Sands Regency Casino Hotel

345 North Arlington Ave., Reno, NV 89501 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Downtown Casino in Washoe County
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Based on 304 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor swimming pool
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 2.3%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 833 rooms
  • Check out time: 12:00 PM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 6 meeting rooms

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Verified Reviews of Sands Regency Casino Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Unable to sleep."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
The room was noisy from the refrigerator coming on and off all night and the heating was horrible went from hot to cold constantly.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
10-Mar-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Mar 05 to Fri Mar 06 2020 at a $33.26 average nightly rate.
"five night stay."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Nice stay friendly staff.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
09-Mar-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Mar 04 to Mon Mar 09 2020 at a $57.80 average nightly rate.
"Awesome hotel with great table prices."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Had a blast at the Sands as always. Staff helped me figure out a misspelling on the last name on my players card. They also gave me credit for hours played when we hadn't figured the misspelling yet.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Feb-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Feb 14 to Sun Feb 16 2020 at a $62.01 average nightly rate.
Overall Score5.0/ 5
My partner and I enjoyed our stay very much, the room was very clean with no odor. ..the bed was comfortable. They even have daily BINGO which I enjoyed, we would surely make our next stay in RENO at the SANDS HOTEL.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
13-Nov-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Nov 05 to Thu Nov 07 2019 at a $23.35 average nightly rate.
"No Different"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Same as any other hotel I've stayed at.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Apr-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Apr 15 to Wed Apr 17 2019 at a $39.00 average nightly rate.
"Rooms clean and polite staff at the front desk."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Good Experience
(Group coordinator, booked 20 rooms), from US flag
16-Apr-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Apr 13 to Sun Apr 14 2019 at a $135.00 group rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 304 guest reviews

Property Description

The Sands Regency Casino Hotel in downtown Reno has everything you will ever want in a casino hotel. Fun, affordable and hassle-free!The convenient downtown location is easy to access from the freeway or the airport. The hotel provides plenty of free parking, complimentary airport shuttle plus the largest outdoor pool complex in downtown Reno that features special events throughout the summer. Our three connecting towers feature 833 spacious guest rooms with over 90% non smoking. Restaurants at the hotel are The Buffet at the Sands, The Original Mels Diner, Our new signature restaurant The Copa Bar and Grill plus the Cabana Café. The complimentary health club and Jacuzzi is located on the 17th floor for all guests. We also have a wedding chapel, salon and bike/ski shop on property.The casino is full service with 24 hour action featuring all the latest games, Bingo and Poker. Experience The Sands!

What you need to know

Hotel Features – The Sands Regency Hotel and Casino features more than 800 rooms, casino-style gambling, free airport shuttle service, a full calendar of events, five restaurants, a heated swimming pool, and a 17th-floor health club with stunning views. A full-service wedding chapel adds to the charm of the Sands Regency Hotel and Casino

Guest Rooms – Each room at the Sands Regency Hotel and Casino features two queen beds or one king-size bed, cable TV with premium channels and pay-per-view movies, voice mail, clock radio, hair dryer, climate-controlled air conditioning, and blackout drapes. Refrigerators, irons, and ironing boards are provided upon request.

Perks & Amenities – The full-service health club at the Sands Regency Hotel and Casino features a steam room and sauna, massage rooms, cardio and weight exercise machines, and a 10-person spa tub. There’s also an on-site salon which offers a number of pampering services. Guests can also rent bicycles, skis, and snowboards to take advantage of outdoor activities, while the on-site Agape Wedding Chapel & Flowers can accommodate couples and up to 30 guests for a ceremony performed by a licensed minister. The hotel’s banquet space is available to celebrate afterward with a reception. Free parking is available in the hotel’s lots or garage.

Location – The Sands Regency Hotel and Casino is located just six miles from the Reno-Tahoe Airport, in the center of downtown Reno, close to the Reno Arch and the National Bowling Stadium. There are many dining options on site, including Fuzio Universal Bistro & Steaks, Mel’s Diner, Cabana Café, Arby’s, and The Pipeline Lounge.

Tip - Dogs up to 50 pounds are welcome at Sands Regency Hotel and Casino, for a $15 fee per night and a $50 refundable deposit.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2011
Floors: 17
Rooms: 833
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 650
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 25
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 6 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 12000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 400 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 24 hours
Policies / Expenses
48 hour cancellation
Nightly Parking: free
Typical Group Deposit: $200.00
Total Taxes: 13.50%
Total Misc Fees: $8.99 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 13.50%
City Tax: 3.00 Per Night (As of 8/1/15)
Food and Beverage Tax: 7.73%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 8.99 Per Night (As of July 1, 2014)
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 3.00 Per Stay
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day (to hotel guests)
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day (to hotel guests)
Additional Person Fee: 10.00 Per Person (over double occupancy)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 18.00% (gratuity)
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 9.99 Per Person (Sands Buffet)
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 35.00 Per Item (24 cup canister)
Banquet Soda: 2.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Jacuzzi
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail
  • Wedding Chapel

Airport & Shuttle Information

Reno Tahoe International Airport - 5 miles. Free airport shuttle.

Local Shuttle Info: Once an hour on the top of the hour from 6am to 11pm

Pet Friendly?

Yes! Pets are allowed.
We do allow pets under 40 pounds. There is a nightly fee

Previously known as:
Sands Regency Hotel & Casino

Seasonality and Projections at Sands Regency Casino Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Sands Regency Casino Hotel

This graph illustrates fluctuations of sleeping room prices for both group/meeting prices and the most competitive individual traveler prices our system could find at the time the group offer was submitted. The most competitive group discount displayed is 9.4% in the month of December 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $120 in the month of May 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Sands Regency Casino Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Sands Regency Casino Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Sands Regency Casino Hotel.

Feel free to use the Sands Regency Casino Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Reno event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Sands Ballroom 104 x 46 x 11 4784--/39827928824020011530/24500700478
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Sands Ballroom

Room Type:
Total Size:
4784 Sq. Mi
104 x 46 x 11 Ft.
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Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

FAQs about Sands Regency Casino Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Sands Regency Casino Hotel have?

There are 833 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Sands Regency Casino Hotel?

Yes, they have 6 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Is there a gym at Sands Regency Casino Hotel?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there room service at Sands Regency Casino Hotel?

Yes. Room service could have been improved. Most guests complained about the room service.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there shuttle service?

Yes. Reno Tahoe International Airport - 5 miles. Free airport shuttle. Good shuttle service. Most guests were happy with the shuttle service.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Complaints about minibars and kitchenettes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Most guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Bar service is acceptable. Bar service was average, according to 62%.

Is there a pool at Sands Regency Casino Hotel?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..


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