Bed Bugs Las Vegas

"Bed bugs Las Vegas information including local bed bug news stories, tips on  getting rid of bed bugs and information provided by Nevada and Las Vegas government resources. A list of Las Vegas hotels is provided below where consumers have complained about bedbugs. According to the Nevada Department of Agriculture, there are reports of bed bugs at every economic level of hotel, and from many residences. Since Las Vegas attracts travelers from all over the world, there is a high likelihood that bed bugs will hitch a ride on hotel guests. The key to bringing them home with you is to assume that every hotel has had a bedbug problem. Follow the bedbug travel tips below so that "what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. Advice is also provided for Nevada residents, since local  exterminators have confirmed an increase in the number of bed bug cases. "   

As reported by KTNV Action News 13, Bed bugs Las Vegas  are becoming a problem in the Las Vegas valley.  The report features Alan Squires from Mountain View Pest Control who indicates that they have seen an increase in calls and that "it definitely is becoming a huge problem in this valley." The bedbugregistry lists over 34 Las Vegas hotels as having had a guest reported bed bug problem (see list below).  As mentioned by one exterminator, "finding bed bugs is like pulling the slots lever...it's just back luck. But everyone right now is assuming that everyone has them."

An earlier newscast reported a 500% increase in the number of bed bugs Las Vegas infestations. According to the Southern Nevada Department of Health, they are not considered to be a big problem in the region.

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Dots indicate recent bed bugs las Vegas reports
Source: BedBugRegistry

Tools for Killing Bed Bugs Las Vegas

Multiple products and methods are needed to kill bed bugs Las Vegas infestations.  There are several types of products needed, including:

  • Bed Bug Sprays: Two types of bedbug sprays, and both are needed to the job right.  A knock down spray kills bed bugs and bed bug eggs on contact, but do not provide lasting protection.  A second type of spray is used with a knock down spray that provides lasting protection.
  • Bedbug Dust (also called fossil dust or diatomaceous earth): Natural product that clings to bed bugs, causing death.
  • Mattress and Box Spring Covers: Covers trap any bed bugs and bed bug eggs missed with the spray treatment.
  • Steamer: A hand steamer is an effective weapon, as heat levels above 113F kill both bed bugs and bed bug eggs.

Consider buying a bed bug removal kit such as the one offered by Bed Bug Patrol (organic kit) or an insecticide based bed bug kit. The kits provide all of the products mentioned below and are an economical way to approach the problem. Getting rid of bed bugs is hard work, and having the right products available will help.

See our guide for detailed instructions on eliminating bed bugs.

BedBugs Las Vegas Government Resources

Southern Nevada Health District - Fact sheet on what you need to know about bed bugs.

The entomology department at the Nevada Department of Agriculture will inspect bed bug samples and provide information on how to identify and treat bed bugs. They can be reached at 775-353-3767.

BedBugs Las Vegas - News Stories


Bed Bugs growing problem in parts of the Valley
- 12 Action News Las Vegas

Don't let the bed bugs bite! There are now more of them
- 12 Action News Las Vegas

Bed Bugs Registry Lists Numerous Las Vegas Hotels
- 8 News Now.com

Bed bugs on the rise in U.S., Las Vegas
- News3

Area Hotels Work to Avoid Bed Bugs Bite
- Las Vegas Journal Review: If you have a Las Vegas bed bug story contact reporter Trevon Millard at [email protected]  He's written on bed bug issues such as the one listed above.

Bed Bugs Las Vegas Travel Tips


Hotels along the Las Vegas Strip are aware that bed bugs Las Vegas problems can be a threat to the economy of Las Vegas if proactive steps are not taken.  Since travelers are one of the primary ways bed bugs spread, hotels are being very careful.  They are using bed bug sniffing dogs to check rooms and aggressively treat any problems that they find. That said, it pays to know how to identify a bed bugs las vegas problem.  

