Hotel & Travel

Mandalay Bay Convention Center

3950 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, Nevada 89119

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Hotels

Interop has designated Convention Housing Partners as the official housing company for Interop Las Vegas. They work hard to get the best available rate for Interop at the hotels close to Interop.

Discounted rates based on hotel availability. Book early for the best rates and availability!

For more information, please call:
US: 1-800-757-1459 between 7am–5pm PT
International: +1-415-813-6088 use option 7


Special Bulletin Regarding Housing at Interop Las Vegas 2014

As Interop Las Vegas 2014 draws closer, exhibitors and attendees are from time to time subjected to improper solicitation from unaffiliated hotels or third-party housing agencies.

Hotels listed on this website are the sole UBM-approved Hotels for the event. UBM, in our efforts to provide exhibitors and attendees with a quality event, encourages you to book your housing accommodations using the reservation phone numbers and/or links provided to attendees.

Any offers from other hotels and/or housing agencies are not endorsed by Interop.

You may advise UBM of any unauthorized solicitations via email to .


Transportation

Airfare Discount

A 5% flight discount is available for travel to Interop Las Vegas on American Airlines. Visit www.aa.com/group and enter the code 5334DC.

Taxi

Cabs are a convenient way to get to the convention center. The Mandalay Bay Convention Center is a 10 minute drive from McCarran International Airport at the south end of the Las Vegas Strip.

Shuttle

Xpress Non-Stop: $18 one way; $36 round trip

Economy 1+ Stop Service: $11 one way; $22 round trip

Limousine Service:
ROUND TRIP FARE: (SEDAN – 3 PAX): $160.00 per Sedan; ONE WAY FARE: $80.00 per Sedan
ROUND TRIP FARE: (SUV – 5 PAX): $175.00 per SUV; ONE WAY FARE: $87.50 per SUV
ROUND TRIP FARE: (LIMOUSINE – 6 PAX): $180.00 per Limousine; ONE WAY FARE: $90.00 per Limousine


Activities & Dining

Welcome to Las Vegas! Whether it’s your first time or your 20th – we know that each visit always brings a new experience and we are thrilled to have you. What happens in Vegas doesn’t always stay there…

Where to Eat

Charlie Palmer Steak is a welcomed getaway from the extravagant flair of the Las Vegas dining scene. Access to the restaurant from either THEhotel or Mandalay Bay avoids the casino, so you enter feeling like you're in a completely different place. A jazz band gives the restaurant a bit of a swanky feel, but keeps the atmosphere from being too pretentious. Charlie Palmer is a world class chef, and the menu lives up to his reputation. Needless to say, the steaks are perfection, but the side dishes and other entrees really make this restaurant stand out. The wine list is intimidating, but skip to the "Wine for Adventurers" section to uncover something you wouldn't find anywhere else. And don't be afraid to ask the sommelier for help!” – Amanda Baikie, Interop Team Member

Location: In the Four Seasons Hotel on the South end of The Strip
Fare: American Steakhouse

Border Grill: LOVE the ceviche at this place (and the margaritas aren't bad either). This is the greatest place to have an outdoor, casual lunch. I saw celebrity chef and co-owner, Susan Feniger there.” – Jenn Sioteco, Interop Team Member

Border Grill is located inside the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
Fare: Mexican


Where to Eat if You Want to Get Away

The short rib & bone marrow agnolotti pasta dish at Scarpetto was a bite of gourmet excellence – Scarpetta is a delicious Italian Restaurant by chef Scott Conant that is perfect for client dinners or just a nice getaway from the Mandalay Bay. The restaurant has floor to ceiling windows that overlook the Bellagio fountain. A great dining experience all around.” – Christina Nguyen, Interop Team Member

Cosmopolitan Hotel
Fare: Italian

Located off the strip in an unassuming strip mall, Raku serves amazing, house made Agedashi tofu. While the menu is comprised mostly of small plate grill items, there is a daily selection of ultra-fresh sashimi that puts even the best Strip, sushi celebrity chef to shame. – Rafael Trickett-Robles, Interop Team Member

Raku is located at 5030 W.Spring Mountain Rd. #2,Las Vegas, NV 89146
Fare: Japanese

The Wicked Spoon is a wicked good buffet. I would never use gourmet to describe a buffet but this spot at the Cosmopolitan proves me wrong. Miniature bites are presented decadently and range from pappardelle beef oxtail to arugula beet salad to macroons. You can’t go wrong here.” – Christina Nguyen, Interop Team Member

The Wicked Spoon is located at The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas
Fare: Mexican


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What to Pack

  • Business cards
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hotel Confirmation #s
  • Interop Registration Confirmation
  • Layers for the hot outdoors and cool indoor conference rooms/expo floor
  • Your IT Celebration Caps!
 

Interop Concierge Service — located on Mandalay Bay South Convention Center, Level 2

For personalized assistance with booking shows, spa reservations, dining reservations, golf tee times, etc., Just Ask Where® can help you pre-event and onsite.

Once a reservation request is received, Just Ask. Where calls the restaurant/spa/golf course on your behalf to make arrangements, then provides you with a confirmation including the details of your reservation. Concierge services are also available onsite, below are the operating desk hours located next to Exhibitor registration:

Tuesday 1:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Wednesday – Thursday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Mandalay Bay Convention Center 411 – Helpful General Information

FedEx Business Center — located on Mandalay Bay South Convention Center, Level 1
Open Daily 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Starbucks – located between the Mandalay Bay walkway to the Convention Center

Luggage and Coat Check Hours – located on Mandalay Bay South Convention Center, Level 1
Open Daily 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

 

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