Wyndham Desert Blue

  • Best for kids because: Easygoing and spacious, plenty of room for the whole family
  • Parent's night out options: Cocktails, a trip to The Strip to see a show
  • Family things to do: Swimming, relaxing by the fire pit
  • What we like: Off-Strip but very close, non-smoking, no casino, spacious
  • What we don't like: No on-sight entertainment, only one on-sight restaurant

Location Location Location

The Wyndham Desert Blue is located off the north end of the Strip on Twain Avenue, almost due west of the Venetian and the Las Vegas Freeway. It’s approximately a 15-minute drive from McCarran International Airport.

The Wyndham Desert Blue Resort offers a daily complimentary shuttle service to the Rio.

What's IN and NOT IN the Room


  • Internet
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Washer & dryer
  • Kitchenette
  • Large-screen TV
  • Dining area
  • Coffee maker


  • Makeup mirror

Rooms start at 470 square feet with a studio layout and one king-sized bed. One-bedroom suites start at 557 square feet, with one king bed and a queen-sized sleeper sofa.

The Wyndham Desert Blue Resort uses green housekeeping practices to reduce their carbon footprint, so short stays do not include full housekeeping services. Contact the front desk for fresh towels and trash removal. Daily housekeeping is available upon request, for a fee.

Check-in time is 4:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.

Things to do at Wyndham Desert Blue


Your family will love the two spacious outdoor pools! Cabanas are available for rent. In addition to regular swimming pools, the Wyndham Desert Blue Resort also has two outdoor hot tubs and a splash pad for kids that features fountains and geysers for even more fun!

Seasonal hours may apply.

Relaxing by the Fire Pit

Take in the great outdoors from the comfort of the Resort!

Game Time

There’s a well-stocked game room with all-ages options. Shoot the breeze with a great game of pool! Contact the front desk for hours and more information.

Things to do near Wyndham Desert Blue

VooDoo Zipline at The Rio

VooDoo Zipline at The Rio

Great for families with older kids! Get your thrill fix by speeding down the zipline between the tops of the Rio Hotel’s Masquerade and Ipanema towers. Two at a time, riders soar high and see Las Vegas as never before, at speeds of up to 33 miles per hour. Kids must be 48 inches tall to ride.

The VooDoo Zipline is open daily from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM.

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat at Mirage

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat at Mirage

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat is one of Las Vegas’s most enduring attractions. Their trademark white lions and tigers live an enchanted life with the finest care, while bottlenose dolphins enjoy a merry life in their aquatic enclosure. This is an unforgettable experience perfect for all ages, as educational and entertaining as Siegfried & Roy themselves.

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat is open daily from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Fall of Atlantis at Caesars Palace Forum Shops

This free animatronic show brings the legendary City of Atlantis to life right in the heart of a premier shopping destination! Bring the kids and watch them be enthralled by special effects, pyrotechnics, even a dragon! While some aspects may seem over-the-top for adults, we recommend embracing the silliness!

The show starts at the top of the hour every hour from 11 AM to 10 PM.

Child-Friendly Restaurants

While there’s an on-sight snack bar with cocktails, the Wyndham Desert Blue doesn’t offer a lot of dining options. Hop the shuttle to the Rio, though and enjoy some world-class cuisines!

Options at the Rio include Smashburger, Pho Da Nang Vietnamese Kitchen, Hash House A Go Go, All American Bar & Grille, Carnival World Buffet, Guy Fieri's El Burro Borracho, and more.

Childcare at Wyndham Desert Blue

The Wyndham Desert Blue does not have on-sight childcare.

Wyndham Desert Blue Resort Fee

The Wyndham Desert Blue does not charge a daily resort fee.

Summary: Is Wyndham Desert Blue Family-Friendly?

This premium resort is designed to blend luxury, comfort, convenience, and relaxation for your whole family! It’s great for families in search of a Las Vegas experience without all the nightlife trappings. The lack of on-sight entertainment and dining might be off-putting for some families, but if you don’t mind hopping a shuttle or talking public transport, the Wyndham Desert Blue is a wonderful option.