Circus Circus Reno - Resort Hotel Casino

What to expect: The circus is always in town at this family-friendly hotel in downtown Reno. Although its fun-loving theme attracts a large leisure crowd, business travelers use the hotel's convention center, meeting rooms, and business center during the week. If you're here with kids - Circus Circus is a favorite with children and families alike. Plus, it's connected via climate controlled walkways to the El Dorado hotel and Silver Legacy, both of which offer numerous great restaurants and nightclubs.

Amenity highlights: The Big Top, where the likes of the Moscow Circus, Cirque du Soleil, and Ringling Brothers have performed, is the heart of this hotel. Acrobats, aerialists, jugglers, and clowns present free shows daily. The surrounding Midway features 33 classic carnival games, while guests looking for more serious challenges head for the hotel's brand new fitness center. Guests have use of a neighboring health spa, outdoor pool, and sundeck for a small fee.


This hotel offers 1,572 guestrooms in two towers, connected by monorail shuttle and sky bridge. Views are of the mountain or city. Vintage-style European circus décor includes rich fabrics; antique-style furniture; granite accents. Coffee/tea makers are available upon request.

In addition to the Circus Stage and Midway, the hotel has a video arcade with 77 games and a classic candy store packed with handmade sweets and popcorn. For kids of the adult variety, there's a 24-hour 65,000-square-foot casino, with 1,600 gaming machines, as well as six restaurants, and a fitness center.

Valet parking:

Valet parking is complimentary plus gratuity. Secured parking garage with in/out privileges.

Self parking:

Self parking is complimentary. Secured parking garage with in/out privileges.

Circus-Circus Hotel Reno Review