Comfort Inn & Suites Las Vegas - Nellis
4375 E. Craig Road
Las Vegas, NV 89115
Phone: (702) 982-6700
Fax: (702) 982-6701
4375 E. Craig Road, Las Vegas, NV, US, 89115
- Phone: (702) 982-6700
- Fax: (702) 982-6701
Vegas Water Sports is the perfect place to cool down from the heat of the desert sun while getting your adrenaline pumping. Located half an hour off the Las Vegas strip at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Vegas Water Sports provides guests with guided trips filled with wakesurfing, wakeboarding, kneeboarding, water skiing or tubing.
This golf course is rated one of the best in the United States and best in Nevada by Golf Digest. The par-72 course is surrounded by mature trees and thousands of flowers. The greens are home to Australian wallabies and exotic birds. Originally only for high-rolling guests of MGM Mirage hotel properties, the course now books outside tee times as well. For an exhilarating game in beautiful surroundings, schedule a game here.
This excellent planetarium offers special movie programs with titles such as The Explorers and Sky Watch. The screen features an Evans & Sutherland Digistar 3 hemispheric video projection system that creates virtual realities on the dome surrounding the audience. After night the telescopes at the student observatory will be available for viewing, depending on weather conditions.
This museum displays authentic protective gear from above-ground nuclear tests, photos, models and a wealth of information about the 928 above- and below-ground tests conducted in Nevada from 1951-1992. Volunteers who worked at the Test Site during the blasts are very willing to share their experiences with visitors. A gift shop has T-shirts with mushroom clouds, coffee cups, postcards, videos and the biggest seller, earrings in the shape of Little Boy and Fat Man, the names of the bombs dropped on Nagasaki and Hiroshima.
Get ready for a day of thrills, these buggy tours are a truly an out-of-the-ordinary experience. Whether you're the driver or the passenger you'll be in for an adrenaline-packed ride. You'll be picked you up at your hotel, treated to a crash-course training session, then set loose on the dunes. Choose from single seaters, tandems or even four-person buggies. Cruise around for an hour or go for just a few minutes of heart-pumping action.
Try out a 600-horse power race car on the Las Vegas Motor Speedway at Richard Petty Driving Experience. Qualified professional instructors will prepare you to race solo in a genuine NASCAR Winston Cup-style stock car with speeds of up to 160 miles per hour. In the ride-along program, you ride in a two-seat stock car with a professional driver at high speed. This thrill goes for $99. Other programs prepare you to drive solo for 8-30 laps.
Unique in a city filled with golf courses, this par-71, 6,810-yard course offers a 'country club for a day' experience at fairly reasonable rates. The greens are impeccably manicured, fast and tight. Desert Pines Golf Club also features a lighted, two-tiered, climate-controlled practice center with automated ball-teeing system and state-of-the-art instruction bays. There are also complete banquet and meeting facilities for post-tournament events, meetings or parties.
Pool lounges, the newest concept that is taking Las Vegas by storm, has been taken one step further by Tank. The recently renovated multi-million dollar pool at Golden Nugget Hotel Casino now features a jacuzzi, a tri-level water slide, and 2,00,000 gallon tank with sharks wading through it. For the ultimate experience, take the water slide which goes right through the tank, with the sharks just inches away from you. They also offer swank new cabanas with prior reservations. And the Dive Bar offers the best concoctions in town. Pool in with your friends and head to this pool!
Leave behind the glittering lights of Vegas and explore the dessert on horseback with Cowboy Trail Rides. Real cowboy guides will take you through the beautiful terrain of the Red Rock Canyon. Pick from a fantastic selection of one-and two-hour horseback riding excursions. For a special treat, take the Sunset BBQ Ride where after a ride you enjoy a deluxe western dinner under the stars. Children seven and older are welcome. Transportation to and from the camp is available.
The fairly new Aliante Golf Club gives a professional touch to golfing in Las Vegas. The much-renowned Gary Panks has designed an 18-hole course worthy of champions, strategically planning the greens to give optimum options for shots and moves, that makes the golfing session a thoroughly enjoyable one. With fabulous dining options provided by Aliante Grille, golf parties are common phenomenon at Aliante. Call for reserving tee times.
This par-71, 18-hole facility is owned by Clark County and hosts their annual Amateur Golf Tournament. The Dick Wilson and Joe Lee designed course was built for all skill levels and features some of the same architectural designs as the world renowned Doral, Bay Hill and Callaway Gardens courses. The undulating fairways, lakes and challenging greens of Desert Rose will test all of your shot-making skills. Its beautiful desert setting and the fun character and atmosphere of the course make it one of the area's most popular tournament sites. There is also a driving range, putting green, restaurant and cocktail lounge. Early bird and twilight golf options are available for 9-holes.
Here is another fine Las Vegas course named as one of the 'Top Ten You Can Play' by Golf Magazine. The exceptional facilities are designed to transport players to the British Open without crossing the pond. The challenging holes replicate those found at St. Andrews and Royal Troon. A forecaddy requirement adds to the experience. The par 72 course has four sets of tees with yardage ranging from 5,142 to 7,029. A uniquely beautiful clubhouse hosts a pro shop and Stymie's Pub.