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South Coast Hotel & Casino

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9777 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV
Alternate Name(s):
  • South Point Hotel & Casino
Purpose(s): Original
Opened: 2005-12-22
Theme: Southern California-themed
Cost: $600 million
Other Size Measure: 60 acres
150,000 sq.ft. Convention Space
660 rooms
80,000 sq.ft. Casino
25-story Hotel Tower
  • Leo A. Daly (Leo A. Daly Planning Engineering Architecture Interiors – Arnie Martinez (Design Architect) for Casino and Hotel Tower)
Owners: Coast Casinos/Boyd Gaming 2004-October 2006
Michael Gaughan October 19, 2006-Present
Description: 16-screen Movie Theater
64-lane bowling alley
4,400-seat Equestrian center
6000-space Parking Garage
2,400 slot machines
60-table gaming pit
300-seat race and sports book
600-seat bingo room
Extra Note: "A Full House: Sin City stacks the deck in designers' favor." By Craig Kellogg. Interior Design v.76 n.3 (2005). ASL File # GEN 68

Andi Reddick. Personal Communication. September 26, 2004. ASL File #: LVA(F) KJA 40

Jones, Chris. “South Coast opens with flair.” Las Vegas Review Journal. 23 December 2005. [Online]. Available:
December 27, 2005. ASL File # LVA (F) LD 24

Smith, Scott. “Coast is clear for Tiberti Casino Project.” Construction Connection, August 2004, 8 & 20. ASL File #: LVA(F) LD 11

“South Coast Hotel and Casino.” Emporis. 2004. [Online]. Available: Accessed February 13, 2005. ASL File #: LVA(F) KJA 34

“Southwest Contractor: 2004 Top Projects Nevada.” Southwest Contractor, June 2005, 38. ASL File #: GEN 49

Stutz, Howard. “Coast Casinos sticks to successful theme for newest property.” Las Vegas Review Journal. 18 December 2005. [Online]. Available:
May 31, 2006. ASL File # LVA (F) LD 26

Stutz, Howard. “Locals Gambling: Say hello to South Coast.” Las Vegas Review Journal. 18 December 2005. [Online]. Available:
May 31, 2006. ASL File # LVA (F) LD 25

Stutz, Howard. “The Strip: Show time for South Coast.” Las Vegas Review Journal. 25 December 2005. [Online]. Available:
May 31, 2006. ASL File # LVA (F) LD 23

Stutz, Howard. "'The Suncoast On Steroids' Supersized South Coast months away from opening." Las Vegas Review-Journal. 20 Sept 2005. [Online]. ASL File #: GEN 100

“The List: Casinos.” Las Vegas Business Press. October 3, 2005. 20-21. ASL File # GEN 148

“Work on New $350 Million South Coast Casino Begins.” Nevada Contractor, May 2004, 13.
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