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ARIA Resort & Casino - Vdara Hotel - Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas - Crystals

CenterCenter Las VegasConceived to bring a true center to The Strip, CityCenter is much more than a collection of resorts and residences; it's a community - a welcoming environment for people to gather, relax and enjoy. Great pedestrian corridors, dynamic public spaces, authentic richness and diversity of experiences
evoke the energy of the world's most exciting places. CityCenter's public
Fine Art Collection enliven the street and engage passersby. As if in a strolling gallery, guests happen upon works by world-renowned artists such as Maya Lin or Nancy Rubins as they wander through CityCenter's walkways, hotels and residences.

"CityCenter bridges the vitality of Las Vegas with the experiences travelers seek when they visit great cities around the world, whether London, Hong Kong or San Francisco - spectacular architecture, culturally significant art, great public spaces, sophisticated hotels, unique restaurants and incredible amenities," said Bobby Baldwin, president and CEO, CityCenter. "It is an evolutionary destination that aims to transform Las Vegas as a new symbol at its core, like the Guggenheim in Bilbao,
the Pompidou in Paris or the SONY Center in Berlin."

Aria Resort Casino Hotel Las VegasARIA Resort & Casino is a fusion of energy, inspiration and vision, featuring an unprecedented combination of striking architecture, sustainable design, high-end service and spectacular amenities. Even in a city such as Las Vegas, with its extraordinary history of dynamic cutting-edge developments, ARIA is demonstrably different than anything that has preceded it.

    --  Architecture. Designed by the world-renowned firm Pelli Clarke Pelli,
        ARIA's two breathtaking curvilinear steel and glass towers embody
        the excitement and vitality of Las Vegas in a 21st century building; a
        crystalline, undulating form gleaming in the desert light. Soaring open
        spaces, ranging from ARIA's three-story lobby to its guestrooms,
        fill with natural light and evoke breadth and freedom.
    --  Dining. ARIA has assembled many of the best and brightest chefs and
        restaurateurs from around the country, uniting a pair of remarkable Las
        Vegas newcomers with those who have played integral roles in the
        development of Las Vegas' culinary scene: Masayoshi Takayama, Shawn
        McClain, Michael Mina, Julian Serrano, Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Sirio
        Maccioni, Jean-Philippe Maury and The Light Group. Each delivers a
        concept totally new to their repertoire.
    --  Entertainment. ARIA takes one of the most captivating, hip-swiveling
        forces of all time and re-create an old-school vibe in its intimate
        approximately 1,840-seat theatre. The visionary team at Cirque du Soleil
        has partnered with CKX, Inc. and its subsidiary Elvis Presley
        Enterprises to create a permanent production celebrating the timeless
        musical legacy of Elvis Presley. This production aims to pay tribute to
        Elvis' music and life, fusing dance and acrobatics, live music and
        iconic tracks, nostalgia and modernity, high technology and raw emotion.
        Extraordinary artistry, astonishing acrobatics, stunning special effects
        and The King revs up vintage Vegas into a show like no other.
    --  Art. At ARIA, famed artist Maya Lin is creating an approximately 84-foot
        silver cast of the Colorado River, which is her first work of art
        displayed in Las Vegas; Jenny Holzer displays a thought-provoking
        LED sign spanning more than 280 feet; Tony Cragg has commissioned three
        sculptures that examine the relationship between nature and the man-made
        world: Bolt, 2007, Bent of Mind, 2008, and Untitled (tall column), 2008;
        and Antony Gormley displays Feeling Material XXVII, 2007, an 8-foot
        sculpture that uses spiraling steel to depict the silhouette of a human
        body at the center of an orbiting energy field.
    --  Accommodations. Within ARIA's 4,004 guestrooms, including 568
        suites, panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows offer magnificent views
        of Las Vegas' striking skyline. Modern decor, lavish amenities,
        cutting-edge entertainment and next-generation technology is the
        hallmark of these plush retreats.
    --  Guestroom Technology. ARIA features the most technologically
        advanced guestrooms in the country. As guests first enter, they are
        "greeted" as curtains open, lights turn on and the TV displays
        a menu of preferences. Guests can wake up through controlled
        temperature, preferred music or TV channels and the opening of curtains.
        One touch can make-over the entire room: the "good night"
        button turns everything off - from TV and music to lights - as the
        privacy notification turns on.
    --  Spa. In ARIA's 80,000-square-foot spa, nature's healing
        properties take center stage. Salt, stone, earth, fire and water join to
        create a spa experience that elevates guests to a meditative state.
        The two-level Spa features 62 treatment rooms, a full-service salon,
        an advanced fitness center and Las Vegas' first co-ed spa balcony,
        featuring an outdoor therapy pool and views of ARIA's spectacular
    --  Nightclubs, Lounges and Bars. ARIA features 10 chic bars and
        lounges, including Haze Nightclub by The Light Group, a colossal
        cutting-edge space in which guests are challenged to question their
        sense of perception and reality. Designed by award-winning interior
        design firm, ICRAVE, the nightclub features large hanging props over
        the entryway that draws guests to a grand staircase transporting
        them to the mezzanine level where they enjoy a bird's-eye view
        of the action below. The main dance floor peers up at a wall of
        interactive projection screens stretching 100 feet across on a
        performance structure where impromptu acts by world-renowned artists
        regularly take place.
    --  Meetings and Conventions. ARIA provides a premium meeting experience
        with 300,000 square feet of technologically advanced meeting and
        convention space. A spectacular glass curtain wall spans the entire
        north facade of the three-level meeting facility, allowing guests the
        ability to enjoy the brilliance of natural light that streams in from
        ARIA's lush poolscape.
    --  Pools. ARIA's vast 215,000-square-foot pool deck is a tropical
        oasis in the heart of the desert. Shielded by lush plantings of
        oversized palm, acacia, pine and bottle trees, the soft and sensual
        paradise features three primary pools, Liquid - an adults-only pool
        - hot tubs and more.
    --  Casino. ARIA's casino approaches the gaming experience in a new
        light; natural light, to be specific, which streams onto the gaming
        floor in pools of illumination. Offering 150,000 square feet of gaming,
        ARIA's unique layout and design elements allow guests to enjoy
        the energy and excitement of their favorite selections in a more
        personal and intimate setting. For high-end players, exclusive salons
        offer high-limit slot and table games in private environments.
        Throughout the casino, never-before-seen technologies allow ARIA to
        provide guests with unmatched customer service.   

