The Venetian Macao is a hotel and casino resort in Macau owned by the Las Vegas Sands corporation. The Venetian Macao is modeled on its sister casino resort in Las Vegas and is the largest single structure hotel building in Asia, The sixth-largest building in the world by area and the largest casino in the world.
It is also home to the second largest Venice in the world, the first being the city of Venice, Italy and the third being The Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Venetian also boasts the largest number of Filipino gondoleers in the world.
The main hotel tower was finished in July 2007 and the resort officially opened on August 28, 2007. The resort has 3,000 suites, 1,200,000 ft² of convention space, 1,600,000 ft² of retail, 550,000 ft² of casino space – with 3400 slot machines and 800 gambling tables and a 15,000 seat arena for entertainment/sports events.
Official Website: venetianmacao.com
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