$1 Billion Expansion is Planned for Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas

In a $1 billion expansion, The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas is planning to double in size. Initiated by the Morgans Hotel Group, which just bought the hotel, the expansion will add 950 rooms to its existing 700 rooms.

The hotel will also expand its 60,000 sf of meeting space and the add 35,000 more sf of casino space. The expansion project is slated to end in 2009.