The Best Hotels in Sparks, NV 2024: Where to Stay

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As a premier destination in Sparks, Nevada, we’re not just about the thrill of gaming; we’re about creating unforgettable experiences. That’s why we’re thrilled to guide you through the top two hotels in Sparks for 2024, ensuring your stay is as spectacular as your play.

Whether you’re here to hit the jackpot, explore the scenic beauty of northern Nevada, or simply unwind in style, we’ve narrowed down the top two hotels that promise convenience and comfort. Join us as we explore the best places to stay next time you visit Sparks, NV.

  1. Residence Inn

    300 Legends Bay Drive, Sparks, Nevada, USA, 89434

Discover the ideal stay at the Residence Inn Reno Sparks, perfectly situated for guests of Legends Bay Casino. With its prime location not far from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport and just a short walk from attractions like The Outlets at Legends and Legends Bay Casino, this hotel ensures you’re at the heart of it all. 

Experience the convenience of being close to shopping, dining, and entertainment options, making your visit to Sparks a memorable one. The all-suite accommodations come with fully equipped kitchens, complimentary WiFi, and a hot breakfast, ensuring your stay is as comfortable as it is enjoyable.

The Residence Inn by Marriott Reno Sparks stands out for its extended stay amenities, including complimentary on-site parking with an electric car charging station, making it perfect for guests planning a longer visit. Its pet-friendly policy welcomes all members of your family, and the fitness center keeps your health routine on track. Whether you’re here for leisure, business, or an extended stay, the hotel’s commitment to guest satisfaction makes it the top choice for visitors to Legends Bay Casino, blending convenience with comfort for a truly exceptional experience.

  1. Hampton Inn & Suites

    200 Legends Bay Drive, Sparks, NV 89434

Overlooking the Sparks Marina, the Hampton Inn & Suites Reno Sparks offers guests breathtaking views and a prime location that provides easy access to the area’s top attractions via I-80. This hotel is a gateway to exploring life in Sparks and Reno, including The Outlets at Legends, Legends Bay Casino, and the Galaxy IMAX theater, all within walking distance. 

The Hampton Inn & Suites Reno Sparks caters to guests with a suite of amenities designed for comfort and convenience. Enjoy a refreshing dip in the indoor pool, start your day with a complimentary hot breakfast, and stay connected with free WiFi. Pet-friendly rooms ensure that every member of the family, furry ones included, can experience the warmth of our hospitality. Whether you’re visiting for leisure or business, the hotel’s close proximity to family attractions and shopping centers positions it as an ideal base for all types of visitors, promising a stay that’s as enjoyable as it is convenient.

Exclusive Benefits for Legends Bay Casino Guests

As valued guests of Legends Bay Casino, your experience extends beyond the gaming floor. When you opt for either of our partner accommodations—the Residence Inn or Hampton Inn & Suites— you’ll enjoy exclusive perks and benefits that elevate your stay to new heights:

  • Special Savings: All LB Rewards Members can now enjoy a 15% discount on hotel room rates. Whether you’re a seasoned player or new to the casino, this is our way of showing appreciation for your loyalty.
  • Room Upgrades: For Optimum and Ultimate LB Rewards card holders, we’re pleased to offer room upgrades on their stays at the Residence Inn or Hampton Inn & Suites (subject to availability). Immerse yourself in luxury and comfort with enhanced accommodations that reflect your status as a valued guest.

Travel Tips: Practical Advice for Visitors

Best Times to Visit Sparks:

Sparks, Nevada, is a year-round destination, but each season offers something unique. Summer (June to August) is perfect for exploring the outdoors and enjoying the Sparks Marina. Fall (September to November) offers cooler weather and beautiful autumn colors, ideal for hiking. Winter (December to February) is less crowded and provides easy access to nearby ski resorts. Spring (March to May) brings pleasant weather and the blooming of desert flowers.

Transportation Options:

  • Airport: The closest major airport is the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, located just a short drive from Sparks. Several hotels offer shuttle services, so check with yours ahead of time.
  • Public Transit: The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County provides bus services throughout Sparks and Reno, making it a convenient way to get around.
  • Car Rentals: Available at the airport and throughout the city, renting a car gives you the flexibility to explore at your own pace.
  • Ridesharing: Uber and Lyft operate in the area and can be a convenient way to travel between attractions, especially if you’re not renting a car.

Event Calendar: Upcoming Events in Sparks

Legends Bay Casino Events:
  • Live Music Nights: Every Friday and Saturday night, enjoy live music from local and regional bands at the Bandwagon—perfect way to unwind after a day of exploring.
  • Legendary Promotions: Experience the thrill of added victories with our exclusive LB Rewards promotions. Amplify your Points, unlock Free Play opportunities, or secure one of our fantastic giveaways.
Local Festivals and Events:
  • Star Spangled Sparks: On July 4th, experience one of the region’s largest fireworks displays over the Sparks Marina.
  • Hot August Nights Reno 2024: A week-long classic car festival in August that transforms Sparks into a nostalgic hub of vintage cars and rock n’ roll.
  • Nugget Rib Cook-off 2024: Held over Labor Day weekend, this is one of the most popular events in the area, featuring rib cookers from across the country.
Cultural and Seasonal Events:
  • Farmers Markets: From June to September, the Sparks Farmers Market offers fresh produce, local crafts, and live entertainment.
  • Halloween at the Marina: A family-friendly event with trick-or-treating, costume contests, and pumpkin decorating.

Stay Close, Play More with Legends Bay Casino

Whether you choose the convenience and homely feel of the Residence Inn by Marriot or the scenic tranquility of the Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton, you’re guaranteed a stay that complements the excitement of our casino floor.

Our proximity to these top-rated hotels means you’re right next door to the action or relaxation. Each hotel, with its unique offerings, ensures that whether you’re here for a quick visit or a longer getaway, your time in Sparks is memorable. So, come stay, play, and explore with us at Legends Bay Casino, where your Nevada adventure begins.