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Laughlin Travel Guide: 103 reviews and 208 photos
In 1964 Don Laughlin, owner of Las Vegas' 101 Club, flew over Laughlin and offered to buy the property. In less than two years the motel and bar, now called the Riverside Resort, was offering all-you-can-eat chicken dinners for 98 cents, play on 12 slot machines and two live gaming tables. Guest accommodations were available in four of the motel's eight motel rooms. The Laughlin family lived in the other four rooms.
South Pointe was renamed Laughlin when the U.S. Postal Service inspector insisted Don Laughlin give the town a name-any name-in order to receive mail. Don Laughlin recommended the name of Riverside or Casino, but the postal inspector used Laughlin instead.
My only souvenir, a postcard the hotel give you:)
- Pros:Great food, gambling, entertainment, and water sports
- Cons:Hot Hot Hot, during summer:(
- In a nutshell:The Other Vegas:)
There was one night we just didn't want to dine out or dine within the casino. So we ordered pizza delivery and yes,... more travel advice
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