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The Poker Room At SAHARA Las Vegas Hosts No Limit Hold’em Tournaments Every Weekend

$120 Buy-In Live Tournament Runs Every Saturday And Sunday At 1 PM


SAHARA Las Vegas Poker RoomIn addition to its impressive room features and array of game offerings, the Poker Room at SAHARA Las Vegas is now home to an all-new No-Limit Hold’em Tournament every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.

The weekly tournament features a $120 buy-in and a $100 single rebuy offered until the beginning of the sixth level. Participants must be 21 or over and have a Club 52 card to participate.

Tournament players will receive 20,000 in tournament chips for every $120 buy-in with $100 of each buy-in going directly to the prize pool. Late entries and a single $100 rebuy for 20,000 chips will be allowed until the beginning of the sixth level with 100 percent of each rebuy added to the prize pool. Each level will last 20 minutes with a 10-minute break offered at the completion of every five levels.

The ante will come from the big blind only and will be posted before the big blind. The small blind begins at 100 and will go up beginning at the fourth level. The big blind begins at 100 and will go up each level. There will be 24 levels in total.

Winners will be paid in casino chips or cash. All players and SAHARA team members will be required to wear face masks, and plexi dividers have been added to the tables for safety. There will be a maximum of seven players per table, and guests are encouraged to maintain a safe social distance. A complete list of rules is available at the Poker Room. Registration begins two hours prior to the tournament start time at the Poker Room.

The Poker Room at SAHARA Las Vegas boasts seven tables, a 16-foot by nine-foot LED video wall and five additional screens throughout the room along with food options provided by Northside Café & Chinese Kitchen as well as upscale Mexican eatery Uno Más. Menus are available via a QR code which can be scanned on smartphones. The game chart includes No-Limit Texas Hold’em, Limit Hold’em, Pot-Limit Omaha, 7-card Stud and various mix games with the ability to spread what players are seeking.

The Poker Room at SAHARA Las Vegas offers seven-handed live cash games daily, with promotions held throughout the duration of those games. The room also offers a competitive rake at 10 percent with a $4 max. Players receive $2 in rewards points per hour played in a cash game by signing up to play through Poker Atlas. Points can be redeemed at several of the resort’s restaurants, while Club 52 members are eligible to receive personalized deals and one-of-a-kind access to everything SAHARA Las Vegas has to offer.

SAHARA Las Vegas delivers The Strip’s most personalized and intimate resort experience featuring two rooftop pools and a collection of esteemed restaurants, lounges and entertainment venues. Highlights include the acclaimed Bazaar Meat by José Andrés, Uno Más and Northside Café & Chinese Kitchen. Rest and relax in one of the resort’s 1,615 guest rooms and suites in three distinctive towers including the AAA Four Diamond Alexandria Tower.

The Poker Room expands the recently renovated 60,000 square foot casino floor featuring 600 of the latest slot and video poker machines, 50 classic table games and Infinity – a premium gaming lounge. Table reservations are available through the resort’s “Take a Seat” program, allowing players to reserve their spot for blackjack, roulette and baccarat up to 72 hours in advance. Visit the casino website to make table reservations and reserve your spot.

As the resort industry continues to adapt to a new normal, SAHARA Las Vegas’ boutique size, newly enhanced SAHARA Cares health and sanitization program, and outstanding amenities, make the resort an ideal selection for poker enthusiasts seeking their next getaway or a place to play. For more information about SAHARA Cares, click here.

The Poker Room at SAHARA Las Vegas is open Monday through Friday from 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. and Saturday and Sunday from noon until 2 a.m. Players are encouraged to reserve their seats online. To view current cash games and tournaments for the Poker Room or to register to play, visit Poker Atlas. For more information on SAHARA Las Vegas or to make a reservation, visit the casino homepage.