El Rancho Vegas was the very first hotel and casino on the Las Vegas Strip (US 91). It was located at 2500 Las Vegas Boulevard, at the southwest corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara and opened on April 3, 1941. Up until 1942, it was the largest hotel in Las Vegas with 110 rooms. The hotel was destroyed by fire in 1960.
Las Vegas, Nevada, world famous as a resort area, is justly proud of El Rancho Vegas, its first and finest luxury hotel. One of the many attractions at El Rancho Vegas is the beautiful garden area pool where year round swimming is possible because of the temerate desert climate.
EL RANCHO VEGAS, (Americas's Finest Western Hotel) Las Vegas, Nevada... The fun and entertainment capital of the world... all daytime sports and brilliant night life to make Monte Carlo seem dull! "Stop at the Sign of the Windmill" for the time of your life!