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    WWF (WWE) Hotel Casino (1999)

    Dante Chazy

    by Dante Chazy

    Concept art video showcasing the proposed WWF Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. WWE sold the property in 1999. "The winning bidder at $10.65 million was the World Wrestling Federation, which planned to level the building and construct a 35-story wrestling-themed hotel and casino. They stripped much of the interior in preparation for demolition, but ultimately decided the site was not big enough. The hotel was open for a short time (including October of 2000, as "Convention Center Drive Hotel." They sold it to Chicago-based Mark IV Realty Group in 2000 for $11.2 million. Mark IV hoped to redevelop the site with 1,000 rooms, but instead remodeled the property with a Greek theme and reopened it as the Greek Isles in 2001. The Greek Isles contracted with Delta Air Lines to house flight crews during layovers"