Vadra Hotel Las VegasVdara Hotel is an internationally inspired all-suite hotel and spa designed
for those who love the excitement of Las Vegas but prefer to enjoy it in an
exclusive, non-gaming and smoke-free environment. Physically connected to
Bellagio and directly adjacent to ARIA Resort & Casino, Vdara offers access to
all of the entertainment, gaming, shopping, dining and nightlife at CityCenter
and in Las Vegas, while also providing a retreat from it all.

    --  Architecture. Designed by RV Architecture, LLC, led by Rafael Vinoly,
        Vdara's distinctive crescent shape and unique skin of patterned
        glass creates one of the most striking design statements in Las
        Vegas. The sleek, shimmering structure affords guests some of the
        most breathtaking views the city has to offer. Within, open spaces
        accented with materials and colors inspired by the warm desert landscape
        filled with natural light to evoke a sense of peace and
    --  Dining. Martin Heierling, the acclaimed innovator behind Bellagio's
        renowned Sensi, serve as executive chef for Vdara. Inspired by the
        ancient trade route spanning from Venice to the Far East, Silk Road 
        incorporates subtle spices and exotic ingredients to create modern
        trans-ethnic cuisine. Silk Road transforms as the day evolves, from
        fresh and lively at daybreak to chic and sexy at nightfall.
    --  Art. For Vdara, Nancy Rubins has created one of the most visually
        stunning commissions at CityCenter with Big Edge. Measuring
        approximately 57 feet wide and 75 feet long, Big Edge is a colorful
        composition of numerous aluminum rowboats, canoes and other small river
        and ocean vessels finessed into a gravity-defying form that Rubins calls
        "a blooming flower." Peter Wegner has commissioned a
        solar-themed wall piece entitled Sun, 2009, and a lunar-themed piece
        entitled Moon, 2009. Sun soars to approximately 45 feet and Moon reaches
        approximately 34 feet high. Vdara also acquired Frank Stella's
        Damascus Gate Variation I, 1969, which features a design of interlaced
        semicircles made of fluorescent alkyd resin on a 96 x 384 inch shaped
    --  Accommodations. Soaring 57 stories, Vdara hosts 1,495 modern hotel
        suites, including 250 corner-end units, ranging from approximately 500
        to 1,650 square feet. Each features a gourmet kitchen; many suites
        also include a washer and dryer as an added convenience.
        Characterized by open floor plans and panoramic windows, the rooms 
        deliver expansive views of the city and mountains creating a relaxed and
        harmonious environment infused with an urban rhythm.
    --  Spa. Vdara Health & Beauty, an 18,000-square-foot, two-level spa,
        salon and advanced fitness facility, is a sensuous spa sanctuary that
        spotlights holistic health and wellbeing in an intimate environment.
        Comprised of 11 treatment rooms and three distinct relaxation lounges,
        it offer a selection of signature treatments that use quality
        ingredients derived from organic herbs, flowers, fruits, vegetables and
        essential oils. Vdara Health & Beauty is the first Las Vegas spa
        recognized by the Green Spa Network for its commitment to the
        environment and guest health.
    --  Bar and Lounge. Bar Vdara, an eclectic lobby lounge, is a setting
        inspired by nature that works as well for a morning espresso as it does
        for a late-night cocktail. Bar Vdara connects to an intimate outdoor
        space that creates the feeling of being in a secluded garden oasis where
        guests can lounge on spacious swings as the nearby reflecting pool
        creates a shimmering mirage of twinkling stars overhead.
    --  Meeting and Social Event Space. Vdara's conference facilities 
        welcome guests to a world of sophistication as rich in design as it is
        in technological and culinary offerings. Vdara is the premier
        choice in Las Vegas for customized executive meetings, corporate, social
        and banquet functions for 10-400 guests in an upscale boutique hotel
        setting. Vdara's beautiful pool also is available for private
        events and provide the dynamic backdrop of CityCenter and the Las Vegas
    --  Pool. Rising above Harmon Circle, Vdara's luxurious Sky Pool &
        Lounge invites guests to relax and socialize in an interactive
        environment surrounded by cutting-edge design and phenomenal views. The
        Sky Pool & Lounge features fully appointed retreat and spa
        cabanas with semi-secluded plunge pools, and a high-energy bar and
        lounge open day and evening. Guests can enjoy made-to-order cocktails
        and gourmet tapas by Chef Heierling.
    --  Residences. Vdara also is home to sophisticated condo-hotel units,
        including studios, deluxe studios, one- and two-bedroom residences as
        well as studio, one- and two-bedroom penthouses (single and two story).
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Las VegasMandarin Oriental, Las Vegas is a sophisticated sanctuary of modern elegance. 
