MGM Grand

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The MGM Grand opened on December 18, 1993.

The hotel casino is located on the Las Vegas Strip on the corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Tropicana Avenue.

According to hotel industry research firm STR (Smith Travel Research), The MGM Grand has a record 6,198 rooms. It is the world's largest hotel in terms of the number of guest rooms. [1]

The 16,800-seat MGM Grand Garden Arena has held boxing matches involving such boxers as Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao, Oscar De La Hoya, Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson.

According to the Nevada State Athletic Commission, nine of the top ten largest grossing boxing gates in Nevada history took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. [2]