DC [ This Message was edited by: Steve Wynn bought the Castaways that year from the Hughes company, ordered it closed and torn down, and announced plans for a new kind of resort for the property. A close up of a hotel room with a nice mural over the bed.
The handcarved Teak Temple, a two story artifice with spiral staircase, was tucked behind the Castaways Casino in a small courtyard, about yards from the entrance to the Sands Hotel, but it could not be seen from there. The Life and Crimes of Moe Dalitz. I have several postcards that show the exterior of the hotel and restaurant and the Tikis that were located out front. Here on business Castaways features a special Hospitality Suite that is perfect for small meetings or entertaining. But within a year, the owners, citing debts, filed for bankruptcy. Dustycajun Tiki Socialite Joined:The Castaways Hotel and Casino, formerly the Showboat Hotel and Casino was a hotel and casino located at the north end of the Boulder Strip in Las Vegas. The final day of the old Showboat-Castaways Hotel Casino. Castaways - Showboat Hotel Casino Implosions - Duration: Lee Y. 2, views · · The implosion.