How to Inspect a Bed Bugs Las Vegas Hotel Room

Before entering a hotel room, first inspect the mattress.  A clean mattress means that there is little to no chance of bed bugs in the room.  If the mattress has brown fecal spots, then call the manager and do not stay in the room.

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Clean Bed Bug Free Hotel Mattress

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Brown Bed Bug Fecal and Blood Stains on Mattress.  If you  see stains like these, call the manager and ask for another room that is at least 2 floors away from the problem room

Other tips are to keep any luggage off the floor and away from walls.  You can protect clothes by handing them in the shower, buying a bed bug proof luggage liner, or bring Ziploc Big Bags.

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When traveling, keep luggage off the floor and away from walls. Smaller luggage can be protected by packing Ziploc Big Bags

One suggestion is to treat luggage with JTEaton's Luggage Spray before leaving home. This will help to keep bed bugs Las Vegas away from luggage for 3 to 6 weeks. If you are concerned about bed bugs when sleeping, a natural bed bug repellent spray could help, which can be safely applied to your skin before going to sleep.

Bed Bugs Las Vegas Hotels


Given the increase in cases, many Las Vegas hotels are taking proactive steps to avoid bed bugs. For example, the Wynn hotels has it's own canine unit to proactively check for bed bugs. MGM Resorts International, the manager of 25000 Las Vegas hotel rooms has redesigned rooms to minimize the number of places bed bugs can hide.

The following bed bugs Las Vegas Hotel problems  were reported by consumers that have stayed at the hotel.  It's important to note that bed bugs may have been from other sources, and blamed on the hotel.  Also, just about all major hotels that hear of a bed bugs Las Vegas problem will proactively inspect and treat the room.  The best advice is to ask the front desk if there has been a bed bug problem in your room, or in any adjacent room.  Also inspect your room as soon as you check in.

  • Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino
    3535 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
    3925 Giles St Las Vegas, NV
  • Embassy Suites Hotel Las Vegas
    4315 Swenson St Las Vegas, NV
  • Hampton Inn Tropicana
    4975 Industrial Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Bally's Las Vegas
    2313 W Sunset Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Rio Suite Hotel & Casino
    3732 Scripps Dr Las Vegas, NV
  • Travelodge Las Vegas South Strip
    3735 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Hooters Casino Hotel
    115 E Tropicana Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Desert Rose Resort
    5051 Duke Ellington Way Las Vegas, NV
  • Riviera Hotel and Casino
    2901 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Bouchon at the Venetian
    3355 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Marriott JW Las Vegas Resort
    221 N Rampart Blvd Las Vegas, NV
  • Wild Wild West Gambling Hall and Hotel
    3330 W Tropicana Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Encore at Sahara Hotel
    2535 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Palace Station Hotel and Casino
    2411 W Sahara Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Palms Casino Resort
    4321 W Flamingo Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Buzios @ the Rio Hotel
    3700 W Flamingo Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Hilton Grand Vacations Club at the Las Vegas Hilton
    455 Karen Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Las Vegas Hilton
    3000 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Hilton Grand Vacations
    2780 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Econo Lodge Las Vegas
    1150 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino, A Sheraton Hotel
    3667 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • MGM Grand
    3799 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Mirage Hotel and Casino
    3400 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Hotel San Remo
    115 E Tropicana Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Motel 6
    195 E Tropicana Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Gold Coast
    4000 W Flamingo Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Homestead Las Vegas Midtown
    3045 S Maryland Pkwy Las Vegas, NV
  • Americas Best Value Inn-Las Vegas
    167 E Tropicana Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Caesars Palace
    3570 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Flamingo Las Vegas
    3555 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Howard Johnson Las Vegas
    1401 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Paris Las Vegas
    3655 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Mandalay Bay Apartments
    6650 S Sandhill Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Mandalay Bay Convention Center
    3925 Giles St Las Vegas, NV
  • Circus Circus Hotel Casino
    2880 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Excalibur Hotel and Casino
    3850 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Wynn Las Vegas
    3131 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Treasure Island
    3300 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Bellagio
    3600 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Fitzgeralds Casino & Hotel
    301 Fremont St Las Vegas, NV
  • Four Queens Casino and Hotel
    202 Fremont St Las Vegas, NV
  • Plaza Hotel and Casino
    1 S Main St Las Vegas, NV
  • Harrah's Las Vegas
    3475 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino
    129 Fremont St Las Vegas, NV
  • Stratosphere Hotel and Casino
    2000 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • El Cortez Hotel and Casino
    600 Fremont St Las Vegas, NV
  • Signature at MGM Grand
    145 E Harmon Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Mgm Grand Hotel
    5050 Tamarus St Las Vegas, NV
  • Wyndham Grand Desert
    265 E Harmon Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • Terrible's Hotel & Casino
    4100 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Best Western Nellis Motor Inn
    5330 E Craig Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Candlewood Suites Las Vegas
    4034 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Crestwood Suites Las Vegas Flamingo
    2530 E Flamingo Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Best Western Main Street Inn
    1000 N Main St Las Vegas, NV
  • Fairfield Inn Las Vegas Airport
    3850 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Aruba Hotel
    1213 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Ambassador Strip Inn Travelodge
    5075 Koval Ln Las Vegas, NV
  • Excalibur Hotel
    9432 Descending Creek St Las Vegas, NV
  • Monte Carlo Resort
    3770 Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, 89109 Las Vegas, NV
  • Four Seasons Hotel
    3960 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, Nv Las Vegas, NV
  • Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel
    3400 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Super 8 Motel
    4435 Las Vegas Blvd N Las Vegas, NV
  • Tropicana Resort and Casino
    3801 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Venetian Resort Hotel Casino
    3355 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV
  • Luxor Hotel and Casino
    3900 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV
  • The Platinum Hotel and Spa
    211 E Flamingo Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Pasta Palace
    2411 W Sahara Ave Las Vegas, NV
  • World Mark by Wyndham
    8601 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • South Point Hotel Casino and Spa
    9777 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Circus Circus Hotel Casino Theme Park
    2880 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort Spa and Golf, Las Vegas
    221 N Rampart Blvd Las Vegas, NV
  • Ballys
    3645 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino
    3667 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Envy the Steakhouse
    3400 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • The Mirage Hotel & Casino
    3400 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV
  • Sahara Hotel and Casino
    2535 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV
  • Super Eight Motel Las Vegas
    4250 Koval Ln Las Vegas, NV
  • Microtel Inn
    55 E Robindale Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • La Quinta Tech Center
    7101 Cascade Valley Ct Las Vegas, NV
  • Palazzo Resort Hotel & Casino
    3324 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Las Vegas Wedding Chapels
    305 Convention Center Dr Las Vegas, NV
  • The Grandview at Las Vegas
    9940 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV
  • Casino at Monte Carlo
    3770 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV
  • Gold Coast Hotel & Casino
    4000 W Flamingo Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • Embassy Suites Hotel Convention Center Paradise Rd-Las Vegas
    3600 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • El Cortez Hotel & Casino
    600 Fremont St Las Vegas, NV
  • Siegel Suites Corporation
    4823 Boulder Hwy Las Vegas, NV
  • Craig Suites LLC
    5230 E Craig Rd Las Vegas, NV
  • South Cove Apartments
    1525 Fremont St Las Vegas, NV
  • Sin City Hostel
    1208 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV

Finding Experienced Las Vegas and Nevada Bed Bug Pest Control Experts

Treating Las Vegas bed bugs in the home can be expensive.  Professionals cost $1,000 or more, depending on methods used.  Because of this, get more than one quote and use the discussions as an opportunity to get educated on the various bed bug extermination methods.

The easiest way to get multiple quotes from local bed bugs Las Vegas exterminators that are licensed and insured is to check the Service Magic Network (phone 1.877.233.1145). They pre-screen exterminators before they are accepted into the network. The network will provide up to 4 free quotes.

You can also check our bed bugs Las Vegas exterminator database.





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