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What’s next for shuttered resort near Las Vegas Strip?

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — During the pandemic, resorts and casinos shut down and whereas the vast majority of resorts opened again up, some resorts together with the Royal Resort didn’t.

With a number of new building tasks on the Las Vegas Strip and the hall, 8 News Now regarded into why the Royal Resort continues to be sitting empty.

Sharon Beranbe mentioned she works near the shuttered property.

She took a stroll down reminiscence lane with 8 News Now.

“Do you remember when it was open?” 8 News Now requested her. “Yeah many customers coming here,” she mentioned.

The property is positioned on Convention Center Drive, east of the Strip, and a brief stroll to the Las Vegas Convention Center.

The 3.5-acre property is at the moment fenced off, darkish, and had a discover signal on its entrance door.
According to the Clark County Assessor’s office, the property was additionally listed as a timeshare.

Edwin Russell informed 8 News Now the property was standard again within the day which attracted him like so many others to the resort.
It was residence to the Barrymore restaurant and a wide range of exhibits.

“I remember when you first walked in, a restaurant was on the right,” Russell mentioned.

The 230-room resort property is owned by GWP Real Estate which additionally lists the properties east and west of the Royal Hotel on its portfolio with plans to develop a future high-rise resort and on line casino.

“If it opens it would bring us more customers. Most people don’t want to drive or buy stuff at the grocery store. They just come here,” Beranbe mentioned.

8 News Now reached out to GWP Real Estate for touch upon the property and its future and is awaiting a response.

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