The 47-story, non-gaming hotel and residences deliver spectacular accommodations, 
superlative dining, an unparalleled spa, and the legendary service of the renowned 
hotel group to Las Vegas for the first time.
    --  Architecture. Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox with contemporary interiors
        by Adam D. Tihany, Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas acts as a gateway to
        CityCenter, while simultaneously conveying a sense of intimacy and
        seclusion for guests and residents. The interlocking glass and metal
        elements of the facade draw inspiration from traditional Chinese motifs
        and serve to create a level of transparency that invites a flow of
        natural light within.
    --  Dining. Situated on the 23rd floor is the first U.S. restaurant by
        world-renowned, three-star Michelin Chef Pierre Gagnaire. Twist by
        Pierre Gagnaire infuses the simplicity of classic French cuisine
        with a modern spin, relying on a pairing of flavors and textures for
        which Gagnaire is renowned. Guests also can enjoy small bites and high
        tea rituals at the Tea Lounge; fresh preparations of world-class cuisine
        at MOzen Bistro; and gourmet pastries, sandwiches and more at Amore
        Patisserie, located directly on Las Vegas Blvd.
    --  Art. Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas displays Claes Oldenburg and
        Coosje van Bruggen's  Typewriter Eraser, Scale X, 1998-1999, a
        19-foot stainless steel and fiberglass sculpture that depicts a giant
        blue and red typewriter eraser with the bristles of the brush turned
        upward in a graceful gesture. In its lobby, the hotel features
        sculptures soaring as high as 11 feet by Jun Kaneko: Untitled, Triangle
        Dango, 1996; Untitled, Dango, 2002; and Untitled, Dango, 1992. Jack
        Goldstein's Untitled (Volcano), 1983, depicting an explosive and
        vibrant image of an erupting volcano, also featured in the
        lobby. The property's exterior displays Masatoshi Izumi's
        sculpture Untitled, 2007-2008, made of large pieces of intricately
        carved basalt, a form of lava that has cooled on the surface of the
    --  Accommodations. Spacious and welcoming, 392 rooms and luxurious suites
        and 227 residences provides ultimate comfort in a sophisticated
        setting. Boasting floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the city,
        surrounding mountains and glittering lights of The Strip, these
        well-appointed rooms combine contemporary elegance with subtle
        Oriental design. State-of-the-art environmentally conscious technology
        and cutting-edge entertainment systems, a Mandarin Oriental hallmark,
        is found in every guestroom and suite.
    --  Spa. The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas is a
        27,000-square-foot oasis for serenity and rejuvenation. This 1930s
        Shanghai-design inspired spa was developed to reflect the glamour and
        fusion from that era. This two-level relaxation haven features a
        menu based on Eastern methodologies with Western applications. The Spa
        includes 17 treatment rooms, including seven Couple's Suites,
        multiple relaxation and water experiences, a Rhassoul for women and a
        co-ed Hammam. An expansive Fitness Center with a Yoga and Pilates Studio
        and Technogym cardiovascular and strength equipment also is
    --  Bar and Lounge. Also located on the 23rd floor with windows overlooking
        the spectacular Vegas skyline, the 82-seat Mandarin Bar provides an
        elegant respite from the bustling bars of the Las Vegas Strip. Decorated
        with plush furnishings, the boutique Mandarin Bar offers creative
        snacks and an extensive cocktail menu. A team of molecular mixologists
        are available to develop customized concoctions upon request, and
        there also is a separate VIP room, available by reservation.
    --  Meetings and Social Event Space. More than 12,000 square feet of
        versatile space, state-of-the-art facilities and unparalleled service
        make Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas an ideal venue to present a
        variety of events, from a grand-scale conference to a glamorous wedding.
        The meeting space is situated on the hotel's third level,
        flooded with natural light through floor-to-ceiling windows that
        overlook The Strip.
    --  Pool. Guests and residents enjoy a magnificent pool facility
        featuring 20 cabanas and a Pool Cafe, serving seasonal market-fresh
        fare. The property's two lap pools are in the shape of long blades,
        symbolic of blades on the Mandarin's signature Fan logo.
    --  Residences. One of Las Vegas' most desirable addresses, The
        Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas has a private
        residential entrance. Owners of these 227 luxury condominiums enjoy
        full access to Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas' amenities - including
        housekeeping, in-room dining, concierge, access to The Spa & Fitness
        Center and other personalized services to complement their lifestyles.

