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SLS Las Vegas moves up opening date

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SLS Las Vegas will arrive a week earlier than expected, as the resort announced an August 23 opening date today. The north Strip property, located on the site of the former Sahara Hotel & Casino, was initially slated for a Labor Day Weekend debut.

Its opening will also bring an exciting lineup of restaurants and nightlife venues to the Sahara Avenue corner, including Bazaar Meat by José Andrés, Japanese joint Katsuya, Umami Burger, nightclub/pool Life and intimate LA music-venue import the Sayers Club.

“It’s such an honor to be part of a dedicated team working around the clock to help bring our vision to life,” said SLS Las Vegas President and COO Rob Oseland via release. “Today we’re turning on our lights and the countdown officially begins as we prepare to welcome guests at SLS Las Vegas one week ahead of schedule.”

SLS is now taking reservations for rooms beginning August 23, as well as dinner reservations for five of its restaurants, at

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