5 Ways to Beat the Heat in the last days of Las Vegas Summer

With temperatures in Las Vegas averaging from 102-107 degrees in the summer months, finding ways to escape the heat is crucial. When it’s too hot for outdoor activities, you can either save your plans for the cooler months, wait until the sun goes down, or find things to do to beat the heat! Here are 5 ways you can have fun and stay cool this summer: 


Stay Cool by the Pool 

Each of The Hennessy Group’s Las Vegas and Henderson listings have a resort-style pool perfect for keeping cool. Relax in the lounge chairs and take a refreshing swim right outside your room! If you want to experience other pools Vegas has to offer, you can choose between poolside parties with DJs and huge crowds, or zen-relaxed pools with a waiting staff for a peaceful pool day, all located near The Strip! Depending on which apartment complex you reside in, The Strip is a just a short drive away; allowing you to enjoy the peace and quiet of home with the option to experience the nightlife of Las Vegas. 


Spa Day

Prepare for the upcoming work week the right way with these amazing spa resort destinations! If you’re looking for a peaceful and affordable getaway off The Strip, here are some options for you: 

  1. Costa Del Sur Spa and Salon
  2. The Spa and Massage
  3. The Spa at Lakeside 2.0
  4. Massage Envy (Henderson, NV)
  5. Kristin Malone Spa Therapy (Henderson, NV)



Shop until you drop at some of the best shopping centers in Las Vegas. While there are plenty of places to shop on The Strip, there are also several great shopping centers for locals, including: 

  1. The Boulevard Shopping Mall
  2. Container Park (downtown Las Vegas)
  3. Town Square
  4. Galleria at Sunset (Henderson, NV)
  5. The District at Green Valley Ranch (Henderson, NV)


Museums & Art Galleries

Las Vegas is full of culture, and the local museums and art galleries are nothing short of amazing. There are history-filled museums and art galleries that can take your breath away. Stay cool inside and check out some of these fabulous attractions: 

  1. SKYE Art Gallery 
  2. The Mob Museum
  3. Southern Nevada Museum of Fine Art
  4. Metropolitan Gallery, Las Vegas
  5. City Lights Art Gallery (Henderson, NV)


The High Roller Observation Wheel

If you want to experience downtown Las Vegas without the heat, take a ride on the High Roller to leave the streets for an amazing 360 degree view of the entire city! These 28 40-passenger capsules are temperature-controlled, allowing you to see the city in a cool glass pod. These capsules lift you to a breathtaking 550 feet- higher than both the London Eye and the Singapore Flyer. You can walk around the pod, take a seat on a bench, and check out the multimedia screens as you ride! 

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