore Las Vegas all charge above $400 per night.

"Gambler's specials" are available at Circus Circus, Rio, El Cortez, and two Arizona Charlies. The Day's Inn Wild Wild West on Tropicana Avenue was the cheapest room at $48 a night.

Chip Rogers, president and CEO of AHLA, said the epidemic has given Americans a stronger respect for travel.