Crystal Shopping Mall Las VegasCrystals houses more than 500,000 square feet of sophisticated retail and dining. Designed by Studio Daniel Libeskind* with interior architecture by David Rockwell and Rockwell Group, Crystals combines dramatic architecture with exclusive offerings from the world's most elite brands to become a preeminent shopping destination.

    --  Architecture. Libeskind conceived Crystals' exterior to be a
        dynamic sculpture that presents a work of art from every angle. The
        multi-faceted, brilliant glass canopy depicts the intricate beauty of a
        quartz crystal that welcomes an abundance of natural light into the
        stunning three-level experiential environment.
    --  Atmosphere. Within, Rockwell was inspired to create an abstracted 21st
        century park that reintroduces and celebrate nature and seasons. A
        central element of this design is the three-story sculptural tree house
        that reaches 70 feet from the ground level to frame an oculus in the
        roof. Visible throughout Crystals, the tree house serves as a
        meeting point for guests and unfold on the second level to surround the
        terrace seating at Mastro's Ocean Club. Crystals also features
        "changeable artwork" in the way of abstract hanging gardens,
        flower carpet and more. As the seasons change, so is the artwork, and
        all is offset by intriguing murals and water features.
    --  Retailers. Large-format luxury retailers Louis Vuitton, Hermes, Prada,
        Christian Dior, Bulgari, Van Cleef & Arpels, TIFFANY & CO.,
        Mikimoto and Ermenegildo Zegna is among the exceptional brands
        presented under Crystals' multi-faceted canopy of unprecedented
        brilliance. Unique-to-the-market retailers opening their first locations
        in Las Vegas include Tom Ford, Assouline, Kiton, Miu Miu, Paul Smith,
        Porsche Design, de Grisogono, H. Stern, Marni and Boutique Tourbillon.
    --  Dining. Restaurants opening their first Las Vegas locations at Crystals
        include Eva Longoria Parker's BESO and Mastro's Ocean Club,
        joining an exciting new pub concept by Todd English. Wolfgang Puck 
        opens two innovative new restaurant concepts, including a contemporary
        interpretation of a traditional French brasserie with tastes of the
        Mediterranean region. Many more luxury brands and dining concepts will
        be announced at a later date.
    --  Art. In The Park between ARIA and Crystals, guests will find Henry
        Moore's Reclining Connected Forms, 1969-1974, a sculpture inspired
        by the fundamentals of the human experience. Measuring approximately 10
        feet tall and 17 feet long by 7 feet deep, the abstract work of art
        displays a baby wrapped in its mother's embrace. On The Strip near
        Crystals, CityCenter has acquired works by French designer-sculptor
        Francois-Xavier Lalanne. CityCenter showcases three of
        Lalanne's edition of Tourterelle, 1997, a large-scale turtledove
        crafted from aluminum and wood with a seat carved into its body and
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